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Building permits top 20,000

Earlier today, the Cyprus Statistical Service (CySTAT) announced that during 2007, the number of dwelling units for which building permits had been authorised topped 20,000 for the first time ever, reaching a staggering 20,486. Although the numbers were slightly down for Nicosia and Paphos, they were up for Limassol, Larnaca – and most notably Famagusta, […]

Cyprus property numbers and costs

The Statistical Service of Cyprus (CySTAT) produces various figures concerning the Cyprus property market. They publish a Construction and Housing statistics report for 2005, and I’ve used this information to construct the chart below. This shows the number of properties completed in each year together with the cost (not price) of construction per square metre […]

Cyprus property statistics: building permits to Oct 2007

The Cyprus Statistical Service (CySTAT) has announced that the number of building permits authorised by the Municipal Authorities and the District Administration offices during October 2007 stood at 797. The total value of these permits reached CYP 144.4 million and the total area 318.1 thousand square metres. These building permits provide for the construction of […]

Cyprus national economic accounts 2007 – provisional estimates

The Cyprus Statistical Service has released its report “National Economic Accounts 2007 (Provisional Estimates)”. A summary of the report follows; the full version is available from the Statistical Service’s website. Main Economic Developments in 2007 The Cyprus economy continued its expansion through the year 2007 at a higher pace, in comparison with the previous year. […]

Famagusta leads the Cyprus property market

FAMAGUSTA (Ammochostos) in eastern Cyprus is the leader in terms of real estate growth according to our analysis of the latest figures on building permits issued by the Cyprus Statistical Service (Cystat). Cut off from the town which now lies in the occupied area of Cyprus, the region of “Free Famagusta” (Ammochostos) has tended be […]

Cyprus Building Permit Statistics: April 2007

Figures just released by the Cyprus Statistical Service show that the number of building permits authorized by the municipal authorities and the District Administration offices during April 2007 stood at 749. The total value of these permits reached CYP 139.5 million and the total area 324.5 thousand square metres. These building permits provide for the […]

Cyprus Building Permit Statistics: March 2007

Figures just released by the Cyprus Statistical Service show that the number of building permits authorized by the municipal authorities and the District Administration offices during March 2007 stood at 986. The total value of these permits reached CYP 170.8 million and the total area 389.0 thousand square metres. These building permits provide for the […]

Cyprus Building Permit Statistics: February 2007

The Cyprus Statistical Service announces that the number of building permits authorised by the municipal authorities and the district administration offices during February 2007 stood at 813. The total value of these permits reached £133.5 million and the total area 299.5 thousand square metres. These building permits provide for the construction of 1,784 dwelling units. […]

Property in Cyprus – Building Permits

The Cyprus Statistical Service has announced that the number of building permits authorised by the Municipal Authorities and the District Administration offices during December 2006 was 772. These permits provided for the construction of 1,258 dwelling units. During 2006, 9,794 building permits were issued of which 7,415 were for dwelling units. Historical figures for Building […]

Price Index of Construction Materials, December 2006

Figures released by the Cyprus Statistical Service show that the Price Index of Construction Materials for December 2006 reached 133.72 units (base year 2000=100.00) recording a marginal increase of 0.03% over the previous month. For the period January – December 2006, the index recorded an increase of 4.98% over the corresponding period of the previous […]

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