Latest Headlines

All reports tagged with: "bubble"

Limassol becoming a sky-rise bubble?

Referring to Limassol as “the bubble of towers” Politis suggested that the uncontrolled vertical development is causing headaches to town planners, warning that the town could pay the price of uncontrolled development.

No property bubble in sight

Although the Cyprus Finance Minister does not foresee another property bubble and believes that the downturn of the sector has bottomed out, the ECB believes there will be further price falls.

The recent property boom and bust cycle

The continuous increase in property prices created a false sense of security in Cypriot banks and led to further credit expansion and a real estate “bubble” which burst resulting in a large increase in non-performing loans.

Law of supply and demand will take care of prices

The law of demand and supply will take care of rental and sale prices of property much better than politicians would ever do. The market will adjust to the new economic conditions.

The ballooning Cyprus fiasco

Troika inspectors are swarming over Cyprus to find out how much money the banks would need to deal with their putrefying balance sheets, and how much the government would need to stay afloat.

Banks should offload distressed properties

The banks need to offload billions of Euros of property left on their books by bankrupt developers and offer 100 percent mortgages spread over 40 years, similar to those being offered in Spain.

Another Eurozone country bites the dust

What is unique about Cyprus’ collapsing housing bubble is a title deed scandal of unimaginable proportions. But now this nightmare is unravelling the finances of home buyers, developers, banks, and the government.

Is property in Cyprus overpriced?

In the wake of Cyprus’ remarkable real estate boom many people believe that property on the Island is overpriced. Here is a simple test to see if they are correct.

Concerns over the Cyprus property price index

Concerns have been raised by the Chairman of the Association for the Promotion of Property Developments about the future of the Cyprus Property Price Index and the involvement of the banks in its preparation.

Non-Cypriot demand for property collapses

Demand for properties by non-Cypriots in the first five months of the year has fallen by nearly 80%. Some estate agents believe that a full recovery will not happen before 2012.

Page 1 of 212

Back to top