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Transfer fee abolition/reduction law published at last!

After nearly a month since MPs voted unanimously to abolish/reduce Property Transfer Fees for a period of six months, the amended law has finally been published in the Cyprus Government Gazette.

An end to greedy developers extorting cancellation fees

The days when greedy property developers could extort contract cancellation fees from purchasers who wished to sell a property in Cyprus before its Title Deed had been issued have come to an end.

We will get your Title Deeds for a price

A number of organisations have contacted buyers who have yet to receive Title Deeds for their property offering to apply for their issuance under the recently passed ‘Town Planning Amnesty’ laws.

New law boost for Cyprus property buyers

Today’s Cyprus Weekly carried a report on the new law passed by parliament earlier this month concerning buyers trapped by developers’ mortgages.

Remaining planning amnesty bills passed

Yesterday Parliament passed the remaining two ‘town planning amnesty’ bills aimed at tackling the estimated 130,000 properties in Cyprus without Title Deeds.

Summary of Cyprus planning amnesty laws revealed

The draughtsman of the original amendments to the Cyprus Immovable Property (Tenure, Registration and Valuation) Law provides a summary of the new laws that were approved by parliament last month.

Commission tells Cyprus to lift property restrictions

The European Commission has acted to ensure that EU nationals have unrestricted access to buy a second home in Cyprus.

Power of Attorney documents – certification & validity

If a Power of Attorney document has not been legally certified in accordance with the laws of Cyprus, it may result in the mortgage of the property being declared null and void according to one of the Island’s leading law firms.

EC replies to legal rulings on Cyprus swimming pools

Antonio Tajani, the European Commissioner for Enterprise & Industry, has replied to a question raised by Arlene McCarthy MEP concerning the licensing of swimming pools in Cyprus and legal proceedings taken by the authorities against some owners.

Majority of Cypriot planning amnesty laws passed

Yesterday the Cypriot Parliament passed the most of the ‘town planning amnesty’ legislation aimed at tackling the morass of properties without Title Deeds in Cyprus.

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