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Focus of the Cyprus town planning bills was wrong

The main focus of Cyprus government’s town planning bills was to raise revenues for the state rather than providing a sound legal framework to ensure the immediate issue of Title Deeds.

MEP questions Cyprus swimming pool legal rulings

MEP Arlene McCarthy has called on the EC to ensure unfair legal proceedings against Cyprus swimming pool owners are halted and that the correct European standards are enforced.

Cyprus Title Deed law breakers face stiff penalties

The Cyprus government’s revised Title Deed legislation provides for fines and the possible imprisonment of those found guilty of violating its provisions.

EU real estate agents free to operate in Cyprus

Estate agents from the EU are free to establish themselves and exercise their activities in Cyprus following actions taken by the European Commission.

Double selling fraud: the O’Dwyer judgement

Cyprus cannot afford to delay any recovery of its property sector and the many scandals require urgent, radical treatment – not a sticking plaster, an aspirin and a hope that the patient will simply recover naturally.

Time for a property commissioner

It is time for a property commissioner to be established in Cyprus with executive powers to push the relevant government departments to enact much-delayed property laws.

City law firm to protect Cyprus buyers rights

London law firm Healys LLP has announced it will be working with a leading law firm in Cyprus to advise on claims of mis-selling in the Cyprus property market.

Our View: Title Deed bill is sheer lunacy

The legal changes proposed to protect property buyers from the abusive practices of developers are sheer lunacy and will do nothing to restore overseas investor confidence in the Cyprus property market.

Title Deed bill agreed by deputies

Details of one of the bills designed to resolve the Island’s Title Deed fiasco have been agreed by deputies. This will now be passed to the House of Representatives’ plenum for approval.

Laws to iron out problems with Title Deeds

Parliament is currently in the process of preparing a law in cooperation with the government and banks that will put an end to the current Title Deeds system that has left hundreds of home buyers at the mercy of debt-riddled developers.

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