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If you can’t trust a lawyer in Cyprus, who can you trust?

If lawyers (and the Cyprus Bar Association) took their responsibilities seriously, the image of Cyprus would remain untarnished and its property industry wouldn’t be in the mess it’s in today.

Getting rid of this wretched Cypriot lawyer

Providing you have settled your account, you can dispense with this woman’s services immediately and get yourself another lawyer. The British High Commission in Nicosia publishes a list of English speaking lawyers you can find by

Cyprus property disputes to be funded by UK investors

Buyers are all too often being mis-sold properties in Cyprus by developers or their agents at UK property fairs or “property seminars”, with Cypriot lawyers sometimes being part of the problem

Cyprus title deed seminar

A Title Deed seminar is being organised by CPAG where courses of action that buyers may take to secure full legal ownership of their property will be discussed.

Misrepresented property and conflicts of interest

What can you do if the property you bought is significantly different to the plans you were shown and your lawyer appears to have a conflict of interest?

Cyprus lawyer at centre of protest replies

FOTOS PITTADJIS, the lawyer at the centre of yesterday’s peaceful protest in Paphos, has given his side of the story concerning allegations made against him to the Cyprus Mail. In an article by Bejay Browne in today’s paper, he said: “I have heard about this demo, and I must say I find it offensive and […]

Cyprus protesters take to the streets

Earlier today a group of around 100 Cypriots and expatriates mounted a peaceful protest outside the new Paphos offices of the law firm Fotos Pittadjis.

Property awarded to couple after legal battle

A BRITISH couple came very close to losing their €680,000 property at Ayia Thekla in Cyprus when their developer sold it to someone else behind their backs. According to Yiannos Georgiades, the couple’s present lawyer, the two Britons set up a company and bought the property in Ayia Thekla, which they planned to rent out. […]

Cyprus property association president on the record

EARLIER this week George Strovolides, president of the Cyprus Land & Property Owners Association (KSIA), was interviewed by Rosie Charalambous on CYBC Radio 2. With so many banks and builders in trouble, are we going to see such a slowdown in the construction sector that some of the mortgages held by banks will claimed if […]

How to reduce your risks when buying off plan

If you’re buying an off-plan property in Cyprus for which Planning and Building permits have not been issued, the easiest way to reduce the risks and protect your interests is to put your stage other payments in escrow until such time as the property developer presents the required permits to your escrow agent.

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