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Question for the Interior Minister

I have paid in full for my house in 2006, the site on which my house is built is now complete, I have a contract drawn up by a Cyprus Bar registered solicitor and lodged with the Land Registry. WHEN CAN I HAVE MY TITLE DEEDS?

Demonstrations against Cyprus banks

CPAG is organising a series of demonstrations in efforts to force the banks in Cyprus to disclose details of mortgages taken out by property developers to those homebuyers who have been duped into buying mortgaged property.

Property group condemns Title Deeds laws

Just how much damage to the economy, the image of Cyprus and people’s lives will have been caused before the Government shoulders its responsibilities and resolves the Title Deeds issue once and for all?

Property buyers at risk as second developer collapses

More people face loosing their homes in Cyprus as a second property developer is liquidated. Buyers of A&G built properties without Title Deeds have been left at the mercy of the banks.

Cyprus divides industry on Title Deed proposals

The Cypriot government’s proposals for tackling the ongoing Title Deeds issue have split the property industry.

Cyprus law reforms are not a cure-all

The legal reforms proposed by the Cyprus Interior Minister Neoclis Sylikiotis are not a cure-all solution to the many Title Deed problems. Those who have been deceived into buying mortgaged property will continue to remain at risk unless the Government acts to protect their interests.

Proposals to untie the Gordian knot

Proposed changes to Cyprus’ antiquated property laws may help existing buyers obtain Title Deeds to properties that have been built illegally But they contain nothing to help those who have been duped into buying mortgaged property and those whose Title Deeds are being held to ransom by unscrupulous property developers.

Cyprus in court over title deed delays

The landmark case could not have come at a worse time for Cyprus that has celebrated the legal victory against a British couple who have developed land in the Turkish-occupied north owned by a Greek Cypriot refugee and who are being forced to give up their assets in the U.K. as compensation.

Bank of Cyprus to cut mortgage rate

The Bank of Cyprus will cut its base mortgage rate by 1% in early June, bringing it down to 4.25%. However, overseas property investors may not benefit from the rate cut as it will only apply to mortgages

Cyprus question raised in Lords

Seeking to end speculation surrounding the Cyprus Government’s promise to resolve the Title Deed problems encountered by thousands of British citizens who have bought property on the island, Lord Jones of Cheltenham has tabled a further written question in the UK House of Lords seeking a progress report on the matter.

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