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Hidden mortgage breakthrough

Interior Minister Socratis Hasikos has announced that the government intends to introduce legislation to resolve the ‘hidden mortgage’ problem that leaves thousands of buyers unable to get Title Deeds.

Sweeping powers for taxman

Sweeping new powers for the taxman could further impede the ability of a property buyer to secure the Title Deeds to the property they’ve purchased if the tax debtor fails to settle his tax bill.

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.

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.

Why Title Deed legislation cannot work

The Title Deed legislation under discussion by the Cyprus government cannot work because it fails to address several critical factors; it is nothing more than a planning amnesty designed to protect property developers who have broken the law.

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