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Land wrongly designated as Turkish Cypriot

A British citizen of Turkish Cypriot descent has been awarded thousands of Euros in damages by the Larnaca District Court as the state wrongly designated his land as Turkish Cypriot.

Probe into ‘suspicious’ Turkish Cypriot land deal

The cabinet has decided to appoint an investigative committee to look into the purchase of Turkish Cypriot land in Larnaca following an angry row between the present and former Interior Ministers.

Government approves first ever land swap deal

An unprecedented land swap deal involving the exchange of property between Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot owners of land in the north and south of the island has been approved by the government.

Brit plans to sue Turkish Cypriot properties Guardian

Parts of a 300 donum plot of land at Nisou owned by a British woman have allegedly been given to property developers to build luxury homes, while other parts have been used for warehouses, a garden centre and other business.

Cyprus refugees to get Title Deeds

The government is trying to secure Title Deeds for all refugees living in government-built estates, including those on Turkish Cypriot land, a top official said on Thursday.

Orams decision could open Pandora’s Box

The Court of Appeal decision requiring the Orams to demolish their house in occupied northern Cyprus could open Pandora’s Box enabling Turkish Cypriots to demand compensation for the loss of use of their properties and restitution.

Disneyland-style theme park at Pyla?

The proposed theme park will cover an area of some 600 donums (around 80 hectares) and could be situated in the UN buffer zone that currently separates the Greek & Turkish Cypriot communities.

EU calls for halt to sales of Greek Cypriot property in the north

In Resolution 1628, the Parliamentary Assembly Council of Europe (PACE) has called on the authorities of the Turkish Cypriot community to “put an end to the sales of, and construction on, Greek Cypriot properties in the northern part of Cyprus“. PACE also called on the Turkish Cypriot community to: “confirm their commitment to reunifying Cyprus, […]

Police investigate land fraud

LIMASSOL police have launched a second investigation into a 50-year-old man awaiting trial on charges of fraud, after a 63-year-old pensioner reported he had been swindled out of €5.5 million by the same Limassol contractor. When Louis Sideras, a repatriated British Cypriot, heard that Andreas Sophocleous was awaiting trial on charges of obtaining money under […]

Warning to Cyprus Home Buyers

It has come to my attention that everyone in Cyprus is now talking of property investment and what a great investment it is. A number of people honestly believe that the prices of houses/flats are still low and that they will continue to rise. I am personally tired of hearing this nonsense and feel sorry […]

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