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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Monthly Archives: March, 2007

Common Expenses

Last year we took delivery of a new property in Cyprus. It is a holiday flat at Kissonerga in Pathos. A couple of weeks...

The Cyprus Foreign Property Market

In advance of its Real Estate Index, the firm of Antonis Loizou & Associates has released some interesting facts and figures about the Cyprus...

Buying Land in Cyprus

Buying Land in Cyprus Many thanks for the information about the roof for our property in Cyprus. In your reply, you say that our architect...

Capital Gains Tax on the Sale of Property in Cyprus

Due to our increasing age and failing health, my wife and I have decided to sell our property in Cyprus and return to the...

What Sort of Roof Should We Have?

We are planning to build our own home in Cyprus and I understand that you've done the same. We've seen a number of properties and...

Can the Property Developer Do This?

Question I recently put a deposit on property in Cyprus; an apartment in Paphos. It’s a resale property that was bought by the present owners...

Cyprus Warns Foreign Companies to Refrain from Land Deals in North

INTERIOR Minister Neo?lis Silikiotis said that companies which engage in illegal sale or purchase of Greek Cypriot properties in the Turkish occupied north of...

Buying Property in Cyprus – What to Buy?

Whether buyers are looking for new or resale property in Cyprus, the choice and price range seem almost endless. In recent months I’ve seen...

Commonly Owned Buildings

According to law, housing complexes comprising five or more units are required to have an Management Committee that regulates and manages relevant affairs. This includes the insurance of the common parts of the complex (entrance halls, swimming pools, stairwells etc) as well as their maintenance and repair.

Cyprus Home Prices Slightly Up in February 2007

In February, home selling prices in Cyprus recorded a marginal increase of 0.3% over the previous month. The BuySell Home Price Index reached 120.14, bringing...

Cyprus Estate Agents

When buying property in Cyprus, you will invariably come into contact with the odd ‘crook’ who will try to relieve you of your money. Approved...

Planning Permission and Building Permits

Anyone who has dealt with the authorities in Cyprus will appreciate the paperwork and bureaucratic processes involved. But did you know that as many...

Selling your property in Cyprus

In previous articles I’ve stressed the need for buyers to take independent legal advice when buying property in Cyprus. Unfortunately, many buyers fail to...

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Property sales collapse hits all markets

The historic collapse of 80 per cent in property sales in April hit the local and overseas market segments according to statistics from the Department of Lands & Surveys.

Historic collapse of property sales

Property sales in Cyprus have collapsed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic to a level only seen once before when the events of March 2013 made Cyprus a household name around the world.

Building permits maintaining strong growth

The number of building permits authorised in Cyprus during February 2020 provided for the construction of 680 new homes; an increase of 18 per cent compared to February 2019 according to official figures.

Cyprus passport programme under fire again

The Cyprus citizenship by investment programme, which enables well-heeled foreigners to obtain an EU passport for investments of at least €2 million, has come under fire again from the European Union.