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Monthly Archives: May, 2007

Apartment Pools Blur Lines between Public and Private

THE INTERIOR Ministry yesterday said they are in the process of drafting a slight change to the law governing public swimming pools on the island of Cyprus.

Remand for Man who Sold House that Wasn’t His

POLICE yesterday issued a four-day remand for 40-year-old Pavlos Kyriacou from Limassol after he tried to sell a house that did not belong to him to a British citizen.

Living in a Cyprus Property with no Title Deeds

I've heard that some people are being taken to court for living in houses without Title Deeds.I'm confused; is this true? If it is...

Choosing your Cyprus Lawyer

Many people buying property in Cyprus, particularly those buying from a property development company, make the fundamental mistake of taking legal advice from a...

The British Mafia in Cyprus – True or False?

By Antonis Loizou, FRICS Antonis Loizou & Associates Ltd Chartered Surveyors Property Valuers - Project Managers May 2007 We submit this article in the press in order for our...

Cyprus Building Permit Statistics: February 2007

The Cyprus Statistical Service announces that the number of building permits authorised by the municipal authorities and the district administration offices during February 2007...

An Oasis in the Search for Title Deeds

THE PROTECTION of the rights of buyers of immovable property in Cyprus constitutes a chaotic and worrying reality. Thousands of bona fide and well-intentioned...

Cyprus Home Price Index up 1.08 percent in April

The index is published monthly by BuySell Cyprus Real Estate, a real estate advertiser. The company started to produce its price index in 2004. It...

Estate Agents Confident that Spanish Property Crisis won’t Affect Cyprus

Estate agents and property specialists have said that the predicted collapse of the Spanish housing market will not affect Cyprus. Paris Zachariades, Executive President of...

Fraud in the Making

Suddenly the Cyprus Ministry of the Interior and the press have realised that a new type of property titles for which we have written...

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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.