Cyprus Property News magazine for overseas buyers & real estate investors

Thursday 16th July 2020

Yearly Archives: 2007

Property Owners Lobby for their Rights

HOME owners have announced the launch of the Cyprus Property Action Group (CPAG), the first-ever organised pressure group set up to lobby for their...

Cyprus Housing Grants for all

The Cyprus Government has published its 2007 housing grants plan which covers locals, as well as all E.U. members. The plan covers large families...

New Group Helps Cyprus Property Buyers & Overseas Investors

A Cyprus property buyers’ action group has recently been established to help Cyprus property buyers. It is a pressure group dedicated to creating awareness...

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...

Cyprus property market heading for crash

Following the patterns recently reported in the Spanish property market that the housing market is on the brink of collapse, Cyprus the destination for...

Issue of Building Permit for Cyprus Property

I have read your book and as I understand it, Planning Permission must be granted before applying for a Building Permit.Is my understanding correct...

Cyprus Property: Getting Right-of-Way

I have a plot which does not have direct access to the public highway; can you advise me how to about getting access to...

Buying Cyprus Property? Beware of Hidden Extras!

CYPRUS is placed 14th out of 37 European countries when it comes to transaction costs in purchasing a house, with buyers needing an extra...

Property Buyers Warning

There are many retired Britons living in Cyprus who prey on the fears (and wallets) of their fellow countrymen. Acting illegally as property middlemen, they...

Financing of Real Estate Acquisitions in Cyprus

Securing finance for the acquisition of real estate is being developing constantly in Cyprus. The financial institutions up to the year 2003 did not look...

Cyprus Home Price Index up 0.8 percent in March

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...

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COVID-19 hits new homes in Cyprus

Permits for the construction of new homes in Cyprus fell by more than a half during April; the second month during which the COVID-19 containment measures continued to apply.

Cyprus’ largest ever housing project will help low-income families

Limassol municipality and the Land Development Corporation (KOAG) reached an official agreement on Thursday regarding the establishment of the largest housing project ever undertaken in Cyprus, worth €100 million.

Corrupt lawyers continue to plunder estates

Corrupt lawyersin Cyprus continue to plunder the estates of their deceased clients by calculating their fees for administering estates on the Cyprus Bar Association's 'Minimum Fee Regulations', which were abolished in 2018

Cyprus house price index up 2.5 per cent

The Cyprus house price index rose by an average of 2.5 per cent in the first quarter of 2020 compared to the previous quarter according to official figures from the Cyprus Statistical Service (CYSTAT)