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Are we about to see justice for all?

An article in today’s Sunday Mail Opinion column questions whether the Cypriot authorities have left it too late to repair the damage that has been done to the Island’s image abroad.

Holiday home swimming pool safety

The safety of swimming pools, particularly in buy-to-let holiday homes, in Cyprus is a concern for both the owners of the holiday homes and those who rent them. The European Child Safety Alliance EuroSafe has published a document containing advice on how to protect youngsters in pools.

Dream holiday home nightmare for British couple

It is not only property buyers in the free areas Republic of Cyprus who are at risk of losing their homes if developers fail to service their mortgage debts. Buyers in the Turkish occupied areas of the island have already started to lose their homes as a result of unpaid loans. An omen of things to come in the South?

Developer swaps shares for property in Cyprus

Dolphin Capital Investors, the company that owns the Cyprus developer Aristo, is offering its shareholders a ‘shares for assets’ scheme according to a report in the Overseas Property Professional.

Cyprus property sales: December 2009 report

The number of properties being sold in Cyprus improved marginally last month. However, demand is still very low compared to previous years and some believe the Island’s property market will never return to the heady days of 2007.

Property market report for Cyprus

Falling property sales, which are down by 52% this year compared to last, are impacting employment levels, the inflow of revenue to state coffers, and the island’s economic well being.

Illegal tourist rentals in Cyprus

Official figures reveal that one third of all tourists arriving in Cyprus stay in unlicensed holiday accommodation. The situation is exacerbated by developers who promote their villas and apartments as being suitable for ‘buy to let’ holiday homes.

Cyprus sale achieves €8.8 million

Brave property investors exchanged shares valued at €8.8 million for Cyprus holiday homes. Although somewhat less than the sales target of €50 million, Dolphin MD declared the shares-for-property swap programme a success.

Tax rebate for British second homeowners

Many Britons who let out their European holiday homes could be entitled to a tax rebate under measures announced in April’s budget. However, from next year

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