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Lord Jones speaks out on Title Deed saga

In an exclusive interview with the Sunday Mail, British peer Lord Jones of Cheltenham tells of how the powerlessness of those caught in the title deed trap prompted him to act in the House of Lords.

HM Government replies to Title Deed questions

The UK Government has said that it will not close down the UK offices of Cypriot companies selling property unless it receives evidence of illegal behaviour.

HM Government replies to Lord Jones

“Those contemplating buying property in Cyprus must proceed with caution and seek qualified legal advice from a source that is independent from anyone else involved in the transaction.”

Cyprus in court over title deed delays

The landmark case could not have come at a worse time for Cyprus that has celebrated the legal victory against a British couple who have developed land in the Turkish-occupied north owned by a Greek Cypriot refugee and who are being forced to give up their assets in the U.K. as compensation.

Cyprus minister denies ignoring deed issue

According to a statement issued to OPP the Cyprus government has not stated that the measures that are being studied will not concern those who have already bought houses or other buildings. But precisely how the new measures will help is unclear.

Reactions on call for Cyprus ban

Whether or not you agree with Lord Jones’ calls for the UK Government to take positive steps to protect British citizens buying property in Cyprus and put pressure on the Cyprus government to clear up the mess, he certainly seems to have ruffled a few feathers!

UK politician calls for Cyprus ban

Cypriot property companies have described calls by Lord Jones of Cheltenham for their UK offices to be closed and for their presence at exhibitions to banned as “extreme”.

Ban Cyprus property companies and close their UK offices

Lord Jones of Cheltenham has called on the British government to close the UK offices of Cypriot companies selling property and to ban the promotion of Cyprus property at overseas property exhibitions.

Home buyers left in lurch

We’ve all been strung along… the British government… the property buyers… everyone… we were all conned.

Cyprus bombshell rocks their Lordships

The Cyprus Government was ‘economical with the truth’ when it assured the UK Government that it intended to introduce a Bill to address the Title Deed issue affecting thousands of Brits who have invested in property on the island.

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