Checklist for Buying a Property in Cyprus

To help give you confidence that you’re covering all the necessary steps when buying property in Cyprus, we have put together the following straightforward checklist of the key things you need to consider.


  To do



  Decide what you are buying, where and why. If necessary            take advice on this.



  Instruct us as your independent lawyer.



  Look at the cost of buying. Fix a budget. Stick to it.



  Investigate finance and think about how to finance deposit.



  Learn about the process of buying



  Look at who should own the property



  View properties / choose a property. Be honest with the              estate agent about what you are looking for – that will save a      lot of time for you and them.



  Survey and valuation



  Send any contract to us to review prior to signature.



  Speak to currency dealer about getting the best rate for your    purchase



  If it is a reservation contract pay a small reservation fee



  Lawyer carries out checks on the property and advises you        on whether it is safe to proceed with the full purchase                 contract



  Payment of Full purchase deposit



  Lawyer deals with purchase



  If you are moving to Cyprus arrange removal company



  Arrange Power of Attorney if needed



  Arrange insurance – contents / buildings / health



  Signature of title deeds and registration at the Land registry



  Make a Cypriot Will and review your English Will



  Arrange for Fiscal representation



  Enjoy a well deserved holiday in your new property



Need help buying property in Cyprus?

Our UK-based team of property lawyers are highly experienced in helping clients to buy and sell property in Cyprus, as well as handling a whole range of related issues, such as advice on Wills and inheritance.

With a thorough understanding of both UK and Cypriot law, we can provide clear, reliable legal guidance in plain English, giving you the confidence to deal effectively with property in Cyprus.

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