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by pippin
02 Sep 2010 11:10
Forum: Selling Property
Topic: title deeds
Replies: 9
Views: 9493

Re: title deeds

If the developer is no longer trading, one way to resolve the issue would be for all owners in the block to pay the outstanding loan between them. This would amount to about €6.250 each. This is what has happened with other complexes and at least it then means that the owners can apply for their tit...
by pippin
13 Aug 2010 21:05
Forum: General Property Questions
Topic: Bank valuation
Replies: 6
Views: 3939

Re: Bank valuation

The banks don't actually do the valuations themselves. They use registered agents to do the valuations. Unfortunately all too often the agents can't be bothered to get out of their offices and just sit and look at what similar properties are selling for and use that to do the valuation. They then se...
by pippin
01 Dec 2008 21:47
Forum: General Property Questions
Topic: Unique problem with no answer
Replies: 12
Views: 8613

Re: Unique problem with no answer

It is quite common for land which is unused to be used by neighbouring properties, usually as garden area. Could you not fence the area which is in dispute off and apply for permission to do the neccessary work to the house with that area not included. With a plot of the size you mention you should ...
by pippin
04 May 2008 14:02
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member Jackie
Replies: 7
Views: 6569

Re: New Member Jackie

Hi Jackie, I am sorry to hear you are having such a nightmare with your property, but as Nigel says at least you have withheld the monies so that should prompt the developer to do everything he can to sort out the problems. As Nigel suggested it would be a good idea for your mum to look at resales. ...
by pippin
04 May 2008 11:44
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member - Sheila
Replies: 18
Views: 13312

Re: New Member - Sheila

Hi Sheila, Has your contract got a clause which states the maximum cancellation fee is if you decided to sell? Some developers (especially the bigger ones)will charge £10k just for signing the cancellation papers. It only costs about £500 in land registry fees so the developers make thousands of pou...
by pippin
12 Apr 2008 18:31
Forum: Buying Property 'Off-Plan'
Topic: Rightmove website for cyprus??
Replies: 11
Views: 23875

Re: Are you kidding?

hello many thanks for your replies, i have a friend at work that has just purchased a apartment via a consultant and he was very happy with it. I have contacted the same consultant and I being not at all cynical was not that convinced, now before i go any further i am sure that my collegue is very ...
by pippin
08 Apr 2008 19:49
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member
Replies: 2
Views: 3105

Re: New member

Welcome to the forum Pippin and thank you for your comments. I receive quite a few email from people who've signed on the dotted line, returned home and then had second thoughts about their purchase. If only people would take their time and do things sensibly, they could avoid many of the problems....
by pippin
08 Apr 2008 10:49
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member
Replies: 2
Views: 3105

New member

Hi Nigel, I have been following your posts on other forums and been very impressed by the information you give to people. My husband and I have a website marketing property and try to make sure that our clients recieve the best information and are not coerced or bullied into buying a property that i...