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by celadon
16 Oct 2016 18:52
Forum: General Property Questions
Topic: Build cost
Replies: 7
Views: 4909

Re: Build cost

Nigel , you mention the Architect / surveyor then contractor route which still seems sensible after all these years! Any suggestions on the best architects to go for initially and then Quantity Surveyors would be appreciated?

Thanks

Colin
by celadon
16 Oct 2016 18:45
Forum: Building Custom Homes
Topic: Building a Custom Home in Tala
Replies: 2
Views: 5381

Building a Custom Home in Tala

Having purchased a 500 sq metre plot of land several years ago, i am now in a position to start the process of building a custom made House/Villa. I would appreciate if any advice on the following: 1) Recommended developers who would and have built single custom made homes in the Tala area 2) Recomm...
by celadon
12 Dec 2009 02:35
Forum: General Property Questions
Topic: Developer ceased trading
Replies: 2
Views: 3118

Developer ceased trading

Status Homes Last year i paid a deposit of £3000 for a 1 bed in the vasileon spa development from Status Homes on tomb of the kings in paphos. I have checked the website periodically over last 12 months as i know there was a delay to building due to current economic circumstances. However, website i...
by celadon
15 Jan 2009 10:25
Forum: General Property Questions
Topic: Buying Off plan with Title deeds
Replies: 10
Views: 7452

Re: Buying Off plan with Title deeds

Hi Nigel Thank you once again for your support. Another question, I believe there is a time limit to how long building permission is live on a plot once granted. ie after a certain time it needs to be reapplied for. Is there a risk where it may be refused obviously reducing the value and use of the ...
by celadon
14 Jan 2009 09:32
Forum: General Property Questions
Topic: Buying Off plan with Title deeds
Replies: 10
Views: 7452

Re: Buying Off plan with Title deeds

Hi All Thank you for your advice so far it is much appreciated. Events have moved on and due to the fact i now cannot get a mortgage for love nor money (at least at the terms i would be looking for ) the developer understanding the risk of no sale at all now has agreed to sell me the land with title...
by celadon
10 Dec 2008 01:21
Forum: General Property Questions
Topic: Buying Off plan with Title deeds
Replies: 10
Views: 7452

Re: Buying Off plan with Title deeds

Thank you both for your thoughts. I am looking to progress but also intrigued whether you are aware of the vat slant. When offering to buy villa at €406k + vat total price is €476. If Land bought separately at lets say €140k at non vat (until Jan anyway) the rest €266 is vat able which saves money. ...
by celadon
03 Dec 2008 23:24
Forum: General Property Questions
Topic: Buying Off plan with Title deeds
Replies: 10
Views: 7452

Buying Off plan with Title deeds

Hi I am just in the process of buying an off plan 4 bed villa in Tala. The villa is a 4 bed with 4 bathroom on large plot at 207sq metre covered area at around 440k euros. It is a single plot with a reputable developer ( I have done my due diligence, met the developer and checked other builds). Prob...
by celadon
22 Nov 2008 21:50
Forum: General Property Questions
Topic: Creating a property company
Replies: 1
Views: 2362

Creating a property company

I am it seems a strange entity but am in process of buying an apartment in pathos off plan. I hear only bad news about buying and seem to be the exception but have carried out extensive research and due diligence. Timing is not perfect by any means but the world has to carry on!!It is 3 years away s...
by celadon
31 Oct 2008 10:33
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi
Replies: 2
Views: 3454

Hi

I am new to site but have enjoyed following threads. I am currently in process off buying property in Cyprus, some say i am mad, but i can see the long term benefits. I would be interested in peoples views on using a property company. Has anyone done that and what were your conclusions. Colin