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Cypriot Investment Scheme
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Latest news

  • 13 July 2020 Μελέτη για τις περιοχές των Βρετανικών Βάσεων

    Ανακοινώθηκε η περιβαλλοντική μελέτη για... read more

  • 9 July 2020 Cabinet extends town planning incentives

    THE CABINET on Wednesday decided to extend existing town planning incentives... read more

  • 23 June 2020 Historic deal allows property development in British Bases

    CYPRIOTS who own land in non-military areas inside the British Bases will be... read more

  • 9 June 2020 Cyprus beaches have the best water quality in the EU

    Cyprus had the highest proportion of bathing sites with excellent water... read more

  • 28 May 2020 Coronavirus Anastasiades outlines millions to be pumped into the economy updated

    Fortunately, the government is proceeding with helpful measures in order for... read more

Solution found for Evicted Tenants

Malicious tenants save time when faced with eviction.

   

During yesterday's session of the Parliamentary Committee on Legal Affairs, DISY, which tabled a bill amending the Law on Rent so that evictions can be made through express procedures, accepted the amendments proposed by AKEL.

Specifically, AKEL's amendments vary the timetable for evictions of tenants who owe rent to real estate owners. Therefore, tenants will be evicted in two months and tenants in three months. Changes to the legislation will affect properties located within municipalities that were built before 2000. Newer property will have other legislation. Next Friday, the DISY law proposal is expected to go to plenary. 

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The parties have already begun consultations so that the law proposal gets the required majority. It is worth noting that the legislation will enter into force on the date of publication of the law in the Official Journal of the State and will not apply to existing eviction procedures. In particular, the proposal will amend the law on rentals to make the procedures for the recovery of property and the collection of arrears more effective in the event that tenants fail to meet their contractual obligations.

Under the law proposal, if the tenant fails to pay the rent, the full amount and not part, for four months, the landlord can give him a written warning that he will be required to pay off his debts within 21 days. In fact, if the lessee fails to settle the debts after 21 days, the landlord can appeal to the court and begin the eviction proceedings.

It is noted that from the day the eviction process begins, the tenant will have 14 days to show proof that he has paid his debts, otherwise the eviction process will begin. According to the provisions of the proposed law, if the lessee presents proof of payment of his debts, he is entitled to a defense in the eviction procedure.