About Cyprus

About Cyprus

Cyprus – Property For Sale In Paphos and Limassol

About Cyprus

Few places have so many positive reasons for property purchase as that of the largest Island state in the Mediterranean. Cyprus’ claim as the island for all seasons is as strong as ever and with the huge amount of investment pouring in from both property investors, and those seeking a relaxing holiday home or a new life abroad, all can be sure of a warm welcome.

The Cyprus property market is as strong as it has ever been, buoyed by the announcement of multi million pound investments in golf courses endorsed by household names such as Tony Jacklin and Nick Faldo, 1000 birth marinas and huge shopping malls, airports doubling in size and the all too familiar orange hue of the low cost airline, bringing ever more tourists and new settlers by the day. Southern Cyprus, the 3rd largest island in the eastern Mediterranean offers forty nine Blue Flag beaches.

Cyprus covers an area of approximately 9,250 square km’s and the population of +/- 800,000. The capital is Nicosia and the other major cities are Paphos, Larnaca and Limassol. Cyprus offers al range of eateries and many hotels to suit all budgets. Each town has large shopping areas to satisfy your every need.

It is a very user-friendly destination to purchase real estate as a result of the strong British influence. Eg. in Cyprus we drive on the left, the electricity is 240 volt, 3 pin sockets (UK type), and most Cypriots speak very good English,. The banking and legal system is also very similar to that of the UK and most road signs are in English and Greek to make travel easier.

Cyprus enjoys a mild Mediterranean climate with long warm summers and short mild winters and with an average of 340 days sunshine each year, you will certainly benefit from that feel good factor this brings. The island offers magnificent beaches, stunning mountains, citrus groves and old stone traditional villages where local traditions are still evident. For the more adventurous there are many activities from mountain trekking, sky diving, horse riding to skiing in the winter and championship style golf courses, Cyprus offers something for everyone.

Cyprus’s hospitality is one of the many reasons why Cyprus is a popular destination to live and holiday. Most vegetables and fruit are grown locally. The Famous Cypriot Meze will ensure you get to taste many local specialities’ in one sitting.

The highly transparent legal system and the established land registry combine to offer the security other emerging markets dream of. The introduction of the Euro proving that the relative cost of property and a high standard of living together with a low cost tax regime offer many benefits to all who choose to stay.

Elite Properties offers a full and comprehensive service to all who wish to purchase property in Cyprus. Being completely independent and with over 10 years experience of dealing with the most reputable developers. Elite Properties have agents specializing in both Investment property and those purchasing for more personal reasons. We have specialist consultants fluent in Greek, English and Russian, all hand picked for their vast knowledge of the market and highly ethical approach to satisfying the clients’ needs.

With so many options guidance is essential, from property on the golf coarse via the bustling established tourist areas to the most idyllic traditional Cypriot villages’ Elite Properties can guide and advise you around the beautiful island of Cyprus, helping you find your perfect place in the sun.