Cyprus Property for Sale
Select Resorts have a fantastic selection of Cyprus Property for Sale. From apartments to villas we are sure to have something to offer whether you are seeking a lifestyle purchase or a sound Cyprus investment property.
If you are looking for overseas property for sale then Select Resorts are here to help.
According to legend, Cyprus is the island where Aphrodite, goddess of love and beauty, was born. Indeed, the lush scenery and sensual delights of this Mediterranean paradise are befitting the birthplace of a goddess.
|Useful Facts About Cyprus|
|Language(s)||Cypriot, Turkish, English|
|Major Airports||Paphos, Larnaca|
Cyprus is the largest island in the eastern Mediterranean and is situated south of Turkey. It is a crossroads between the three continents of Europe, Asia, and Africa, and its rich history has been written by many different civilizations. While exploring this beautiful island, you will stumble upon Roman theatres and villas, Byzantine churches and monasteries, Crusader castles and pre-historic habitats and many other fascinating historical marvels.
Why Buy Property in Cyprus?
Entry into the E.U. in May 2004 brought with it de-regulation, making off-plan property development in Cyprus probably at present, the best investment opportunity in Europe. Restrictions on foreign ownership have now been lifted, greatly improving accessibility to the property Cyprus market. This benefit to overseas buyers has given a 'window of opportunity' presently, of good value prices, forecast to rise rapidly and with stability, both as a result of EU Accession and increase in demand.
There are a number of benefits to owning a property in Cyprus, below are some of them:
- Highly developed technological facilities, recently ranked 3rd in the world for quality.
- A safe and efficient Legal System based on the British System.
- One of the lowest personal and corporate taxation in the world (treaties for double taxation with over 40 countries including UK).
- A lower cost of living than many EU countries including UK.
- A year round warm climate, beach and mountains leisure facilities, excellent scenery, welcoming people, left hand drive, English the 2nd language and a modern infrastructure alongside fascinating history.
The local food here is sensational, including salty halloumi, stuffed vine leaves with lemon and olive oil known as dolmades, and seasoned slow-baked lamb (kleftiko). The nightlife in Cyprus is lively, with many clubs in the main cities hosting all night parties. The summertime party scene in Ayia Napa is the place to be to get the best of the night-time fun. After a late night of drinking and dancing, you can relax in the endless sunshine on one of the picture-perfect beaches.
Nearby Kykkos Monastery is the largest and most famous monastery in Cyprus, founded by the Byzantine emperor Alexios Komnenos in AD 1100. It is beautifully decorated in ornate silver gilt and features a tortoise shell shrine. There are also nine Byzantine churches adorned with murals and paintings, to find in the nearby Troodos Mountains, an official UNESCO World Heritage Site.
You can even ski on the legendary home of the gods, Mount Olympus! The skiing season here lasts from January to mid-March. The summers here are hot, with temperatures in the high 30s being tempered by refreshing sea breezes in the coastal areas. The mild winters still provide adequate snowfall in the interior mountainous regions for good ski conditions.
To find out more about our fabulous Cyprus properties, and bring yourself one step closer to living on Aphrodite's island of beauty, contact us today!