The beautiful island of Cyprus has gained popularity as an expat destination with people from all over the globe. Cyprus is home to beaches that stretch on for miles, ruins you can wander through, delicious foods and famous wine. Cyprus has a vast amount of history despite it’s small size. Tax Breaks and Incentives to Home Buyers – The real draw for a number of international luxury home owners is the array of incentives they get from the government, including tax breaks, title deeds at half the price and the opportunity to get an EU Passport.
Foreigners can easily purchase a house or buy land and build a home in this country through Cyprus Real Estate companies such Niron Estates. The price of real estate is quite reasonable compared to the US, UK and many other nations with prices ranging from €90,000. Other very attractive qualities which seam to be a hit with South Africans: Ample sunshine and warm temperatures, Summers last for a minimum of 7 months, starting in early April and lasting until the end of October. The average daytime temperature is around 32ᵒ C during these months and goes up to 40ᵒ C or more inland. Low Crime Rates; it remains one of the safest European countries to live in.
A number of British expats who have been living on the Mediterranean island for years claim that Cyprus’ safety and security levels are much higher than the UK. Great for families. This island is a great place to raise children. Children play outdoors as the overall environment all over the country is generally safe and secure. Healthcare Standards; The healthcare system in the North and South of Cyprus is on par with international standards.
Like in most other places, expats can choose between public and private healthcare. Excellent Quality of Life. Most expats enjoy a higher standard of life as residents of this island since they have a better climate, better healthcare and safety and higher purchasing power than the global average. English Speaking; 90% of the local population speak fluent English), proximity to other countries and the country’s natural beauty. If you are interested finding out more about Cyprus residency and citizenship, please submit your details on the form below and we will send you additional information.
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