A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun - Cyprus

2016 / Episode 7 on 11 January 2016

Episode 7

After years of working hard to make ends meet and putting up with the British weather, Jamie and Jayne Pace have decided to make a better life for themselves. After falling in love with Cyprus on their honeymoon, there was only ever going to be one place they considered making that new start. Laura Hamilton shows them five potential homes for their budget of £55,000.

Property 1:

Two bed penthouse apartment in Paralimni

Boasting spectacular sea views, this two bed, one bathroom apartment is in a quiet location between Paralimni and Dherynia. It has open plan living accommodation, a fitted kitchen and a balcony. On the market with Genesis Real Estates for €78,000.

Property 2:

Two bed apartment in Kapparis

Located on the ground floor, this two bed, one bathroom apartment has an asking price of €88,000. There's a fitted kitchen, open plan living area and large terrace which is partially covered for extra shade. It comes with a covered parking space and is being sold fully furnished. The estate agents are Blue Salt Properties Ltd.

Property 3:

Two bed apartment in Sotera

Promising a more traditional Cypriot home, this apartment in a new development has external stonework which is in keeping with other houses in the area. There's a communal swimming pool and landscaped gardens and the apartment has open plan living areas. Priced at $76,500 with Giovani Developers.

Property 4:

Two bed town house in Avgorou

This two bed town house is located in the new development of Ayia Marina and has two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Downstairs there's an open plan living area and fitted kitchen, and a covered parking area. Outside, there's a terrace and residents can use the communal swimming pool. Giovani Developers are selling the property for €110,000.

Property 5:

Three bed villa in Dherynia

A three bedroomed, three bathroomed villa set on a large plot of land. It has a large kitchen, separate living and dining areas and three good sized bedrooms. The property also has an integrated garage and garden with a water feature. It's on the market with Sold on Cyprus for €240,000