The best way to get an idea of property is costs is simply to use our property search https://www.overseaspropertyforum.com/cyprus/
Also, this post is quite a good guide to all the costs incurred when buying a property in Cyprus – Cyprus Property Buying Guide and Numbeo site for discovering and the cost of living in Cyprus and comparing it to where you live at the moment.
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