Home exchange

Another housing alternative

Home exchange

An alternative to renting is to exchange your home abroad with one in Cyprus for a period.

This way you can experience home living in Cyprus for a relatively small cost and may save yourself the expense of a long-term rental.

Although there’s always an element of risk involved in exchanging your home with another family, most agencies thoroughly vet clients and have a track record of successful swaps. There are home exchange agencies in most countries, although some don’t cover Cyprus. Among those that do are:

The Home Exchange Guide by M. Simon and T. Baker (Poyeen Publishing) gives comprehensive information and advice about home exchange.

This article is an extract from Buying a Home in Cyprus from Survival Books.

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