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Corfu, Greece

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Apartment or House Ownership Budget (for a couple)

Expense Monthly Cost Notes
Mortgage   NA  Not included here as too variable. 
HOA Fees   NA   
Transportation   97  Monthly cost of car ownership (insurance and gasoline). 
Utilities  107  Including gas for cooking (22), electricity with air conditioning use (70), and water (15). 
Cell phone   NA  Included in internet fee. 
Internet   35.40  Including 24 Mbps, unlimited urban and long distance (landline), 300 mobile phone minutes, and 50+ TV channels (Vodafone Greece) 
Cable TV   NA  Included in internet fee. 
Household help  80  Four two-hour maid visits per month; 10 per visit 
Entertainment   400.60  Eating out twice a week at a mid-range, local restaurant: 120.

Drinks twice a week a nearby watering hole: 52.60 (beer: 3.50; glass of wine: 5; bottle of wine: 23).

Movie theater trip twice a month: 28 (tickets: 7 per person). 

Groceries  80 to 160   Betwee20 and 40 euros spent per week on groceries for a couple.  
Gym membership  35  Cost of one monthly membership. 
Medical appointment  50  Cost of one brief exam, paid in cash or with credit or debit. 
TOTAL   885 to 965  Monthly expenses for a couple. 

 

Apartment or House Rental Budget 

 

Expense Monthly Cost Notes
Rent   400  Unfurnished, two-bedroom, comfortable apartment in a desirable part of town. 

 

Penny-Pincher’s Budget (for a couple, bare minimum costs for all) 

 

Expense Monthly Cost Notes
Rent  300  Cheapest part of town; basic one-bedroom rental. 
Transportation   97  Monthly cost of car ownership (insurance and gasoline). 
Utilities  107  Including gas for cooking (22), electricity with air conditioning use (70), and water (15). 
Cell phone   NA  Included in internet fee. 
Internet   35.40  Including 24 Mbps, unlimited urban and long distance (landline), 300 mobile phone minutes, and 50+ TV channels (Vodafone Greece). 
Entertainment   200.60  Eating out twice a week at a mid-range, local restaurant: 120.

Drinks twice a week a nearby watering hole: 52.60 (beer: 3.50; glass of wine: 5; bottle of wine: 23).

Movie theater trip twice a month: 28 (tickets: 7 per person).  

Groceries  60 to 120  Between 15 and 30 euros spent per week on groceries for a couple. 
TOTAL   800 to 860  Monthly expenses for a couple. 

 

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