[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 29, 2017 @ 10:58 AM / by Gerald Abbey

Gladstone, Australia as seen during a recent AIRINC cost of living survey. Photo taken by AIRINC surveyor Oliver Jackson.

The Benefits of Appropriate Accommodations on Assignment

Housing is one of the most costly and visible components of an expatriate compensation package – no other single component has such a direct impact on the well-being of a relocating family.

AIRINC surveys housing in over 400 locations around the globe each year. The following lists were compiled using data collected over the past year to provide a glimpse into international cost differences. All costs converted to USD using the exchange rate at the time of our survey.

Top-10 Least Expensive Cities for Expatriate Rental Housing:

1.  Miri, Malaysia

2.  Bhopal, India

3.  Adana, Turkey

4.  Mbabane, Swaziland

5.  East London, South Africa

6.  Lodz, Poland

7.  Gladstone, Australia 

8.  Grimsby, United Kingdom

9.  Gaborone, Botswana

10. Novomoskovsk, Russia

Want to see the Top-10 Most Expensive Cities? Click below! 

Infographic!

Topics: Expatriate Housing, Data and Infographics