Global Mobility News: The latest in housing, tax, and goods & services [2019: Q3]

    Oct 04, 2019 @ 12:00 AM / by Patrick Benedetti

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    Data Points: A selection of AIRINC cost-of-living survey results

    The results are in! Data Points, AIRINC's quarterly newsletter, is now available on our website at 

    Data Points brings you the latest updates from our Housing, Goods & Services, and Tax departments. These highlights are based on our expert international surveys, which are conducted on location by our global data collection team. This quarter’s cost of living surveys were conducted primarily in North America, Central and South America, the Middle East, Africa, and maritime Southeast Asia-Pacific.



    Expatriate Trends & Survey Data Highlights:

    • Rents rising in Neuquen, Argentina; Georgetown, Guyana; and Kitimat BC, Canada
    • Rents dropping in Santa Cruz, Bolivia; Managua, Nicaragua; and Panama City, Panama
    • Rapid and significant devaluation of the Argentine peso against the U.S. dollar
    • Reduction in income tax for Shanghai taxpayers
    • ...and more

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    Topics: Expatriate Housing, International Tax, Goods & Services, Data Points, Data and Infographics, Global Mobility News

    Patrick Benedetti

    Written by Patrick Benedetti

    Patrick joined AIRINC as a cost-of-living researcher in 2003 and has traveled to over 70 countries. He maintains AIRINC's Location Profiles product, produces AIRINC’s quarterly data newsletter “Data Points,” and works with the AIRShare Blog Team. After years co-managing the Housing Team, Patrick most recently joined the Research Team as Senior International Research Manager.