This ratio, calculated by dividing the average house price by the yearly rent, evaluates real estate valuation by indicating the number of years needed to recover the investment. Ideal values are up to 20, with lower numbers suggesting better investment opportunities. Note that this calculation excludes taxes and other purchase or rental costs.

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Last updated June, 2024
Taiwan 46 yrs
Hong Kong 30 yrs
Vietnam 26 yrs
Japan 23 yrs
Singapore 23 yrs
India 23 yrs
Malaysia 19 yrs
Philippines 19 yrs
Indonesia 18 yrs
Thailand 17 yrs
Georgia 13 yrs
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