Shows the buying price, price/rent ratio, rent per month (US$), and gross rental yield (%) for a 2bedroom apartment in the capital city in a central location. For assumptions see below.
This table was last updated in November 2022.
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Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. 
Price/Rent Ratio (x) 
Rent per Month ($ or €) 
Gross Rental Yield 

Hong Kong For
a 130 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 28,570  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 36x  Rent per Month ($) $ 2,149  Gross Rental Yield 2.78% 
United Kingdom For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 26,262  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 16x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,999  Gross Rental Yield 6.21% 
United States For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 17,191  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 16x  Rent per Month ($) $ 2,775  Gross Rental Yield 6.12% 
Israel For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 17,149  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 30x  Rent per Month ($) $ 1,615  Gross Rental Yield 3.30% 
Switzerland For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 16,467  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 34x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,714  Gross Rental Yield 2.94% 
Japan For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 16,322  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 23x  Rent per Month ($) $ 739  Gross Rental Yield 4.38% 
France For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 15,867  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 25x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,441  Gross Rental Yield 3.97% 
Singapore For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 14,373  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 21x  Rent per Month ($) $ 5,075  Gross Rental Yield 4.74% 
Austria For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 11,915  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 31x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,161  Gross Rental Yield 3.18% 
Canada For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 10,947  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 18x  Rent per Month ($) $ 1,706  Gross Rental Yield 5.46% 
India For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 10,932  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 23x  Rent per Month ($) $ 302  Gross Rental Yield 4.44% 
Finland For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 10,386  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 24x  Rent per Month ($) n.a.  Gross Rental Yield 4.16% 
Taiwan For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 10,373  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 48x  Rent per Month ($) $ 984  Gross Rental Yield 2.09% 
Norway For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 10,268  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 28x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,278  Gross Rental Yield 3.62% 
Australia, Sydney For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 8,783  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 19x  Rent per Month ($) $ 2,436  Gross Rental Yield 5.23% 
Sweden For
a sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 8,669  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 22x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,518  Gross Rental Yield 4.63% 
Netherlands For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 8,558  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 20x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,530  Gross Rental Yield 4.90% 
Czech Republic For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 8,293  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 26x  Rent per Month ($) € 928  Gross Rental Yield 3.88% 
Italy For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 8,170  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 16x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,237  Gross Rental Yield 6.26% 
Russia For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 7,818  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 16x  Rent per Month ($) € 602  Gross Rental Yield 6.12% 
Germany For
a 90 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 7,325  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 32x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,145  Gross Rental Yield 3.12% 
Spain For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 6,173  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 18x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,229  Gross Rental Yield 5.57% 
United Arab Emirates For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 5,918  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 18x  Rent per Month ($) $ 2,209  Gross Rental Yield 5.63% 
Luxembourg For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 5,710  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 35x  Rent per Month ($) € 2,550  Gross Rental Yield 2.84% 
Turkey For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 5,680  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 18x  Rent per Month ($) € 418  Gross Rental Yield 5.63% 
Malta For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 5,674  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 22x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,358  Gross Rental Yield 4.55% 
Denmark For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 5,306  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 30x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,516  Gross Rental Yield 3.28% 
New Zealand For
a 200 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 5,272  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 27x  Rent per Month ($) $ 1,250  Gross Rental Yield 3.64% 
Thailand For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 5,266  Price/Rent Ratio (x) n.a.  Rent per Month ($) $ 936  Gross Rental Yield n.a. 
Brazil For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 4,833  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 19x  Rent per Month ($) $ 619  Gross Rental Yield 5.35% 
Portugal For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 4,749  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 19x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,243  Gross Rental Yield 5.20% 
Slovenia For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 4,535  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 24x  Rent per Month ($) € 716  Gross Rental Yield 4.17% 
Greece For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 4,488  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 18x  Rent per Month ($) € 735  Gross Rental Yield 5.41% 
South Africa For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 4,214  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 11x  Rent per Month ($) $ 512  Gross Rental Yield 9.06% 
Estonia For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,956  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 22x  Rent per Month ($) € 842  Gross Rental Yield 4.65% 
Philippines For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,952  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 18x  Rent per Month ($) $ 664  Gross Rental Yield 5.45% 
Belgium For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,932  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 24x  Rent per Month ($) € 956  Gross Rental Yield 4.09% 
Argentina For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,660  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 18x  Rent per Month ($) $ 627  Gross Rental Yield 5.71% 
Andorra For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,615  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 19x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,200  Gross Rental Yield 5.21% 
Slovakia For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,610  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 22x  Rent per Month ($) € 816  Gross Rental Yield 4.63% 
Panama For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,606  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 15x  Rent per Month ($) $ 2,090  Gross Rental Yield 6.68% 
St. Kitts For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,496  Price/Rent Ratio (x) n.a.  Rent per Month ($) n.a.  Gross Rental Yield n.a. 
Ukraine For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,481  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 13x  Rent per Month ($) € 415  Gross Rental Yield 7.43% 
Poland For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,463  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 15x  Rent per Month ($) € 865  Gross Rental Yield 6.88% 
Latvia For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,458  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 15x  Rent per Month ($) € 690  Gross Rental Yield 6.64% 
Malaysia For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,441  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 21x  Rent per Month ($) $ 430  Gross Rental Yield 4.82% 
Chile For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,256  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 20x  Rent per Month ($) $ 550  Gross Rental Yield 4.98% 
US Virgin Islands For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,235  Price/Rent Ratio (x) n.a.  Rent per Month ($) n.a.  Gross Rental Yield n.a. 
Hungary For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 3,119  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 20x  Rent per Month ($) € 454  Gross Rental Yield 4.90% 
Mexico For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 2,834  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 18x  Rent per Month ($) $ 916  Gross Rental Yield 5.48% 
Uruguay For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 2,794  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 18x  Rent per Month ($) $ 747  Gross Rental Yield 5.67% 
Serbia For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 2,776  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 18x  Rent per Month ($) € 525  Gross Rental Yield 5.56% 
Peru For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 2,713  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 18x  Rent per Month ($) $ 938  Gross Rental Yield 5.49% 
Lithuania For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 2,682  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 13x  Rent per Month ($) € 878  Gross Rental Yield 7.81% 
Indonesia For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 2,595  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 17x  Rent per Month ($) $ 382  Gross Rental Yield 5.75% 
Croatia For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 2,453  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 24x  Rent per Month ($) € 540  Gross Rental Yield 4.19% 
Vietnam/HCMC For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 2,280  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 23x  Rent per Month ($) $ 672  Gross Rental Yield 4.31% 
Colombia For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 2,189  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 16x  Rent per Month ($) $ 398  Gross Rental Yield 6.40% 
Romania For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 2,109  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 16x  Rent per Month ($) € 617  Gross Rental Yield 6.16% 
Cyprus For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 2,081  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 21x  Rent per Month ($) € 1,090  Gross Rental Yield 4.70% 
Bulgaria For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 2,062  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 21x  Rent per Month ($) € 450  Gross Rental Yield 4.74% 
Costa Rica For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 1,938  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 16x  Rent per Month ($) $ 1,033  Gross Rental Yield 6.36% 
Montenegro For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 1,736  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 17x  Rent per Month ($) € 633  Gross Rental Yield 5.80% 
Morocco For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 1,549  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 14x  Rent per Month ($) $ 705  Gross Rental Yield 7.23% 
Macedonia For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 1,406  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 19x  Rent per Month ($) € 230  Gross Rental Yield 5.36% 
Ecuador For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 1,320  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 17x  Rent per Month ($) $ 1,094  Gross Rental Yield 5.89% 
Puerto Rico For
a 120 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 1,007  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 13x  Rent per Month ($) n.a.  Gross Rental Yield 7.89% 
Egypt For
a 150 sq. m. property, usually an
apartment.

Buying Price US $ per Sq. M. $ 831  Price/Rent Ratio (x) 19x  Rent per Month ($) $ 443  Gross Rental Yield 5.38% 
Assumptions:
 The Buying Price per Square Metre, the Rent per Month (sq. m.), and the Gross Rental Yield are based on our yields research. Figures are typically based on the average for a 2bedroom apartment in the capital city in a central location.
 The Price/Rent Ratio indicates the years of rent which would be required to buy such an apartment.