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News & events - January 2018

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29 North American locations now feature in the top 100 most expensive cities globally.

Singapore is named the 14th most expensive location in the world for expatriates, down two places from last year.

Hong Kong drops two places to sixth most expensive location in the world for expats to live.

Cost of living in UK cities overtook many in Europe ahead of lockdown.

Six US cities now feature in the top 20 global rankings for rental accommodation, with three now in the top 10.

London’s rental accommodation cost has increased by £121 per month on average

Taipei now the 49th most expensive location in the world for expatriate rent.

Dublin remains the fifth most expensive for rental accommodation in Europe.

Average monthly rent in Singapore is now USD 4 233 per month, an increase of 1.4% from last year.

Average monthly rent in Hong Kong has increased 3.45% to USD 11 318 (HKD 88 750).