Vietnam is a historically-rich country, featuring beautiful beaches, lush countryside, nice weather, lively culture and low cost of living. You can relocate easily and live comfortably anywhere in the country, thanks to the friendly nature of the Vietnamese. And if you have children, then it should not be hard to find a nice school for your kids. Danang and Ho Chi Minh are the most preferred places when it comes to living in Vietnam.
Danang is a bustling, yet beautiful city, located within 100 miles or 160 km of 3 UNESCO Heritage Sites. These include the ancient towns of Hue and Hoi An, as well as the Hindu ruins of the Champa Kingdom. So, if you are a history buff, then you will enjoy living in this city.
Furthermore, its proximity to several major attraction sites gives its residents an opportunity to enjoy a wide range of spas, restaurants, golf courses as well as various several other amenities.
While it’s more of a cosmopolitan city, Danang doesn’t have the hustle and bustle that you will find in other cities in this country. And regardless of where you choose to live, you will always be surrounded by beauty in Danang. So, how much does it cost to live in Danang?
Renting a 2-bedroom or 3-bedroom Danang apartment in the city center will cost you around 10 million dongs while renting one outside the city center will go for approximately 7,500,00 dong per month.
As for buying apartments, it will cost you around 26,600,000 million dongs per square foot in the city center and approximately 16,600,000 dongs per square foot outside the city center.
Ho Chi Minh Apartment
With over 10 million inhabitants, Ho Chi Minh is a vibrant city with great neighborhoods and several attractions. While it’s divided into 24 districts, the best places to live are District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 7, District 10, and Binh Thanh.
So, how are housing prices like in the city of Ho Chi Minh? While there is high competition for apartment rentals, the prices remain affordable for most people. Renting a one-bedroom apartment within the city will cost you around 12 million dongs while those outside the city go for approximately 8 million dongs.
And if you are looking to purchase a Ho Chi Minh apartment, you are looking at approximately 71 million dongs per square foot if you opt for one in the city center. And if you decide to buy one outside the city center, then you should be ready to spend approximately 31 million dongs per square foot.