Cost of Living in Morocco
Last updated on Nov 27, 2021
Summary: What is the cost of living in Morocco? Hear what expats, digital nomads and retirees living in Morocco have to say about the cost of housing, health insurance and general living costs.
Is the cost of living in Morocco high?
We asked people how much they someone comfortably live on in Morocco, they wrote:
"I live very carefully, don't drink, don't smoke, so can't answer for anyone else. It depends on lifestyle. My favorites are enjoying the ocean, and a Moroccan mint tea. It also depends on what kind of neighborhood you choose," remarked another expat in Rabat.
Will I save money living in Morocco?
"I knew ahead of time because I had spent time here before, and am moving from another area. Rabat is more expensive because it's the capital," explained one expat living in Rabat.
What is the average cost of housing in Morocco?
If you are thinking about moving to Morocco, cost of living in probably a key consideration. Expats commented about the cost of housing:
"prices right now in morocco are very expensive they might see in a year or two same event that happening in usa and the prices might release some steam," remarked another in Mohammedia .
"Housing costs are less but seem to be increasing all the time. A 4 bed villa with large garden and pool, 9k out of town will cost you about 355,ooo this price includes notaire fees but not estate agents which is another 2.5%," explained one expat.
About the Author
Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.
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- How do I find a place to live in Morocco?
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- What is the average cost of housing in Morocco?
- Should I buy or rent a home in Morocco?
- What should I pack when moving to Morocco?
- What cultural faux pas should I try to avoid making in Morocco?
- Why do people move to Morocco?
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