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What is the average cost of housing in Switzerland?

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If you are thinking about moving to Switzerland, cost of living in probably a key consideration. Expats commented about the cost of housing...

"They were much higher but salary made up for the difference. It was a 3 - 1 difference," explained one expat living in Zurich, Switzerland.

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"Property is expensive, whether you buy or rent. In the cities of Zurich, Geneva, Basel and Bern, prices can be astronomic," said another expat in Olten, Switzerland.

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