Rents in El Salvador compared to Latin America

This comparison presents the median monthly rental prices for a 1-bedroom apartment in the most expensive regions of capital cities or major urban centers, based on our in-house research.

Brazil, Rio De Janeiro $ 2,270
Panama $ 2,090
Mexico, Mexico city $ 1,267
Uruguay, Montevideo $ 847
Colombia, Medellin $ 829
Peru, Lima $ 715
Argentina, Buenos Aires $ 459
Chile, Santiago $ 377

No house price statistics are published in El Salvador. The Centro Nacional de Registros publishes no housing statistics. The Banco Central de Reserva de El Salvador produces good general statistical time-series, which are up to date and nicely displayed. This is an exemplary site for a country of this size. There are also excellent statistics on the financial system and on many other aspects of life in El Salvador at the Superintendencia del Sistema Financiero.