What you can buy for the price of a Vancouver home

Vancouver home prices have seen some cooling, but this week, it seems that they’re still too hot for a lot of buyers. According to the MLS Home Price Index, the average price for a detached home in September was $1,029,700. If that sounds pricey to you, you’re not alone. Compared to houses all over the world, buying in Vancouver is a pretty costly venture.

To illustrate the point, Point2 Homes found stunning properties around the world that can be purchased for the average price of a home in Vancouver. Click through to see how far that $1,029,700 can take you if you travel around the world.

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What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Los Angeles, U.S.
2,365-square-foot, entertainer’s home with a pool
4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
(Point2Homes)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Cognac, France
5,328-square-feet, includes a cinema room, pool, and view of Champagne vineyards
6 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms
(Sotheby’s International)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Sochi, Russia
3,200-square-foot, three-storey home
(Onyx Realty Russia)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

San Miguel De Allende, Mexico
6,336-square-feet, comes with swimming pool and large garden including turtle pond
3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
(Sotheby’s International)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Clermont, South Africa
87,123-square-foot property, with two houses on the property
6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
(Century 21)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

São Paulo, Brazil
3,229-square-foot, new home with lots of light
4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms
(VivaReal)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Lisbon, Portugal
1,600-square-feet, terraced home in the heart of the city
3 bedrooms
(Sotheby’s International)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Bucharest, Romania
5,167-square-foot, luxury property with marble and sandstone flooring
8 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms
(Imobiliare)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Bodo, Norway
1,496-square-foot, modern home
3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
(Finn)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Guanacaste, Costa Rica
3,800-square-foot, detached home close to the beach with sunset views
5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
(Point2Homes)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
5,920-square-foot, luxury home with swimming pool
5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms
(Lamudi)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

London, U.K.
Detached home in Waterman’s Square
2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
(Right Move)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Warsaw, Poland
2,895-square-foot, designed to look like traditional Polish manor house
5 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
(Sotheby’s International)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Bodrum, Turkey
3,014-square-foot, luxury home with private beach access
5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms
(Property Turkey)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Gozo, Malta
Sea-view apartment
3 bedrooms
(Sotheby’s International)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Osaka, Japan
1,884-square-foot, two-storey home
2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
(Real Estate)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Santiago de Chile, Chile
4,843-square-foot, Swiss colonial-style home with a pool
5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
(Sotheby’s International)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Canberra, Australia
1,800-square-feet, includes two living areas, pool and spa
4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
(realestate.com.au)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Sant Julia De Loria, Andorra
5,000-square-feet, three-storey villa
3 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
(Sotheby’s)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Malaga, Spain
Penthouse in a luxury complex
3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
(Point2Homes)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Florence, Italy
5,640-square-feet, two-storey villa
6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
(right move)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Dubai, U.A.E.
1,497-square-feet, apartment with marina views
2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
(Property Finder)

What you can buy for the cost of a Vancouver home

Marrakesh, Morocco
6,996-square-feet, desert home overlooking the Atlas mountains
4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
(right move)

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