One in five workers said they would consider moving, either abroad or to another part of Britain, if they were allowed to work from home full time, according to YouGov polling published in September 2020.
If you can go from spending around £4,000 a month on a small three-bed flat exclusive of bills in a big city, to renting a three-bed villa with a pool and ocean views for just £3250 inclusive of bills in paradise, why would you not? Surely the saving of over £1000 can go towards living a better and more fulfilled life?
Of those working from home during the pandemic, 57% said they wanted to continue to do so after the crisis. The research found that this was especially true of people living in cities such as London and New York, where the cost of living is higher.
The average size for a Manhattan, NY apartment is 703 square feet, but this number varies greatly depending on unit type, with cheap and luxury alternatives for houses and apartments alike. Studio apartments are the smallest and most affordable, 1-bedroom apartments are closer to the average, while 2-bedroom apartments and 3-bedroom apartments offer a more generous square footage.
The average rent per month in Manhattan is $4208 for a 703 sq ft apartment!
Property sizes in both Antigua & Barbuda and Barbados are both significantly more generous, not to mention the weather and better access to outdoor activities including the fact that you are literally surrounded by beaches. For US$4250 including bills per month you can get a 3 bed 3 bath villa that is over 3000 sq ft with a pool and beach access compared to a spend of over £6000 excluding bills for a property in Central London and US$10000 in Manhattan, NY.
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