Here’s how much real estate $1M will get you around the world

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So, you’ve got a million dollars burning a hole in your pocket and you’re looking to put a luxury roof over your head? Using data from Knight Frank, this article will you an idea of where in the world you’ll get the most square meters for your lavish outlay.

For those of us with enough funds to invest in luxury property, one of the first considerations will probably be where to buy. Location is everything, but as our infographic shows, it can have a huge effect on how much space you’re able to afford. Those determined on moving to Monaco will probably have to make some concessions. One million dollars will have you living in just 15 square meters. More spacious options would be Dubai with 137, Cape Town with 220, or a truly roomy 256 in São Paulo.

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Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 15 sq. meters/ about 161 sq. feet

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Hong Kong

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 21 sq. meters / about 226 sq. feet

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London

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 31 sq. meters / about 333 sq. feet

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New York City

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 33 sq. meters / about 355 sq. feet

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Singapore

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 35 sq. meters / about 377 sq. feet

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Geneva, Switzerland

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 37 sq. meters / about 398 sq. feet

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Sydney, Australia

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 41 sq. meters / about 441 sq. feet

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Shanghai

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 41 sq. meters / about 452 sq. feet

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Paris

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 41 sq. meters / about 452 sq. feet

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Los Angeles

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 41 sq. meters / about 452 sq. feet

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Beijing

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 56 sq. meters / about 603 sq. feet

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Tokyo

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 64 sq. meters / about 689 sq. feet

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Berlin

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 73 sq. meters / 786 sq. feet

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Miami

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 77 sq. meters / about 829 sq. feet

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Melbourne

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 84 sq. meters / about 904 sq. feet

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Madrid

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 106 sq. meters / about 1,141 sq. feet

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Mumbai, India

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 108 sq. meters / about 1,163 sq. feet

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Dubai

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 137 sq. meters / about 1,475 sq. feet

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Cape Town, South Africa

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 220 sq. meters / about 2,368

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São Paulo, Brazil

Square meters/miles of prime residential property $1M can buy: 256 sq. meters / about 2,756 sq. feet

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