In Afghanistan’s Capital, Rents Go Through Roof

Old Blog Import

The last tenant paid $500 a month for the place, an amount that now seems decidedly paltry in this city of galloping rents. The current cost is $10,000. … Location, location, location: the usual rules of real estate apply. But who would have thought Kabul, a bombed-out cadaver of a city, was as well situated as Manhattan?”

(NY Times)