By Stephanie Foden, Contributing Reporter

SALVADOR, BRAZIL – Good news for anyone looking to buy property in Bahia’s sun-soaked capital: Salvador is among one of the cheapest major cities to purchase real estate in Brazil. According to the March 2013 FipeZap index, Salvador's square meter cost is the fifth least expensive out of the sixteen cities evaluated.

FipeZap’s index tracks the price average of real estate per square meter of major cities in Brazil based on their Internet ad database, with a national overall averaging at R$6,612. Not only is Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here