By George Utley, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Rental prices in Rio de Janeiro have exploded during the past five years, making Zona Sul (South Zone) one of the most expensive areas to live in all of North and South America. Although the upward surge has slowed down, prices are still higher than they were last year, making it tricky to find accommodation in the city's most popular bairros (neighborhoods). This week we examine the market . . .