Chinese property investors

The election result is already sending out the signals that UK is again the place for overseas property buyers to invest their money, the conservative victory is seen as a confirmation of stability and growth in the high end property market, especially now that the threats of Mansion Tax and Non-Dom status reform have evaporated along with a Labour government.

UK house prices are expected to see another 5 years of growth under the Conservative government, it would appear that the Chinese may take the place of the Russian and Middle Eastern high end property investors especially in London and the south east where in some areas  one in five of buyers are from overseas.

Experts appear to agree that super wealthy Chinese will be the next wave of foreign investors to be buying UK property, the  UK has for a long time been seen as a safe haven for foreign money, so while the Chinese economy appears to be flagging, high net worth indiviuals will be making plans to safeguard their futures and it looks as though London could be first stop.

Allen Walkey

Highly experienced businessman with a successful career in property sales and investment both in the UK and abroad. Now a freelance writer and blogger for the property and Investment Industry, keeping readers up-to-date with changes and events in a rapidly changing world.

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