26 June 2019

Interest in London real estate remains high: Chris Myers writes for RETalk

Chris Myers, Head of International Residential Real Estate, wrote for RETalk Asia highlighting London’s continuing real estate appeal amongst Asian investors. Traditional drivers such as historical links, the prestige of a British education and long-term capital growth have all been strengthened by opportunities arising from Brexit and a weakened Pound.

Chris discusses the strong appeal of British education for Asian parents who are keen to capitalise on property in London, with many developers choosing to vary deposit structures to meet the requirements of international buyers. He also discusses the increasing demand for cheaper units and bulk deals that capitalise on lower commercial rates of SDLT, popular tactics such as accessing super prime developments at low entry values, and the uncertainty around Brexit encouraging investors to keep an eye out on affordability.

The full article is available by clicking here

Buying and selling luxury residential property in a competitive market

The purchase or sale of a high value home requires expert legal advice to manage the complexities involved. Our lawyers are dedicated to sharing their knowledge to enable you to navigate the legal practicalities of buying and selling high value assets.

Forsters' Luxury Residential Property Hub

Our Insights

"Our aim is to allow you to sample more areas of the firm before making your decision on where you want to qualify."
Forsters' Graduate Recruitment Team