Candy Report
Global Prime Sector

2013

A detailed analysis of the residential Global Prime Sector.

Global demand for ultra-prime property

 

The continued growth in the number of ultra-high-net-worth individuals around the world has fuelled a demand for ultra-prime residential properties in key global cities.

 
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The future for ultra-high-net-worth individuals

 

What does the future hold for UHNWIs around the world and what effect will this have on global prime properties in our four key cities?

 
 
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All in the numbers

 

What are the true costs for overseas buyers and sellers?

 
 
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Focus on London

 

The fundamentals of demand for ultra-prime property in central London are strong for the future so long as London remains a global financial and business centre.

 
 
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Focus on New York

 

Investors looking for income as well as capital growth see the Big Apple increasingly as a good value play, especially if they also see a potential for US economic recovery.

 
 
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Focus on Hong Kong

 

This is the interface for mainland China and the demand from cash-rich buyers has buoyed all sectors of the market with the demand for trophy assets setting global records.

 
 
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Focus on Singapore

 

A strong fully priced market buoyed by a strong economy and one of the highest home ownership rates in the world makes Singapore a firm favourite with overseas buyers.

 
 
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At your leisure

 

It's a mixed performance from global leisure properties.

 
 
 

Key contacts

Yolande Barnes

Yolande Barnes

Director
Residential Research

Savills Margaret Street

+44 (0) 20 7409 8899

 

Jonathan Hewlett

Jonathan Hewlett

Head of London Region
Residential

Savills Sloane Street

+44 (0) 20 7824 9018

 

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