London is the capital and the largest city in the United Kingdom. In addition to being an important economic, financial and artistic center in the world, London is renowned for being one of the most beautiful cities on the planet, but also one of the most diversified in terms of population.
London is also a city of history and includes many historic buildings, which today have left a very important residential housing stock.
Georgian house, luxury apartment and luxury condo, have made of London one of the most prestigious and most expensive cities in the world. The London climate perfectly symbolizes the oceanic climate, including regular rainfall throughout the year and a very limited amount of sunshine.
London is also considered as green capital, thanks to the many parks and green spaces that are Hyde Park, St James's Park and Greenwich Park.
Since 2011, the property prices have risen by 29% in the United Kingdom and particularly in London, where prices reached a high record . According to UBS, the Swiss banking industry heavyweight, the risk of a housing bubble is high.
Therefore, in order to stop the price boom, the British government proposed solutions in its real-estate white paper of February 2017.
Besides, because of Brexit, the country may have a lower growth compared to the past years, with a loss of purchasing power for UK residents and a potential inflation rise. This phenomenon may have an impact on housing prices which may increase more slowly in London and which may favour foreign buyers.
London is a vibrant city in the center of the United Kingdom, sprawling over 1500km2, it includes many residential neighborhoods with distinct lifestyles. Discover through our selection, the luxury hotspots of this prestigious city.
Thanks to its multitude of museums, its "so British" landscapes and its famous pubs, United Kingdom is a condensed of all what makes a traveler dream about.
Apart of benefiting from an attractive taxation, this country fosters the entrepreneurial spirit and benefits from an open and flexible labor market. Discover our luxury properties in this famous destination for expatriation.