There has been a flurry of interest in cities like the Portuguese capital, Lisbon, since the coronavirus outbreak, according to property agents. Photo: SCMP Handout There has been a flurry of interest in cities like the Portuguese capital, Lisbon, since the coronavirus outbreak, according to property agents. Photo: SCMP Handout
There has been a flurry of interest in cities like the Portuguese capital, Lisbon, since the coronavirus outbreak, according to property agents. Photo: SCMP Handout

Hongkongers relish picking up overseas properties on the cheap as currencies slump amid market stampede

  • The Hong Kong currency is trading at the stronger end of its band through the market carnage, courtesy of its decades-old peg to the US dollar
  • The situation is putting deep-pocketed investors on alert just as many are looking to emigrate from the city after months of social unrest in 2019

Topic |   International Property
There has been a flurry of interest in cities like the Portuguese capital, Lisbon, since the coronavirus outbreak, according to property agents. Photo: SCMP Handout There has been a flurry of interest in cities like the Portuguese capital, Lisbon, since the coronavirus outbreak, according to property agents. Photo: SCMP Handout
There has been a flurry of interest in cities like the Portuguese capital, Lisbon, since the coronavirus outbreak, according to property agents. Photo: SCMP Handout
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