People sit in the sunshine beside the River Thames in London on July 3, 2020. Photo: AFP People sit in the sunshine beside the River Thames in London on July 3, 2020. Photo: AFP
People sit in the sunshine beside the River Thames in London on July 3, 2020. Photo: AFP

Hongkongers emerge as some of the busiest buyers of UK homes, as they snap up property ahead of exodus by BN(O) passport holders

  • Hongkongers bought £305.6 million of London homes in the first nine months of 2020, ranked second among foreign property buyers behind France and ahead of mainland China, according to research by Astons
  • As many as 6,438 homes totalling £8.1 billion were sold in the first nine months, which translates to £1.26 million for the average home, according to Astons’ data

Topic |   International Property
People sit in the sunshine beside the River Thames in London on July 3, 2020. Photo: AFP People sit in the sunshine beside the River Thames in London on July 3, 2020. Photo: AFP
People sit in the sunshine beside the River Thames in London on July 3, 2020. Photo: AFP
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