Terraced homes in Birmingham, UK. Buying a house in the UK out of Hong Kong can be a daunting task. Photo: Bloomberg
Terraced homes in Birmingham, UK. Buying a house in the UK out of Hong Kong can be a daunting task. Photo: Bloomberg
Raymond Chong
Opinion

Opinion

Concrete Analysis by Raymond Chong

Why Hongkongers looking to settle in the UK should buy a home before they emigrate

  • Getting a UK mortgage is actually easier when you are still in Hong Kong – via the ‘buy-to-let’ route
  • Buyers seeking a mortgage loan after landing in the UK will have to rebuild income proof, credit history from scratch in their applications

Terraced homes in Birmingham, UK. Buying a house in the UK out of Hong Kong can be a daunting task. Photo: Bloomberg
Terraced homes in Birmingham, UK. Buying a house in the UK out of Hong Kong can be a daunting task. Photo: Bloomberg
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