Research article

Buyer Flows Shape Global Residential Markets

Who is buying where around the world.

While mainstream residential markets are driven by domestic buyers, prime city and ‘retreat’ residential markets are shaped by globally mobile individuals relocating or buying additional homes for business or leisure purposes.

London, New York, Hong Kong and Singapore are the most globally invested, while the Chinese are emerging as the most important source market for global real estate, with capital channelled via Hong Kong and Singapore.

Click on image below to enlarge

Figure 10

FIGURE 10The major international buyer flows shaping prime residential markets

Source: Savills World Research

Other articles within this publication

23 other article(s) in this publication