Why London is the City of Choice for the World's Wealthiest
International home buyers may be benefiting from favourable exchange rates, but that's not the only reason London's so popular with the world's wealthiest.
The allure of the UK to overseas buyers has been apparent for some time and certainly long before we had a home-grown Wimbledon champion, victorious rugby and cricket teams, the birth of a Royal baby and what seems like endless blue skies and hot sunshine!
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