Post-Brexit opportunities for global investors

As property developer Richard Carr predicted, much of the post-Brexit gloom is lifting and many markets are predicting positive outlooks heading into 2017.

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Richard Carr on post-brexit opportunities

Brexit looks set to offer new opportunities

The fluctuations in many markets following the UK’s decision to leave the European Union are beginning to right themselves with the real estate market uncertainly appearing to be shorter lived and less severe than many investors first feared, according to new analysis.

LaSalle Investment Management’s mid-year Investment Strategy report said that the correction in real estate pricing is expected to be largely restricted in the next 18 months, whilst medium term capital inflows into real estate will only be interrupted, not reversed.

Also, besides from the country’s slightly unclear political landscape, given the UK’s ultra-low interest rate and bond yield environment, real estate yields are only expected to increase by 40 to 50 basis points by the end of 2017.

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