‘London continues to dominate global investment’

COMMENT: London’s continued place at the summit of the global cross-border real estate investment standings, for 2017 year-to-date, provides some interesting evidence on the importance of long-term fundamentals –  including time zone, talent pool, lifestyle, property rights, infrastructure and tax stability – versus short-term political uncertainty.

Of course, Brexit may translate into a long-term fundamental issue, but for now investors continue to take a sanguine view on the outcome.

It would be optimistic, however, to suggest that the impact of leaving the single market (something many continue to strive against) will be