135 Real Estate Billionaires Forbes

According to Forbes, due to the value of properties rising globally 15 new people have joined the Forbes list of Billionaires this year. There are now 135 Billionaires globally who derive there wealth from real estate holdings.

Worth noting: 14 of the top 20 Richest real estate billionaires come from the Asian-Pacific region. Of all 135 Billionaires, 21 are from Europe.

When you look at the details Knight Frank’s Global House Price index that tracks prices in 53 countries shows that as of the third quarter of 2013 residential property on a global scale was up 4 percent from the 2008 peak! This means it is 12.7 percent higher than values during the global financial crisis.

Of course, these numbers vary nation to nation and one of the nations at the present time that does not have a fast rising property market is France. So this could be a great opportunity for you to make an investment before the market turns and prices go up.

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