Knight Frank's High-end Property Show Opens as Realty Developers from Three Continents Gather in Shanghai

Published on 2018-12-10

6th December 2018 (Shanghai) – Knight Frank has successfully hosted the inaugural "Knight Frank Property Show" in Shanghai, China.

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Knight Frank representatives from various parts of the world, realty development representatives from the UK, U.S., Germany, Ireland, Hong Kong and Japan, as well as invited international investors, entrepreneurs, senior executives from financial and banking industries and socialites all gathered on-site.

They gathered together to discuss the latest trends in various realms ranging from international property investment, policy & regulations, wealth management and immigration & studying abroad. In the meantime, they also fielded questions from guests on-site as well as provided investment plans on international property purchase. This Knight Frank pageant is intended to enhance the intercommunication and exchanges of information and trends in the realm of high-end realty investment between various countries and regions. It is also intended to build a robust partnership for China's elite investors and the world's high-end realty brands, in addition to providing a communication platform for global realty investment.

During the day of the show, invited guests personally appreciated and appraised high-end housing products from developed countries and regions including the UK, U.S., Germany, Ireland, Hong Kong and Japan. The array of housing products on display at the show are all highly sought-after, high-end projects with unique characteristics in the world. These housing products, varying in shape and form while coming with unique characteristics, range from mansions at emerging ski resorts, serenely elegant deluxe apartments, exquisite apartments with advantageous locations and proximity to schools, seaside villas, privileged residential estate, to private mansions. Guests were all treated to a one-of-a-kind show experience.

Meanwhile, realty experts from various countries and regions as well as Knight Frank's International Project consultants were also on hand to illustrate to invited guests the characteristics and advantages of concrete, high-end realty projects, investment management, immigration & education as well as associated procedures and plans, in order to create "one-on-one" customized realty purchase and investment plans.

In the ensuing realty keynote forum, realty experts from developed countries and regions such as the UK, U.S., Germany, Ireland, Hong Kong and Japan provided comprehensive data and viewpoint analyses with respect to trends in the high-end urban housing market. These speeches and analyses encompassed investment environments, current situations of economic & social developments and trends, supply and demand for the high-end housing market, price movement of the housing market, population growth and interpretation of policy incentives, etc. Guests in attendance were able to lay their hands on data analyses on the latest situations and trends from these developed countries and regions, while gaining insights into high-end realty investment trends and its value from macro and micro interpretations.

Victoria Garrett, Knight Frank's Head of Residential for Asia Pacific, said "Knight Frank has more than 523 offices in sixty countries spanning six continents, with a powerful global real estate network at its disposal. We pride ourselves on providing clients with professional real estate investment advice and seemless service. We are the World's largest privately owned property consultancy and advise clients across the Globe providing them with trusted advice that means our clients come back to us time and time again and have long term relationships with us. As a globally renowned real estate consultancy, Knight Frank focuses on building a close and sustainable communication platform for global real estate investment between our valued clients and best in class opportunities, be that in the UK, US, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland or Japan to name a few locations. Being globally connected and locally expert with best in class research we are best placed to advice our clients wherever they are looking to invest across our network.

Yi Cheng, Director of International Project Marketing, Knight Frank China, said that “Increasing maturity in global real estate markets means investors for high-end properties have increasingly greater diversity and higher standards in terms of their demands. With diverse channels and increasing cultural literacy, investors' awareness of the global real estate market is on the rise. The Knight Frank global property show hopes to provide a powerful platform for realty investors, allow elite investors to understand the current situations and trends of the global realty market in a more accurate and timely fashion, provide in-depth analyses of the investment value of high-end real estate, help them obtain professional and world-caliber investment suggestions and services swiftly, and drive healthy development for China's high-end real estate market."