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Why Invest in the UK Property Market?

For APAC investors, the UK property market presents a compelling opportunity for diversification and long-term growth. One of the key attractions is the stability and resilience of the UK property market, which has demonstrated consistent growth over the years. In 2021 alone, property prices surged by 8.6%, showcasing the market’s robustness even in challenging times. Moreover, the UK rental market remains strong, with high demand for rental properties across major cities like London, Manchester, and Birmingham.

Numerous APAC investors consider the UK as a good investment opportunity, with Singapore-based buyers investing an impressive £9.5 billion in the UK’s real estate market, a 120% increase from 2021, and Hong Kong residents own more than 23,000 properties in England and Wales, a dramatic increase from 2,170 homes in 2010.

Rental yields average around 5-6%, offering investors a steady stream of rental income. Additionally, investors benefit from capital appreciation as property prices continue to rise over time. Historically, UK property prices have shown steady growth, outperforming inflation and providing investors with long-term wealth accumulation opportunities.

Moreover, the UK’s transparent and well-regulated property market offers APAC investors peace of mind and confidence in their investments. As the UK continues to attract global talent and investment, investing in UK properties presents an opportunity for APAC investors to capitalise on the country’s economic stability and long-term growth prospects.

Whether you’re considering residential properties, student accommodation, or assisted living properties, we provide insights and resources to help you navigate the dynamic UK property market with confidence. Discover the potential for success and capitalise on the advantages of investing in UK property with us.

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Advantages of the UK Property Market

Only 2% Foreign Stamp Duty

In the United Kingdom, the SDLT is extremely low for foreign buyers compared to certain countries in the APAC Region, such as Singapore (60%). 

14% Rental Growth Forecast (2024-2028)

In addition to stable capital appreciation, UK property market has attractive rental yields and high rental growth forecast.

Strong Legal and Property Rights Protection

Upholding property rights and enforcing contracts efficiently, the UK legal system offers a solid foundation for overseas investors to pursue their goals and maximise returns confidently.

Our Leading Property Investments:

Student Property,Cheltenham Place in Manchester

Student Properties

Cash investments starting at £75,000 delivering 7-10% NET return. These come with a minimum of 3 year fixed rental guarantees.
Find out more about student property investments
Otterbirch Wharf assisted living property

Assisted Living Properties

Cash investments – private health care tenants, rental is central government funded, fixed 25 year period delivering up to 10% NET return. Starting prices from £156,000
Find out more about assisted living investments
Manchester Buildings

Residential Properties

Cash or mortgage investments with a typical NET return of 5-6%. Starting prices from £140,000
Find out more about residential property investments
Rookery manor lodges, Beach views

Luxury Holiday Lets

Cash purchases delivering up to 10% NET return with guaranteed buy-back. Starting prices from £85,000
Find out more about luxury holiday lets investments

Knight Knox & APAC Region

Welcome to Knight Knox. With a 20-year history in the property investment business, we have built a strong track record of success, we have launched over 140 developments with a total value of over £1.2bn and have sold over 11,000 properties to more than 5,500 individual buyers around the world.

Over 30% of our clientele comes from referrals by satisfied past customers. Our ultimate commitment is to deliver exceptional services to our valued clients globally, particularly in the APAC region.

Since 2004, Knight Knox has actively engaged with thousands of clients in the APAC region. Through events, exhibitions, and seminars, we established trustworthy connections, guiding our investors to the most profitable property investment opportunities.

At Knight Knox, we understand the unique needs and preferences of overseas investors, which is why from the moment you make your first enquiry, you will be assigned your own bilingual specialist property consultant who will help you find your ideal investment. Once you’ve found your perfect property, you will be passed over to our aftersales department which will assist you through the conveyancing process. We always strive to give our clients the best advice and ensure that they see the best possible returns on their investments.

Get in touch with us today and let’s start building your investment portfolio together.

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Jessica Wang - Senior Property Consultant (APAC Region)

I’m your trusted partner for property investments in the UK. As a bilingual Sr Property Consultant at Knight Knox, specialising in the APAC region, I understand the unique challenges you face – language barriers, time zone differences, cultural gaps, and concerns about service quality. Please feel free to contact me today if you have additional questions.

Global Insight: Nine years of expertise collaborating with leading property agencies and top developers across China, Malaysia, and the UK.

Professionalism: Holder of an RICS-accredited master’s property investment and management. In-depth knowledge of UK property market trends, regulations, and proactive insights. Focused on maximising your asset profits while minimizing risks.

What Our Clients Have to Say

Read through some of the fantastic reviews that our happy clients have to say about their experiences of investing with Knight Knox.

  • "They were next to me throughout the whole tedious documentation process, patiently reassuring at every step. Commendable service, particularly appreciated by an overseas buyer, such as myself."

    5 stars
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  • "If possible, I would give Knight Knox a ten star rating, for their integrity, honesty, professionalism and kindness shown to myself, especially from Lewis Combe and the other members of the company who reached out with their advice and assistance. It is difficult to trust anyone nowadays, especially when you are located in South Africa..."

    5 stars
    Trustpilot Review
    Hilmar Bosch
  • "As my first property investment, I was nervous about the whole process. Knight Knox staff talked me through it and gave me both direction and advice. The purchase went smoothly and my rental income from my tenanted flat was up and running straight away. Very pleased so far"

    5 stars
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    Paul Dike
  • "A month ago, I have concluded buying my second buy-to-let investment with the same property consultant Knight Knox. I must admit the professionalism and the support Knight Knox shown to me so far is remarkable..."

    5 stars
    Google Review
    Imran Al Akhzami
  • "Right from the start, the Knight Knox team have been extremely helpful in the purchase of our properties in the UK. We started with one, and the transaction was so easy and seamless that we ended up purchasing another. We would highly recommend the Knight Knox team...and in fact we have!"

    5 stars
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    Keith and Kimberley Loder
  • "I would like to thank to Property Consultant James Morris, Client Liaison Manager Suzanne Todd and Customer Relations Consultant Naomi West. I am happy with Knight Knox services - fast responds, doing their best to help..."

    5 stars
    Google Review
    Jakub Kreczetowski
  • "I have had a very positive experience with Knight Knox over the past few years, dealing with Rebecca. They are very professional and responsive. It's always hard to trust people in this business - there are plenty of cowboys around - but I feel very comfortable with Knight Knox and it has been a pleasure working with them."

    5 stars
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    Martin Robertson
  • "Professional and supportive team. The purchase was smooth and pleasant thanks to Rebecca, Naomi, and the Knight Knox team."

    5 stars
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  • "Initially I was daunted by the whole process as I’d never bought from plan, but that all soon changed. There was always someone at the end of the phone line - a human, and a friendly helpful one at that. No question was too small. They made me feel valued. Every single one of the staff I dealt with were simply amazing, approachable and nothing was too much trouble."

    5 stars
    Google Review
    M Dove
  • "Efficient communication throughout without a hint of hard sell."

    5 stars
    Trustpilot Review
    Anand Atmo
  • "I’ve dealt with Knight Knox for the past 5 years in which time I have purchased six properties all of which have given me an excellent return on investment. Knight Knox have always been very helpful and informative throughout the process of buying a property whilst keeping me updated with developments when buying off plan."

    5 stars
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    Stephen Ackers
  • "All the team worked hard to help with my purchase, can't fault their enthusiasm and professional approach."

    5 stars
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