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International buyers are returning to the UK capital but brokers say more can be done to expedite the trend
Christian Warman, partner at Tedworth Property, agrees that the current taxation rubric is disincentivising.
“Charging people who don’t have a British passport more is just not a good look for this country, which is open to international investment,” he said. “I think the playing field should be balanced.”
To this end, Mr Warman would like to see the same stamp duty rules that apply to domestic buyers apply to second homeowners as well. “