US Has Worlds Hottest Luxury Market

Dated: May 20 2015

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San Francisco holds the lead on global stats based on prices for high-end real estate throughout the world! Due to its booming technology industry it has helped push median asking prices in the area to more than $1 million, according to the Knight Frank Prime Global Cities Index. Home prices have risen 14% in the past 12 months alone, according to the index. The Knight Frank Prime Global Cities Index compares prime residential prices of the to 5% of the market in major global cities. The index provided this list of hottest markets in the world.


1.) San Francisco: 14.3% (price rise)

2.) Bangalore, India: 13.6%

3.) Miami: 12.2%

4.) Vancouver, Canada: 11.8%

5.) Jakarta, Indonesia: 11.2%

6.) Tel Aviv, Israel: 10.2%

7.) Tokyo, Japan: 8.1%

8.) Dublin, Ireland: 8% 

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Terry Ivie

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