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The correlation between home ownership and wealth is self evident. What else could you invest in and enjoy such magnificent returns? Property prices in London have been rising steadily for the last decade and South-West London has been a particularly high area of price growth. Anyone who has bought a home in the capital over the last decade will now be sitting in a property worth three times what they paid for it.

And we do like to like to buy our homes. Compared to some of our European neighbours, we really do have a predilection for home ownership. In a comparison of 18 EU countries by the OECD a few years back, Switzerland and Germany ranked lowest at 38.4% and 41% respectively, compared with 6th-placed UK at 70.7% of homes owned outright or with a mortgage. And south of the river is no different. Read more here…

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