Research has shown Asian buyers are still on a buying spree in the UK even in the face of uncertainty surrounding Brexit, reports the BBC (28 April 2017). According to data from, Chinese enquiries into UK property increased 60 percent over the last 12 months. "A lot of our buyers are the average Chinese mom and pop looking to invest overseas. The large portion is the middle- to upper-middle-class, that's interested in a good stable investment and may be thinking about emigrating or sending their kids to school there," said Su Jong, COO of