Across the globe, experts are anticipating a softening of luxury real estate markets in 2019, with uncertainty spreading among high-net-worth investors. "As we advance into 2019, we are also advancing into a more unsettled situation than at any time since the global financial crisis. Low interest rates have been fueling prime property price inflation, but rates are rising," said Carrie Law, CEO and director of "I don’t think any city in 2019 will see the same kind of outstanding growth we saw in recent years," reports Mansion Global (4 January 2019).