Sotheby’s/Wealth-X UHNWI profile – New York
According to the Luxury Real Estate Report 2015 published by Sotheby’s and Wealth-X, the average UHNWI property owner in New York City is aged 60. 40% derive their fortunes from financial services. 74% are self-made. They have median net worth of US$120mn. Attractions include low interest rates and an ‘entry point’ to the international market. The top country for foreign owners is the UK.
Source : 31 May 2015/Sotheby’s Wealth-X/ New York/ RES