31 Aug 2009Blog

Property abroad: Bet on Barbados | This is Money

by Jonathan

Jodi Kidd

The British make up at least 36% of buyers, and Richard Eames, of estate agents Savills, estimates an astonishing 95% of his clients are from the UK.

‘The market is like the South-East of England,’ he says. ‘The high end, which is for properties above £3.2m, is still active, though prices have come down by about 25-30%. That’s mainly because ours is a predominantly UK market, which has been affected by the drop in the pound against the dollar as well as the global downturn.’ Property abroad: Bet on Barbados | This is Money.