International Real Estate in the South Bay

International Buyers looking for California Real Estate

International buyers come from nearly all over the globe, but five countries account for 53 percent of the reported transactions in a recent study: Canada (23%), China (12%), Mexico (8%), India (5%), and the United Kingdom (5%). There is international activity throughout the country, but the top five states make up 61 percent of the reported purchases: Florida (23%), California (17%), Arizona (9%), Texas (9%), and New York (3%).

Distribution of International Sales in California

Based on the reported transactions, the mean and median prices of international purchases overall were higher compared to purchase prices of domestic buyers. The mean price of an international sale was 64.5 percent higher than all U.S. Existing Home Sales and the median price was 65.2 percent higher than the U.S. Existing Home Sales.

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