Qataris tipped for London property spree amid crisis
As diplomatic relations between Qatar and its neighbours deteriorates, Qataris investors are expected to look towards London property as a way to mitigate against local political volatility.
Tensions have been sparked in the region as several countries accused Qatar of supporting terrorism in the Gulf region. With potential disruption to local investment opportunities, Qatari investors are expected to look elsewhere, with London being an obvious alternative.
Qatari money has already funded significant development in London, including the Shard skyscraper and the Olympic Village.
To read more about Qatari investment in the London property market, see this article in the Standard