In 2013 the United Kingdom took about 10,000 transactions with houses valued at more than one million pounds. 2007 record broken: if buyers purchased 8900 expensive real estate. Statistics Land Department proves unprecedented activity in the luxury real estate sector of the UK. With seven out of ten large purchases were made in London, which has long attracted wealthy people from around the world .
In addition to the British capital , analysts distinguish several "hot spots" for the purchase of luxury objects - Harpenden in Hertfordshire , Buckinghamshire Beaconsfield and Henley - on-Thames in Oxfordshire.