What a roller coaster these last few days, weeks, months and years have been.

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Fortunes were reportedly lost and gained in just two minutes either side of the exit poll as the pound jumped almost 3% in seconds and one of the largest ever recorded.

But as the dust settles on Boris Johnson’s euphoric UK parliamentary victory on Friday – who are to be the real winners and losers in European property?

As events of the last three years unfolded, I came to believe that global democracy was being called into doubt just as much as the UK parliament was repeatedly failing to implement the hugely divisive referendum result.

Boris’ can-do attitude of his first election victory speech followed by the more conciliatory tone of Friday’s parliamentary success should give us all good reason to be positive for striking a new balance across the continent.

Goldman Sachs has identified $150bn (€135bn) of global capital ready to flood into the UK economy as a “back-loaded acceleration” in investment. Likewise Knight Frank expects overseas buyers to snap up as much as £50bn (€60bn) of real estate in the coming months.

The mother of parliaments and ultimately global democracy together have spoken… European property investing should thrive – Carpe Diem!