Second homes for London’s global super-rich are nothing new

Boris John and George Osborne on a Chinese sales mission Oct 2013

Boris Johnson and George Osborne’s sales trip to China last month was fascinating. “Come and invest in our transport infrastructure and our developments,” urged the mayor of London and the chancellor. Yet they did not say, come and buy a house or a flat in the capital.

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