Wealth X

The Wealth X Reports from Sotheby's International Realty are reports for and based on the ultra high net worth individuals or the UHNW. These reports show trends which are fueling the rise in the number of ultra wealthy individuals who are buying luxury homes.


Wealth X and Sotheby's International Realty
Published by Damianos Sotheby's International Realty ON Tuesday, February 10, 2015 Updated on Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Global Luxury Real Estate

(February 4, 2015) Nearly US$3 trillion of the world’s private wealth is held in owner-occupied residential properties, a value greater than the GDP of India, a new report by Wealth-X and the Sotheby’s International Realty® brand released today showed. There are 211,275 ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals – defined as those with US$30 million and above in net assets – in the world and 79% of them own two or more residences.