Celeste Starchild on international buying trends

  • The average price of a home bought by international buyers is around $250,000, and they are branching into different markets.
  • The challenge to working with international portals is that they don't all comply with the same standards.

Most people probably assume that international buyers are looking at luxury homes in the U.S. But according to Celeste Starchild, Move’s senior vice president of professional software and general manager of ListHub, the average price of a home being purchased by an international buyer is a humble $250,000 — even slightly under.