In the midst of the pandemic, British residents are currently under government advice to engage in social distancing, avoid non-essential travel, and to work from home wherever and whenever possible. The health and economic impacts UK residents are slowly becoming clearer. The government has taken unprecedented action to mitigate these. But it is also an uncertain time for those looking to invest in the UK. The outbreak is no respecter of international boundaries but the responses of governments across the world has shed some light on the benefits of being in certain nations.