Property Investors are making their presence felt in the latest Forbes Billionaires list. Globally, a total of 135 property tycoons are on the list, with 14 newcomers joining just this year. This only goes to show that the surge in property is a worldwide phenomenon.

The top property tycoon on the list is Lee Shau Kee, a Chinese businessman and founder of Henderson Land Development with an estimated net worth of $19.6 billion. The Managing Director of Meriton Apartments is the richest Australian property investor with a net worth of $5 billion. 14 of the 20 richest property tycoons hail from Asia.

For the list of property billionaires, head to Your Investment Property website.