Where you get the most space for $300,000

Delhi is the urban centre offering the most space for the average UK house price of $300,000, research from real estate marketplace Point2 has found.

That money will buy you almost 5,000 square feet in Delhi, compared to just 359 in London.

In Canada Ottawa offers the most space, at 1,444 square feet.

Looking at the two extremes in America, homebuyers in Houston (2,098) could get seven times more space compared to their fellow house-hunters in San Francisco (274).

Istanbul in Turkey offers 3,813 square feet, followed by Johannesburg, South Africa (3,571).