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Where are the UK’s leading buy-to-let hotspots?

The UK property market is booming at the moment. Even after the last 2 years of impressive growth, house prices look set to continue to increase for the forseeable future, with rents following a similar trajectory. In 2022 alone, house prices are set to increase by 4.5% in the UK, with rents increasing by 2.5%, making now the perfect time to invest.

With this in mind, we have taken a look at some of the UK’s leading buy-to-let hotspots. Below you will find all of the information you need when it comes to investing in property in leading buy-to-let hotspots such as Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds.


House prices are forecast to increase by 4.5% in 2022 (JLL, 2021)


Rents are forecast to increase by 2.5% in 2022 (JLL, 2021)

uk buy-to-let hotspots guide

Buy-to-let hotspot guide

After a two year period where the UK property price growth never dipped below double figures, buy-to-let investment has seen it’s popularity soar. If you’re struggling to decide where next to invest in buy-to-let, download a FREE copy of our top 5 investment cities guide today!

Buy-to-let Manchester

Manchester is one of the most popular location to both live and invest in the UK, with the city consistently named as one of the UK’s top buy-to-let hotspots. Experiencing the fastest growth outside of the capital and leading the way in buy-to-let investment, the city looks set to continue it’s exponential growth.
buy-to-let sheffield

Buy-to-let Sheffield

Sheffield is know across the country thanks to it’s integral part in the industrial revolution, but fast forward to today, and the city is quietly becoming one of the most exciting locations for buy-to-let investment in the UK thanks the city’s below average property prices, above average house price increase forecasts and a booming rental market.

Buy-to-let Liverpool

Liverpool is one of the most popular cities in both the UK and Europe. The city has experienced considerable economic growth in recent years. With a strong economy on the rise and massive residential appeal, Liverpool makes for an extremely attractive location for buy-to-let investors.