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Located in Greater Manchester, Manchester is one of the most exciting places to live and work today, with many young professionals flocking to the city for excellent employment prospects. Experiencing the fastest growth outside the capital and leading the way in property investment, Manchester has a very promising future ahead.

The city’s population continues to grow at an incredible pace, benefitting from the rise of people leaving London for a more affordable lifestyle. Today, Manchester is considered as the UK’s top rental hotspot with house prices increasing at a rapid pace. Buy to let properties in Manchester are in huge demand, and have some of the highest occupancy rates in the UK.

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A city overview

Economy

According to Invest in Manchester, the ten boroughs of Greater Manchester combined...


Business

The Manchester city region is a business powerhouse when it comes to a number of leading sectors...


Housing

Manchester’s vast population growth has put a huge amount of pressure on the city’s housing supply...


Connectivity

Manchester is extremely well-connected, with a wide variety of public transports available in and around the city....


Quick stats on Manchester

15.7%

​House prices in Manchester have grown 15.7% within the last five years (Zoopla, 2020)


97,162

Manchester’s population has grown by 97,162 people since 2015. (World Population Review, 2020)


2.5%

​The average rent in Manchester has increased by 2.5% between 2019 and 2020 (HomeTrack, 2020)


637,000

There is going to 637,000 more people living in Manchester by 2025. (Manchester City Council, 2019)


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Manchester

Located in Greater Manchester, Manchester is one of the most exciting places to live and work today, with many young professionals flocking to the city for excellent employment prospects. Experiencing the fastest growth outside the capital and leading the way in property investment, Manchester has a very promising future ahead.

The city’s population continues to grow at an incredible pace, benefitting from the rise of people leaving London for a more affordable lifestyle. Today, Manchester is considered as the UK’s top rental hotspot with house prices increasing at a rapid pace. Buy to let properties in Manchester are in huge demand, and have some of the highest occupancy rates in the UK.

A city overview

Economy

According to Invest in Manchester, the ten boroughs of Greater Manchester combined...


Business

The Manchester city region is a business powerhouse when it comes to a number of leading sectors...


Housing

Manchester’s vast population growth has put a huge amount of pressure on the city’s housing supply...


Connectivity

Manchester is extremely well-connected, with a wide variety of public transports available in and around the city....


Quick stats on Manchester

15.7%

​House prices in Manchester have grown 15.7% within the last five years (Zoopla, 2020)


97,162

Manchester’s population has grown by 97,162 people since 2015. (World Population Review, 2020)


2.5%

​The average rent in Manchester has increased by 2.5% between 2019 and 2020 (HomeTrack, 2020)


637,000

There is going to 637,000 more people living in Manchester by 2025. (Manchester City Council, 2019)


Keep up to date with the latest Manchester news

Want to invest in Manchester

Want to invest in Manchester?

Greater Manchester Manchester property investment guide


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