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Located in the West Riding of Yorkshire, Leeds is one of the key cities in the ‘Northern Powerhouse’ and is one of the most centralised cities in the UK, being part of the ‘Core Cities’ group. The city is also highly regarded as being an industrial powerhouse and has long been a key player in the manufacturing of printing, wool, engineering and many other industries. Fast forward to today, Leeds continues to have a thriving economy that attracts talent from all over. Leeds has all the hallmarks of the ideal buy-to-let location and now is an excellent time to start investing in this fantastic city.

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A city overview

Economy

Leeds is one of the UK’s fastest growing cities and the city region’s economy has grown by an impressive...


Business

There are currently over 32,000 VAT-registered businesses based in Leeds....


Housing

The rapid growth of Leeds has caused a high demand for properties in the city region....


Education

Leeds is one of most well-connected cities in the North of England....


Quick stats on Leeds

930,000

It’s a predicted that Leeds will have a population of 930,000 by 2033. (World Population Review, Q1 2020)


75%

The private rented sector in Leeds has grown by 75% in the last decade.


£64.6 billion

The value of the Leeds City Region economy.


35.5%

House prices have grown by 35.5% in the last decade. (Zoopla, Q1, 2020)


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Located in the West Riding of Yorkshire, Leeds is one of the key cities in the ‘Northern Powerhouse’ and is one of the most centralised cities in the UK, being part of the ‘Core Cities’ group. The city is also highly regarded as being an industrial powerhouse and has long been a key player in the manufacturing of printing, wool, engineering and many other industries. Fast forward to today, Leeds continues to have a thriving economy that attracts talent from all over. Leeds has all the hallmarks of the ideal buy-to-let location and now is an excellent time to start investing in this fantastic city.

A city overview

Economy

Leeds is one of the UK’s fastest growing cities and the city region’s economy has grown by an impressive...


Business

There are currently over 32,000 VAT-registered businesses based in Leeds....


Housing

The rapid growth of Leeds has caused a high demand for properties in the city region....


Education

Leeds is one of most well-connected cities in the North of England....


Quick stats on Leeds

930,000

It’s a predicted that Leeds will have a population of 930,000 by 2033. (World Population Review, Q1 2020)


75%

The private rented sector in Leeds has grown by 75% in the last decade.


£64.6 billion

The value of the Leeds City Region economy.


35.5%

House prices have grown by 35.5% in the last decade. (Zoopla, Q1, 2020)


Keep up to date with the latest Leeds news

Want to invest in Leeds

Want to invest in Leeds?

Leeds property investment guide


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