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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

17.1%

House prices in Manchester are forecast to increase by an impressive 17.1% during the 2020-2024 period. (JLL, 2020)


16.5%

Rents in Manchester are expected to see a 16.5% increase between 2020-2024. (JLL, 2020)


2.8M

Greater Manchester’s population currently stands at over 2.8 million. (ONS, 2019)


6.6%

House prices in the North West of England increased by 6.6% in 2020. (Propertydata.co.uk, 2020)


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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

17.1%

House prices in Manchester are forecast to increase by an impressive 17.1% during the 2020-2024 period. (JLL, 2020)


16.5%

Rents in Manchester are expected to see a 16.5% increase between 2020-2024. (JLL, 2020)


2.8M

Greater Manchester’s population currently stands at over 2.8 million. (ONS, 2019)


6.6%

House prices in the North West of England increased by 6.6% in 2020. (Propertydata.co.uk, 2020)


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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