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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

21.58%

House prices in Leeds increased by 21.58% in the last 5 years. (Zoopla, 2021)


14.2%

Rents in Leeds are expected to grow by 14.2% in the period between 2020 and 2024. (JLL, 2020)


31%

of the population in Leeds is aged between 15 and 34. (JLL,2020)


£6.9bn

Leeds has a GVA of over £6.9bn. (Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership, 2021)


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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

21.58%

House prices in Leeds increased by 21.58% in the last 5 years. (Zoopla, 2021)


14.2%

Rents in Leeds are expected to grow by 14.2% in the period between 2020 and 2024. (JLL, 2020)


31%

of the population in Leeds is aged between 15 and 34. (JLL,2020)


£6.9bn

Leeds has a GVA of over £6.9bn. (Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership, 2021)


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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