Why invest in Liverpool Property?
With strong culture, history and style, Liverpool has been utterly transformed over the last 2 decades. With multi-million pound regeneration projects, Liverpool has developed a number of sought after property sites.
According to The Independent, Liverpool is one of the top 10 cities in which to invest in the UK. Known as the city by the sea, Liverpool is a world class tourist destination, with world class attractions to match. From fantastic shopping and sport to legendary music and nightlife, Liverpool is bursting with energy.
Following its term as European Capital of Culture in 2008, the city has enjoyed unparalleled culture, financial investment and growth. The city is thriving with buzzing restaurants, boutique and international hotels, trendy wine bars, as well as an unbeatable variety of museums, galleries and theatres; the most outside of London.
As a UNESCO World Heritage city, Liverpool has a unique mix of contemporary and classic architecture, not to mention two magnificent cathedrals and the stunning Liverpool waterfront.
Benefitting from a strong and stable infrastructure, Liverpool has excellent transport links, meaning the city is regularly visited by millions of tourists, students and business-people each year.
In 2012, there were 57 million visitors to the Liverpool region, supporting 45,900 jobs. It’s seen as a great place to stay in the UK, and is now ranked 5th with international visitors.
The city also boasts several prestigious universities, which collectively serve over 50,000 students. The rich history and culture of the city attracts a broad range of students from across the globe, which adds to the city’s appeal. Proportionately, the city has the highest number of overseas students in the UK.
Furthermore, the city benefits from some of the lowest cost of living in the UK. This ensures it will remain a popular destination, especially with students, for the foreseeable future – despite any external economic conditions.
If you’re looking to Liverpool for business, you’re in the right place. There are more than 500,000 businesses within 1.5miles of the city centre. In 2014, Liverpool also broke into the top 20 of a national league table for business start-ups too.
Liverpool has a thriving economy, with a GVA of £9.15bn – the most productive city in the country, outside of London. This implies excellent job prospects for local residents.
The city has an incredibly exhilarating, challenging and inspiring future – and it continues to develop its infrastructure, people, universities and businesses – making it an excellent choice for medium – long term property investments.
We have a number of excellent property options available in Liverpool. Contact a member of our team on +44 (0)1202 765011 or email [email protected] for more information on our available properties.