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Thinking of moving to Leeds? Whether you’re starting a family, planning an investment or beginning higher education, here is what Leeds has to offer.

House Prices 🏠

Property Investment (Image: Multiple Houses) 🏠 🏠

  • Leeds is currently home to four universities and a large variety of people and cultures
  • More than 200,000 students live in Leeds every year, causing a high demand in quality rental properties.

Economy ££

  • The city is thriving economically, being the largest legal centre in the UK - There are around 150 law firms operating in Leeds, employing over 6,700 people
  • It has become a HQ for many large banks, positioning itself as a great and central transportation hub between London and Scotland.

Location and Transport 🚌          

  • Transport within Leeds consists of extensive road, bus and rail networks
  • Leeds railway station is one of the busiest in Britain
  • Leeds is connected to the national road network via the A1(M) motorway, and the M1 and M62 motorways
  • The city is served by Leeds Bradford International Airport.

Education 🎓

  • Leeds has four universities, a college of music, contemporary dance, art and a college of building
  • The city was voted the Best UK University Destination by a survey in The Independent newspaper
  • Primary and secondary schools are a mix of non-religious, Roman Catholic, Jewish and Muslim schools.      

Environment 🌷

Trivia 🎬

Did you know …

  • Cluedo was created in 1949 by Waddington’s, the master board game makers, based in Leeds?
  • In 2014, 443 people in Leeds broke the Guinness World Record for the Most People Dressed as Sherlock Holmes
  • Iconic children’s puppets Sooty and Sweep were invented by Leeds born Harry Corbett, nephew of fish and chip tycoon Harry Ramsden.

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