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Sheffield Property Hotspot


If you are thinking of moving to or investing in property in Sheffield, then read on to see what Sheffield has to offer.

House Prices 🏠

Property Investment 🏠 🏠

Economy ££

  • According to Wikipedia, the "UK Cities Monitor 2008" placed the city among the top ten best cities to locate a business
  • The same report places Sheffield second in terms of the availability of financial incentives
  • Sheffield has a thriving commercial centre with plenty of multi-national businesses. More than half a million people live in the city which also has 20,000 businesses and over 60,000 students.

Location and Transport 🚌           

  • Sheffield is linked into the national motorway network via the M1 and M18 motorways
  • Major railway routes through Sheffield railway station links the city to London, the East Midlands, the East of Scotland, Northeast of England and the Southwest
  • Sheffield has a direct connection to continental Europe via St Pancras International.
  • There are 3 airports nearby – East Midlands, Doncaster Sheffield, and Manchester.

Education 🎓

  • There are 137 primary schools, 26 secondary schools, five independent private and 12 special schools in Sheffield

Environment 🌷

Trivia 🎬

Finally, did you know … 

  • The area that is now the City of Sheffield has been occupied since at least the last ice age?
  • Sheffield has the highest ratio of trees to people of any city in Europe with 2.5 million trees?
  • That Lizzie The Elephant helped the city during the First World War?