Home to the largest Roman fortress in Britain, Chester is one of England greatest historical towns.
Famous worldwide for its city walls, the largest Roman Amphitheatre in the UK and a 1,000-year-old Cathedral, Chester attracts tourists and students alike for its rich heritage.
Chester, however, isn't just for history buffs - the town is also a stylish and unique destination for shopping, dining and famous attractions.
From its beginnings as a Roman fortress, Chester has managed to retain its unique character whilst offering everything that you would expect from a modern City. It's that distinct blend of old and new that year after year attracts new residents, students and tourists.
Over the years Chester has consistently ranked in the top positions for the best place to live in the UK. With attractive housing options, world-class education, speedy links to the rest of the UK and a beautiful city centre dripping in history, it's really no surprise that Chester draws so many people.
As you would expect, demand for housing in the area in strong. A report in 2016 revealed how demand for property in Chester rose by a massive 164% - the highest in the UK.
Don't take our word on how great the historical city of Chester is. The figures certainly communicate the lucrative potential to be gained from the property market in such a great city
Did you know....Chester was founded as Roman fort in the year 79 and was known as Deva. It was one of the three major Roman army bases in the UK.