One of the fastest growing cities in the UK, Leeds is renowned for being the second largest Financial district outside of London. The city is home to skyscraping office blocks, big global brands and over 100,000 businesses.
As a major centre for banking, finance and law, it is little wonder that Leeds has a reputation for wealth, glitz and glamour - being dubbed the Knightsbridge of the North.
A shoppers paradise, Leeds is awash with a unique mix of state-of-the-art shopping centres, Victorian arcades and designer boutiques, boasting over 1,000 shops.
But if shopping isn't your thing then a thriving arts scene, rich sporting heritage and pulsating nightlife, all combine to offer a unique blend of European style and Yorkshire warmth.
Leeds is fast cementing itself as one of the most dynamic cities in Europe. A leading centre for business, Leeds is the second largest employer outside of London and employs over 91,000 skilled people.
Their bid for European Capital for Culture in 2023 will only strengthen their international position, driving massive inward investment and boosting the economy even further.
House prices are widely predicted to rise in the city after this spike in attention- attracting graduates and people relocating for new jobs, as well as international buyers. A recent JLL report listed Leeds 2nd on a list of where to buy property now for biggest house price growth by 2020, making Leeds one of our top locations for property investment.
Don't take our word on how great Leeds is. The figures certainly communicate the lucrative potential to be gained from the property market in such a great city
Did you know...Leeds has an economy bigger than 8 EU countries