Leicester is a city that combines the finest English traditions with multicultural activities and the cosmopolitan buzz of city life.
Since the astonishing discovery of the remains of King Richard III in a Leicester car park, Leicester has been a hive of activity – drawing visitors from around the world wanting to visit the new resting place of the King at the cities Cathedral.
And we can’t talk about Leicester without mentioned the football! History was made in 2016 when Leicester City Football Club won the Premium League against odds of 5000:1. It’s been a great few years for the city.
As well as its rich history and charm, Leicester has a lot of offer investors. The multi-million pound development and regeneration of Leicester has made the city an investor hotspot, with buyers attracted by its central location, diverse workforce and substantial student population.
The area has an estimated 1 million workers within a 45 minutes radius and three top class universities – all contributing the cities large economic output.
The University of Leicester, De Montfort University and Loughborough University bring a combined total of 55,000 students to the region and send 15,000 skilled graduates into the local economy every year.
Don't take our word on how great Leicester is. The figures certainly communicate the lucrative potential to be gained from the property market in such a great city