The rise in popularity that Leeds has seen in recent years has been astounding. It’s no surprise, though, considering the quality, comfort and affordability of the lifestyle one can experience here. With some of the north’s best properties for sale, the city is a hotbed for happy lives.
Leeds has arguably the best city centre shopping experience in England with the Trinity Shopping Centre, the brand new John Lewis & Victoria Gate and an array of top shops down the Headrow and Briggate.
There’s a world-famous arena, a national playhouse and a dockside that offers a unique place to relax in the middle of the one of the liveliest cities in the land.
Leeds City Centre safety and security
Every city has its safety concerns, but Leeds actually has a crime rate that is lower than the national average per 100 residents. The city centre is well lit and has a multitude of CCTV cameras to make you feel safe no matter what time of day or night you’re out.
One of the major train stations in the country means that you are well connected to many great places; Manchester and Sheffield are less than an hour away and London just over two.
Connections out of the city into the popular suburbs are frequent and straightforward as well, so you’ll have no issues getting around on the city’s excellent public transport system.
Find a property for sale near Leeds City Centre
The city centre is, of course, busier and more in-demand than many other parts of Leeds, so it pays to do your research of the city and explore the areas at different times of the week to experience what they might be like to own a property in.