Category Archives for "University Towns"

Portsmouth Property Investment Blog

Portsmouth Property Investment Guide

Number one for aerospace defence with good yields for buy-to-let investors

Portsmouth's history lies in maritime industries but today it boasts seven of the top ten global aerospace companies. Astrium, the global leader in aerospace and defence, is the leader in the Europe and number three in the world. Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Gruman, BEA systems, GE Aviation and Selex Galileo all operate from this region. Read More
Cambridge Property Investment Blog

Cambridge Property Investment Guide

A breeding ground for billion-pound companies

Cambridge is a popular and thriving area, with a wealth of history. Located in the south of the county of Cambridgeshire, It has excellent road and rail connectivity throughout the region, with journey times to London taking around two hours by road and around fifty minutes by train. The population of Cambridge is in the region of 122,700, which is a rise of just over 14% in the last ten years. The number of residents in Cambridge has grown recently, possibly due to the increase in employment opportunities in the city and surrounding region. Recent research confirms that Cambridge is greatly contributing to the national economic growth. Read More
York Property Investment

Investing in Property in York combines best of both worlds

Investing in Property - York history and contemporary urban.

York is a historic English city with history stemming back to Roman times. The city has long been a trade hub, conveniently located in the heart of Yorkshire. York's local economy is thriving thanks to strong employment growth (set to grow at 4% more than the UK average by 2030) and tourism. An urban setting, York benefits from the close proximity to both of Yorkshire's national parks, truly providing the best of two worlds – city living a stone's throw from the glorious rolling greens of the Yorkshire landscape. Read More
Southampton Property Investment

Property Investment Guide Southampton

£3 Billion of investment, Southampton’s master plan ensures 20 years of growth for the SO postcode

A town with a plan. Let’s be clear on this: the city of Southampton is already beautiful and benefitting from millions of pounds of investment in development and regeneration. However, if we could just glimpse the future of Southampton we would see the benefits of a master plan that will bring £3 billion of investment into the city and provide 5,000 new homes and 24,000 new jobs to the SO postcodes. Read More
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Property Investment Guide – Birmingham

The best place in the UK for businesses to invest

Birmingham has been recognised as the best place in the UK for businesses to invest and the second best place in western Europe, according to economic development experts. Birmingham in situated in the West Midlands, and its economy is dominated by the service sector. The city is a major international commercial centre. It has the largest centre in Great Britain for employment in public administration, education and health and is ranked as a Beta world city by the World Cities Network. Read More
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