Featuring three stunning landscaped podium garden set beside a renewed waterway and a high quality canal-side development of 404 new apartments, Snow Hill Wharf sets the bar high for urban living in the UK’s second city making it a key property hotspot for investors looking for an area that offers the vibrancy and bustle of city life but with the serenity and comfort of canal-side living. In fact, it is forecasted that residential property prices in Birmingham most especially in developments like Snow Hill Wharf, and the wider West Midlands, will grow by 13% over the next five years, while it is also predicted that rental prices will increase by 10% in the same period with an expected Average 5% to 5.5% rental yields. Snow Hill Wharf Property Investment Birmingham has built a reputation for itself as a top investment hotspot thanks to ceaseless city regeneration, fantastic business prospects, and more.
Snow Hill Wharf sitting right in the heart its city centre have been experiencing special treatment from serious property investors because of its high quality apartments and canal-side luxury living that offers city living at its finest, thanks to its excellent connectivity, transport links and vast amount of high quality facilities in the vicinity.
An exciting addition to Snow Hill Wharf is that it is within walking distance of major transport connections at New Street, Snow Hill and the site of the forthcoming HS2 at Birmingham Curzon Station. Its proximity to major transport links makes Snow Hill Wharf development an even more exciting property investment hotspot.
Located between the tranquil canal-side and the vibrant Jewellery Quarter, Snow Hill Wharf sits at the nexus of Birmingham, a city in the midst of spectacular regeneration and growth. Snow Hill Wharf is not only connected to the city centre, with a fantastic array of shops, restaurants and bars, all on your doorstep but also with the rest of the UK just being a 4-hour drive away. Not to mention, it is also less than 5 minutes away to the Business District, where global businesses like KPMG & BT have their headquarters office.
Birmingham has been ranked as having the highest quality of life of any UK city outside the capital and is one of the fastest growing cities in Europe, making developments like Snow Hill even more attractive as a residential property investment area. Below are the top reasons why serious property investors should not turn a blind to Birmingham and start investing in city centre developments like Snow Hill Wharf.
Birminham: Bustling Financial Centre
Birmingham is not only the UK’s largest city outside London, but also one of the country’s biggest financial centres. The relocation of firms such as Deutsche Bank and HSBC have significantly increased the number of affluent professionals making their home here. The diversity of the city’s economy is supported by its reputation as a hub for creative industries and it is among the UK’s fastest growing centres for digital media ventures.
A Leading Global Business Destination
Birmingham has been named as one of the top 10 cities in the World and is one of the leading European business destinations, with a £90bn regional economy. Add all this to the fact that Birmingham has 33,000 businesses; the largest range of firms outside London. It has seen a population increase of 300,000 in the last decade and is the youngest city in Europe, with under 25’s making up 40% of its population. There is a wealth of opportunities for companies seeking to expand or invest in Birmingham. The city has exceptional connections to local, national and international destinations. It lies at the heart of the UK’s road network and boasts an international airport serving 9 million passengers per year to 140 direct and scheduled charter routes.
Excellent Transport Links and First Mover Advantage with HS2 Opening in 2026
The proposed HS2 rail link will potentially cut travel time between Birmingham and London to under 50 minutes. Snow Hill Wharf is located just a stone throw away from the site of this spectacular transport link regeneration making it a priority spot for property investment in Birmingham. HS2 rail network will bring the capital even closer at 49 minutes – welcome an estimated £1.5bn and 22,000 jobs to the region. The delopment is also 5 minute walk to New Street Station which experienced a £600 million makeover in 2015, and Birmingham International Airport sits just 5 miles south-east of the city centre.
Birmingham host of Commonwealth Games 2022
Birmingham has been selected to host the 2022 Commonwealth games, which will have a huge impact on the city, supporting on average 4,526 jobs each year until 2022. Birmingham Council highlighted in their bid that hosting the Games will accelerate job creation and drive change, which will leave a glowing mark on the city for years. As a result, there will be increased employment and training opportunities in areas like construction, engineering, sport and tourism.
Birmingham has built a reputation for itself as a top investment city thanks to ceaseless regeneration, fantastic business prospects, and more. Now, you can invest in one of the city’s most exciting new developments – Snow Hill Wharf, guaranteed to have an excellent return of investment achieving high rental yields and market value appreciation. Led by leading developer St Joseph, Snow Hill Wharf is a new residential development made up of a collection of luxury properties – The Colmore, The Regent, The Fazeley, The Lancaster, and The Barker.
Snow Hill Wharf is an exclusive development of luxury one, two & three bedroom apartments set in the iconic Gun Quarter and less than a 5 minute walk to Snow Hill. Think of Snow Hill Wharf as a luxury village in the heart of Birmingham, providing the perfect base for residents who want to enjoy a combination of busy city life and serene waterside living.
Located in the iconic ‘Gun Quarter’ and less than a 5-minute walk to Snow Hill Station, this central area of the city is all set to benefit from the arrival of HS2 in Birmingham.
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