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For property investors seeking to capitalise on a changing market, 2018 is set to provide the perfect landscape to acquire assets off the beaten path.

As the regions continue to outperform the traditional growth hotspots of London and the South East, towns and cities such as Bradford, Sheffield and Cardiff have emerged as top investment locations for this year.

Attracting investment from around the world and still yet to reach their full potential, these locations are beginning to see sustained growth – ideal for investors aiming to find the best returns in 2018.

Investments in Top UK Locations


With an expanding portfolio of businesses electing to make Bradford their home, England’s ninth largest economy is now worth £10bn each year. Offering excellent transport links and an ambitious City Plan for its future, Bradford is now one of the UK’s top hotspots for property investors seeking significant rental returns.


The heart of the Northern Powerhouse and home to a population of more than half a million, Manchester’s reputation as an innovative hub of commerce and culture led to the city being ranked 16th in the European Digital City Index – as well as being named the number one UK location to be a landlord.


Standing at the forefront of the UK’s technological advancement, Sunderland is one of the country’s fastest growing digital hubs, culminating in the creation of the £300m International Advanced Manufacturing Park (IAMP). With tech jobs growing by 49% between 2011 and 2015, the city’s student population has swelled to more than 18,000.


Home to the highest rental growth of any UK student city or town for the 2017/18 academic year, with rents rising by 5.8%, the city has a student population of more than 42,000 across four universities, including Russell Group member Cardiff University, with demand for accommodation continuing to grow.

News From the UK's Hotspots

Rents in Salford, Leeds, Birmingham and Manchester increasing by more than double the UK average…
Residential house prices increased by 4.9% in the 12 months to April but pace of growth is easing…
Mortgage payments as a percentage of income edging towards 1996 record-low…

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Top UK Property Investment Locations For 2018

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