Deciding to relocate isn’t something that should be rushed into and it becomes an even harder decision for those of us with families or businesses to consider, yet with the incredible rise in housing costs, and in fact the shortage of housing in many areas of the UK now, it’s a thought that’s never far from my mind. If you’re ready to make a move and start afresh, then Yorkshire should be at the top of your list of regions to consider.
Not thought about this wonderful location before? Here are five reasons that you should think about moving to Yorkshire.
- Lower Property Costs
The cost of living is unfortunately on the rise; however, Yorkshire still remains considerably cheaper than the South. In places like Huddersfield and Leeds, you’ll get much more for you money with everything from house prices to food and drink than you will in London or the South.
Relocating to Yorkshire can have a huge benefit to your wallet, staving off those rising costs for a little longer. The abundance of students needing accommodation and the affordability of the city also makes Leeds an excellent investment for property too!
- Beautiful Countryside
- Beautiful Countryside
If you’re looking to have greater access to the countryside, and the idea of having Good Pub Food North Yorkshire close by is music to your ears, then consider making a move to Yorkshire. You won’t have to completely trade in that vibrant city life, as locations such as Leeds are conveniently placed to give you the best of city and country life. Fresh country air can do you the world of good, so if you don’t want to fully commit to the countryside, consider living in one of Yorkshire’s bustling cities..
- Wealth of Business Contact
Relocating can be a challenging process, especially if you’re also having to relocate your business too.
Luckily, with more and more businesses moving to Yorkshire, the region is full of useful contacts that can help you adjust and settle in. For example, if you’re looking to redesign your website to target your new local client base, the Huddersfield web design team at Maratopia Digital Marketing can get your business on the right track to success.
If you want people to click on your ads, it’s highly recommend to have an AdWords management service like Google Ads management in Brisbane to help with your advertising needs. They know the right strategies to help your business get the clicks and visibility it needs.
- Education Opportunities
Yorkshire is to a wide range of highly regarded universities – and with three to choose from in the city alone. The Independent has even ranked Leeds as being one of the best cities in the UK for students. Yorkshire’s vast array of higher education facilities means that your kids will have plenty of choice, and you’ll be able to keep them a little closer to home.
Plus, if you’re a business owner, this wealth of universities mean that you’ll have access to a wide range of well-educated graduates wanting to remain in the area to begin their careers.
- Great for Transport
Yorkshire is a fantastic place for train travel, with its towns and cities have good rail links to the rest of the UK.
This means that you can live in a town, but work in a city, and even travel to London or Scotland – whether for work or just city break!
Have you made a fresh start in Yorkshire? Share your experience in the comments below.