Sheffield property investments

The second-most in demand city in England

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As one of the leading cities in the Northern Powerhouse, Sheffield is a pioneering hub for manufacturing and engineering. With over 1.5 million sq ft of regeneration taking place, it’s now considered a premium location for Buy to Let property investment.

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Sheffield Central

Distance to City Centre: Directly outside

Distance to Kelham Island: 1.3 miles

Closest Train Station: 2.4 miles to Sheffield Station

Closest University: 1.1 miles to The University of Sheffield

Closest Bus Stop: 100 yds


Kelham Ridge

Distance to City Centre: 1.3 miles

Distance to Kelham Island: Directly outside

Closest Train Station: 1 mile to Sheffield Station

Closest University: 1.2 miles to The University of Sheffield

Closest Bus Stop: 0.1 miles


Kelham Island

Formerly an industrial heartland, Kelham Island has transformed into a thriving hub of independent businesses, residential property, and fantastic nightlife thanks to a multimillion-pound investment. In 2018, it was named the ‘Best Place To Live In The UK’.


Sheffield’s Heart Of The City II project is one of the UK’s largest urban regeneration projects, spanning across the central region of the city. The £470m scheme will complete in 2023 and is set to deliver over workspaces, apartments and places to eat, drink and shop.


The University of Sheffield
Students: 30,055
Overseas students: 11,120

Sheffield Hallam University
Students: 30,960
Overseas students: 2,476

Darnall Station Sheffield Station The University of Sheffield Sheffield Hallam University The Sheffield College


Contemporary design and bright, spacious apartments are at the top of the list of essentials for young professionals renting in Sheffield. Kelham Ridge ticks these boxes across the studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments available to let in the development. Located on the edge of Sheffield city centre, this luxury development projects 6% net yields, making it a logical choice for property investors.

Why you should consider Sheffield Property Investment Opportunities

Serving as a vibrant employment hub for manufacturing and engineering, Sheffield continues to draw young professionals to the city, increasing property investment opportunities, as a result.

Set on the edge of the peak district, it is one of the greenest cities in the UK. With the highest ratio of trees to people of any city in Europe, it is England’s 4th largest city.

The city attracts tremendous investment from both government and industry, such as the £480MM Sheffield Heart of the City II project, McLaren’s £50M innovation and manufacturing facility and the state-of-the-art factory from Boeing, the world’s largest aerospace company.

The planned HS2 high-speed rail link will increase connectivity to the outer regions and will reduce travel times between Sheffield and London to 87 minutes. This makes rental property in Sheffield an attractive proposition.

As a major player in the Northern Powerhouse focusing on talent and industry, Sheffield delivers impressive yields and capital growth for property investors.

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Working With Alesco For Your Sheffield Property Investment

Following extensive regeneration to this unique city, Sheffield now boasts a vast array of residential property investment opportunities. Finding the right property for sale to meet your investment goals can be challenging.

Alesco have a wealth of knowledge of the Sheffield property market and has worked with many reputable developers on successful projects. Our exclusive buy to let property portfolio offers a wide range of property investment opportunities for sale in high growth areas.

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Interested in Sheffield Property Investment? Download this useful guide which highlights the city’s growing property market, expansive transformation and local benefits that make Sheffield a UK Investment hotspot.


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