Leicester lies in the heart of England and is the largest city in the East Midlands, offering a vibrant and culturally diverse place to work, live and play.
The stunning Highcross building in particular is a must-see on every visit. A massive new shopping development in the heart of the city. Alternatively, if local produce and bargain hunting are your thing, check out Europe’s largest covered market, with over 300 traditional stalls offering everything you could possibly need.
Things To Do
In the evenings, culture lovers head for De Montfort Hall, which is home to a wide variety of entertainment from stand up comedy to opera and also regularly plays host to well-known jazz, classical blues and pop artists. And for all theatre lovers, The Curve theatre provides an ever-changing stage on which to enjoy new plays and emerging talent.
The city of Leicester is served by the M1, providing links to Sheffield and London, while the M69 links the city to neighbouring Coventry. Leicester train station provides routes to the Midlands and London, while nearby Birmingham Airport brings air travel within easy reach.
Now is a great time to Buy
Interest rate cuts
With interest rates currently at 0.1%, monthly mortgage payments can be more affordable than they have been for some time. There’s never been a better time to buy a new home and take advantage of the low interest rates while they last.
Stamp Duty Holiday
There’s now no Stamp Duty to pay on homes up to £500,000 which could save you up to £15,000. Make the most of this saving. Your dream home could be a lot closer than you think!
Competitive Mortgage Deals
There’s no shortage of competitive mortgages available. With lenders competing to offer low interest products and better deals, it’s a buyers’ market and an ideal time to consider buying a new build home.