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Headingley spotlight

Hedingley area


A desirable area for students, professionals and investors. It is ideally placed for the Leeds Beckett campus and has its own little shopping centre with supermarkets, charity shops, bars, pubs and restaurants. The town centre and city campuses are easily accessible by frequently running buses which have special student fares or access the other areas via Uber.


Headingley is filled with life, character, and plenty of things to do. The amenities are endless. For example, fancy a trip to the 1900’s? Headingley can offer that with the Cottage Road Cinema; The nostalgic charm and serenity of this cinema is enough to make your visit worthwhile, so if you’re up that way and fancy a film fix, Cottage Road is the place for you.

Headingley has many picturesque parts, with Beckett’s Park nearby, tree-lined pavements and tidy houses, perfect for HMOs with high rental yields been achievable. Headingley is also known in sporting circles; it’s known as Headingley stadium. The stadium is home to Yorkshire County Cricket Club, Leeds Rhinos Rugby league team and Leeds Tykes rugby union team.

The Otley Run is woven into the fabric of life in Headingley. It has developed over the years and is a regular weekend staple. There are 16 points of call between Woodies and The Dry Dock, with runners expected to enjoy a drink at each stop.

Eating out? There’s plenty of options, from a quick bite to eat, to delicious restaurants. If you wanted both a quick bite at a reasonable price, Santorini offers this. Experience mouth-watering Greek and Turkish cuisine in a relaxed and happy atmosphere. Santorini Bar & Grill is perfect for a spot of lunch or a delicious dinner, located in the heart of Headingley, Leeds.

 Rental Yields

A JLL report predicts average rental value growth of 3.5% per year over the next five years, Making Leeds and Headingley a standout market to watch for rental growth between 2018 and 2022.

Population: 32,150

Average House Price: £216,734

Strong demand for student lettings and professional lettings in Headingley means that buy to let landlords can make attractive yields of 7.4%.

 Where do Valor come in?

Property investments in Leeds are producing the highest yields once they have utilised our services. For example, come to Valor for expert investment advice and help sourcing in the Headingley region, we can then pass you onto our inhouse maintenance team. Valor Property Maintenance specialise in property maintenance in Bradford, Leeds, and Yorkshire. With over 11 years’ experience in residential and commercial maintenance, we provide a service second to none. There are also over 120 contractors on our panel, there is no job too big or small, our team of highly trained professionals provide a one-stop property maintenance and development service for both residential and commercial projects. From then we can pass you to our inhouse Estate agent, with guaranteed rent increases and tenants currently waiting for you, demand for Valor has never been higher. Also, with our award-winning inhouse accountants specialise in landlord accounts. Our great infrastructure allows Valor to offer you the best possible service.

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