In the last few weeks Manchester has been on the receiving end of some pretty hefty praise. Not content with being described as one of the best cities to live in the world by Time Out, Manchester has also been named the “UKs most exciting cultural hub”, declared the safest city AND the second most luxurious city in the UK. It’s no wonder everyone wants to live here with apartments to rent in Manchester right now in high demand.
Here are the 4 big reasons why you should move to Manchester today!
1. Manchester is the 3rd best city in world
In a huge global survey by TimeOut, Manchester was named the 3rd best city in the world. Yes, you read that right – THE WORLD! Beating off some stiff competition including mega cities like London, New York and Paris. The magazine praised Manchester for its nightlife, community spirit and friendliness as well as celebrating its resilience and creativity. We couldn’t agree more!
2. Manchester is the “UKs most exciting cultural hub”
Manchester has long been hailed as a city of innovation, and its recent cultural boom is no exception. Following lockdown, the city is now thriving with a flurry of brand-new openings and makeovers. In its October 2021 issue, National Geographic celebrated Manchester’s extraordinary cultural offerings describing it as “the UK’s most exciting cultural hub”.
Cultural highlights celebrated by National Geographic include the recently revamped Manchester Jewish Museum, which will soon play host to an immersive installation by no less than the Turner-Prize winning artist Laure Prouvost, as well as the brand-new Special Exhibition Gallery at the Science and Industry Museum.
3. Manchester is the “safest city in the UK”
Homedit.com analysed a range of data to reveal the safest area to buy a home in the UK – and Manchester came out top! The extensive study looked a crime rates per 1,000 residents, high and low flood risks, fire station and hospital coverage as well as street-light expenditure. Manchester recorded an impressive safety score of 85 out of 100, well ahead from its nearest competitor. Manchester is safe and sound.
4.Manchester is the “second most luxurious city in the UK”
We’ve always thought Manchester was a classy place – and now it’s official! Manchester was recently named the second most luxurious city in the whole of the UK in a study from Money.co.uk. Manchester was praised for its huge array of luxury offerings including an impressive number of designer boutiques, Michelin restaurants and five-star hotels. Classy indeed!
There’s no doubt Manchester is absolutely buzzing right now. Alliance City Living’s huge range of luxury apartments in Manchester will put you in the thick of it all. Talk to the team today about our flats to rent in Manchester - you can contact them here.