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Why rent industrial units in Leeds?
If you’re a business searching for the ideal location to rent an industrial unit, Leeds is a great location for several reasons:
Leeds is strategically located in the heart of the UK, in northern England. It is the largest metropolitan county in West Yorkshire and offers an excellent location for businesses looking to reach customers or suppliers in major cities like Manchester, Liverpool, York, and Sheffield. Also, its convenient access to major transport hubs positions Leeds as a central hub for businesses looking to serve customers and markets across the country, making it an ideal choice for both regional and national operations. Furthermore, with Leeds Bradford Airport just 7 miles from the city centre, it provides easy access for commuting and transporting goods by air.
Supportive business environment
Leeds City Council and various business organisations in the area often provide support and resources to help businesses grow. This includes access to grants, incentives, and programs aimed at fostering economic development. Leeds also has a vibrant startup and business community, making it one of the major business hubs in the United Kingdom. Its diverse economy includes industries such as finance, technology, manufacturing, healthcare, and more. The city has a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem with numerous organisations, office spaces, and accelerators offering resources, mentoring, and networking opportunities. Additionally, Leeds is home to the largest cluster of higher education institutions outside the capital, producing world-leading research and 39,000 skilled graduates each year
Infrastructure and facility
Leeds offers excellent modern transportation infrastructure, with major motorways like the M1, M62, and A1(M) converging in the area, simplifying the distribution of goods and materials across the UK. The city’s major railway station connects it to major cities and regions in the UK, and Leeds Bradford Airport provides domestic and international flight options, advantageous for business with international operations or executive travel needs.
Access to funding
Leeds has a well-established financial sector, with many banks, financial institutions, and insurance companies operating in the city. According to EY (Ernst & Young) Annual Attractiveness Survey, the city is one of the leading locations in the UK for foreign and direct investment.This can provide access to various forms of funding and investment for businesses looking to expand or start operations in the area. There are various sources of funding available to startups in Leeds, including angel investors, venture capital firms, government-backed initiatives, and infrastructure development.
The cost of purchasing and leasing industrial units in Leeds are generally lower than in cities like London, where property prices have historically been significantly higher. This translates to more affordable rental rates for offices spaces and industrial units. Renting an industrial unit in Leeds allows you to reduce your business expenses while benefiting from other aspects of the local economy.
What are the types of industrial units to rent in Leeds?
Leeds is one of the largest cities with many property options. You can find various types of commercial properties to accommodate your business needs. Some common types of industrial units for rent in Leeds include:
- Warehouses: These are expansive, versatile spaces designed to efficiently store and distribute goods. Whether you need a compact storage area or vast distribution center, Leeds offers warehouses in various sizes and configurations to match your unique storage needs.
- Small industrial units: If you’re a startup or small business looking for an affordable yet functional space, small industrial units are an excellent choice. They offer a cost effective solution to establish your presence in Leeds while keeping your operational costs manageable.
- Commercial properties: Leeds also boasts a wide array of commercial properties. From retail storefront ot office spaces, you’ll find a lot of options to suit your specific business requirements.
- Storage: There are a lot of physical storage options available in Leeds. Businesses usually use storage facilities for their inventory, raw materials, finished products, equipment, office supplies, documents, and many more.
In Leeds, the business space options are diverse, allowing you to choose the perfect industrial unit that aligns with your business objectives. Whether you’re looking for a warehouse to store your inventory or an office space to operate your business, Leeds has the right space for your business.
About our industrial units to rent in Leeds
At Industrials, we offer various types of industrial units to rent in Leeds that cater to a wide range of different business needs. Our spaces are flexible, meaning you can use them to cover a variety of uses, which include industrial or commercial business, warehousing, commercial storage, manufacturing, retail, or trade counter.
We have two industrial estates in Leeds, each offering a range of options for those seeking to rent an industrial unit or warehouse:
- Kirkstall Industrial Park: Located just northwest of Leeds, off the A65, this estate provides high-quality industrial units with excellent access to the city centre, motorways, and the rail network.
- Astra Park: Situated in a well-established trading location south of the city centre, less than 1 mile from M621, Astra Park offers modern industrial facilities with easy connections to the wider motorway network.
Additionally, we have available units in the surrounding areas of Leeds, including Bradford, Brighouse, Huddersfield, Mytholmroyd, and Barnsley.
We offer units ranging in size from small 500 sq ft spaces to larger 12,000 sq ft warehouses in and around Leeds. Current occupants of our estates include JD Gyms, Pirate Studio, and The Climbing Lab.
If you’re interested in viewing our available units in Leeds, please feel free to contact us at 0800 122 3330, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We’d be happy to help you get the perfect industrial unit for your business.
We also offer a choice of two lease types. You can choose a traditional lease or our all-inclusive Smart Lease which streamlines the legal aspects of securing an industrial unit to rent in Leeds with a simple and fast process.
Examples of the benefits of our Smart Lease include:
- Clear and simple T&C’s
- It can be completed online
- Lease duration ranges from 3 to 5 years
- No legal fees required
- All inclusive cost (maintenance charge, insurance, and dilapidation cover)
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