Investment Property Newcastle

When seeking investment property in Newcastle, we work closely with our investors globally to understand their goals and establish a robust strategy to ensure their financial goals have been achieved.

Investment Property for Sale in Newcastle Upon Tyne

There has never been a better time to invest in property in Newcastle. Whilst properties in the rest of the UK and other popular Northern cities are subject to inflated prices, returns on investment property in Newcastle Upon Tyne can be up to 9% – significantly higher than the nationwide average of 6%. Investing in Newcastle today is comparable to investing in Manchester or Liverpool 10 years ago, so are you ready to get ahead of the property investment trend?

Newcastle (also known as Newcastle upon Tyne) is home to two universities: Newcastle University, part of the prestigious Russell Group, and Northumbria University which is situated in the heart of the city centre. With 29% of Newcastle University’s students coming from overseas, there is unprecedented demand for purpose-built student accommodation and a steady flow of international tourists coming to the city to visit their family who is studying here. The city is also home to football team Newcastle United and stadium St. James’ Park, which provides an even more increased demand for hotel rooms.

Newcastle’s modern economy is now built around corporate headquarters, learning, digital technology, retail, tourism and cultural centres. In total, Newcastle contributes over £13 billion towards the United Kingdom’s GVA. Newcastle’s largest shopping centre Eldon Square attracts over 36 million visitors yearly, making it the 5th busiest shopping centre in the UK.

With £1.5 billion of investment and a £350 million regeneration scheme planned for 2021 and beyond, Newcastle is a prime location for redevelopment.

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Why Newcastle for Property Investment?

If you’re wondering why you should choose Newcastle to begin or expand your property investment portfolio, let’s start with the demand for property in the city.

The current metro population of Newcastle upon Tyne in 2021 is 814,000 residents – a significant 1.62% increase from 2017. With a rapidly growing population and a 25% increase in flats and waterside apartments, demand dramatically outweighs supply in Newcastle.

According to Hometrack in 2021, Newcastle is the cheapest major city for property in England. With prices in southern cities such as London at an all-time high, it is often difficult to start investing with insufficient funds. This makes rental yields in Northern cities such as Newcastle far more attractive. These lower prices coupled with more investors entering the market at these lower prices means that Northern cities are seeing a faster rate of investment than places such as London and surrounding areas.

17.6%

Projected compound growth for residential properties in Newcastle (2019 – 2023)

6%

Expected rental growth in Newcastle by 2022

10%

Highest rental yields of any city in the UK; reaching between 5-10%.

Property Investment in Newcastle

Whether you are a first-time investor looking to understand your options and make the first steps towards building your portfolio, or an experienced investor looking for someone to effectively manage your investment, our team goes the extra mile to deliver exceptional service and results. 

  • Total of 75 years’ experience in the property market 
  • UK-based and international offices for home and overseas investors
  • Excellent scores on Trustpilot noting our knowledge, professionalism and return on investments

Investment Property Newcastle FAQs

Where should I buy investment property in Newcastle?

Newcastle City Centre is a good place to start, with TotallyMoney rating the NE1 postcode in its top ten best yields in the country. There are plenty of new-build apartments, period properties and conversions with views of the river and Tyne Bridge (specifically in Quayside) for investors to choose from. If seeking an affluent area to invest in property in Newcastle, we would also recommend Jesmond.

Investment Opportunities

Learn more about our investment opportunities in Newcastle and the surrounding areas including hotel rooms, student accommodation, and care homes.

Hotels

High-growth investment sector expecting to soar

Purpose Built Student Accomadation

UK’s strongest performing asset class in recent years

Care Homes

Increase in demand with an ageing UK population

Are you ready to take the next step?

To learn more about the investment opportunities available through Sterling Woodrow, contact us today.