27 Mar

Southampton offers seaside city living

Southampton offers seaside city living

The bustling town of Southampton could be the ideal option for anyone wanting to move near the sea but still have all the great benefits of living in a top city.

Located on the south coast in Hampshire, Southampton offers a possible alternative to major locations such as Birmingham and London.

Property for sale in Southampton also has the added benefit of being a lot more affordable than real estate in the capital city.

With a thriving student population, Southampton also offers lots of buy-to-let opportunities plus the influx of younger people has helped to keep the city feeling very much on trend and vibrant.

In the past, the city has been voted one of the best places in the region for young people aged between 18 and 30 to live.

As well as the University of Southampton and Southampton Solent University, there are a range of options for younger pupils, with around 80 state-run schools for families to visit and choose from.

For those who want to stay trim, then Southampton could be the place to relocate to - having received national praise for its wide range of fitness facilities. As well as top-class gyms, the city also boasts a large number of green spaces and parks, where residents can opt to go for a relaxing walk or a more energetic jog.

In terms of links with the rest of the UK, Southampton Central railway station offers frequent services to London, Bournemouth, Portsmouth and a number of other key destinations across the UK - making it ideal for those who need to travel for work or enjoy exploring.

Families who enjoy their annual summer holiday overseas could also be pleased to discover the presence of Southampton Airport. The hub is a base for a number of airlines and offers flights to a whole host of destinations, including Jersey, Limoges, Malaga, Palma de Mallorca and Nice.ADNFCR-1222-ID-801708340-ADNFCR

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