Birmingham is on the up and becoming a real challenger to the capital. With more and more talent relocating to Brum and the wider West Midlands, here are our reasons to move to Birmingham (and the wider West Midlands!).
🏢 You’re in good company!
In the last few years huge companies such as Goldman Sachs, BT and HSBC have all moved to the area, add these to home grown companies such as Cadburys, Jaguar Land Rover and Halfords to see just what fantastic career progression the area has to offer.
HS2, 2022 Games, Metro extension, Paradise to name a few! There is a huge amount of development ongoing in and around Birmingham to keep growth going well into the next 5-10 years.
🎪 There’s tons to do!
Birmingham has everything!
Nights out – We have; numerous theatres, fantastic restaurants, Warehouse food courts, board game cafes and canal side cocktail bars, all complemented by a growing amount of local craft beer breweries.
Green spaces – From city spots like Cannon Hill park and Warley Woods through to the huge Sutton park, Lickey Hills and Clent, you are spoilt for choice. If you are willing to venture as far as Bewdley, you can even go on Safari! Did anyone mention we have more canals than Venice?
Live Sport – The West Midlands is home to West Brom, Aston Villa, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Worcester Warriors and the Wasps!
🏡 Fantastic places to live
Want city living? We’ve got it. After vibrant town centres….try Solihull or Sutton Coldfield. Craving village living…there is nothing quite like Moseley. For those of you seeking countryside on your doorstep, just take a look at the wider Worcestershire and Staffordshire areas.
On top of one of the youngest workforces in Europe, we have fantastic private and public schools and have a huge university network from Red Brick to Modern research leaders.
💲 Cost of living
The West Midlands is just simply more affordable, which is great for Family life! Housing, transport and entertainment are all more affordable.
🧍 The People
Finally, the people are fantastic. The West Midlands is an incredibly diverse and friendly place!