Students will descend on Withington
When students head off to university, many will, in their first
year, live in university accommodation, because it is convenient,
and because many do not know the area where they will be attending
However, as they become more accustomed to their surroundings, and
more independent, the vast majority of students will be looking to
move to accommodation which is private and further away from the
university itself. Such a location can be found in Manchester by
students who are looking for
property for sale in Withington.
The main selling point of the area of Withington is that it has
excellent transport links into the city centre itself, and with it
the university campus itself. This is ideal because of the fact
that many students, and particularly the older fraternity, will not
want to live too close to the city centre so that they can
concentrate on their studies.
Such an ideal is perfect for a quieter area such as Withington. Its
shopping area is also good, as it means that students do not have
to make trips into the centre in order to pick up the
In fact, so good are the transport links via bus into the city
centre, that the Wimslow Road bus corridor is said to be the
busiest route in the whole of Europe.
Many students who graduate from university also go on to stay in
Withington after their courses have finished, which means that
there are also many families in the area. This has led to a decent
level of education in Withington.
The area is served by six primary schools. This is an ideal
feature, as it allows young families the chance to make the right
choices early on for their kids' futures in terms of where they
will learn, an important consideration for any parent to make
before they commit to moving house.