Liverpool is Merseyside's largest city and sits in the south west of Lancashire in the North West of England. Liverpool is an exciting and vibrant place with its own Tate Gallery, a series of innovative museums and a fascinating social history. It boasts an unrivalled musical heritage – this is, after all, the place that gave the world The Beatles. Liverpool is home to a major port, which has aided its urbanisation and expansion. As a result, Liverpool has a diverse population drawn from a variety of peoples, cultures and religions.
Shoppers can choose from a huge range of gleaming new city centre shopping centres, boutique arcades, bohemian streets and farmers’ markets. Liverpool ONE, right in the heart of the city, is the huge open-air shopping district that is home to more than 160 famous high street and designer names making it the perfect location to open your new shop. The exclusive Metquarter houses select fashion and beauty outlets such as Gieves & Hawkes, Hugo Boss, MAC and Armani Exchange. The ultra-fashionable Cavern Quarter is home to the Vivienne Westwood store and famed designer boutique Cricket. Lonely Planet rated Bold Street as one of the best shopping streets in the country, and it's easy to see why with independent stores selling everything from world foods to vintage clothes to records to art.
Liverpool's main sights are scattered through the centre of the city, with easy walking distance between most of them. There are unique attractions, exciting events and world class sports along with more listed museums than any other city outside London, and its galleries are among the best in the country. The main attractions are Albert Dock, the trendy Ropewalks area and the Cavern Quarter – a mecca for Beatles’ fans.
Liverpool has been voted the fourth friendliest city in the world. Its relatively low property prices, compared to high employment and low cost of living, ensure an excellent quality of life for its residents both young and old, and outstanding retail opportunities if you’re looking for shops to let in the area.
Liverpool's rich musical output has bred a culture of pride amongst its loyal residents which continues to nurture new talent and business.