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Property and Investing

There are a number of commercial and business sites across Leicester and Leicestershire, as well as many development opportunities.

The Inward Investment Team can also offer free and confidential advice if you want to invest, locate or grow in the city and county. Take a look at the links below for further information.

Enterprise Centres

If you are looking for premises, a business address or somewhere to work from, there’s a variety of enterprise centres and managed workspaces across Leicester and Leicestershire. These suit different types of businesses e.g. creative, professional services or manufacturing.

Friars Mill

Provides 15 prestigious managed workspaces/offices from 603 sq foot to 2,000 sq foot in close proximity to Leicester city centre.

Gresham Works

Located in the heart of Leicester Gresham Works has 14 offices, 3 meeting rooms and variety of co-working spaces.

DMU Innovation Centre

In the heart of Leicester City Centre, providing a physical hub for local entrepreneurs and innovators to grow and develop their business.

Vulcan House

Provides 49 units/offices from 220 sq foot to 2,475 sq foot in close proximity to Leicester Train station.

Linwood Workshops

17 workspace units between 480 sq foot and 1000 sq foot for office and light industrial use.

Beaumont Enterprise Centre

37 units between 241 sq ft and 1100 sq ft for office or workshop use.

Makers Yard

10 new studio spaces for artists and designer-makers, located in the Cultural Quarter in the heart of Leicester City.

Phoenix Square Workspace

29 workspaces for creative companies of all shapes and sizes, accessible 24/7 throughout the year.

LCB Depot

A Creative hub at the heart of Leicester’s Cultural Quarter providing 53 workspaces, accessible 24/7 throughout the year.

The Dock

A hub for high tech, low carbon and innovative business in Leicester. Opened in Autumn 2013, Dock provides office, lab and workshop space for up to 55 businesses.

Business Box

Serviced office premises available in Braunstone for new or established businesses providing access to meeting rooms, mail and secretarial services.

Leicester Food Park

High quality food manufacturing space with purpose-built units, enabling new and existing innovative food businesses to start up and grow .

Harborough Innovation Centre

Office and studios available on flexible terms for up to 53 companies in total; ranging from 157 sq ft to 1,065 sq ft. A virtual office service is also available.

Loughborough University Science and Enterprise Park

This is one of the UK’s largest science parks. It is home to a thriving community of 60 businesses employing more than 2,000 people.

Pera Business Park

High quality office and industrial spaces that enjoy flexible terms in an environment also encourages and nurtures business growth.

Ark Business Centre

This Centre was created in 1999 to provide workshop and office accommodation for new and start up businesses.

Oak Business Centre

26 units providing workshop and office accommodation for new and start-up businesses. Includes on-site car parking, conference rooms

North West Leicestershire

Office accommodation available across four centres in NWL.