Rochdale really is a great place to live. Millions of pounds are being invested in new, modern housing right across the borough. Put simply, there’s something for everyone – from stylish apartments to spacious family homes. But if something traditional is more to your taste, you’ll find plenty of well-established properties too.
With bustling towns, award-winning parks, leisure centres, sports facilities, rolling countryside and more, Rochdale is also a great choice when it comes to recreation. We have friendly pubs and restaurants, and good quality hotels. While the recently completed Oldham and Rochdale Metrolink line offers easy, frequent access to the centre of Manchester and beyond.
Rochdale doesn’t just have the space for business. It has the transport links and infrastructure that are vital for success.
In fact, with unrivalled motorway links, including easy access to three junctions of the M62 (Kingsway Business Park is located straight off the motorway), Rochdale borough really is the perfect location for businesses that are going places. Add dedicated Metrolink tram stops, extensive rail links and just a short drive to Manchester Airport and Rochdale is extremely well connected – globally! Choose Rochdale and you’re well connected.
Investment, development and regeneration have all helped make Rochdale the new employment hub of the North West. Covering a total of 65 square miles, the borough has a range of development sites and business parks as well as high quality managed office and workshop accommodation.
A first-class location for business growth and employment, Rochdale borough has a large, highly cost-effective labour resource – with an estimated workforce of 750,000 people all within an hour’s drive. Factor in the recently completed Oldham and Rochdale arm of the Metrolink and Rochdale also enjoys enviable commuter access to the wider Greater Manchester area and its workforce of 1.2 million. Small wonder that right across Rochdale borough, investor confidence is high.