Election special part 2: What does Leeds want post May 6th?

In the second part of EGTV’s election special Helen Roxburgh visited Leeds to see what local property professionals want from their politicians after this Thursday. 

The full story is available on EGi soon but you can watch the video now .

Click on the play video to hear Conservative council leader Andrew Carter talks about how he thinks the Labour party’s manifesto announcing cuts in regeneration is precisely the wrong thing to do as well as how his party will push the council’s relocation to new offices forward.

Agents believe the appointment of Yorkshire Forward’s Tom Riordan as chief executive at the council is a positive move for the city, although they’re worried about the Conservative’s third party right of appeal. Hear JLL’s Jeff Pearey, Ripley Capital’s Mark Leonard and Nickolaj Dockree, and Knight Frank’s Alex Munro talk politics and the future of Leeds property market by clicking above.

 Other Yorkshire posts on the Focus blog:

Trinity Leeds pics and a walk around the Yorkshire capital 

Giant occupiers needed for giant Yorkshire sheds

Sweet deal for Leeds? A detailed look at Montpellier Estates’ City One 

About Nadia Elghamry

Data Editor and deputy Regional Editor at Estates Gazette with more than 15 years experience in business journalism. I currently look after Property in Numbers and the month in numbers section of the magazine as well as drawing out stories from the numbers for every section of the magazine. As deputy regional features, working on the Focus features section of the magazine, hosting our receptions around the country and writing for the Focus blog.

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