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5 Great Reasons to Launch Your Start-Up in York | SureStore

5 Great Reasons to Launch Your Start-Up in York

A walled city founded by Romans on the River Ouse, York boasts a fascinating history as well as over 365 pubs, that’s one for every day of the year. As well as being a great place to explore and enjoy a beer, the City of York is also one of the best places in Yorkshire to launch a new business. So, if you’re considering a new adventure, discover SureStore’s 5 great reasons to launch a start-up in York!

A Convenient Business Location 

Across the UK, expensive city centre office space has meant many businesses, especially new or growing start-up companies, are looking for a more affordable work environment. 

SureStore York, located in the Clifton Moor neighbourhood, is just 3 miles north of York city centre and is ideal for home storage and business storage customers throughout York. Launching your York start-up from a self-storage unit or office space at our convenient self-storage location means your business will have access to a wide range of potential customers from local areas such as Rawcliffe, New Earswick, Earswick, Huntingdon and Haxby. 

The surrounding West Yorkshire area can be easily accessed by car from SureStore York and the city of Leeds are also less than hours drive from the York storage facility. If you need to visit the capital for any important meeting, London can be reached in around 4 hours and 20 minutes on the M1. 

Great Transport Links & Connectivity

York also boasts great transport links and connectivity. The train service from York to Leeds by train takes an average of 43 minutes  but the quickest service can take you to Leeds station in just 22 minutes. 

The train from York to London takes around 2h 13m but can take just 1h 47m on the fastest services. Around 86 trains run on this popular route every day and, with direct trains available, you won’t need to worry about making any changes.

SureStore York self-storage facility and office space can also be reached by York public transport. The number 6 bus operates daily and runs about every 15 minutes to Clifton Moor, making it easy for you and your colleagues to get to work. 

Fantastic Attractions & Things to do 

Another great reason for launching your start-up in York is its list of fantastic attractions and things to do, making the city a great place to both live and work. Why not enjoy a spot of retail therapy in the city centre and explore the historic shambles, or take a stroll around York’s Roman city walls? Whether you want to delve into York’s fascinating history, enjoy a picnic by the river or catch a movie, there’s plenty of things to do in York. 

New & Exciting Opportunities 

SureStore York is an ideal location to launch your start-up. As a new and innovative self-storage facility, we’re offering exciting opportunities for local businesses and a chance to join a diverse network of local businesses. 

Home to a range of key industries, including Biotechnology, Digital and Rail, York is an essential cog in the Northern Powerhouse. Discover more about support for York start ups from the City of York Council. 

SureStore York

York’s convenient location, great transport links, fantastic local attractions and space for opportunity makes it a great place to launch a start-up. The city is also home to SureStore York, an innovative self-storage facility offering business storage and office space for local start-ups. 

Located at Unit C, Auster Road, York, YO30 4XA, our self-storage facility is ideal for customers in Clifton Moor, Rawcliffe, New Earswick, Earswick, Huntingdon, Haxby and surrounding areas. 

Our flexible managed storage plans means we’re able to offer York business owners affordable and secure self-storage units for stock, materials, products or tools. Free Wifi means you can run your start-up from the comfort of your self-storage unit! We also offer modern and professional office spaces with zero overheads and a range of amenities. 

To discover more about how our York self-storage facility can support your local start-up launch, contact our friendly team today on 01904 942090 or book online!

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