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Hulme is less than a mile south of the city centre, with homes on both sides of Princess Road - a major route from the city to the airport and the motorway network. See rehousing area map (pdf).

Living in Hulme  

Hulme has a thriving community - with shops, entertainment, work and education on the doorstep.

There's a large Asda superstore on Princess Road. Nearby Hulme market has a selection of food and craft stalls, and there are more local shops, post office and library along Stretford Road.

The vibrant city centre, with its employment, leisure and entertainment facilities is within walking distance, or just a few minutes on one of the regular buses. The universities are a short walk from homes on the east side of Princess Road. The Manchester Aquatics centre, with its Olympic sized swimming pool, is close by too.

The Zion arts centre on Stretford Road has music and dance studios, recording facilities and is a venue for a range of performers. The Millennium Powerhouse building, on Raby Street in nearby Moss Side is a new purpose-built social, recreational, sporting and education facility for local young people.

Homes to rent in Hulme

There are around 730 homes rented out by not-for-profit landlords like housing associations and housing trusts. See homes here: street-by-street map.

Facilities in Hulme

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Neighbouring areas

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The graph shows the average availability of homes here. The higher the availability, the better your chances. But it depends on your rehousing priority too.

availability graph

graph key: blue boxSingles/Couples 16 to 40
Availability: low

graph key:orange boxSingles/Couples 40 to 60
Availability: average

graph key:green boxSingles/Couples over 60
Availability: above average

graph key:pink boxFamily/adult groups 2 beds
Availability:  very low

graph key:navy boxFamily/adult groups 3 beds
Availability: below average

graph key:red box Family/adult groups 4+ beds
Availability: extremely low

See availability in other central Manchester areas