These 12 areas have the highest number of empty properties in Leeds

The Leeds council wards with the highest number of empty private properties has been revealed.

Thursday, 18th April 2019, 1:45 pm
Updated Thursday, 18th April 2019, 1:54 pm
The Leeds council wards with the highest number of empty private properties has been revealed.

Data released by Leeds city council via Datamill North has shown the number of long term empty private properties in each ward. These figures relate to March 2019. There were a total of 6,567 empty private properties in the city in March. Images are for illustrative purposes only.

The ward with the most empty private properties was Hyde Park and Woodhouse, with a total of 568, 5.33 per cent of the total properties of that type in the area.
There were 216 empty private properties in Horsforth, 2.24 per cent of those types of buildings in the ward.
In the student hub of Leeds there were 334 empty private properties, 4.84 per cent of the total of those type of homes in the area.

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There were 260 empty private properties in this ward, 2.09 per cent of the total.
In Chapel Allerton there were 270 empty private properties, 2.44 per cent of the total.
There were 268 empty private properties in Armley, 2.22 per cent of those type of buildings.
There were 303 empty properties in Gipton and Harehills, 2.77 per cent of the private houses in the ward.
There were 223 empty private properties in Beeston and Holbeck, 2.12 per cent of the total.
In Kirkstall there were 222 empty private properties, 2.27 per cent of those type of properties in the ward.
2.94 per cent of the private properties in this ward were empty - a total of 523.
In Roundhay there were 202 empty private properties, 2.08 per cent of the total in the area.
In Weetwood there were 198 empty private properties which is 2.13 per cent of the total number of those type of buildings in the ward.