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Following on from the success of Towers 1 & 2 is the launch of the iconic Tower 3 at X1 Media City. X1 Media City is an exciting new flagship development, which has already made a stunning impact on the Manchester skyline at the historic quays. Each tower is set within a modern landscaped public realm, which features cafe spaces, restaurants, retail and office space alongside the residential offer. This mixed-use scheme is an ideal investment opportunity and is truly unique in its contemporary design and perfect quayside location.

Situated in the heart of MediaCityUK in the iconic Salford Quays, home to Coronation Street as well as the likes of the BBC, ITV, Ericsson and Kellogg’s, this new phase of development complements the existing towers, and fits perfectly within the bustling business and leisure community. This development presents an exclusive opportunity to invest in limited luxury property located at the very heart of Peel’s thriving MediaCityUK project.

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Parking available for £25,000

Just £5,000 required on reservation

10 years building warranty

Prime location in MediaCity UK

X1 Media City Showroom Apartment Video

X1 Media City is an exciting Manchester development comprising hundreds of luxury apartments. View more of what it will be like to live at X1 Media City with this video of a showroom apartment.


Location, location, location - prime Media City area with the tower just a minute's walk to the BBC and ITV, to name a few. Its very own designated tram station gives residents easy access to anywhere in Manchester within minutes.

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connectivity and transportation

Connectivity & Transport

X1 Media City Tower 3 is well connected to Greater Manchester, the UK and international destinations. The development is served by a dedicated Metrolink station. Situated in the heart of MediaCityUK in the iconic Salford Quays, home to Coronation Street as well as the likes of the BBC, ITV, Ericsson and Kellogg’s, this new phase of development complements the existing towers, and fits perfectly within the bustling business and leisure community.

  • MediaCity UK - 0-3 mins walk
  • The Lowry Mall/Theatre - 4 mins walk
  • Manchester United - 20 mins walk
  • Central Manchester - 8 mins by Metrolink
  • Piccadilly Station - 22 mins by Metrolink
  • The Trafford Centre - 14 mins by car
  • Manchester Airport - 20 mins by car
  • Liverpool - 45 mins by car
employment and education

Employment & Education

With a prime central location in the heart of the city, X1 Media City Tower 3 is ideally placed for both students and young professionals. Over 140,000 people work in Manchester City Centre and that figure is growing year on year. This along with the largest student population in Europe, with 70% of students retained post-graduation in the City, adds to the ever-growing demand for high-quality rental accommodation.

  • 2.75 million people live in Greater Manchester
  • 2,300 BBC employees at Media City
  • 70% of students are retained and stay in Manchester – highest UK rate surpassing London for the first time
  • Worldwide renowned universities
  • Two of the five largest universities in the UK are in Manchester
  • 55,000 new jobs to be created in the City by 2025


  • On-site gymnasium
  • Exclusive residents cinema room
  • On-site retail and leisure facilities
  • Management office
  • Security
  • Bike store
About MediaCityUK

About MediaCityUK

Manchester's X1 Media City Tower 3 development could not be better placed than within the world-class mixed-use complex that is MediaCityUK. When this regeneration project launched in 2007, it transformed Salford Quays into the hugely desirable location that it is today. MediaCityUK was pinpointed as one of Manchester's prime developments with the overall aim of revamping the city's business and leisure attractions. The area is home to world-class studio facilities that help deliver television, radio and digital productions across the world. Some of the biggest corporations have chosen to move their base of operations to MediaCity UK, including BBC, Kellogg's, ITV, Ericsson, and many more.

Many media professionals working at MediaCityUK choose to live in the tranquil surroundings of Salford Quays. With Salford University nearby, it is also an excellent location for students looking for affordable rental property. For young professionals, there is no greater place to kickstart their careers. MediaCityUK is set to double in size in the near future with a £1bn investment planned. The expansion will introduce more residential units, office space, retail and leisure facilities, and new public spaces. X1 Media City Tower 3 will undoubtedly become one of the best places to live in MediaCity UK, appealing to professionals and students of all backgrounds.

About the Developer

The award-winning developer behind X1 Media City Tower 3 has a strong vision for the future. Despite winning several awards for quality, design, delivery and management, the company still aims to raise the bar further. The developer offers a commitment that all homes are built to a high standard of design and quality with low running costs and low environmental impact. Buyers will benefit from exceptional customer service and long-term management. This company is passionate about spearheading quality developments while improving local communities.

X1 Media City Tower 3's developer has offices throughout the UK, including Manchester and Liverpool, positioning them as one of the North's premier housing developers. They boast an impressive portfolio, having launched 36 developments, with nine currently in construction, and have sold 7,519 units. As a global brand with local knowledge, the developer has shaped the face of the North West with instantly recognisable buildings. Combining their development expertise with an outstanding lettings service, they use professionalism, knowledge and enthusiasm to keep thousands of residents happy.

Property Location

Michigan Avenue
Salford, M50

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55,000 | Job Creation

There will be 55,000 new jobs created in the city by 2025


£7.5bn | Growing Tourism

The tourism economy is worth £7.5billion and growing


£1bn | Salford Quays

£1billion is being invested in Salford Quays creating rental demand


140,000 | Population Growth

140,000 people currently work in the city centre

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