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    Relocating to London – Here’s Everything You Need To Know

    Relocating to London? There are various reasons why you might be moving to this bustling metropolis. Thousands of families, singles, students, foreigners, and retirees move to the City each year. Whether you are moving from abroad, or locally, we have some pointers on how to get started, and what you need to know about London. …

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    Moving to London – Choosing The Right Borough For You

    Choosing a new home can be a big decision, and making sure you choose a borough that suits you is perhaps the most important factor when starting the search. This month we’ve put together some helpful tips to help you choose the right borough in London.   Whether you are a student, young professional, retiree, or…

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    Buying a Home in London – A Complete Step By Step Guide

    Are you thinking about buying a home in London? Perhaps you’ve started the buying process and are just looking for some extra advice. This month, the team at South London Movers is here to give you our complete guide to buying a home in London. Here is everything you need to think about before getting…

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    How Much Does It Cost To Move House In The UK?

    You may have budgeted for the down payment and mortgage payments on a new home, but how much does it cost to move house? What are the true costs of relocating in the UK? Unexpected “extras” can add upwards of tens of thousands of pounds to the cost of buying and moving to a new…

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    Living in Chiswick – What to expect from this picturesque London village

    Located in the borough of Hounslow, Chiswick is a popular and affluent west London village. It has seen a steady rise in popularity over recent years due to its great schools, abundant green spaces, gorgeous properties and its accessibility to both central London, and Heathrow airport. If you’re moving to Chiswick (or simply visiting), read…

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    Living in Balham – What to know before you make the move

    Balham is a neighbourhood in South London. It is located in the borough of Wandsworth (zone 3), with small parts in the neighbouring borough of Lambeth. Just five miles south of central London, Balham’s neighbours are Brixton to the east, Clapham to the north, and Tooting to the south. If you’re considering a move to…

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    Living in Kingston upon Thames: What to expect from the Riverside Borough

    Kingston upon Thames, known locally as Kingston, is one of the 33 boroughs that make up Greater London. Located in southwest London, it is the oldest of the four royal boroughs of London. The others include Greenwich,  Kensington and Chelsea. You may be considering moving to Kingston upon Thames. Whether it be for a new…

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    Moving With Plants | Top Things You MUST Know Before A Removal

    For humans, pets and plants alike, moving can be stressful. For plants, the stress of the move can cause damage and even death, so it’s important to do some research before packing up your green friends.   If you’ve hired movers, they might not cover damage to plants. Some moving companies will not even allow plants…

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    Before Leaving The UK, Don’t Forget These 10 Things

    If you’re leaving the UK, moving abroad can seem like a daunting process. If you live in the UK, and are planning to move overseas, you’ll want to make sure that you don’t miss anything. Below is a handy guide for you to follow, so you can rest assured you have all the boxes ticked…

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    Moving House Checklist | Complete Guide Included!

    Congratulations on finding your new home! Moving house marks a new beginning, but it can also bring on some feelings of apprehension for the work ahead. Proper planning and organization are key to a successful home relocation. That’s why we’ve put together a complete outline of all the steps below. We’ve also included our Complete…

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