A UK expat’s guide to Paris

November 21, 2014


France is the number one tourist destination in the world, and is already home to 150,000 British people who have chosen to make the UK’s continental neighbour their permanent home. This exceptional city is home to some of Europe’s most magnificent landmarks, unbeatable cuisine and grand landscapes. Nevertheless, Paris is also home to romanticised miss-conceptions, […]


Moving in the UK: London city guide

November 11, 2014


Home to an impressive 7.5 million residents with languages spoken from around the world, it comes as no surprise that London is one of Europe’s largest and most alluring cities. Overflowing with cultural experiences, places to visit and sights to see, there is never a dull moment in the UK’s capital. If you’re moving to the […]


Moving home finance: Top financial blogs

November 7, 2014


Moving home is an exciting time, however with the cost of your new home, along with the fees involved in every other aspect of your move, it can be a financially demanding time. We’re aware that, although you’ll have been saving for months on end, you might not be feeling particularly flush now, or at […]


Moving House and Your Phone Number: What You Need to Know

November 7, 2014


Moving house can raise a lot of questions, particularly when it comes to technology and communications. From Sky TV to Internet access, the technology that we use on a daily basis is often one of the biggest concerns people have when moving house. Can you keep your old number? If so, how long will it […]


Keeping your house safe in a new neighbourhood

November 4, 2014


As the clocks go back and the nights draw in, it’s sadly the case that the British public come to experience an increase in house crime. If you’ve recently moved into a new home, and aren’t quite up to speed with your local neighbourhood just yet, it’s important that for the first few months in your […]


How to Reduce the Stress of Moving House

October 24, 2014


Moving house can be stressful. In fact, according to the Employee Relocation Council it’s the third-most stressful event in life, behind death and divorce. Even when your moving day goes smoothly, the experience can still be extremely tiring and difficult. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to make the stressful experience of moving house a […]


Understanding the home buying process

October 23, 2014


The house buying process can be a complicated and hugely time consuming process.  If you’re juggling it with your full time jobs and family commitments, it’s not hard to see why people begin to feel the stress. Whilst we can’t lighten the workload for you, we can give you a helping hand when it comes to […]


Managing a winter house move

October 13, 2014


With autumn here, and winter now on the way, many of us will head indoors for the majority of the coming months. If you have a home move planned however, it’s time to start planning.  Organisation when moving is key, however winter weather conditions can wreak havoc with any pre-made plans you make. If you’re […]