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Ultimate Guide To Moving To Canada

Did you know that Canada is the second largest country in the world and thousands of British expats relocate to this stunning country every year? Well Fox Moving and Storage does because we regularly help relocate people to this vast country every week. Taking care of every aspect of the relocation from packing, shipping and transporting of your effects to the… Read More

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Top Ten Things That Devalue Your Home When You Move.

Recently in the media there was an article about a seller who had £20,000 wiped off the asking price of his home because the buyer’s surveyor had found Japanese Knotweed on council land opposite his home. If this can wipe off £20,000 off his asking price, imagine what is inside and outside your home that can also devalue it substantially. When… Read More

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Are We A Nation Of Interior Snobs When It Comes To Moving Home?

Prospective house-buyers are just as interested in the high-spec interiors of your property as they are in whether your property is within a good catchment area for the local school. Features such as marble floors, underfloor heating and a Smeg fridge are being increasingly focused on in estate agencies listings.   Our tastes are getting grander and grander and we are… Read More

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Moving? Choose A Desirable Suburb That’s Making A Come-Back

Around twenty years ago if you said that you were moving to the suburbs you were seen to be slightly uncool. However times have changed, city centre living is at an all time high and there seems to be a need to get back the community spirit that past generations experienced. As a result the suburbs are the place to move… Read More

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Beware Of Unscrupulous Letting Agents When You Move!

Research carried out by The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has found that a clampdown is needed on the lettings sector and called them “the property industry’s Wild West”. A Government Committee has been told that there are a number of letting agents who are fuelling the housing crisis in the UK by charging extortionate fees to their tenants.  … Read More

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Selling Your Home? Streets Beginning With The Letter U Typically Sell For £25,000 More.

Fox Moving & Storage have found that if you are selling your home and your street begins with the letter U then your house if worth around £25,000 more than the average house price. Houses in a street starting with the letter U are typically worth around £251,307. Property website Zoopla carried out a study which found that those people living… Read More

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Renting? Check Your Deposit Is Protected.

Fox Moving & Storage have helped thousands of tenants move home so we understand how stressful a house move can be. To make your move to a rented property less stressful you need to be aware of your rights to have your deposit protected, worryingly only one in three renters actually do.   Private tenants can have their deposit ring-fenced so… Read More

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Moving Home? Be Aware Of Fake Solicitors.

Fox Moving & Storage understands how stressful a house move can be, but for some homeowners their house move has become a disaster. Read further to avoid the scam that is, worryingly, on the increase. It has come to Fox’s attention that homebuyers have to be warned about a scam that is seeing fake solicitors conning people out of their life… Read More

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