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A Place in the Sun Auckland

A Place in the Sun Auckland

A Place in the Sun Auckland

It’s almost everyone dream to find a place in the sun Auckland and for many people Auckland is the ideal place to relocate. Auckland offers the perfect balance between work place opportunities and a healthy lifestyle.

If you are considering a move to Auckland, it is essential to do your research so that you can avoid any costly issues.

Before you go ahead and make the move, you should make sure that you have:

• Researched your destination, and the local customs and laws
• Obtained independent legal advice
• Researched the tax regulations
• Made plans for your health cover

Once you have taken the decision to relocate to Auckland, you will undoubtedly need to enlist the services of an international moving company to ship your goods overseas and to help manage your move. White & Company can provide a top- quality and efficient removal service to any international destination and as founder members of BAR, FIDI & OMNI; you can rest assured your move will be in safe hands.

White & Company is the proud winner of the 2016 British Association of Removers ‘Overseas Mover of the Year’ Competition, reinforcing the high level of service they provide to all their customers.

Founded in 1871, they are one of the UK’s largest international moving companies:

White & Company Removals Storage & Shipping
International House
Britannia Road
Waltham Cross
Hertfordshire
EN8 7PF

Tel: 0203 411 0605 for a free moving quote
E: hq@whiteandcompany.co.uk

Opening Times:
Mon 09:00 – 17:00
Tue 09:00 – 17:00
Wed 09:00 – 17:00
Thu 09:00 – 17:00
Fri 09:00 – 17:00
Sat 09:00 – 12:00
Sun Closed

A Place in the Sun Auckland – About Auckland

Auckland is one of the most multicultural of New Zealand’s cities. It has a large Asian Community and the biggest Polynesian population of any city in the world. It has the Auckland Museum, the Auckland Art Gallery and Waitomo Caves, where you can see the silica terraces, mud pools and unique geothermal vegetation. The city has a relatively small population of around 1.5 million people. It has the moderate climate, the summers are warm and in winter the temperature only drops to an average of 11°C (51°F). Auckland was ranked third in Mercer’s 2011 ‘Quality of Living’ survey and holds fifth place in similar surveys, making it a very attractive destination for expats.

A Place in the Sun Auckland – Buying a Property in Auckland

There is a wide choice of property available in Auckland; beech houses are the most costly with property further inland being more affordable. It can cost around $500,000 to buy a modest three bedroomed home.
Here is a list of real estate agents, which may prove helpful in your search for a property:

LJ Hooker – http://aucklandcentral.ljhooker.co.nz/
Ray White Howick – http://rwhowick.co.nz/?repeat=w3tc
Prestige Real Estate International – http://www.prestigerealty.co.nz/

A Place in the Sun Auckland – Education and Schools in Auckland

The quality of education in New Zealand is agreed to be among the best in the world. Unless an expat has permanent residency in New Zealand, they will probably choose a private or international school.
There is a good choice of International schools in the city:

Auckland International College – www.aic.ac.nz/
Languages International – http://www.languages.ac.nz/
Kaplan – Auckland – www.aucklandnz.com/study/kaplan-international-english

A Place in the Sun Auckland – Travel in Auckland

Almost all expats living in Auckland find it best to have a car, cars drive on the left hand side and the Highway Code in New Zealand is similar to that in the UK. Information about driving, vehicle registration and driver’s licenses can be found on the New Zealand Transport Agency’s website: http://www.nzta.govt.nz/

White and Company are proud winners of the British Association of Removers ‘Overseas Mover of the Year’ Competition 2016.

 House Movers Southampton Winner 2016 Overseas Remover of The Year

When moving overseas, making sure you get the best exchange rate possible is essential to starting your new life on a sound footing. White and Company has an exclusive arrangement with The FX Firm (foreign exchange company). Simply follow the link below to see what additional monies you will receive compared to using your high street bank and to set up a free no obligation account. White and Company/foreign-exchange

Whether you need to arrange monthly payments to service an overseas mortgage, or wish to protect yourself against exchange rate fluctuations and fix the rate for up to a year, we will be able to suggest the most suitable way to do so. Open your free, no obligation account in as long as it takes to stop for a coffee.

White & Company Have Branches In The Following Locations

London
Bournemouth
Dunfermline
Farnborough
Forres,
Guernsey
Harrogate-York
Jersey
Knaresborough
Lancaster
Leeds-Bradford
Plymouth
Portsmouth
Southampton
Telford
Winchester

Opening Times:
Mon 09:00 – 17:00
Tue 09:00 – 17:00
Wed 09:00 – 17:00
Thu 09:00 – 17:00
Fri 09:00 – 17:00
Sat 09:00 – 12:00
Sun Closed

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