A Place in the Sun Wellington

 A Place in the Sun Wellington

A Place in the Sun Wellington

It’s almost everyone dream to find a place in the sun Wellington and for many people Wellington is the ideal place to relocate. The capital city sits near the North Island’s southernmost point on the Cook Strait. It is compact with a waterfront promenade, sandy beaches and a working harbour.

If you are considering a move to Wellington, 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 Wellington, 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
Hillsons Road
SO30 2DY

Tel: 01489 854 286 for a free moving quote

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 Wellington – About Wellington

Wellington is a thriving and vibrant city with a lovely harbour side setting and has been called the world’s coolest little capital; it’s also the centre of New Zealand’s craft beer revolution! The capital city has been totally revamped over the past ten years and has a very healthy economy. In the downtown area of the city, you can find a good smattering of museums, theatres, galleries and boutiques.

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

Average house prices are around $401,000, although the price will very much depend on which area of the city you choose. Paremata, Papakowhai and Aotea are all popular residential areas.
Here is a list of real estate agents, which may prove helpful in your search for a property:

Ray White Wellington City –
Harcourts Real Estate –
Tommy’s Real Estate Limited –
Bayleys –

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

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 schools in the Wellington area.

GEMS Wellington International School –
Wellington East Girls’ College –
Samuel Marsden Collegiate School –

A Place in the Sun Wellington – Travel in Wellington

Connections in Wellington are excellent and the public transport system is well used by locals and tourists alike. By road the State Highway 1 in the west and State Highway 2 in the east, meet at the Ngauranga Interchange north of the city centre, where SH 1 runs through the city to the airport. The North Island Main Trunk Railway (NIMT) serves the city, with trains running to Palmerston North, and to Auckland. The Wellington Cable Car, which leaves from downtown Wellington to the suburb of Kelburn, gives some of the best views across the city. Wellington International Airport is 3.7 miles south-east of the city centre. It provides flights across New Zealand, Fiji and to Australia.

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


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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