International Shipping & House Removals to Port Elizabeth
If you are searching for house removals to Port Elizabeth, make sure you get in touch with White & Company. By choosing White & Company, who are a BAR, FIDI & OMNI registered removal expert, you can be sure that you are using a company that meets the highest standards within the removals industry. All their removal staff have the necessary training, expertise, experience and professionalism to carry out your move as efficiently as possible.
Before committing to a removals company, it would be wise to check that they hold sufficient insurance cover. White & Company offers comprehensive insurance and will be happy to supply you with full details.
White & Company Removals, Shipping & Storage
Tel: 01489 858027 for a free moving quote
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Packing your possessions & House Removals Port Elizabeth
Once you have decided to move home, you should consider if you wish to pack your possessions yourself or arrange for a removal company to pack some or all of your effects for you. If you choose to pack yourself, White & Company can supply you with an array of top quality packaging materials, which can be delivered to your home.
If you would like White & Company to pack for you, they will pack all china and glassware using special paper and double-thickness cartons; furniture will be wrapped in bubble blankets for extra protection; and items requiring specialist care, such as antiques, can be packed in made-to-measure wooden crates. On arrival at your new home in Port Elizabeth, they can provide an unpacking service which includes removing all cartons and packaging materials to leave your home free from any waste.
House Removals to Port Elizabeth: An Overview
Port Elizabeth, or as it is fondly known, “the Windy City” is located in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. You will find that it is one of the most beautiful coastal areas in South Africa. It is a great family destination. More laid back than larger places such as Cape Town and Durban.
Although there is a small town feel to Port Elizabeth, there is still plenty to do. An outdoor-lover’s dream, the city has the Big 5 of the animal kingdom, boat cruises, museums, an oceanarium and much more. You will discover plenty of great reasonable priced places to eat out. The stunning beaches stretch for miles and the cost of living is much cheaper than that of the UK. The exchange rate is currently R18.9 to the pound. Your money will certainly go a long way.
Property prices & House Removals Port Elizabeth
Even though the property market has been difficult in recent years, According to Dr Golding, the CEO of Pam Golding Property Group, it remains “extraordinarily resilient”. Dr Golding also noted that what deters buyers the most is not the economy but rather location, where the property is situated. Location, Location, Location applies.
Homes in the Port Elizabeth region have risen by 10.35% in the past year and continue to rise. Currently the average cost of a 4-bedroom family home is R2,300,000 (£121,263). To rent the same property it would cost R16,000 per month (£846.56).
If you intend to buy a property it is advisable to involve a good estate agent. Although it is not a complicated affair, the legal system is different to the UK and a good local estate agent will help you manage the possible pitfalls of buying in a different country. Here are a few estate agents in the area.
42 Mackay St Port Elizabeth 6001
Phone: +27 41 582 2608
ERA Real Estate
170 Cape Rd Port Elizabeth
Phone: +27 41 373 4044
Pam Golding Properties
157 Cape Road, Mill Park, Port Elizabeth, 6001
Phone: +27 41 373 9955
Schools & House Removals Port Elizabeth
Port Elizabeth offers plenty of choice when it comes to schooling. The south African province of Port Elizabeth has 175 schools serving the suburbs and townships. These include government-funded and private schools. Here is a short list of local schools:
Alexander Road High School – www.arhs.co.za
Collegiate Girls’ High School – www.collegiatehigh.co.za
Victoria Park High School, Grey High School – www.victoriaparkhigh.com
Woodridge College – https://www.woodridge.co.za
For a more comprehensive list of schools in Port Elizabeth visit: http://www.schools4sa.co.za/province/eastern-cape/port-elizabeth/
House Removals Port Elizabeth – Overseas Mover of The Year
White & Company are proud winners of the British Association of Removers ‘Overseas Mover of the Year’ Competition 2016 and finalists in the 2017 competition.
If you are thinking of moving overseas, making sure you get the best exchange rate possible is essential to starting your new life on a sound footing. White & Company has an exclusive arrangement with an 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 & 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.
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