Are You Moving House to Swords & Looking For A Removals Company?
Are you planning on moving house to Swords? There are plenty of good reasons to choose this thriving and prosperous Irish town. It has a population of 42,000 inhabitants and has attracted much investment from multi national companies eager to do business in the town. Swords is surrounded by green belt land, Dublin Airport has prevented the town from expanding to the south and the large Broadmeadow Estuary and town of Malahide have limited expansion further east.
The main business and industrial areas of Swords are located to the east of the town centre, along the R132 dual carriageway. These include Balheary Industrial Park, Swords Business Park, Swords Business Campus and the Airside campus, all offering a selection of job opportunities.
Dublin is a short commute and has a substantial IT industry with a number of large international companies based here, along with many pharmaceutical companies.
Local Information if Moving House to Swords
When you first move to a new city finding your way around the local taxes and requirements can be daunting, a quick visit to the following website can help you on your way: Banking & Tax Information
Accommodation if Moving House to Swords
Most expats moving to Swords often choose to rent a property, however for people who are planning to stay in the town for a number of years, buying may be the preferred option. House prices are now lower than pre-recession levels but are expected to rise soon. Prices in Swords are generally slightly lower than in central Dublin.
The following site has a selection of properties: Property Portal
Schools if moving house to Swords
Finding a school in Swords should be easy to organise. By law, any child in Swords can attend public school, regardless of their parent’s visa status. However, it is worth remembering that many schools in Swords will be full, it would be wise to contact your preferred school before arriving. Many expats will want to continue with the curricula from home and will choose an international school, although these can be very expensive.
The following site has a selection of international schools in the area: Schools Portal
Travel if Moving House to Swords
Swords has no railway service, the closest stations are Malahide Station and Donabate Station. There are plenty of buses running to central Dublin and the surrounding area. Dublin airport is several kilometres to the south of Swords and has direct flights to Britain, Europe, North America, North Africa and the Middle East.
Currency Conversion If Moving house to Swords
The official currency of Ireland is the Euro (EUR or €), which is divided into 100 cents.
When 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.
Simply call us on Tel: 01494-857672 or follow the link to see what additional monies you will receive compared to using your high street bank and to set up a free account. Foreign Exchange
European Removals If Moving To Swords
This item is brought to you by www.whiteandcompany.co.uk the European removals storage and shipping company serving Swords and the surrounding area.
If you are looking to move to Swords, White & Company have been providing a European removals, packing and storage service for over 145 years and are members of FIDI and Omni.
White & Company were winners of the British Association of Removers and Which? Trusted Traders ‘Overseas Mover of the Year’ Competition 2016 & finalists in 2017