Moving to Reading

Moving to Reading

Are you thinking of moving to Reading? It’s famous for being one of the UK’s top ten retail destinations. The city has over 850 listed buildings and seven miles of river frontage. Confidence in the Reading economy is being shown by the current wave of business investment with over 650,000 square foot of new or refurbished office space under construction and a further 500,000 square foot recently completed. It also boasts some of the best performing schools in the UK.

Property prices in Reading

Average house prices are £251,822 showing a rise of 8.56% over the past 12 months. You can buy a semi-detached property for around £275,000; smaller Victorian terraces for £245,000 and family detached homes starting from £530,000.

Local Council if you are thinking of moving to Reading

If you are planning to move to Reading, and need information on schools, planning permission, parking permits or council tax, council planning permission meetings are held on a regular basis. Simply

Local Schools

Katesgrove Primary School
Dorothy Street
West Berkshire
Tel: 0118 901 5490

Kendrick School
41 London Road
Tel: 0118 901 5859


The Hexagon in Queens Walk is a well-established arts venue, which hosts a varied program of events from rock and pop to professional theatre. It runs the Classical Music Alive Season, which features the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (the theatre’s resident orchestra) amongst many other international artists.


Trains run every five minutes to London taking between 25 and 30 minutes. You have a direct train service west to Wales, Bath, Bristol and Oxford. The M4 motorway will get you to Heathrow Airport in 30 minutes

Cable and Phone Connections

If you’re moving to Reading and need to know the broadband availability, simply visit:

Domestic Removals Reading

This item is brought to you by the removals storage and shipping company serving Reading and the surrounding area.

This service is aimed at people moving in Reading and for those looking for a local removals, storage and shipping company.

If you are looking to move home or move to the Reading area, White & Company have been providing a removals service for over 145 years and are members of the British Association of Removers.

White & Company also provide specialist removal services to locations around the UK, Jersey and Guernsey. We work tirelessly to provide the best possible service and peace of mind for those looking to move home.

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