Moving with Us in 4 Easy Steps!
We feel it is important that you know exactly what your moving costs will be upfront with no nasty surprises. Our surveyor will conduct a detailed pre-move survey to ascertain the volume of effects being moved.
The surveyor will visit your home and note any items you want to transfer. There will also be an opportunity to discuss any special requirements or questions you may have.
Once the consultation has been carried out, a free no obligation written quotation will follow within 48 hours. Our quotation will outline exactly what is covered, as per your instructions and a price.
If you are not quite at the stage of wanting to receive a home visit you can still take advantage of our Guesstimate tool. Just complete the quick estimate form on our website to get an approximate idea of the costs involved.
Having been specialists in removals for so long, we can assure you that there is nothing we have not moved before. You can rest assured that your personal belongings will be well protected and safe throughout the transportation process.
When you choose the option of a full packing service, everything will be wrapped, packed and listed on a detailed inventory before being loaded onto the vehicle. A copy of the inventory will follow shortly after.
4 Moving & Storage
White & Company is also able to provide flexible storage solutions for all your needs. Whether that be storage while you have building works carried out on your new home or while you live in rented accommodation for a period of time.
Whatever your storage needs may be we can help. We offer a range of different sized units with competitive prices, easy access in safe, dry and secure personally dedicated storage containers.
Removals to Hertford
Are you looking to move to Hertford? The schools are excellent, the transport network is well established, and your money stretches further than in its North London equivalents.
If you are relocating to Hertford, there are plenty of things to start thinking about. One of which will be the hiring of a reliable and trustworthy removals company to help you move.
White & Company have been trading for over 145 years and take moving very seriously. As founder members of the industry’s leading regulators, the British Association of Removers, we undergo regular audits and adhere to the highest standards of the industry.
Our knowledgeable estimator will guide you through the process and will be more than happy to answer any questions you have. We know just how stressful the move day can be, and so our friendly and helpful staff will do their utmost to make the transition as smooth as possible.
With over 19 storage facilities in the UK we can also offer you storage services should you require it.
To discuss any of our services or simply find out more information about moving to Hertford, feel free to give us a call today and receive a free no obligation quotation form. Alternatively, fill out a quick quote form above and we’ll get straight back to you.
About White & Company
White & Company has 16 branches located across the UK from the Channel Islands to Scotland and a network of industry partners. This extensive relocation network allows us to provide the perfect removal solutions no matter where you’re moving.
Through hard work, commitment and excellent service, we are now one of the industry’s largest removal companies. We have 240 specialist vehicles, full trained and security cleared removals staff and 19 storage locations across the UK.
Our Mission Statement
“To continue the traditions founded in 1871 by providing the quality expected by our clients; backed up by superb packing materials, highly trained crews, effective management and a genuine commitment to customer care and the environment.”
Rest assured you can trust White & Company to take care of your personal effects with care and respect from collection to delivery.
Why move to Hertford?
Hertford has been the county town of Hertfordshire since Saxon times when it was governed by the King’s Reeves. Today the town is seen as an affluent up and coming place. With its pretty Victorian terraced streets, outstanding schools, independent businesses and a thriving café and shopping culture, it is fast becoming a popular destination to live, work and raise a family.
Despite its relatively small population, it offers a thriving marketplace, theatre and an eclectic mix of restaurants, bars and pubs. The Grade I listed Hertford Castle is located in the centre of town and is set in beautiful grounds by the tranquil River Lea. Only the gatehouse remains of the original Norman building, which is now a popular wedding and corporate hire venue.
Hertford also boasts excellent transport credentials with two major rail links into London (Moorgate via Finsbury Park, Highbury and Old St, or Liverpool Street via Tottenham Hale). Competition for properties is fierce and prices are often enlarged as a result, with newcomers from London often increasing demand on static number of properties.
Properties are still however more affordable than other notable Hertfordshire commuter towns such as St Albans. Throw in the excellent standard of the local schools, low crime rates and growing number of local amenities and its not hard to see why Hertford’s popularity continues to blossom.
Schools & Education
The standard of education in Hertford is well above the national average. There are many great primary schools in Hertford, including Abel Smith School, which was rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted at its last inspection.
In terms of State secondaries, both Richard Hale School and The Sele School have been judged as ‘Good’ secondaries, while Simon Balle All-Through School which teaches children from primary right through to sixth form is also judge to be a ‘Good’ school.
Private school options include St. Joseph’s in the Park, Duncombe School (a preparatory school in Bengeo) and Haileybury College in Hertford Heath. Co-ed Haileybury College is one of the leading private schools in England with the large majority of the pupils boarders.
For more information on researching and finding schools and colleges in the Hertford area see the Schools Guide.
Once you have relocated to your new home in Hertford, there is a whole host of important things you need to organise. Below is some practical information which may prove helpful.
Things to Do in Hertford
With London on your doorstop you certainly won’t be short of things to do. Hertford does itself have a real community buzz about it and there are all manner of different bars, restaurants and pubs to frequent in your downtime.
All manner of different leisure activities are catered for courtesy of Hartham Leisure Centre. You can enjoy its gym, swimming pool, exercise classes, tennis court and football pitches. It offers a whole range of activities and opportunities to join local clubs and meet new people. Hertford Lawn Tennis Club and Herts Canoe Club are always on the lookout for new members.
For a cultural fix, Hertford Theatre has a year-round programme of touring productions while its cinema shows the latest mainstream and independent releases. A packed calendar of festivals means you’ll rarely be left with nothing to do and has turned Hertford into something of a social mecca for all age groups, drawing people from miles around.
Hertford is an area often regarded as one of the most desirable in the UK in which to live and much of the town centre is a conservation area. As such the average property price is high, currently at £455,262, according to RightMove.
Throughout Hertford, there is a wide mix of properties, ranging from modern town houses and riverside terraced cottages, to middle range family houses and large detached homes with extensive grounds.
You can purchase a detached home for £933,000, a semi-detached home for £537,000, a terraced property for £421,000 and a studio flat from £130,000.
Popular Places to Live Near Hertford
- Brookmans Park
- Collier’s End
- Great Amwell
- High Cross
- Little Berkhamstead
- Mardley Heath
- Old Hatfield
- St. Margarets
- Stanstead Abbotts
- Welham Green
- Woolmer Green
What Others Say…
Wayne Middleton and Brian Witherford were professional and extremely helpful. Did a brilliant job. Would recommend Whites to anyone. Thanks very much.
Have used this company regularly for 5 years including my time in the armed forces. They are professional and efficient. Will use them again on our next move.
The move went very smoothly and they were very polite.
Â A very smooth move by White and Co. The team worked very hard and were polite, professional and helpful.