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    Moving with Us in 4 Easy Steps!

    1 Survey

    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 either visit your home or conduct a video survey and note any items you want to transfer.

    There will also be an opportunity to discuss any special requirements or questions you may have.

    2 Quote

    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.

    3 Packing

    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.

    Moving to Loughborough? Get a Quick Quote

    Removals to Loughborough

    Are you looking to relocate to Loughborough? Moving home is not something we do on a regular basis with there often being a few years between each move.

    As such, we can often lose sight of the number of belongings we accumulate on the way and come time to relocate there is lots to organise.

    This is where enlisting the services of a reliable removals company is crucial. White & Company are a family-owned business with over 150 years’ servicing the Loughborough community.

    We offer a tailor made, reliable and professional service at a competitive price. Our trained crews have tackled all sorts of challenges and can wrap, pack, and transport your personal belongings with minimum fuss and delay.

    Should you require it, White & Company can offer storage of some or all your effects also. We have 19 storage facilities across the UK, offering clean, modern, easily accessible storage provision.

    We serve many towns around Loughborough. To find out more about how we can get your dream move underway do not hesitate to give us a call today for a free home survey and quotation.

    Why Move to Loughborough?

    The second largest settlement in Leicestershire, Loughborough is at the heart of the borough of Charnwood. The town sits centrally in the triangle formed by Nottingham, Leicester, and Derby where many of its residents choose to travel for work.
    Until the late 20th century, Loughborough was a busy industrial and manufacturing hub producing tights, socks and hosiery which were in demand all over the world.

    Today most residents are employed at the prestigious Loughborough University or in the sectors of engineering, pharmaceuticals, and healthcare all of which offer a variety of roles.
    With a great choice in restaurants, entertainment and shopping, the town centre is a busy one. Having undergone a range of developments the town now boasts a new cinema and shopping complex.

    The Rushes shopping centre is set to become the region’s premier destination for fashion and lifestyle. Living here means you are also close to a variety of tourist attractions such as the Peak District, Sherwood Forest, and the National Space Centre. Watermead Country Park, Bradgate Park and Abbey Park are three of the towns most beloved beauty spots and present the opportunity to relax and enjoy walking, cycling as well as bird watching, fishing and nature study.

    A buzzing community, first class leisure and shopping facilities, fast road, and rail travel, plus the scenic backdrop of some of Leicestershire’s favourite beauty spots.
    Loughborough is becoming a real move to destination.

    Loughborough Schools & Education

    Good schools are easy to find in Loughborough, with a wide choice of pre-school, primary and secondary state school education dispersed in easily accessible locations for different housing areas throughout the town.

    There is a choice of over 23 primaries, many are highly recommended and among three Ofsted “outstanding” rated primaries are Newcroft Primary Academy, Burton-on-the-Wolds Primary School and Swithland St. Leonard’s Church of England Primary School.

    Older children will attend one of the towns secondary schools, as with primary education there is plenty of choice. Rawlins Academy, East Leake Academy and Iveshead School have all been rated as “good” following their last inspections by Ofsted.

    Loughborough College is the second biggest education establishment in the town, after the University. It offers further education and vocational courses. It was established in 1909 and has over 12,000 full and part-time students.

    Home to Loughborough University a public research university, among one of the most well-regarded Universities in the UK.

    This highly regarded University regularly wins awards for its high level of education. Currently it has been placed the 5th in the UK by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide and has some of the best results in the national league tables, only just behind institutions such as Cambridge, Oxford & Imperial College London.

    Things to do in Loughborough

    Another of the main considerations for many movers to a new area are the things to do nearby.

    Loughborough does not disappoint and has plenty to offer covering history, culture, sports outdoor activities and more.

    If you have children to entertain Loughborough has all sorts of fun activities to visit, including trampoline parks and indoor soft play areas.

    There are four museums in the town, the largest being the centrally located Charnwood Museum. Housing a range of exhibits reflecting the natural history, geology, industry, and history of the area.

    Arts and Entertainment are well represented at the Charnwood Theatre in the Town Hall, which presents a full programme of amateur and professional performances throughout the year.

    Beacon Hill Country Park, just south of Loughborough, rises to a height of 245m, one of the highest points in Leicestershire and boasts spectacular views of Charnwood Forest and the Soar Valley. A perfect place for all ages to explore in summer and in winter.

    Manor Farm Park & Woodlands offers a full day of fun for children and grown-ups alike. From donkey rides to duck feeding and from owl holding to animal bedtime, there is so much to do. Enjoy a snack or a coffee at the sites café while the children run wild in the woodlands and play areas.

    With other large towns and cities in the region not too far away, there is always something interesting to do and see and Loughborough excellent transport links enable you to get there with the minimum of fuss.

    Loughborough Property

    Property prices in Loughborough remain stable and are often cheaper than similarly sized towns nearby.

    There is plenty of choice from convenient starter properties, to established family houses on large plots.

     

    In November 2021, Loughborough’s overall average house sale price is £268,807 fall of 5.98% over the past year.

     

    You can buy a one-bedroom flat for as little as £35,000 and family sized homes start from £140,000.

     

    Due to its large university, there are many single rooms and studio apartments for rent. Students can expect to pay between £150-£300 per month for a house share/room and for a one-bedroom flat fees start from £475pcm.

     

    Where to live is important when you are moving to a new location. The ‘Forest’ side is a sought-after area in Loughborough, houses here are priced higher but the detached homes come with large rooms and gardens and are within reach of high performing schools.

     

    Hathern is another popular area particularly with commuters as it is ideally placed between Loughborough and the M1.

     

    In Woodthorpe, there are plenty of new estates that are ideal for young families and those looking get onto the property ladder.

     

    If a rural type of living is more appealing to you, surrounding villages such as Quorn and Woodhouse Eaves are perhaps more suitable, but be prepared to pay a higher premium for living in these areas.

     

    Stats as per Zoopla – November 2021

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