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 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.
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 Redcar
Are you looking to relocate to Redcar? 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 145 years’ servicing the Redcar 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 of your effects also. We have 19 storage facilities across the UK, offering clean, modern, easily accessible storage provision.
We serve many towns around Redcar. To find out more about how we can get your dream move underway don’t hesitate to give us a call today for a free home survey and quotation.
About White & Company
White & Company has 19 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 250 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 Redcar?
Redcar, a seaside town, is located in the county of North Yorkshire, laying 7.5 miles from Middlesbrough, Redcar sits on the North Sea coast.
The town expanded when the railway arrived in the mid- 1800’s and quickly became popular with Victorian tourists. However, Redcar’s actual population expansion began with the discovery in 1850 of iron ore in the Eston area of the Cleveland Hills.
Redcar is famous for its long sandy beach which stretches approximately 8 miles. Amusement arcades have existed at Redcar since the building of its Pier in 1873, and today the arcades can still be found along the Esplanade.
The town centre is mainly pedestrianised, and it is based on and around the High Street which runs parallel to the sea front’s esplanade. There is a good assortment of local traders, high street chains and markets stalls with a lively, market town ambience. You will find an array of museums, galleries and monuments showcasing the town’s rich history and heritage.
Having efficient transport links offers easy access around the region by rail from the towns three railway stations, and via the main roads of the A1085, A1042 and A174.
Things to do in Redcar
Fossil hunting on Redcar’s sandy beach is a great way to entertain not just children but all ages. The beach is an important location for finding fossils of Gryphaea, also known as devil’s toenails. The beach is safe and clean, ideal for swimming or building sandcastles.
No matter what the weather, the promenade is the perfect place to enjoy the amusements and arcades. Pop in for lunch at one of the traditional fish and chips restaurants or stop for an ice cream in the summer and a hot chocolate in the winter!
The town’s Leisure Centre provides swimming and fully equipped gym facilities. Redcar has excellent parks, a boating lake, a nationally renowned Racecourse and a championship course at Cleveland Golf Club.
There are several green spaces to visit especially built for tourism: Coatham Enclosure, Locke Park, Zetland Park, Lily Park, an Amusement Park with a roller coaster, and a small seafront park known locally as Titty Bottle Park.
The town is home to around twenty-three listed buildings. A popular site at the west end of the High Street is a Grade II listed clock tower, a memorial to King Edward VII who was a regular visitor to Redcar.
Nearby is the wild North York Moors National Park, containing one of the largest expanses of heather moorland in the UK. It is a special place, forged by nature and shaped over generations. It receives thousands of visitors each year drawn by its majestic beauty and rich history.
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Schools & Education
There are eleven primary schools in total serving Redcar. Great primaries in the town include; New Marske and St Bedes RC “good” and Westgarth School “outstanding”, says Ofsted.
There are three secondaries, but unfortunately, these do not fare as well as Ofsted rated the towns primaries at best “adequate” and “satisfactory”.
The only college which is located in the town is Redcar & Cleveland College; it offers a huge range of courses for both 16-18-year olds and adult education courses too. There are a further nine colleges located outside the town.
Property Prices in Redcar
Property prices in the town are much lower than those of its southern neighbours Whitby, Staithes and Saltburn. There is a selection of modern housing estates such as the Ings and Mickeldales which provide an additional range of properties to the more mature established areas closer to the seafront.
There is plenty of period homes too. The town is 1,000 years old, though most property is late-Victorian or 1920s/30s. You can still find some pretty fishermen’s and workers’ cottages, although small they are full of character.
The average value paid for a home in Redcar is £147,134. Homes are rising in value, and in the last three months have indicated a rise of 1.24%. Sought after areas and consequently, the most expensive ones include Kinmel Close and Upleatham. You can expect to pay upwards of £400,000 for a property on these streets.
Property in Redcar is seen as a sound investment where rental yields are relatively high. You can expect to pay £350 per month for a one-bedroom flat and around £800 for a family-sized property.
Statistics as per Zoopla November 2019.
Popular Places to Live near Redcar
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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.