When choosing a removals company for moving to Bournemouth, Maidmans Moving & Storage are industry leading, award winning, professionals, offering high quality home moves along with exceptional customer care. Maidmans Moving & Storage has an outstanding customer service record with clients moving to or from the Dorset area. As a British Association of Removers member, we follow the code of practice approved by the Trading Standards Institute.
You will be using the UK’s first company to attain all three BSI quality standards for domestic removals, commercial removals and storage and with 40 years of experience; we go the extra mile! Whether you need a local, long distance or international move.
How to find Maidmans Moving & Storage
Our address is Unit 1
2 Willis Way
Fleets Lane Industrial Estate
Tel: 01202 069537
Are you thinking of moving to Bournemouth?
Should you be considering moving to Bournemouth you will find Bournemouth is a vibrant cosmopolitan town with award winning beaches. Bournemouth Town Centre offers a wide range of shops, bars, restaurants and entertainment facilities. London is about 110 miles away.
The A31 provides swift access to The New Forest, where you will find excellent walk ways and beautiful country, Southampton and beyond. The map below shows the location of Bournemouth
Bournemouth Removals: Travel Connections
Trains: Bournemouth, Pokesdown, Branksome
Roads: A31, A338, A3049
Airports: Bournemouth Airport, Southampton Airport, Bristol Airport
Bournemouth Removals: Brexit & House Prices
Buying a home in the UK has generally proved to be a sound long term investment. There are many variables to consider one of which is location. If you have already decided to make the move to Bournemouth you should visit the area and speak to the local experts, such as estate agents.
The June 23rd 2016 referendum which resulted in a leave vote and triggered the Brexit effect making it difficult to predict house values in Bournemouth. The trick is to not panic but to assess all the options. The more deposit you have towards the purchase will reduce your overall risk.
The information below will give you an idea of the average house prices in Bournemouth to give you an idea of current property values in Bournemouth
Bournemouth Removals: Property Prices
During August 2016 the average price for property in Bournemouth was around £199,000, with detached houses around £314,000, semi detached homes at £217,000, terraced property at £185,000 and flats at around £188,000.
During December 2016 the average price for property in Bournemouth changed to around £330,000, with detached houses around £435,000, semi detached homes at £297,000, terraced property at £292,000 and flats at around £217,000.
By the time we got to May 2017 the average price for property in Bournemouth changed to around £277,000, with detached houses around £514,000, semi detached homes at £281,000, terraced property at £296,000 and flats at around £228,000.
May 2018 saw the average price for property in Bournemouth BH4 post code change to around £354,000, with detached houses around £456,000, semi detached homes at £228,000, terraced property at £196,000 and flats at around £190,000.
The average price for property in Bournemouth BH4 post code changed to around £330,000, with detached houses around £719,000, semi detached homes at £514,000, terraced property at £449,000 and flats at around £261,000. Source Zoopla.
Sandbanks is one of the most expensive residential locations in the world. The average price for property in Sandbanks in January 2019 was around £1.232 million, with detached houses around £1.992 million, semi detached homes at £1.339 million, terraced property at £1.018 million and flats at around £865,000. Source Zoopla.
December 2019 saw Bournemouth property average prices change to around £305,000. Detached houses are now selling for around £485,000, semi detached homes at £281,000, terraced property at £262,000 and flats at around £220,000. Source Zoopla.
Bournemouth Removals: Local Estate Agents
Savills Canford Cliffs
34 Haven Road
01202 708 888
77 Poole Road
16 Banks Road
01202 706 006
Council Tax Band
Upon moving into your new home, contact your local council to register as the council tax payer. You will be sent a council tax bill. There are many thousands of homes in England that may have been placed in the wrong band since the implementation of the council tax back in the early 1990s. If your new home is one of them, you can get your band lowered.
It is worth speaking with your new neighbours to see what band their properties are in. You can also visit the website of the Valuation Office Agency and your local council at www.bournemouth.gov.uk
5-6 Lansdowne Crescent, Bournemouth BH1 1RY
12-14 Dean Park Crescent, Bournemouth BH1 1HS
0800 056 4262
Bournemouth Removals: Local Utility Companies
EDF Energy Gas & Electric.
Tel: 0113 820 7117
Local Hardware Stores
Now you are in your new home you may wish to make some improvements. The list below shows local hardware stores.
B & Q
Yeomans Way, Bournemouth BH8 9UB
25-39 Yarrow Road Mannings Heath, Poole BH12 4QY
0345 640 7866
Bournemouth Removals: Cable & Phone Connections
If you’re moving to Bournemouth and need to know the broadband availability, simply visit www.broadbandchoices.co.uk
Bournemouth Local Council
If you are planning to move to Bournemouth and need information about schools, planning permission, parking permits or council tax, simply contact: www.bournemouth.gov.uk/
Bournemouth Removals: Local Schools
Bournemouth Collegiate School
T: 01202 436550
Bournemouth Removals: Leisure
Pelhams Park Leisure Centre
Manor Farm Road
T: 01202 437801
Bournemouth Clubs & Groups
Lilliput Sailing Club
200A Sandbanks Road, Poole BH14 8HA
Bournemouth Tennis Centre
Central Gardens, Bournemouth BH2 6EY
There are restaurants for all tastes, including:
Crab at Bournemouth
T: 01202 203601
Family Health & Wellbeing
Crescent Surgery www.crescentsurgery.co.uk
St. Leonards Road Surgery www.thepantonpractice.co.uk
Damira Dental – www.damiradental.co.uk
Castle Lane Surgery www.castlelanedentalcare.co.uk
R T Knight Eyecare www.rtknight.co.uk
Boots Opticians www.boots.com
Dunbar Veterinary Hospital www.lynwoodvets.co.uk
R S P C A Bournemouth Veterinary Clinic www.rspca-bournemouthnewforest.org.uk
Bournemouth Removals Company
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