Looking for a removal company in Islington? With an average moving cost of £1,075, we have helped over 5,000 people move home and save money in Islington in the last year.
Compare My Move can connect you with up to 6 verified and reviewed removal companies in your local area, taking the stress out of moving home.
An especially affluent part of London, Islington includes sought-after areas such as Angel and Finsbury. We have 50 removal companies covering Islington, with each one being put through our strict verification process and having agreed to our code of practice. Our new business team also checks third-party reviews and company documentation, ensuring every company has both Goods in Transit and Public Liability insurance.
Whether you're moving within or from Islington, compare home removal companies with us to save up to 70% on your moving costs.
Unit 9, Cliffside Industrial Estate, Askew Farm Lane, Grays, RM17 5XR
Removals Zone is an experienced company with services beyond relocations; we remove, clean, clear, and dispose of rubbish for businesses and homes alike.
"Very helpful and efficient; men who came worked well. They were slightly concerned about the availability of parking that wasn't either in electric vehicle bays or on yellow lines (which I had informed the company about) but no problems in the end."
4 Longcliffe Path, Watford, WD19 7PH
A family-owned business with years of experience in the industry, Cornerstone Removals are a professional, passionate removals company based in Watford.
"Good communications and flexible re changing moving date"
Moving Home Company
1 Grant Road, Battersea, London, SW11 1HJ
The team here at Moving Home Company have been offering a professional and customer-centered removals service in the UK and across the world over 30 years.Unlike other moving companies, we offer a cleaning service and can provide you with the packaging or do the packing for you. We are fully insured with both Goods in Transit and Public Liability Insurance.
"Sam who works in the appointments office is incredibly helpful! The movers were wonderful. I highly recommend this company! "
Best Rate Removals
1 Aintree Road, Perivale, London, UB6 7LA
Here at Best Rate Removals, we don’t think people should sacrifice high-quality services over savings so we are committed to providing exceptional home removal services, at highly competitive rates. When you choose the removals team here at Best Rate Removals, not only will you get a professional service, you’ll also be able to save time and effort when you choose us to handle all aspects of your relocation.
"Superb. Efficuent, excellent service- brilliant customer service at every stage. "
30 Fairgreen Road, Thornton Heath, CR7 7EX
ZEDZ Removals are a family-run removal company operating throughout the UK. We undertake house moves, in addition to providing storage for those who require it.Our experienced team are equipped to move your belongings in a professional manner, be it from a small flat or a house with multiple bedrooms. We proudly offer personalised services and strive to exceed all expectations.
"The guys were amazing, tackling a difficult job quickly and without complaint. Great service"
Suite 8, 19 Greenwood Place, Kentish Town, NW5 1LB
Welcome to DBM Express, we are ‘Devoted Boundless Movers’; we pride ourselves on delivering a quality service that exceeds the standards set by our competitors.We are a medium-sized business and we have a committed team of removals experts who have spent many years working in the removals industry. We offer a stress-free, smooth, punctual and reliable service to all our clients, however big or small.
"Would highly recommend.There was also a problem with one of our wardrobes - they came back to sort it straight away "
Unit 12, Mount Road, Feltham, TW13 6AR
Welcome to Movivan Removals, your local, professional, fully insured, safe and reliable removals company.We know how much hassle moving home can be, so we work with you to make it as stress-free as possible. Here at Movivan Removals, we aim to be your first choice when it comes to offering excellent service and great value for money.
"Really lovely people, works fast and careful. Easy to contact "
Unit 6, Metro Trading Centre, Third Way, Wembley, HA9 0YJ
M25 Movers offer first-class house removals . We believe that our modern business can still hold traditional values of high quality service and respect.When you choose the removals team here at M25 Movers for your move, we will take care of everything for you. From packing to cleaning, our professional and experienced team cover everything you need to make your house move stress-free.
"Amazing! Excellent service from start to finish. Made a stressful situation very easy and stress-free. The removal men were fantastic on the day. Very polite and professional. Completed our move in less than 2 hours! Cant recommend M25 movers highly enough. "
Square Root Business Centre, 102 - 116 Windmill Road , Croydon, CR0 2XQ
Here at NRD Deliveries and Removals, we have built a fantastic reputation amongst our clients and customers. We boast a reliable, quality service and we are confident that this is what distinguishes us as respected, trustworthy and expert removal specialists.We are happy to cater the service to your needs. Our strong reputation proves our commitment to customer service and our unwavering high standards.
"Very helpful. "
Europe Removal and Storage
73 Shropshire Close, London , CR4 1XX
Welcome to Europe Removal and Storage, we are a fully insured removal company and our mission is to provide the best service to all of our customers.We provide a removals service that is reliable and cost effective. Our removals teams are exceedingly professional and well trained with many years experience in the removals industry.
"A very professional team from the sales people to the guys on the ground."
17 Torver Road, Harrow, HA1 1TQ
Bemove Removals are a professional and reputable Harrow removals company. Our fully trained and experienced staff will handle your items with the utmost care. We use the most modern equipment to protect your items and ensure they’re secured during transit.Whatever the requirements, our professional team will get you packed up and on the road without any hiccups.
"Amazing experience with a very professional team and great attitude. They made my move very smooth and pain free. Highly recommended "
One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5AB
Established in 2002, the removals team here at FA Removals are a vibrant and reliable bunch of workers specialising in house removals.With over 14 years experience, you can be confident that our team has the knowledge and skills to ensure your move runs smoothly. We work hard to ensure that our customers have the best possible removals experience.
"Did not live up to expectationsDelicate items, lampshades, mirrors etc damaged in transit due to slapdash packingOn site supervision during morning of move very offhand. Improved later with a different supervisor on site.Not sufficient resource allocated to packing"
Crispins Removals & Storage
Crispins Storage Ltd, 35-37 Pearson Street, London, E2 8JD
Based in Central London, Crispins Removals & Storage are a family-run removal company with more than 30 years of experience in office and residential moves.
"Crispins were brilliant from start to finish. We didn't know our move date until very late on and they were understanding and accommodating about pencilling us in. The lads for both move days were really friendly and efficient and took a lot of care packing and moving our stuff. Nothing was damaged in the move. Would definitely use them again!"
Unit 22, Mitcham Industrial Estate, Streatham Road, Mitcham, CR4 2AP
When you move with the removals team here at Taha, you are in safe hands as we have years of experience under our belts. All items are dealt with care to ensure safe transportation and delivery.As a member of the National Guild of Removers & Storers, let us do the hard work so you can sit back and enjoy your new home.
"Very friendly, fast and efficient job! Great work from nice guys. "
Unit 1 Liberty Centre, Wembley, HA0 1TX
TDS Removals’ number one goal is to ensure complete customer satisfaction and to provide quality services from the best in the business.We supply all the items that are necessary, such as packing materials, and then go the extra mile to see that everything is successfully completed. Our expert team are available to guide you through the experience, ensuring a swift and efficient relocation.
"Thank you to TDS for making our move as stress-free as possible."
6 Chequers Parade, Eltham, London, SE9 1DD
We are friendly and reliable, with the ability to move large houses to small studio flats. We can provide services for any stage of your move and can tailor packages to meet your needs.Our professional expertise, experience and specialised training are applied to every move, with our motivation to meet customer needs and expectations at the heart of everything we do.
"Honestly couldn't recommend them highly enough. The experience from start to finish was professional and made a potentially stressful period much easier. The initial video survey was a great way to estimate how much space was needed. I also used the packing service and they was a lifesaver. If I moved again I would want to use this company "
My Safe Removals
92 Bury Street, London, N9 7JR
We have a varied experience in the house removals industry that helps many movers. My Safe Removals can accommodate international moves as well as local moves.Our Goods in Transit insurance and Public Liability insurance will give you peace of mind throughout your home removal. We offer a free and accurate quote that will build our tailor-made plan that’s personalised to your requirements.
"Friendly, flexible, professional. I would strongly recommend My Safe Removals to anybody who is looking to move homes. They did a great job and all of our items arrived safely. "
Unit 1A Holla, Thorn Road, Dunstable, LU5 6TZ
JamVans are a removal company helping movers with house removals across the country. We have many excellent reviews and testimonials to give you peace of mind that we deliver a first-class house removal service.We offer a free survey for every move to ensure that we tailor our quote to you, with the option of a virtual home survey to assess the quantity of items.
"Excellent service all round!!! The crew on the day were very helpful."
City Removals & Storage
Office 1, Unit 2A Eastern Approach Business Park, 25 Alfreds Way, London, IG11 0AG
City Removals & Storage are a Barking based removals company and are fully verified by Compare My Move. They carry out home and office moves in London.
"Efficient and reliable. "
124 City Road, London, EC1V 2NX
With years of experience in the industry, Aviv Removals is a reliable and professional removal company based in London. No matter the size of the job, we aim to provide excellent customer service and help improve customers' experience when moving.
"They were great! Very efficient, friendly and did a brilliant job. "
We’ve looked at our data from previous Islington moves to reveal the average cost of a removal company in the area is £1,075. From studying our data, we can see that some movers paid as low as £759 on average, whilst the average highest cost was £1,392.
The full cost of your removal company will depend on the distance travelled, number of bedrooms, whether you need any additional services and the rate of the removal company.
To make sure you get the best price for your move, it’s important to compare removal quotes from a few companies. You'll be able to find out if certain days are cheaper than others to save money.compare now
Our data shows that the most popular month to book a removal company in Islington is August, with 12.46% of moves happening. Followed by September, 10.93% of our users chose a warmer month for their move.
August and September are popular months to move as it ties in nicely with school summer holidays, ensuring the move is completed before children go back to school.
The least favourite month for a house move in Islington is January, with just 5.46% moving in the new year. Followed closely by a December move, just 5.66% wanted to book their removal company for winter.
With dark and cold days and the Christmas period coming to an end, we can see why our Islington movers want to avoid any disruption around this time of year.
Our data from previous house moves in Islington shows that the best day to book a removal company is Saturday, with 27.98% of people choosing a weekend move.
A further 21.19% of movers chose to move on a Friday, making it the second favourite day of the week. With the weekend offering more time off work to settle in and celebrate your new move, it's clear why it's a popular choice.
The least favourite day for a house move in Islington is a Tuesday, with just 6.66% opting for this day.
Some removal companies might offer a special discount for weekday moves that aren’t in high demand to help spread their work across the week, so it's worth finding out your removal company's rates.
To help with your house hunt, we've looked at the 4 most popular locations outside of Islington for a move.
Our data shows that the most popular area was Lambeth, with 8.51% relocating here. Although the average property price in Lambeth is higher than Islington's average at £922,224, Lambeth boasts a range of property types from luxury apartments to large family homes.
Other popular locations outside of Islington include Tower Hamlets, Ealing and Barnet. The average house price in Tower Hamlets is significantly more affordable than in Islington, with the average property price set at £562,813.
Below we will explore the average house price for each borough, helping you compare property prices. We’ll also include some information about the area to help you learn if the area is right for you or not.compare now
Home to Southbank and Brixton, Lambeth is a truly diverse borough popular with young professionals. A huge 8.51% of Islington movers chose this borough to set up home. £922,224.
Situated in the centre of London’s famous East End, Tower Hamlets was another favourite for our Islington movers. The average house price in Tower Hamlets is £562,813.
Boasting a range of “outstanding” rated schools, Ealing is becoming a popular borough amongst movers. The average house price in the borough of Ealing is £794,509.
Home to some of the most expensive streets in the UK, Barnet offers extremely sought after property, with the average house price currently standing at £724,752.
The average property price in Islington is £835,802. House prices in the borough have remained steady over the last year, with prices slowly on the rise in the last couple of months.
October 2020 saw a 7.2% yearly increase in prices, the highest yearly increase for a couple of years. January 2021 saw a monthly increase in house prices by 4.8%, making a good recovery from December's -2.1% dip.
In the last 12 months, the sale of flats was the most popular, selling for an average of £652,968. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £1,425,016 and semi-detached properties are extremely sought after at £2,447,890.
We’ve listed 4 areas of the borough that offer property prices for a range of budgets, focusing on Finsbury Park, Archway, Barnsbury and Highgate. We’ve also included their average house price and some information about the area.
Offering a great community feel and a calmer way of life, Finsbury Park has some excellent cafes and pubs. The average house price in Finsbury Park is £620,375.
Popular with first-time buyers and young families, Archway offers fairly affordable property prices compared to London’s average. The current average house price is £638,688.
Home to converted houses and renovated factory buildings offering flats, the area of Barnsbury has an average house price of an expensive £1,051,465.
The picturesque village of Highgate offers plenty of green space as well as being popular amongst the rich and famous. The average house price stands at £1,313,615.
Renting might be the best option for Islington due to high property prices. The average rent price in Islington is £1,934 pcm, with one-bedroom flats costing around £1,615 pcm and two-bedroom houses averaging around £2,530 pcm.
We've looked at 4 areas of Islington including Clerkenwell, Farringdon, Finsbury and Canonbury. They all offer a range of rental options to choose from, so we've included their average rent price overall as well as for one-bedroom flats and two-bedroom houses to help you compare.
Canonbury offers more affordable rent options than Islington's average, with the average rental price costing £1,638 pcm.
If you're looking to rent in Clerkenwell, you can expect to pay £2,172 pcm, with one-bedroom flats costing £1,847 pcm and two-bedroom houses going for £2,797 pcm on average.
For those looking at Farringdon to rent, you can expect to pay around £2,120 pcm. For a one-bedroom flat, it will cost you £1,811 pcm and £4,229 pcm for a two-bedroom house.
Renting in Finsbury will cost on average around £2,210 pcm, with one-bedroom flats averaging at £1,836 pcm and two-bedroom houses costing £2,656 pcm.
The average overall rent price in Canonbury is £1,638 pcm, with one-bedroom flats costing £1,332 pcm and two-bedroom houses averaging at £1,580 pcm.