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.
Best Rate Removals
1 Aintree Road, Perivale, London, UB6 7LA
We are committed to providing exceptional removal services for homes and businesses at highly competitive rates, to save you money and time.
"The van was there early, the men were friendly and accommodating. They were methodical and careful with all items and made sure that things were covered and secured properly when loaded onto the van. They put the bed and tables together for me in the flat and made no issue about anything. I paid slightly more as included the additional insurance. Also, any additional time taken is charged by the hour. Would definitely recommend this company. "
Unit 25 Boxted Farm Business Park, Berkhamsted Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 2SG
JamVans are a North London removal company helping movers with house removals across North London, West London and North West London, as well as internationally.
"Excellent service all round!!! The crew on the day were very helpful."
Unit 6, Metro Trading Centre, Third Way, Wembley, HA9 0YJ
M25 Movers are a first-class house removals company based in London. We believe that our modern business can still hold traditional values of high quality service and respect and we go above and beyond to offer a tailored moving experience.
"These guys were great: prompt, efficient, friendly and took great care of our belongings. I would highly recommend. "
Moving Home Company
1 Grant Road, Battersea, London, SW11 1HJ
Moving Home Company London are a removals business that cares about their clients' needs, and offer additional handyman and cleaning services.
"Good overall but expensive. The van was way too big for what we had to move"
Unit 22, Mitcham Industrial Estate, Streatham Road, Mitcham, CR4 2AP
With years of experience under our belts, at Taha, we offer some of the best removals services in the UK, by being reliable, affordable and punctual.
"Very helpful, quick and efficient"
Suite 8, 19 Greenwood Place, Kentish Town, NW5 1LB
At DBM Express, we pride ourselves on being Devoted Boundless Movers; we pride ourselves on delivering a quality service that exceeds standards.
"No fuss. No stress. No damage. Great Price. Great Job."
Ready Steady Store, Parkway Trading Estate, Cranford Lane, Heston, TW5 9QA
Welcome to Movivan Removals, we are your local, professional, fully insured, safe and reliable London house removals company with many years’ experience in home and office removals.
"Very professional and hard working. "
One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5AB
FA Removals are a verified Compare My Move partner based in Canary Wharf. Their friendly removals team conduct office and house moves in North London.
"The move went really smoothly. The team was really proactive and highly responsive before the move day helping with all questions and specific requirements. On the day the team was very professional and experienced and helped us to move in a very efficient way. No issues what so ever and would use them again anytime!"
6 Chequers Parade, Eltham, London, SE9 1DD
Sunlight Removals are a specialist home and office removal firm based in London. Our philosophy is to provide our customers with a smooth moving experience.
"Sami and the guys where great and really helpful! I would recommend them and definitely use again! Thanks "
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.
"HI everyone.I had found by Goggle.ThanksI think that is enough absolutely and kind regards Mrs Fathiya Adam "
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.
"Absolutely professional throughout, from survey through to moving day. We had a 3 bed flat with plenty of books and furniture move to Stroud area. Packing was done by 2 men, who were polite, competent and quick, and loading by 4 men (including the same 2) the day after. They even delivered the same day, due to the longer distance it was dark at that point, and raining, but they kept going. Everything was packed, loaded and uploaded methodically, using a brain and with great care. I was impressed by this crew and would highly recommend."
Unit 1 Orbital Business Park, Argon Road, London, N18 3BY
Cos Freight are a well-respected UK and international removal company. The company have expanded operations globally, helping you move anywhere worldwide.
"Cos Freight were fantastic and helped remove the stress of the physical house move with great speed, attention and a smile from the team. Chelsea was great with the initial virtual viewing via video call and the consisitency in updates and information. The overall team were super helpful on the 2 days, 1 day to pack, 1 day to move - we added the cleaning service who cleaned the rooms as they were emptied and left the house sparkling. We didnt get the key to the new house until late in the day, however, the team were patient and then very efficient to get everything in as well as always checking in if everything was set up correctly and in the right place.Great value, super communication and an overall fantastic service that I highly recommend - and, if ever needed, I will use again. "
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.
"An efficient and friendly team moved me from East London to Hertfordshire, from a three bedroomed house with garden. The day went well and I am more than happy to recommend Crispins. My only regret is that I didn't use the packing service."
Square Root Business Centre, 102 - 116 Windmill Road , Croydon, CR0 2XQ
NR Deliveries are a trusted removal company partner of compare my move. Offering removal, delivery and storage options all over the UK and European removals
"NRD movers were great from beginning to end. They were reassuring when we made the booking and we felt like we could trust them. The day of the move they were in full communication and we knew exactly where the movers were and what time they would arrive.We had two vans and four men to complete our move, the men were very respectful and professional. They were careful with our items and put things exactly where we asked them.We highly recommend NRD movers for peace of mind, professionalism and quality. "
My Safe Removals
92 Bury Street, London, N9 7JR
My Safe Removals operate our professional and efficient home removal service across the whole of London. Additionally, we can offer a packing and storage service as well.
"Cant praise the team enough. Fantastic, fast communication throughout and very understanding even when my husband and I were overwhelmed by the process. Guys on the day took everything in their stride and did an amazing job - even with all the stairs involved at both properties! Thank you for all your helps."
Alpha Pro Removals
25 Buttercup Close, Northolt, UB5 5TS
Alpha Pro Removals are a London removal company offering a professional home removal service across the UK and Europe 7 days a week.
"Very professional, friendly service., moved us quickly and with no stress.Would recommend and use again for sure , thanks "
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.
"I found Aviv on a Compare site"
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.
"Claudio, Marirn, Cornita, and Liliana and Georgina were all brilliant. Had a very fast, and busy moving day, but were friendly, professional and very efficient for both days. Highly recommended. "
First Central 200, 2 Lakeside Drive, London, NW10 7FQ
A family-run business with years of experience in the industry, TDS Removals is a reliable removal firm based in London. Our number one goal is to ensure complete customer satisfaction and to provide quality services from the best in the business.
"TDS were fantastic. They worked non-stop to get everything packed. Everything was carefully wrapped to ensure no damage. "
17 Torver Road, Harrow, HA1 1TQ
Bemove Removals are a professional and reputable removals company based in London. Our fully trained and experienced staff are experts in the industry and will handle your items with complete care and respect.
"A great team who worked very effectively to ensure that the day went without a hitch. They helped make the day seem like any other normal day, removing the stress."
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.
In 2021, 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.