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A large town in east London and significant retail and commercial centre for the south east of England, we have 38 quality removal companies covering Ilford. Each company has undergone our strict verification process and must agree to our code of practice. Our new business team carefully checks third-party reviews and ensures every company has both Goods in Transit and Public Liability insurance.
If you're moving within or from Ilford compare home removal companies with us to save up to 70% on your moving costs.
Unit 9, Millfield Croxley Business Park, Watford, WD18 8YX
With over 40 years' experience in the moving business, we have the expertise to help you move your house or business to any destination in the world.
"Excellent bunch of guys. Great service and seamless move."
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 2, Kerry Avenue, Purfleet Industrial Estate, South Ockendon, RM15 4YA
At Relocate Removals, we have years of experience to ensure that your move is one of excitement for your new beginning, instead of full of worry.
"Very good helpful made a very stressful experience better went over and above my expectations.Would definitely use again and recommend to family and friends."
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.
"Great service, efficient and reasonable value. Good customer service by phone and email for the quoting and booking process, and they were patient while our moving date moved around a bit...!The only downside was our removals men on the day didn't understand English, so we had to do a lot of gesticulating and pointing at what had to stay and go and need taking apart and reassembling etc. It didn't affect how good they were at the actual service though, just the communication!"
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.
"The Crispins team arrived on time with all the required materials need to make our move to two different locations on the same day.It was hard work but successfully completed without much drama. The tagging of the boxes could have been better for the subsequent unpacking but we got the job done with the best value and a hard working team.Thanks Crispins! "
Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, EC1V 2NX
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
"Friendly, efficient, thoughtful and careful with our belongings "
Unit 14, Holland Business Park, Holland Way, Blandford Forum, DT11 7BJ
A modern and professional removal company with depots in Dorset and East London, which specialises in UK and European moves and storage solutions.
"Very efficient and polite service. Would recommend and book again."
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.
"Very happy with the service from this company. They made a stressful day much better. The team were very polite and hard working. Everything arrived safety and was put in the correct place. They took real care with my items and packed things well. They were sympathetic to the delay caused by the seller of the house I moved to, thank you for being so patient. Well recommended, thank you!!!"
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 good experience, all smooth, quick and on time"
Get Removal and Business Ltd
Unit 2, Horizon Park Innovation Close, Poole, BH12 4QT
With offices in Ireland and Northern Ireland, we are Get Removal. We can offer a trusted and reliable home removal service along with a professional packing service to help make your move stress-free.
"Fantastic people ! Another company did not show up on collection !!!. This guys organise all within 3 hours ! Finally I save over A? 320 !!! Really excellent customer service. !!! And received really nice sweet gift :) THANKS !!!!"
47 Erskine Road, London, E17 6RZ
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.
"Ilona was great to deal with and made the whole process so easy to organise. The guys arrived on time and were so efficient in wrapping valuable pieces and packing everything away, and were also incredibly quick and careful at taking everything out at the other end too! Would 100% recommend!"
Budget Removals London
Building 3 North London Business Park, Oakleigh Road South, London, N11 1GN
With years of experience in the industry, Budget Removals London is a London removals company who offers a simple, straightforward and friendly removals service to its customers.
"It was amazing how nice, professional and affordable everyone of budget removal was. They went above and beyond to make sure the job got done in a good way. I was very grateful for all their hard work."
25a Blackbird Hill, London, NW9 8RS
With over 10 years of experience in the industry, Mario Moving is a reliable London removals firm with a desire to deliver the highest standard of customer service, as well as a first-class removals service to help reduce the inevitable stress of moving house.
"I have used some before but this time I used the best very professional manner and very helpful man I recommend Mario to everyone who is in need of a great team "
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.
"Three men were very hard working and efficient. Three trips were necessary because of the volume of things to be transported including a considerable amount of garden stuff. The third trip they did unaccompanied as the things were left in the back garden ready for them. care was taken with loading and unloading the goods. Unfortunately when dismantling a wardrobe it partially collapsed and was damaged. They did work at repairing it, but I said to leave it as they still had a trip to do and it was getting late in the day."
Williams & Yates
Unit 25 Boxted Farm Business Park, Berkhamsted Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 2SG
At Williams & Yates, we have decades of in-depth knowledge and experience in the removals industry. We specialise in providing an international house removal service.
"Annette in the office made everything clear and straightforward, and got back to me promptly on all my queries. Their quote was all-inclusive and very transparent. And the guys did a brilliant job of packing everything up on the day. I'd definitely recommend them to others."
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 team has been very responsive and professional. Arrived on time on the removal date and everything was done and moved safely to the new address within 2 hours! Disassembled furnitures were assembled quickly and professionally without any hassles."
71-75 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9JQ
Gmoves are a dynamic and professional removals company based in London, having established a strong reputation and trust in the removals industry.
"It was a tricky move since we had some obstacles, (second floor without a lift and unable to park in the street of our flat) but Gmoves were still able to do everything quite swiftly"
J G Moving
204 Birkbeck House, Birkbeck House, Dagenham, RM8 2FR
With years of experience in the removals industry, J G Moving is a reliable and trusted moving company based in Barking.
"From start to finish J G Moving were BRILLIANT. They kept us informed, they worked efficiently and with great care. Thank you for making our moving day stress free."
20 Millais Road, London, E11 4HD
Brilliant Moves are a professional and reliable house removal company offering our expert service across London and other areas of the UK.
"I wasnt sure about my move in day or when Id be able to meet Tad at the address after pick up. Tad really helped keep this relatively stress free and accommodated my needs at every step. I recommend and Id definitely go through him again. "
JJ Removals Ltd
Gemma House, 39A Lilestone Street, London, NW8 8SS
JJ Removals Ltd is a residential removal company based in and covering the London area.
"Extremely professional, helpful and fast (!) removal team. Jason and Jason made everything run smoothly and were a pleasure to work with. Highly"
According to our unique data, the average cost of moving house in Ilford is £1,479. This is based on the average move for a 3-bedroom house in the area. The cost of moving will largely depend on the size of the property, distance between your old and new home and the company you decide to hire. Remember you can save up to 70% on your removal costs with us.
The cheapest you can expect to pay in Ilford on average is £991, with the most expensive being closer to £1,967.
The most popular month to move in Ilford is October, according to our data. Following the summer months, but when temperatures are cooler, this allows for potentially optimum weather conditions for your move. Over 12% of our users opted for the beginning of Autumn for their house move, with 10.16% moving in August and the same amount in November.
By comparison, our research found that in Ilford, no moves took place in January, most likely due to poor weather and the month coming right after what can often be an expensive festive season.
According to our data, the most popular day to move house is on a Friday, with over 31% of our users opting to move on the last day of the working week. For those who work Monday to Friday, moving the day before the weekend provides ample time to unpack and settle in.
In contrast, Sunday proved to be the least popular day to move, most likely as it is the eve to the working week and would not allow much time to complete the moving in process with regard to setting up furniture and putting items away. Additionally, many estate agents and conveyancing offices are closed on Sundays, meaning they would not be available until the following day if there was an issue when moving in.
For those moving out of the area, we’ve looked at the top four locations for Ilford movers. According to our data, Romford proved to be the most popular place to move to from Ilford, with just shy of 15% of our users opting to move here. The area has an average property price of £388,012.
South Ockendon, Hornchuch and Milton Keynes were also popular with our users. Hornchurch was the most expensive, with an average property price of £457,7222, with South Ockendon being the most reasonable with an average price of £292,215.
Below we look at each of these areas, their average property prices and the average cost of renting.
The most popular area to move to from Ilford, according to our data, Romford has an average property price of £388,012, which is 6% higher than the previous year. Terraced properties were the most popular types of houses in the area, based on the volume of sales. Renting is also an option in the area, with a two-bedroom house costing on average £1,499 pcm.
An ancient parish, the area of South Ockendon has an average property price of £292,215, however the majority of sales over the last year were for terraced properties, selling for an average of £212,334. For those looking to rent in the area, the average monthly cost is £1,350.
A suburban town in East London, Hornchurch has a large residential area. The average property price in this area is £457,722, with semi-detached properties accounting for the majority of sales in the area over the past year, selling for slightly below the average at £454,003. For those looking to rent, expect an average rental cost of £1,388 pcm.
The largest town in Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes has an average property price of £328,191. Detached properties made up the majority of sales in the last year, selling for more than the overall average, at £472,242. Renting a house in Milton Keynes is also an option, with 2-bedroom houses costing an average of £963 pcm.
The current average price of a home in Ilford is £468,819 according to Rightmove, correct as of July 2021. This is substantially higher than the average UK house price which is currently £267,00. Due to its proximity to central London, it is unsurprising that the cost of property is so high.
We’ve looked at 4 areas across Ilford to help with your property hunt and included some important information about each area such as the average property price.
Regardless of the cost of your home, we can help you save on your removal costs. We work with verified and trusted removal companies who have carried out hundreds of moves to and from Ilford.
This area has seen a considerable 19% increase in sold property prices in the last year, currently at an average of £494,924. The majority of sales in the area of the last year were for terraced properties, selling for an average price of £563,227, with semi-detached properties selling for an average of £669,000.
With an average price of £423,841, Seven Kings has seen a 13% increase in property prices in the last year according to Rightmove. Terraced houses made up the majority of sales in the area, selling for an average of £462,670.
Goodmayes has seen a 9% increase in property prices, with the average cost of a home currently at £445,980, slightly less than those in Cranbrook. Again, terraced homes made up the majority of the residential property sales in the area, selling for an average price of £467,276.
House prices in this part of Ilford have also seen a significant rise, 14% up on the previous year and 17% up on 2018. The average property price is now £475,323 and, as with much of Ilford, the most popular property type purchased were terraced houses, according to RIghtmove.
If you are not currently looking to buy a property, or are looking for some flexibility, there are plenty of rent options across Ilford. The average asking rent in the area is currently £1,293 according to Zoopla, with 1-bedroom flats costing an average of £1,032 pcm. If you are looking for a home in the area with more room and an additional bedroom, 2-bedroom houses are available for an average monthly rental cost of £1,367.
Below we’ve looked at four locations across the Ilford area, including the overall average rental costs, the monthly cost of a one-bedroom flat and for two-bedroom houses.
In Gants Hill, a 1 bed-flat will cost on average £1,042 pcm, with two 2-bed houses costing an average of £1,300 pcm. Overall, the average rental cost in this part of Ilford is £1,310 pcm according to property portal Zoopla.
Redbridge has an average monthly asking rent of £1,347. For those living alone or for couples, a one-bedroom flat costs an average of £1,022 pcm. If you’re looking for a property with more room and an additional bedroom, two-bedroom properties can be rented for an average of £1,340 pcm.
Manor Park, formerly known as Little Ilford, has an overall average rental cost of £1,533 a month, higher than that of Gants Hull and Redbridge. However, a 1 bedroom flat has an average monthly cost of £958 pcm, with 2-bedroom houses costing an average of £1,450 pcm.
Loxford and the surrounding area have the cheapest overall rent costs on our list, with an average of £1,246 a month according to Zoopla. A one-bedroom flat costs £1,063 pcm on average, with the cost of a 2-bedroom house jumping up over £500 more a month on average, at £1,518.
Our Ilford removal partners go above and beyond to ensure a stress-free moving day, providing a reliable, confident and friendly service.
But don’t just take our word for it: check out the beaming reviews from some very happy Ilford movers below. Let us know about your move and get removal quotes.
"Efficient, organised and friendly team who made the day as stress free as possible. "
Rebekah on 01/01/22
Moving from Ilford
"Absolutely brilliant !Professional hard working friendly guys. We couldn't have asked for a better company.Great price as well."
Stuart Levine on 09/10/21
Moving from Ilford
"efficient and professional service. competent staff."
Kathryn Kashif on 11/09/21
Moving from Ilford
"The team of 3 men were absolutely efficient and fast. They managed to move our entire belongings in only 3 hours. In the new home they brought everything to its right place and nothing got broken or damaged. Really nice and uncomplicated. We can highly recommend them."
Doris Webb on 08/09/21
Moving from Ilford
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