What Are The Average Removal Costs In Tunbridge Wells?
Compare My Move’s latest data has revealed that the average removal cost in Tunbridge Wells is currently £1,590.50. This cost will vary greatly as it depends on a variety of factors like the size of the property and the distance to be travelled during the removal. Another major factor may also be the day of the week you choose to move.
However, the lowest cost of moving in this area sits at £1,183, whilst the highest average is currently at £1,998. For a 3-bed home in Tunbridge Wells, the average cost of moving sits at £1,857.50. To ensure you get the best price for your home move, compare Tunbridge Wells removal quotes with our reliable removal companies in Tunbridge Wells.compare now
When Is The Best Time Of Year To Move In Tunbridge Wells?
In Tunbridge Wells, the most popular month to move house is August, with over 14.8% of movers choosing this time of the year to pack up and move out. Summer is often a favoured time of year to move house for British movers as the brighter days and warmer weather often makes for the ultimate moving conditions.
The least popular time of year to move in this area is Winter, with February being a particular one to avoid. Only 4.8% of our Tunbridge Wells movers chose this month to move house last year. This is unsurprising as the Winter months bring cold, dark days that make moving slightly more hazardous.
No matter what date you choose, Compare My Move can connect you with experienced and professional moving companies who will happily guide you through the process. With a few quick details you could even save up to 70% on the cost of your removal!
What Is The Best Day Of The Week To Move In Tunbridge Wells?
The most popular day of the week to book a removal company in Tunbridge Wells is Friday, with 24.2% house removals pencilled in then. A further 17.5% of movers chose Saturday to move house, proving that these locals much prefer the weekend to move house. With plenty of free time to unpack and settle in, it’s easy to see why this is the case.
The least favourite day to move house in Tunbridge Wells is Sunday, with only 4.8% of house removals taking place. Not only does the working week follow this particular day, but it is also when most conveyancer and estate agents’ offices are closed. This means less chance of communication between different parties in the property chain and an increased chance of delay.
Whether you choose the weekend or the working week for your moving date, our trusted partners can help you and your belongings safely reach your new home. We only work with verified and experienced removal companies, ensuring your journey is as efficient and organised as possible.
What Are The Top 4 Locations for Tunbridge Wells Movers?
Moving out of Tunbridge Wells? Compare My Move has helped hundreds of home movers leave the town, connecting them with verified, trusted removal companies who can get the job done. The most popular destination outside of Tunbridge Wells is Crowborough, with 7.3% of movers going here. Cranbrook, London and Pembury are also popular choices.
To help you compare prices during your house-hunting stage, we’ve listed the most popular places below and have added their current average house price using data from Right Move’s area guides. The current average house price for Tunbridge Wells is £469,882.compare now
The affluent town of Crowborough currently has an average sold house price of £373,486. Only 7 miles from Tunbridge Wells and 35 miles from London, it’s a commuter’s haven with excellent transport links. There’s also a range of great schools within the vicinity, perfect for those moving with children.
With annual Literature Festivals and a variety of live vents, Cranbrook is a vibrant town with an average house price of £487,243. With beautiful, modern flats and grand, spacious detached homes, there’s plenty to choose from in this area.
A popular choice for many movers across the UK, London currently has an average sold house price of £744,426, according to Right Move. Although the city has high property prices, the abundance of job opportunities and excellent transportation links often makes it the ideal home for many movers.
Next, we have the village of Pembury with an average house price of £420,794. The village forms part of the Tunbridge Wells Borough and is around 45 miles from London. With historic architecture and open, green spaces, it’s a beautiful area to live in with plenty to see.
What Are The Average Property Prices In Tunbridge Wells?
Despite remaining steady throughout most of 2019, Tunbridge Wells average property price has started to increase ever so slightly since December 2019. With a brief decline between September and November, December saw an increase of 0.1% which has since continued. If you’re looking to stretch your budget further during this incline of prices, don’t forget to use Compare My Move to compare removal quotes and save up to 70% on your removal costs.
New-build prices declined rapidly between August and October of 2019, but have since started to recover. Detached houses currently have the highest average property price according to the UK House Price Index, as they are currently at £744,834.
To help you through the house-hunting experience, Compare My Move have listed 4 of the cheapest areas to live within the Tunbridge Wells postcode. We have also included their current average house price from Right Move for comparison. The current average house price for Tunbridge Wells is £469,882.
Over £200,000 lower than Tunbridge Wells’ average, Hartfield currently has an average house price of £269,583. With quaint cottages and green, spacious detached houses, this village definitely has a lot to offer for movers across the UK.
Heathfield is an affluent market town that currently has an average house price of £311,704. With an annual fair, the Heathfield show and a local French market, there’s plenty to see and do in this area. There is also a range of excellent schools for those moving with children.
With just over a 30-minute journey to Tunbridge Wells, Uckfield is next with an average house price of £319,952. From cosy maisonettes to grand detached houses, there’s a variety of property types in this town, catering to all tastes and personalities.
If you’re searching for somewhere within the countryside but with easy connections to nearby towns, the village of Staplehurst is the ideal place for you. The current average house price is £363,233. With picturesque scenery and excellent transport links, it holds the perfect mix of country and town life.
What Is The Average Rent In Tunbridge Wells?
If instead, you’d prefer to rent in Tunbridge Wells then don’t worry, we’ve planned for that too. Compare My Move have found some of the cheapest areas to rent within the Tunbridge Wells postcode. We strive to make sure you're fully informed before your move, which is why we've done the hard work for you and have gathered vital information concerning the best areas to rent in Tunbridge Wells.
We’ve included the area's average asking rent by using data from the property website, Zoopla. For comparison, Tunbridge Wells’ current average asking rent is £1,228 pcm.
If you're buying or renting, our reliable moving companies always go above and beyond to help make your move seamless and stress-free. From safely packing your items to unpacking at your new house, they will always perform to a high standard and get you to your new home with ease.
First on our list is the village of Rotherfield with an average asking rent of £797 pcm, over £400 cheaper than Tunbridge Wells’ current average. If you’re considering house-hunting in this area, it’s important to note that 1-bedroom flats are averaging at £598 pcm, whilst 2-bedroom houses average at £997 pcm.
The market town of Heathfield currently has a fairly affordable average asking rent of £981 pcm. For those moving alone or with a partner, 1-bedroom flats average at around £809 pcm. However, 2-bedroom houses now average at £900 pcm.
A recurring favourite, Uckfield has an average asking rent of £1,048 pcm. With over a 30-minute drive to Tunbridge Wells, 1-bedroom flats in this area currently average at £637 pcm. 2-bedroom houses in this town have an average asking rent of £1,046 pcm.
With extravagant detached homes and quaint, modern flats, Crowborough has plenty to offer new movers. The current average asking rent is £1,113 pcm, with 1-bedroom flats costing around £542 each month. For those looking for something larger, 2-bedroom houses average at £1,123 pcm.