For many people, moving house can be one of the most arduous and stressful experiences imaginable. From start to finish, there can be endless decisions, unforeseen changes of circumstance or timescales, issues with solicitors, all above and beyond your usual daily routine. With some careful planning, a commonsense approach, and some helpful advice from an in-depth article, it is however possible to mitigate against many problems and ensure that the moving experience proceeds as pleasantly and worry-free as possible.
In this article we take a look at some of the most important decisions you’ll need to make throughout the move, and look at the likely timescales involved – we’ve provided a number of helpful tips from choosing the right conveyancer and removal option to things you need to do at various stages along the way. Naturally, the experience can differ for every family, and even from move to move, but we’ve aimed to cover most decisions and issues you would normally encounter.