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French Property Market Remains Resilient

A report compiled by the Notaires de France concludes that the French property market has actually remained in good shape despite the pandemic looming large and the associated lockdowns. The report[...]

January 14th, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

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Latest Covid-19 Restrictions Update January 4th for Removal Companies

Further to the PM’s announcement of the new Tier 5 restrictions in England, it is confirmed that Moving home is still permissible. The newly published guidelines state that: People outside your household or[...]

January 5th, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

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Christmas Opening Hours

Here are our opening hours during the festive period. We wish all of our customers, suppliers and worldwide colleagues a very happy and safe Christmas and New Year. [...]

December 22nd, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

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What Does a Virtual Survey Involve?

If you’re planning a move and would prefer to have a moving survey performed at a distance our moving consultants can offer a virtual survey via a video. This enables them to[...]

December 18th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

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Here Goes the Roof!

Here's the next stage of development of the Burke Bros six pallet furniture van.  The roof and pod have been added. Still a little way to go yet until it will[...]

December 16th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

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Five Top Tips for Moving House in the Winter

Winter house moves sometimes require a little more thinking out. The weather can pose a few problems if you’re not entirely prepared for all eventualities. Here are our five top tips[...]

December 15th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

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A Stark Reminder of the Importance of Insurance for International Shipments

Almost 2,000 containers aboard a ship have been lost or damaged when the vessel encountered stormy weather in the Pacific Ocean en route to the USA. One Apus had been heading to[...]

December 9th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

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Changes Made to DAMA Occupation List for Those Looking to Move to South Australia

South Australia is looking to attract more skilled migrants and has issued significant changes to the Designated Area Migration Agreement Occupation list (DAMA). A DAMA refers to an agreement set up between[...]

December 3rd, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Chassis of six pallet van

A Work in Progress

Here’s our next work in progress. This is what a chassis cab looks like before many weeks of building the body and sleeper apartments for the next Burke Bros six pallet[...]

November 27th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

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Level of Demand for Moves Makes the Headlines

As the Brexit deadline looms we have seen extraordinary demand for moves to France, as well as Cyprus and Portugal, for customers wanting to make the move before there is a[...]

November 25th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

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PAIMA 2019-2020 Tonnage Award Program Recognition

After many incredibly busy months, we're delighted to receive a 'Star Award Certificate' from PAIMA for participation in the 2019-2020 Tonnage Award Program and the following from Antonio Tremois, Executive Director[...]

November 23rd, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >

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The Move Abroad and Teaching Your Child a Second Language

It’s a well-known phenomenon that children are more adept to picking up a second language than adults are and the ideal time to learn a second language is during childhood. It[...]

November 18th, 2020 | Categories: Blog Read More >