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Friday, February 10, 2017 by Jon Ellard

How our self storage can help if you're relocating to Oxford

Oxford is widely considered to be one of the best cities to live and work in the UK1. The city and its surrounding towns and villages offer a wide range of employment opportunities, as well as being within commuting distance of Reading, London and more. This can make Oxfordshire an attractive destination for those seeking new roles.

Oxford Dreaming Spires

Oxford and Oxfordshire are major hubs for the publishing, science and technology and professional services sectors. The county is also home to businesses large and small across all areas of industry.

When considering relocating for work, finding somewhere to live can be one of the biggest challenges you face. There are a wide range of properties on offer in the region: from city centre apartments with views of the dreaming spires, to character cottages that wouldn't look out of place on a chocolate box. Making use of our Oxford self storage during your relocation can give you the time to find the property that's right for you, get the best price for your existing home and take the stress out of relocation.

Self storage gives you the time to find the right Oxford property

When relocating to Oxfordshire, it's worth taking the time to find the right home. Whether you're looking for a house with the perfect commute, close to the best schools, or with a view to die for, our combined removals and self storage service can help with this.

Colourful Oxford Skyline in the SunThe average house buying process takes 6 weeks to 8 months2, which can be much longer than your notice period. As such, many people find themselves in temporary accommodation when relocating. House & Carriage can provide a removals service with self storage included for as long as you need it. Our staff can even expertly pack your possessions, making your move as smooth and painless as possible.

Contact us if you would like to know more about how our self storage near Oxford can help with your relocation.

Self storage makes downsizing simpler

Unfortunately, Oxford has some of the highest house prices in the UK. As such, relocating to the region may require you to downsize. Our self storage gives you the time to decide what to keep and what you can do without when you're moving into a smaller home.

Our secure and dry self storage ensures that your possessions are kept in pristine condition for as long as you need. Our self storage options include 24 hour access units for which you hold the key, or fully serviced storage with end-to-end delivery from our expert removals staff.

Get in touch to find out how our Oxford self storage can help you when downsizing.

1 20 Best UK Towns & Cities to Work In, Glassdoor. First accessed 27 January 2017

2 Rightmove House Price Index December 2016, Rightmove. First accessed 27 January 2017


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