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 How to relocate from the city    AND STORAGE SERVICE
 to the countryside

 Cathy Copson, Relocation Specialist at Hastings Legal, shares her advice
 on how to relocate to a new life in the tranquil Scottish Borders.

 he  pressures  of  lockdown  life  and  the
 advent of working from home kickstarted
 Ta vast number of people looking to
 relocate to more rural areas. We’ve seen a
 consistent  influx  of  buyers  relocating  to  the
 Borders, looking for tranquillity and green space,
 while escaping busy urban environments.   Research your area: we market some incredible
 homes in stunning locations, but is rural living
 As well as being a simply stunning place to live,   really for you? Town, village, and remote living   THE ART OF BEING LOCAL, NATIONWIDE
 the Scottish Borders offers an unrivalled mix of   offer their own individual appeal and challenges,   With more than 100 years’ experience, we are one of the country’s leading
 rural living combined with a feeling of still being   and all districts have their own personalities,
 really connected; Edinburgh is super accessible   so you really need to spend time in different   companies in household removals and storage. Whether you are moving locally, nationally,
 and the transport links to other parts of the UK   locations to decide what and where works best   internationally or even need to store your treasured possessions, our team of experts
 by road, rail and air are excellent.  for you.   will ensure that you can sit back while we take care of everything.
 So, if you are thinking of making the move,   Make sure to also speak to locals, they can
 where  do  you  even  start?  Firstly,  define  your   offer you a wealth of local knowledge that no   For a free moving survey and advice contact:
 budget and if you are selling, make sure your   amount of researching online can match.   JOHN DUNCAN REMOVALS - EDINBURGH
 property is on the market or at least ready to
 go. Demand for property here in the Borders is   Demand is so high from incomers that Hastings   0131 654 1200
 still outstripping supply, so it’s worth noting that   Legal now offer a bespoke and comprehensive
 the better position you are in to progress a sale,   relocation service assisting clients who may be
 the more seriously any potential offer you make   unfamiliar with the area, ensuring buyers feel   DOREE BONNER INTERNATIONAL - GLASGOW
 will be taken.  confident they are making the right move.   0141 339 6000
 Want to find out more from Hastings Legal? Visit or call the team on 01573 225999.
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