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Cost of moving reaches £10,400

  1. 11 September 2019
  2. By Andi Forsythe

 Reallymoving’s yearly cost of moving research shows homeowners are paying £10,414 on average to move home, with Londoners paying £24,585.

Our cost of moving analysis, featured on Which? today showed that moving house can cost more than you might expect. However, a large proportion of it is down to Stamp Duty, in line with the increase in property prices.

Which means that first time buyers have seen average costs of £1,613 when moving, or £5,684 in London. Without paying for Stamp Duty, estate agency fees and EPCs, first time buyers fare better than those buying and selling, especially in the capital.

For more information on our breakdown of costs, have a look at Which?

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