We can all imagine that the cost of living in London is expensive and it would be hard for anyone to stay if it is more or less expensive than Dublin. The average cost of a one-bedroom apartment in the city is £1,500 per month with Utility bills, transportation, and food comparable with Dublin.
If you will be looking for a new job in London, job prospects are currently good. There are many opportunities in the city especially for skilled workers with the average salary in London being £35,000 per year.
There are so many things to do and see in London, from the historic buildings to the beautiful parks and gardens. You should also plan on visiting some of the many museums and art galleries. London has some of the best museums in the world, and you can learn a lot about the city’s history and culture by visiting them. If you are interested in art, you will find that there are many art galleries in London. You can also visit some of the historic buildings, such as the Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace.
If you are interested in shopping you can visit some of the many shops and department stores in the city, or you can go to the markets and stalls to find some great bargains.
London also has some of the best restaurants in the world, and you can find some great food in areas such as Camden, Islington, Shoreditch, Clapham and Soho.
Making the decision to move from Dublin to London is a big one, but we have created a few posts that may help reduce your stress.
Moving With Pets
If you are looking to move with Pets, it is important to remember that they can be affected by moving home because they can become anxious and stressed in new environments. We have created a post that will give you a few tips when moving with a Dog or Cat.
Buying or Renting in London
If you are buying a place in London, or even committing to long term lease, please take a look at our ‘Knowing its your dream home post’ where we detail a few tips and “things to remember” before your move.
Finally, the thought of packing might be keeping you up at night, but check out our Packing tips when Moving Home article here.
At Allen Removals we have built a reputation as efficient, professional and careful movers to people in Ireland and the UK and have helped many people and families make the move from Dublin to London and London to Dublin.
If you would like to get a quote from us, please visit or Moving Quote page here.