London can be a pricey place to live or visit, which also extends to car parking. Depending on where you’re trying to park, it can cost upwards of £9 an hour in some parts of the city. Not only that, because of annual street parking for residents, you might not even be able to part where you need to. If you need to locate yourself in the city centre, you may need to do some planning.
The festive period is over, your packing the Christmas tree away and recycling the numerous cardboard boxes. If you had guests over for the holidays, you might also have a lot of cleaning up to do. This is especially true if you have New Year’s Eve at your house or apartment. You may still be finding empty drinks bottles and stains nearly a week later.
We all like to make resolutions for the coming year. At Aussie, we’re no different. We all make our plans for 2018 so that we can make the most out of the year ahead. What better way to start the new year with a clean slate and a tidy home?
It’s the festive season and hopefully we’ve all been spending time with family and friends. Perhaps we managed to have some drinks with work colleagues before we closed up shop and turned on the ‘out of office’ on our emails. One thing that we can all add to our list is to see what we can do for our local charity or NPO.
The Aussie team are big fans of working in the broader London community. We take our ‘can-do’ ethos in everything we do. With that in mind, here are some of the charitable and community work we do, and why it’s especially important to us for the Christmas period.
Moving to London to study is an exciting new experience for any student. If you’ve made the decision to travel to England to study in London, then you’re in good company. With over forty higher education institutions and over four-hundred-thousand students, London is one of the most popular destinations for students in the world.
For anyone who runs a company that uses a work’s vehicle, it’s crucial to meet targets and deadlines. A wasted hour can affect the entire week, especially if that means you change your schedule. If equipment breaks, there is often a replacement that can be used. It might cause a slight delay, but it’s unlikely to disrupt an entire day’s work.
The same isn’t true if a work’s vehicle breaks down. You need to get to and from the job or site, primarily to transport workers and equipment. If your transit van breaks down, you might find it difficult to get in for a repair in a busy city like London.
Being a freelancer can sometimes be one of the most flexible ways to work. Unless you happen to work for an awesome, forward-thinking employer. You can set your hours, calculate your hourly rate. There is the possibility of choosing your projects and setting your own agenda. You create the working world you exist in, which all sounds slightly romantic and carefree.
When your big move approaches, it’s always a good idea to learn from experience. And if that’s from another people’s experience, so be it. It’s true that no two moves are ever the same, but there are some basic guidelines to work from. If you’ve had issues with relocating, then you’re already one step ahead for your next move.
Buying your first home is one of the best choices you’ll ever make. You have every reason to be excited, but there it’s a good idea to keep grounded when making decisions. You’re soon to be taking your first steps on the property ladder, and it’s also an excellent investment.
Becoming a homeowner in London might seem like a weighty task. There are lots of stories and articles about how expensive London is, but don’t let this put you off. At Aussie, we always pass on handy advice to our customers. To help first-time buyers in London, we’ve put together some top tips.
If you’re moving from one part of London to another, it’s important to make sure you book the right removals service. A lot of companies will suggest using a large vehicle to complete the move in one go. This can sometimes be cost-effective and seems quicker. However, sometimes it’s more expensive as you’re hiring the vehicle, sometimes for an entire day.