Moving services

Moving services

Costs to consider when moving and professional service providers who can help

You will require a number of different services when it comes to your next move, and each one has an associated cost which you need to consider.

Below you will find our “cost of moving calculator” which provides a quick overview of the costs involved in moving house. Should you wish to receive quotes from any of our tried and tested professional service providers then this can be obtained automatically.

The professional service costs considered within the cost of moving calculation include:


When buying a home you need to know that what you’re buying is fit and safe. Whatever type of condition report you require, from a Homebuyers Survey to a Building Survey, we can point you in the right direction. We only recommend companies who we have worked with ourselves.


Whether you are a first-time buyer or a current homeowner looking for a more suitable mortgage deal, our mortgage broker can help you to make the right choice.


At Paton & Co we only recommend solicitors who provide excellent legal service when it comes to buying and selling property. A good solicitor plays a huge part in the transaction so it is important that you use someone you know or who comes recommended.


These firms understand what it means to move. Their industry knowledge is at your service to ensure your move is as seamless as it can be.

Other bespoke professional services that are not included in the cost of moving form but you may want to contact or consider: 

Cost of moving calculator

Calculate the cost of your move using our calculator, with the added benefit of being able to request accurate quotes from our preferred suppliers should you wish:


1. Enter basic details about your move

2. Instantly view approximate moving costs


3. Pick the suppliers you'd like a quote from

Buying or Selling

Helpful tools

Use the following calculators to work out Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) and mortgage costs.

LBTT calculator

Mortgage calculator

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