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Living in Telford: a guide from our estate agents

You might be thinking about moving to Telford and wondering how living in this town is. Our estate agents in Telford can tell you a few things about life in this area and the advantages of buying a house there.

A bit of history and demography of Telford

The town was founded in 1963 and named after engineer Thomas Telford, who was in charge of many rail projects in Shropshire. New residents came from Wolverhampton, Birmingham, Dudley and Walsall in the 1960’s and 1970’s, being those decades when major housing and commercial development occurred. In the latest years the shopping centre has been regenerated by new coffee shops, pubs and shops, a cinema and a bowling arcade.

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