Re-mover picks up over 90% of all movers in the UK

Re-mover is a fully transactional record of all home owner and renter movers in the UK and provided to the market for suppression purposes. It is one of the quickest sources of gone-away notifications in the market with many of the records provided within the month of move.

Re-mover is one of the quickest sources of gone-away notifications in the market with many of the records provided within the month of move.  Re-mover picks up over 90% of all movers in the UK – home owners and tenants.

How the file has been created

The Ark receives a number of exclusive data feeds containing the details of property transactions and changes in tenant status.  In order to ascertain that a move has taken place The Ark undertakes a multi-source validation process against a number of additional sources of reliable information which enables us to confirm the move.

The data sources that make up Re-mover include records from leading UK property listings, changes of address notified by customers in the retail, financial services and utility sectors, Electoral Roll changes, Land Registry and Social Housing and Council House movers.  Only fully corroborated records are permitted onto the file.  Re-mover does not contain any assumed, self- nominated records or postal returns data.

Contained within the file

  • Each record on the Re-mover file contains the following information: Title, First Name, Initial, Surname, Address and Postcode and date added to the file.
  • Total file contains 69 million records dating back ten years and approximately 65% of the records contained within Re-mover are unique at the point the file is released into the market and do not appear on any other suppression file at that time.
  • Many of the records contained within Re-mover are within the month of move.