Archive for the ‘Tenants’ Category

Print Help to Buy scheme launched early

David Cameron recently announced at the Conservative party conference that the Help to Buy Scheme will be put into action 3 months earlier than the proposed launch in January. Starting in October, home owners and first time buyers will have the opportunity to get onto the housing ladder taking advantage of 5% deposits when buying…

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It has been another busy December for College and County, and all the staff team are looking forward to some well-deserved rest over the Christmas period. This year we have continued to see rising demand for College and County student houses and Facebook has proved again to be a valuable tool in making our houses…

Information regarding flood warning in Oxford

It is possible that the situation in Oxford is not purely down the rainfall in this area, but what is happening further up the country. We think that the source for Oxford is “fed” from the Cotswolds area, so it might be worth keeping an eye on what happens further afield. There is little that…

We ‘Like’ This….

One lucky group of students have been announced as the winners of College and County’s most recent Facebook competition. Since early 2012 students at both Brookes and Oxford University have been challenged to come up with the most original photo including the College and County cube. The competition has received a great response from the…

The Effect of Tuition Fee Increases on Oxford Student lettings

Universities in England will be able to charge tuition fees of up to £9,000 per year from 2012, as the government transfers much of the cost of courses from the state to students. This has resulted in 15000 less applications to university’s across the country inevitably impacting the demand on student and shared housing. The…