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Pantone Xmas ball 165 Christmas Message from College and County

A year of consolidation for College and County; after a period of rapid growth, we have had to adjust systems to ensure clients experience the same personalised service that they were used to when we were a little smaller. Some new staff have brought fresh eyes to how things should be done…….which is all very…

HouseMoney-Acknowledge-Images-of-Money-on-Flickr Stamp Duty Changes; Implications for Investors

On the face of it, the changes to SDLT in yesterdays Autumn Statement will be good news for all buyers of property under £925k and this should have benefits for clients looking to invest in Oxford. Sadly, however in such a hot market, it is likely that sellers will simply add the differential to the…

_72961798_3 Oxford Parkway Station and potential investment opportunities in Kidlington

Soon to be opening in the summer of 2015 is a new rail link connecting Oxford and London Marylebone in just under an hour – the first rail link to be built in Oxford for over 80 years! A recently demolished site just off the A34 and A44 (between Kidlington and Oxford) will be home…

Oxford, UK. 06th July, 2014. Performers at the Cowley Road Carnival, Oxford, UK © Stanislav Halcin/Alamy Live News And Oxford’s coolest road is…

So it turns out Cowley Road is officially the 8th coolest street in the UK according to The Telegraph! Of course, we knew this already. We’ve really noticed a boom in East Oxford over the past 18 months. Property values in certain streets around the Cowley Road have increased by up to 50 per cent…

Blake Welcoming Blake Millie Oliver

Last month we said goodbye to Penny who was going on maternity leave… And we now have some very exciting news! Penny gave birth to the beautiful Blake Millie Oliver on 3rd April 2014 weighing 6lbs 15oz. Both Mummy and baby are doing incredibly well. We were all extremely excited when Penny and Blake popped…