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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…

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…

icon pic How can the property industry embrace Social Media?

So this morning I was flicking through Twitter like the morning newspaper (as per usual) and came across this very interesting blog by Will Hughes talking about how Estate Agents should be using social media. How Estates Agents Should be Using Social Media Now, we may be a Letting not Estate Agent but surely the…

katy2 Welcoming Katy to College and County

Here at College and County we would like to welcome Katy to the team in her new role as Lettings Negotiator. Katy has great experience in the property industry after working in a number of property management and lettings roles. After 4 years, she decided to take on a new challenge and therefore approached College…

cube man Embrace the social media revolution with College and County

Whether you’re a landlord or a tenant, College and County are extremely passionate about building and maintaining long lasting relationships with everyone. College and County have received national recognition and numerous awards for innovations within the lettings industry helping the company to grow to new strengths in the past few years. What’s the secret? …Communication…