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Check out the latest Oxford property market news here. We'll scour the press and make sure the most relevant news stories appear here for you to digest. This is our way of helping you to stay on top of recent trends without having to look too far - we've done the hard work for you!

Squatting to become a criminal offence

Squatting is currently only a civil offence but as of September this year new legislation will make it a criminal offence to occupy someone’s Home/property without consent.

Friday, May 11, 2012

Tax Changes Affecting Landlords

It would appear that changes in Tax allowances for residential landlords will be subject to some significant changes from April 2013.

Wednesday, April 04, 2012
Posted in: Landlords

Savills and Rightmove Agree with Us!

It would appear that Savills and Rightmove have now reached the same conclusions as we did last month on the future of the PRS over the next few years.

Tuesday, April 03, 2012

Oxford landlords Facebook page

If you are looking to diversify or expand your property portfolio or just have an interest in the Oxford buy-to-let market, the Oxford Landlords Facebook page offers some great advice and highlights some very real investment opportunities in Oxford.

Monday, April 02, 2012

UK Rental Market Forecast drawn together from Savills, Knight Frank and Jones Lang LaSalle 2012 reports

The private rented sector is growing in the UK.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Will the London Market Stagnate?

There have been some interesting reactions to the budget changes to Stamp Duty Land Tax; changes that have clearly been targeted at the London market, but will have impact on transaction levels at the top of the market right across the United Kingdom.

Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Posted in: Property Market

Let to Rent Revisited

Almost two years ago, we noticed the first few Let to Rent transactions here in Oxford.

Monday, March 05, 2012
Posted in: Property Market

Build To Let

It would appear that the Government are looking into viability of such a scheme in the light of some research commissioned by the largest Landlord in the Private Rental Sector which is indicating a significant shift in public attitudes to long term renting.

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Trends in Rents and Yield

There is some evidence that rents are continuing to rise against a background of shortage of supply and increased financial hardship being experienced by tenants.

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Loans, Yields and More Numbers.

It is the season for mortgage data release.

Friday, February 17, 2012

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