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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!

Rental Market Report

Over the past year supply has continued to drop, as demand increases according to the latest rental index from FindaProperty.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

3.4 Million PRS Households

The perception of renting in the UK is changing.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Update on Buy to Let Mortgages

The Buy to Let market has seen a gradual comeback since the beginning of the year with lenders looking to lend in this area once again.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Goverment Measures to Improve Energy Efficiency of PRS

As anticipated, the Government has announced plans to introduce measures that will place responsibility for improved energy efficiency of property in the Private Rental Sector on landlords.

Monday, May 16, 2011

C3/C4 Update

It is my understanding, having spoken with the principal planning officer yesterday afternoon, that should the Article 4 directive secure approval in August 2011, the date by which you must have established use as C4 would be February 24th 2012.

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Is the (Oxford) market going to fall further?

A number of recent publications from economic think tanks and respected industry commentators are suggesting that there will be further adjustment in property values over the next few years.

Thursday, May 12, 2011

The Importance of Inventories

With the average deposit figure now standing at £2,172, according to data from the Association of Residential Letting Agents the provision of inventories is more important than ever in the private rental sector.

Thursday, May 05, 2011
Posted in: Landlords Tenants

PM Emergency Service

Our Property Management team are on hand 24 hours and 7 days a week, including the bank holidays.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011
Posted in: Landlords Tenants

Good Service

A recent survey of over 500 landlords carried out by insurance provider Endsleigh has found that residential landlords are overwhelmingly satisfied with the service they receive from their letting agent and find them an invaluable resource.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011
Posted in: Landlords

Latest C4/C3 news

Oxford City Council, together with Milton Keynes and Northampton Councils have failed to overturn the amendment to the Planning directive concerning C4 usage that Shapps and Pickles introduced earlier this year.

Friday, April 15, 2011

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