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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!

Buy to Let finance. More readily available than ever?

A survey conducted by Paragon Mortgages has revealed that landlords perceive buy to let finance being more readily available than ever.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Posted in: Landlords

Activists call for a ban on section 21

Housing campaigners from London were protesting last week over evictions and insecurity of tenure.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Posted in: Property Market

Oxford letting agent forced to pay back money after tricking students

A rogue letting agent who tricked students into paying to rent a house they could not live in has been forced to pay back all of the money he swindled from them.

Friday, March 28, 2014
Posted in: Property Market

Changing tenant demographics

Throughout England, Scotland and Wales we are starting to see a change in the demographics of private renters, according to Countrywide Residential Lettings.

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Home ownership has fallen to the lowest level since 1980s

As we see a spike in private renting, home ownership has fallen to the lowest level since the 1980s.

Thursday, March 06, 2014
Posted in: Property Market

Business Rate relief for Landlords affected by the floods?

The flooding in the UK has had a devastating impact on many properties throughout the country.

Tuesday, March 04, 2014
Posted in: Landlords

Great opportunities to expand your portfolio

Although it has been recorded that tenant demand is at its lowest in 3 years, 1 in 3 landlords are currently looking to expand their portfolios in 2014.

Saturday, February 15, 2014
Posted in: Landlords

Struggling tenants at an all time low

According to research conducted by the NLA, the number of tenants struggling to pay their rent is at an all-time low since records began in 2009, dropping from 65% to 27% in the past 5 years.

Monday, February 10, 2014
Posted in: Tenants

Letting to those on benefits

2014 is set to be a great year for landlords as they expect further price rises and rent increases.

Thursday, January 30, 2014
Posted in: Landlords

What's in store for the rental market in 2014?

College and County have brought together a number of professional predictions to give you an overview as to what 2014 holds for the rental market in the UK.

Friday, January 17, 2014
Posted in: Property Market

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