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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!

College and County: The go to agent for charities

Here at College and County we are proud of the relationships we have with local charities, and are pleased to be able to offer the special rates that they deserve.

Friday, September 27, 2013
Posted in: Other

ONS reports: Rents may not be increasing as highly as we imagine

Reports from The Office for National Statistics show that in the last 12 months to August 2013 rents paid by tenants rose by just 1.

Friday, September 27, 2013
Posted in: Property Market

Oxford Landlord Wins RPT Case Against City Council

A landlady in Oxford has recently won a case against the Oxford City Council after taking them to a Residential Property Tribunal.

Saturday, September 21, 2013
Posted in: Landlords

Results of the English Housing Survey are in!

We’ve been reviewing the results of the English housing survey, and have found there are great signs of housing improvements, especially within the privately rented sector.

Thursday, September 12, 2013
Posted in: Other

House prices in the UK currently sky rocketing

According to the Nationwide building society, house prices have recently surged taking the average price for a home in the UK to £170,514.

Thursday, September 12, 2013
Posted in: Other

Letting agents' fees... Out of control?

You’re bound to have seen recent reports of letting agents’ fees being “out of control” James Naughtie, Campbell Robb, chief executive of Shelter, said that he was calling for a "transparent" relationship between the person who pays that fee, the letting agency, and the tenant.

Friday, August 09, 2013
Posted in: Other

Renting: A long term solution

We’ve recently seen a dip in the amount of people who are choosing to buy property.

Monday, July 22, 2013
Posted in: Other

High fees high expectations

With tuition fees having soared recently, expectations of young people going to university are higher than ever.

Thursday, July 04, 2013
Posted in: Landlords Other

Buy to let mortgages

We’ve recently been reviewing the best buy to let mortgages and have come across The Mortgage Works (part of Nationwide Building Society) who are offering their lowest ever fixed buy to let mortgage rate at 2.

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Important changes to Council Tax Discounts and Exemptions

Due to changes in legislation, certain tax discounts and exemptions will be cancelled with effect from the 1st April 2013.

Thursday, April 11, 2013

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