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Oxford

27/11/2018

Oxford top in list of the best places to live and work in the UK

We've always known Oxford was a great place to live and work here at Martin & Co. But once again it has been recognised as the top city in the UK. Find out why we love living and working in Oxford...

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Oxford

18/10/2018

Student accommodation in Oxford: Your ultimate guide to renting in the city

<p>Even though the 2019/2020 academic year still seems like an age away, the search for student homes to rent in Oxford starts now! Martin &amp; Co Oxford's student property list for 2019 goes live on Monday so, in order to act quickly follow our essential guide to student rentin...

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Oxford

16/12/2014

What will next years property trends be in Oxford?

I had an interesting chat with a landlord who uses another letting agent in the City after he popped into our office for a coffee whilst his wife was doing some last minute Christmas shopping (Hmmmm, maybe it is time I started buying mine!). We got

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Oxford

16/12/2014

What will next years property trends be in Oxford

I had an interesting chat with a landlord who uses another letting agent in the City after he popped into our office for a coffee whilst his wife was doing some last minute Christmas shopping (Hmmmm, maybe it is time I started buying mine!). We got

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Oxford

25/11/2014

Rent Vs Buy - Which is best?

An intriguing question, yes? Or one which would appear patently obvious to answer? Surely we are all in this to own our own property one day rather than paying out large sums of what is essentially ‘dead’ money as we like to call it. Or is there a

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Oxford

11/11/2014

Why Wolvercote??

This morning I find myself trawling through Oxford's local rags, in search of some inspiration on my next target location when I notice a beautiful looking one bedroom cottage to rent in Wolvercote, North Oxford. As I run deeper into this area of Oxford

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Oxford

22/10/2014

HMO your way to financial heaven

It is Monday morning (pre coffee and breakfast I might add) and at approximately 9:15am I have a call from a gentleman who has recently purchased a 3 bedroom property in Cowley, Oxford. 'What will it rent for Richard?' he asks. My suspicions are

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Oxford

17/10/2014

Dreaming of Botley?

Nursery Close, Botley Afternoon all, It is usual for you all to expect to see the latest hot properties fresh off the press from yours truly and for all you budding investors out there I have served you up a real treat with this one! Nursery Close,

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Oxford

09/10/2014

Buying a rental Goldmine in Oxford

They say you make your profit when you buy a property, rather than when you sell it, as you are a little more in control of what you pay rather than what you are forced to sell for. With this in mind, why pay the high end retail price for a property just

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Oxford

01/10/2014

Empress Court Vs Reliance Way - Which is best?

Let me share with you a rather odd story regarding two of my landlords who I have been speaking to this week. One has a 1 bedroom apartment in Empress Court and called me to discuss his next investment. He pointed to the Reliance Way development in Cowley

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Oxford

26/09/2014

Student Cycle 2014/15 - Are you prepared??

As you will no doubt be aware the 2014/15 student cycle is nearly upon us and such is the demand from last year that we have decided to get ahead of the game by preparing to market our student portfolio nice and early to satisfy the huge demand we are

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Oxford

05/08/2014

What should you be buying in Oxford?

Last week, I spoke with two of my landlords who asked me if the number of bedrooms in a property had any relationship to the return they could get. I did some research and followed up their query – I was actually quite surprised with the results...

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