Property News, Insights & Opinions

Christmas Shopping in Newbury

November, 30 2016

Wondering where to Christmas shop this year? If you've recently moved to Newbury and are unsure of where to go,Jones Robinson Estate Agents have put together this handy shopping guide.

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Tougher Penalties for Landlords and Agents Not Following the Right to Rent Legislation

November, 14 2016

Find out about the impending changes to the Right to Rent checks which will come into force in December 2016, bringing in harsher penalties for those flouting the law.

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How Did Brexit Affect the West Berkshire Property Market?

November, 3 2016

Our Sales Director, Charles Robinson provides insight into the West Berkshire property market post-Brexit.

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Fireworks Displays in West Berkshire

November, 2 2016

Remember, remember the fifth of November, gunpowder treason and plot! It’s that time of year again when the night sky becomes filled with hues of pink, blue, purple and green, where toffee apples hit the shops and the smell of burning wood fills the air. If you are thinking of visiting a fireworks display in and around West Berkshire, take a look at our round up of what’s on locally. read more

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Jones Robinson’s Q3 2016 Market Report

October, 27 2016

The South East seems to have quickly recovered from the Brexit slow-down and prices have quickly risen after a 2 month slump. We’ve seen a large increase in the number of properties coming to market in September and the first few weeks in October as the UK gets over the shock of Brexit and realises it’s still business as usual. Rightmove reported an 8% increase in website visits in September when compared with the same period in 2016 reinforcing the fact that property prices are still up, the market is still booming, and Brexit has yet to have any lasting negative effect on the potential return on property investments. read more

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Property Investment

September, 20 2016

Landlord Do’s and Don’ts

Becoming a Landlord is not an easy task, there are a number of legal and practical things to consider especially if you want to make a profit. Using our 80 years of experience in the rental market, Jones Robinson’s Lettings team have put together a list of landlord do’s and don’ts to help guide you. read more

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Stamp Duty, What Are The New Rates? And Will You Have to Pay Them?

September, 9 2016

Stamp Duty is something many are quick to complain about, most begrudge paying but very few actually understand it. read more

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The Jones Robinson Marketing Mix

September, 9 2016

Our unique marketing mix enables us to guarantee our clients the best price for their property.  We follow the perfect recipe, using all of the right ingredients and combining them with our incomparable local knowledge and experience to give the perfect result. read more

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Landlords Debate: Should you Let a Furnished or Unfurnished Property?

July, 11 2016

It’s a question which plagues landlords up and down the country, should you let out your property furnished or unfurnished?

Whilst everyone is in agreement on the décor of a let property… after all, you really can’t go wrong with magnolia, there’s not quite the same consensus when it comes to furniture. read more

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Jones Robinson’s Q2 Property Market Trends Report

July, 9 2016

Despite the uncertainty surrounding Brexit, House Prices in England have continued to increase reaching a record breaking high of £310,471 in June 2016. For those wanting to sell this is great news and should encourage those who are getting cold feet to go ahead with the selling process whilst prices are still on the up. read more

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How An EU Exit Could Affect the UK Property Market

June, 20 2016

With the referendum only a few days away there is very little else on people’s minds currently in respect of the housing market. If the UK does decide to leave the EU what effect could this have on the price of property? read more

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