Property News, Insights & Opinions
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.
Jones Robinson’s Q2 Property Market Trends ReportJuly, 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.
How An EU Exit Could Affect the UK Property MarketJune, 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?
Great News: Mortgage Rates Hit Rock BottomApril, 4 2016
With so many grumblings about the housing market in the press, it’s great to finally have some good news… 2016 has seen a huge increase in the choice of mortgages available, with some lenders offering rock bottom rates.
Sell Your Home Fast with our Top 5 Viewing Preparation TipsMarch, 24 2016
First impressions count, that’s why wowing buyers during viewings is the key to selling success. With over 245 years of amassed experience in the property industry, Jones Robinson have put together our top 5 tips to help sell your home fast!!
Moving Home ChecklistMarch, 9 2016
Moving home can be one of the most stressful experiences we have in life. Being one of Newbury’s longest running Estate Agents, Jones Robinson have got moving down to a fine art. To help make our customers lives easier, we have put together this handy moving home checklist…
Dining Out in Newbury – Jones Robinson’s Top 5 RestaurantsMarch, 1 2016
After a hectic moving in
day, the last thing you’ll want to do is cook! Rather than spending hours deliberating over where to go in your new home town, read this guide to dining out in Newbury. We pride ourselves in being the estate agent’s with the most local knowledge and so decided to share our culinary wisdom by putting together a list of our top 5 restaurants in Newbury.
Buy to Let Market Will Remain Strong, Despite Impending Stamp Duty & Tax ChangesFebruary, 22 2016
2015 was not a great year for landlords, during both the Summer and Autumn budgets legislative changes favoured homeowners over landlords. Many believe that buy to let landlords will be discouraged by the impending changes to high-rate mortgage relief and stamp duty taxes.
Online property valuation tool launched!February, 9 2016
It’s no secret that property values in West Berkshire have been rising for quite some time and the value of your home may have changed surprisingly since you last had it valued. Despite our Newbury and Lambourn offices opening seven days a week, we might not always be around when you want to know what your property might sell for or how much a house you want to buy is worth.
More Homes for Sale and to Rent in NewburyJanuary, 4 2016
If your New Year’s resolution is to find a new home – whether it’s to buy or rent – your first port of call might be the online property portals. While it’s instinctive to head to Rightmove or Zoopla, the best way of finding your dream home is actually by registering directly with estate agents operating in the area you wish to move to. Why?
South Oxfordshire is the 2nd best place to live in the UK, survey revealsDecember, 18 2015
South Oxfordshire local authority district – a part of Oxfordshire county that we are extremely active in – took second spot in the 2015 Halifax Quality of Life Survey, up from 21st place in 2014’s poll. In fact, the South East of the UK dominated the results, taking 27 of the top 50 places.
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