Property Matters with Oakwood Estates
We have teamed up exclusively with Time 106.6 FM to take part in a weekly show which has a Measured Catchment Area population of 383,000 listeners across Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Surrey, Hertfordshire and Middlesex.
You can tune in every Friday between 12.15pm-12.45pm for our featured discussion ‘Property Matters with Oakwood Estates’ where we look at buying, selling and renting and what is hot on the market in our area.
Listen to a selection of samples below from Series 1 which was our first ever program moving forward to last Fridays show:
Hot Topical Issues
What to do or not to do to your home and tips when investing in property
Rental Insurance and Tips on Property Investment
Student Investment, Property price acceleration, Considerations when applying for Mortgages
Flying start reported with the Help to Buy Scheme and All you need to know about HMO’s
Key To Successfully Managing Your Own Rental Properties & Conveyancing Advice
What costs should you consider and expect when buying your home And the latest news on UK House prices
Sealed Bids and six ways to be a better a landlord
Stage two of Help to Buy and The Knock on effect for the Rental Market
The Bank of Mum and Dad & Are we equipped to deal with the pace of change
UK average house price breaks £200k barrier & £220m government windfall announced to generate 14,000 new…
Lending to First Time Buyers hits highest level in 6 years & Is there Potential for serious cuts to Stamp Duty?
Property coming to market up by an average of 8.8% & Landlords need to invest to attract best tenants despite price adjustments
60% of buyers prefer viewings without owner & Are Students the ‘most reliable tenants’
Fraudulent Activity in Lettings & FTBs surge 40% in 12 months passing 2007
The changing face of Buy-To-Let & Help to Bubble?
Variable mortgage deals on the rise & Right move suggests selling now rather than later may be best
Miliband warns developers with land banks to “use it or lose it” Over 3m people living unofficially in rented properties
New tenants charter announced by Government & Help to Buy scheme brought forward by Cameron
Two thirds of young adults plan to buy or move under Help to Buy & Two year low for severe rental arrears
Housing Bubble dismissed by leading expert Over half of Brits do not know their neighbours first name
Housing supply back on the increase as house hunters stay serious & A third of home-hunters have ‘given up hope’
Landlords struggle to pay their bills when tenants miss payments & Re-mortgaging levels reach 6 year peak
ID fraud & Downsizing continues to be reason sell home
Thinking of selling your home? What is driving families to move away?
Average rents rise to 41% earnings & 1st time buyer should act quickly.
Choosing your Estate Agent & Should you buy a New Build?
What to look out for when choosing a periodic home & Flooding in Britain
How to minimise fall throughs & Inflation nears double digits, what is next for house prices?
What are the reasons and benefits of becoming a landlord? How does the letting market compare to sales in 2014?
Is re-mortgaging driving the housing market? February sees accelerating rents hit average of £743 per month
Are first time buyers underestimating the time it takes to get on the property ladder? Would you buy your home at auction?
Top Tips for Student Landlords & Tenants fleeced by ‘fake landlords
What modifications bring value to your home? Could open house viewings be an invitation to crime?
One fifth of Britain now lives alone & Is the main barrier to home ownership saving for a deposit?
Landlords facing filthy properties at check-out & And the most useless room in the house is…?
Over 50% of homes in the UK to be rented by 2032 & Divorce as a reason for moving house drops 7% as economy improves
‘Hidden horrors’ cost homebuyers thousands & UK houses in repair crisis due to difficulties finding builders
Landlord majority say no to Local Housing Authority tenants & Over half of those using Help to Buy come from private rental sector
1.2m renters at risk from electrical hazards & And the most sought after garden feature for Brits is?
5 top mistakes that landlords should avoid? Is the housing market set for slowdown?
How much does the UK renovator expect to make? 16% more live in rented accommodation than owner-occupied
Rise of the young renters & FTBs squeezed out of the market
Rents 33% of average monthly salary & 2M still living with parents
DIY disasters for 1 in 10 & Are the skies finally clearing after MMR?
Are landlords banking on property to fund retirement? Has rising supply puts the brakes on price rises?
1 in 8 Brits have lived at phantom address & Top tips to stay safe while moving
Top property turn-offs & Number of property millionaires up 49%
What do modern homebuyers want? 4 out of 5 parents fear for children
Could smartphone technology improve the mortgage process? Lack of evidence causing landlords to lose disputes
10% unable to confirm their tenants are gas safe & Why you should have a considered approach to moving
Return of the 20% deposit? & 1st October was D-Day
1 in 4 homeowners still call their childhood house ‘home’ & What lengths will people go to?
Will online-only letting agents cause a ‘Dotcom bubble’? Over-40s feel their mortgage repayments will continue after retirement
3 issues that need to be addressed in order to help fix the housing shortage & The cost of keeping adult offspring at home
54,000 new homeowners now on the ladder thanks to Help to Buy & Evaluating fair wear and tear at the end of tenancies
Protect your property and your pocket this winter & Top Tips for a first time, buy to let investor
Buy to let is booming & House purchase lending recovers in October
What will the property market look like in 2040? & A game of two halves
Outdated Stamp Duty slab rates abolished & Industry reaction to the SD announcement
33% of tenants have no home insurance & Does working from home make business sense?
Is there a best time to move home? & BTL pensions on the rise