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Bicester Property Values 8.5% higher than ye...

Jul 12, 2018
It’s been nearly 18 months since Sajid Javid, the Tory Government’s Housing Minister published the White Paper “Fix [more]
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Top Tips to Sell your Home this Summer

Jul 09, 2018
If you’re keen to sell your home this summer, there are some quick fixes you can do to make your home more sellable [more]
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Back to the Future: Industry Experts Predict...

Jul 06, 2018
Michelle Niziol catches up with online property news outlet Estate Agent Today about the future of estate agency.  [more]
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The Importance of Having an Inventory for La...

Jun 26, 2018
Property inventories are crucial for both landlords and tenants. They help you to stay organised and protect yourse [more]
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How Affordable is Property for Bicester̵...

Jun 20, 2018
The simple fact is we are not building enough properties! If the supply of new properties is limited and demand con [more]
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315 Bicester Landlords plan to expand their ...

Jun 13, 2018
A noteworthy number of buy to let landlords in Britain plan to buy more properties over the next year despite the r [more]
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Nearly Five Babies Born for Every New Home B...

May 31, 2018
Nearly 5 babies have been born for every new home that has been built in Cherwell since 2012, deepening the Biceste [more]
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Does a CEO need a mortgage?

May 24, 2018
Many people assume that high net worth individuals don’t need mortgages, and if they do, that the bank will have no [more]
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In the Spotlight with Michelle Niziol

May 23, 2018
CEO Michelle Niziol catches up with online property news service, Property Reporter, for their ‘In the Spotli [more]
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The Mortgage Lender – Interview with M...

May 18, 2018
Our CEO Michelle Niziol discusses her love for property in an exclusive interview with The mortgage Lender. Michell [more]
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ASKING PRICES DOWN 4.1% IN BICESTER IN THE L...

May 17, 2018
The average asking price of property in Bicester dropped by 4.1% or £15,493 compared to a year ago, taking the curr [more]
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We’ve relocated to a new home!

May 16, 2018
Due to the growth and success of the firm, we have relocated to a new office at 8 Deans Court in Bicester. The sign [more]
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What another interest rate hike means for mo...

May 15, 2018
The Bank of England is expected to increase interest rates in the next few months. If the committee votes for an in [more]
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Bicester Home Renters Will Have Spent £149,2...

May 09, 2018
Bicester Millennials were born between the mid 1980’s and late 1990’s thus making them between the age of around 22 [more]
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The average Bicester rent is £1,079 pcm

Apr 27, 2018
The rents paid by Bicester tenants are now standing at £1,079 per calendar month (pcm), a rise of 0.45% year on yea [more]
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What House: Expert Overview of Today’s Mortg...

Apr 11, 2018
Our very own Michelle Niziol gives an exclusive interview with What House. She tackles the topic of mortgages, fina [more]
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Homeownership amongst Bicester’s young adult...

Apr 05, 2018
The degree to which young Bicester people are locked out of the Bicester housing market has been revealed in new statistics. I was chatting to one of my landlord’s last week about how the homeownershi [more]
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What Mortgage – Getting a mortgage wit...

Apr 05, 2018
Read Michelle Niziol’s article on how to get a mortgage with bad credit history, as published on What Mortgag [more]
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Bicester Council Tax Payers Stung by 81.42% ...

Mar 26, 2018
Buying and selling a home in Bicester isn’t the easiest or cheapest thing you will ever do. Estate agent fees, soli [more]
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Organic growth leads to recruitment drive

Mar 21, 2018
We are looking to expand the size of our workforce by 20% to deliver our strategic plans for growth over the coming [more]
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How many First Timer Buyers in Bicester Boug...

Mar 16, 2018
A little bit of good news this week on the Bicester Property Market as recently released data shows that the number [more]
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An extension could add £75,250 to the value ...

Mar 09, 2018
As our families grow bigger the need for more space, be that bedrooms or reception rooms, has grown with it. Also, [more]
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Bicester’s 15.5% ‘New Build Premium’

Mar 02, 2018
According to the National House Building Council (NHBC), more than 26,142 new homes were registered to be built in [more]
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Bicester’s ‘Millennials’ set to inherit £482...

Feb 23, 2018
That got your attention … didn’t it! But before we start, what is Generation X, let alone Generation Z, Mille [more]
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Bicester Private Rents Hit £16.01 per sq. fo...

Feb 08, 2018
One of the best things about my job is helping Bicester landlords with their strategic portfolio management. Gone a [more]
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What will 2018 bring for your mortgage?

Jan 09, 2018
After a year of uncertainty, what will 2018 bring for your mortgage? The impact of an Interest Rate rise The Bank o [more]
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2018 housing market predictions

Jan 04, 2018
After a year of uncertainty, what will 2018 bring for the housing market? House Prices House prices are reliant on [more]
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What landlords need to be aware of in 2018

Dec 21, 2017
Buy to let landlords need to be aware of new regulations and government policies that will impact how they operate [more]
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Get ready to move in the New Year

Dec 05, 2017
If you are planning to move home in the new year, put the wheels in motion now and take advantage of the upturn in [more]
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Reaction to the Autumn Budget

Nov 22, 2017
Our CEO Michelle Niziol gives her reaction to today’s Autumn Budget: “Our nation is in the grips of a housing crisi [more]
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Impact of future rise in interest rates

Nov 07, 2017
IMS Property Group CEO, Michelle Niziol, gives her thoughts on future increases in interest rates and the impact th [more]
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Lender price war is good news for consumers

Oct 17, 2017
A price war amongst mortgage lenders is good news for people coming to the end of their mortgage deal or those appl [more]
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Michelle Niziol to give keynote address at T...

Oct 09, 2017
Michelle Niziol, CEO of IMS Property Group, aims to motivate and inspire entrepreneurs through her keynote address [more]
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How to build and manage a successful portfol...

Sep 26, 2017
A House in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) is typically rented out to professional sharers and students. They are partic [more]
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Calling all first-time buyers!

Sep 08, 2017
We are really excited to be holding a first-time buyer event on Thursday 5 October at Bicester Hotel, Golf and Spa. [more]
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Savvier ways to build a property portfolio

Aug 23, 2017
Despite changes to legislation and regulations bought in to make it harder for people to purchase a buy-to-let (BTL [more]
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IMS Property Group appoints head of sales

Jul 14, 2017
We have appointed Thomas Honour as head of sales and business development. The role is newly created and will see T [more]
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IMS comments on Purplebricks latest financia...

Jun 30, 2017
Michelle Niziol, vice president of ARLA Propertymark and director of IMS Property Group, discusses what Purplebrick [more]
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Michelle Niziol elected vice-president of AR...

Jun 21, 2017
Michelle Niziol, Director of IMS Property Group, has been elected vice-president of ARLA Propertymark (Association [more]
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IMS reacts to the result of the General Elec...

Jun 09, 2017
IMS Director Michelle Niziol comments on the result of the General Election. Niziol says: “We continue to face days [more]
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To interest only or not to interest only

May 22, 2017
Michelle Niziol,director of IMS Independent Mortgage Solutions, explains all about interest-only mortgages. Interes [more]
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IMS director named a candidate in the ARLA V...

May 19, 2017
We’ve got some exciting news to announce – our director Michelle Niziol is a candidate in the ARLA Prop [more]
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Michelle Niziol comments on self employed mo...

May 15, 2017
Our own Michelle Niziol put her thoughts forward on alternative lending options for the ‘unlendables’ i [more]
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60 second interview with Michelle Niziol on ...

May 11, 2017
IMS Director Michelle Niziol took part in a quick fire 60-second interview with publication Landlord Today. Here [more]
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This is Money – Michelle Niziol gives ...

Apr 19, 2017
What do you do if you want to get out of Help to Buy? If you got a leg-up to buy a brand new home, here’s how to sell or remortgage. More than one million people have taken advantage of the Gove [more]
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Bicester Today: IMS sponsors Marsh Gibbon Pr...

Apr 06, 2017
Pupils of Marsh Gibbon Pre-School enjoyed an Easter party on the last day of term before the spring holidays. All c [more]
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2017: The Year to Remortgage

Mar 24, 2017
Our very own Michelle Niziol has written an article for What Mortgage magazine about the benefits of re-mortgaging [more]
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Bicester housing market remains buoyant

Mar 14, 2017
The Bicester housing market is buoyant with properties that are well presented and correctly priced selling well, a [more]
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Read what Michelle Niziol has to say on Budg...

Mar 09, 2017
In the Spring Budget Statement on 8 March, Chancellor Philip Hammond made no mention of help for Britain’s ho [more]
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Michelle Niziol’s reaction to Budget 2...

Mar 08, 2017
Our very own Michelle Niziol’s reaction to today’s Budget 2017 statement has been included in an articl [more]
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Michelle Niziol comments on Chancellor Hammo...

Mar 08, 2017
Today’s Spring Budget announcement by Chancellor Philip Hammond was a missed opportunity for the housing mark [more]
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IMS appointed to Help to Buy South panel

Mar 04, 2017
IMS Independent Mortgage Solutions recently became the only mortgage broker in Bicester and one of just three in Ox [more]
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Michelle Niziol gives her view on Oxford hou...

Feb 27, 2017
Our very own Michelle Niziol gave her thoughts on the rising cost of housing in Oxford and how to tackle the proble [more]
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High prices push renters out of the Capital

Feb 22, 2017
Growth in rental values in London may have slowed in recent months, but the capital remains by far the most expensi [more]
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Why buying to let is still worth the investm...

Feb 21, 2017
Property Insider Blog has published an article written by our director Michelle Niziol about why buying to let is s [more]
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IMS Independent Mortgage Solutions are now o...

Feb 17, 2017
IMS Independent Mortgage Solutions have been selected as the only independent mortgage broker in Bicester on the Help to buy panel and one of only 3 brokers in Oxfordshire, for more information see ou [more]
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How to get a mortgage if you have bad credit...

Feb 13, 2017
It can be difficult to find a lender willing to offer you a mortgage if you have had past credit problems. But all [more]
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Michelle Niziol talks record rents in Landlo...

Feb 02, 2017
Read my comments about rising rents in the South of England here in Landlord News
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Michelle Niziol talks about what’s nex...

Jan 16, 2017
Our Director Michelle Niziol commenting on what’s next for the rental market in Southern England in 2017, as [more]
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IMS supports Marsh Gibbon Pre-School

Jan 16, 2017
The local community is important to us and we have chosen to support for Marsh Gibbon Pre-School. Our director Mich [more]
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Michelle Niziol’s comments on the Autu...

Nov 17, 2016
Whathouse? Have featured Michelle Niziol’s comments on the autumn statement, to read the full article please [more]
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Read Michelle Niziol’s comments on the...

Nov 17, 2016
The Metro newspaper contacted the Director here at IMS, Michelle Niziol, to discuss the housing in Aylesbury, read [more]
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Oxford Mail – IMS Shoebox Appeal

Nov 11, 2016
The Oxford Mail have picked up the IMS Shoebox Appeal, to raise awareness of a great cause, click here to read the [more]
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IMS – Shoebox Appeal

Oct 28, 2016
Every year the IMS team gather together to pack shoeboxes for operation christmas child, this year we did 12! Its s [more]
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IMS partner with Bicester Technology Studio

Oct 22, 2016
IMS had a fantastic partner meeting this week with Bicester Technology Studio. IMS have always supported local charities and Director Michelle Niziol has a passion to encourage the younger generation [more]
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Landlords urge UK to follow Irish example an...

Oct 20, 2016
Read my comments in Property Wire here: https://www.propertywire.com/news/europe/landlords-urge-uk-follow-irish-example-abolish-change-tax-relief/
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The Apprentice 2016: Episode 1 Analysis

Oct 20, 2016
The 11th edition of the hugely popular show, The Apprentice, returned to our TVs on 14th October. Advisor Baroness [more]
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‘Workaholic’ Michelle Niziol

Oct 18, 2016
Michelle Niziol who recently made headlines in the Daily Mail Online about this edition of The Apprentice by becomi [more]
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Michelle Niziol, the Apprentice 2016 Candida...

Oct 14, 2016
All You Want to Know About Michelle Niziol, the Apprentice 2016 Candidate Michelle Niziol, who has had articles abo [more]
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Sell your property with IMS for just 0.75% i...

Oct 09, 2016
IMS have a fantastic offer at the moment of 0.75% inclusive of VAT to sell your property! The price includes all marketing costs, we have a professional photographer and floorplan specialist, these ar [more]
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Pictures from my amazing “The Apprenti...

Oct 08, 2016
Thank you so much for the support you have all shown me on what was the opportunity and experience of a lifetime! Being an Apprentice candidate was a dream come true, I have enjoyed every minute of it [more]
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Watch IMS Property Solutions on House Doctor...

Oct 02, 2016
IMS Property Solutions in Bicester took part in the channel 5 show ‘House Doctor’ which airs on Friday 7th October at 11.15am, tune in to watch our estate agents improve the value of our c [more]
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Exciting news! Founder of IMS, Michelle Nizi...

Sep 27, 2016
Lets all get behind Michelle and support her through her journey to be Lord Sugar’s next business partner!
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Read my Feature article in What Mortgage ...

Sep 21, 2016
20.09.2016 What Mortgage First Time Buyers article
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IMS Property Solutions are now registered wi...

Sep 15, 2016
After qualifying for Level 3 Technical award in the sale of residential property, IMS Property Solutions is now registered with the NAEA, this gives vendors and buyers the reassurance that you are in [more]
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Read my post Brexit article published in The...

Sep 15, 2016
I was asked to comment on the property market post Brexit by the Oxford Times, read my article here: Michelle Niziol comment in OT Aug 25 2016-1
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Read my comments in Mortgage Solutions regar...

Sep 10, 2016
I was asked for comment by the popular Mortgage Solutions magazine regarding second charge loans, read the article here; https://www.mortgagesolutions.co.uk/news/2016/09/07/knock-effect-mcd-means-cons [more]
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Update: Four mortgage lenders pass 0.25% rat...

Aug 04, 2016
Coventry Building Society, Santander, Barclays and NatWest became the first brands to pass on the Bank of England’s 0.25% rate cut to borrowers, after today’s Monetary Policy Committee (MCP) unanimous [more]
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The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) took the...

Aug 04, 2016
Until today, the Bank of England Base Rate had been held at 0.5% since March 2009. The Bank of England has also extended Quantitative Easing (QE) by £60bn to £435bn by a vote of 6-3. In the second mee [more]
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IMS – The new agent for corporate even...

Jul 24, 2016
IMS are pleased to announce that we are the agent for the hiring of conferencing and events facilities at the new Bicester Technology Studio school. We were invited on site visit this week by the Prin [more]
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Michelle’s Article in What Mortgage &#...

Jun 29, 2016
With the growing prospects of rising house prices, historically low interest rates, increasing longevity and delayed retirement, more and more people are considering borrowing for longer. Last year, s [more]
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EU Ref Comment from Michelle Niziol

Jun 13, 2016
“In an ever connected and interrelated world some powers  – such as those to do with climate change, international trade, organised crime, cultural terrorism and financial governance ̵ [more]
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A MASSIVE thank you to all IMS clients!

May 25, 2016
A MASSIVE thank you to all IMS clients! 124 client testimonials have been posted on our website! THANK YOU! Testimonials
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Featured in MagaScene – Michelle talks about...

May 10, 2016
Property finance expert, Michelle Niziol is the founder and director of IMS Independent Mortgage Solutions in Bicester. Michelle talks about exciting times ahead for Bicester, and the demand she has s [more]
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New 1% Cash Back Buy To Let Mortgage Now Ava...

Apr 25, 2016
IMS Independent Mortgage Solutions now have access to a 1% Cash Back deal for Buy To Let Mortgages. A Buy to Let mortgage brings with it many costs to budget for. With legal fees, management fees plus [more]
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The Bank of England has kept interest rates ...

Apr 25, 2016
The Bank of England has kept interest rates on hold for August, and also held off from any more stimulus measures, as had been expected. Its rate-setting Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has voted to m [more]
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What is mortgage protection insurance?

Apr 04, 2016
Mortgages are likely to be the biggest and longest ‘loan’ any individual or couple will take out in their lifetimes. But what happens when incomes dramatically change due to a death, illness or unempl [more]
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UK Interest Rates on hold at 0.5%

Mar 16, 2016
UK interest rates have been held for the 30th month running at 0.5% by the Bank of England’s MPC. Economists had expected rates to remain unchanged due to concerns about the strength of the econ [more]
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Will a change in interest rates affect first...

Feb 25, 2016
Will first time buyers in 2015 be put off making the commitment by impending interest rate rises? Interest rates are widely predicted to rise in the final quarter of 2015 if not in early 2016 and this [more]
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Speculation on base rate cut continues

Feb 18, 2016
There is a small possibility that the Bank of England may cut rates to 0.25% on the back of last week’s weak GDP figures which showed the economy is shrinking faster than feared. The Bank is to announ [more]
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Michelle Niziol comments on house prices and...

Feb 08, 2016
  The article by Gill Oliver, which was featured in The Oxford Mail recently, highlights how the high demand and low supply of properties in Oxfordshire means first time buyers are in a difficult [more]
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Michelle Niziol and That’s Oxford TV

Feb 01, 2016
IMS Independent Mortgage Solutions’ expert in mortgages and finance, Michelle Niziol recently gave an interview to That’s Oxford TV, talking about how we can cope with living in the most expensive cit [more]
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Michelle talks to That’s TV’s Al...

Jan 25, 2016
Alex Wolfe hosted a Talk Oxford housing special with guests Michelle Niziol and Frank Webster. See the video here:
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Michelle talks to That’s TV’s Al...

Jan 25, 2016
The second part to Michelle’s recent That’s TV interview:
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Business Protection Insurance

Jan 25, 2016
Does your business depend on the performance of some key people? Does your business have debt that is supported by one or more people? What happens to control of the business if a shareholder dies or [more]
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Breathing new life into an Oxfordshire farmh...

Jan 21, 2016

Michelle Niziol is a self- employed property management expert and as such is no stranger to finding homes and self-build opportunities for her clients, often before they even reach the open marke [more]

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