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Consultation opens on plans for 61 new homes in Littlemore

Consultation opens on plans for 61 new homes in Littlemore

The council intends to build 51 flats at the disused Northfield Hostel site off Sandy Lane which closed in 2014 and ten houses on the adjacent sports field.
Last chance to have your say on new housing & homelessness strategy

Last chance to have your say on new housing & homelessness strategy

Oxford residents who want to have their say on priorities for a new housing, homelessness and rough sleeping strategy have until 02 August to take part in public consultation.
48 new homes now available at Oxford’s Barton Park development

48 new Redrow homes now available at Oxford’s Barton Park development

The second phase of houses at the The Steeples, on Stevenson Crescent will provide a further 48 much-needed homes for those looking to live in the area.
Cherwell approves 825 new homes at Longford Park with land for football ground as a requirement

825 new homes and football ground at Banbury’s Longford Park

Known as Bankside Phase 2, an agreement to secure land for a new Banbury United football ground must be made before planning permission is granted.
City Council launches consultation on redeveloping Blackbird Leys

City Council launches consultation on redeveloping Blackbird Leys

The plans envisage revitalising the district centre with improvements to public spaces and new shops and community facilities, with both in-person and virtual events scheduled for this month.
Oxford City Council selects third housebuilding partner at Barton Park. Image: Barton Park in Oxford

Oxford City Council selects third housebuilding partner at Barton Park

The appointment means that the city council is on track to deliver the final phase of the 885 homes planned for the site at Barton Park, 40% of which will be let at social rent.
100 new Redrow homes coming soon in Oxford

100 new homes coming soon at Redrow’s The Lawns development in Oxford

A selection of one, two, three, four and five-bedroom homes will soon become available on Kennington Road when Redrow Thames Valley launches phase two of The Lawns development.
New figures put Oxford as the least affordable city in England for first-time buyers

Oxford least affordable city in England for first-time buyers

Based on an average property price of £540,005 and an average annual salary of £31,232, the average monthly mortgage repayment will taking up 49.37% of take-home pay.
Public consultation opens on housing, homelessness & rough sleeping

Public consultation opens on housing, homelessness & rough sleeping

This is the first step in developing a new five-year strategy to provide joined-up solutions to the housing and homelessness challenges facing Oxford.
Council urges better support for private tenants as eviction ban ends

Council urges better support for private tenants as eviction ban ends

The ban is set to lapse on Tuesday 01 June, and the council believes this could have a “catastrophic” effect in Oxford, where nearly half of homes are privately rented.