The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property and Real Estate Investors

The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property and Real Estate Investors

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Mike Stenhouse chats with Martin Skinner, Julian Maurice, Mark Dunsmore, Susannah Cole, Simon Zutshi and many other inspiring property investors


324: Danny Farrow and Hein Lingenfelder prove that teamwork really does make the dream work, with their multimillion-pound property portfolio
Sep 15 • 68 min
Today I’m delighted to welcome Danny Farrow and Hein Lingenfelder, friends for almost a decade, who brought together their varied corporate backgrounds and limited property experience three years ago to create The Momentum Investment Group, and go on…
323: How getting creative with mixed-use properties has helped Kath Gibb to create a £10,000 p/m rental income in only 2 years
Sep 7 • 90 min
Today I’m delighted to be joined by Kath Gibb, an investor who has put her and her husbands previous business experience towards a focus on commercial to residential conversions that have enabled them to create a monthly rental income in excess of…
322: Commercial conversions are gaining momentum for Maria Thomson and her Scottish property portfolio
Sep 2 • 68 min
Maria Thomson, founder of London Edinburgh Holdings and a passionate property investor focussed on commercial to residential conversions across Scotland. During the interview we look at her varied career, what drove her away from her successful…
321: How Jerry Alexander generates over £1million p/a through his unique commercial property strategy
Aug 24 • 60 min
Today I’m delighted to be joined by Jerry Alexander, a fellow Scot investing in commercial property but in a much more active way than the usual approach, enabling it to compete with more creative residential strategies from a profitability…
320: Inside our ‘12 week year’ planning and goal setting process
Aug 18 • 49 min
Today we are going into detail on our quarterly goal setting process looking at why 12 week sprints are the most effective time period to focus on, what some of our focus areas were from the last 3 months and how successful or not we were in hitting…
319: Introducing Remi Coghiel – the rebel wolf of property
Aug 10 • 60 min
Today I’m delighted to be joined by Remi Coghiel, an investor who started by learning a trade and working his way up the property ladder. But despite sharing some highlights of his career so far, this episode feels like a little bit more than that:…
318: How Natalie Gascoyne turned an inheritance into a thriving property business, named in her mother’s honour
Jul 27 • 55 min
Today I’m delighted to be joined by Natalie Gascoyne, sharing her amazing story in the property world, with a particular focus on her recent project creating assisted living homes for registered providers in the North West: a strategy that allows…
317: Mike Clay returns to talk about the power of vision, strategy, goals and execution
Jul 20 • 73 min
I’m delighted to welcome back Mike Clay to the show. It was when he was last on the show, just a few short weeks ago, and we discussed his fairly recent transition from the corporate world into full-time property investor. Today, we’re…
316: Our back to the boat podcast
Jul 14 • 33 min
Today it’s time for an overdue monthly update. We missed May, so this is a combination of May and June – everything we’ve been up to over the past couple of months. You might not think there’s a huge amount for us to cover, but actually as we…
315: How Rent to Rent allowed Kim Opszala to build a high cash flow property business with the flexibility and freedom she needed
Jul 6 • 52 min
Today I’m delighted to welcome Kim Opszala to the show, a solicitor with years of experience dealing with mergers and acquisitions who realised that success in the corporate world actually isn’t the be all and end all when the cost of that success…
314: How Charlene Turkington became an accidental property flipping pro – and you can too.
Jun 28 • 62 min
Today I’m delighted to welcome Charlene Turkington to the show, who claims to be our first guest from Northern Ireland – and with my terrible memory, I’m certainly in no position to dispute her claim! She started investing at a young age in Belfast,…
313: How Mike Clay escaped the rat race and found the perfect work-life balance through student HMO property investment
Jun 22 • 50 min
Today I’m delighted to be joined by Mike Clay, a property investor living and investing in Norwich, who realised after reading Rich Dad, Poor Dad on a beach three years ago, that there was a better way to the twenty years he’d spent climbing…
312: Using your SSAS pension to create property wealth with Kevin Whelan
Jun 16 • 45 min
Today I’m delighted to welcome Kevin Whelan to the show, a pensions expert who knows more than most about how to leverage existing assets to create additional wealth. And today, we are looking in detail at using your own pension to further build your…
311: Creating the life you’ve always wanted through property investing, with Emma Stubbings
Jun 1 • 57 min
Today I’m delighted to be joined by Emma Stubbings, sharing her story of exiting a successful corporate career to focus full time on property investing. During our chat we get to find out how she created a phased runway to leaving her day job,…
310: The BEST example of Rent to Rent success I’ve ever seen, with Katrina Jones
May 25 • 49 min
Today I’m delighted to welcome Katrina Jones back to the show. It’s been 4 years since she was first on the podcast and a lot has changed for her in that time. She still controls a sizeable rent to rent portfolio but takes a more hands-off approach…
309: The highs and lows of property investing during the Covid-19 pandemic
May 7 • 29 min
Hey guys, in this episode we’re looking at what’s been going on in our business throughout April and how the current pandemic has affected our plans. Specifically we’re digging into: Progress on moving our pensions into a SSAS (small self…
308: Why property trading became the obvious strategy for Saif Derzi
Apr 27 • 55 min
Today I’m delighted to be joined by Saif Derzi, an investor who walked away from his successful career in the pharmaceutical industry to start growing his property portfolio. After changing direction from HMOs to property trading, he has built…
307: Creating a successful daily schedule for property investors & entrepreneurs
Apr 23 • 23 min
Today we’ve got a bonus episode for you taken from a recent video we released looking in detail at our typical daily and weekly schedule that we stick to for maximum effectiveness in our business, we explore the tools we use to communicate with and…
306: The Property Apprentice (Craig Sullivan) shares his Student HMO success story
Apr 20 • 59 min
Today I am genuinely really excited to be joined by Craig Sullivan. If you’ve come across his alter ego, the property apprentice on social media, you’ll know what a ball of energy he is and this episode will not disappoint. After buying his…
305: Talking to Marc Turnier about his transition from architect to investor
Apr 13 • 41 min
Today I’m delighted to be joined by Marc Turnier, an architect turned investor who’s sharing with us how his experience working on £100million plus landmark buildings led him to start his own portfolio flipping houses and buying small blocks of flats…
304: Property completions, raising finance, and empty rooms during Covid-19
Apr 7 • 18 min
Today it’s time for our March Monthly update, and what a crazy month it was! During this episode we share some highs and lows from one of the most challenging months we’ve faced as property investors and small business owners - from completing…
303: Roland Symonds is bucking the trend with his growing London HMO portfolio
Mar 30 • 55 min
Roland Symonds is a full time HMO investor living and investing in South London. During the interview we get to explore how Roland has created 32 HMO rooms in a little over a year, his views on the three biggest objections we get about investing…
Bonus: Get Your Business Ready For Growth - 7 tasks to focus on whilst social distancing
Mar 29 • 19 min
In this bonus episode we take a look at 7 different tasks you can focus on during isolation/social distancing that will prepare your business for growth once life begins to return to normal. For most of us our priority is going to be looking after…
302: Anthony Hunter is keeping it simple with single lets, and achieving phenomenal results
Mar 23 • 51 min
Today I’m delighted to be joined by Anthony Hunter, a north east based investor who is rapidly scaling his portfolio by sticking to the basics and becoming a real expert in high-demand single lets. Along with his brother, he’s grown a great…
301: 5 Tips to Scale Your Property Business - Our takeaways from Social Media Marketing World
Mar 16 • 30 min
Today Victoria and I are getting together behind the mic for an overview of our biggest takeaways from Social Media Marketing World 2020. This is a conference we attended in California 2 weeks ago and got so much value from for our business, but…
300: Let’s talk about Steve…
Feb 11 • 56 min
Catch up with our latest update where we run through the final numbers for our Hall Street project, the ongoing delays with our new build, and the details of our latest deal - a commercial conversion which we’ll be transforming into 4…
299: Creating 5 HMOs in 2 Years (whilst flipping misconceptions on their head)!
Jan 28 • 51 min
Today we’ve got our second HMO month interview, and today we’re joined by Clair Mcardle, a North West based investor and owner of Blue Sky Spaces. As with Ben & Jules, our guests last week, Clair has achieved a huge amount in just a couple of…
298: 18 months to create a £3k income with Ben & Julia Nice
Jan 20 • 47 min
Today we’ve got our first HMO month interview with the husband and wife team, Ben & Julia, from fortunice property. I’m delighted to have them on the show because they’re an amazing example of the impact property can have on your life in a…
297: Are HMOs still a good investment in 2020?
Jan 6 • 33 min
We’re starting off the year by devoting the podcast to HMOs for the month of January - kind of like shark week on the discovery channel but much more exciting, we’ll be spending the next couple of episodes looking at the HMO strategy in the current…
296: How we used goal setting to map out our dream life and sharing the exact process with you.
Dec 30, 2019 • 24 min
In this episode I thought it’d be fun to share some - ‘fairly personal’ details about our new goals and property plans for the next couple of years. I’m going to break down the process Victoria and I have been through recently to create a new…
295: Building a £1 million pound SA business in 18 months with James Mitchell
Dec 16, 2019 • 51 min
James Mitchell, a young family man with an entrepreneurial background. He decided he wanted to spend more time with his kids, picked serviced accommodation as his focus area with no real experience, and 18 months later has created a million pound…
294: Investing alongside your corporate career with Ben Keenan
Dec 9, 2019 • 51 min
Ben Keenan, an australian born, UK based solicitor who is jumping into the deep end of new build developments whilst still working full time as general council for an international construction company. He’s relatively early in his own property career…
293: Our November Update- Time to head back to the UK!
Dec 4, 2019 • 21 min
A quick catch up with Mike on everything that is happening in the world of IPI before we pack up the boat and head back to the freezing cold UK for Christmas! A look at our current projects, and a couple of chances to come hang out with…
292: Digital Nomad Peter Armistead has bought and sold over 500 apartments from 4,500 miles away.
Nov 25, 2019 • 61 min
Today I’m delighted to be joined by fellow property nomad Peter Armistead. A property investor running his business in Manchester whilst living in the skiers heaven of Whistler, British Columbia. In his extensive career he’s developed over 500…
291: Are shipping containers the future of construction? Jane Scroggs shares her experiences.
Nov 18, 2019 • 62 min
The real focus of today’s episode is on Jane’s podville developments - serviced offices created from shipping containers. With one development up and running in Bristol, another in progress in Milton Keynes, and more in the pipeline, we look at the…
290: Creating Authority to grow your property business with Rob Stewart
Nov 11, 2019 • 45 min
Today we are joined by Rob Stewart, successful property developer and a leading authority on, well… authority. That’s what we’re focussing on in today’s podcast - how you can accelerate your expert status, attract clients with ease, and charge what…
289: Property Investing with Passion - Ruth Hobbs on her journey to a 6 million pound portfolio.
Nov 4, 2019 • 65 min
Wow, what an interview. Today I am joined by Ruth Hobbs, one half of Derby based property company “Urban Sisters” and easily one of the most passionate people I’ve come across in this industry. We laughed, we cried and she did not hold back. As the…
288: Our most honest monthly update yet
Oct 29, 2019 • 22 min
We’ve been a bit quiet recently and its time we explained why. Boat issues, planning issues, finance issues….sometimes it just all gets a bit too much. Thankfully we can see light at the end of the tunnel, so its time to share what’s been going…
287: The three stages of a successful property career with Susannah Cole
Oct 1, 2019 • 68 min
Today I am delighted to welcome back Susannah Cole for her THIRD appearance on the podcast, and I think easily my favourite yet. We talk about her three stage process for success property investment, why deal packaging can be a great entry route into…
286: A property business built on diverse income streams with Andy Graham
Sep 23, 2019 • 62 min
Today we are joined by Andy Graham, director of the Smart Property Group. You may remember him from one of our very first episodes way back in 2015, and now he is back to talk about his growth over the years, managing a portfolio of over 100 HMOs, the…
285: 5 pieces of property investment advice you need to hear
Sep 16, 2019 • 28 min
Todays podcast is a little different to normal, and we welcome four property investors, all at different stages of their careers, but all with invaluable advice to share. It comes off the back of our most recent Instagram challenge #7daysofproperty,…
284: Our personal property update looking at current and future projects
Sep 2, 2019 • 37 min
Today, Victoria and I take a look at the progress that’s been made over the past 2 months with our own portfolio. It’s been a real adjustment period for us as we get used to life on the boat but things are still moving on well: Our first SA is up and…
283: Ian & Lynsey McBain share their tips on growing a successful portfolio and working with family
Aug 26, 2019 • 53 min
Today we’re speaking to Ian and Lynsey, the brother and sister team behind family business Estuary Living. After relocating from Scotland to Essex, they joined forces with their father and began a successful property career focussing on high end…
282: Building out a £100,000,000 pipeline of Co-Living & PBSA projects with Anthony Laville
Aug 19, 2019 • 48 min
In this episode we talk some big numbers with Anthony Laville, founder of Volume Property. We look at his favourite rent to rent deal, a 39 bedroom purpose built student accommodation block, which really got him started with his property…
281: The first 3 months running our first serviced apartments
Aug 12, 2019 • 33 min
This episode looks in detail at the first three months running our first two serviced accommodation units - a 2 bedroom apartment and a 1 bedroom apartment in a mixed use block we recently developed. We look at the occupancy and performance…
280: How a simple cycle of flips and HMOs allowed Gemma and her partner Doug to leave the corporate world
Jul 29, 2019 • 37 min
Gemma Beeston is the face behind the popular instagram account @athomewithgem, but also a successful property investor. From a young age she watched her parents renovate, flip and build family homes to move up the property ladder, and by replicating…
279: One project, 2 years, 30 minutes - our last deal in detail
Jul 23, 2019 • 27 min
This podcast is a little different to our usual format, as we spend the whole episode looking in real detail at a single project. It’s a real life case study of the conversion of two adjoining office buildings into a residential property, to let you…
278: Why no strategy is the best strategy with Kristina Castellina
Jul 15, 2019 • 54 min
Kristina Castellina has been investing in property for 6 years and has built a diverse portfolio by becoming an expert in one specific area, rather than trying to focus on a specific investment strategy. This makes a lot of sense to me, as…
277: An insight into the world of planning permission with Jon McDermott
Jun 27, 2019 • 53 min
Jon McDermott is a Chartered Town Planner and Educator in planning and development. With some 17 years experience in the public and private sector, and presently managing up to 30 planning cases for his company Town Planning Expert, I could think…
276: Planning approvals, AirBnB, and life on the water
Jun 20, 2019 • 34 min
Hey, it’s been 6 weeks since our last episode so please forgive the break in service, but it’s been a hectic time for us (mainly in good ways) as you’ll hear from our update during this episode. We discuss the outcome of our latest planning…
275: Distressed assets, creative finance & more JVs - Alex Harrington-Griffin’s 2019 property insights
Apr 30, 2019 • 52 min
Alex Harrington-Griffin is back with his 2019 property insights, straight from the Developers Boardroom. What are 2019’s top property trends? Distressed assets, a trickle down slowdown & a whole lot more.
273: Jason Glassick on returning to the UK to focus full time on growing his property portfolio
Apr 23, 2019 • 63 min
Jason Glassick was previously a creative director in the branding and design industry and is now a fulltime time property investor. He recently sold a successful branding agency in Singapore that he started with his wife in 2011. He has bought, sold,…
272: A passion for proptech and customer service with Dan Jackson from UrbanShared
Apr 8, 2019 • 47 min
Dan Jackson created UrbanShared in late 2016 and acquired their first property in March 2017. They now run a portfolio of 61 beautiful units across 15 houses in South West London England. UrbanShared’s mission is simple - to focus on delivering…
271: Out with the old and in with the new - Several projects nearing completion, and the next wave getting ready to start.
Apr 4, 2019 • 35 min
Our March monthly update running through the status of our current barbershop conversion project as we get ready to launch our first SA, where we’re at with the latest two HMO projects, and what we’ll be working on next in the pipeline. …
270: Why crowdfunding should be a strong contender for funding your next deal (with Michael Bristow, CEO of CrowdProperty)
Apr 1, 2019 • 58 min
Michael Bristow is the CEO of CrowdProperty and joins us today to look in depth at the crowd funding process for property projects, and why this source of finance should be top of your list for your next deal rather than just a backup plan. …
269: The inner workings of the property finance markets with Michael Primrose
Mar 27, 2019 • 55 min
Today’s discussion is with Michael Primrose, the Property Finance Guy, looking at the ins and outs of property finance for investors. We discuss good brokers, good lenders, and how to make yourself a good borrower, as well as some strategy specific…
268: Getting 2 HMOs for the price of 1
Mar 22, 2019 • 11 min
Today’s episode is short and sweet, looking at an example of how we took a lesson from an earlier podcast episode and applied it to our own investing with great success. ************** If you’re interested in our 8 week HMO Challenge, you can…
267: From 0-100 - Scaling an SA business with Dale Smith
Mar 18, 2019 • 64 min
When it comes to scaling a property portfolio into a successful business, your approach needs to change - your mindset, team and systems will adapt and grow, and managing them is critical to your success. In this episode we’re joined by Dale Smith who…
266: Six tips to make you a more productive property investor
Mar 14, 2019 • 22 min
If you want a better work-life balance, why not try actually getting more done in the time you choose to dedicate to work? These six productivity tips will help you to get more done in less time.
265: Tom Charrier of FAT Properties on packing in his day job to pursue property full-time
Mar 4, 2019 • 56 min
Tom Charrier, one half of Lancaster student HMO specialists FAT Properties, explains why he is packing in his day job to focus on property full-time. ********* Find out more about our Open Days & Education - Subscribe to our YouTube…
264: Two property purchases, one offer accepted, and 500 tons of soil removed
Feb 27, 2019 • 26 min
It’s the end of February which means it’s time for another monthly update from Mike and Victoria, sharing the details of what they’ve been working on over the past month, including completing on two purchases, getting an offer accepted on a new…
263: Ross Harper reinvented himself after the last recession, creating a family of related property companies
Feb 25, 2019 • 57 min
Ross Harper is a Glasgow based property investor who’s been working in the industry for 20 years after graduating as a surveyor. His career has exposed him to virtually every area of the property investment process, and during this interview we get to…
262: Joint Venture Q&A with Tom Thorns and Murat Haykir
Feb 21, 2019 • 71 min
This is a recording of a live webinar we hosted for the IPI Community - a new membership option for property investors giving you access to discussion forums, live calls and online training. During the call we had a Q&A on all things related to…
261: Mark Stokes’ new book explains how SSAS pensions can help you grow your portfolio
Feb 18, 2019 • 76 min
Mark Stokes’ new book explains how to use SSAS pensions to grow your property portfolio. He also speaks about bringing a big business approach to property. ********* Find out more about our Open Days & Education - Subscribe to our YouTube…
260: 5 Property Tasks to Outsource to a Virtual Assistant
Feb 16, 2019 • 34 min
Today we’re looking at 5 of the easiest/most common activities in a property business to outsource to a virtual assistant. The value of this is hopefully obvious, but will result in more time and energy for you to commit to higher value activities in…
259: 7 guests answer 1 question - how would you get started with property investing in today’s market?
Feb 11, 2019 • 55 min
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO US!!!!!!!!!!!! I’m delighted to be celebrating the podcast’s 4th birthday with you today. To celebrate, we invited some of our top guests back to the show to answer one very important question - if you were starting out in…
258: 5 years to £5,000 - a roadmap to escaping the 9-5 with property investing
Feb 7, 2019 • 44 min
In this episode I talk about what I’d do if I was starting out again in property, with a focus on generating enough of an income in the next 5 years to leave behind a day job. The approach I suggest is pretty similar to what we did years ago when we…
257: Buy, Refurbish, Refinance allowed Adam Lawrence to build a portfolio of 160 units in 8 years
Feb 4, 2019 • 58 min
Despite boasting a portfolio that has hit 160 units this year, Adam Lawrence says that it wasn’t until 2011 that he ‘started taking property seriously.’ We asked how he grew it it so fast. …
256: Moving from a £500k house into an 8 bedroom HMO - our plans for February
Jan 31, 2019 • 30 min
Time for our January monthly update, with Victoria and I discussing interior trends in HMOs (and how far is too far); our current project statuses; and what we’re hoping to achieve in February. ********* Find out more about our…
255: Separating the facts from fiction with limited companies for property investors
Jan 28, 2019 • 48 min
Ever find yourself scratching your head with all of the conflicting information out there about buying property in your own personal name or through a limited company? Today, with the help of property tax specialist Simon Misiewicz, we separate the…
254: HMO Planning vs HMO Licensing - let’s clear this up once and for all
Jan 24, 2019 • 14 min
There isn’t a week that goes by without someone getting mixed up in a discussion between planning and licensing with HMOs. I get it, I was the same when I was starting out. But there’s no need for this confusion to continue. They’re totally different,…
253: More developers will go bust in the 2019 than in any other year since 2008 says Paul Higgs
Jan 21, 2019 • 51 min
Seasoned investor Paul Higgs predicts more developers will go bust in 2019 in any year since the 2008 recession. But why? ******************************************************** Our IPI Community - Our Open Days & Education - Our YouTube…
252: Tenant Fee Ban Confirmed - What does it all mean?
Jan 17, 2019 • 27 min
Today I’m looking at the tenant fee ban in detail - when it’s coming in, what it means for both landlords and agents, and what we can do to minimise any lost revenue as a result of it. ********* Our Open Days & Education - Our YouTube…
251: Nick Smith started out by renovating small family homes. Now he has a co-living empire.
Jan 14, 2019 • 55 min
Nick Smith explains why creating co-living spaces in Yorkshire is a winning strategy for him and reveals why he left a comfortable job to take on a failing company. ********* IPI Community - Our Open Days & Education - Our YouTube Channel…
250: How to get started in property investing, whatever your time, money or knowledge
Jan 10, 2019 • 36 min
Three ingredients are essential for successful property investing: time, money and knowledge. Here’s a breakdown of how to get started on your next deal, however much of each of these you have right now. …
249: Ex-military man Chris Browne on why single-lets are a safe strategy for property success
Jan 8, 2019 • 59 min
Single-lets may be considered a less sexy option by some, but ex-military man Chris Browne shows how they can be a safe option for long-term stability. ******************************************************** IPI Community - Our Open Days…
248: Why property success comes to those who are zigging while everyone else is zagging
Jan 4, 2019 • 15 min
For property success in 2019, stop asking about market saturation and start drawing more bell curves in order to find your niche. IPI Community: Our Open Days & Education - Our YouTube Channel - Our Instagram -
247: Christmas update ft. our projects, two lessons from 2018, why we love Instagram (and sailing!)
Dec 20, 2018 • 58 min
In our last podcast of 2018, we take a look back at the progress of our projects over the last year, explain why we’re in love with Instagram and share the two lesson we’ll be taking from 2018. ********* Our Open Days & Education - Our YouTube…
246: Daniel Gibson spent his student loan on his first house, now he’s completing million pound developments in the North East
Dec 10, 2018 • 54 min
Meet Daniel Gibson, the North East based property investor who spent his student loan on buying his first home. Now, he’s completing multi-million pound development deals.
245: From investing in Germany to rent-to-rent HMOs in the UK with Steve Jackson
Dec 3, 2018 • 61 min
Steve Jackson joins us on our property podcast to talk about moving from investing in Germany to the UK, and making a rent-to-rent HMO strategy work for him. ********* Our Open Days & Education - Our YouTube Channel - Our Instagram -
244: Jo Fox is leading Leeds’s property investment scene with a targeted single-lets strategy
Nov 26, 2018 • 54 min
Jo Fox is a Leeds based property investor sepcialising in single-lets and property sourcing. She speaks about the importance of exit strategies, building networks and living with Spina bifida.
243: FAT Properties create design-led students HMOs in Lancaster
Nov 19, 2018 • 58 min
Many people are afraid student HMOs are too much hassle. Not Tom and Philippa Charrier. They talk to us about fostering community through design-led HMOs in the historic city of Lancaster. ********* Our Open Days - Our YouTube Channel - Our…
242: Health and wellness advocate Paul Averill lives in Australia, but his portfolio is split between 3 countries
Nov 12, 2018 • 60 min
Paul Averill joins us from sunny Australia to discuss how his global view on property investing has allowed him to build a diverse portfolio without being impacted by local fluctuations. ********* Our Open Days & Education - Our…
241: Getting over the fear of getting started with Dan Brown
Oct 30, 2018 • 63 min
Dan Brown spent years working on construction sites as a fabricator/welder, but failed to pay much attention to what everyone else was doing. It wasn’t until his wife came home from work with the idea of property investing that he started to…
240: A new build, a new roof, and 21 new HMO rooms - an update on our current project pipeline.
Oct 24, 2018 • 33 min
Welcome to our October 2018 update, sharing the trials and tribulations of our own projects as we strive to grow a successful property business. Our 2019 Open Day Dates - Our IPI Community -
239: Julie Talbot invests in the North West but splits her time between the UK and Abu Dhabi
Oct 18, 2018 • 51 min
Julie was successfully growing her property portfolio before a change in circumstances moved her and her family overseas. Things stalled for a while, but after reassessing how she worked things started to gather pace again, and now as well as growing…
238: ‘Outsourced sourcing’ and creative space planning with Rob & Sarah from Maygreen Investments
Oct 2, 2018 • 58 min
After spinning their wheels for 12 months and focussing on education, Rob & Sarah from Maygreen finally found their groove and have been unstoppable since, growing an impressive pipeline of projects in the North West (projected to deliver £10k…
237: Discovering the key traits of Your Success with Mo Haykir
Sep 24, 2018 • 43 min
Six months ago, Mo was on the podcast discussing the ins, outs, ups and downs of his growing property business. Today he returns to provide an update on the impressive pipeline of projects he’s working on, as well as to share some insights into his…
236: 9 months of hard work is starting to pay off for Adam Garland in the property world
Sep 17, 2018 • 49 min
Adam Garland leapt into property at the start of 2018, working hard, taking consistent action, and… waiting! It took the best part of 8 months before his first deal was across the line, but now they’re stacking up in quick succession and I’m…
235: What is the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) and do I need to be concerned about it?
Sep 10, 2018 • 18 min
If you’re doing major works to a property, the construction industry scheme (CIS) might apply to you. Under the scheme, contractors must deduct tax from payments they make to subcontractors and send this money directly to the taxman. If you’re…
234: AirSorted CSO Tom Jones joins us to discuss the short stay market and why every investor can use it to maximise profits regardless of your primary strategy.
Sep 3, 2018 • 34 min
In this episode we’re joined by Tom Jones, Chief Sales Officer of AirSorted, a short stay management company. As well as discussing the history of the business and the services they offer, we also look at why this market is becoming so popular, how to…
233: Mike live on the HMO Heroes Facebook Live with Stephanie Taylor
Aug 28, 2018 • 67 min
Last week I was invited on Stephanie Taylor’s HMO Heroes facebook channel to do a live interview. It was great fun chatting to her about our background and experience with HMOs, including our preference for commercial projects and how we’ve been able…
232: A life of travelling and property investing is the perfect balance for John and Bronwen Vearncome
Aug 20, 2018 • 58 min
Today I’m joined by John and Bronwen Vearncombe, husband and wife team who have a growing portfolio of impressive property projects, and still find the time to travel the world volunteering and taking on adventure. Most recently they spent almost 12…
231: 11 rent to rent HMOs in less than 2 years gave Pete Baker the income to leave the corporate world
Aug 13, 2018 • 57 min
Today we’re all in for a treat as we’re joined by Pete Baker, a guy with boundless energy who has grown a portfolio of 11 rent to rent HMOs in less than 2 years, replacing his income in the process and handing in his notice at his day job last week….
230: Why no property experience is often an advantage to fast growth developers, with Andy James and Sunjay Soni of Bauhaus Living
Aug 7, 2018 • 59 min
In todays Interview I sit down with the founders of Bauhaus Living, an East Midlands based development company. Andy and Sunjay come from the advertising industry and entered the world of property development 5 years ago with no experience, but that…
229: An overdue update on our own active projects
Jul 31, 2018 • 47 min
We’re back with our latest warts and all lowdown of what we’ve been up to with our own project recently. We’ve got tons of updates, including getting two properties fully tenanted and taking the first steps with two new commercial conversions….
228: Landing a foot on the property ladder and managing a growing business with Chris Hammond
Jul 23, 2018 • 47 min
Today I’m joined by Chris Hammond, an investor focussing on commercial conversions, flips and adding value to property through planning gain. He’s become a real inspiration to Victoria and I with the quality of projects he’s working on, and we discuss…
227: Escaping the 9-5 with buy to lets and property sourcing with Nic Scudamore
Jul 17, 2018 • 39 min
Today I’m joined by Nic Scudamore, a buy to let investor living in the south but focusing his investing on the north in order to get returns he’s happy with. In only a few short years with only a handful of properties and by helping others…
226: 10 sources of finance for your next property project
Jul 11, 2018 • 35 min
Today I want to talk about some different sources of finance to help you fund your next deal. None of these are big secrets, but sometimes it just takes a little reminder of something to show you how valuable it can be. There are 10 different…
225: Systems & Processes to Scale Your Serviced Accommodation Business
Jul 3, 2018 • 67 min
You’ve heard todays guests, Marc and Rob Hodgkiss on the podcast before back on episode 173, and they’ve featured in a couple of videos on our Youtube channel as well. I’ll post the links to all of these on the shownotes page in case you haven’t come…
224: Exploring the Co-Living philosophy with HiggiHaus founder Luke Spikes
Jun 26, 2018 • 51 min
Last week I sat down with Luke Spikes at his latest Higgihaus project in Swansea to understand more about his property and business plans around the co-living market. He has a fascinating view on the philosophy around co-living, and an exception…
223: The Value of Building a Personal Brand in Property with Nicole Bremner
Jun 15, 2018 • 33 min
In this episode I sit down with Nicole Bremner in her London recording studio to talk about the power and value of personal brand building for everyone in the property world. She was one of our first ever guests back on episode 13 in what was one of…
222: Advertising & Marketing Tips for Your Serviced Accommodation Units
May 25, 2018 • 54 min
Dale Smith is back on the show with us today for the 3rd time, so he needs very little introduction. I’ll make sure the links are shared for his original interview back on episode where he was on the brink of leaving the corporate world, and…
220: The Journey Towards Being A Volume House Builder With Daniel Hillman
May 10, 2018 • 77 min
Today I am thrilled to be joined by Daniel Hillman. He has had a pretty interesting background in property to end up where he is today, starting with 4.5 years at Candy & Candy working on projects like One Hyde Park. He’s an entrepreneur at…
219: Your Next 12 Months - Goal setting for property success
Apr 30, 2018 • 47 min
I’ve recorded this episode running through our goal setting process to help you figure out what your goals should look like for the next 12 months and what investment (and other) strategies are best suited to help you achieve them. Our financial…
218: Unravelling the Myths of HMO Mortgages with Adrian Moloney
Apr 26, 2018 • 24 min
Today I’m delighted to be joined by Adrian Moloney, sales Director of OneSavings bank, however you’ll likely be more familiar with their trading companies Kent Reliance and Interbay commercial. I’ve asked Adrian to come on the show to unravel some of the…
217: Dale Smith returns to the podcast to talk about his growing serviced accommodation business.
Apr 13, 2018 • 44 min
Twelve months ago Dale was on the brink of leaving the corporate world to pursue property full time. We took a visit up to Whitby where he took us through his vast achievements over the past year and talk about making both SA and commercial property work…
216: 20 years of sustainable property business growth with Fiona Talbot
Apr 6, 2018 • 71 min
Today I’m welcoming Fiona Talbot back to the show, 3 years after her first interview. Having been in the property industry for 20 years now, she was already a success when we last spoke, but a big part of her focus since then has been on…
215: How to Boost Your Rental Advert Success with James Davies, CEO of uPad
Mar 29, 2018 • 48 min
Today I’m thrilled to be joined by James Davis, CEO of uPad, the UK’s largest online lettings agency. He should be pretty comfortable here today as he started his career in the world of radio after setting up his own station at university and…
214: Making the switch from sideline to full-time investing with Jade Bailey
Mar 12, 2018 • 56 min
Jade got her first taste of the property game 7 years ago and has been steadily growing her portfolio ever since. In the last year, she’s made the switch to working in property full time and now has 3 HMO projects in progress. Balancing property and…
213: Self Managing vs Using an Agent - a discussion about how best to look after your growing property portfolio
Mar 8, 2018 • 41 min
Last week we were joined in Manchester by Sarah Smith, Chris Brown and Francisco Diaz, 3 investors who have all taken different approaches to managing their growing portfolios. That’s what we focus on in this episode, talking about the pros and cons…
212: Lifestyle design for property investors with Jackie & David Wigram Tomes
Mar 4, 2018 • 59 min
Today we’ve got an interview I’m really excited about as we’re going to focus on one of my favourite things - spending less time working instead of more! About two years ago I had the real pleasure of interviewing Jackie Tomes for the first…
211: Expat investor Lizzie Frazer joins us to discuss her background, the struggles faced by overseas investors, and some of the content she’ll be sharing over the coming months
Feb 23, 2018 • 39 min
Lizzie Frazer is a friend of ours from Dubai who we wanted to introduce to you because she’s going to be sharing some content over the coming months about her successes and struggles as an overseas investor. She’ll be looking at things like…
210: £150k profit on her first flip, Nellie McQuinn started her property journey with a BANG!
Feb 19, 2018 • 61 min
Today we have the amazing Nellie McQuinn on the show. I got to know Nellie after meeting her husband Matthew at a property event in London late last year, and since then I’ve been desperate to get her behind the mic. Originally from…
209: Land Sourcing Success with Ben and Tom Thorns
Jan 28, 2018 • 53 min
Ben & Tom Thorns return to the show to share their final update towards their 2017 goals. They started the year with a big focus on HMOs and rent to rent deals, but as their land sourcing systems started to gain traction they’re now spending the majority…
208: Jonathan Ioannou is a 27 year old investor who has almost hit his goal of 100 HMO rooms 2 years ahead of schedule whilst still working full time
Jan 21, 2018 • 44 min
Today I am joined by Jonathan Ioannou in a coffee shop near his home turf in Nottingham. At 27 years old, he has almost reached his goal of 100 HMO rooms, two years ahead of schedule. In this episode, we delve into how he manages a full-time job while…
207: Murat Haykir, co-founder of Moorview Property, is steadily growing his portfolio of HMOs, Serviced Apartments, and Development Projects
Jan 18, 2018 • 75 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Murat Haykir, or Mo as he’s more commonly known, founder of Moorview Property and the KHP Group. Operating predominantly in Devon, between these two companies Mo is growing his HMO portfolio, Serviced…
206: 2018 State of the Union for UK Property Investors
Jan 8, 2018 • 32 min
Happy New Year! I’m feeling pretty frustrated about some of the stuff I saw happening across the property investment community in 2017, so this is more of a rant on what was going wrong and what we can do to fix it. Let’s get back to helping each…
205: Sarah Smith, a former solicitor, discusses how she made the move into property, and the benefits of being risk averse
Dec 21, 2017 • 35 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Sarah Smith, a landlord, investor and letting agent from Southampton who left her life as a solicitor behind to make property her full time focus. As well as being ranked in the top 2 agencies in Southampton out of…
204: David Granat, winner of this year’s PIN Mastermind, discusses gaining financial freedom, and how he’s built a property portfolio worth £1.7 million in only 12 months
Dec 11, 2017 • 46 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by David Granat, a 26 year old electrical engineer who has just left the corporate world after working in the automotive world for the past 9 years. He was able to make this move after winning the most recent…
203: Louisa Nation discusses her successes in property, and how her commercial to residential developments have grown to an incredible £40 million GDV
Dec 6, 2017 • 36 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Louisa Nation, a commercial property developer, landlord, and mum. Her focus is on buying old, run down offices in great locations and turning them into contemporary, vibrant apartments for modern living. Don’t…
202: Alice Nock, a property investor relatively new to the industry, discusses the first 13 months of investing, and the importance of recycling your money
Nov 13, 2017 • 49 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Alice Nock, a mother of two teenage boys who got into property so she could spend more quality time with them and her husband. She graduated with a degree in law before teaching in primary schools for nearly…
201: Ian Pattison, a property investor Health & Safety Manager in the construction industry, discusses the finer points of CDM compliance, for landlords and others in property
Oct 19, 2017 • 45 min
I was delighted to be joined on the podcast by Ian Pattison. This is a slightly unusual interview, as although Ian is a property investor based in Loughborough, he is also a Health & Safety Manager in the construction industry, typically working…
200: A very special 200th episode with a novice in the interview seat and Howard Bowes updating us on the recent mortgage changes!
Oct 16, 2017 • 63 min
Well we finally made it. Episode 200! I never had any idea when I released episode 1 almost 3 years ago what this podcast would do for me both personally and professionally! I hope you’ve been able to get as much from listening as I have…
199: Michael Kalisperas from View Green Homes discusses the family tragedy that led him to property, gaining financial freedom through investing, and successes in crowdfunding
Oct 9, 2017 • 59 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Michael Kalisperas, a West Midlands based investor who started off as an accidental landlord and was scared off investing for years after ending up with squatters in his previous family home. A tragic event…
197: Stuart Lordan from Lord Panda Property tells us how he’s improving student property in Plymouth, and how he raised £250,000 in one month to fund his vision
Oct 6, 2017 • 59 min
I was delighted to be joined on the podcast by Stuart Lordan, a father of 4 kids all under 8-years-old, and an escapee from the corporate world after 20 years of working for advertising agencies and consultancies. He’s currently aiming to grow…
197: Luke Spikes blew me away when I first saw the interiors in his property renovation projects. Here he shares with me what has led to this phenomenal success.
Oct 3, 2017 • 48 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Luke Spikes. Luke grew up moving house every 6 months or so by his property developer parents , but whilst he continued with a few projects of his own in his adult life, it was always secondary to his other…
196: Alex Harrington-Griffin from Coeur de Lion Property talks marketing, direct-to-vendor land buying, and being an Ambassador for the charity LandAid
Sep 19, 2017 • 67 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Alex Harrington-Griffin, a young investor who followed his father and uncle into the industry. His energy is predominantly centred around land and planning, and in the few years since property became his full time…
195: London-based interior designer and property developer, Karolina Adamczyk, explains how great design can yield better financial returns
Sep 13, 2017 • 47 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Karolina Adamczyk, a London-based Interior Designer, Property Developer and a part-time Banker. She ventured into property three years ago, following a life-long passion for making interiors look and work…
194 Video Blog: Visiting In Hot Property’s first commercial to residential deal in Knaresborough, and talking rent-to-rent units in Vauxhall, London
Sep 1, 2017 • 47 min
This is the audio taken from a recent video we recorded with Mark and Rob Hodgkiss. There’s some great content here that didn’t make the final cut but we didn’t want it going to waste, so forgive the quality of some parts of it, and enjoy this behind…
193: Qualified chartered accountant and owner of Comfort Lettings, Phil Ashford, talks HMOs, the student market, and diversifying your portfolio
Aug 24, 2017 • 52 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Phil Ashford, a chartered accountant who developed an interest in HMOs whilst living in one as a student in Nottingham. He calculated how much his landlord was likely making and decided he needed to get in on…
192: Bernie Wales is the Leasehold Expert, helping investors (and himself) create value through splitting freehold buildings into individual units.
Aug 18, 2017 • 58 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Bernie Wales. Bernie is well known on the UK property circuit as the Leasehold expert and has no doubt helped many of you create value through title splitting freehold properties, but how much do you know about how…
190: Property Development & Rent to Rent Goals with Ben and Tom Thorns
Jul 17, 2017 • 36 min
Property investing brothers Ben & Tom Thorns have made an impressive transition into the property industry from their previous life running a digital marketing agency. In this interview we catch up with them half way through a 12 month period…
189: Marc Willton returns for his 6 month update as part of our 2017 Property Goals series
Jul 10, 2017 • 42 min
Marc is the first of our 2017 Property Goals guests to return for the mid-year review. Back in January Marc was on the brink of leaving the corporate world behind after realising he’d rather be building his own portfolio than continue the day…
188: Kevin Stewart (MSP) shares his thoughts on the housing market and talks about some of the attempts his party have made to encourage new development
Jul 5, 2017 • 18 min
Kevin Stewart is a Member of the Scottish Parliament and the Minister for Local Government & Housing. He was present at the Lend Invest Academy we attended recently (which I found very interesting in itself), and gave a short presentation on…
187: Dan Hulbert’s 7 steps to property refurbishment success
Jun 26, 2017 • 85 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Dan Hulbert. Dan was originally on the show on episode 152 when we learnt about Dan’s approach to helping others enter the world of property investment with his networking organisation, The Property Vault, as well…
186: Tina Walsh literally wrote the book on ethical property sourcing, and her approach is paying off massively for her and husband Tony.
Jun 19, 2017 • 50 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Tina Walsh, a retired police officer and mother of 3 who works full time in her property business alongside her husband Tony. Together they are passionate about growing their own portfolio as well as sourcing…
185: Lee Pemberton has been operating serviced apartments for almost 20 years, and has learnt a thing or two along the way about growing an SA business
Jun 15, 2017 • 56 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Lee Pemberton, an investor who had a hunch the serviced accommodation industry was going to explode 18 years ago, only about 17 years before most of us had even heard about it. Thankfully for him, he acted on that…
184: A Day in the Life with Serial Property Investor Nicole Bremner
Jun 11, 2017 • 64 min
Nicole Bremner is a London based property investor who has built her phenomenal East Eight company with the help of active social media brand building, exploring creative fundraising options for her developments, and partnering up with some great…
183: Good news on mortgage products and a marginally hungover Victoria make this our best update yet!
Jun 5, 2017 • 35 min
Today is the 15th of our monthly updates, which is the first in a couple of months actually, and whilst Victoria will be joining me in the second half to discuss our own property progress, first I want to welcome back to the show a guy who has…
182: Mike Howman joins us to discuss his move into property development, and away from a 150 room HMO portfolio
May 28, 2017 • 63 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Mike Howman. Mike is business partner to Shaun Callacher, one of our very early guests from episode 14 and some of you may even remember that Mike joined us on a webinar a couple of years ago talking about…
181: Fredrik Sandvall has been investing for 20 years, but really stepped up his game around 4 years ago
Apr 30, 2017 • 49 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Fredrik Sandvall. Fredrik has a pretty diverse background, some of which we will no doubt discuss during the show but to give you a sense of who we’re speaking to he has worked in diplomatic relations, been an…
180: Sarah brought herself back from £60,000 of debt by using her sales skills to grow an impressive rent to rent portfolio before helping other source their own deals
Apr 27, 2017 • 65 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Sarah Poynton Ryan. Sarah spent 14 years honing her skills in sales and marketing after she landed her first accidental job in a sales role based on the fact she liked to talk a lot. In that time she built and sold…
179: A Q&A on property sourcing with some of the top UK property sourcing companies
Apr 24, 2017 • 57 min
Property sourcing is a massive part of any property investment strategy, but it’s also one of the biggest challenges so many of us property investors face. The market is heating up pretty quickly, making good property deals harder and harder to find….
178: Frazer Fearnhead ensured he’ll never need to worry about funding a deal again by building his own crowdsourcing platform
Apr 21, 2017 • 60 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Frazer Fearnhead, CEO of the House Crowd, a property crowdfunding platform launched in 2012. Frazer started his professional life as a solicitor in the music industry, before going on to launch several…
177: Dale Smith has just jumped full time into the property world after building an impressive 27 property portfolio in his spare time
Apr 18, 2017 • 46 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Dale Smith. Dale is currently a commercial director for one of the UK’s most successful car dealers, but is on the brink of switching his full time focus to his property portfolio. With 27 properties…
176: Bill Loryman is a true expert when it comes to capital allowances, legitimately saving property investors hundreds of thousands of pounds on their tax bills
Apr 13, 2017 • 38 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Bill Loryman. Bill is the managing director of HMO Tax and the sales director of The Bailey Group. These companies offer a range of commercial and property tax services, but on one of Bill’s specialist…
175: Dan Buchan is one half of We Sell BMV, a property sourcing company that makes him and business partner Jamie York £50,000 per month at only 25 years old
Apr 10, 2017 • 59 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Dan Buchan. Dan is a 25 year old property millionaire, having got into property as an alternative course after university. Together with his business partner Jamie York he has grown a sourcing business…
174: Kevin Edge is an award winning property investor and developer, with over 25 years experience in the construction industry
Mar 30, 2017 • 43 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Kevin Edge. Kevin is the founder and managing director of Civic Construction Ltd, a design and build company with over 25 years experience in the construction industry. As well as helping clients…
173: Mark & Rob Hodgkiss have been building up their SA portfolio over the last 18 months with ambitious commercial conversions and rent to rent deals
Mar 27, 2017 • 57 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Rob and Mark Hodgkiss, brothers who started their company, In Hot Property, just over a year ago. In that time they’ve bought and have almost completed a 2,500sqft commercial conversion project, built a Serviced…
Interest Only vs Repayment Mortgages vs Overpayments
Mar 20, 2017 • 10 min
This bonus episode is the audio taken from a recent video we did for our YouTube channel talking about why you might want to consider switching from interest only to repayment mortgages due to the massive impacts this can have on the length of your…
172: Emilia Newman grew up watching her mother invest in property before making the leap herself and is now a true expert in the Serviced Accommodation industry
Mar 17, 2017 • 43 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Emilia Newman. Emilia is a Digital and Social Media marketing expert who has been in the Serviced Apartment business since 2011. She currently operates 44 units across 4 prime locations in London as well…
171: Jasper Ribbers is a true AirBnB Nomad, living his life and running his businesses from all over the world by leveraging the power of serviced apartments
Mar 14, 2017 • 43 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Jasper Ribbers. Jasper is the author of Get Paid for Your Pad, a best selling book all about maximising profits from Airbnb listings. He hosts a podcast of the same name, as well as keeping his own personal blog at…
170: Women in Property - Celebrating International Women’s Day with some of our favourite property investors
Mar 8, 2017 • 38 min
Today is International Women’s Day, so what better way to celebrate than with advice and inspiration from 5 of the most successful and inspiring UK property investors, covering everything from the difficulties of being a female in a male dominated…
169: Ryan Carruthers describes his life as a series of unfortunate events that have led to a series of very fortunate events.
Mar 3, 2017 • 54 min
Ryan had to leave university to help run the family business and when he was able to step away from that a few years later he had a few income streams on the go including property sourcing. That was when he met current business partner Kim…
168: Spiralling budgets, permitted development applications, and our new team member! It’s all happening in our 14th monthly update.
Mar 1, 2017 • 32 min
Today I have the pleasure of introducing the newest team member to the Inside Property Investing family. Aside from that, I’ve got some tips on reducing business rates on commercial buildings, working with permitted development on retail properties,…
167: Martin Davies turned down his father’s offer to get into property investing almost 25 years ago, but couldn’t say no when his son asked him the same question
Feb 19, 2017 • 55 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Martin Davies, who has been running his property business for the past 5 years. He has a buy to let portfolio in South Wales as well as a couple of ongoing development projects in Scotland. He started…
166: Marc Willton is taking part in our 2017 goals series, sharing the ups and downs of his property journey over the next 12 months.
Feb 3, 2017 • 52 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Marc Willton. I’ll let him fill you in on the details but in a nutshell Marc and I got to know each other in summer last year when he joined our mastermind group for property investors. He’d spent most of his adult…
165: Ben & Tom are taking part in our 2017 goals series, sharing the ups and downs of their property journey over the next 12 months.
Jan 23, 2017 • 39 min
Today I am delighted to be joined by Ben & Tom Thorns, two brothers based in South Manchester who started working together in the world of digital marketing but have spent the past three years growing their Living Smart property business with…
Goals Part 3: Anthony Hubbard returns for his final interview in the goals series. He’s made massive progress towards his 3 year financial freedom goal, and overcome a few bumps along the way!
Jan 21, 2017 • 35 min
12 months on from our first interview with Anthony, he returns to let us know how he got on with his goals in 2016. He started off the year with a firm target of achieving financial freedom within 36 months. To him, this equated to…
162: Richard Thorpe left behind his comfort zone as a professional rugby player to embark upon a full time property career, but the two worlds have come back together as he grows his own portfolio and invests in others’ through his company RDT Invest
Jan 12, 2017 • 49 min
Richard is a retired professional rugby player whose career involved playing for London Irish and London Welsh, as well as representing Canada at a national level. His focus now though is on property investing, which you might have guessed given he’s…
161: Carole Cooney operates her property business from Cambridge to Peterborough, growing her own portfolio and helping investors with serviced accommodation, HMOs and single lets
Jan 9, 2017 • 36 min
Carole moved to the UK from Ireland in 1985 and started a career in the hospitality industry running hotels nightclubs and pubs. Since retiring from that world she’s now spending more of her time on her property portfolio based around her two…
My 2016 Year In Review
Jan 6, 2017 • 15 min
2016 was an amazing year for me as a UK property investor. We took chances, made mistakes, did deals we wouldn’t have dreamed of a few years ago, and set ourselves up for an amazing 2017. Sign up for our property investing toolkit including our…
160: Nick Leatherland is back for his final episode of 2016, running through his major achievements of the year as well as what worked well and where he saw chances to improve into the future
Dec 20, 2016 • 37 min
Nick Leatherland is co-founder of the Pegasus Property Group. Along with his business partner he has scaled his HMO sourcing and management service hugely throughout 2016, and is diversifying into larger conversion projects and even new builds. …
159: Anna Harper and Stefan Canavan brought together their complimentary skills and passion to create a property business that has achieved far more by working together than they ever could have achieved alone
Dec 5, 2016 • 52 min
Anna & Stefan are business partners who’ve been working together on their property business for the last year. They both started their careers in Strategy Consulting roles, Anna with Deloitte and Stefan with Ernst and Young, before separately…
158: Mark Lloyd is a highly regarded member of the UK property community, but how much do you know about his own property journey?
Nov 29, 2016 • 46 min
Mark is a highly successful entrepreneur who has been in business for 30 years, spending the last 23 of them with long term friend and business partner Jackie Reeves. He has started 4 businesses with her, 2 of which were later sold on the open…
157: Kevin Wright is a ninja when it comes to helping you buy properties, giving you all the power of a cash buyer, without needing all that cash!
Nov 25, 2016 • 63 min
Kevin bought his first refurb back in 1983, so has been in this game for a long time, but his real passion and expertise lies in providing financial advice, particularly around how property investors can use property finance to invest in more deals…
155: Richard Little comes back to the show to discuss the important elements of successful deal appraisal
Nov 17, 2016 • 78 min
Many of you will remember Richard from episode 29 when he joined us with his son Brynley to talk about their property journey. Richard has been investing in property for around 40 years now, and when I posted a question on facebook recently…
154: John Cooke & Paul Burgess discuss how to grow a massive property income in only 12 months!
Nov 13, 2016 • 51 min
John & Paul are close friends who made the decision to begin investing in property only 18 months ago through their business Cooke Burgess Property. Since then they’ve gone on the build a sizeable portfolio generating over £12,000 profit per…
153: Jesse Fossey Taylor is a serial entrepreneur who moved into the property world after creating a chain of sandwich bars, and has since purchased well over 500 properties
Nov 11, 2016 • 40 min
Jesse is a Nottingham based property investor who’s been investing across Nottingham & Derby for the last 6 years. Prior to that his investment focus area was Northampton and over the course of his career he’s invested in over 190 properties in…
152: Dan Hulbert has a passion for helping other people build wealth through property investments and property networking
Nov 3, 2016 • 73 min
Dan is the co-founder of Hulbert Smith Ltd, a property investment company with the mission to help other people build wealth through smart property investing. And whilst this approach allows him to help the people that he works with directly, he’s…
151: Kyle Witham left life as a car salesman behind him to follow family members into the property world, and it seems like it was the best decision he ever made!
Oct 31, 2016 • 42 min
Kyle Witham is only 25 years old and has only been investing in property full time for the last 2 years, but he’s been involved in over 60 HMO conversions, he’s currently running 10 refurbishment projects in South Yorkshire, he’s a graduate from the…
150: Joe Fairless is an American based property investor and podcast host whose main focus is on buying multi-family apartment communities with joint venture partners
Oct 27, 2016 • 38 min
Joe is the host of the world’s longest running daily property investing podcast, and with all the modesty we’d expect of our American cousins what better a name for his show than the Best Real Estate Investing Advice Ever Podcast! His career has gone…
149: Stuart Scott made the transition from the creative design world into property investing, but created a competitive advantage for himself by bringing many of his old skills with him
Oct 25, 2016 • 59 min
Stuart describes himself as a product design entrepreneur who performed a life pivot to become a full time property disruptor. I’m sure he’ll fill us in on what this means on a practical level, but to give you a bit of perspective, Stuart has built…
148: Andy Abraham was an active property investor in the USA until a few years before the recession struck. Now he’s back, investing in HMOs in UK as well as growing his single let portfolio.
Oct 20, 2016 • 51 min
Andy has been involved in the property world for almost 20 years now, first in the US through both the bridging company he owned and the development projects he ran including new build houses, apartment blocks, commercial units and affordable housing….
145: How to seriously reduce your VAT bill on your next property deal, and my monthly property update
Oct 3, 2016 • 41 min
Welcome to our monthly update where I’m going to wrap up everything that’s been going on with my own property journey throughout September. As always it’s been a busy month for us at Inside Property Investing HQ. There are properties we’re buying,…
144: Diane Greenwood started her investment journey by getting the right education, and only a few short years later she’s got an enviable portfolio that will allow her to retire to Europe and live off the income
Sep 29, 2016 • 36 min
Diane is a property investor with a portfolio of single lets and HMOs, as well as being co-owner of a specialist HMO property management company. She’s also the owner of Freshly Maid, one of the biggest non-franchised domestic cleaning companies in…
143: Paul Taylor fits his property investing around his full time job and running a gym, but was still able to be one of the top performers in his Mastermind group
Sep 26, 2016 • 35 min
Paul is a commodity broker, who also runs a gym and is somehow able to find the time to be a property investor in his spare time as well. It was the birth of his son 4 years ago that gave him the focus to build a passive income which would allow him…
142: Reece Richiardi is a ball of energy and positivity, and with that mindset I’ve no doubt he’ll achieve his goal of becoming one of the world’s biggest property developers
Sep 19, 2016 • 41 min
I’m normally pretty impressed by the bios my guests send before the show, but with Reece I was absolutely blown away. He’s 23 years old and has been investing in property for the grand total of 2 year. With no money of his own, he’s grown a…
141: Tracey Stewart has built two great property businesses on the back of a rent-to-rent strategy which has given her freedom from the stresses of corporate life
Sep 15, 2016 • 40 min
Tracey is a property investor, manager, landlord and mentor who has been building her portfolio since 2007. She started investing in single lets whilst working full time as a project manager, a job that took her all over Europe and the long hours and…
140: Iain English is an HMO landlord, investor, and letting agent under his Rooms brand
Sep 12, 2016 • 47 min
Up until 2012, Iain was working in the corporate world running a marketing business, but then he made the decision to change the direction his life was going in. With no capital and significant debts he started Rooms, his letting agency and property…
139: Jason Hartman is a real rags to riches story who turned his fortunes around with the help of property investing
Sep 8, 2016 • 43 min
Jason started as a property broker at 19 years old, and is now a self-made multi-millionaire property investor. He has been involved in thousands of property transactions, has had hundreds of tenants, and has owned property in 11 states in the US. Not…
138: A month of highs and lows - welcome to our August 2016 property update
Sep 5, 2016 • 47 min
Hey Property Insiders, Mike Stenhouse here with another monthly update to wrap up everything that’s been going on with my own investing over the past few weeks. In fact I’ve got a lot to cover today as this time last month I was enjoying my wedding…
137: Justin Williams is a California based property investor who has flipped over 500 houses and relies on systems to scale his business
Sep 1, 2016 • 50 min
If you’ve been listening to the podcast for a while, you’ll probably know that a lot of my inspiration for the format came from John Lee Dumas and Entrepreneur on Fire. What you might not know is that Justin’s podcast, House Flipping HQ was what…
136: Alan Frost is a former sports journalist turned property professional who specialises in flipping property in South London, Surrey and Kent
Aug 25, 2016 • 59 min
Alan is a former sports journalist turned property professional who specialises in flipping property in South London, Surrey and Kent. Through his company, Simplify Property, he delivers high quality renovated and converted home with both his own…
135: Martin Rapley has unmatched experience when it comes to running successful property development projects
Aug 21, 2016 • 51 min
Martin has over 30 years of experience as a manager in the construction industry, and has been investing in his own buy to let portfolio for the last 10 years. His experience extends to working on projects in the V&A Museum, the British Museum,…
134: Mike Frisby returns to talk us through how he added over 100 HMO rooms to his portfolio in the first 6 months of 2016
Jul 24, 2016 • 43 min
I find 3 concurrent HMO developments keep me more than busy, so discovering how Mike was able to grow his portfolio by so many rooms in such a short period was really enlightening
132: David Clouter has developed an extraordinary understanding of the property cycle during his 33 years as a property investor
Jul 13, 2016 • 44 min
David is a phenomenally knowledgeable property investor with a wealth of experience in the industry. I normally spend some time writing the introductions for each guest on the show, but I enjoyed this snippet from his website so much that I thought…
131: Carl Hutchings is a London based investor focusing on luxury renovations and developments in the South East, as well as helping his former professional football colleagues by helping them invest in property.
Jul 10, 2016 • 46 min
Carl avoided being another bankrupt footballer by following the advice of a mentor of his from a young age, investing his short term income in long term wealth creating assets.
130: Goals Part 2: Anthony Hubbard returns to IPI to share his mid-year update on his 2016 goals.
Jul 6, 2016 • 40 min
Anth is the second of our repeat guests taking part in our mini-series on goal setting throughout 2016. We’re following the progress of him, Nick Leatherland, Dane Sampson and Marta & Lloyd Smith over the course of 12 months to see how their…
129: Goals Part 2: Nick Leatherland returns to IPI to share his mid-year update on his 2016 goals.
Jul 3, 2016 • 59 min
Nick’s Focus Areas: his own HMO portfolio, his letting agency, and project management for clients
128: Past, present and future deals, profit breakdowns, figuring out your goals, becoming more effective, and taking your investing to the next level!
Jun 29, 2016 • 50 min
It’s time for another monthly update on my own property journey, and this one is packed full of insights into the profitability of my HMOs, what I’m working on now and have got in the pipeline and a whole host of content on becoming more successful as…
127: Peter Goldthorpe took the £200 in his wallet and committed to starting a letting agency based on integrity. He now invests, sources, renovates and manages the largest HMO and Serviced Apartment portfolio in Hull.
Jun 27, 2016 • 53 min
In only 3 years Peter has taken responsibility for over 2,500 units in his local area. He only operates at the top end of the market, believing the competition is much less at this level.
126: Mark Stokes is a 25 year veteran of the corporate world, running some major international businesses. Now he’s turning his ‘big business’ approach to the property world.
Jun 22, 2016 • 62 min
100 HMOs, 200 serviced accommodation units, all by the end of 2017? If anyone can do it, Mark can!
125: Jeroen Hoppe is a London property expert with 15 years of experience but has only just left his job to invest full time
Jun 20, 2016 • 48 min
An award winning estate agent, a hugely popular property market blogger, and now a full time property investor - Jeroen is showing all the signs of success
124: Engelo Rumora is an American based Australian property investor who’s buying up every single family home he can find, helping Brits get into the US market, and has been involved in over 350 deals
Jun 12, 2016 • 47 min
Engelo is a well known Australian property investors living and working in America, who also goes by the name the real estate dingo. He grew up in Sydney with a passion for football and finally made it to professional level playing for a team in Hong…
Bonus: Are you looking for some serious inspiration? Katrina Jones returns for a quick chat about her latest non-profit project - Project Inspire
Jun 10, 2016 • 12 min
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123: Jeff Hancock is using his IT skills to sytemise his property investing meaning he only needs to work on it 1.5 hours per day - great news given he still loves his day job as well.
Jun 9, 2016 • 54 min
Jeff started out his UK property journey by investing in others peoples deals and learning the ropes from them. He continues to do that as well as now investing in his own deals and helping other people achieve their own success
122: Lizzie Ridgway - 9 months as a Rent to Rent investor, 9 deals done and many more on the horizon!
Jun 5, 2016 • 49 min
Lizzie switched from life as a teacher to life as a property investor, with the hope that financial freedom will allow her to focus on improving the education sector
121: Marc Trup is a serial entrepreneur, successful London based property investor, and co-founder of Arthur Online
Jun 2, 2016 • 47 min
Marc started investing in property after selling his mobile dentistry business to BUPA, but couldn’t help but build a solution to his property management headaches as well
120: The Death of HMOs - May 2016 Monthly Update
May 31, 2016 • 18 min
Are HMOs still a good investment? How can you keep your HMOs at full occupancy? Should you be worried about the rise in popularity of HMO investments?
119: Alex Roley is an ambitious young investor who has overcome some serious challenges and hasn’t let them stop him creating an amazing property business.
May 24, 2016 • 39 min
Overcoming two cardiac arrests at 8 years old didn’t discourage Alex. In fact they gave him the kick start he needed for his property journey.
117: Mark Morris is a long time property investor with experience of multiple strategies on both sides of the Atlantic
May 15, 2016 • 59 min
Mark has been building his buy to let portfolio in Salford and Manchester since 1999, alongside his freelance IT career. Starting with flats for professional tenants, he evolved into ex-council properties for LHA tenants, and then long term single…
116: Mark Dunsmore has always had a passion for property, but it was only when he got real experience in the corporate world that he decided to take the knowledge and grow his own portfolio
May 12, 2016 • 80 min
Running 11 offices for a corporate estate agency gave Mark the skills and knowledge he needed to pursue his own dreams of growing a property portfolio, and he’s now sharing that knowledge with others
115: Mark Shanta was a professional poker player who knew he needed to build a longer term income, so started investing his winnings in property and now has a million pound portfolio across his home city of Glasgow
May 9, 2016 • 64 min
Mark is a 31 year old Glasgow based property investor who began buying up single lets 8 years ago and now has a mixed portfolio of 14 properties of different sizes and construction types spread across his home city, worth around £1.2million. Last…
114: Katrina Jones and her team have grown her Rent to Rent business, Kendall Bailey, to a £500,000 turnover within only 2.5 years of her being fired from her day job
May 4, 2016 • 73 min
This ambitious leader of Kendal Bailey shares everything from overcoming social anxiety to the ethics of rent to rent investments.
113: Alex Seery has generated over £54,000 of annual property income in less than 11 months!
May 2, 2016 • 60 min
A good education and an exceptional work ethic have enabled Alex to generate a significant property income in less than a year
112: Goals Part 3: Anthony Hubbard is our final guest taking part in our three part goal tracking series. Follow his property journey throughout 2016, starting with this introduction to his goals for the year.
Mar 9, 2016 • 55 min
Anthony’s background in the family construction business gave him a solid grounding for his property career. He just needed to get over his own self-doubt in order to get started.
111: Goals Part 2: Dane Sampson is our second guest taking part in our three part goal tracking series. Follow his property journey throughout 2016, starting with this introduction to his goals for the year.
Feb 28, 2016 • 55 min
Dane is one of those people who seems to just have a knack for success, but listen carefully and he has some great advice that we can all learn from!
109: Nick Leatherland is a full time Royal Navy Submariner who, at the age of 27, also happens to have a very successful property portfolio, investment company and letting agency.
Feb 21, 2016 • 59 min
Nick’s focus on systems has allowed him to build a property business around his career, which allows him to manage his portfolio from anywhere in the world
108: Simon Zutshi returns to Inside Property Investing to discuss goal setting, picking the right investment strategy, and crowd funding your next deal
Feb 8, 2016 • 49 min
An in depth discussion on how to pick the right strategy for you based on your resources and goals
107: Fraser Macdonald started building his property portfolio whilst in the corporate world, but since leaving in 2004 has sourced over 400 propeties and is working on some fantastic development projects.
Jan 17, 2016 • 49 min
Fraser quit the corporate world to focus full time on property investing and has developed an envious business incorporating property sourcing, lettings, and development
106: A New Year and a new start for the Inside Property Investing Podcast
Jan 13, 2016 • 47 min
A look back at 2015, a look ahead at 2016, and an update from Simon on exactly what the budget changes mean to property investors
105: Jackie Tomes has, in a very short space of time, built a phenomenal portfolio, an income to replace her salary, and a lifestyle she’s proud of, all through property investing
Dec 6, 2015 • 47 min
Jackie’s focus on running her property portfolio like a big business has allowed her to scale it quicker than most would think possible
104: Erik ten Have joined us from his home in Jakarta, where he runs a local property development company as well as investing remotely in the UK with HMOs across the North West
Nov 29, 2015 • 47 min
Erik successfully runs 3 businesses from Indonesia - working with great teams and great systems to operate local and remote property investing businesses, as well as his established IT company
103: Nick Passmore changed from property being his sideline to being his main focus, giving him the freedom and choice to spend more time with his family
Nov 25, 2015 • 49 min
Nick focusses predominantly on buy and hold property investing, building his monthly cash flow in order to give him the freedom he desires
102: Join us as we discuss property with Tushar Shah - his developments, rental portfolios, and running his property interests alongside other successful businesses.
Nov 22, 2015 • 57 min
Tushar is a successful serial entrepreneur, who added property investing to the mix in 2011 and continues to achieve great things alongside his other ventures
101: Barry Davies returns to talk in great detail about why he made the decision to leave the competition behind and focus his energy on doing bigger, more lucrative deals
Nov 18, 2015 • 56 min
Barry had already achieved some great success when he hit his biggest difficulty - losing his own home. It was that drama that spurred him on to achieve even more than he already had.
100: Susannah Cole gets back behind the mic for our very special 100th episode, sharing all things property fundraising based on experience of almost 200 deals
Nov 15, 2015 • 49 min
Our 100th episode brings back a very special repeat guest to go deeper into the art and science of doing deals using other peoples’ money
099: Almost at our century, Mike takes a look back at the biggest lessons shared from some of the top UK property investors
Nov 11, 2015 • 41 min
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098: Rebecca Smith went from having no property experience, to owning a successful letting agency, sourcing company, and raising £250k in less than 2 years!
Nov 4, 2015 • 44 min
Rebecca took her passion for property, her skills for customer service, and her ability to delegate and outsource, and combined them to build a fantastic property business in a very short space of time.
097: Juswant Rai is the founder of the infamous Berkshire Property Meet, and a successful property investor in his own right focussing on professional HMOs
Oct 18, 2015 • 54 min
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096: Jonathan Stein grew his portfolio gradually over 20 years, learning as he went, before committing full time to the property world in 2013, and launching Vaboo in 2015
Oct 11, 2015 • 58 min
Jonathan has a number of investing strategies in his toolkit, but always follows a simple and highly effect check list to ensure new properties fit his criteria
095: Tony Rigby has been involved in the property and construction industries for over 20 years, but his investing really took off when he got serious about his future and got educated
Oct 7, 2015 • 38 min
Tony joined the PIN Mastermind Programme when he realised that despite his decades of experience, he would excel much quicker with the right education and support network
094: David Cummin is one of the founding team members of Arthur Online, the revolutionary property management app for landlords, but he’s built it based on the pain points from managing his own portfolio
Oct 4, 2015 • 53 min
David has built his portfolio for long term capital growth, and is taking the same slow and steady approach to ensure Arthur Online is built to last
093: Minimising tax when developing property, finding and nurturing JV partners and a week of liquid vegetables… It can only be the monthly update with Mike and Simon Misiewicz
Sep 29, 2015 • 53 min
Interviewing inspiring and successful property investors to help you find your path to financial freedom
092: Andrew Featherstone is a property developer who sets himself apart by taking on larger and more complex projects than most are willing to, meaning he operates in a niche with little competition
Sep 27, 2015 • 41 min
Not only is he a successful developer, but he also owns a portfolio of over 150 units, with the ultimate goal of reaching 200 before selling 3/4 to fund his farming retirement
091: David France generated £150,000 revenue in his first year sourcing and packaging lease options. He now does 4-8 deals every month and is on the brink of scaling that to 10 times the size.
Sep 24, 2015 • 56 min
David has dabbled in property for years, originally training as a joiner, but it was in deal sourcing and packaging that he really hit his stride
090: Dan Norman has a passion for transforming property that is dirty, derelict or disused into amazing homes and accommodation for homeless people
Sep 22, 2015 • 40 min
Dan’s property journey started almost 20 years straight out of uni, but with the right education and training the last 2 years have been phenomenally successful for him
088: Matthew Siddell is a well educated, highly experienced entrepreneur who foresaw the inevitable decline of his previous business and made the switch to property with precision timing
Sep 17, 2015 • 43 min
Matthew’s heir hunting business was a huge success until advances in technology ruined his competitive advantage and he decided property was the best next step
087: Kriss Akabusi dominated the world athletic scene during the 80s and 90s, and has now turned his attention to property investing with the help of Platinum Property Partners
Sep 15, 2015 • 46 min
Kriss has spent his career since leaving the track as a TV personality and motivational speaker, but is now adding property investing to give him long term financial security
086: Billy Turriff is an ex-pat investor based in Dubai who has built up an excellent property portfolio whilst working full time in HR
Sep 13, 2015 • 45 min
Billy has a full time corporate career in the UAE but has still been able to create a significant second income from his property investing in the UK and further afield
085: An introduction to property planning with Linda Wright, superstar planning consultant and owner of PLANiTWRIGHT
Sep 10, 2015 • 79 min
Linda Wright is one of the top UK planning consultants, and joined us to share her advice on permitted development, HMO planning, Change of Use developments, and the planning process.
084: Andy Graham created Smart Property Investments along with Eddie Dovison and Nick Morris in order to leverage each other’s skills and scale quicker than they could on their own.
Sep 6, 2015 • 57 min
Andy, Nick and Eddie all started investing in property independently, but their success has sky rocketed since they joined forces to focus on high end HMOs
083: Carly Houston and Kirstin Adam have added genuinel social responsibility into their property investing strategy, and it’s working out very well for them!
Sep 3, 2015 • 48 min
Carly and Kirstin are able to make HMOs work in seemingly less profitable areas by targeting a completely different tenant demographic
082: Mike Frisby turned his back on the corporate world to build his property portfolio via direct to vendor sourcing, converting freeholds to leaseholds, and running plenty of development projects
Sep 1, 2015 • 46 min
Mike is well known as an expert in LHA tenants, but is spending more of his time and energy now pursuing professional tenants for his HMOs
081: Simon Misiewicz and Mike Stenhouse talk the implications of the latest budget announcement on property investing, as well as self-employment and goal setting
Aug 30, 2015 • 43 min
Bonus monthly property update with Mike Stenhouse, joined by Simon Misiewicz from Optimise Accountants
080: Kam Dovedi has been investing in UK property for 26 years, giving him almost as much buy to let and development experience as I have life experience!
Aug 27, 2015 • 52 min
Kam is a real expert in the property world, and completely genuine when it comes to sharing his knowledge with others
079: Tom Wade returns to talk lead generation, deal sourcing, negotiation tactics and systematising your property business
Aug 25, 2015 • 82 min
Tom was one of the most popular guests ever on Inside Property Investing, so we brought him back to share even more insights from his property journey
078: Jacquie Edwards came to the UK as an accountant but hated getting up for work every day until she discovered Rent to Rent investing
Aug 23, 2015 • 37 min
Jacquie was quickly able to prove wrong those who thought she was crazy to leave her job in order to invest in property, and has achieved financial freedom in last than 2 years
077: Jim Haliburton stumbled across HMO investing when he was renting housing to students as a college professor. He’s now widely recognised as the HMO Daddy with a significant portfolio and a wealth of knowledge to share
Aug 20, 2015 • 57 min
Jim’s passion for teaching carried over from his days as a law lecturer, as he now teaches others how to invest in HMOs as well as continuing to grow his own portfolio
076: Howard Bowes is a highly regarded mortgage broker specialising in helping property investors, as well as investing in his own successful deals to test different strategies.
Aug 18, 2015 • 42 min
Howard gets the vast majority of his new clients on the back of property networking events because he really does walk the walk when it comes to creative finance.
075: Justin Whittemore joined me for a chat through his property journey and a deep dive into some common Rent-to-Rent misconceptions
Aug 16, 2015 • 58 min
Justin is an amazing property investor who overcame a lot of struggles and worked extremely hard to create his impressive property business
074: Jethro East is a newcomer to property investing, but with Susannah Cole as a mentor he’s made huge progress in a short period of time
Aug 13, 2015 • 39 min
Jethro left his former career in the music world after being introduced to Rich Dad, Poor Dad, and is now making serious money from flipping houses
073: Daniel Hill is a serial entrepreneur who turned his hand to property investing in 2012 and might finally have found an industry that will hold his attention
Aug 11, 2015 • 47 min
Daniel is a hands on entrepreneur who gets hands on with new businesses and scales them rapidly, including his property portfolio
072: Harley Wilson joined the family property business at a young age and has transformed their future strategy to focus on new build developments and HMOs
Aug 9, 2015 • 41 min
Harley’s plans for a small portfolio of unencumbered HMOs could change the way you think about your own portfolio
071: Bonus (welcome back) July Property Update with Mike Stenhouse
Aug 6, 2015 • 12 min
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070: Jahlyn King started her property journey by purchasing her council house, and has used that as a stepping stone to build up a million pound portfolio
Jul 21, 2015 • 50 min
Jahlyn is an ex-nurse turned property investor, TV property documentary star and the author of Lucky Pennies
069: Stephanie Hale comes from a long line of property investors, but her main focus now is on helping other investors create a legacy through writing books
Jul 19, 2015 • 48 min
Stephanie is the publishing powerhouse behind some of the property industry’s most successful authors including Francis Dolley, Steve Bolton and many more
068: Brett Alegre-Wood runs a global property business with 80 staff across 4 countries selling over £120million of property per year
Jul 16, 2015 • 45 min
Brett has had a wealth of property industry experience, but currently focusses on his YPC Group, helping his clients achieve fantastic returns on their property investments
067: Jamie Madill is the co-founder of Progressive Property Network and a successful property investor controlling almost 50 residential units
Jul 14, 2015 • 35 min
Jamie started his career in advertising and spent 18 years in the industry before discovering property investing and the freedom it allows in 2012
066: Divian Mistry is proud of the fact that he has achieved financial freedom by focussing on just two strategies - HMOs and Rent to Rent
Jul 12, 2015 • 49 min
Divian was introduced to property investing by his boss whilst working in a Subway sandwich shop, and didn’t let a lack of money slow down his dreams
065: Simon Zutshi is the founder of the Property Investors Network, author of Property Magic, and a hugely successful property investor and educator.
Jul 9, 2015 • 55 min
Simon has been investing in property for over 20 years, and now spends a huge amount of his time helping others achieve their own freedom through property as well
064: Andy Gwynn is relatively standard property investor, but an absolute top performer when it comes to using Linkedin to expand his business
Jul 7, 2015 • 65 min
Linkedin is sometimes thought of as a second tier social network, but Andy is living proof of how mastering it can transform your business and your property investing
063: Jamie York made a small fortune whilst trading at university, but quickly moved to property investing after an introduction to it by one of his lecturers
Jul 5, 2015 • 48 min
Jamie’s main focus is on property sourcing, dealing with over 20 properties per month at only 23 years old.
062: Liz and Paul Lanfear have decades of combined property experience, focussing primarily on HMOs
Jul 2, 2015 • 47 min
Paul and Liz, the real Property Angels, know just about everything there is to know about HMO investing, but aren’t scared to admit they made a few mistakes along the way.
061: Rob McPhun served in the police force for 34 years before austerity measures made him realise that property could be the solution to replacing his and his wife’s income
Jun 30, 2015 • 40 min
Rob and Nicola embarked on a deep dive into property education and were able to replace their income from property in only 7 months
060: Bonus June Property Update with Mike Stenhouse and Special Guest Simon Misiewicz
Jun 28, 2015 • 39 min
Monthly update on my property investing journey, showing what can be achieved with a bit of capital, a bit of time, and a lot of determination.
059: Calling Lisa Orme a mortgage broker is a disservice. With over 200 of her own deals completed and a background in forensic science, she’s a mortgage problem solver!
Jun 25, 2015 • 53 min
Lisa’s value comes in her analytical thinking, her knowledge of the market, relationships with key lenders and her ability to split creative solutions from dodgy ones.
058: Nick and Paul are brothers with property backgrounds who finally decided to invest in their own deals (and have some fun doing it!)
Jun 23, 2015 • 44 min
Two brothers with hands on skills made an investment in their property education that has paid off big time.
057: Luke Hamill has overcome more than most will ever have to in order to achieve more than most will ever be able to
Jun 21, 2015 • 39 min
Luke began investing 15 years ago whilst still working in a day job but made all the classic mistakes that meant progress wasn’t as quick as it could have been.
056: Rob Stewart spent 12 years flying in the RAF before realising that property could replace his income and give him more time with his loved ones
Jun 18, 2015 • 43 min
Rob was able to grow a modest portfolio after leaving the military, but it wasn’t until he invested in himself that his income really took off
055: Paul Smith has one thing on his mind when it comes to property investing - Joint Ventures
Jun 16, 2015 • 54 min
Paul has 3 main strategies that he focusses his time on, but his entire property business is built on successful joint ventures
054: Saj Hussain is the Property Joint Venture expert, with over 150 tenants using none of his own money
Jun 14, 2015 • 35 min
Saj bounced back from a failing IT business to educate himself in property and create a massive portfolio using other peoples’ money
053: Lloyd Girardi & Andi Cooke are a property duo achieving massive success with their build to let strategy
Jun 11, 2015 • 48 min
Lloyd & Andi have only been investing properly for 18 months but are using their education and network to achieve their goals quickly
052: Iain Wallis is a qualified chartered accountant, property tax specialist, and investor in single family homes in the North East
Jun 9, 2015 • 39 min
Ian focusses on standard buy to let property deals in his local area that give him a 10% yield or higher. It’s a simple approach that works very well.
051: Mike Woods has been in the property industry for over 30 years and investing for over 15 with a portfolio split between single lets, HMOs and commercial property.
Jun 7, 2015 • 56 min
Mike cuts through the usual ‘get rich quick’ hype around property to deliver lessons on how he built his portfolio in a way that anyone can replicate
050: Joe Dolan has been investing for almost 20 years, splitting his portfolio between Newcastle and London - 2 very different markets and 2 very different strategies.
Jun 4, 2015 • 38 min
Joe went through phases of buying as many as 3 properties per week using his expertise to make the most of auction deals
049: Barry Davies had a pretty rocky start in property, but it never stopped him going on to achieve massive success doing massive deals
Jun 2, 2015 • 51 min
Barry struggled with a couple of his early deals, along with being fired for spending too much time on property, but he’s gone on to do some huge deals including a single property that returns over £50,000 profit per year
048: Karl Spencer is one half of S and S Investments, a Peterborough based rent to rent/HMO company
May 31, 2015 • 34 min
Karl started his property career at Progressive Property Network before leaving to start his own portfolio
047: Bonus May Property Update with Mike Stenhouse and Special Guest Simon Misiewicz
May 28, 2015 • 28 min
In today’s episode I’m joined by Simon Misiewicz from Optimise Accountants as well as discussing the events in my own property journey over the last month.
046: Lee Stewart had no background nor interest in property, but replaced his income in 6 months through rent-to-rent deals in Peterborough
May 26, 2015 • 36 min
Lee attended a 4 day Progressive conference where he learnt about dozens of different property strategies before deciding to focus on rent to rent
044: Mark Beal has built a phenomenal rent-to-rent business with annual rental income of £2.5 million, with plans to grow this to £10 million by the end of 2015
May 21, 2015 • 31 min
Mark’s property success in rent-to-rent is hugely inspirational, but he’s had his fair share of bumps along the road as well
043: Bethan Jenkins is a marketing expert, property investor, and founder of CrowdLords - a crowdfunding platform for property investors
May 19, 2015 • 32 min
Bethan’s property strategy is a little different to most - helping some people fund their own investment deals and others invest their money for great returns
042: Elsie Igbinadolor is a 10 year veteran of the property industry after surviving her first career as an accountant
May 17, 2015 • 40 min
Elsie focusses full time on her property business which includes high-end London apartments and student multi-lets.
041: Jane Skynner started buying property at only 21, but progressed through careers in interior design and film production before making investing her full time focus
May 14, 2015 • 37 min
Jane has a wealth of experience from her residential and holiday rental portfolio
040: Paul Melling’s relatively short career as a full time property investor has been nothing short of impressive, building a portfolio of 14 HMOs in his first 12 months
May 12, 2015 • 22 min
Paul is a PIN Mastermind graduate and top performer who has focussed on building an impressive student HMO portfolio with Joint Venture partners
039: Tracey Woods is a relative newcomer to property investing but was able to replace her income in 12 months with HMOs and the right education
May 10, 2015 • 47 min
Tracey is clearly passionate about HMOs and has built the multiple strands of her business around this one property investing strategy
038: Jenny Rayner is very clear about her ‘why’. Property investing gives her the freedom to spend more time with her family and raise awareness of youth depression.
May 7, 2015 • 35 min
Jenny began like a lot of investors by renovating their family homes to move up the property ladder. She is now focussed on growing her HMO portfolio.
037: Fiona Talbot epitomises diverse property investing with long term rentals (single lets and HMOs), short term holiday lets, commercial property, hospitality venues, and is even thinking about trading
May 5, 2015 • 43 min
Fiona’s property education began helping her parents in Australia, but she quickly developed her own portfolio after moving to the UK 17 years ago.
036: Arsh Ellahi is one of the most successful UK investors operating in the LHA market
May 3, 2015 • 41 min
Arsh began his property journey by taking on his father’s small portfolio and focussing on the type of tenants often classes as a landlord’s worst nightmare.
035: Tom Wade developed his property skills in the USA before bringing them to the UK to dominate remote property flipping
Apr 30, 2015 • 36 min
Tom stumbled across creative property investing in the United states and found people doing 30 deals a month wholesaling below market value properties, and doing lease options.
034: Bonus April Property Update with Mike Stenhouse
Apr 28, 2015 • 10 min
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033: Richard Greenland is focussed on one thing when it comes to property - trading!
Apr 26, 2015 • 41 min
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032: Chris Jones is achieving amazing results with buy to let, buy to sell, and planning gains
Apr 23, 2015 • 36 min
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031: Julie Hogbin pursued her property career hook, line and sinker, and whilst not the approach she’d recommend to others, it certainly worked out in her favour!
Apr 21, 2015 • 47 min
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030: Richard Jones is Your Property Landlord
Apr 19, 2015 • 38 min
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029: Richard & Brynley Little are father and son developers looking to do property deals that deliver a win-win-win
Apr 16, 2015 • 45 min
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028: John Kerr has been investing in property for 40 years and has built a diverse portfolio including single lets, holiday lets, LHA tenants and HMOs
Apr 14, 2015 • 38 min
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027: Wendy Whittaker-Large’s tag-line ‘Just like a hotel, only it’s home’ perfectly sums up the goals of her Best Nest HMO company
Apr 12, 2015 • 39 min
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025: Neil Ward combined his army discipline with his sales and marketing expertise to develop his property portfolio
Apr 7, 2015 • 45 min
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024: Kemi Egan raised her first JV money whilst homeless, and has never looked back since
Apr 5, 2015 • 38 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
023: Ant Lyons places a refreshing emphasis on ‘return on effort’ rather than return on investment
Apr 2, 2015 • 53 min
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022: John Paul started a letting agency so he could manage his own portfolio for free, but has succeeded in building one of the most respected businesses in the UK property industry
Mar 31, 2015 • 46 min
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021: Bonus March Property Update with Mike Stenhouse
Mar 30, 2015 • 13 min
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020: Vicki Wusche doesn’t believe in time being an excuse. We all have the same number of hours in a day
Mar 26, 2015 • 51 min
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019: Richard Brown identified those painful gaps in his property knowledge and took actions to plug them
Mar 24, 2015 • 38 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
018: Simon Misiewicz is the hugely successful owner of Optimise Accountants, and a very successful property investor in his own right
Mar 22, 2015 • 31 min
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017: Andy Churchill has used 20 years of chartered surveying experience to help him see opportunities many others wouldn’t
Mar 19, 2015 • 38 min
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016: Paul Higgs has purchased, gained planning for and built over 6,000 residential units over a 30 year career.
Mar 17, 2015 • 37 min
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015: Claire Hunte & Lindsay Gibbons are business partners in Living Funky and life partners as well, combining funky design with low energy building.
Mar 15, 2015 • 44 min
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014: Shaun Callacher is only 23 but that hasn’t stopped him building a massive portfolio in only 3 years
Mar 12, 2015 • 33 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
013: Nicole Bremner is a mother of 3 who thinks property is the perfect profession for women, and her success proves it
Mar 10, 2015 • 33 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
012: Steve Bolton and his Platinum Property Partners dominate the UK HMO market
Mar 8, 2015 • 44 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
011: Francis Dolley is a builder turned investor, but don’t think his background was an advantage
Mar 5, 2015 • 45 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
010: Steve Evans was registered blind at 8 but certainly doesn’t lack vision in his property investing
Mar 3, 2015 • 45 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
009: Jason Living turned his property career into a property empire
Mar 1, 2015 • 50 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
008: A profession in property has allowed Richard Shepherd to follow his passion for writing.
Feb 26, 2015 • 40 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
007: Ash Zuberi - The Master of Monster HMOs
Feb 24, 2015 • 40 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
006: Susannah Cole - The Good Property Company
Feb 22, 2015 • 39 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
004: Michael Dong shares his 3 step Wholesale to Retail Strategy
Feb 17, 2015 • 25 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
003: Susan Alexander – The Property Mentor
Feb 15, 2015 • 37 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
002: Julian Maurice - The Jamie Oliver of Unlicensed HMOs
Feb 13, 2015 • 38 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors
001: Mike Stenhouse of InsidePropertyInvesting.com
Feb 11, 2015 • 9 min
The Inside Property Investing Podcast | Interviewing Inspiring & Successful Property Investors