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The Property Podcast is the podcast for all property investors new or experienced. Rob Bence and Rob Dix discuss a different property topic and property news item each week, passing on their knowledge and experience to the listeners. They both invest in UK Property so they practise what they preach. No hard sell, no bull just straight talking property investment advice!

The Property Podcast is the podcast for all property investors new or experienced. Rob Bence and Rob Dix discuss a different property topic and property news item each week, passing on their knowledge and experience to the listeners. They both invest in UK Property so they practise what they preach. No hard sell, no bull just straight talking property investment advice!
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London, United Kingdom

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The Property Podcast is the podcast for all property investors new or experienced. Rob Bence and Rob Dix discuss a different property topic and property news item each week, passing on their knowledge and experience to the listeners. They both invest in UK Property so they practise what they preach. No hard sell, no bull just straight talking property investment advice!

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Episodes

TPP275: New property vs. old - What’s best?

6/21/2018
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What’s better? Flats or houses? North or South? Yield or growth? We get asked these questions all the time. New builds or older property is no different. In this week’s episode we have a look at the pro and cons of old vs new in each stage of an investor’s process; from setting your initial goals to what to expect long term - to help you decide which strategy is for you. We also look at our own portfolios to reflect on what’s worked well and what hasn’t. NEWS THIS WEEK Britain’s...

Duration:00:23:55

ASK141: How should I use previous sold prices in my research? PLUS: Can I get JV funding without giving away part of my company?

6/19/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Josh and Alexandra ask Rob & Rob...How should I use previous sold prices in my research? PLUS: Can I get JV funding without giving away part of my company?... ASK YOUR OWN QUESTION TO ROB & ROB! Don't be shy! All you need to do is leave a message with your name and whatever's on your mind. Just pick up the phone and call 013 808 00035 (normal UK call rates apply). Or if you prefer, click here to leave a...

Duration:00:07:31

TPP274: Were our 2018 predictions wrong?

6/14/2018
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Late last year in episode 249 we made our predictions for 2018. We harnessed all our psychic ability to glimpse into the future to look at which cities would enjoy the highest growth, what would happen to London or would interest rates rise. We were even bold (or foolish) enough to predict the future of Bitcoin. Now that we’re at the halfway point in the year, it’s time to see if our predictions are on track. Fingers crossed! NEWS THIS WEEK An article this week claims that...

Duration:00:18:32

ASK140: How should I invest half a million pounds? PLUS: Will Brexit wreck the property cycle?

6/12/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, two listeners ask Rob & Rob...How should I invest half a million pounds? PLUS: Will Brexit wreck the property cycle? ... ASK YOUR OWN QUESTION TO ROB & ROB! Don't be shy! All you need to do is leave a message with your name and whatever's on your mind. Just pick up the phone and call 013 808 00035 (normal UK call rates apply). Or if you prefer, click here to leave a recording via your computer instead.

Duration:00:06:49

TPP273: 6 Things Your Letting Agent Might Not Be Telling You

6/7/2018
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We came across this really interesting article at the very excellent landlordlawblog.co.uk and knew we had to talk about it. We can’t stress enough how important it is to have the right people in your team. The people who look after your building work, do your conveyancing and provide you with finance options. The people who manage the properties in your portfolio are no exception. There are some truly fantastic letting agents out there who do exceptional work. But this is the type...

Duration:00:24:06

ASK139: What's the best point in the 18 year property cycle to remortgage?

6/5/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Mick & Gordon ask Rob & Rob...What's the best point in the 18 year property cycle to remortgage? ... ASK YOUR OWN QUESTION TO ROB & ROB! Don't be shy! All you need to do is leave a message with your name and whatever's on your mind. Just pick up the phone and call 013 808 00035 (normal UK call rates apply). Or if you prefer, click here to leave a recording via your computer instead.

Duration:00:07:28

TPP272: The most exciting opportunity in property right now?

5/31/2018
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This could be the opportunity that changes your life. If you’re looking for a career in property, this episode is essential. We are looking for an apprentice to be mentored by Rob B. A rare opportunity like this only comes about once in a blue moon. In this episode, we’ll explain what the role is, what you can expect to learn and what you’ll be doing on a day to day basis. This is certainly a way to supercharge your career! You can find out more right here. NEWS THIS WEEK We...

Duration:00:14:29

ASK138: What is considered a good yield? Plus: What do I need to be aware of when buying a prefab?

5/29/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Guy & Caroline ask Rob & Rob...What is considered a good yield? Plus: What do I need to be aware of when buying a prefab? ... ASK YOUR OWN QUESTION TO ROB & ROB! Don't be shy! All you need to do is leave a message with your name and whatever's on your mind. Just pick up the phone and call 013 808 00035 (normal UK call rates apply). Or if you prefer, click here to leave a recording via your computer...

Duration:00:06:42

TPP271: The 18 Year Property Cycle - Year by Year: Part 2

5/24/2018
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Over the last couple of episodes, we’ve been discussing the economy as a whole and how that relates to the 18 year property cycle. In episode 269 we laid the groundwork by breaking down the very excellent “How The Economic Machine Works” by Ray Dalio (and again, if you haven’t seen it, we highly recommend you check it out!) Then for Episode 270 we took a year by year look at the 18 year property cycle from 2008, right up to today. This week we continue our analysis of the cycle by...

Duration:00:14:42

ASK137: How do I avoid getting cut out of the deal when sourcing? PLUS: Is it time to call in the professionals?

5/22/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Abby & Bryony ask Rob & Rob...How do I avoid getting cut out of the deal when sourcing? PLUS: Is it time to call in the professionals?... ASK YOUR OWN QUESTION TO ROB & ROB! Don't be shy! All you need to do is leave a message with your name and whatever's on your mind. Just pick up the phone and call 013 808 00035 (normal UK call rates apply). Or if you prefer, click here to leave a recording via your...

Duration:00:06:49

TPP270: The 18 Year Property Cycle - Year by Year: Part 1

5/17/2018
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In the last episode we broke down the phenomenal video by Ray Dalio: “How The Economic Machine Works” (and again, if you haven’t seen it, we highly recommend you check it out!). This week, we follow that up with one of the most requested episodes we’ve ever had - a year by year break down of the 18 year property cycle. We’ll discuss how it aligns with what Ray Dalio talks about, we’ll take a look back on what’s happened in recent years and we’ll peer into the future to try to see where...

Duration:00:19:22

ASK136: How does yield change throughout the 18 year property cycle? PLUS: My property made £100k in 4 years...now what?

5/15/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Adam & Gareth ask Rob & Rob...How does yield change throughout the 18 year property cycle? PLUS: My property made £100k in 4 years...now what?... ASK YOUR OWN QUESTION TO ROB & ROB! Don't be shy! All you need to do is leave a message with your name and whatever's on your mind. Just pick up the phone and call 013 808 00035 (normal UK call rates apply). Or if you prefer, click here to leave a recording...

Duration:00:06:20

TPP269: How The Economic Machine Works - A Summary

5/10/2018
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When investing in property, understanding how the economy works is just as important to your long term success as finding your target area, gaining finance or doing building work. And few people understand how the economy works better than Ray Dalio. Among numerous other things, Ray is a billionaire investor, hedge fund manager and philanthropist. He’s also the creator of the absolutely brilliant and essential video “How The Economic Machine Works” (it’s also really worthwhile checking...

Duration:00:21:52

ASK135 - Should I remortgage now, or wait? PLUS: How do I know what's next in the property cycle?

5/8/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Mitch & Jeff ask Rob & Rob... Can I buy at auction through a limited company? PLUS: Will I qualify for a buy-to-let mortgage?... ASK YOUR OWN QUESTION TO ROB & ROB! Don't be shy! All you need to do is leave a message with your name and whatever's on your mind. Just pick up the phone and call 013 808 00035 (normal UK call rates apply). Or if you prefer, click here to leave a recording via your computer...

Duration:00:05:21

TPP267: Is it time to worry about interest rates?

5/3/2018
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Interest rates are in the same place now as when we first began the podcast 5 years ago! Even though they’re at the same level now, a lot has changed in that time. In this episode, we have a look at what’s happened over the last 5 years, we have discuss what’s changed and we help you decide what to do next. NEWS THIS WEEK It’s a great week for news, for 2 reasons. First, it means one of our predictions has come to pass. And secondly and more importantly, it’s great news for anyone...

Duration:00:14:47

ASK134 - Can I buy at auction through a limited company? PLUS: Will I qualify for a buy-to-let mortgage?

5/1/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, two listeners ask Rob & Rob... Can I buy at auction through a limited company? PLUS: Will I qualify for a buy-to-let mortgage?... ASK YOUR OWN QUESTION TO ROB & ROB! Don't be shy! All you need to do is leave a message with your name and whatever's on your mind. Just pick up the phone and call 013 808 00035 (normal UK call rates apply). Or if you prefer, click here to leave a recording via your computer...

Duration:00:04:49

TPP267: 5 Biggest Property Changes of The Last 5 Years

4/26/2018
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It’s been 5 years since we started this podcast! It’s hard to believe. So much has changed in that time too. In this episode we have a look at the 5 biggest changes to property investment since we began. We also have a flash back to episode 1 - you have been warned. NEWS THIS WEEK Surprisingly the government are in the news again this week. They’ve just announced a load of reforms. We have a look at what’s actually been unveiled. You can find out more here. JOIN THE CONVERSATION OVER IN...

Duration:00:15:16

ASK133: How do you figure out where to invest in a new country? PLUS: Whose name should be on the insurance?

4/24/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Gary and Anthony ask Rob & Rob... How do you figure out where to invest in a new country? PLUS: Whose name should be on the insurance?... ASK YOUR OWN QUESTION TO ROB & ROB! Don't be shy! All you need to do is leave a message with your name and whatever's on your mind. Just pick up the phone and call 013 808 00035 (normal UK call rates apply). Or if you prefer, click here to leave a recording via your...

Duration:00:05:27

TPP266: Off-plan property: A golden opportunity or a disaster waiting to happen?

4/19/2018
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We get asked about buying off-plan all the time, so this week we dig into the archives to revisit one of our earlier episodes. We look at what off-plan means. We discuss the potential risks and rewards. And we reveal how Rob B personally lost money on a deal, despite his knowledge of the sector. JOIN THE CONVERSATION OVER IN THE FORUM Share your stories with us - Join the conversation in the forum. IF YOU ENJOYED THE PROPERTY PODCAST, PLEASE LEAVE A REVIEW ON ITUNES Reviews are really...

Duration:00:11:42

ASK132: 2 year vs 5 year fixed mortgages? Plus: How to network when based overseas?

4/17/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Paddy and Gary ask Rob & Rob... 2 year vs 5 year fixed mortgages? Plus: How to network when based overseas?... ASK YOUR OWN QUESTION TO ROB & ROB! Don't be shy! All you need to do is leave a message with your name and whatever's on your mind. Just pick up the phone and call 013 808 00035 (normal UK call rates apply). Or if you prefer, click here to leave a recording via your computer instead.

Duration:00:05:27