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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

ASK155: Can I release equity to invest in property? PLUS: My solicitors are ignoring me, what can I do?

9/25/2018
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Welcome to this week’s Ask Rob & Rob. Daniel kicks us off today by asking us about his options for releasing equity on his family home. He’s lucky enough to own it outright and wants to start purchasing buy to let investment properties. He’s contacting mortgage brokers but isn’t sure whether he should be looking at one property in London or a few properties in Manchester. Luckily Rob & Rob are on-hand to give Daniel some pointers on getting his first investment property wrapped up. Should...

Duration:00:10:09

TPP288: What has Brexit done to the UK property market?

9/20/2018
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That’s right, Brexit discussions have become the nation's new favourite way to fall out with your friends and family. It’s not just a hot topic around dinner tables, it’s got the conversation flowing across our Hub members and on our social channels. Let’s take a look at what Brexit has done to the UK property market and what’s going to happen in the event of a deal, no deal, some other deal or another referendum. But first, we kick this week’s podcast off with some news stories. The main...

Duration:00:20:10

ASK154: How can I use my pension to invest in property? PLUS: How much do I need to earn from property to leave my job?

9/18/2018
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Pete Matthew from the Meaningful Money Podcast joins Rob & Rob again this week as we delve into some personal finance questions relating to property investment. Penny from Orpington wants to know how she can use her pension to buy property. It’s a question that crops up many times and this week, Pete shares his wisdom on whether this is possible or not. Can she invest in residential property or should Penny consider putting her money into commercial property? Also, Pete shares some advice...

Duration:00:09:10

TPP287: 13 powerful ways Rob & Rob maximise their time

9/13/2018
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Podcasts, forum, magazine, meetups, free courses, books, multiple businesses, managing a team of 50+ - are Rob & Rob superhuman?! NO! They’ve mastered the art of productivity and in this week’s property podcast they spill their secrets to maximising time. Rob & Rob reveal the best techniques on how to organise your week, from to-do lists to calendar events. Why regularly setting and reviewing goals and setting your tasks in relation to achieving your goals, is so important (we have a great...

Duration:00:36:38

ASK153: How can I get the rental income from my investment property under control? PLUS: How can I prepare for the worst?

9/11/2018
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We have a treat for you today. It’s not just Ask Rob & Rob. It’s Ask Rob & Rob and Pete. Pete Matthew from the Meaningful Money Podcast joins us today and answers your personal finance questions relating to property investment. First up we have Lynsey from Brighton who is getting confused with the finances relating to her investment property. Should she use spreadsheets, apps or something else to make the whole process less overwhelming? Pete is right on the money with the advice he...

Duration:00:10:36

TPP286: Are buy to let investors turning their backs on property?

9/6/2018
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We’re lucky enough to have thousands of members in our property community, so when we wanted to gain some valuable insight on the current state and future of the buy-to-let property investment market, who better to ask than our own Hubbers? This week’s podcast is packed to the brim with interesting information as we unveil feedback from our community, but first we start with a news story picked up by Rob & Rob. The research looks back over a 50-year period and identifies where you would...

Duration:00:17:49

ASK152: Should I increase the rents on my buy to let property? PLUS: How can I access off-market investment property?

9/4/2018
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We have a great few property questions on this week’s ask Rob & Rob. Karmjit is keen to find out more about rent increases across his buy to let properties. This is his first year as a buy to let investor so naturally he wants to know if there’s an industry standard on annual rental rises. How do landlords usually handle rental increases? Do they follow RPI or do they increase by a set percentage each year? The answer is in-depth and there are a few options, so make sure you listen to this...

Duration:00:05:45

TPP285: A Day In The Life of Rob B - Behind The Scenes Of Our Developments

8/30/2018
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This episode, we’re taking a look into the world of Rob B. He’s involved with various developments all in different stages of the process. We wanted to give you an understanding of what it’s like being involved not only in property in general, but property development. IF YOU ENJOYED THE PROPERTY PODCAST, PLEASE LEAVE A REVIEW ON ITUNES Reviews are really important in helping other people to find the show, so by way of thanks we read out every single review we receive on air. If you’d...

Duration:00:22:50

ASK151: Are lease options really a win-win? PLUS: How long will my cash be tied up for?

8/28/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Malcolm & David ask Rob & Rob... Are lease options really a win-win? PLUS: How long will my cash be tied up for?... 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:00:08:31

TPP284: Inspiring Property Journeys From Everyday Investors

8/23/2018
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Earlier this year, we caught up with some of our Hubbers who are out there on their own property journeys. They shared their plans, goals, challenges and successes. 6 months on, we chat to them again for a progress report on what they’ve been up to. NEWS THIS WEEK A story from the other side of the planet has caught our attention this week. New Zealand is set to ban foreigners from buying property. We discuss why they’d do such a thing and if is this something the U.K. should...

Duration:00:31:52

ASK149: How can I invest without any capital? PLUS: Is this estate agent lying to me?

8/22/2018
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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 can I invest without any capital? PLUS: Is this estate agent lying to me?... 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:00:08:15

ASK 150: How does the modern method of auctions work? PLUS: Can I challenge your views on fundamentals?

8/21/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Steven asks Rob & Rob...How does the modern method of auctions work? PLUS: Can I challenge your views on fundamentals?... 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:00:08:36

TPP283: When Refurbs Go Wrong - Working With Builders: Part Two

8/16/2018
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Refurbishing property is a tricky business but if you can get it right, the rewards are there. A good builder is obviously essential if you intend on making this your strategy. To help, we’ve been speaking with Ian; a builder with more than 30 years in the business. We learnt so much from Ian in the last episode, we had to get him back for another lesson. This week we focus on what a lot investors worry about - “What if something goes wrong?” NEWS THIS WEEK Two headlines caught our...

Duration:00:35:43

TPP282: How to find a good builder – and set your project up for success: Part One

8/9/2018
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Refurbing properties is such a popular strategy amongst investors, but it can also be a very stressful path to take. We get so many questions about how to tackle the subject we decided to call in an expert. In this episode we talk to Ian - who’s been in the business for 30 years and runs his own construction company. Ian’s going to take us through how to find a good builder and set your project up for success. NEWS THIS WEEK Not only did the interest rate rise dominate the headlines this...

Duration:00:31:19

Ask 148: The rise in interest rates took me by surprise. What should I do?

8/7/2018
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It's time for another question in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Hannah asks Rob & Rob...The rise in interest rates took me by surprise. What should I do?... 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:00:08:45

TPP281: Remote Investing: What You Need To Know

8/2/2018
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Never before has it been so important to look beyond where you live when searching for your next investment. The chances of your local area producing the kind of growth or yield you’re looking for is very slim. And with technology being what it is today, it’s never been easier to look further afield. In this episode we give you the tools you need to be a remote investor. NEWS THIS WEEK An Express article this week reads: UK Property: Market ‘subdued’ as New Housing Minister Appointed. Is...

Duration:00:34:48

ASK147: Will the government cap house price increases? PLUS: Is this a way to avoid stamp duty?

7/31/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Rich & Anthony ask Rob & Rob...Will the government cap house price increases? PLUS: Is this a way to avoid stamp duty?... 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:00:08:45

TPP280: How To Fix The Property Market

7/26/2018
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It’s widely acknowledged the U.K. housing market is broken. Even the government recognises that it needs to be repaired. So, in this episode we’re going to share our ideas of how things could be improved. We talk about the legal system, stamp duty and what the government can and should be doing to not only stop making things work, but actually start to fix it. NEWS THIS WEEK We’ve got 2 news stories this week and both echo our thoughts on this week’s topics. First is a report about...

Duration:00:32:26

ASK146: How do you find the right property in an area you don't know? PLUS: Where should I stash my deposit cash?

7/24/2018
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It's time for another couple of questions in this week’s edition of ‘Ask Rob & Rob’, Maria & Sam ask Rob & Rob...How do you find the right property in an area you don't know? PLUS: Where should I stash my deposit cash?... 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:00:07:25

TPP279: How To Be A Super-Landlord (Part 2)

7/19/2018
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Phil Stewardson and his brother Mark feature in the cover story of issue 13 (May 2018) of The Property Hub Magazine - “Supersized - The Landlord heavyweights on Success and Regrets. Last week, we spoke to Phil and he told us about his remarkable portfolio. This week, it’s the follow up - We continue with Phil’s amazing journey to becoming a Super-Landlord. NEWS THIS WEEK New HMO regulations are due to come into play this Autumn. We’ve got all the details you need to know to make sure...

Duration:00:20:26