Strategies and goals

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Which property strategy is right for you?

Before doing anything in property, it’s critical to work out what you want – then understand the options for getting you there. This course walks you through the pros and cons of all the strategies you might want to consider.

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Things we’ve changed our mind about, and the lessons you can learn

As we learn more, and circumstances change, it’d be crazy NOT to change our minds about some things. We talk about some areas where our views have changed.

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The best exit strategies for property investment

What will you do with your properties later in life? Listen to this episode to hear five very different models you can use…

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The property dreamline, revisited

Setting big goals and knowing what you want out of property is more difficult than you might think. This episode gives you a useful framework to use.

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How to make success inevitable: Setting the right property investment goals

What separates successful investors from those who give up? The quality of the goals they set. Learn our simple system for setting your property goals…

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Strategies and goals:
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This is the podcast that most people and businesses in the property industry WON’T want you to hear. It’s the Contrepreneur Formula Exposed with Mike Winnet

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This is the end! Well… it’s the end of Strategy September at least. And we have a great one to finish off on, because today we’re covering the refurb property strategy. And to help us, we’re welcoming Ian back to…

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It’s the penultimate episode of Strategy September and this week Rob & Rob are covering flips. Now flipping is probably the most glamorous property strategy there is. There are dozens of TV shows you can watch and it’s a good…

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The Robs are back with the second episode of Strategy September and this week they’re joined by another Rob to talk about HMO’s...

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It’s the start of Strategy September and this week The Robs are kick starting things with buy-to-let property and talking about their own experiences...

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This week on The Property Podcast, The Robs are dishing out six lessons from one of their idols which will seriously up your game and change your mindset.

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This week on The Property Podcast, Rob B is going live and mentoring two investors on how they can progress with their buy-to-let property investment goals.

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Succeeding in property is so much more than viewing properties and crunching the numbers - it takes a “can do” attitude and a positive mindset. This podcast could change your life!

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How do you find a property investment hotspot? And what should you do if you have an aggressive yield target and need to achieve £4,000 per month in rental income?

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This week on ask Rob & Rob we’re discussing when the best time is to renovate your property depending on your goals, and if derelict properties are a good investment.

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Is a delay in an off-plan development a red flag, meaning you should pull out of the deal? And is a HMO a good first investment option?

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The final episode of Fundamentals February is all about you! What type of property investor are you and what are your goals?

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I’ve reached my cashflow goals and want to change my strategy whilst growing my portfolio. Does this kind of property stack up?

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Should I stick to flipping residential properties down south or should I move onto buy to let properties in the north?

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Should I put all my money into one main property or split it across multiple properties to maximise my rental profit? Rob D shares a personal property investment experience in this week’s episode

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Income AND growth? Yes please! But if long-term gains are your priority, what's a reasonable short-term income expectation?

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Would this listener make more profit from turining his flat into serviced accommodation? Or are there too many downsides? Listen to find out!

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What separates successful investors from those who give up? The quality of the goals they set. Learn our simple system for setting your property goals...

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We’re not just celebrating 300 episodes of The Property Podcast, we’re giving you the 5 most important property investment lessons you need to know. Listen now.

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At least once a year you should be reviewing your buy to let property investment portfolio. We’ve got a handy checklist for you to download.

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What happens when you get your property investment strategy completely wrong? In Rob D’s case, you lose £16,800! Find out how you can avoid doing the same.

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Property tax loopholes - will they close any time soon? Also, will planning permission increase the value of my property? Find out and listen to the property podcast.

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Back by popular demand. The Robs critique three potential property investment deals sent in by our listeners. Tune in to find out whether the Robs would invest or walk away.

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The ripple effect of the North East - when will property prices rise? Also, am I going to get taxed twice by investing in property via a limited company?

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If you're interested in commercial property but your knowledge is lacking, this is the episode for you. Get up to speed inside 20 minutes!

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Can you get tax benefits from using a pension to hold your property investments? We're joined by Pete Matthew to give us all the details.

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They're claimed to be great for a cash-strapped investor, and a win for the vendor too. But are there drawbacks to lease options you don't hear about?

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Deal sourcing and developments: both complex areas of property, and a pair of listeners have some tricky questions. Rob & Rob give them their best shot!

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File under "nice problem to have"! Even if you don't have that level of cash available, you'll learn a lot from how Rob & Rob approach the answer.

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Should property be the only thing you invest in? If not, what proportion of your assets should go into it? We have some strong opinions...

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Setting big goals and knowing what you want out of property is more difficult than you might think. This episode gives you a useful framework to use.

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You should never underestimate the power of planning, so we discuss how to organise your planning process to get the most out of it.

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As we learn more, and circumstances change, it'd be crazy NOT to change our minds about some things. We talk about some areas where our views have changed.

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Capital growth is great, but sometimes you just want to be making cash right now. We've got four options...which will be right for you?

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We hear a lot about "greedy" landlords, but can property wealth be used to make the world better? Rob & Rob have plenty of ideas in this episode.

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Flipping is a popular strategy, but can you make it work in an area away from where you live? Find out what Rob & Rob think in this week's episode.

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Your investment strategy shouldn't be the same in your 20s as in your 80s - but what should you be thinking about at each point? Listen to find out!

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Is there a better way of investing in property than buy-to-let? Find out by listening to this episode, where we weigh up several alternative contenders.

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One more expensive property or two cheaper ones? That's what one listener wants to know – and Rob & Rob have some advice to share.

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Systems might sound boring, but they're the key to achieving more than you ever thought possible. Listen to find out exactly how to set up great systems

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What will you do with your properties later in life? Listen to this episode to hear five very different models you can use...

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Calculating the return an investment gives you should be incredibly simple, but everyone seems to do it differently! This week, Rob & Rob give their take.

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Two brand new questions for the first 'Ask Rob & Rob' of 2017.

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The market is looking wobbly: is it best to sit on the sidelines? Or is it foolish to try to time the market? Rob & Rob give their opinion.

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Will this week's caller be better off with a hung-ho or a cautious approach? Rob & Rob share some advice.

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This week our friend Pete Matthew is back, guiding us through alternative ways to get exposure to property – without owning it directly.

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Clearly we have a bias towards property - but should bricks and mortar be the home for all your personal wealth?

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It's a piece of advice you hear a lot – but is it good advice?

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One listener wants to know what Rob & Rob's targets are for their own investments - and they're happy to answer.

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HMOs can offer big returns - but only if you buy right in the first place.

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HMOs offer a higher return, but require more work. We explore how to know if they're right for you – and how to make them run smoothly.

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This week we're discussing one of the most common ambitions of property investors: quitting their job and being full-time in property. It's something a lot of people want to do...but what is the reality like?

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Does a lack of cash have to hold you back? Can you partner with others who have funds? Rob & Rob share their opinions on what's realistic, and what's not

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There are some complicated and exotic strategies out there, but are they newbie-friendly? Rob & Rob share their thoughts.

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It's the final part of our series on creating a property strategy – in which we cover the final decisions that need to be made, and get to work!

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This week it's the second part of our strategy series – and we're diving into the pros and cons of five different investment strategies.

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A goal is pointless without a plan. We share how to put together a strategy that will get you to exactly where you want to be.

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Will you be like most people and fail by February, or be looking back next December with a sense of smug satisfaction about what you've achieved?

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Rob & Rob explain what lease options are, who might find them useful, and what challenges investors often have with them.

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Becoming a full-time investor is a dream for lots of people - but is it the right time for this week's caller?

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"Never sell" is the standard advice, but does it make sense in every situation? We explore the claim more closely.

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We all have a finite amount of cash, so how can you stretch it as far as possible? We give you a model you can use.

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Even if your portfolio is heavily weighted towards property, you can still de-risk by adding some diversification. Learn how in this episode.

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Is it really a great, easy way to make money in property? We get behind the big claims to explore the reality of what's needed to make it a success.

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This week we’re talking about what we’ve got planned for 2015! We're also giving you an idea of what you can look forward to in the next 12 months.

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Should you buy property in Scotland? A very popular topic at the minute with the vote on Scottish independence looming. Tune in to find out the answer.

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This week we’re talking about buying to sell. Why would you flip a property, and how do you make sure you avoid the risks and secure a good profit?

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This week on the Property Podcast we're treading on eggshells as we go through a list of places in the UK where we wouldn't invest.

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On The Property Podcast this week we're discussing just how valuable your time is and how it should factor into your overall ROI.

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This week we were off on holiday! Or rather, we were examining whether property lets are a good investment. Take a listen as we uncover the pros and cons.

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The last episode of 2013! So in this episode we posed a seemingly odd question: should you actually ignore your goals this coming year? Listen to find out.

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This week we're discussing why we recommed that you should consider investing in property a bit further afield and how you can go about doing it.

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This week on the Property Podcast we've got another 20 property investments for you to avoid. Tune in to find out what they are.

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This week we're showing you how to put together a Property Dreamline - and explaining what the heck a dreamline actually is. So tune in to find out.

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In this week'd property podcast we're discussing how to solve those dreaded property problems all landlords experience at some point along the way.

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In this week's property podcast we're discussing the importance of setting goals, and making sure those goals are SMART and how to achieve them.

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Want to know how to use Facebook and Twitter to your advantage to tap into a world of property knowledge? Then tune into this weeks Property Podcast.

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