Real Estate Investing Mistake Turned Into Profit

In this blog I’m going to share with you one of my real estate investing mistakes, that almost cost me a couple of thousand pounds, but ended up making me just under £4,000. It was back in 2006, and I was buying lots of property from motivated sellers, buying cash through the same day remortgage with Mortgage Express. So I …

The Best Investment You Can Make

In this article, I want to tell you what I believe is the very best investment you can make. I’m going to take you back to 1994 when I had finished University. I went to Birmingham University, and graduated with a 2:1 Honours degree in manufacturing Engineering and Business Studies. I came out expecting to get a really good graduate …

Joint Venture Agreement – What You Need To Know

In this blog you are going to learn all about the meaning of a joint venture in property. So what is a joint venture agreement? Well, a joint venture is where two or more parties come together and work together for mutual benefits. For example, a property investor (person A) may find a really good property deal but run out …

Legal Advice for Purchase Lease Options

This blog is all about Legal Advice for Purchase Lease Options. Now, of course, I can’t actually give you legal advice because I’m not a solicitor. But what I can do is educate you around some of the legal advice topics involved with Purchase Lease Option Agreements. Now the first question people ask me is, “Are Options legal?“. Yes, they …

The Mindset To Be A Successful Property Investor

In this blog, I’m going to share with you one of the most important things to help you become a successful property investor, mindset.  Having  a successful property investor mindset is critically important. This is not just in property, but in anything you wish to do in life. Not having the correct mindset can make things very difficult. So what …

HMO Planning And Licensing Explained

In this blog, I want to explain to you the difference between HMO Planning and Licensing Requirements. This is a topic that people get very confused about. In fact, so much so, that it puts them off of investing in HMOs, as they do not understand the HMO regulations and requirements. That’s a real shame, because HMOs are one of …

HMO Myths

HMO Myths – 5 Myths Busted!

In this article I want to bust the five main HMO myths. That’s properties also known as Houses of Multiple Occupation. I’ve been a student HMO landlord since 1998. I meet a lot of investors who want to get into HMOs because they want the best strategies to quickly replace their income. However, a lot of people are put off …

Deal Sourcing for Beginners

This blog is all about deal sourcing for beginners. So what is deal sourcing? Well very simply, it’s about finding great property deals, either for yourself, or to sell onto another investor for a fee. I am going share exactly what makes a great deal in this deal sourcing beginners guide. One of the most important things you need to …

Finding Property Owner Information

How do I go about finding property owner information? That’s a question that I’m often asked and I’m going to answer in this blog. Now very often you might be out and about and you might see a derelict property, or a property that’s been boarded up. You then think “I wonder if there’s an opportunity there?”, and very often …

The Effects of Brexit on Property Investing

Effect of Brexit on the UK Property Market

In this blog, I want to explain what I believe will be the effect of Brexit on the UK property market. How you can prepare for that and also profit from the situation as well. Now Brexit is a complete mess. There’s no question, because of all the uncertainty, a lot of people are waiting to see what happens. Frankly, …