Simon is a property investor, parent, software developer, sysadmin, self managing landlord and entrepreneur. He's a fan of learning, especially where technology is concerned and is ever hopeful that one day he'll rediscover some "quiet time"! Based in Surrey, England he's creating PropTech to save time and make life easier for property people through his PaTMa products.
October 28th, 2020 | 35 mins 14 secs
This week the chat is focussed around auctions, advertised property prices and agent fees; with a few updates thrown in along the way.
October 21st, 2020 | 40 mins 31 secs
Simon and Stuart are joined by Tom Soane to chat about some of Tom's experiences in property, from how he got started to his current projects.
October 14th, 2020 | 31 mins 9 secs
This week is a chat around asking tenants to leave, evictions and some alternative approaches to solving problems. Stuart and Simon also discuss the "tsunami" of homelessness the reopened courts are about to cause!
October 7th, 2020 | 27 mins 27 secs
Simon and Stuart chat about a recent article in the Financial Times claiming property transactions are increasing thanks to the stamp duty holiday. Show notes include a link to the source data.
September 30th, 2020 | 29 mins 39 secs
Stuart and Simon actually manage to chat about property training, without getting sidetracked. Listen to last weeks episode for the first part of the property training chat, then get the deeper dive in this episode.
September 23rd, 2020 | 25 mins 23 secs
Simon and Stuart attempt to talk about "property training" and "property courses" but accidentally end up chatting about doing your own viewings for prospective tenants and the apparent high demand for London short term lets.
September 16th, 2020 | 24 mins 10 secs
Stuart talks about his problem tenant situation and the current tenant eviction rules which seem to be the subject of weekly government announcements at the moment.
September 9th, 2020 | 27 mins 50 secs
Stuart and Simon chat about their (very) long-term goals and how their portfolios might change as they get older, perhaps even providing a form of "exit strategy".
September 2nd, 2020 | 26 mins 39 secs
Which should you buy - leasehold or freehold? Simon and Stuart discuss their experiences and evolving thinking on this important property decision.
August 26th, 2020 | 28 mins 38 secs
Updates and chat from Stuart and Simon; talking about title changes, selling and dealing with cladding on flats.
August 19th, 2020 | 27 mins 55 secs
Simon opens with his "extensive" updates before Stuart and Simon chat a little about title splitting and lots about rent-to-rent.
August 12th, 2020 | 31 mins 7 secs
This week is a deep dive into Stuart's current HMO refurbishment project.