PROPERTY INVESTING BLOG
With George Choy & Sarah Choy
A summary of the book Living the 80/20 Way by Richard Koch and how we’ve implemented it in our lives.
I interviewed Tsen Wharton about how to fill your Serviced Accommodation properties with direct bookings, by working with the local council.
There’s been a surge in people shopping for non-essential items this week, as the retail shops opened up for the first time since lockdown. Many of these people could become unemployed within the next two months! Are they out of their minds??
I was asked “How to invest £500k” by one of my subscribers. How would YOU invest £500k for yourself? Let me know in the comments
Interview with Andrew Bartlett on how he built his £4 million property portfolio with none of his own money.
The 3 criteria you should consider before choosing a bank account for a Limited Company or LLP in the UK.
This is the easiest way to become a Millionaire.
Passive income ideas – our top 5 passive income streams to earn money, so you don’t need to rely on the income from your job.
People don’t think they can buy property in the North of the UK when they live in the South. We show you how we buy, refurbish and manage properties far away from our home. We also tell you about the recent property we bought for only £39,999.
We’ve been feeling stressed and depressed this week. It’s not been easy coping with family emotions. This is what we’ve been going through with our two small children…
You can live your dream life in lockdown. We talk about values and what we do to meet those needs in the coronavirus lockdown, and how to avoid boredom.
Our Top 3 Tips on how to Budget and Save Money for Property Investing. We’ve saved people over £12,000 in a few hours.
There are easy steps you can take to start saving fast, even if you have a low income.
Interview with Commercial Conversion expert Andrew Bartlett on his recent developments: Whitby Engine Shed to Serviced Accommodation; and conversion of a pub. Plus Live Q&A
What’s happening in the UK mortgage market due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). The downside of taking a mortgage holiday.
5 tips to Make Cash Fast during Coronavirus (COVID-19)
How the UK Mortgage market has changed due to Coronavirus (COVID-19. How it has affected UK Mortgages on Buy To Let, Commercial and Bridging Finance.
It’s not easy to stay positive during the Coronavirus. Here are the top 4 top tips you can use use to become happier and in a more positive mood whilst we’re all self-isolating at home during the Coronavirus pandemic.
Advice on what to do for your property business impacted by Coronavirus, and what we are doing for our personal finances and businesses to survive COVID-19
We share with you the costs to renovate a 2 bedroom terrace and 3 bedroom terrace house in the north and south of the UK
Different ways to increase your property investing knowledge.
How to make your property portfolio more profitable – particularly once you get to multiple properties.
This week I interviewed Paul Davies at Ramsay & White to discuss
– Buy to Let mortgage rates
– Limited Company Buy to Let mortgages
– Can you get a mortgage if you don’t have any investment properties yet?
– What options are there for landlords with multiple properties – Portfolio Landlords?
The second update on this commercial conversion in Rotherham, Yorkshire. Vestry Offices is being converted into 9 apartments. We also update you on one of our BTLs in mid-refurb.
How to reduce your property investing risk to avoid going bankrupt – a lesson we learned the hard way…
Tour of a commercial to residential conversion in Croydon – in progress. An update on one of the pensions we are transferring into our SSAS. It is also our 1 year anniversary of starting this vlog – Yay!
How you can make money from your house so you can live for free, and earn tax-free income.
Interview with Joy Savill —Estate Planning Practitioner & Property Investor— on how to reduce IHT and make sure your estate isn’t taxed twice!
Op-co Prop-co company structure finally explained with simple examples.
The top property blogs of 2019
We were so thankful to receive Touchstone Education’s Financial Freedom 2019 property award this week.
Just released — Sarah and George Choy’s property investing goals for 2020.
Conversion of a municipal building into 9 apartments in Rotherham, Yorkshire…plus what we’ve been up to in property this week.
Ltd or LLP? How to set up your property company and SIC codes.
How to set your financial freedom levels correctly, and what’s the One Thing that is holding your property investing back. Plus an update on my SSAS application.
Answers to common property finance lending questions that my mentees ask all the time
You can win at the real property game by mapping out your big game. It will motivate you and make your property business even more fun to build…
Find out where we are with getting a SSAS to buy property and how we plan to crush it with social media. Help to Buy — we answer your questions.
In this episode I talk about how to obtain your dream life. I also interview Gordie Dutfield about his property SECRETS…
Get inspired. In this episode we discuss our property achievements over the last year or so…
In this episode we reveal the winner of the Touchstone Education’s property Millionaire Maker competition 2019. We were also up in Doncaster to spend the day Mentoring a lovely group of property investors.
We were kicked out of Touchstone Education’s Millionaire Maker last week. Here’s our response…
We had to sacrifice during our journey to become Financially Free and retire at 39.
Preview of RETIRE NOW! And how we moved house so fast.
This week we became property Mentors for Touchstone Education. There’s footage from the Expert Positioning course in Italy.
After five weeks of school holidays it’s time to get back to work…
How we live a laptop lifestyle anywhere in the world, to manage our £1.7 million property portfolio.
Top Tip for your Serviced Accommodation business If you've got a Serviced Accommodation property or are thinking about getting one, you should do this. For the first time, we also share some of the items on our "Dream Board." There's also an update on the progress...
Our number one Serviced Accommodation tip, following a visit to one of the SA units we own during the summer holidays.
We take you behind the scenes of Millionaire Maker—including an exclusive interview with Paul Smith. We graduate with a very special announcement.
An update on the book we are writing and some recommended reading for your business.
This week I celebrated my birthday
These are the methods we follow to achieve our goals and dream lifestyle.
We managed to resolve a disagreement with the seller’s solicitor over stamp duty this week.
We met with a fellow Millionaire Maker, found 2 good Hotel books, and are preparing for our Retire Now webinar on how we became Financially Free
We met with the Surveyor at the hotel, wedding and conference venue we are buying. We also have an announcement on a workshop we are running.
3 tips on raising Finance for your property deals
How to enhance your Productivity and Knowledge; progress on the Hotel we’re buying; useful Mindset books
Our Q2 Board Meeting, an update on our Serviced Accommodation conversion and the Hotel we’re buying.
I was delighted to present to Glasgow property investors
Exciting News on the Hotel We Are Planning to Buy. Plus updates on the Millionaire Maker competition, and Expert Positioning course.
An update on our big property deal, and converting one of our Buy to Lets to Serviced Accommodation
This week we interview Emma Howitt about her Eco-conscious High Tech Serviced Accommodation business.
I was at the Touchstone Education Six Figure Summit in London presenting the journey of how we became millionaires and retired young.
This week we talk with developers Tobi and Toyin Ayandare converting a former bank into residential apartments
This week we show you the Commercial Property we purchased recently; we also met with one of our Property friends and there’s an update on the Engine Shed development.
In this weeks video, we share the financials on the Engine Shed, the Commercial to Residential Conversion we’re involved in.
We update you on a couple of issues following the purchase of our latest Commercial Investment Property and talk about SSAS pensions.
This week we have two big announcements to make regarding our Commercial Property and a Commercial to Residential Conversion.
Our presentation at the Touchstone Education Six Figure Summit.
How to use mentors to achieve your goals, and an update on the Commercial Property we’re buying. We are also looking at getting involved in a development.
We discuss the challenges in Touchstone Education’s Temple of Wealth.
We outline the meeting framework we followed for our Q1 Property Board Meeting offsite.
We take you to our mentoring session and discuss our deal analysis workflow.
We talk you through our Commercial Property sourcing dealflow. We also discuss how we’re developing our mindset.
This week we talk you through some business and property books we’ve found useful to help run your business, and get rich.
We discuss the changing future of Commercial Property in the UK high street.
This week we share the financials of The Engine Shed commercial conversion.
This week we’re out viewing a secret off-market Commercial Property
We interviewed Paul Smith about the benefits of buying Commercial Property. Our first blog post.