30 episodes

Welcome to Building on Solid Foundations podcast with your host Dan Hulbert who will reveal the truth and realities of getting on in Property, Construction and Business.

Taking you on a personal journey with the highs and lows warts and all.

Dan will share practical real-life situations and solutions based on his own experience as well as that of his mentors and expert guests.

This podcast is about helping you lay the fundamental blocks to build on solid foundations.

Building on Solid Foundation‪s‬ Dan Hulbert and Gary Sandford

    • Entrepreneurship
    • 5.0 • 27 Ratings

Welcome to Building on Solid Foundations podcast with your host Dan Hulbert who will reveal the truth and realities of getting on in Property, Construction and Business.

Taking you on a personal journey with the highs and lows warts and all.

Dan will share practical real-life situations and solutions based on his own experience as well as that of his mentors and expert guests.

This podcast is about helping you lay the fundamental blocks to build on solid foundations.

    Student Housing with Neil Chaudhuri

    Student Housing with Neil Chaudhuri

    After retiring from golf, Neil turned his focus to property. With his attention to detail and strong work ethic, Neil has helped Vogue Abode Properties grow from strength to strength. In a short space of time, Neil has had the privilege of being nominated for and winning multiple awards in property and is a regular guest on property podcasts and various property publications.

    • 51 min
    Management and Maintenance

    Management and Maintenance

    Dan and Gary dive deep into the things people forget about when it comes to building a solid portfolio and they are Managing your properties and maintaining them. They will cover managing yourself or getting an agent to do it for you, especially continuing on from last week's episode of remote investing and also things you should be doing to maintain your property but also what you can do to make maintenance easier. 

    • 25 min
    Should I stay? or Should I go?

    Should I stay? or Should I go?

    Do you invest remotely or do you invest locally, this is the question? Today's show is digging into this subject with warts and all sharing pitfalls and tips to help you make up your mind on what to do. 

    • 19 min
    Free advice is worth every penny

    Free advice is worth every penny

    Free advice is worth every penny! Is this phrase just something that is banded about or is it really true? In this episode Dan and Gary discuss this saying and dive into the world of FREE content and advice. What their thoughts are and How it works for them.  

    • 18 min
    Create the plan, focus on the journey with Mark Fitzgerald

    Create the plan, focus on the journey with Mark Fitzgerald

    Mark has been a successful Manager in his Corporate life before following his dream of being an Entrepreneur, he runs a successful Rent 2 rent business and also a lettings agency in South Yorkshire and the North East called POD-LETS. He was a member of Simon Zutshi mastermind 27 where he was a top performer and overall winner, Mark and Tim are the co-hosts of The Great North pin networking event too.

    • 52 min
    The Refurb Makes or Breaks the Deal

    The Refurb Makes or Breaks the Deal

    The refurb makes or breaks the deal, yet so many people leave it to chance or put way too much trust into the builder too early, this my friends is a recipe for disaster. In this episode Dan and Gary go into the costs and other things to consider whether you are going into a Refurbishment, Conversion or New Build. Each area is different and you should get to know your stuff in whatever you decide to do as a strategy.  

    • 42 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

Jamie Property Panda ,

Great podcast with some useful tips and tricks

Great podcast with some useful tips and tricks recommended for anyone wanting to grow there property business

JPJ001 ,

Excellent property podcast

I'm really enjoying listening to the Building on Solid Foundations podcast, Dan brings a huge amount of enthusiasm and it's great to hear Andy's experience and approach. Keep up ther good work guys!

RosiePosie1992 ,

Great knowledge and insight

We are working with Dan currently - he has so much knowledge to share on the construction side and property generally. He takes a very practical approach which you can see in this podcast. Well worth a listen!

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