John Howard is one of the most accomplished property developers, traders and investors in the UK today (hence his title as ‘The Property Expert’ within the industry). John’s experience spans 4 decades where he has purchased and sold over 3,500 houses, apartments and developments within the UK. His developments range from hotels, to large scale projects, to residential houses. John is also director and shareholder of various property management companies, financial service providers and estate agencies. His one-day educational seminars across the UK are an incredible opportunity to learn from his extensive breadth of knowledge and experience. We are delighted to have John as an official contributor to Property Forum.
Paul Mahoney is the Founder & Managing Director at Nova Financial Group; an industry leading property investment and financial advice group offering an end to end advisory service for Buy to Let property investors; www.nova.financial . Paul is a serial entrepreneur, published author, Property TV show and podcast host, keynote speaker and property expert/commentator as well as a qualified financial planner and mortgage advisor who specialises in property investment. He and his advisory team have many decades of experience in the property industry and have assisted thousands of investors in the UK and abroad on how best to achieve their lifestyle and financial goals through property investment.
A natural leader and communicator; Tony is a creative freethinker who motivates and mobilises people to achieve their goals. Not afraid to challenge the status quo, Tony has a track record as an innovator and disrupter including embedding mortgage brokers in estate agents, helping set up the UK’s first mainstream fee-based financial planning business, and co-founding the UK’s first deregulated law firm. An active networker and accomplished public speaker delivering keynote addresses at the Chartered Insurance Institute, the Personal Finance Society and Lincoln’s Inn, with his direct no-nonsense delivery Tony is a regular commentator and panellist appearing with Andrew Neil, Iain Duncan-Smith, Kate Faulkner and David Smith (Economics Editor of The Sunday Times). Tony has written for the Daily Telegraph, The Times, Professional Broker, Counter Terror Business, Landlord Investor Magazine and others.
On June 1st 2015 Michael and his team and launched Property TV, the Uk’s only television channel dedicated to property. The blend of entertainment and informative content on the channel ensures a wide range of viewers from the general public to property industry professionals. This in turn creates a unique platform for their commercial partners which currently include large brands such as BT, Google. They build trust and authority among their audiences, delivering the right environment for advertisers and sponsors, while also providing a highly valuable opportunity for commercial partners and those working within the industry to raise their own professional profile.
Liz Rowlinson is a journalist who has covered overseas property for over 15 years. After eight years at the Daily Mail, where she commissioned edited the property section for a stint she travelled the world to freelance for all the national newspapers and various magazines during the last property boom. Five years ago she became Editor of A Place in the Sun magazine, a role she still has, alongside covering international property for other print and broadcast media..
Jenny Hammond is a presenter for Asset TV (partner of Bloomberg), hosting their masterclasses and news updates which are followed by a global community of 400,000 investment professionals. Considered a leading voice in financial media, Jenny also frequently appears on Tip TV’s Investment Show, This is Money’s property show and Property TV’s (Sky 198) Property Panorama. She was also one of the launch anchors at Russia Today, the first China correspondent for Press TV – where she created and directed the bureau and had her own daily lifestyle show on ICS, Levant TV and gbtimes.