Our Story

Goliath Property Academy (formerly Goliath Sourcing Academy) started life as a deal packaging training company back in 2015, following lots of requests for Mark to educate people in what he was doing (running his own successful property consultancy). 

Over the years, Goliath has leveraged Mark’s wealth of property industry expertise and created numerous strategy based courses in topics such as Rent to Rent, Lease Options and Assisted Sales as well as the more “traditional” strategies such as buy to let, buy refurbish, refinance and flips. 

Now , Goliath focus on helping you build a property business sourcing deals for your own portfolio first and package the deals you don’t want second! 

And all this is done by leveraging other people’s money so you can start building your own portfolio no matter how much you have saved in the bank.

Our Mission

“Help you build a property business to achieve your financial & lifestyle goals.”

Whether it’s through education and support via our “Do It Yourself” and “Done With You” offers or becoming your marketing partner via our “Done For You” Agency, our mission is always to ensure you are building the right property business to hit your goals.

Meet the Team

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Mark Dunsmore

Founder & Property Expert

With 17 years in the property industry, the last 8 of which running his own business, there’s not much Mark doesn’t know about the residential property sector! 

Starting his career as a Trainee Lettings Negotiator in 2005, Mark went on to expand his skills across all the residential disciplines before finishing his “employed” career as an Area Manager for the largest corporate agency brand in the UK. 

Mark went on to launch Goliath Property Solutions in 2014, a property consultancy service offering homeowners an alternative to traditional property agency and investors a ‘hands off’ portfolio building service specialising in the north of England. 

Favourite thing to do when not working: Play Golf (and spend time with my family – if my wife’s reading) 

Favourite holiday destination: Cancun, Mexico

Favourite inspirational / motivational quote: “If you do what you love, you’ll never work a day in your life”

Karina Romano

Video Editor & Graphic Designer

I started my career in 2014, and I’ve always loved working with communication.

Ever since being in high school, I’ve been fascinated with video editing, blogging, and graphic design.

In my free time, I love hanging out with my family, watching TV shows (I prefer the criminal ones), and spending time with my dog Shelby.

Favourite thing to do when not working: I like to study and play with the family’s kids. I love them. Sometimes I think I’m still a kid with bills to pay

Favourite holiday destination: We usually go to the beaches on holidays to have a barbecue, mainly in Rio de Janeiro.

Favourite inspirational / motivational quote: I don’t have any motivational quotes, but I believe we always have room for improvement as humans and learn different things

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Ivan Mateev

Paid Media Specialist

I started my freelance career in November 2017. Since then, I have had more than 50 projects in various niches related to digital marketing and sales.Most of the implemented projects were related to chatbots and targeted advertising on Facebook and Instagram.

Since 2020, I also have been working as CEO of Targetorium, an international school of advertising and marketing.

Favourite thing to do when not working: Making content for my IG, Meeting with friends, playing PlayStation, Doing sports, and discovering something new

Favourite holiday destination: After 2021 it’s capitals or big cities in the EU. I fell in love with Nazare last winter

Favourite inspirational / motivational quote: “Success is not final, and failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts” Winston Churchill

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Eva Morales

Customer Support

“Eva here from Goliath’s Support Team”, that’s how I sometimes open my reply to our support emails.

I love being in this position as I know that at the end of every work day, I am sure to have helped someone in one way or another.

Favourite thing to do when not working: Spending time with family and friends

Favourite holiday destination: Anywhere with beautiful beaches & nice sunsets

Favourite inspirational / motivational quote: “Positive thoughts are not enough. There have to be positive feelings and positive actions”