Jason Hartman talks with 24 year old real estate investor Ben Mizes, co-founder of Clever Real Estate, about how he got started in the business, what lessons he’s learned over his time in the industry, and what technologies he’s using to keep up with all his properties. Ben also gives a few best practice tips to those who want to get involved in real estate like he is.
[1:23] How Ben became interested in real estate
[5:23] Ben’s deal experience as he started growing his portfolio, and why his 2nd deal may have been his most important
[9:34] Ben’s thoughts on what’s happening in the real estate industry as a whole
[13:10] Best practices when managing your own properties is to make sure you make your expectations very clear with your tenants
[17:45] If you don’t do a good job with repairs it makes managing the building that much harder
[20:05] The two main technologies Ben is using for his real estate, and one hack Ben uses to allow his tenants to pay cash