5 Talents Podcast - How To Build Wealth Like the 1%

Ben Suttles - $100M in Assets Under Management; Invest Better with Real Estate

December 07, 2020 Abel Pacheco Season 1 Episode 56
5 Talents Podcast - How To Build Wealth Like the 1%
Ben Suttles - $100M in Assets Under Management; Invest Better with Real Estate
Show Notes

Let me disrupt you with what you’re doing because I bet you can’t miss this episode. Our guest for today is Ben Suttles, Co-founder and Managing Partner at Disrupt Equity. Ben has been an entrepreneur for 15 years, starting at sales in the IT industry. His experience in sales and management led him to a successful career in commercial real estate, helping Disrupt Equity acquire and manage assets worth $100 million.

Let’s listen to Ben’s story to learn real estate better and help yourself have a successful real estate career as well!

[00:01 - 08:53] Opening Segment

  • Let’s get to know Ben Suttles
  • What’s Ben doing right now? 
  • His path to real estate

[08:54 - 20:00] Confidence and Motivation  

  • Ben tells us what it takes to raise money
  • Find out why multifamily investing is relevant today
    • It’s found in the hierarchy of needs
  • Leaving your regular job for real estate

[20:01 - 29:02] Project Management in Steroids

  • “Burning ships” is inevitable
    • Find out why
  • Real estate investing is project management in steroids

[29:03 - 41:02] Invest Better with Real Estate

  • Don’t miss Ben’s nuggets to be successful in real estate! 
    • Network even if you’re a passive investor
    • Learn to underwrite deals on your own 
  • Overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Find out why real estate is a safer investment than stocks 

[41:03 - 48:53] Closing Segment

  • Connect with Ben. Links below
  • Ben talks about Disrupt Equity’s growth 
  • Final words from Ben and me

Tweetable Quotes:

“When you’re raising money, it’s all about confidence. You have to know your deal. You have to know your numbers.” - Ben Suttles

“Just get out there and take action. It’s not gonna be perfect. You’re not gonna know all the things that are gonna happen.” - Ben Suttles

Resources Mentioned:


Email Ben at ben@disruptequity.com or call 832.264.8052. Connect with him on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Instagram. Also, visit their website and their social media channels: LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube. Check out Disrupt Management, Peak Financing, and Strategic Insurance Group to learn more. 

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