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

[Bonus Episode] David Lagat - How to Buy Properties Without Syndication

October 15, 2021 Abel Pacheco Episode 190
5 Talents Podcast - How To Build Wealth Like the 1%
[Bonus Episode] David Lagat - How to Buy Properties Without Syndication
Show Notes

Our awesome guest for today is David Lagat, Chief Executive Officer and Principal of Bella Asset Management. David’s team focuses on acquiring and managing opportunistic and value-add multifamily properties, specializing in repositioning well-located assets in emerging markets. He owns an impressive portfolio in real estate, acquiring over 4,000 units without syndicating deals. David also talks about his journey coming to the United States, proving once again that this country is the Land of Opportunity. 

Listen to David and buy properties without syndication!

[00:01 - 05:20] Opening Segment

  • I introduce and welcome David Lagat
  • How many doors did he close without syndication?

[05:21 - 10:33] From Single Family to Multifamily

  • David shares his humble beginnings in real estate
  • He gives us a sneak peek of his daily life in the real estate industry
  • Ge drops a few tips to grow your real estate team the right way

[10:34 - 20:03] Capital-Raising Tips

  • David shares his reasons for investing in real estate 
  • He only came in the US to have a college diploma
    • Why he decided to stay here
  • David shares his secrets in raising capital for his deals

[20:04 - 30:44] Buying Properties Without Syndication

  • David shares his thoughts about using social media
  • What’s next for David?
    • He shares his short-term and medium-term goals
  • Why syndications would have kept him from buying 4,000 units

[30:45 - 37:57] Closing Segment

  • David’s mindset that helped him in investing in real estate
  • Connect with David
    • Links below
  • Final words from David and me 


Tweetable Quotes: 

“To me, I looked at being from a different place, different country, as an advantage.” - David Lagat

“If I want to say anything about regrets, it’s that I didn’t buy enough properties that I should have bought.” - David Lagat


Connect with David on LinkedIn or check out Bella Asset Management to work with a leading management and investment company!

Guest email: david@bellasrealtygroup.com 

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