This week we are joined by Ryan Smith, a mobile home park owner — founder of Elevation Capital Group.
Elevation is a respected leader in the alternative real estate investment arena and exclusively focuses on two very niched property types: manufactured housing communities and storage facilities. Through its affiliates, Elevation has acquired over $600 million worth of properties while holding interest in more than 175 assets across 30 states.
Ryan regularly shares lessons learned from the field on various podcasts and media outlets and in today’s episode, he joins us to discuss how to evaluate risk, collect rewards, and find opportunities in today’s market.
Highlights of the episode:
00:00 – Episode Intro
01:08 – Introduction of the guest
03:55 – Owning quality real estate
05:57 – Managing risks and avoiding being in the deep end
11:13 – Picking the battles
16:16 – Managing the risk
19:16 – Reaching the theoretical maximum of refinancing
22:06 – The current cap rate trends and predictions of the future
27:49 – Understanding the value of a dollar
32:58 – Closing thoughts
Connecting with the Guest
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