Uncontested Investing - How High Level Relationships Will Dictate Success with Hameto Benkreira

Uncontested Investing Podcast - June 11, 2024

Welcome to another engaging episode of Uncontested Investing! Today, we have the pleasure of chatting with Hameto Benkreira from PadSplit. Hameto shares his unique journey from being a Fulbright grantee in Indonesia to his current role in the tech and real estate space. We dive deep into his experiences with startups, the importance of taking calculated risks, and how these lessons translate into real estate investing. This episode is packed with insights on learning by doing, leveraging your existing skills in new industries, and the critical role of mentors in any investment journey.


Key Talking Points of the Episode

[00:00] - Introduction and welcome with Hameto Benkreira.

[01:10] - Hameto shares his experience as a Fulbright grantee in Indonesia.

[02:45] - Discussing the importance of getting out of your comfort zone and its impact on professional growth.

[03:55] - The transition from working in startups to the real estate sector.

[05:30] - The significance of confidence and competence in new ventures.

[07:10] - How mentors have shaped Hameto's journey and his advice for finding mentors.

[10:40] - Introducing the Money Making Minute segment: minimum viable product in tech and real estate.

[12:00] - Practical steps for market research and room rentals.

[14:15] - Importance of networking in real estate investing.

[17:00] - Hameto's personal journey into real estate investing.

[18:50] - Discussion on adapting to market changes and PadSplit’s niche in room rentals.

[24:10] - The importance of working with experienced property managers in room rentals.

[28:00] - Hameto's passion for tennis and how it recharges him.


Website: PadSplit https://www.padsplit.com/

Website: RCN Capital https://www.rcncapital.com/podcast