“Some men see things as they are and ask WHY? I dream things that never were and ask, WHY NOT?” – Robert Kennedy
On this episode, Jake and Gino talk with Kris Benson. Kris is a managing principle at Reliant Investments, a subsidiary of Reliant Real Estate Management, a top 30 operator in the self-storage space. Kris oversees investor relations and equity contributions for Reliant’s portfolio expansions.
Kris shares how he left his job and started with his real estate business eventually getting into self-storage real estate. While listening to a podcast, he was struck by the words: Risk is the tariff paid to leave the shores of predictable misery. Kris’ risks have paid off as he has charted his own course while building Reliant into an institutional quality investment platform.
The key takeaways from the Podcast include the following: