Daren Schmidt on The Kyle Malnati Show – Real Estate Podcast (Episode #15)

Friday 9/11/2015: Daren B. Schmidt was interviewed on the September edition of the Kyle Malnati Show! Daren is an investor and real estate developer in Denver. He is the Chief Operating Officer of a local real estate company called, Allante Properties, which he co-owns with his father, Darell Schmidt. They recently completed two projects: Fitzsimons Place (99-units) and Highland Place (68-units + 11,509 SF of retail), and their next two projects include: Tennyson Place (approx. 81 class-A apartments) and Emerson Place (approx. 85 class-A apartments).

Daren oversees the day-to-day operations of Allante’s assets including construction, permitting, management, entitlements, planning, property disposition, investor relations, capital improvements and the organizational structure for Allante Properties.

In this YouTube podcast, you will learn about the following from Daren:

Entrepreneurial parents intentionally spend time with their kids in the family business
– Daren’s “Book of Truisms” for the family real estate business
– Developing the Highlands neighborhood in Denver
Millennials can learn patience from older generations
– Advice for aspiring real estate investors: Consider working for a real estate company before you purchase investment properties

Quote from the show:
“There has never yet been a man in our history who led a life of ease whose name is worth remembering.” ~Theodore Roosevelt, President of the United States of America

Daren’s Recommended Read:
With No Fear of Failure” by Tom J. Fatjo, Jr.

Kyle’s gift to Daren:
EntreLeadership” by Dave Ramsey

The Kyle Malnati Show, Episode 15, Introduction:
“Live from Denver’s Cherry Creek neighborhood, you are watching the Kyle Malnati Show. This is the show were Multifamily Matters! We are broadcasting from Stewart Title’s Cherry Creek branch, and this month’s guest expert is: Daren Schmidt. We are thankful to Stewart Title for providing us with the space to record our show today. We hope that our interview topics will be helpful to you, the apartment investor, if you’re either: 1) looking to buy your first apartment building, or 2) if you want to add to your existing rental portfolio in 2015.”

The Kyle Malnati Show, General Information:
The Kyle Malnati Show is currently broadcast monthly on YouTube. The 10-20 minute show is designed to address topics that appeal to both experienced multifamily owners and aspiring real estate investors. Each episode, Kyle offers advice that will help you maximize your rental real estate business, and he also shares his insights on how a favorite quote should relate to multifamily investors’ lives. This video show is designed to share fundamental information about apartment buildings as well as the latest trends in multifamily investments. There are several ways to watch the show. If you SUBSCRIBE on YouTube or if you FOLLOW our blog, you’ll receive an email every month with the video show post. Please share our content on Social Media through Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, etc. Thanks for tuning-in, and as Kyle likes to say, “We’ll see you around the neighborhood.”

~Kyle Malnati, Partner/Shareholder
Madison Commercial Properties
Madison & Company Properties
1221 S. Clarkson St. #410, Denver, CO 80210