214: Mastering Multifamily: Navigating Real Estate Investing in Indianapolis with Hannah Ott and Cameron Benz

Big Mike Fund Podcast
Big Mike Fund Podcast
214: Mastering Multifamily: Navigating Real Estate Investing in Indianapolis with Hannah Ott and Cameron Benz

Welcome to our latest episode. In this edition, we’re excited to host guests Hannah Ott and Cameron Benz, bringing extensive experience to the table.

Hannah Ott

Vice Chairman at CBRE, leads the Multifamily team in Indianapolis. With over two decades in the Midwest, Hannah played a key role in selling 400+ multifamily properties, totaling 92,000+ apartment units and nearly $8 billion.

Cameron Benz

First Vice President with CBRE’s Indianapolis Multifamily team, overseeing the sale of 43,000+ apartment units, totaling $5.1 billion. He’s the expert in Build-To-Rent Communities, recently completing Indiana’s first BTR transaction.

In this episode, our guests delve into the intricacies of multifamily real estate in Indianapolis. They share insights on the city’s role as a thriving hub for businesses and investors. The discussion covers the impact of interest rates on property pricing, the relationship between population growth and the real estate market in Indianapolis, and the challenges presented by inflation on property values. The conversation also explores opportunities in the Midwest, highlighting a positive outlook for the future.

Whether you’re an industry expert or new to real estate, this episode promises an exploration of trends, challenges, and prospects. Tune in now for insights that will leave you informed and inspired!


00:23 – Guest Intro: Hannah Ott and Cam Benz

01:06 – Multifamily real estate experts in Indianapolis

04:11 – Indianapolis: A thriving and attractive city for businesses and investors

09:54 – The impact of interest rates on property pricing

14:41 – Population growth and its impact on the real estate market in Indianapolis

20:16 – The impact of inflation on property values and the decision to sell

25:17 – Challenges in the current real estate market

25:51 – Opportunities in the Midwest and positive outlook for the future

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Hannah Ott

Website: https://www.cbre.com/

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/hannah-ott-ccim-78590223/

Cam Benz

Website: https://www.cbre.com/

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/cameronbenz/