Set and Forget: Why Sam Elbanna Doesn’t Sell His Properties

This episode meets Sam Elbanna – CEO of CPM Realty – who shares how he began his property investing when he was only 18 and ran his first company while studying, and followed his passion for project marketing to form and build his own realty company over the last 21 years.

From menswear to realty, listen on as he recounts his journey and the lessons he has learnt as an investor as well as how he built his wealth from not selling his properties!

'I hate to say it but I was young and I was dumb and I was conned' - Sam Elbanna

In this episode, here’s what you’ll learn:

  • 01:30

    How Elbanna got into project marketing.

  • 02:11

    How Elbanna balances his professional and personal life day to day.

  • 03:25

    Elbanna’s childhood and what brought him his first taste of success.

  • 04:45

    The importance of having a degree to set himself up for his future career in property.

  • 05:31

    Elbanna’s career before property and what led to his decision to move into property.

  • 07:14

    How Elbanna gained the experience to start his own realty.

  • 08:36

    Elbanna’s sources of inspirations.

  • 09:43

    Elbanna recounts his journey of building his portfolio at such a young age.

  • 14:15

    What Elbanna looks for in potential property.

  • 16:46

    Despite the success of his career, Elbanna still faces challenges

  • 20:00

    The highlight of Elbanna’s career.

Show Notes and Credits:

Thanks a million for checking out this episode! Below are the websites and other tidbits that were mentioned in today’s podcast with Sam Elbanna. If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment below and I’ll respond right away!


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This episode was produced by Alex Cooper with narrations and interviews conducted by Tyrone Shum.

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