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Nationally recognized real estate trainer in a very unique niche of helping property owners who own rental properties multiply their net income.
Who we are.
Alf & Jeannie Gizzo, as successful Real Estate Investors saw and fulfilled a need. They discovered a unique underserved tenant population who appreciates clean affordable housing. Alf & Jeannie have succeeded in multiplying their net rental income or cash-flow, by using an exceptional method. Now nationally recognized for there work in Colorado, they currently coach other real estate investors to maximize there net cash flow from their rental property.
Alf & Jeannie, successful entrepreneurs:
Prior to venturing into real estate full time, Alf & Jeannie Gizzo were successful business owners, operating a service franchise from 2002 to 2007, and awarded Franchise of the Year designation in 2005. They built the business from scratch in an unproven new territory and sold the franchise in 2007 for three times initial purchase price.
Alf’s corporate resume:
From 1987 to 2002 Alf Gizzo served in the capacity of Channel Marketing Manager or Director of Distribution Channel Sales for several high tech companies. His responsibilities included managing distribution, partner sales training, tracking, and achieving sales goals. Accomplishing and often exceeding corporate sales targets.
Jeannie’s corporate resume:
Jeannie was in the travel/hospitality industry for over 16 years. During much of that time she was part owner and on-site Manager of a 32 room hotel in Quintana Roo, Mexico. As Director of Operations, her responsibility was to supervise all management including a native staff of 22 and an international team of 4-6 in every aspect of hotel function and customer relations. She was Vice President of Marketing and when not on site, traveled throughout the US and Central America promoting several properties as an authorized representative of the Mexican Tourist Bureau.
What we offer.
We specialize in coaching rental property owners how to maximize their net rental income or cash flow 3 to 4 times, by renting to a unique tenant population clean affordable furnished rooms. A small 3 bedroom house can genereate up to $1,900 a month in gross income. A 4 bedroom can generate up to $2,600 a month. It adds up quickly for the property owner and offers an advantage not often afforded to individuals looking for alternatives.
Known as transitional housing, this form of housing is in great demand due to the nature of our current economy.
Foreclosures continue to increase, subsequently, forcing more individuals to seek affordable housing options. The cost of renting a small apartment may still be out of reach for some, as landlords typically demand first and last months rent up front. That is where transitional housing fills in, by renting inexpensive furnished rooms by the week or the month in a SFR, duplex or small apartment complex fully furnished and equipped. Private rooms normally rent for $100 a week and up, and some single tenants will agree to a semi-private room for $85 a week, with a $100 damage deposit.
These tenants do not sign leases, and agree to “house rules” minimizing the management time after you are up and running. Many zoning districts allow for this type of occupancy. There is one tenant population that has a great demand for this type of housing and there are government and non-profit agencies who refer tenant applicants to you for no charge. This is not section 8 housing. Why not cash in on a lucrative opportunity and at the same time supply a much needed resource?
When we first met the both of you (Alf & Jeannie) we could tell there was something about you two and especially your program. Not only was your story intriguing but your program also sounded profitable, even if one did have a mortgage on the property.
We purchased your program, manual and CD’s. On our way to Utah we listened to the CD’s. You made them easy to listen to and they were fun as we laughed yet humbly acknowledged the lives involved, and encouraging words and the inspiration that gave us the fuel we needed to dig even deeper, ask a ton of questions of both of you. You two always took the time and still do to this day in being open, frank and honest as to what and how you recommend but more importantly as to why you have a preference either this way or that, yet you still leave it up to us to decide. Your opinions and suggestions work. Mainly all based upon personal experience. This has kept us from having to learn the hard way. This truly has been the pivotal point for us as we have been able to move forward without delay or complications.
We opened a week ago, and we already have two renters. Both of these guys were referred directly from the DOC and we can already tell they’re good guys who simply need a nice place to call home. The income potential on this place even after paying the mortgage and utilities and maintenance is over $1400.00 net profit per month.
Thanks Alf & Jeannie for talking with us initially, then educating us, and through your excellent program coaching us. Your expertise, knowledge, experience and what we believe as we have is compassion to make a difference in someone’s life. The benefits are not just the money, although great and needed, it is the heart that throbs and lives with excitement knowing everyone comes out a winner in using your program.
Best of luck to you two going nationwide… it is only a matter of time because your program is thorough and well planned-out and is a make sense approach that is desperately needed in all communities.
“As a former educator who has always wanted to make a difference, I found myself looking to continue this after retirement. Thankfully, I found Alf and Jeannie Gizzo, who introduced me to the concept of renting individual rooms to people in need. This has proven to fulfill an altruistic need as well as beneficial monetarily. Imagine being able to make a difference and earn at least $1,000 profit per month. If you are a bit hesitant or cautious about this venture, you won’t be after visiting with Alf and Jeannie. They truly walk you through this process step by step. These are two wonderful and generous people who have made this calling into a profitable business for others. This will only result in more individuals being able to take advantage of convenient and affordable housing. I applaud the Gizzos for their successful efforts and program excellence.”
“Hello, my name Rayna Rodriguez, I wanted to share my story about transitional housing. My husband Gabe came home one day and said that he heard if a program out there that gave back to the community and has the ability to be profitable. I was excited and could not wait to be a part of a business opportunity that would be so rewarding and profitable. I encourage anyone who may have reservations to just take the time to learn through Alf and Jeannie. Thanks again, Alf and Jeannie for your insights on this rewarding opportunity!”
“I first met Alf Gizzo a year ago at a local REIA (Real Estate Investors Association) meeting. As a former law enforcement official and now a real estate investor, I was intrigued with Earthwalker’s plan. When laying out the business case and talking about the type of community we would be serving, the concept really appealed to me – and my wife Debra. When I was on the street as a law enforcement officer so many times I would pick someone up for breaking the law and take him in to be booked. By the time I had finished my paperwork and was back on my beat the guy was already out breaking the law again. I didn’t feel like I was making much of a difference. Maybe doing this with a rental property might just allow me to really have an effect. Alf & Jeannie have provided me with a very well thought out manual, plus great guidance and coaching. I am very happy with their program and the duplex that I’ve just remodeled in Aurora Colorado is being filled with tenants. It’s a wonderful feeling to be able to incorporate this work into my successful real estate business and earn great positive cash flow along with the personal satisfaction of knowing I have an opportunity in making difference in someone’s life.”
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