Scott E Yancey, Managing Member/Founder
never been one for the passenger seat.
driving one of his
high-performance cars on a race track or driving a smart real estate investment forward, he's
always most comfortable with his
hands on the steering wheel.
started investing in Real Estate before he
could legally drive.
first Real Estate deal at the early age of only 14!
purchased a small second trust deed on a home in Studio City, California that earned 14% interest.
While most kids his
age were more focused on BMX bikes, video games and then cars as Scott
eventually used interest to help buy his
also learned before most kids of his
age that as a real estate investor, "Your money works for you."
went off to college he
got a job as a runner for a very successful real estate investment company.
boss, Walter J. Plumb III, told Scott
has always remembered.
Walter told Scott
, "The last three runners that worked for me all became millionaires.
didn't quite understand or believe what he
said, as Walter only used him to collect documents, maps, bank deposits and other odds and ends.
Walter pulled Scott
aside one day and suggested that he get his real estate license, take an apartment building he owned, convert it to condominiums and then sell the units with his real estate license.
A suggestion was all that was needed, and Scott
not only got his
license but made so much money his
first year that he
college career and focused on real estate full time.
is still grateful to Walter who he
no longer calls his
boss, but now his
friend, mentor and partner in Real Estate deals even to this day.
Working for years with Walter and Jon D. Quitiquit, another real estate mentor, Scott
gained considerable expertise in buying land, subdividing it and selling thousands of lots to large home builders.
As the next real estate boom ramped up, Scott
went out on his own with Walter and Jon as his investor/partners.
describes it as, 'The sky fell".
Although they were highly successful in their real estate ventures, Scott
talked to his wife Amie and they decided to heed the warning signs that builders were slowing down buying his lots and building homes and to leave the Real Estate market completely for a while.
Since then, Scott
and Amie have experienced a large measure of success in many aspects of real estate in Las Vegas, Nevada and other cities and states across the country.
However, the renovation stories that come along with the high volume Scott
does turns out to be very entertaining as well.
A&E Network television became interested in what Scott was doing.
Scott created and is an executive producer of his hit TV series "Flipping Vegas".
It turns out that having a "husband-wife" team on the program clearly creates a synergy that attracts an audience of millions of viewers and an overwhelmingly positive response to "Flipping Vegas" season after season.
has built a reputation of success in real estate, he
has taken on some new ventures.
has partnered with non-profit charitable organizations which provide homes for servicemen and women who have been wounded in combat while serving their country.
has joined forces with some of the most prominent industry leaders to share insights into the world of real estate investing.
wrote and published a book called "GO TIME".
As a Real Estate Agent with GOLIATH
, has sold more than 600 new homes since moving to Las Vegas with her
, in 2004.
As Interior Designer, she immerses herself in the architectural spirit of the home or office - which means the result is never vanilla.
unique philosophy of life is partly the product of growing up on a ranch in Canada.
Later on, she
horses (one of which she
once dyed purple) and took up riding dirt bikes.
has owned eight motorcycles, and has rolled her
sand toy four times (after which she
ain't pretty, but the radio still works.").