Scott Ficek, a Minnesota Real Estate broker, has been buying and managing investment property since 2001. He has purchased and sold multi and single family homes for both rentals and flips. After leaving corporate life in 2004 to pursue real estate full-time, Scott has helped 100s of clients purchase investment properties. Scott is a licensed real estate Broker for Rental Management Guys and Homefield Realty, our retail real estate company. He also runs a successful blog at investmentpropertyanswers.com
Prior to real estate, Scott was the Director of Information Technology for Caribou Coffee and Mesaba Airlines in the Twin Cities. He graduated with a Finance degree from University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and lives in Independence with his wife, Amanda, and their 3 kids.
Jesse Mausser has been a real estate professional and investor since 2008, having bought, sold, rehabbed, rented and managed hundreds of projects and properties in the Twin Cities. The one constant that seems to be present is that while every deal is unique, creative thinking, hard work, and a win-win approach can make each transaction an opportunity.
Jesse owns a rental portfolio, a property management business, & a rehab business with his rental property partners and real estate agent, Scott Ficek, that they worked with for years acquiring their rental portfolio. He continues to add rentals, property management business and buy & sell real estate. He is a licensed Realtor in the State of Minnesota and also helps friends and family whenever called upon!
Prior to getting fully immersed in real estate Jesse managed & owned a local restaurant franchise with over 20 metro locations. Planning, goal setting, and vision were all critical, but he learned that to truly succeed in this environment you need to work with smart, passionate people.
Jesse lives in Golden Valley with his wife, Sara, and their four kids. He enjoys reading, golfing and coaching his kids in youth athletics. He is also an avid sports fan, specifically baseball.
Tom Wolfe is a former elementary school teacher and graduate of St. Thomas University. After teaching for two years in China with his wife Nicole, he was with Panera Bread for 10 years in the restaurant business. Tom transitioned to Real Estate during the 2007 recession buying single family homes to rehab and rent which eventually led to self-managing of his rental units with his partners Curt Mann & Jesse Mausser and eventually starting to manage real estate for other owners through Rental Management Guys LLC.
Along with property management, Tom has been involved with over 100 “flips,” has built a home from reclaimed barn wood on the shores of Lake Superior and operates three VRBO vacation rentals up north.
Tom has lived in North Minneapolis for the past 17 years with his wife Nicole and their five children. Tom coaches youth baseball and basketball and currently claims the title of All Time QB in backyard football with over 60,000 yards passing and 207 touchdowns!
Willie Argo is a licensed real estate salesperson in the state of Minnesota. Willie has been the primary leasing agent for Rental Management Guys since he joined The Guys in the fall of 2017. He also works with his uncle, Tom Wolfe, to purchase and rehab investment properties.
Prior to his real estate career, he was an All Big Ten, Academic All- Big Ten, and All- American baseball player at the University of Illinois, where he graduated with a degree in sport management. He then went on to play minor league baseball for 6 years as a part of the Tampa Bay Rays, Seattle Mariners, and St. Paul Saints organizations before retiring in 2017.
The son of two educators, he is the oldest of six children, enjoys spending time with his friends and family, playing bad golf, and watching any sport.
Curt Mann received an environmental engineering degree from the University of Minnesota and worked in that field as a consultant to for 18 years. Driven by his interest in remodeling his own house and helping out family and friends, he began investing in rental properties in 2007 with Tom and Jesse while still holding down a “real” job. In 2015, he left the environmental engineering profession to pursue real estate investing on a full-time basis. With a background in engineering and project management, Curt oversees the maintenance program for Rental Management Guys. He continues to own rental properties with his partners and has remodeled and sold over 100 homes.
Curt and his wife, Melissa, live in Maple Grove with their two kids and two dogs. Curt enjoys coaching and watching his kids in various sports, spending time up north, skiing, traveling, and watching the Twins and Vikings.
Sarah manages our inspection program and coordinates all turnover work in between tenants.
Kallie comes to Rental Management Guys with years of experience in accounting. She previously worked for several years for one of the local food co-ops and made the move to RMG in 2018. Kallie handles all the day to day accounting. She enjoys the detailed work, problem solving and customer service aspects of her job.
Kallie enjoys hiking, biking, and any outdoor activities. Free time is always filled with family, friends and her dog, Jazzy.
Tommy is a real estate salesperson in the state of Minnesota licensed to Homefield Realty. He is also the Leasing Coordinator at Rental Management Guys, working closely with his older Brother, Willie.
Prior to his career in real estate, he graduated from St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa with a bachelor’s degree in education and earned All-Conference awards on the baseball team. After graduation he was a High School Physical Education and Health teacher for 5 years. He also coached high school wrestling and baseball during his years as an educator.
Tommy lives in Minneapolis with his wife Madelyn and their three boys. He enjoys spending time with family and friends, coaching youth sports, and playing golf.