Passive Wealth Strategy Show - Real Estate for Busy Pros

Real Estate Rising in Phoenix with Zach Haptonstall

November 8, 2021

Zach Haptonstall is the CEO and Co-Founder of Rise48 Equity. He Founded ZH Multifamily in 2018 and grew his portfolio to $35M. ZH Multifamily founded the organization, The Phoenix Multifamily Association “PMA” where Zach hosted 200+ members and held monthly speaking and networking events. In order to scale and add experts to the team, he retired ZH Multifamily and PMA in 2020 and Co-Founded Rise48 Equity. His professional background includes Healthcare Sales and Administration. He is the former President and Co-Owner of a Hospice Organization in Phoenix with 110+ Employees. He is also a former live television news anchor and sports reporter for Arizona PBS and co-hosted a show on Fox Sports Network Arizona.


Zach holds a Master of Business Administration from the Colangelo College of Business at Grand Canyon University, and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s in Journalism and Mass Communication from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University. He attended Colorado Mesa University on a football Scholarship his Freshman Year of College.  He has been a licensed Real Estate Agent in Arizona since 2016. He is also an official member of  the Forbes Real Estate Council, a Directors Council Member of GPEC, and is a #1 Best Selling Co-Author of “Success Habits of Super Achievers.”


[00:01 - 05:17] Opening Segment

  • Get to know Zach Haptonstall
  • What is Rise48 Equity?
  • Zach shares about their projects through the years


[05:18 - 10:18] Real Estate Rising in Phoenix

  • Where is the opportunity in the Phoenix market?
  • Phoenix is Number One with No Competition
  • Funding for Workforce Affordable Housing
  • Leveraging Local Relationships


[10:19 - 23:59] Fleeing California for Arizona

  • Everybody is fleeing California
  • Zach talks about the big tech companies in California
  • Big Data and the Future of Phoenix
  • The Greater Phoenix Economic Council
  • Phoenix Maricopa County and Phoenix Metro
  • Our Future is Serving Our Investors
    • The Future of Rise48 Equity
  • Zach shares the current focus of their company


[24:00 - 33:39] Closing Segment

  • Quick break for our sponsors
  • What is the best investment you've ever made other than your education?
    • First multifamily deal
  • Zach’s worst investment
    • A suite during the Super Bowl in Phoenix
  • What is the most important lesson that you've learned in business and investing?
    • “To not listen to other people… you have to have a warrior mindset where you don't care what other people think.”
  • Connect with my guest. See the links below.


Tweetable Quotes:

“Being local has a lot of advantages.” - Zach Haptonstall

“The fact that all these big companies are coming here, you know, is encouraging for the water situation.” - Zach Haptonstall

“Our number one goal is to serve our investors.” - Zach Haptonstall


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