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The Buzz

The following is a brief compilation of a small sampling of feedback received from students who have attended one of our events this year.

"No theory. All experiencial knowledge! Actually, I liked EVERYTHING." - B. Johnson rated the class 10 out of 10

"The presenters are great! The material was very useful and well structured. We loved the trip to the Mobile Home Park as I had never been in one before." - V. Trcka rated the class 10 out of 10

"Loved the examples and the dialog as well as the question and answer sessions." - A. Messarra rated the class 10 out of 10

"I liked everything. The presentation made it easy for us to learn without making costly mistakes. If I can retain/utilize 1/2 of what I've learned, then the 3 days will definately enable me to close on a park this year. Of all the seminars I've been to on Real Estate investing, this one will help me to achieve my goals and dreams. Now I have the tools and the knowledge to apply all that I have learned and to be successful." - W. Holman rated the class 10 out of 10

"This class was packed with very valuable and usable information with ride ranging usability. I was very impressed with Ryan and Jamie Smith. I learned alot about record gathering. This is where I have been lax in the past and it has cost me money and grief. Better fact gathering will save and increase my buying power. Thank you for a very enjoyable 3 days!" - L. Walston rated the class 10 out of 10

"I sat in the back of the room in awe of the amount of knowledge Ryan and Jamie Smith possess. I even texted a friend just to let him know how awesome this class is. I really liked how you talked to the students to and from the parks on the tour. Not a single minute went by that you weren't teaching us a valueable principal. We definately got our money's worth! I'm honored to call you guys my friends!" - N. Osmond rated the class 10 out of 10

"The class contained practical and hands on experience. It will help me avoid many pitfalls that I would never have known about." - B. Attaway rated the class 10 out of 10

"The information was clear and based on working knowledge. They tell you what to do and if problems occur solutions to resolve problems." - D. Jones rated the class 10 out of 10

"I liked EVERTHING! Ryan & Jamie are the very very best. Never is their a question about your talent, caring, and compassion. Especially from a guy like me. You have helped me become better in so many ways." - J. Lodge rated the class 10 out of 10

"Everything was thoroughly presented on power points plus you will follow up with email etc. to provide copies of all information presented. The future webinars to reconvene group is huge! We now have the skill set we didn't have before - now we have to get off our backside and start looking for our 1st property!" - M. Wilson rated the class 10 out of 10

"I appreciate the sharing of turnkey processes and tools for allowing us to become successful in distant markets. Your process driving training is phenomenal. So much information is a bit of a large churnk to swallow but WOW! Great stuff. Your willingness to hsare for our success is unforgetable! Thank you, thank you, thank you!" - D. Mason rated the class 10 out of 10

"The class was very hands on with a lot of information. " - C. Wilson rated the class 10 out of 10

"The amount of information about MHP's is amazing. It is almost worth taking the class again to pick up the things that you missed the first time around. Good thing they provide recorded copies of the 3 days. It is obvious that Ryan and Jamie have a great business plan that is safe, profitable, and ethical." - J. Mason rated the class 8 out of 10

"I loved everything. It was an incredibly comprehensive education!" - M. Bever rated the class 11 out of 10

"The class was very thorough and explained well." - D. Wilson rated the class 10 out of 10

"I liked all the knowledge and information Ryan & Jamie gave us!!" - B. & J. Bittler rated the class 10 out of 10

"I liked the mobile home park walkthrough and the access to all of the documentation. The class overall was awesome! Ryan & Jamie are very knowledgeable and it shows." - T. Garcia rated the class 10 out of 10

"I liked everything!" - C. Moore rated the class 10 out of 10

"1) I received all of the information required to complete a deal. 2) Enough time included for all questions 3) Visit to the parks 4) Ability to record and Ryan's video recording 5) Ability to receive copies of all materials 6) Seems like Ryan & Jamie will be willing to provide "support" with other questions during my process" - T. Nikoliev rated the class 10 out of 10

"The combination of class instruction and field visits to both owned and non-owned parks. This gives perspective to exactly what types of parks you are looking at (the star rating) relative to what situation you want to end up with. The importance of exit strategies to have in place in case these properties have to be divested. Wouthout a doubt this class will help me achieve my investment goals. " - W. Leake rated the class 10 out of 10

"I enjoyed the simplicity of the presentation. I understood all the concepts. Ryan and Jamie Smith make you feel like you are their friends, not just students. They seem sincerely interested in making sure you succeed. They did a great job!!!" - M. Leake rated the class 10 out of 10

"I enjoyed Ryan and Jamie's upfront and honest approach to explaining the business. They are very knowledgeable and do a good job explaining the concepts in a fairly simple way, which makes it easy to understand. I enjoye their presentation and positive approach to working with their students." - T. Switzer rated the class 8 out of 10

"I loved the openess and transparency. This definately is the most valuable course we have taken so far. It was great to drive by multiple parks to understand the different levels. I truly appreciated the visit at your park. It is definately a different mindset for what is fixed in a MH vs. SFH. Really good information to know. The case studies were extremely helpful. Everything was excellent!" - S. Garcia rated the class 10 out of 10

"The entire presentation filled in all the gray areas." - P. Smith rated the class 10 out of 10

"I liked how Ryan and Jamie tried to put it in language everybody can understand. I also enjoyed how they are good about the pitfalls that we can face and how they warn us of them. The creativeness that they showed us in working contracts and then acquiring properties and increasing their values is awesome." - C. Robinson rated the class 10 out of 10

"Ryan & Jamie presented all of the information in an easy to understand manner." - J. Johnston rated the class 10 out of 10

"The details were well organized. Tons of information and yet I'm sure there's more to know. Thank you so much for sharing your experiences. It helped so many of us to avoid major mistakes. Mahalo!" - K. Masrinag rated the class 10 out of 10

"The instructors were very knowledgeable, organized and create a learning environment that makes it exciting as well as fun to learn. They are inspiring and are passionate about what they are teaching us. There were so many "golden nuggets" that were incredible! Learning strategies regarding seller financing etc again are invaluable. Ryan & Jamie Smith have given us hope that we can obtain our financial goals to be able to give back in ways we wouldn't otherwise be able to!! THANK YOU! We are so thankful Ryan & Jamie have given of their time to put this together." - G. Burk rated the class 10 out of 10

"The fact that you are not just teaching, but that you give us every piece we need to succeed. Both Jamie & Ryan are totally honest and are respectful of who they are working with. I feel like this is Christmas and my Birthday rolled together with the number of gifts (Contracts, videos, forms, etc) that were given to us. When we follow the system, and EXECUTE, we will succeed!" - D. Merirer rated the class 10 out of 10

"Very thorough and organized. Loved the real life example and practical information you guys have learned. It's essentially turnkey. We just have to do it. Love all of the resources you've shared (contracts, forms, etc.). Very generous of you guys!" - R. Burdick rated the class 10 out of 10

"The highest quality training that was made fun to learn! If I never did a thing with this or any other business the money we have spent with the James Smith Company has been more than worth it all!" - L. Johnson rated the class 10 out of 10

"The step-by-step process of walking us through all procedures. I look forward to jumping in! Thank you Jamie and Ryan. I look forward to a long a prosperous relationship. You are godsend for my sister and I. One love." - C. Beckford rated the class 10 out of 10

"The thing I like the most was the information that Jamie and Ryan presented. They both kept the class very entertaining and were respectful to answer everyones questions. I also like how both practice what they preach. They're teaching something they both actually do." - P. Inthathirath rated the class 10 out of 10

"The 3-day workshop was excellent! Ryan & Jamie were both very knowledgeable and thorough in their presentation. The tour through their & other MHP was eye opening. Seeing first hand the rehab units, water and sewer lines, etc. helped seal the verbal info into my mind. Getting copies of presentations, contracts and all other documents is very generous! How can we not succeed?" - C. Page rated the class 10 out of 10

"The time that was spent taking us through some actual mobile home parks to see real world scenarios. I've done work and have experience in other types of real estate investing, but mobile home parks was a foreign concept to me and this program helped me see what a viable investment option they really are." - Roger Roth rated the class 10 out of 10

"Depth of the material presented was exceptional!" - M. Minkoff rated the class 10 out of 10

"You covered all aspects of MHP ownership and Purchasing. Great job! Made me feel like you really care about my success - THANKS!!" - R. Shuey rated the class 9 out of 10

"I wished I had this training 2 months ago! We just bought a MHP and we could have done so much better. I want to ask that another MHP Bootcamp happens so I can continue to sharpen my MHP skills." - C. Campisi rated the class 10 out of 10

"I liked how Ryan & Jamie covered the whole process from A to Z in investing in MHP's. They had solutions or answers for all of our questions. Most of all I really feel like they gave us very real and honest information that we will use. Ryan & Jamie Rock!! Thanks!" - J. Shuey rated the class 9 out of 10

"Tons of information!" - K. Heinze rated the class 9 out of 10

"I liked the instructors. They were excited and knew they material. Teaching the lessons from personal experiences were most helpful in learning the material. Always patient and focused on our questions I appreciated their effort to help." - B. Travis rated the class 10 out of 10

"The information and presentation provided is top notch! I really appreciated the plethora of information and real example. Thank you for not spending time on the motivational fluff and instead focusing on what was important and the bottom line. The many different options/strategies were very easy to get excited about! The possibilities seem to be limitless with opportunities ever present. Now I just have to find and create a deal. I truly believe that if I stay true to the strategies I will be able to duplicate the systems and results that have been explained and displayed." - J. Chase rated the class 10 out of 10

"The knowledge and experience of instructors." - M. Charbonnier rated the class 9 out of 10

"I liked the instructors. I also like the fact that the course includes continuing support. This course was well worth the money." - G. Wojcik rated the class 10 out of 10

"I loved everything. I could have saved us so much if I could have attended this bootcamp 2-3 months ago when we were buying our 1st park. " - N. Campisi rated the class 10 out of 10

"I liked the materials covered - ability to explain concepts with examples. The advice based on personal experience. The wealth of knowledge of the instructors." - C. Van Pelt rated the class 10 out of 10

"The ease of understanding for people (like me) who have very little real estate investing experience. The detail. Your willingness to share everything that has taken you years to learn and refine. Your patience with answering the same question over and over again. Your a phenomenal wealth of knowledge!" - P. Johnson rated the class 10 out of 10

"I liked all of the information! And the continuing support!" - A. Wojcik rated the class 10 out of 10

""A-Z" approach. This helped me understand all the nuances of MHP considerations and evaluations. Guest speakers, the bus tour, actual examples of deal analysis, due diligence checklists, review, having copies of all documents are going to help me!" - C. Smith rated the class 10 out of 10

"The instructors are knowledgeable in the topic and actually do it for a living. Very good class!!!" - B. Snipes rated the class 10 out of 10

"I liked that they both seem to be so knowledgeable about every aspect of the mobile home business. " - L. Snipes rated the class 9 out of 10

"The thoroughness of the information presented. Both Ryan & Jamie do an incredible job communication the information. Very down-to-earth and personable. Looking forward to using the information and forms provided on disc. Thank you!" - E. Kolmodin rated the class 10 out of 10

"Sorry, don't do 10's! Very interactive and comprehensive program. Covered most everything you could need to know to buy and sell a MHP. Lot's of "case studies" on actual transaction discussed which is great. Both Ryan & Jamie were extremely helpful!" - G. Crapanzano rated the class 9 out of 10

"Ryan & Jamie Smith sequencial, methodical knowledge base was great. The tour was a great teaching tools and the yahoo group so we can continue communication will help." - K. Lutton rated the class 10 out of 10

"I liked how straightforward Ryan & Jamie are about everything and how everything was set up and organized. " - J. Rhode rated the class 10 out of 10

"Very thorough hands on approach to making the deal. Class was informal and interactive - encouraged participation and questions. What I like about the mobile home parks program is its flexibility in generating great return on investment. Really liked the structure." - J. Roos rated the class 10 out of 10

"I liked the due diligence section" - R. Coleson rated the class 10 out of 10

"Ryan and Jamie, I just wanted you both to know how much I enjoyed our three days together. Jamie, I have been investing in real estate for as long as you have been alive, I now know more after your class than ever before. You two are absolutely amazing, and I can't wait to start putting what I have learned into action. Ryan, until we meet again, just know that I will be doing my best to keep Austin weird. Thanks again and God bless you both!" - J. Johnston rated the class 10 out of 10

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