MEET THE FLAT FEE TEAM

Michael Velasco

Team Leader

With over 14 years’ experience and over 1000 closed transactions, Michael is a leader in the industry. In 2009, 2010 and 2011, Michael closed over 240 transactions per year. His resume includes property management experience, legal expert witness courtroom experience, property rehabilitation and flip projects, contract for deed and alternative financing expertise, extensive experience with Short Sales and REO property working from some of the largest banks in the country including Fannie Mae, Countrywide, Bank of America, and Chase.

In seeing a shift in the real estate market in 2012 he started the Redefy franchise in Phoenix. In 3 short years with Redefy, he lead a startup company to the #22 Real Estate Team in the state, closing over 350 homes in 2016. After a corporate buyout with Redefy in 2017, Michael saw My Home Group as an amazing new Real estate Company with terrific innovation and leadership. Michael has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Colorado Christian University. Michael Resides in Ahwatukee!

Cindy Valadez

team leader

Cindy began her career with Century 21, nearly 20 years ago. With hundreds of closed transactions Cindy has the experience that sellers and buyers can trust in. Cindy has a servants spirit and always goes out of her way to give concierge service. After 20 years in the business she loves it more and more each day. Cindy has a Bachelor’s degree from NAU, and resides in Gilbert AZ.

Melissa Arias

Transaction Coordinator

With an extensive professional background in Business, Customer Service and Sales, Melissa Arias brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Flat Fee Team AZ. After obtaining her MBA, she taught courses on Business Communications for Park University and BYU. Prior to that, she managed projects, created training programs and advised students. Helping others has always been important to her. Now she is transferring all of her knowledge to the world of Real Estate. As a proud member of Flat Fee Team AZ, she will continue to work hard bringing outcomes beyond expectations in service of our amazing clients. When she is not helping people, she can be found Paddle boarding, hiking or spending quality time with her family.

Amanda DiStasio

REaltor

Amanda finally followed her passion for real estate in 2015 becoming a licensed REALTOR® in her native state of Arizona. She went on to receive her license in Texas so she is currently active in both states. Amanda has closed over a million in transactions both as a listing and buyer’s agent and is a wealth of knowledge and brings a sense of calm to her clients as she guides them through the process. After being blessed with her first daughter she wanted to reinvent herself focusing on her passion and has been enjoying a very successful career ever since. She resides in Surprise, AZ and enjoys being a Mom to two beautiful little girls, amazingly proud of her life and loves what she does. She has said that one of the greatest and unexpected benefits of real estate are the relationships she has forged with those trusting her and allowing her to share with them one of the happiest aka stressful moments in their journey called life. Her catchphrase…”Let’s have a celebration at the closing table!!!”

Julie Rogers

realtor

Julie Rogers is an Arizona Realtor that has been selling homes throughout the valley since 2006. Her passion and love for the business comes from her mom who became a Realtor after retiring from the Airlines, and that passion continues to grow stronger with every transaction she closes knowing she has helped someone find their dream home. She has excellent customer service skills, and she makes every real estate transaction her top priority, as well as an opportunity to build relationships and trust in her clients. Julie resides in Litchfield Park AZ with her family and two dogs.