• About Ventures Realty

    Ventures 5280 LLC, dba, Ventures Realty is a real estate investment brokerage and management service company based in Fort Collins, Colorado that provides short-term rental and long-term rental consulting, management and brokerage services. 

    Our focus has shifted ove the past couple of years to maximizing ROI in the short-term rental market. Short term rentals allow investors to diversify investment holdings to hospitality produce that generates very favorable yields, from higher quality properties, that are in better locations than traditional long-term buy-hold rentals.

    As your short-term Airbnb real estate investment experts, we help discover the best short-term rental markets, source the best Airbnb investment properties, acquire or lease, furnish, and then manage the asset for maximum cash flow and equity growth.  

    Mission: To source and sponsor best-in-class real estate investment products for Airbnb real estate investors, equity partners, and syndicated real estate investment groups, while preserving capital, maximizing profitability, and minimizing risk.

  • Andy Thoms, Founder and President

    Andy Thoms has over 20 years experience in property management, real estate sales and marketing, real estate investing, mortgage banking, and luxury second home club investing and management. After 10 year in the Air Force, he graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Summa Cum Laude, with a degree in Hotel & Restaurant Management and a minor in Property Management. Early in his career he was responsible for managing a portfolio of over 1000 SFR and condo units in Minneapolis/St.Paul. Mr. Thoms also managed over $1 billion in SFR residential mortgage production as a Regional Manager with Wells Fargo from 1995 to 2005. He obtained his Colorado real estate license in 2006 and has completed over 150 real estate investment transactions both domestically and internationally. He resides in Old Town Fort Collins with his wife of 20 years and family and commutes to the Emerald Coast of Florida where he manages short and long term real estate funds. He enjoys adventure, travel, family, friends, and living life to the fullest. 

    Email: Andy@AndyThoms.com |

    Cell: (970) 420-8216

  • Virtual Assistant - Angelina Lugasi

    Angelina provides administrative support for all real estate and management services for Ventures Realty and various funds under management. She plays an instrumental supporting role in sales, management, and marketing for Ventures 5280 LLC affiliated businesses. 


  • Cynthia Finkenbinder - CFO

    Cynthia Finkenbinder is the CFO for Ventures 5280 LLC and various affilliated business ventures. She holds a bachelor's degree in Accounting and Phsychology along with an Associates in Business Adminstrative. Working for professional football players early in her career,, she developed specialized skills for mastering multi-state tax planning and preparation services in 26 states and 6 countries. She uses her specialized expertise in real estate tax planning, small real estate funds, and multi-state investments for compliant tax planning, bookkeeping, and accounting services for Ventures 5280 LLC. 

  • William Bronchick, Bronchick & Associates, P.C

    William Bronchick is a nationally-known attorney, author, and speaker. Mr. Bronchick has been practicing law since 1991, having been involved in over 3,000 real estate and business transactions. He has authored several real estate and business books, including, “Flipping Properties“, which was named one of the ten best real estate books of the year by Tribune Media (owner of the Chicago Tribune and hundreds of newspapers across the Country). William Bronchick’s articles appear in newspapers, magazines and journals nationwide, including Forbes.com. He has appeared as a guest on numerous radio and television talk shows, such as CNBC Power Lunch, 9 News Denver, and Fox31 News Denver. He has also been featured in Money Magazine, USA Today, CNN Money, the Wall Street Journal Online, Investors Business Daily, New York Newsday, the Los Angeles Times and the Denver Business Journal. He is admitted to practice law before the bars of New York and Colorado and is a licensed real estate broker in Colorado. William Bronchick provides real estate investment securities compliance services, and transactional counsel for Ventures 5280 LLC, their affiliated companies, and real estate funds.