In 1984, Augusto began his career with the acquisition of 100 acres in Sedona, Arizona. He successfully developed and sold this acreage as fully improved residential lots. From here he went on to acquire, develop and sell many additional parcels of land around the state.
In 2012, Augusto, his wife Fabi and their partner Cheryl Levinson founded New Concept Homes, a company which builds and remodels homes in the Phoenix metropolitan area. As General Contractors they assist their clients remodel their homes and as real estate agents they work with clients in the acquisition of new properties and in the sale of their current homes.
Augusto has a civil engineering degree from Concordia ,in Montreal, Canada and a Master in Business Administration from Arizona State University.