Award Winning Non Profit Real Estate Investing Club

Serving Greater Orlando & Central Florida For Over 25 Years

 

 

Central Florida Realty Investors Association, Inc.

 

What's Up Next With CFRI?

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for more information about CFRI's August 1 class.

  

Are you looking for a real estate investment association that will help you learn more about real estate investing? CFRI has been serving the Central Florida area for almost 25 years. Our membership includes investors in Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Lake, Sumter, Volusia, Brevard County, Polk, Flagler, and the surrounding counties around the Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, and Melbourne areas.

Whether you are just starting out in real estate investing, or are working on your hundredth deal, Central Florida Realty Investors can help you learn more, make more, and have more fun doing it. At our Real Estate Investing Association you’ll learn:

  • How to responsibly make money in real estate investing
  • How to become financially independent and build long-term wealth through real estate
  • How to use OPM (Other People’s Money) to accumulate a fortune over time
  • How to avoid the pitfalls that typical “landlords” fall into when they don’t have the knowledge to profit from opportunities disguised as problems
  • And so much more!

For questions, please contact CFRI at (407) 328-7773.

JOIN US AT OUR GENERAL MEETING

Edgewater High School • 3100 Edgewater Drive, Orlando

   

Join us the first Wednesday of each month at 6:00 pm. Great location with free parking!Click for Map & Directions to Edgewater High School
Get your FREE GUEST PASS to our next General Meeting here!

CFRI Mission Statement

Central Florida Realty Investors, a not for profit business association, is dedicated to promoting ethical real estate investing and to protect and promote the best interest of our membership through educational and networking opportunities as well as community, legislative and public relations.

Are You Ready To Join CFRI? It's Easy To Do and Joining Can Really Jump Start Your Real Estate Career!
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One of the primary benefits of being a CFRI member is the Home Depot Customer Reward program. Once you register, Home Depot will track your purchases. Every 6 months, you will receive a rebate in the form of a Home Depot gift card for 2% of your purchases, as long as you make $1,250 in purchases every six months. Another benefit for CFRI members is to use the CFRI phone number - 407-328-7773 - at check out to save 20% on 1 gallon and 5 gallon paint purchases. Sign up for this important benefit today by completing this Home Depot Customer Reward Program Registration Form.

 

Another benefit of being a CFRI member is the Office Depot Discount Program. Click the Office Depot logo to the left or click here and download the Office Depot discount card, along with the Office Depot Discount Program information.

 

CFRI welcomes its members to make submissions to be featured at a monthly CFRI General Meeting as a Deal of the Month. Deals of the Month are one of the most important educational tools we offer at the General Meeting and, certainly among the most entertaining. While not all submissions will go on to become a Deal of the Month, we appreciate your taking the time to share your deal with us and, possibly our membership. Please click here to get started.



Central Florida Realty Investors Association is a real estate club serving cities around the Orlando area including Ocoee, Apopka, Sanford, and Kissimmee FL.  The headquarters of our real estate investor association is in Casselberry Florida.  We have county chapters that meet throughout the month in most of the surrounding counties.  Our Orange County Chapter meets near downtown Orlando which includes areas around Ocoee, Winter Garden, Winter Park, and Maitland.  Our Seminole County Chapter meets the needs of our members in cities like Oviedo, Winter Springs, Longwood, Altamonte Springs, and Lake Mary.  

Our Osceola County Chapter assists investor club members in St Cloud, Poinciana, as well as Polk County members in Lakeland, Davenport, Winter Haven, Bartow, Haines City, Lake Wales. Even some Tampa real estate investors attend.   We also have a Lake County Florida chapter group that meets in Clermont and draws members from Leesburg, Eustis, Mount Dora, Groveland, Tavares, the Villages, and up to Ocala.  The Volusia CFRI Chapter meets in Daytona Beach each month and draws people from Ormond Beach, Port Orange, New Smyrna Beach, Deland, Debary, Deltona, Lake Helen, and Orange City.  Investors from Flagler County, Palm Coast, and Bunnell also attend this meeting.  

We have a great Brevard County Chapter which helps members in Titusville, Cocoa Beach, Merritt Island, Rockledge, Melbourne, and Palm Bay.  Our club is for all real estate investors big and small including landlords, transaction engineers, rehabbers, wholesalers, and of course the fix and flippers.  We also have many business vendors including mortgage lenders, title companies, real estate brokers and Realtors (R), contractors, attorneys, appraisers, and all sorts of similar trades.  

Smaller groups help people interested in buying foreclosures, short sales, entity structuring, asset protection, landlord tenant, real estate investing, self directed IRAs, and more. Come join us at the next meeting of Central Florida Realty Investors in Orlando, Florida and learn to invest in real estate from your local club. 

 If you are a CFRI member, please log into the member area
using your email address that CFRI has on file.
 If you do not have an email address on file or if you don't remember your email address,
please send an email to Buffie at executive@cfri.net
 

Photo credit – Downtown Orlando photo provided by OrlandoAerial.com

Links: National REIA - National REIA University

National REIA Chapter

 

 

Todays Events

Business/Tax Strategies Focus Group
The Topic for the July 29 Business/Tax Strategies Focus Group meeting is "Social Media for Real Estate Investors" with guest speaker Vincent Gerace. As social media is the great marketing tool of the 21st Century, you won’t want to miss this meeting.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM

Featured Events

CFRI Volusia County Chapter
The non-member admission fee of $10 per person can be applied to CFRI membership if joining within 2 days of attending and proof of payment is provided. Contact CFRI office for details at 407-328-7773 or administrator@cfri.net
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
No Cash! No Credit! NO PROBLEM
What if there was a way to do no limit investing? There is and its TOPS! Learn about TOPS by registering for No Cash! No Credit! NO PROBLEM with Augie Byllott.
Saturday, August 01, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM
August General Meeting with Guest Speaker John Hyre
August 5th General Meeting features Attorney, Accountant & Investor John Hyre with "Bookkeeping Basics in QuickBooks and Tax Planning for RE Investors!" Serving all of Central Florida. Guests attend for $20 per meeting, members are free!
Wednesday, August 05, 2015
Time: 5:15 PM
Print a FREE Guest Pass (First Time Attendees)
Basic Bookkeeping for REI and How to Invest RE via an IRA or 401(k)
Saturday All Day Seminar. John Hyer, Accountant, Attorney and Investor, will present Basic Bookkeeping for REI and How to Invest RE via an IRA or 401(k).
Saturday, August 08, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM

Upcoming Events

Advanced Investors Focus Group
This group requires a special application. Experienced investors meet for lunch weekly to network, buy, sell, and share experiences.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM
Commercial & Land Development Focus Group
CFRI Members Only Focus Group. Explores land development and different aspects of commercial investing.
Monday, August 03, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
Money 101 Focus Group
CFRI Members Only Focus Group. Identify and explore how alternative (non-bank) money can work for a "clearing house" of funding ideas.
Tuesday, August 04, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
Business Member Vendor Table Sign Up for August 5, 2015 GM
VENDOR TABLE SIGN-UP FOR AUGUST 5, 2015 Attention Business Members - Renting a vendor table allows you more space to display your flyers and brochures and gives you the opportunity to personally interact with attendees.
Wednesday, August 05, 2015
Time: 5:15 PM
Advanced Investors Focus Group
This group requires a special application. Experienced investors meet for lunch weekly to network, buy, sell, and share experiences.
Thursday, August 06, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM
Tax-Deferred RE Investments Focus Group
CFRI Members Only Focus Group. Saving money earned in real estate transactions through tax savings, self-directed IRA''s and 1031 exchanges.
Thursday, August 06, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
Women Investors Focus Group
CFRI Members Only Focus Group. To encourage and support WOMEN ONLY in education, networking opportunities.
Monday, August 10, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM
CFRI Osceola County Chapter
CFRI's Osceola County Chapter monthly meeting. Free for CFRI members and $10 for non-members.
Monday, August 10, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
CFRI Seminole County Chapter
CFRI's Seminole County Chapter monthly meeting. Free for CFRI members and $10 for non-members.
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
CFRI New Member Orientation
New Member Orientation is designed to give members a better understanding of our organization and how to make the most of their membership. Business Member Orientation begins at 6:30 and General Member Orientation begins at 7:00.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
CFRI Lake County Chapter
CFRI's Lake County Chapter monthly meeting. Free for CFRI members and $10 for non-members.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
Quick Start for Real Estate Investors Focus Group
You will learn about the basics of real estate investing at this Focus Group.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Time: 7:30 PM
Advanced Investors Focus Group
This group requires a special application. Experienced investors meet for lunch weekly to network, buy, sell, and share experiences.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM
REI Talk
CFRI's take on the Ted Talk. Two speakers will give a 20 minute presentation followed by 10 minutes of Q & A. A lively discussion will follow the speakers for 30 minutes. Cocktails afterwards. Members must register to find out the meeting location.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM
CFRI Members Only After Hours Networking Focus Group
CFRI Members Only After Hours Networking Focus Group. Providing CFRI members with a Friday evening business networking opportunity in a casual setting. Members must register to find out the meeting location.
Friday, August 14, 2015
Time: 5:30 PM
“Investing in Tax Deeds & Tax Liens”
Sandra Edmond presents "Investing in Tax Deeds & Tax Liens." Learn how to make money on houses even after someone else buys them. Make your reservation TODAY!
Saturday, August 15, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM
Landlording & Property Management Focus Group
CFRI Members Only Focus Group. Explores different aspects of owning and managing rental properties. Please scroll down for more information.
Monday, August 17, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
CFRI Brevard County Chapter
CFRI's Brevard County Chapter monthly meeting. Free for CFRI members and $10 for non-members.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
Foreclosures, Short Sales, & More Focus Group
CFRI Members Only Focus Group. Different investing techniques focusing primarily on Foreclosures, Short Sales and REOs.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
CFRI Orange County Chapter
CFRI's Orange County Chapter monthly meeting. Free for CFRI members and $10 for non-members.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Time: 5:30 PM
Advanced Investors Focus Group
This group requires a special application. Experienced investors meet for lunch weekly to network, buy, sell, and share experiences.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM
QuickTurn / Flipping Focus Group
CFRI Members Only Focus Group. Explores the basics of rehabbing.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM