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  1. Membership

Central Florida Realty Investors (CFRI) meets the needs of investors who are just starting out, and those who have completed hundreds of deals. As a non-profit organization, our sole purpose is to help you learn more, earn more, and have more fun doing it! We have two membership classifications: General Membership and Business Membership.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP
General Membership is designed for the real estate investor is looking to learn more about the field and wants to increase their networking and educational opportunities. As an association who has served Central Florida for over 25 years, you can rest easy knowing that we’ll be here to support you every step of the way.

At CFRI, you can enjoy substantial discounts on seminars, workshops, and conferences. With over 20 County and Focus Group meetings monthly, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to meet and network with others who are actively investing in real estate.

Most of our long-time members will tell you that they met their partners and associates at a CFRI meeting! How could you not? Our meetings attract real estate brokers, mortgage professionals, attorneys, CPAs, title companies, inspectors, contractors, and other service providers that YOU need to keep your business running. Plus, you can stay up-to-date with the ever changing market at our local Groups, who focus on market trends and conditions in every aspect of investing.

At CFRI you will…

  • Learn how to become financially independent through real estate investing
  • Find the secrets of those that have successfully made their fortunes
  • Learn how to maximize your profits in the affordable housing rental market
  • Discover how to protect your wealth once you attain it!
  • Explore the many possibilities that proper tax planning can have to make you wealthy
  • Learn how to use “Other People’s Money” (OPM) to accumulate a fortune over time
  • Avoid the many pitfalls that typical “landlords” fall into when they don’t have the knowledge to profit from opportunities disguised as problems

Membership Has Its Benefits
We’ve worked hard to put together an unbelievable package of benefits that makes it easy for you to sign up. General Members of CFRI enjoy…

  • FREE admission to the monthly General Meeting, which attracts local and national experts who share their expertise on various ways to invest and prosper in real estate
  • FREE admission to County Chapter Meetings, where you get a hands-on and highly localized format to explore local market conditions and investment opportunities
  • FREE admission to small and intensive Focus Groups which dive deep to explore specific aspects of real estate investing (Note: Due to the intimate nature of these groups, attendees must pre-register online at least three days in advance. Be sure to register early! Most groups are limited in size to facilitate in-depth discussion.)
  • FREE monthly electronic newsletter, packed with the popular “Deal of the Month” recap, quality articles (not reprints! from upcoming speakers, member benefits, and a handy tear-off calendar
  • FREE personalized premium member nametag (Issued to New Members, available for pick-up at the General Meeting. There is nominal fee for replacement name tags.)
  • FREE online profile at CFRI.net, where you can showcase your contact information in a complimentary listing so other members can quickly find you
  • FREE online classifieds to post properties ‘For Sale’, ‘For Rent’, ‘Lease To Own’, and ‘Real Estate Wanted’
  • Special discounts offered only to CFRI members from local industry partners
  • DEEPLY DISCOUNTED National REIA discounts, with industry partners such as Office Depot, OfficeMax, RotoRooter, and more!
  • GET CERTIFIED with the nationally recognized ‘Professional Housing Provider’ program, administered by National Real Estate Investors Association (National REIA)

Great networking, quality education, incredible discounts and member benefits…what are you waiting for?

Get your FREE GUEST PASS to our next General Meeting here!

Rates

  • Annual General Membership Fee: $150 for one member
  • Add-On Option: One or two additional household members for $50 each (Must be an immediate related family and/or domestic partner of the primary member; residing at the same address as the primary member.  Proof of residency is required.) To fulfill this requirement, please email proof of same household address residency documentation to executive@cfri.net.
  • ***Current Active Duty Military, Full-Time Firefighter, Full-Time Police Officer and Full-Time EMT Membership: $75 for one member (Only valid for one person.) Additional household members must pay for a separate Annual General Membership. To fulfill this requirement, please email proof of full time employment documentation to executive@cfri.net.

**Note: Please contact CFRI at 407-328-7773 or executive@cfri.net for information on joining at this membership level. Once application and payment is submitted, proof of current Active Duty Military Status and/or Full Time employment as a firefighter with a local Fire Department, a law enforcement officer with a local Police Department or an Emergency Medical Technician with a local organization is required. To fulfill this requirement, please email proof of full time employment documentation to executive@cfri.net.

BUSINESS MEMBERSHIP
Business Membership is designed for our industry partners who are looking to offer their goods and services to a highly targeted and qualified audience of CFRI members and guests.

Central Florida Realty Investors (CFRI) meets the needs of real estate and financial service related companies looking for opportunities to expand their reach. As a non-profit organization, our primary purpose is to create value by bringing General Members and Business Members together.

Membership Has Its Benefits
Business Members receive the same benefits as General Members. In addition, as a Business Member you will also enjoy these perks…

  • The ability to promote your business to members and guests at the General Meeting by displaying flyers on the Business Member flyer table
  • The opportunity to have a PowerPoint slide about your business displayed on a rotating basis during our monthly General Meeting
  • The ability to promote your business at all CFRI County Groups
  • A complimentary listing in the Business Member Directory, published monthly in the CFRI newsletter, emailed to over 1,300 investors in Central Florida
  • Substantial discounts on CFRI Newsletter advertising
  • The opportunity to sponsor a General Meeting for only $250.** (Only General Meeting Sponsors are allowed to distribute flyers in the General Meeting auditorium, either on chairs or distributed by hand.) Sponsors also receive a complimentary vendor table, and are guaranteed five minutes on stage to promote their business, and may also display a free-standing banner on stage
  • The opportunity to have a Business Member vendor table at the General Meeting***

*Note: For all benefits, your Business Membership must first be approved by the CFRI Board of Directors. Mandatory attendance at the New Business Member Orientation Meeting is required before approval will be granted.

**Three months of continuous Business Membership is required. A $250 sponsorship fee is required, contact CFRI at executive@cfri.net for current rates

***Vendor Table fee is $100

Get your FREE GUEST PASS to our next General Meeting here!

Rates

  • Annual Business Membership Fee: $275
  • Includes: One associate from named company.
  • Add-On Option: Add 1, 2 or 3 additional associates to the membership for $50 each.
  • Note: There is a maximum of four associates per Business Membership.

Business Member Promotion Guidelines

  • At any function, seminar, or event that is sponsored or co-sponsored with CFRI, promotion or sales of any product of services conflicting with CFRI is prohibited
  • Benefits are subject to change at the discretion of the CFRI Board of Directors
  • Business Members are required to include Company Name and Contact Information on all flyers and advertising
  • Business Members are required to complete a State Licensing Information Form and attend the New Business Member Orientation Meeting before their application can be approved by CFRI

Join Now

 Membership TypePriceRecurringPrice
SelectGeneral Membership for 1 $150.00
SelectGeneral Membership for 2 household members $200.00
SelectGeneral Membership for 3 household members $250.00
SelectBusiness Membership for 1 associate $275.00
SelectBusiness Membership for 2 associates $325.00
SelectBusiness Membership for 3 associates $375.00
SelectBusiness Membership for 4 associates $425.00
SelectSuccess Coach $2900 with 3 Additional Associates $2,900.00

Membership has its Benefits!


Who are our members?

Full-time and part-time investors, beginning investors, real estate brokers and agents, business associates, attorneys, accountants, property managers, contractors, renovation specialists, appraisers, bankers, and people such as you who want to enjoy the many benefits of Real Estate Investing in Central Florida.  We service Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Melbourne, The Villages, Clermont, Lakeland, and surrounding areas. 

Membership Benefits

  • Attend all Monthly Meetings for Free.
  • Networking with the right people that you need/want to know.
  • Discounts at:
    • Office Depot
    • 2% Rebate from Home Depot
    • And many more
  • Stay on the Cutting Edge with Technology and Information.
  • Free Professional Real Estate Website (Personal)
    • 6 Prebuilt Webpages (including)
    • Buyers Form
    • Sellers Form
    • Property Listings
  • List your Properties on:

How to Join:

Guests may attend their first meeting for FREE!!! Just show up early for the next meeting to register.

Become A Member Today to access the members website Now!


Our New Home Depot Appliance Program Has Arrived!

Home Depot has put together an amazing Paint and Appliance Program for the Members of National REIA!

We have a custom catalog for appliances for you to choose what you are looking for in a selected group at great prices. Our new program includes:

  • French Door and Side By Side Refrigerators
  • Top Freezers Refrigerators
  • Dishwashers
  • Microwaves and Cooktops
  • Ranges / Wall oven
  • Laundry

Here's how you can take advantage of the deep discounts:

  1. Download the Home Depot Appliance Program Catalog (.PDF)
  2. Download the Home Depot Appliance Program Order Form (.XLSX) (Members Only)
  3. Fill out your 'Customer Information' and 'Delivery Information' in the top two sections of the order form.
  4. On the order form to select the appliance type, click into the first cell under the '1. Select Type' column and then click the Dropdown Arrow to the right of the cell to select from a list of available appliance types.
  5. On the order form to select the item, click into the first cell under the '2. Select Item Description' column and then click the Dropdown Arrow to the right of the cell to select from a list of available items.
  6. Important: On the order form make sure you enter your Home Depot Pro number in the [ACCOUNT NUMBER HERE] field at the bottom. (Your Home Depot Account number is available inside your Home Depot Pro account, click here to login)
  7. Once you have finished filling out the order form, ‘Save' the complete order form to your computer.
  8. Email the complete Home Depot Appliance Program Order Form as an attachment to Yow_prodesk@homedepot.com with the subject line ‘Appliance Order - [YOUR HOMEDEPOT PRO NUMBER HERE]'
  9. Once your appliance order has been emailed to the email address above it will be processed within 24-48 hours and someone from your local store will be in touch via the 'Buyer’s Phone Number' provided on the Order Form.

Paint Program

The new National Paint Program for all National REIA Members is very simple. You will receive 20% off Interior and Exterior Paints and Primers including all of the Home Depot quality paints - Behr, Kilz, Glidden & Zinsser! All you have to do is key in the number you used to register in Pro XTRA at the checkout to take advantage of the savings.

Other valuable benefits of the paint program include a PRO Paint Specialist in every store to help with your paint projects and free job site deliveries on all orders over 25 gallons.

To check your registered phone number log into your Pro Xtra account here.

Download the Home Depot Paint Flyer (.PDF)

If you have any questions about how to order appliances through our new Home Depot Appliance Program you can call us at 888-762-7342 or email us at info@nationalreia.com.

 

 


The Home Depot® is the world’s largest home improvement specialty retailer. The Home Depot offers customized cost reduction solutions that target and meet the evolving needs of professional customers involved in residential and commercial construction, and facilities maintenance.

As a member, you will have access to The Home Depot’s Pro Xtra Loyalty program. As part of the loyalty program, you will recieve a 2% rebate on your Home Depot purchases, on top of their already low prices. You will also be able to take advantage of the Home Depot Appliance program that allows you to easily order the appliances you need from the exclusive catalog designed for National REIA members.

Plus, The Home Depot now offers our members 20% off interior and exterior paints and primers at your convenient one-stop shop for paint, coating products & more.


Succeeding in business is about smart relationships. That’s why we created the Office Depot National REIA Program, a National program for all Chapters and Affiliates and their members of National REIA. Participating in the program provides you with great savings, award winning customer service, and the ability to shop the way you like (online, by phone, or in-store).

Benefits of the Program:
  • Save 15-25% off of your annual office supply purchases with 15-55% off pricing on over 1500 items most commonly purchased by businesses in all categories.
  • Account Billing with Net 30 Terms available depending on Business Credit.
  • Ability to Customize your Core Supply List for the products and services you use most.
  • Free Next Day Delivery on orders over $50.00*
  • Product offerings for supplies outside of everyday office supplies such as:
    • Cleaning
    • Breakroom
    • Furniture
    • Technology
    • Copy and Print
  • Dedicated Account Manager.
  • Special Pricing on Copy & Print:
    • 2.5¢ Black & White copies
    • 22¢ Color copies
    • 40% off Finishing Services – including laminating, binding, paper upgrades etc.

Receive up to 35% off standard listings at Rentals.com or get bulk discounts for multiple listings. An online business tool designed to rent your property faster & maximize your investment. List easily, edit anytime, reach millions of qualified renters, and save yourself from future hassles with archive capabilities – when your property is rented, your property details and photos are archived so you can reactivate it anytime!


The National REIA Shipping Program, managed by PartnerShip®, is a comprehensive inbound and outbound shipping program that combines simplicity, savings, and value to all National REIA members. As the National REIA-endorsed shipping management provider, PartnerShip works with FedEx, UPS Freight, YRC Freight, and other reputable carriers to provide unparalleled customer service and significant savings on every shipment. Members who enroll in this free program receive discounts on small package, LTL freight, truckload, and trade show shipments with no minimums or obligations.


One tool, for all your marketing. That’s the Constant Contact Toolkit. Our customers get real results through marketing campaigns like email newsletters, surveys, events, Facebook promotions, online listings, and more. But it’s not just about the product: award-winning support and free marketing resources are there to make the path to success smoother.


COLLECT BAD CHECKS with BounceBack Check Recovery! Stop chasing bounced rent payments and let the professionals handle the collections. Cash Flow’s check services, recurring payments and credit card processing can also make your payments more profitable to accept.


National REIA continues to make travel for business a pleasure with worldwide discounts through the travel industry’s leading auto leasing agents, hotels, and airlines. With special savings and the highest levels of service there’s never been a better reason to rent with Avis! Or enjoy Budget’s Fastbreak Service to keep all your rental preferences on file, so you can grab your keys and go. So, pack your bags and let National REIA Travel assist you and your board members along every step of the booking process to get you the maximum discount world-wide.


With National REIAU, we have made learning from some of the best fast, easy and inexpensive. National REIAU delivers great low-cost, high-quality investor training on exactly the subject you want, exactly when you want it.