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Founded in 1989, CFRI is Central Florida's oldest not-for-profit Real Estate Investor Association.

Central Florida Realty Investors Association, Inc.

Most of CFRI's County and Focus Group meetings are being held IN-PERSON. Osceola County and Seminole County are still being held via ZOOM. Please check the CFRI Calendar regularly for registration information for each meeting. Questions? Call 407-328-7773 or email Executive@CFRI.net.

CFRI’s REI 101 Academy

A series of SIX 3-hour Classes taught by
CFRI’s real estate investing experts. 18 hours of pure REI education.

Live In-Person Classes

Thursday Evenings from 6 - 9 pm
Classes will be held on 2/3, 2/17, 3/3, 3/17, 3/31 & 4/7

Super Early Bird Special EXTENDED thru 1/23
Members $300 pp    Non-Members $350 pp
Early Bird Special from 1/24 thru 1/28
Members $330 pp    Non-Members $380 pp
Regular Price After 1/28
Members $360 pp     Non-Members $410 pp

Registration fee is per person and is non-transferable. No refunds after 1/30/22.
Classes will not be recorded. Masks are strongly suggested.

Learn from the 6 local real estate investing experts! CFRI’s REI 101 Academy brings together real life real estate investors for six 3-hour in-person classes. This series of 6 classes will provide you with the tools necessary to jumpstart a successful real estate investing business.

*Schedule of Classes
Thursday, February 3 - "Marketing/Lead Generation" with Todd Hutcheson
Thursday, February 17 - "Land Trusts, LLCs – Types of REI Legal Documents" with Joe Seagle
Thursday, March 3 - "Evaluating Properties" with Lindsey Zalnoski
Thursday, March 17 - "Is An Inspection Necessary?" With Jon Bolton
Thursday, March 31 - "Building a Team and Real Estate Investing" with Paula Spann & "Ethics" with CFRI President, Jay Spann
Thursday, April 7 - "Funding the Deal" with Fern C. Burr
*Topics & Instructors are subject to change.

Earn 18 PHP Credits
(Don't know what a PHP credit is? Click HERE for more information.)

All Classes will be held at the CFRI Education Center, 5125 Adanson Street, Suite 900, Orlando 32804.

Questions? Call 407-328-7773

Not a CFRI member? Click HERE to join now!
Use Promo Code JOINNOW 
for your special $20 discount.

Interested in a 3-Month Trial General Membership for 1 person for ONLY $75?
CFRI's 3 Month Trial General Membership for 1 person expires 90 days from the date paid. Trial Members may upgrade to an Annual General Membership or Business Membership and receive credit for the unused portion of their Trial Membership anytime during the Trial Membership period by calling 407-328-7773. The 3 Month Trial General Membership for 1 person is only valid for new CFRI members and will not automatically renew. Offer not valid for current CFRI members. No other discounts apply. Referral REIA credit program is not valid with the 3 Month Trial Membership level. 

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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 over 30 years. Our membership includes investors in Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Lake, 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 CFRI at our REIA General Meeting on the 2nd Tuesday of every month.
Get your FREE GUEST PASS to our next General Meeting HERE!

Join CFRI on the *NEW DATE* 2nd TUESDAY of each month at WholeLife Church (formerly Florida Hospital Church), 2800 N. Orange Avenue, Orlando 32804. Doors open at 5:15 pm and the General Meeting is held from 5:45 - 8 pm.

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!
Click HERE to join now or learn More About Membership

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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 $5,000 in purchases every six months. Another benefit for CFRI members is to save 20% on 1 gallon and 5 gallon paint purchases.  For information on the National REIA Home Depot ProXtra Customer Reward Program click HERE.  


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. Click here to check out our previous Deals of the Month on CFRI's YouTube Channel.  

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 Orlando 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. 

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

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