MREI Next Monthly Meeting:

Thursday, October 20

5:15 - 6:00pm: Networking 

Network with MREI Members, Vendors and Guests. 

6:00 - 6:45pm: Ask the Expert

State Legislative Update
Clay Powell with the Rental Property Owners Association of Michigan (RPOA-M) will discuss State Legislative Updates and Activities Impacting Real Estate Investors and Landlords.

Plus, Haves and Wants!

7:30 - 9:00pm: MREI Main Meeting

Featuring, Chris McClatchey

The Power of Zero
Chris McClatchey is a Nationally Recognized Speaker who teaches individuals from beginning investors to seasoned professionals, how to build and maintain real wealth through the use of real estate investments. Chris is known for sharing his “Power of Zero” technique on how he purchases houses and apartment buildings with No Money Down and/or 0% Seller Financing!

 Mark Your Calendar!

MREI One Day Workshop - Featuring, Chris McClatchey

Saturday, October 22

9:00am - 5:00pm

Troy Community Center - 3179 Livernois Rd. Troy

What you'll Learn at the 1-Day Workshop:

  • How you can find deals with no money down
  • How you will find leads other investors can't
  • How you can put thousands of dollars in your pocket at closing
  • The strategies that will get you properties FREE and CLEAR in a few years
  • How you can communicate with seller's so that they give you seller financing
  • The skills you need to influence sellers to sell their property to you at 0% interest
  • Giving the seller what they NEED, so you get what you WANT
Pre-Register through the Calendar of Events tab at the top of this page.

  Want to Check out MREI?  

Your first meeting is Free!  Please print off a Free Guest Pass!  Guest Passes are good for one regularly scheduled monthly meeting. Print Free Guest Pass

Membership Details and Benefits can be found in the Membership Info Tab.

If you haven't joined as a member and you used your Free Guest Pass, there will be a $20 door fee. If you join MREI before the meeting is over, your $20 door fee will be applied to your new membership!

Need More Information?  Have Additional Questions?
Call or email the MREI office at (248) 394-0150 or


2013 Mid Year Conference Winner from
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MREI Members Get 2% Back from The Home Depot!

MREI Members James Danley & Antonio Lombardo SIgn Up

 Thanks to MREI and National REIA's connection with  Home Depot, active MREI members can register  their payment cards and receive 2% back on their  purchase on top of any other discounts they may be eligible for.  Did we say FREE Money?!

Rehabbers, Property Management Companies, Contractors, Homeowners...know someone who could use this benefit?  Sign up for a MREI Membership today!

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 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


MREI Members receive Benefits from ISC 

(Investigative Screening & Consulting)

You never know when a rental property will become vacant again.  Be prepared to quickly fill a vacancy by registering for ISC Connect  tenant screening, National REIA's partner tenant screening program.  REIA members can sign up for a lifetime membership for just $0.95! ($9.95 for nonmembers.)

With ISC Connect, the process of approving new tenants has never been easier. Simply enter an applicant's email address into the ISC system from any mobile device or computer.  Your potential tenant will receive a link to the online application to order their full credit and background. It's that easy. There is no paperwork or inspection required to get started and all application fees can be paid directly by the applicant.

  • Instant criminal and credit histories
  • Full credit report with score
  • Identity verification
  • Follow up investigation from private investigators
  • Rental recommendation based on your preferences
  • Custom application questions
  • Adverse action letters
  • Coming soon...Online Lease Agreements!

Faster approvals, better background checks and no paperwork! All you need is a potential renter's email address... It's that easy!

Please take a moment and watch this short video to learn more and see why other REIA members are making the switch to Connect.

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 Michigan Real Estate Investors (MREI) Monthly Meetings:

Our meetings are the 3rd Thursday of each month (except December)

5:15pm - 6:00pm: MREI Genius Bar, Open for all Attendees

6:00pm - 6:45pm: Ask The Expert, Have's & Want's

7:15pm - 9:00pm: Featured Topic- Guest Speaker

9:00pm: Networking continues until everyone is gone!

Meeting LocationLook for the MEC Sign!
MSU-Management Education Center
811 W. Square Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098

Please visit our membership page for membership information.

If you have any questions, please e-mail us or call the office at (248) 394-0150.

Upcoming Events

No Money Down Deals, Featuring Chris McClatchey
No Money Down Deals and 0% Seller Financing.
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM
Lease Options, Featuring Jim Aydelotte
Lease Options with Little or No Money Down.
Saturday, November 12, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM
MREI Monthly Meeting - November
Thursday, November 17, 2016
Time: 5:15 PM
Print a FREE Guest Pass (First Time Attendees)
MREI Holiday Extravaganza
Member's Only Holiday Event!
Friday, December 02, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
MREI Monthly Meeting - December
Back by Popular Demand, Robyn Thompson!!
Tuesday, December 06, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Print a FREE Guest Pass (First Time Attendees)
Buy & Hold Properties, Featuring Robyn Thompson
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM

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