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This is the Membership Info Page for Michigan Real Estate Investors

 Membership TypePriceRecurringPrice
SelectGeneral Membership $179.00 Annually $179.00
SelectGeneral Membership w/Partner $255.00 Annually $255.00
SelectPremier Membership $379.00 Annually $379.00
SelectPremier Membership w/ Partner $505.00 Annually $505.00

Membership has its Benefits!


Who are our Members?
Full-time and part-time investors, beginning and seasoned 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.

MREI Membership Benefits 

11 Monthly Meetings (we meet the 3rd Thursday of every month, except Dec)
These meetings are the heart and soul of MREI.  Every month, you have the opportunity to attend a monthly meeting, network with your fellow investors and business associates, plus have the opportunity to present your haves and wants and hear a guest speaker (local or national). Guest speakers are experts in a specific area of real estate investing.  Again, since networking is so important in this business, we set aside ample time for networking at each meeting.  

Member Only
Quarterly Coffee Events  
Quarterly coffee events are hosted by our local vendors.  This event is a Networking event that provides food, snacks and drinks.  Network with fellow members and make deals, follow up on deals, exchange contact info, etc.  Networking is an important and valuable aspect of investing.

One Day Workshops
Increasing your knowledge and improving your skills will make you a successful investor. MREI hosts at least 9 workshops (or more) per calendar year.  National Speakers who are the best in their field teach our workshops for 6-8 hours offering valuable knowledge and hands on training. This years workshop topics include; Buying and Selling Notes, Bookkeeping and IRA Planning for Investors, Marketing, Wholesaling, Rehabbing, Investing in Apartments, and Many More.  MREI members receive discounted pricing on workshops!

Vendor Partnerships
MREI has several local vendors who offer services or products to our members at discounted rates.  Our vendors attend all of our monthly meetings.  Stop by and say hello to our vendors at the monthly meetings and receive a free raffle ticket.  Vendors have wonderful, useful raffle items at each meeting!  MREI Members - looking for information from a specific vendor, contact our office for information.


National Professional Housing Provider Accreditation (PHP)
The National PHP designation is a nationwide education-based certification program designed to recognize the high level of knowledge and professionalism among the designation holders. It is sponsored and overseen by the National Real Estate Investor’s Association.

Free Investor Website
MREI members receive a free website.  Update your website so others can get in touch with you. Members can also post properties to their website and have those properties emailed out to our entire list.  The website makes it easy for anyone to contact you and get in touch regarding your property or other deals.
 
Investor Friendly Goody Bag
MREI new members and renewing members receive a goody bag with books, magazines, national speaker dvd's and vendor discounts and information.  Pick up your goody bag at our next monthly meeting.


In association with National REIA, we can offer National Benefits/Discounts from:
The Home DepotActive MREI Members receive many benefits from the Home Depot.  Members are enrolled into the Home Depot 2% Rebate Program (rebates issued twice a year), Discount Appliance Program, and receive 20% off Paint Program. 
Rent PerfectProvides 4 simple yet powerful tools, backed by Private Investigators, to make screening and managing your ideal tenants easier than ever!  MREI Members receive a discounted rate! 
RealProtectThis real estate investor insurance program with Norton Insurance was built specifically to address the unique needs of the independent real estate investor.  Norton helps us to provide a wide array of products including coverage for properties being rehabbed, vacant and occupied rental properties, retail or office spaces and even those you just bought at the court house steps.  MREI Members receive Free Quotes and an advisor to help you find the best insurance solutions for all your real estate needs. 
Office Max/Office DepotGet custom, discounted pricing at any office max/office depot retail location.  MREI Members enjoy the benefits of the Store Purchasing Card Program.

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In association with National REIA, MREI Members receive the below benefits of membership:


The Professional Housing Provider Designation is an education-based certification program, designed to cover all of the core competencies needed to become a successful Real Estate Investor. Sign up for early bird notification of the launch of Professional Housing Provider Certification Designation by visiting http://www.NaREIAU.com.


The National REIA and The Home Depot are excited to offer a biannual rebate of 2% of your net sales for your purchases at The Home Depot and Home Depot Tool Rental through an unparalleled Material Purchase Rebate Incentive Program. This is a fantastic Program that will introduce you to a new way of doing business with The Home Depot that will help you save time and money.

•No cost to enroll: http://cpr.homedepot.com/CPR.
•Register any credit and/or debit cards that you use at The Home Depot (including your Home Depot Accounts) as a form of payment by accessing the link above!!

Your rebate checks will be issued biannually, within 60 days following the biannual rebate periods 6/30 – 12/31 This program is available to all members and offers unbeatable volume pricing.

Currently, the average savings through volume pricing exceeds 10% nationwide. This amazing benefit is designed to offer real estate investors and contractors the lowest price possible on high volume. Simple quotes can be returned within 24-48 hours and Contractor Services associates can help you compile and submit your bids. Home Depot now also provides National REIA members commercial credit/financing services, direct to jobsite delivery and "will-call" pickup options. Whatever you're looking for - lumber, building supplies, plumbing, electrical or hardware items - your order of $2,500 or more may be eligible for volume pricing.


Insurance Program Highlights Designed Exclusively for National REIA Members!

  • •Replacement Cost Coverage with Co-Insurance Waived
  • •All Risk Coverage
  • •Automatic Coverage for new purchases for up to 30 Days
  • •No need for a separate builders risk policy for homes undergoing nonstructural renovations
  • •Vacancy Restrictions eased or eliminated with certain conditions
  • •Theft and Vandalism Included
  • •Multiple Deductible Options
  • •Optional coverage includes: Earthquake, Flood, Sinkhole, Mold, Tier I Windstorm
  • •Monthly Reporting Form – Monthly Payment Plans available to minimize the effect on your cash-flow
  • •On-Line Reporting and Accounting
  • •Comprehensive General Liability Included
  • •Umbrella Coverage Available
  • •Timely, Efficient Claims Handling.

ISC Connect is the solution rental property owners and managers have been crying out for. We've combined the hands-on human element of investigative techniques we've always been known for with the speed, convenience, and cost-cutting power of the digital age to provide you with an all-in-one, mobile web- enabled screening process. You send email invitations to applicants containing a link to fill out their online application. The applicants complete the application and pay the fee. You receive a full credit report and instant criminal reports immediately. Our Private Investigators continue to search more information and complete your FULL report within 4-6 business hours. This report contains a Full Investigative Criminal Report, Full Credit Report, Address History, Eviction Report, and the applicant pays the fees. For more information go to http://iscscreening.com.


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 nationally known carriers to provide unparalleled customer service and significant savings on every shipment. Members who enroll in this free program receive significant discounts on small package shipments with select FedEx® services. This program also provides discounts of at least 70% on LTL freight shipments arranged through PartnerShip. In addition, National REIA members save on tradeshow shipments with reputable carriers including UPS Freight, YRC Freight, and more. Call 800-599-2902 or visit PartnerShip.com/73NREIA to sign up for these savings today.


National Real Estate Investors and OfficeMax have worked diligently to create a National Total Solution Purchasing Program for you. OfficeMax is the National REIA preferred vendor for office supplies, furniture, technology, paper and print services. Their mission is to meet your supply needs for the long term while offering savings up to 65% off list. Investing in the right technology creates a lasting impact on the success of your business. OfficeMax has the ideal mix of technology expertise, product options and pricing to keep your business performing at optimum speed.


Thanks to the partnership between Office Depot® and National REIA, you can now enjoy the benefits of our Store Purchasing Card Program.

Learn about more ways to save with Office Depot®. Contact your Office Depot® Account Manager for more information.  National REIA discounts up to 45% off retail store price. Find the supplies you need the same day, in store.

Andrew Smith
(888) 294-1187 ext. 7345
andy.smith2@officedepot.com.

Get discount services from our Copy & Print DepotTM.

  • Black & white copies .................. $0.025 each.
  • Color copies ................................ $0.24 each.
  • Binding, folding, cutting ............ 40% off the retail price.

Choose from thousands of environmentally preferable products that help meet your green corporations's goals.  Visit stores.officedepot.com to find a location near you.


Constant Contact Email Marketing is the easy, effective and affordable way for small businesses and organizations to create professional-looking emails fast and with no technical expertise and build strong, successful and lasting relationships with customer, clients, or members. With more than 400 customized HTML email templates, a step-by-step Email Wizard, and point and click interface, customer can create highly visual, graphically compelling email newsletters and promotions in just minutes. With email marketing, it's easy to manage contact email lists, and measure email campaign results from clicks to open rates, and review who joined email lists. Constant Contact Online Survey is a survey tool designed to help small businesses and organizations gain insight that will help them meet their customer's needs, generate new ideas, and grow their businesses and organizations. It makes conducting online surveys simple, fast and affordable, with no technical or market research skills required. Online Surveys point-and-click interface, step-by-step Survey Wizard, and more than 60 customizable survey templates from member satisfaction to testing new products, make creating a survey a breeze. With online Survey, customers can analyze responses quickly, create targeted email lists based on survey response and take action and follow-up with relevant communications.


Rentals.com is designed to help you fill your properties quicker and easier than ever before. And now, as a REIA member, you will receive an exclusive discount on all your property listings on Rentals.com!

Rentals Listings
Top placement in search results (Premier listings first, followed by Featured)
Highlighted title in the search results (Premier only)
Link to your website (Premier & Featured only)
Unlimited Photos (Premier & Featured only; 10 photos for Standard listings)
Target a specific geographical area
Increase occupancy & leads
Exposure to more than 2.1 million unique visitors per month
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Mobile
Placement that covers entire mobile space
Highlighted title in the search results (Premier only)
Includes iPhone, Android and Mobile browsers
Targeted Reach
Rentals Listings
Top placement in search results (Premier listings first, followed by Featured)
Highlighted title in the search results (Premier only)
Link to your website (Premier & Featured only)
Unlimited Photos (Premier & Featured only; 10 photos for Standard listings)
Ad Creator
Enables you to easily post your listing on CRAIGSLIST®
Up to 10 floor plans and 5 photos are displayed
Additional opportunity to connect with potential renters
Full color HTML listing makes the ad stand out over many other CRAIGSLIST® ads
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Network of Sites
Listing on the #2 site Rentalhouses.com
Combined traffic of over 6 million
Increase exposure
Time Saver
Mass marketing
Reporting
Detailed reporting available 24/7
Email lead tracking
Phone lead tracking
Reporting account wide and by specific property
Gives you the ability to track ROI
Keep up with the effectiveness of your leasing team

COLLECT BAD CHECKS with BounceBack Check Recovery! Stop chasing bounced rent payments and let the professionals handle the collections.

A proprietary, Smart Re-Presentment process shields tenants from unnecessary bank fees and yields an 11 percent higher recovery rate than the industry standard.

Cash Flow’s check services, LeapDeposit, enables landlords to accept paper checks and electronically deposit them into your bank account using a scanner, computer and our proptietary software.

Now you can deposit checks when and where it is convienient without driving to the bank.

Plan2Pay is a cloud-based recurring payments software that allows landlords to enroll their tenants in an automated billing cycle. Once recurring billing is established, accounts are automatically deducted to eliminate invoices and late payments. Learn more at www.FollowTheFrog.com.


CallFire offers one of the world’s most trusted communications platforms for voice and text messaging. Use CallFire to compose and send SMS text and voice broadcasts in minutes. Reach all of your customers instantly to communicate information, offer promotions to keep them engaged, and generate new leads - all while saving valuable time and money. With your National REIA membership, you will receive specially negotiated rates of 3 cents per Voice Broadcast, 2.5 cents for Text Messages. To purchase credits in $1 increments, e-mail Lori Hudson (Lori@NaREIA.com) from the e-mail address associated with your CallFire account. Specify how many credits you would like to purchase, and include a phone number so that we may contact you for payment.

Visit us at www.callfire.com.


The National Real Estate Investors Association has partnered with Local Market Monitor, the premier source for residential market insight. Local Market Monitor helps individual residential real estate investors make sound investing decisions by providing them with the local market risk and opportunity intelligence they need to make better decisions . With Local Market Monitor, investors have access to the forward-looking investment insight used by large homebuilders, banks and corporations—but at a price and in a format accessible to them. Using our proprietary Residential Capitalization rates, Equilibrium Home Prices and predictive market analysis, we equip users with both a long-term and short-term perspective on home prices. Regardless of your investing experience, the size of your investment portfolio or what type of investor you are, Local Market Monitor reports will help you identify opportunities and take advantage of great deals in over 300 markets while giving you peace of mind and confidence in your investment decisions.


With special discounts and the highest levels of service there’s never been a better reason to rent with Avis! And low rates are just the beginning...they go the extra mile for you with special offers and personalized, attentive service that will put a smile on your face, too. Rates and Reservations are available online 24-7! On Avis.com you can request a rate, create, modify, review or cancel a reservation.

When you navigate to Avis from your member benefits page, your National REIA Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number T866500 is included, and will automatically shop for the lowest rate available.
When completed, you'’ll get instant con rmation of your reservation online and via e-mail.

Plus, when you rent from Avis, you can take advantage of year-round savings!
Avis offers National REIA great money-saving coupons on top of special weekend, weekly and monthly rates. Coupons like Free Weekend Day, $25 off a Weekly Rental and Free Day of where2® GPS are available when you navigate to Avis from http://www.NaREIA.com.


Looking to save money on car rentals? Then Budget’s got a deal for you. Reserve your rental car online and your Budget Customer Discount (BCD) Number Z657900 will automatically shop for the best available rate.

AUTOMATICALLY HAVE YOUR DISCOUNT CODE ENTERED FOR YOU!

NAVIGATE TO BUDGET ONLINE RESERVATIONS FROM THE MEMBER AREA BENEFITS PAGE OF NaREIA.COM
Then complete your rental car reservation and receive instant online and email confirmation of your travel plans! Also take advantage of great Member Specials — Whether you’re renting at the airport or in your neighborhood, Budget always offers great coupons on top of your member discount. Use one on your next getaway or business trip!

Fastbreak Service
Now available at over 900 locations in the U.S. and Canada, you can avoid long lines whenever you pick up your rental car! Fastbreak, Budget’s speediest, easiest service, keeps all your rental preferences on file, so you can grab your keys and go. Enroll online in four quick steps to get an exclusive RapidRez® number to use right away for all of your rentals.
Complimentary enrollment for FASTBREAK is available to residents of the U.S., Canada, U.S.V.I. & Puerto Rico.


REIA Resources is the only association management company to combine technology, industry experience and innovation to give REIAs first-class business operations.

Our team of experienced association management specialists provides the right skills for the job at hand –from newsletters and emails to website and database management, to vendors and accounting, strategic planning and event management.

We offer scalable solutions for a broad range of needs, from small to large. You can focus on what you do best and leave the rest to us. REIA Resources manages back office operations, helps you engage your members, expands your marketing reach and does everything in between. We can make your association more successful – and do it faster than you can on your own.


Q: Is a 6% mortgage really 6% over 30 years?
A: No. It’s more like 115% when amortized. The strategic payoff system can help your REIA members recover 50-75% of the interest costs to help them propel their investments.

Q: Have you ever experienced paralysis or analysis while paying bills?
A: If yes, you are not alone. When there are 4 debts, there are 24 ways to pay them off! Financial decision making can be difficult.

Q: Is your record keeping strategically organized?
A: If not, the Financial Dashboard can give you one view of your roadmap.

Let’s Stop Fighting Our Lenders For Dollars And Be Smart About It.
When You Help Your Members Find Their Way Out, They Will Spend More On Education!


As part of the My Community Care program, members can receive care at partner health care centers through-out the United States. Most locations offer care for injuries and illness, as well as preventative and health and wellness services. By using one of our partner locations you can see a doctor for no additional costs.

Your monthly membership covers the cost of almost any service provided at all partner locations.