March 2016 INreia Meeting
Topic: Making Money and Building Wealth TAX FREE!! (Guest Speaker: Jeff Watson)
When: Tuesday, March 8th 6:30 – 8:00pm
Where: The Arch at Chatham, 617 E. North Street, Downtown Indy
Cost: Admission to INreia meetings is free.
Why: Jeffery S. Watson is an attorney who has had an active trial and hearing practice for more than 24 years. As a contingent fee trial lawyer, he has a unique perspective on investing and wealth protection. He has tried over 20 civil jury trials and has handled thousands of contested hearings.
Jeff has also been a real estate investor since 1994, investing in both residential and commercial properties. He currently represents established real estate investors in commercial and residential matters when the transactions involve self-directed retirement accounts. As a frequent and popular guest speaker and teacher on stages and webinars, he has become recognized as a thought leader and innovator in the field of real estate investing, wealth building and self-directed retirement account transactions.
He is a nationally-recognized authority regarding regulatory concerns with wholesaling. He was the co-creator of the Option Contract method that revolutionized the short-sale process. Tens of thousands of investors have used documents created by Jeff.
Jeff is general counsel to the National Real Estate Investors Association. He advises four different national organizations with a combined membership of over 100,000 investors. From 2010 to present, he has led a lobbying effort in Washington, DC on behalf of real estate investors which has brought about several changes in both government regulation and policy on distressed property purchases and resales. In 2014 and 2015, his efforts on Capitol Hill helped bring about change in the U.S. tax code and helped reinstate the Mortgage Debt Forgiveness Act.