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.
Jeremy Miller of Investway will show us how to find great deals online, get pricing information and do our own comps. Jeremy will use the Investway software he has developed, but his presentation will focus on the methodologies and techniques that every investor should utilized on any online search service.
“Are We in the Next Market Bubble?”
We will focus on market trends, prices, valuations and how to buy right without getting burned, when the market adjusts and prices come down. We will have a panel of experts to share their thoughts and answer questions.
BUY-SELL-TRADE will be back in September.
When: September 8, 2015, 6:30 – 8:00pm(open networking starts at 6:00pm) Where: The Arch at Chatham, 617 E. North Street, Downtown Indy, FREE PARKING Cost: Admission to INreia meetings is free.
When: TOMORROW NIGHT, August 11, 2015, 6:30 – 8:00pm(open networking starts at 6:00pm) Where: The Arch at Chatham, 617 E. North Street, Downtown Indy, FREE PARKING Cost: Admission to INreia meetings is free. Why: Tax Sales — Are you planning to attend the Marion County Tax Sale on October 8th & 9th? Do you want to understand how the process works or just need a refresher? Don’t miss this meeting, as Brenda Flatter, Executive Director of National Sales for Meridian Title Corporation, joins us to talk about tax sales and ways you can utilize this strategy in your real estate investment business. Attorney Drew Strobel, from Griffith Law Group LLC, will also be providing an update on a new law in Indiana that effectively repealed the redemption period for vacant and abandoned homes.
Information on the 2015 Marion County Tax Sale can be found here.
Self-Directed IRAs — Are you finding great real estate deals but few financing opportunities? Has the stock market turned your 401(k) into a 201(k), making you unsure about retirement? Are you concerned about impending tax hikes decimating your income? Then don’t miss Edwin Kelly, CEO of Specialized IRA Services, as he talks about how you can jumpstart your self-directed IRA in 33 days even if you’ve never done a real estate deal! Whether you’re looking to create a legacy for your family that lasts multiple generations, or put your kids through college without having to work until you’re 90, join us to learn about this powerful financing tool.
THE MEETING AFTER THE MEEETING
Make sure you also block time for the informal “meeting after the meeting,” as many of the INreia Board Members and meeting attendees make the short walk over to Mass Ave. to enjoy dinner and drinks together after each month’s meeting. *NOTE – Multiple deals and business relationships have been made during this informal meeting time over the last several years!