Welcome to the Akron Canton REIA

 Special Event!
August 18, 2018 9am - 5:00pm
2018 Rehab Workshop


Join us for a full day (9am – 5pm) of learning about how to successfully purchase and rehab an investment property.  The program consists of a morning classroom session, lunch, and then a hands-on afternoon session.  MVREIA & ACREIA have partnered up to put together this amazing program, covering rehab from start to finish.  This will be the best rehab tour you have ever attended!

Classroom learning will start at 9am and will cover the following and more:

  • -Definition & Reason for Rehab
  • -Buying in the right location
  • -How to determine the ARV (After Repair Value)
  • -Your Rehab Team
  • -Estimating the Rehab Cost
  • -Steps & Levels of Rehab
  • -Home Inspection Techniques
  • -How to Find a Good Contractor
  • -How to Develop a SOW (Scope of Work)
  • -Working with Partners
  • -Needed Legal Documents
  • -Safety & Security
  • -Rehab Rules
  • -Funding for Your Rehab
  • -Required Insurance

The hands-on afternoon session will include:

  • -Interior and Exterior Painting
  • -How to Hang Drywall
  • -How to Finish Drywall
  • -How to Repair Plaster
  • -Basic Plumbing Skills
  • -Basic Electrical Skills
  • -How to Remove and Install Trim
  • -How to do a Home Inspection
  • -Basic Masonry Skills

You will also receive the following handouts (some are printed, some will be electronic):

W-9 Form, Sample Independent Contractor Agreement, Sample Joint Venture Agreement, Listing of Pros and Cons of Each Exit Strategy, Scope of Work Sample, List of Ways to Determine ARV, Sample Contractor’s Agreement, a Sample Materials SKU spread sheet and a Property Inspection Sheet.

Lunch will be provided!   

REIA Members            $89 per person, $129 per couple.
Non-REIA Members    $99 per person, $139 per couple.

Register Here

A/CREIA General Monthly Meetings -  2nd Wednesday of the month starting at 7pm

Meeting Charges:


OREIA affiliated group members………..Free!


First time visit (regular meetings)……….Free






Business/Vendor Membership…..$250.00

MAIN MEETING LOCATION – Knights of Columbus Hall,  2055 Glenmount Ave., Akron, OH 44319

See you there!

Remember to add our new email address to your contacts so you can be sure to get your newsletters, meeting reminders and updates each month! akroncantonreia@gmail.com

Directions to Knights of Columbus

Attention New and Renewing Members!

You can now join or renew your membership right here. Go to the Membership Info Page for more details.

You can also send in your payments to:

PO Box 176
Kent, OH. 44240

Thank you for your continued support. It’s because of you that we are able to bring you valuable information and education each month. Along with all the other benefits from the monthly newsletter, OREIA, the yearly trade show and just the ability to network with others in various aspects of Real Estate Investing. “ACREIA is dedicated to providing a forum for the education and networking of individuals in the real estate arena…”

Enjoy The Benefits of an Akron/Canton Real Estate Investors Association Membership:

  • Discounts to Advertise in the New$line
  • Free Professional Real Estate Website
  • FREE Links to your Website
  • Vendor Discounts
  • Monthly Networking Meeting
  • Participate in Monthly Buy, Sell, Trade
  • Yearly Trade Show
  • Yearly Holiday Event
  • FREE attendance at other OREIA Affiliated Meetings
  • National & Local Guest Speakers
  • Monthly Newsletter
  • Member Website
  • FREE Think Realty Membership
  • Save 10% on MrLandlord.com Purchases
  • Legislative Representation through OREIA

The Akron/Canton REIA is a non-profit group dedicated to the development, support and professionalism of area investors. A/CREIA provides an opportunity for networking, legislative updates and educational benefits to members. Information is offered by local speakers, national experts and by the networking opportunities that make up a major part of our meetings.

Our Mission: To educate members. To exchange information in the area of real estate investment with respect to financial techniques, services, home improvements and repairs, contractors, material supplies, tenant management and other areas which are of interest to the members.

Ohio Property Owners

State law requires owners of rental property to register with their county auditor’s office. Owner addresses, phone numbers, and the addresses of properties they rent must be provided to county government. Information is to be used to contact or find rental property owners who have seriously neglected or abandoned their properties, and will be made available to the public. Failure to register is a minor misdemeanor and results in a fine of up to $150. Currently there is no registration deadline. Click here to go to the Summit County Rental Property Registration site.

www.ACREIA.org  (Akron Canton Real Estate Investors Association, Inc.) does not give legal, tax, economic, or investment advice. ACREIA disclaims all liability for the action or inaction taken or not taken as a result of communications from or to its members, officers, directors, employees and contractors. Each person should consult their own counsel, accountant and other advisors as to legal, tax, economic, investment, and related matters concerning Real Estate and other investments.   

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Contact Us:

Akron Canton Real Estate Investors Association, Inc.

P.O. Box 176
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 858-0456

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