Membership FAQ & Disclaimer
Fortune Magazine recently reported, “97 out of 100 self-made millionaires made their fortunes through Real Estate investing.”
Capital Area REIA is the premier association for individuals and small businesses that are involved in or interested in Real Estate investing in Northern Virginia and Metro DC. We provide a community and marketplace for like-minded individuals who want to learn, explore and profit from the opportunities of Real Estate Investing.
Who Joins? There are three different types of investors in our organization:
- Beginner Investors
o You have not been involved in any deals yet.
o You are individual who is excited about Real Estate Investing.
o You are seeking a way to start working for yourself and reap the benefits.
o You are looking for a way to build your own business/assets that will improve your lifestyle.
- Part-Time Investors
o You have been involved in at least 1-3 Real Estate Investment deals and have seen the opportunity and are looking for more.
o You still have other employment, but are looking to take your investing activity to next level.
- Expert Investors
o You work for yourself full-time and
o You want to maintain your expertise by continuing to build your network and knowledge of investing in the local market.
Why Should I Join If I Cannot Attend All the Meetings?
Why Should I Join If I Do Not Live in the DC Metro Area? Excellent questions. The benefits of GOLD membership still have excellent value even if you do not live in our area or cannot attend all of the meetings. Membership gets you access to special members-only discounts at national suppliers such as Sherwin Williams, OfficeMax, and car rentals from Avis and Budget, to name just a few of the many discounts available. You also have access to the membership database so you can meet active investors online and build you network and buyers list.
If you are a GOLDSTAR member, then we provide you with an integrated call center and website service that WORKS ANYWHERE to capture the motivated sellers leads that you need to succeed! You have your own personalized extension number that you can use to leverage our awesome SellQuickSellNow.com brand! Even if you never attend one of our meetings in person, this integrated call center and website service is worth its weight in gold to your business and is reason enough to become a GOLDSTAR Member TODAY!
How long has Capital Area REIA been in existence? Capital Area REIA has been serving Real Estate Investors in Northern Virginia and Metro DC for nearly a decade. A small group of investors started meeting in the late 1990’s to share ideas and deals. Soon after, the group continued to expand and is now the premier real estate investing association in the area.
Is Capital Area REIA a member of National REIA?
Yes! Capital AREA REIA is a long-standing member of National REIA based in Northern Virginia (click here for the list of all National REIA members in Virginia).
National REIA assists with the development of state lobbying efforts to help curb legislation that is harmful to investors. In addition, Capital Area REIA members are offered exclusive benefits and discounts. See the member benefits page.