Investing In Out of State Real Estate


1330 Parkview Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266





Crystal has built up her own personal real estate asset portfolio of 309 residential income units nationwide which consists of SFH/SFRs, duplexes, multifamily/apartment units and 133,000 square feet of retail/shopping/office commercial property space, 

all out of state.


Since 2002, Ground Level Consulting has helped numerous investors in southern California and the western U.S. region. Owner Christina L. Suter gained experience by investing in over 15 million in real estate, with over 300 doors during the last 25+ years. Five years ago she decided to share her expertise with other Real Estate Investors as a Real Estate Investment Advisor.

Whatever your area of investing, many of the foundational principles and dynamics of investing remain the same. Ground Level can help you increase your profits, analyze the success of a deal, perform due diligence, reduce your hours of management, implement integrity and quality standards within your investments, as well as other vital enhancements that smooth out your operations and upgrade your performance.

Ground Level offers highly qualified real estate management services, from portfolio analysis and management to one-on-one investment mentoring as well as personal financial coaching.

JAY HINRICHS (JLH Companies, a Peer to Peer Group Investment Firm)

Entrepreneur and businessman, Jay Hinrichs, was born in Burlingame, California and grew up in Cupertino, Palo Alto and Napa Valley before relocating to the Portland, Oregon area in the late 1990’s. Jay was President of Langer Mortgage in Oakland, California where he administered a traditional 
investor pooled real estate funding company with $35m in assets and well over 250 investors. Jay also formed Silverado Group, LLC and was one of the top buyers of foreclosure and pre-foreclosure properties in the States of Washington and Oregon. Jay met another need in the real estate market and 
created a private money lending company called Silverado Funding, LLC. 
The Funding Company began a series of loans to investors who were buying up properties, rehabbing 
them and renting them out. In the next few years the loan company did in excess of 2,000 private loans
Jay is now the Owner/Manager of JLH Companies. JLH Companies is a peer to peer group investment 
firm for accredited investors with a minimum of $500,000. JLH Companies has proven to be a facility with high returns and real estate investment opportunities throughout the United States.


6:30 - Networking - Manhattan Country Club

7:15 - Introductions

7:25 - Panel discussions

9:15 - Networking - Manhattan Country Club

The Manhattan Beach Chapter of FIBI was started because we truly believe in the power of helping others invest without having to receive something in return. There will be no sales pitch at any of our events and we guarantee you will be educated via our unique panel format. Our years of real estate experience have allowed us to cultivate an incredible group of professionals that are smart, successful and willing to share their experience with you. 

Each month, we will feature a topic that is critical to successful investing in real estate and invite a range of panelist that specialize on the subject. Besides us moderating the discussion to mine for the most relevant information, we will also encourage audience participation so you can get your questions answered. 

Please come check out one of our meetings and we promise you will receive beneficial information, superb networking with other real estate investors and most importantly, NO sales pitch.

To pay $10 per event, get your annual Membership. Here is the application form

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  • Michelle N.

    Very informative, even though I wasn't able to stay until the end.

    2 · April 13, 2014

  • Eric George G.

    Great event! Really like the new venue. Lot's of networking and valuable info on Investing Out of State. I Look forward to the next one.

    2 · April 9, 2014

  • Edward J. S.

    great meeting and lots of good information, absolutely love the new venue, way to go Matt and Dave!

    3 · April 9, 2014

  • PJ R.

    Excellent panel and great insight into out of state investing. Thankyou!!

    3 · April 9, 2014

  • Mathew O.

    Thank you all for attending, great event once again. I hope everyone found it informative.

    5 · April 9, 2014

  • David C.

    Great info from the panel.

    3 · April 9, 2014

  • Danisa


    3 · April 9, 2014

  • Lynn

    It was a very informative meetup. I am appreciative of the panel and the viable connections made during this meetup.

    5 · April 9, 2014

  • ray p.

    Excellent! Each of the individual speakers provided valuable info, including what areas and items to focus on and what to avoid. Definitely many valuable lessons for us who focus on non-CA rentals.

    3 · April 9, 2014

  • Siva

    Enjoyed the panel discussion and a great networking event. Thanks to the organizers and the panelists for your time and knowledge.

    5 · April 9, 2014

  • Geralyn C.

    It was a very informative and entertaining meeting of very successful panelists! I really enjoyed it!

    3 · April 9, 2014

  • Joe K.

    Great event! Great new venue! Loved the topic and the panelists!

    3 · April 9, 2014

  • Ed

    Nice venue, great information.

    2 · April 8, 2014

  • Lisa H.

    Panelists were spot-on about considerations of out-of-state investing.

    3 · April 8, 2014

  • Crystal H.

    Thank you for coming out!!! Hope you enjoyed it.

    6 · April 8, 2014

  • Edward J. S.

    What is Jay Hinrichs area of expertise?

    1 · March 24, 2014

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