The Metro East Real Estate Investors Association is a not for profit corporation formed to assist investors, landlords and property managers in keeping up with changing legislation and learning newer or more economical methods of maintaining compliance with existing laws while maximizing cash flow opportunities.
National REIA Chapter. The Metro East REIA has been awarded the "Chapter" designation by the National Real Estate Investors Association. We are the Chapter for the Saint Louis Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Full Membership in the group includes a monthly newsletter, access to our web site, admission to all regularly scheduled monthly meetings, educational opportunities, vendor discounts, membership in the Illinois Rental Property Owners Association (IRPOA), membership in the National Real Estate Investors Association (NaREIA), representation by lobbyists at the state and national level, and hundreds of networking opportunities. In addition our members have the option of participating in the "Professional Housing Provider" program as either a full time or part time student. Our PHP classes and instructors are accredited by the National Association of Real Estate Investors (NaREIA) and certification is available upon completion of the 64 hour course of study. Monthly Meetings - The regular monthly meeting is held on the first Monday Evening of the month unless it falls on a holiday. We currently meet at the Leighton Evant American Legion Post #365 at 1022 Vandalia, Collinsville, IL. Doors open at 6:30 PM and meetings start promptly at 7:00 PM. A Single Membership is only $75.00 per year - A Couple or Two Member Partnership is only $90 per year. GUEST FEE - The guest fee to come to a meeting is $10.00. Should you wish to join our association after the presentation. that payment can be applied to your membership application for up to 60 days.