What we're about

Learn • Invest • Own • Sell • Grow

Get energized, inspired and educated at our fun filled real estate social events that focus on helping investment-minded individuals capitalize on a variety of opportunities in the world of real estate. Enjoy a hassle free environment while learning how to avoid the common pitfalls most people experience when buying, selling, owning, or managing real estate. Network with other investors and owners to share best practices and lessons learned. Learn the skills and techniques that professional real estate investors use to find, analyze, and put together lucrative investment opportunities.

Highly successful people are frequently in a position to capitalize on opportunities because they know what options they have to do so. We are on a mission to help you Know Your Options™.

Featured guest speakers will include traditional and hard money lenders, property management companies, cash buyers/home renovation companies, 1031 exchange specialists, self-directed IRA custodians, apartment complex owners, contractors, accessory dwelling unit (ADU) experts, attorneys, accountants, short term/AirBNB rental operators, and more.

Everyone is welcome. Whether you currently own real estate, or simply want to learn from those already taking action, everyone can benefit from the discussions at our Hassle Free Real Estate Socials and make valuable connections with like minded individuals.

*Our desire is that these events facilitate a truly hassle free environment for those who want to network and learn about owning, investing, selling or exploring some of their options in real estate. PLEASE, no unauthorized solicitors, vendors, agents, lenders, etc. If you would like to become involved as a sponsor/trainer, please contact the organizers.

About the Organizers:

Frank Karako

Frank leads The Karako Group at Big Block Realty and is a Certified Agent with Active Duty Passive Income (ADPI). He specializes in working with investment-minded individuals who like to know their options for creating and capturing value in a real estate transaction while greatly mitigating many of the common risks faced by sellers, buyer, and owners of real estate. ADPI strives to educate, mentor and empower active duty military members, veterans, spouses and family to reach financial freedom through passive income in real estate investing. ADPI's goal is for its members to own as much of America as possible.

Frank is currently pursuing a Masters of Science in Real Estate at the University of San Diego’s Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate. He frequently volunteers with Junior Achievement of San Diego to help deliver financial literacy eduction to elementary students in classrooms across San Diego’s South Bay region.

For nearly a decade, Frank served on active duty in the Army as an intelligence professional, analyst, and advisor helping senior military and government leaders make critical decisions about how and where to best allocate limited resources. While serving overseas, he recognized that senior leaders have little time to interpret lots of information, and often need the "Bottom Line Up Front" assessment to quickly understand their options and make a decision. A combat veteran with three yearlong overseas deployments, Frank continues to serve part-time as a reserve status US Army Warrant Officer.

Melanie Myers

Melanie has extensive experience in FHA, VA, and Conventional financing. She especially enjoys working with first time home buyers achieving their goal of home ownership. Melanie strives to ensure that borrowers fully understand the mortgage process before and during the transaction.

Purchasing a home is a huge milestone for anyone and Melanie's 8+ years of customer service experience in the Mortgage Industry gives her the ability to clearly communicate the loan process and set realistic expectations for our clients. Her main goal for her clients is to provide the best experience in purchasing or refinancing their home.

As a mortgage professional, Melanie will be there to help you and your family with your mortgage needs for life!

Massive Gratitude for Our Sponsors...

The Karako Group at Big Block Realty --> Know Your Options™

When you Know Your Options™, you can make educated decisions with confidence based on market data and your preference for acceptable levels of risk. The Karako Group at Big Block Realty specializes in working with investment-minded individuals who like to know their options for creating and capturing value in real estate transactions while greatly mitigating many of the common risks faced by sellers, buyer, and owners of real estate.

Veterans Capital Group, Inc. --> Sell a Better Way!

Do you need to sell residential real estate? Veterans Capital Group buys properties from single-family, 2-4 unit multifamily, and apartment complexes up to $10,000,000. Get a strong offer backed by the purchasing power of military veterans who come together in joint effort to buy and own real estate collectively.

EliteOwner, Inc. --> Your Best Begins at Home™

Eliminate frustrations with home ownership hassles and predatory service providers. EliteOwner™ members enjoy absolutely remarkable home services. Guaranteed. We desire every EliteOwner™ to enjoy a home that inspires, energizes, and elevates them on a daily basis. Making sure you get exactly what you want from your home is our undying commitment to you. Through our innovative, 5-Step EliteOwner™ Methodology, we ensure we accomplish all of this. The EliteOwner™ Guarantee gives you peace of mind knowing you will never have to pay for disappointing home services again.

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