Los Angeles County Real Estate Investors Association

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Education

We provide high-quality real estate education.

Networking

We connect you with like minded professionals.

Mentoring

Get one-on-one mentoring to help with your journey.

Welcome To

Los Angeles County Real Estate Investors Association

Founded twenty-seven years ago (1996), the Los Angeles County Real Estate Investor’s Association (“LAC-REIA”) is the oldest and largest investor group in California. We also have chapters in Orange, Ventura, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties, as well as 16 Meetup groups. Our mission is to provide:
  • (1) Education,
  • (2) Networking, and
  • (3) Mentoring to real estate investors throughout Southern California.

We Meet On The 2nd Thursday Of Every Month

We meet on the 2nd Thursday of every month in Los Angeles at the Iman Cultural Center (Culver City adjacent). We start at 6:30 pm for our unique Vendor Expo (in our exhibition area). Our general meeting runs from 7:30 to 9:30 pm. We proudly present the finest national and international speakers for in-depth real estate education. Learn from our great speakers and network with real estate vendors and fellow investors.
For beginner investors that need special help getting started, we offer our super-duper world-famous Mentoring Program. For our experienced investors, we have our special Gold Membership with their own private meetings and advanced seminars.

Upcoming Events

Real Estate Event Calendar

March 14, 2024

  • Real Estate Vendors Expo
  • Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm
  • Event Ticket Cost: FREE Admission
  • Venue: Iman Cultural Center
  • Address: 3376 Motor Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90034
    (Between Palm & National)

March 14 2024

  • The Latest Flipping Strategies
  • Time: 6:30pm – 9:30pm
  • Event Ticket Cost: FREE Admission
  • Venue: Iman Cultural Center
  • Address: 3376 Motor Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90034
    (Between Palm & National)

May 18, 2024

  • Time: 9:00AM to 6:00PM
  • Event Ticket Cost: $149.00 before May 11; $249.00 after
  • Venue: Iman Cultural Center
  • Address: 3376 Motor Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90034
    (Between Palm & National)

May 18, 2024

  • Time: 9:00AM to 6:00PM
  • Event Ticket Cost: Free for Gold Members
  • Venue: Iman Cultural Center
  • Address: 3376 Motor Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90034
    (Between Palm & National)

Services

Our Main Services

Mentoring

Gold Membership

Loan Center

Monday Morning Quarterback

Wholesale Deals

Volunteers

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Real Estate Podcasts

LA Real Estate Investors Podcast

About Our Real Estate Group

Los Angeles County Real Estate Investors Association

In 2016, LAC-REIA founder Phyllis Rockower passed and fellow investor and author Lloyd Segal assumed leadership of LAC-REIA. In his role as President, Lloyd and his team are continually expanding LAC-REIA events, programs and workshops for members and real estate investors. Among our many activities and benefits:
  • Monthly Meetings. We conduct our General Meetings (free) on the second Thursday of every month, 7:30 to 9:30 pm, at the Iman Cultural Center.
  • Vendor Expos. We conduct monthly Vendor Expos (free), before our general meetings, where you can “meet and greet” over 40 real estate professionals eager to work with you on your next project.
  • Gold Membership. Our exclusive Gold Membership is for experienced investors looking for special VIP experiences and private events.
  • Mentoring Program. We have the best Private Mentoring Program in the Western Hemisphere! For those of you new to real estate investing and need help getting started, our mentoring is for you.
  • Loan Center. Our Loan Center (free) has over 100 lenders eager to finance your next deal. These lenders will actually compete for your business.
  • Podcast. LAC-REIA hosts a weekly podcast called “Los Angeles County Real Estate Investors” (Tuesdays at 3:00 pm and streaming thereafter), with the latest local real estate news, starring our very own Bill Gross.
  • Wholesale Deals. Every Friday we email you our “Wholesale Deals” with properties available for you to buy. The list is free to members (with Gold Members receiving first priority).
  • Monday Morning Quarterback. Lloyd’s award-winning “Monday Morning Quarterback” newsletter (free) with the latest real estate news (and humor) comes out every Monday morning to help you start the week.
  • Basic Training Boot Camp. It all starts with our quarterly Real Estate Basic Training Boot Camp, where we teach you the fundamentals of real estate investing. Don’t miss it!

As you can see there is something for everyone, regardless of whether you’re a beginner, intermediate or experienced investor. Best of all, there are no membership fees and are monthly meetings are FREE. We only charge a small fee for our Saturday seminars and workshops. Gold members can attend all of our events for free.) But everyone needs to RSVP to attend. Please go to www.LARealEstateInvestors.com and get started. If you have any other questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at 310-792-6404. We’re always here to help you…

Picture of vendors at LAREIC Expo

Become A Vendor

Want To Be A Vendor?

If you’re looking for more business, remember the adage “People do business with people they know, like and trust.” In other words, you need to network with potential clients so that can get to know, like and trust you. That means up close and personal. Not on the telephone, email, or Zoom.

You need to actually get in front of your clients and future customers in person. Press the flesh, shake hands (or fist bump), and interact with people face-to-face. And the best opportunity to accomplish this goal is at our monthly Vendor Expos. Yes, you need to be here!

Attendees are real estate investors and related real estate professionals. The best and the brightest, consisting of all levels of experience, all in one location, all in one evening, and all looking to meet vendors just like you. They need your services. They need your products. These are your future clients.

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Meet Our Team

Lloyd Segal

President

LaTasha Evans

Club Coordinator

Susan Hall

Media Coordinator

Paty Luca

Volunteer Coordinator

Testimonials

What Our Members Are Saying

This man is doing it the right way. The cost of his class is very low for what you get. He is definitely a long-term thinker who understands that helping others helps him.

William S.

Corona, CA

Lloyd has out-of-the-box strategies that no one else teaches. Follow his guidance, and you will soon beat the competition and have an edge in the real estate industry. A real pro and he always answers his email and phone. A++

Leo N.

Clovis, CA

Lloyd is so fun and will really look after his client’s best interest! My husband and I kept coming back to his bootcamp to learn more and be refreshed every time. Thanks, Loyd, you advanced our investing career!

Hazel S.

Cypress, CA

Lloyd’s Bootcamp is full of great information for Realtors and Investors!!! There is a lot of information to absorb, so it is nice that he has a great “workbook” for class. We learned a lot and look forward to using this new knowledge. Thank you, Lloyd!

Terri L.

San Marcos, CA

A great low-pressure, high-information process to learn the basics of house flipping. Lloyd has an easy-going, hearted style of instruction that keeps everybody engaged throughout the class. Very informative and very affordable. I will be back again for the next boot camp near me.

J. S.

Simi Valley, CA

Amazing program! If you have any interest in flipping properties, this is a MUST. Lloyd will not only walk you through the basics of what it means to “flip a house,” but he will also give you actual names of individuals, websites, databases, and other resources to get you on your way.

Monaca B.

Burbank, CA

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Got Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is a real estate investment association?

A Real Estate Investment Association (REIA) is an organized community of individuals who share a mutual interest in real estate investment. These associations serve as a conduit for investors to network, disseminate information, and engage in collective learning. They typically offer an array of services and resources, such as educational workshops, mentorship initiatives, and access to various investment prospects. Furthermore, REIAs equip their members with analytical tools for deal assessment, property management, and keeping abreast of sector-specific trends. Catering to both novice and seasoned investors, REIAs function as an invaluable forum for professional networking, knowledge exchange, and industry intelligence.

Q. What are the benefits of joining a real estate investment association?

Joining a Real Estate Investment Association (REIA) offers a multitude of benefits that can enhance both the acumen and success rates of real estate investors at various stages of their career. Below are some of the primary advantages:

1. Networking Opportunities: REIAs provide an excellent platform for meeting like-minded individuals, including seasoned investors, real estate agents, lawyers, and other professionals involved in the real estate industry. These connections can lead to partnerships, joint ventures, or other types of collaborative opportunities.

2. Educational Resources: Most REIAs offer a variety of educational events such as seminars, workshops, and guest speakers who share expert advice and insights on different aspects of real estate investment. These educational activities can help investors make informed decisions and stay updated on the latest industry trends.

3. Access to Investment Opportunities: REIAs often serve as a hub for investment opportunities, including off-market deals that might not be available to the general public. Members can gain exclusive access to potential investments that align with their strategies.

4. Mentorship and Guidance: More experienced members of the association can act as mentors for newcomers, offering valuable guidance and advice based on their own experiences. This mentorship can be instrumental in avoiding common pitfalls and accelerating the learning process.

5. Analytical Tools: REIAs frequently provide their members with various tools and software designed to assist in property analysis, deal evaluation, and project management, thus facilitating more informed decision-making.

6. Legislative Updates: Associations often monitor legislative changes affecting the real estate sector and disseminate this information to their members. Understanding these changes is crucial for investors to navigate the legal landscape effectively.

7. Collaborative Buying Power: Membership in an REIA may afford individuals the ability to participate in bulk purchases of real estate investment-related services or products, often at a discounted rate. This can include anything from insurance to building supplies.

8. Credibility and Validation: Membership in a reputable REIA can enhance an investor’s credibility within the industry, which can be particularly beneficial when seeking financing or negotiating deals.

9. **Local Market Insights**: REIAs often focus on specific geographical areas, providing localized market data, trends, and investment opportunities that are particularly relevant to their members.

10. Emotional Support and Motivation: Real estate investment can be a stressful endeavor, and being part of a community of like-minded individuals can offer emotional support and motivation, helping investors to stay focused and committed to their goals.

In summary, membership in a Real Estate Investment Association can offer invaluable resources and opportunities that contribute to both the personal and professional development of an investor.

Q. How much does it cost to join a real estate investment association?
Access to our events is currently free. All you have to do is register and show up.
Q. Can non-investors attend our events?

Yes, non-investors can attend our events. We welcome anyone interested in learning more about real estate, regardless of whether they are current investors or not. Attending our events as a non-investor can be a great way to learn about the basics of real estate investing, network with other investors, and get a feel for the local real estate market.

Q. How to become a vendor?

If you’re looking for more business, remember the adage “People do business with people they know, like and trust.” In other words, you need to network with potential clients so that can get to know, like and trust you. That means up close and personal. Not on the telephone, email, or Zoom.
You need to actually get in front of your clients and future customers in person. Press the flesh, shake hands (or fist bump), and interact with people face-to-face. And the best opportunity to accomplish this goal is at our monthly Vendor Expos. Yes, you need to be here!

Attendees are real estate investors and related real estate professionals. The best and the brightest, consisting of all levels of experience, all in one location, all in one evening, and all looking to meet vendors just like you. They need your services. They need your products. These are your future clients.

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