Local REIA Groups


One of the best places to meet other investors and get yourself educated about investing in real estate is to join your local Real Estate Investors Association, or REIA group. Here in the Chicago IL area there are a number of very good clubs. Here are some of the well known ones:


Chicago Creative Investors Association


Contact: Jane Garvey

Telephone: (630) 858-4663

When: 3rd Sunday of the month, 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Where: Lindner Conference Center, 610 E Butterfield Road, Lombard Il 60148


Lake County Property Investors Association


Contact: Linda Liberatore (President)

Telephone: (847) 360-8020

When: 2nd Tuesday of each month, 6:00pm registration, 6:30pm meeting

Where: The In-Laws Restaurant, Gurnee, IL 60031


Northern Illinois Real Estate Investment Association


Contact: Bruce Johnson

Telephone: (815) 348-9739

When: See website for meeting details.

Where: Crystal Lake Holiday Inn




Contact: Ryan Steele Telephone: (312) 560-5675

When: 1st Thursday of each month, 7:00pm

Where: Waterford Banquest, 933 Riverside, Elmhurst, IL 60126


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