About us

Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association. An exciting real estate association in Connecticut where you can meet and network with experienced real estate investors and professionals.

CTREIA is the largest real estate investors and apartment owners association in the Northeast.

Our mission is to provide education, networking, and business-to-business opportunities for entrepreneurs in the real estate investing community. In the past CT REIA has been featured on CNN Financial News, The New York Times, Hartford Courant, Meriden Record Journal, Channel 30-WVIT and Channel 8 News-WTNH. We are firmly committed to promoting ethical real estate investing principles and further developing the investing abilities of our members.

We look forward to meeting you and introducing you to our community of real estate investors and professionals. Our real estate investment training is second to none.

Along with holding monthly meetings, seminars, and workshops, we also publish a newsletter and maintain a website. We also organize New England's largest business related trade show, hire a lobbyist, and staff a small office... all to benefit your business..

Our Goals

Our goals are to motivate and support our members through quality training, discussions, and networking. Our group of investors includes others who are actively pursuing investment properties in the Northeast.

Real People
  • Local experts, experienced investors, and investment property professionals.
  • National real estate speakers who are actively investing in today's market.
  • Essential resources from our vendors and other real estate professionals.

Endless Programs, Endless Opportunities

At our monthly real estate investing seminar (2nd Monday of each month) we feature different real estate incestment experts. These meetings provide plenty of networking opportunities with fellow real estate investors and professionals in Connecticut.

Our "Fast-Track" real estate investment coaching program is a 6 month program that gives you specific step-by-step insider investment property training, role-playing of real life situations, and masterminding to analyze and structure propery deals.

WREIA is an organization designed specifically to educate, empower, and encourage women to invest.

Apartment Owners Association of CT is a valuable resource for apartment owners, landlords, and property managers.

Expand Your Horizon
  • Be exposed to a diverse range of real estate investment strategies.
  • Market your properties to over 10,000 buyers and investors. Plus, be the first to purchase properties offered by our members.
  • Other real estate investing seminars, workshops, webinars, and teleseminars throughout the month that can keep you informed in this exciting real estate market.

Team Building

All successful real estate investors know how important their teams are. CT REIA has over 20 categories of business associates and vendors that offer services and products to investors. Our business associates are member referred and complete a qualification process prior to being invited to join.

Investor to Investor Networking

Find other investors that compliment your investment strategy or can help you with your business needs. CT REIA has over 1,000 members, so you will be able to find plenty of professionals to network with at our real estate investing seminars. You can begin networking with other investors right away on our online real estate investing forum.

Property Marketing And/or Acquisition

At our monthly meetings, you can present a property you currently own or control to hundreds of other investors. List your properties and have your deal emailed out to over 15,000 investors. This is a proven way to sell or find investment properties in Connecticut.

You can't do it alone. Let us assist you in building your team and connecting you with other real estate investors in Connecticut. Take full advantage of our structured networking sessions. Connect with other investors and CT REIA business associates that can help you succeed. Our affiliation with the National REIA (National Association of Real Estate Investment Associations) allows us to provide unbiased information from a diverse range of nationally-renowned experts that have been well-received throughout the country.

Awards From The Commercial Record

  • In 2014, CT REIA was awarded the "Best of 2014 Silver: Best Real Estate Educational Provider" by The Commercial Record.
  • In 2013, CT REIA was awarded the "Best of 2013 Silver: Best Real Estate Educational Provider" by The Commercial Record.
  • In 2012, CT REIA was awarded the "Women of FIRE - Finance, Insurance, Real Estate" by The Commercial Record.
  • In 2010, CT REIA was named the "Best Real Estate Educational Provider in the Commercial Category" by The Commercial Record.
  • The Commercial Record features all the real estate, banking and lending, and construction and development information you need as a business professional.
  • The combination of industry news and weekly real estate transaction listings from across Connecticut creates an invaluable tool that empowers you to make the best possible business decisions.

Real Estate Investing Education

  • Property Management
  • Landlording
  • Foreclosures and Pre-foreclosures
  • Fix and Flip
  • Wholesale Properties
  • No Money Down Creative Financing
  • Lease/Options
  • Buying and Selling Paper
  • Asset Protection
  • Short Sales
  • 1031 Exchanges
  • Working with Brokers
  • Handling Evictions
  • Real Estate Inspections
  • Property Assessment
  • Basics of Investment Property
  • Advanced Real Estate Investing Topics

Real Estate Topics That We Cover

  • Management & Landlording
  • Foreclosures
  • Fix and Flip
  • Wholesale Properties
  • Creative Financing
  • Lease/Options
  • Buying and Selling Paper
  • Asset Protection
  • Short Sales
  • 1031 Exchanges
  • Working with Brokers
  • Handling Evictions
  • Real Estate Inspections
  • Property Assessment
  • Basics of Investment
  • Advanced Investment