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The last few years have been a wild ride for investors, real estate and stock market investors included. But as we survey the opportunities that present themselves, there is a constant. At the time of writing this guide, there has been a blank slate providing investors the opportunity to plunge in and get […]

Wholesaling And Getting Started Series begins October 17th

Is wholesaling illegal? How do you buy a property with no money? These are questions we get by phone and email at DREIA each month. If you want to learn the basics from an attorney and those in the field, PLUS how to find deals, the DREIA meeting October 17, 2012 is for you. […]

He Wrote The Book On Landlord Profitability

Bryan Chavis is well known around these parts. Not only is his book Buy it, Rent It, Profit! a terrific guide for local landlords, he also advises many Miami area investors and teaches regularly at the leading real estate school in South Florida. His success story is a Florida story and we have standing-room-only […]

Landlord Attorney’s Valuable Tips

She said ‘no’ to pet deposits and ‘yes’ to additional rent!
The September 2012 meeting of the Miami Landlord Association was one not to miss… Pamela Anselmo, attorney with Becker & Poliakoff, shared  “Legal Pitfalls to Avoid as Landlords”.
 Ms. Anselmo gave an impactful overview of helpful tips to keep in mind – some practical and […]

The Good, The Bad, The Ugly…a contest for your deals!

DREIA is bringing back this popular panel and we’d like members to participate. If you’ve done a deal that qualifies for one of the above monikers, please email us at You’ll have fun on the panel and educate or inspire budding and experienced investors. Read more for the guidelines.

We’re looking for up to three for […]

Mr. Land Trust Visits Soon!

Randy Hughes, aka Mr. Land Trust, is nationally known as a Land Trust Expert. Over 30 years ago, Randy started learning how to set up and administer his own title holding Land Trusts for privacy and asset protection. Over the years, he has become THE national Land Trust expert in the United States. He […]


January 11, 2012

CNN En Español rang us yesterday for comment about their story on the government’s plan to sell REOs to investors in bulk to become rental units. Our very own Alekxey Sabido appeared live on the network’s January 10, 2012 8 p.m.  newscast on behalf of DREIA.   We’re extremely grateful to Alekxey of […]

Law Firm Focus Is Real Estate Investors

The Law Offices of Enrique J. Fernandez, P.A. is a general service law firm with a focus on the representation of Real Estate Investors. Our office represents investors in their purchase of properties through the foreclosure courts, short-sales, REO sales as well as traditional transactions. We prepare and review title policies, land trusts, contracts […]

By |June 10th, 2011|Buying Property|0 Comments|

June Is a Busy Month at DREIA

Maybe the June 4 foreclosure workshop foretells that the court system is about to increase output.  Who knows?  But the venerable Rich Meyer and The Foreclosure Academy will present Making Dollars and Sense Our of Foreclosure Investing.  Rich’s workshop is full of relevant information about our local courts and auction system. You will learn the important aspects […]

By |May 24th, 2011|Buying Property|0 Comments|

The BUTLER did it!

That’s usually the case, right?  But Stacy Sherman of RockTitle told us at our Saturday workshop about the Butler Rebate.  It’s actually savings you can get from your friendly title agent..legally!  Stacy also told us about re-issue credit and how and when to ask for it.  It benefits a buyer and that always helps […]