November 23, 2015

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FFREIA General Meeting – Thursday November 12, 2015


Brighton Town Hall

2300 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14618

  Networking starts: 6:30 PM

Meeting Starts: 7:00 PM



Please be mindful of limited parking and ride share if possible  



Freedom First REIA, Ltd.

Holiday Party

December  11, 2015




Join us for our



Friday, December 11, 2015.

 Paid Members and a guest are invited

(contact Susan to become a paid member)

This is our way of thanking our membership for their continued support

We are planning a fun-filled evening of networking, sharing, partying, dancing,

and a dizzying selection of sumptuous hors d’oeuvres

(cash bar)

WHEN:  Friday evening, December 11, 2015,

 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

WHERE:  Davinci’s Restaurant, 1558 Ridge Rd. W. (in Stone Ridge Plaza)


by 5pm, Friday December 4, 2015

Contact Susan Holman, 585-690-5056






Investor Academy

This year there was not enough room for everyone who wanted to attend the Investor Academy.

So for the next Academy we are looking for a larger venue.

Suggestions on a venue available mornings the 3rd Saturdays from March thru September, please contact any board member or

contact Susan at [email protected]

More FFREIA Meetings in December


Thursday December 3

Alternative Real Estate Investing Strategies AM Meeting

Bayfront Restaurant 1075 Empire Blvd 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Networking begins at 8:30 AM

This group is co-moderated by Adam Johnson, Joe LaBarbera and Scott Speer.


Thursday December 10

Landlord Support Group

Craft Cafe at the corner of Andrews and Bittner (Downtown)

8:30 AM – 10 AM Let’s talk tenants and toilets.

What works for you? What isn’t working for you?

This group is co-chaired by Bob Napier and Manny Wright.


Thursday December 17

Alternative Real Estate Investing Strategies PM Meeting

Bayfront Restaurant 1075 Empire Blvd

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Topics include Wholesaling, Mortgages, Flips, Assignments, Lending and topics other than Landlord.

The “Deal Makers” section offering members a fuller platform to explain a potential deal to possible lenders, partners, buyers.

This group is co-moderated by Adam Johnson, Joe LaBarbera and Scott Speer.




There is NO Landlord Support Group December 25.

Happy Holiday’s

Thursday October 22

 Landlord Support Group

Bayfront Restaurant 1075 Empire Blvd 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Featuring Property Management Expert Karl Weekes of MelKar Enerprises, Inc.

Bayfront charges a $5 minimum,  plan on having something to eat.




Rochester Then And Now

Rochester is one of the top locations in America for real estate investment. But at a time when many markets are stagnant, Rochester holds its own in reaching the world of tomorrow.  Enjoy this look at the dynamic Rochester of today and Rochester 1963!

(And look at us now! — )

For more information please call Joe McGuire 585-342-5850

If interested in volunteering for our organization please contact:

Susan Holman


[email protected]

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The FFREIA Interview

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Investors Beat “provides online news, education and inspiration for the real estate investor,” and their “focus is on the US property market” — and that means FFREIA, one of Upstate New York’s most dynamic and growing real estate investment associations.

Read the exclusive Investors Beat interview with FFREIA online by clicking here!

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Tax Strategies

Steve Wilterdink

January 9, 2014


Finding Real Estate … (and Some Salient Thoughts)

Leon Griggs, Jr.

February 13, 2014


Private Lending

A Panel of great local lenders

March 13, 2014


Seller Financing, the Dodd-Frank Act, and How It Impacts You

Steve Pheterson, Esq.

April 10, 2014


Understanding QuickBooks

Chris Sardone’s Office

May 8, 2014


Wholesaling in Monroe County

Joe LaBarbera/J. Barrington Nelson

June 12, 2014


Acquiring and Holding Real Estate in Rochester

Bob Napier

July 10, 2014


FFREIA Annual Picnic (Members Attend for Free)

The Board

August 14, 2014


Estimating Renovation Repairs

Speaker TBD

September 11, 2014


Upcoming Tax Changes and Implications 

Chris Sardone

October 9, 2014


Topic TBD

Speaker TBD

November 13, 2014


FFREIA Annual Holiday Party (Free to Members)

The Board

December, 2014

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