Georgia Real Estate Investors Association (GaREIA)
GaREIA General Information
GaREIA office hours are Monday thru Thursday 12 pm – 5 pm, and evenings and Saturdays that classes are held.
4353 Tilly Mill Rd, Ste. 130
Atlanta GA 30360
Karen Yaap, Executive Director
Mike Jacobson, President
The office closes on the second Monday of each month at 12:00 pm to prepare for the General Meeting. The phones will not be answered after that time.
The monthly General Meeting is held on the second Monday of the month at the Wyndham Atlanta Galleria. Check the calendar event for the next General Meeting for more information. Doors open at 5:30 pm and meeting ends around 9:00 pm. Members attend free with membership card for entry and guest fee is $25.
History of GaREIA
GaREIA began in 1981 in Atlanta. The association was incorporated as a non-profit Georgia Corporation in 1986, and is now listed as a not-for-profit 501 (6) trade association. GaREIA is one of the longest running real estate investors association in the United States. Members come from a wide range of backgrounds but with a common interest in real estate investing. The Association’s success depends upon the members and the dedication of its volunteers.
GaREIA Organizational Structure
GaREIA is directed by a volunteer Board of Directors, made up of members of the Association, annually elected by the membership. The main purpose of the Board of Directors is to direct the Association, maintaining the goals and objectives as the governing body. The board, a highly active and organized group with committees of additional volunteers, maintains the Vision and Mission of the Association. The Executive Director manages the day to day operations of the Association.
GaREIA’s Headquarters is a business resource center that provides members with a central location to meet other investors, attend seminars and Subgroups. Seminars, Subgroups and other meetings are held at Headquarters throughout the month. Conference rooms are available for members to reserve.
Directions to GaREIA
Take PEACHTREE INDUSTRIAL BLVD/GA-141 N via EXIT 31B; Take the exit toward TILLY MILL RD/GA PERIMETER COLLEGE; Turn SLIGHT LEFT onto PEACHTREE INDUSTRIAL BLVD/GA-141 N; Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto PEACHTREE INDUSTRIAL BLVD; Turn RIGHT onto TILLY MILL RD.; 4353 TILLY MILL RD is on the LEFT in the HOME DEPOT parking lot.