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Michigan’s Largest FREE Real Estate Investor & Landlord Conference & Expo! 

Real Estate Investor & Landlord Conference & Expo



Join us for three days for our Real Estate Investor & Landlord Conference & Expo with national real estate investor and landlord experts. Featuring 7 national speakers, breakout sessions packed full of current and wealth building strategies and techniques!  The event attracts over 500 attendees for education, inspiration, motivation and networking.  Over 30 exhibitors are also on hand for the event.  And, don’t forget—it’s FREE!

Featured National Speakers:

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Robyn Thompson ∙ Proven Buy & Hold and Rehabbing Investment Strategies

Back by popular demand! Robyn, the Queen of Rehab, has integrated her highly successful rehab program into a new buy and hold investment strategy—providing more flexibility for rehabbing for flips or for holds. There couldn’t be a better time to integrate Robyn’s strategies into your investment game plan.

Thursday, February 23.
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Sue Hoyuela ∙ Vacation Rentals: The Secret to Doubling Your Rental Income without Tenants

Sue Hoyuela makes her first appearance in Grand Rapids to show you how to convert your rentals and investment properties into Airbnb cash cows. Airbnb is hot and West Michigan is a great location for vacation rentals. Learn how to make it work for you.

Friday, February 24.

Tony Youngs ∙ Hidden Market Strategies in Today's Current Market

Tony knows how to find’em! If you’re wondering how to find those hidden gems in a tight real estate market, Tony is the man. He wowed the crowd last year with his program on the hidden market.

Friday, February 24.
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Tom Zeeb ∙ The Rapid Cash Generation Blueprint: How to Quickly Make Money Without Money in Real Estate!

Tom’s got it figured out…how to flip properties with no cash, no risk, and no tenants and create a monthly income of $10,000 or more. Now he’s traveling the country helping others do the same. We were able to snag Tom during his busy travels and bring him to Grand Rapids. Tom will share with you 7 steps and more on how to find, lock-in and profit from deals.

Friday, February 24.
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Vena Jones-Cox ∙ The Fastest and Easiest Way to Wholesale Properties for Big Money

Known as the Queen of Wholesaling, Vena will bring her unique and updated strategies for wholesaling investment properties in today’s climate. Vena’s done it all—her family has been in the business for decades doing rentals, wholesaling, flips—you name it, she’s done it.

Saturday, February 25.
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Brad Sumrok ∙ How to Earn Double Digit Returns & Retire Early by Investing in Apartment Fortunes

Multi-family rental property investments are hot commodities in West Michigan. Investors are looking to move into this lucrative strategy for building wealth. Whether you’re a new investor or a seasoned investor looking to expand, Brad’s proven program for building multi-family fortunes is something worth hearing about.

Saturday, February 25.

Jeffrey Taylor ∙ The Mr. Landlord Take Total Control Program

Need we say anything about Jeffrey? Jeffrey is by far and away the most popular speaker we’ve ever had. Those who’ve heard Jeffrey before say they won’t miss him when he comes to town. Jeffrey will present his Mr. Landlord Take Total Control program—helping landlords create thousands in additional cash flow. Jeffrey will present his powerful tips and tools.

Saturday, February 25.

Bonus:  Real estate professionals can earn up to 2 CE credits during the conference.

Breakout Sessions:


  • Real Estate Investment Asset Protection (Friday, Feb. 24, 8:00 a.m.) – Asset protection includes everything from buying the right insurance to cover risk to putting a wall between you and lawsuits.  Learn how to set up your business, hold title to property, and what kind of insurance coverage you’ll need to make sure your real estate business isn’t vulnerable to catastrophe. It’s all about pre-emptive planning. Presented by: Lindsay Cummings, Attorney   (1 hr. Real Estate License CE)
  • Don’t Do What I Did / Idea a Minute (Friday, Feb. 24, 8:00 a.m.) – Experts and attendees share their horror stories and newest and greatest ideas regarding real estate investment and landlording.  Come prepared with your own to share! Facilitated by: Russ VandenToorn
  • Get The Lead Out, City of Grand Rapids, Grant Program (Friday, Feb. 24, 8:00 a.m.) – Find out how you can get up to $14,000 for vinyl siding and replacement of windows, doors, porch decking and more.  River Overlook A-B
  • Economic Forecast & Grand Rapids’ Future Development (Friday, Feb. 24, 9:00 a.m.) – Find out from GVSU Professor of Economics, Paul Isley, how the West Michigan economy is doing and where it is headed and how it will impact real estate.  Learn about all the newest developments in the city of Grand Rapids from Suzanne Schulz, Director, City of Grand Rapids Planning Department.
  • Marketing & Screening for Tenants (Saturday, Feb. 25, 8:00 a.m.) – Learn the best practices for finding paying tenants that won’t destroy your rentals. Presented by:  Emma Persons, Property Manager  (1 hr. Real Estate License CE)
  • House Hacking, Your Fast Start to Real Estate Wealth (Saturday, Feb. 25, 8:00 a.m.) – Have little or no extra cash for real estate investments but looking to buy a home?  New and experienced real estate investors alike have found “house hacking” to be a fantastic way to get into real estate investment.  Found out how you can buy a duplex and have others pay for your mortgage and start building your real estate empire.  Expert Panel and facilitated by: Brian Hamrick

When:  February 23-25, 2017

Where:  DeVos Place, Downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan


Download full schedule by clicking below!


Noel Selewski Agency Inc.


    • Columbo's Floors to Go

    • Sherwin-Williams

    • B2B Capital Funding

    • Westshore Property Management

    • The Goins Group LLC

    • Midwest Properties of MI | ExtraMoneyRealEstate.com

    • Compass Realty

    • Law Offices of David L. Carrier, P.C.

    • Compass Leasing

    • Modernistic Cleaning & Restoration

    • Great Lakes Commercial Laundry Sales

    • Culver CPA Group

    • The Home Depot

    • RK Property Management

    • Niagara Conservation

    • Aurelian Commercial Lending

    • Indoor Climate Solutions

    • Qwest Property Management

    • Rockfinch Realty

    • LASTBIDRealEstate.com


Are you interested in being an exhibitor for our annual Real Estate Investor & Landlord Conference & Expo?

Contact Kathy Bartnick for more information…

P: 616.318.3503

E: kvallie@aol.com