June 19, 2018
Main Event 7:30pm
Better Business Bureau - BBB
Have you ever been defrauded by a contractor? Have you ever been unhappy from a contractor that has done work on your investment property? Do you want to know how to keep from getting scammed? Don’t miss our main event this month!
Better Business Bureau’s Education and Outreach Coordinator, Matt Flinner, is happy to present to our STLREIA community “Identifying and Preventing Construction Scams.”
Matt is a St. Louis native and University of Missouri - Columbia alum who spends his time educating members of our community about BBB and its efforts to prevent frauds like identity theft from negatively impacting our region.
His presentation will include suggestions to help identify trustworthy contractors, common scams targeting consumers in the construction/remodeling industry, how businesses and consumers can take advantage of BBB services to identify and prevent fraud, and a wide range of other tips and advice designed to help you and your business stay safe. He will also be available to help answer any questions you may have about scams or fraud that have directly impacted you or a loved one.
Early Bird Session 6:30pm
Geneva Roth Consulting
Do you invest in 2 or 4 family homes? What about larger residential properties with 10, 20 or even100+ units? Have you ventured into properties such as strip malls, office buildings, industrial or other types of commercial properties? Maybe you’ve just thought about it and don’t really know what’s involved.
Do not miss the early bird session this month, as we will be featuring Dave Sebelius, Commercial appraiser. Dave performs about 100 commercial appraisals per year. He’s also been an expert witness testifying many times.
He has appraised everything from 2 family homes to large 100+ units, banks, industrial properties, even the City Museum and Northwest Plaza four times. Whether you currently invest in commercial real estate or are just curious to see if it’s for you be sure to arrive early to hear from Dave, the expert commercial appraiser.