Welcome to the Akron Canton REIA
A/CREIA General Monthly Meetings – 7pm on the 2nd Wednesday of each month.
LOCATION – Knights of Columbus Hall, 2055 Glenmount Ave., Akron, OH 44319

Directions to Knights of Columbus

Members – Free           Visitors – $20 person/$30 couple (first time free!)

Wednesday, May 14th 2014

7pm at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Akron (off Glenmount Ave.)

EPA/Ohio Renovator Paint and Repair Program

Albert L. Smith

(Lead Paint Project Designer, Risk Assessor and Accredited EPA/OHIO RRP Trainer)

Topics of Discussion will include: 

  • EPA/Ohio Renovator Paint and Repair Program
  • Lead-Based Paint and how it can affect you
  • Why Lead Based paint can cause you problems
  • The EPA RRP Rules

Albert L. Smith, President of Lianna Development Corp.

Lianna Development Corporation has been providing lead hazard related consultant services since 1999.  Albert L. Smith has operated over nine Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Programs.  The company was accredited by the EPA in August 2010 and approved by the State of Ohio Department of Health in October 2010 to provide the Renovation, Repair and Painting Certification courses Initial and Refresher.  LDCTP is committed to providing the best learning experience, and has purchased a training center dedicated to enhancing students learning experiences.  Located at 650 Eva Ave. Akron, Ohio 44306.  The website address is www.ldctp.com, phone 330-957-7145

Why Lead Poisoning May be Causing Your Health Problems – Dr. Mark Hyman – PDF

Why Lead Poisoning May be Causing Your Health Problems – Video

Stark County Real Estate Expo

April 26th, 2014

The University Center at Kent State
6000 Frank Ave. NW, North Canton, OH 44720

• Over 50 exhibitors!
• FREE real estate investing classes!
• Learn how to start investing in real
• Get answers to your questions!
FREE Featured Speaker
“How to Make BIG Profits
with Abandoned Properties!”

• New or Seasoned, this investor Expo is for
• Many networking OPPORTUNITIES!
• Free Parking!
• Hourly PRIZE giveaways!


Attention New and Renewing Members!

We are currently switching our credit card processing companies so we are not able to accept credit cards payments on our website at this time.  Please call 330-858-0456 to process a credit card payment for a New or Renewal Membership Fee.  

You can also send in your payment:


PO Box 329

Lakemore, Oh 44250


And as always you can pay for your membership at the monthly meetings.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.  Thank you for your continued support, it’s because of you that we are able to bring you valuable information and education each month.  Along with all the other benefits from the monthly newsletter, OREIA, the yearly trade show and just the ability to network with others in various aspects of Real Estate Investing.





“ACREIA is dedicated to providing a forum for the education and networking of individuals in the real estate arena…”
Enjoy The Benefits of an Akron/Canton Real Estate Investors Association Membership

  • Discounts to Advertise
    in the New$line
  • FREE Links to your Website
  • Vendor
  • Sherwin
    Williams/Office Max Discounts
  • Monthly
    Networking Meeting
  • Participate
    in Monthly Buy, Sell, Trade & Swap
  • Yearly
    Trade Show
  • Yearly
    Holiday Event
  • FREE attendance
    at other OREIA Affiliated Meetings
  • National
    & Local Guest Speakers
  • Monthly Newsletter
  • Member Website
  • Legislative
    Representation through OREIA
The Akron/Canton REIA is a non-profit group dedicated to the development, support and professionalism of area investors. A/CREIA provides an opportunity for networking, legislative updates and educational benefits to members. Information is offered by local speakers, national experts and by the networking opportunities that make up a major part of our meetings.
Ohio Property Owners
State law now requires owners of rental property to register with their county auditor’s office. Owner addresses, phone numbers, and the addresses of properties they rent must be provided to county government.Information is to be used to contact or find rental property owners who have seriously neglected or abandoned their properties, and will be made available to the public. Failure to register is a minor misdemeanor and results in a $150 fine. Currently there is no registration deadline.Click here to download  Summit County Rental Property Registration


Our Mission:To educate members. To exchange information in the area of real estate investment with respect to financial techniques, services, home improvements and repairs, contractors, material supplies, tenant management and other areas which are of interest to the members.