Past Meetup

8/29/19 – FORE Tacoma – Leka Devatha: Lessons From Over 40 Investment Deals


Leka Devatha- is one of the most ambitious female investors that we know locally. Leka is a mother of two, left an exciting corporate job at Nordstrom 5 years ago to pursue a career in real estate and founded Rehabit Homes. In the past 5 years she has completed over 40 deals, everything from flips, to BRRRR's, to wholesale deals. Now she is tackling not 1 but 3 new build construction projects as she looks to engage the adult family home space. Leka shares the highs, the lows, best practices for investing and overall, why you need to get out and do something to avoid the regret of never trying at all.

Tacoma, WA

08-21-2019 FORE Bellevue, Deal Show and Tell! The Best and Worst Deals Presented by Investors


We personally believe in learning and owning all of our mistakes, and prefer to learn from other peoples mistakes. This is your chance to learn how other people have succeeded and how others have failed! Check it out what these amazing investors have to say and share their deals with us. Presenters: Jared Holland, Leka Devatha, James Dainard, Ryan Gibson & Bao Phung. Moderated by Nathan Robbins.

Bellevue College – Bellevue, WA

07-23-2019 FORE Bellevue, Tucker Merrihew, Sourcing Deals & Maximizing Returns with Redevelopment


Are you sourcing deals and having a hard time? Do you need some better tools to get that off-market deal? Are you wanting to maximize returns on every deal you find or that is brought to you? This video offers this and so much more. Tucker is one of the best off market marketers that we know in the entire US and he is also an award winning luxury home builder and redeveloper out of Portland OR. Him and his team are responsible for the Driving for Dollars app, host of the Real Dealz Podcast, creator of the Deal Finders Academy, and are the winners of the Street of Dreams luxury home builders best of in Portland OR.

Bellevue College – Bellevue, WA

06-27-2019, FORE Tacoma, Fix & Flip Panel: Investor Strategies for Tacoma Today


Fixers and Flips Secrets and Tips - Active Tacoma Real Estate Investor panelists break down how to invest in one of the hottest markets in the entire United States....TACOMA!! In this panel, the local top fix and flip investors in the Tacoma area breaking down today's market, best practices, tips/tricks, budgets, contractors, sourcing deals, and so much more! Moderator: Gerald Hennessey, Panelist: Tarl Yarber, Isaac Miller, Ben Gervais.

Tacoma, WA

6-26-2019 FORE Bellevue- Investing in Multi Family Properties Today and Best Practices


Are you building your portfolio in real estate? Do you already invest in Multi-Family or are you looking to make the jump? Whether you are already in the game, or just starting out, this F.O.R.E. presentation dives deep into the multi-family investment world! You will receive answers to many questions around Multi-Family investing, how to find better deals, maximize returns, and more importantly, avoid pitfalls. Moderator: Tarl Yarber. Panelists: Peter Kim, Lloyd Ball, Augustus Bukowski and Matt Orr.

Bellevue College – Bellevue, WA