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NWCLA Meeting Program Topics for 2020

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January 9, 2020

Saving Money on Multi-Family Insurance

Meetings are open to the public!

January's guest speaker will be Saving Money on Multi-Family Insurance with special guest Wayne Tolley from the Hasdel Insurance Agency.

Come down on Thursday evening to find out what to look for in an effective insurance policy! Learn some of the tactics you can initiate to protect your property, and the rest of the residents that live there.

Early bird tickets are $15 and available until 12pm, 7 days prior to the event. Tickets are $20 at the door. Become a member and the annual dues pay for all 10 meetings a year!




February 6, 2020
(First Thursday of the month)


Thursday - February 6th, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Electronic Filing with Attorney Mark Burrell

Meetings are open to the public!

Join us for a presentation by Attorney Mark Burrell and Worcester Housing Court Clerk Magistrate Nick Moudious explaining eFiling and the common mistakes made by landlords.

Mark Burrell is a seasoned Landlord/Tenant attorney and has the unique perspective to look at your situation from the eyes of the defendant's attorney. Besides knowing the ins and outs of what to look for in possible glitches to your Security Deposit accounts that may trip us up as landlords; Attorney Burrell is a great storyteller and we are sure you will be entertained at this event.

Early bird tickets are $15 and available until 12pm, 7 days prior to the event. Tickets are $20 at the door. Become a member and the annual dues pay for all 10 meetings a year!




March 5, 2020
(First Thursday of the month)


Thursday - March 5th, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Small Deals for BIG PROFITS:
Leveraging small multi-family apartment buildings
into a wealth building strategy

Meetings are open to the public!

Join us for a presentation by PLATINUM SPONSOR Brian Lucier, Manager of Belaire Property Management LLC.

Find out from Brian some of his different investment strategies. Learn how by buying small triplex residential rental properties, his team was able to leverage many small deals into a real estate investment empire worth millions of dollars.

Brian will walk you through the humble beginnings of his investment career up to present day acquisitions and business planning. Guaranteed to be an eye-opening experience for the novice and seasoned investors alike. You will not be disappointed.

Early bird tickets are $15 and available until 12pm, 7 days prior to the event. Tickets are $20 at the door. Become a member and the annual dues pay for all 10 meetings a year!




April 9, 2020

Thursday - April 9th, 2020 at 7:00 PM

RESCHEDULED FROM PREVIOUS SNOW DATE
Electronic Filing with Attorney Mark Burrell

Meetings are open to the public!

Join us for a presentation by Attorney Mark Burrell concerning Electronic Filing and the common mistakes made by landlords.

Mark Burrell is a seasoned Landlord/Tenant attorney and has the unique perspective to look at your situation from the eyes of the defendant's attorney. Besides knowing the ins and outs of what to look for in possible glitches to your Security Deposit accounts that may trip us up as landlords; Attorney Burrell is a great storyteller and we are sure you will be entertained at this event.

Early bird tickets are $15 and available until 12pm, 7 days prior to the event. Tickets are $20 at the door. Become a member and the annual dues pay for all 10 meetings a year!




May 14, 2021

Thursday - May 14th, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Signs of Wear and Tips on Property maintenance

May 2020 Special Guest Speakers are NWCLA Platinum Sponsors Red Dog's Roofing.

Get your pens and paper ready for a lot of notes on maintenance tips, signs of wear and needs for replacement, upkeep on things like gutters and drains, and what to know when it comes to actually getting work done. You will also learn how to handle tenants and the property itself during construction projects and repairs.

Proudly carrying on a 50-year family legacy and the resulting extensive expertise have prepared us to handle all of your roofing needs. From installation to repairs and even a full replacement, we’re committed to making your commercial or residential roof project a success. Located in both Massachusetts and Florida.




June 11, 2020

Thursday - June 11th, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Hazardous Weather Preparedness Plans

June 2020 Special Guest Speakers is Dr. Alicia Wasula, President of
Shade Tree Meteorology, LLC.

The Shade Tree Meteorology team provides a range of custom services, tailored to the unique needs of each client. Professional meteorologists with extensive experience issuing forecasts and radar-based severe weather warnings translates into exceptional skill at reconstructing weather events as a weather expert witness. Clear, non-technical (but scientifically sound) explanations of the what, where, when and why in thunderstorm events, flooding events, and winter storm events have proven extremely useful to clients in pretrial and courtroom testimony. Cases have involved, among others, camper deaths in flash flooding, slips & falls, electrocution, roof collapse, and building flooding.

The presentation will be about understanding risk and vulnerability, proactive steps to take and case studies. She will touch upon tornadoes/sever weather, flooding, snow and ice, and fire weather.




July 9, 2020: BONUS COVID MEETING

Belaire Property Management LLCThursday - July 9th, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Stay Calm & Manage Property:
Lease ups in a Covid 19 World
: PART I

July 9th, 2020 Special Guest Speaker is Platinum Sponsor; Brian Lucier of Belaire Property Management LLC. Under the new normal of property management within the realm of your real estate rental business, we will take a look under the mask to reveal new tips, tactics, and techniques to conduct successful results in your rental business.

We will look at the new protocols for maintenance calls, showings, obtaining rental applications, screening and getting to that all elusive holy grail of finding a great tenant. Join us for a jam packed presentation and bring your notepads to jot down new ideas to make your rental business a success in covid. And remember, keep calm & manage property.

Early bird tickets are $15 and available until 12pm, 7 days prior to the event. Tickets are $20 at the door. Become a member and the annual dues pay for all 10 meetings a year! See you there!!




August 13, 2020: BONUS COVID MEETING

Belaire Property Management LLCThursday - August 13th, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Stay Calm & Manage Property:
Lease ups in a Covid 19 World
: PART II

August 13th, 2020 Special Guest Speaker is Platinum Sponsor; Brian Lucier of Belaire Property Management LLC for PART II of his COVID 19 presentation.

Under the new normal of property management within the realm of your real estate rental business, we will take a look under the mask to reveal new tips, tactics, and techniques to conduct successful results in your rental business.

We will look at the new protocols for virtual showings, obtaining online rental applications, remote screening and getting to that all elusive holy grail of finding a great tenant. Join us for a jam packed presentation and bring your notepads to jot down new ideas to make your rental business a success in covid. And remember, keep calm & manage property.

Early bird tickets are $15 and available until 12pm, 7 days prior to the event. Tickets are $20 at the door. Become a member and the annual dues pay for all 10 meetings a year! See you there!!





September 10, 2020

Thursday - September 10th, 2019 at 7:00 PM

2 for 1 Septmber BONUS Meeting!

Rental Property Insurance Strategies plus a bonus
Open Panel Q&A Session

(Send us your questions in advance to be answered in the Q&A Session)

Special Guest Speaker: Platinum Sponsor Wayne Tolley of Hadsel Insurance and NWCLA Open Panel for Q&A Session

The NWCLA is happy to welcome back Platinum Sponsor Wayne Tolley of Hadsel Insurance. Over the years Wayne has been instrumental in saving our landlords and NWCLA members ten of thousands of dollars for insurance coverage for their rental property investments. Tune in to Zoom on September 10th to learn how you can also starting your savings today!

We also recently polled our membership and there was an overwhelming request to have an open Q&A forum to address the ever changing landscape of Landlord/Tenant issues in the Commonwealth and how these changes are affecting landlords.

So come out and join us on September 10th at 7:00 PM via Zoom to save on your rental insurance and get answers to those burning questions you may have as Massachusetts Landlords.

And remember, keep calm & manage property.

For more information about becoming a NWCLA member and attending this event, visit us online at www.NWCLA.com/join.htm or call 978-503-7070.



October 8, 2020

Thursday - October 8th, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Attorney Mark Burrell to present: "THE LIST"
what every MA landlord needs to know

October 8th, 2020 at 7:00 PM NWCLA Online Meeting Download ZOOM.us Attorney Mark Burrell to present: "THE LIST" what every MA landlord needs to know Special Guest Speaker: Attorney Mark Burrell will be taking us on a journey as Massachusetts Landlords to explain and unpack the legal challenges facing Massachusetts Landlords today.

From his first-hand experience in court and stories from his years of experience as a Massachusetts Tenant/Landlord Attorney, Attorney Burrellwill walk us all through the issues that are confronting us in our rental busesinesses. So zoom in and join us on October 8th at 7:00 PM online to learn how the legal landscape is changing and how these changes will effect you as Massachusetts Landlords.

And remember, keep calm & manage property.

For more information about becoming a NWCLA member and attending this event, visit us online at www.NWCLA.com/join.htm or call 978-503-7070.



November 12, 2020

Thursday - November 12th, 2020 at 7:00 PM


Energy Efficiency, Simplified

The presentation will be given by Stephen Shinopoulos and will discuss the Mass Save program, how it is being conducted during the pandemic and the overall benefits. Save energy, save money and keep Mass. green with the Mass Save® Energy Services Program.

HomeWorks Energy is a Mass Save Home Performance Contractor, delivering homeowner incentives such as: No-Cost Home Energy Assessments, up to 75% off insulation improvements, rebates up to $3,250 on high-efficiency heating and cooling solutions, and 0% financing on qualified home improvements.

We make it easy for homeowners to reduce their energy costs and carbon footprints. As a Mass Save® partner and the largest Home Performance Contractor in Massachusetts, we're proud to be leading the U.S. in energy efficiency. Since 2018, we have expanded our service to New York customers in partnership with NYSERDA, Green Jobs – Green New York, Energy Star, and EmPower programs.

It's our business to create greener homes and more green in savings, and that's great for all of us.

HomeWorks Energy, Inc.
HomeWorksEnergy.com
101 Station Landing
Medford, MA 02155

And remember, keep calm & manage property.

For more information about becoming an NWCLA member and attending this event, visit us online at www.NWCLA.com/join.htm or call 978-503-7070.

Early bird tickets are $15 and available until 12pm, 7 days prior to the event. Tickets are $20 at the door. Become a member and the annual dues pay for all 10 meetings a year!



December 10, 2020

NWCLA Christmas Social. Come one, come all, log on, and have a ball!

COVID Christmas Party. Virtual BINGO, Spin the Wheel, and guest presenter Ron LeShane on NEW NWCLA Membership site features.

COVID has been the Grinch this holiday season, but we are still celebrating and moving forward with the Christmas Party as planned, but things are going to be a little different this year.

We will not be able to gather per the usual to sing songs, feast together, and bring toy and food donations to win raffle prizes, but we have something special in mind to spread the holiday cheer this year.

We will be hosting a virtual COVID Christmas Party which is sure to stuff your stockings with a great time. There will be BINGO prizes, Spin the Wheel for Gift Cards, and to keep the gifts coming, our own Ron Leshane will be visiting us on three presentations to walk us through the past, present, and future of the NWCLA membership web site.


This is also the meeting where we find out who has won the Golden Ticket Award Contest for $100, the Annual NWCLA Membership Drive for one-year free basic NWCLA membership, and so much more. Come out for our sing-a-long, tons of raffles, lots of great food, and PLENTY of holiday cheer. Free tip on how to win more raffle prizes: for extra raffle tickets, bring non-perishable foods for the food pantries, and unwrapped gifts for a boy or girl. The more you give – the more you get. See you at the party!

Early bird tickets are $15 and available until 12pm, 7 days prior to the event. Tickets are $20 at the door. Become a member and the annual dues pay for all 10 meetings a year!

See you there.






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April 8th, 2021 at 7:00 PM NWCLA Online Meeting
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Spring Cleaning: Dumpsters, and Clean-Outs

Presented by
NWCLA Sponsor:
Bin There Dump That

Meetings are open to the public!

Spring is in the air, and trash is in your building. Join us for a presentation by NWCLA Sponsor Bin There Dump That to learn and discuss practical ideas on what to do to clear the clutter from the rentals. Spring is the beginning of the rental moving season and having a clean building will help to retain your existing residents, or attract new and cleaner renters.

And remember, keep calm & manage property.

For more information about becoming a NWCLA member and attending this event, visit us online at www.NWCLA.com/join.htm or call 978-503-7070.


 

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