Realtor for Prudential First Realty in Cedar Rapids, IA.


This group is for investors interested in learning more about rental properties, foreclosures, short sales, contracts sales, and anything else real estate. Guest speakers will be invited to attend to educate the group on more in depth knowledge on different topics. Our meetings are normally held at 6:30pm on the first Tuesday of the month unless we have a special event.  We meet at the Marian Arens Elite Realty office located at 2616 1st Avet NE, Cedar Rapids, IA.

Upcoming meets:

Our next meeting is Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 6:00pm and the location will be 2616 1st Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402. Our guest speaker will be Kelly Murphy with HouseMaster.

HouseMaster is proud to be the oldest and most experienced name in home inspections. The HouseMaster franchise system has 35 years of home inspection experience. Our legacy is now carried across over 350 franchise areas. To ensure that every inspection is performed to high standards, your local HouseMaster office requires that inspectors go through comprehensive training through the National Institute of Building Inspectors. Inspectors trained by NIBI are certified which requires members to participate in continuing education and annual testing for re-certification. Our services are backed by our exclusive Repair Reimbursement Guarantee for buyers and Referral Liability Protection Program for agents which makes HouseMaster the perfect solution for agents looking for the most professional service for their buyer.

Area Director Kelly Murphy has ten years experience in the construction industry. She's been a residential electrician for 7 years and prior to that worked for a framing and siding company, siding houses. She attended the National Institute of Building Inspector's training school in Trenton, NJ where she participated in weeks of classroom and hands on training. She is currently acquiring additional licensing in the areas of radon testing, mold testing, well testing, and wood destroying insect certification which will make HouseMaster a one-stop-shop for all your inspection needs.


The following meeting will be on May 28th at 6:00pm and our guest speaker with be Anne Wilson with Anne K. Wilson Law Offices, PLLC.

Anne K. Wilson is the principal of Anne K. Wilson Law Office, PLLC.  Prior to opening that firm, she was Member-Manager of the Marion law firm Allen, Vernon & Hoskins, PLC, and has been practicing law for more than a decade. She is a graduate of Linn-Mar High School, received her B.A. in Accounting and Political Science from Carthage College, and her J.D. from Baylor University.  Among a wide range of other practice areas, Anne has practiced extensively in the area of in real estate, from title opinion and deed preparation, foreclosure proceedings, representing homeowner’s associations, conducting closings, and real estate litigation. She also practices in estate planning and probate, small business planning, taxation, bankruptcy, family law, and criminal law.  She is a member of the Linn County Bar Association, the Iowa State Bar Association, where she is a member of the Real Estate and Probate Sections, and the American Bar Association.

This group is currently meeting 4th Wednesday of the month at 6:00pm.  Please feel free to email me at to be added to our email list, or go to Facebook and join our group- Cedar Rapids Real Estate Club.  As always, if you are an investor looking for a Realtor, I would be glad to meet with you on a one-on-one basis to discuss your investing goals further.  Thanks in advance!

Amanda Brant


Amanda Brant: Realtor for Prudential First Realty in Cedar Rapids, IA.

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Prudential First Realty in Cedar Rapids
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