Western Michigan NACHI Chapter Meeting...Addendum

Originally Posted By: loconnor
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You are cordially invited to the inaugural meeting of the Western


Michigan Chapter of the National Association of Certified Home


Inspectors (NACHI).


Location: Clarion Hotel - 100 Main St. Saint. Joseph, Michigan 49085

Date: May 14, 2004

Time: 6:00 P.M - Dinner
7:00 P.M.- Meeting

If you are arriving from out of town and you wish to reserve a room,
call Larry O'Connor at 269-849-3029. We need a minimum of 10 rooms
reserved to obtain a discount, otherwise rooms are $89.00 per night.

New and veteran home inspectors, as well as members of all
associations, are welcome, and you need NOT be a NACHI member.
Anyone interested in home inspection can attend.

Dress is casual as our meetings are informal and fun.

Spouses are welcome.

The meeting is FREE and open to all.

A dinner will be catered and will offer the following:

Appetizer
Salad
Entree: choice of, chicken or beef
Dessert:

NOTE: If you have a special diet (vegetarian, diabetic, etc.)
Let me know so we can arrange to have something for you.

Cost of dinner is $20.00 per person.

Please RSVP to Larry at (269) 849-3029 by April 28th, 2004
for dinner and/or room reservations.

There are currently no dues required to join the Western
Michigan NACHI Chapter. Again, you need not join to attend.

The meeting will include:

1 - A presentation by Nick Gromicko, Realtor, ad agency owner, and
Executive Director of NACHI. He will discuss:

* Marketing your home inspection service to real estate agents.
* Raising your prices when your competition charges less.
* Converting every call into a scheduled inspection.

2 - A local dealer from Poly-Steel, a company that makes Insulating
Concrete Forms (ICF), will make a presentation on the details how
the system works.

Directions: From West: I-94 east into Michigan. Exit at Red Arrow
Highway North (exit #23). Go approximately 6 miles to Port Street.

Last light before bridge.

Clarion Hotel will be on your left. Parking is behind hotel.

From East: I-94 west to Red Arrow Hwy North (exit #23). 6 miles
to hotel.

From Indianapolis: Take 31 North South Bend area. Take Bypass
31 to the Berrien Springs/Old US 31 exit. North on Old US 31
to I-94 West to exit #23 (Red Arrow Hwy North).6 miles to hotel

We look forward to seeing you there.

RSVP or questions: Larry O'Connor
269-849-3029
wmichnachi@theemailbox.com


--
Larry
Western Michigan NACHI Chapter
http://www.w-michigan-nachi.org

"We confide in our strength
without boasting of it.
We respect that of others
without fearing it"
Thomas Jefferson

Originally Posted By: bemelander
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Larry


Not sure what hotel rates you are getting, I got a room with a AAA discount $75.20 a night.


Also available were internet rate of 79.90 for thoughs not AAA.


See you on the 14th


Bill



Anchor Home Inspections


bill@anchorinspections.com

Originally Posted By: loconnor
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Well…it appears you can get good pricing on the room rates by


calling the motel directly.


I was trying to negotiate a $69.00 per night price, but the sales
manager said I had to reserve a block of 10 rooms to get that price.

But congratulations on getting a good price.


--
Larry
Western Michigan NACHI Chapter
http://www.w-michigan-nachi.org

"We confide in our strength
without boasting of it.
We respect that of others
without fearing it"
Thomas Jefferson