REAP Makes Home Ownership Possible
Toronto, On-January 16th, 2015-Realtor Aaron Charles launched his company REAP, a real estate assistance company with an event held at the Paintbox Bistro. The Launching event was attended by family, friends, young entrepreneurs in addition to leaders within the insurance, construction and legal field. REAP’s board of directors were also present which included keynote speaker, author and entrepreneur Pauleanna Reid.
“My current success in real estate is due to the REAP organization which made home ownership possible for me” states Pauleanna during her speech. “Aaron is an amazing person, I’m proud that he took his idea and is now helping the city of Toronto” shares Pauleanna on her thoughts of REAP owner Aaron Charles.
The event included catered treats and guest listened to inspiring speeches from Pauleanna Reid and Aaron Charles. Charles gave a background story on his life that led him to an interest in real estate. Within working in real estate, Aaron started his own company REAP to educate individuals, give back to his community and create opportunity for people to purchase their first home. The audience left not only introduced to a great program, but inspired by a man who had a dream that he turned into a reality.
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Founded in 2013 by Aaron Charles, the Real Estate Assistance Program provides support, knowledge, finances and options for people to take a leap and purchase their first property. REAP works with clients to give attractive home prices, forgivable equity loans and shared appreciation plans. What makes REAP unique is that it facilitates the recycling of community wealth back into the community. First time owners are given strategies that make home-buying affordable through REAP’s connection with developers, builders, lenders, lawyers and insurance companies.
Pauleanna Reid is a multi-passionate entrepreneur on a mission to help young adults see beyond the limits of their circumstances and create a life they love. She is a Nationally Published Journalist, Motivational Speaker, Author of the novel Everything I Couldn’t Tell My Mother and Co-Founder of New Girl On The Block Enterprises.