Welcome to Direct
Investor Academy

DIA was created by Joshua Pireda and Irfan Raza with the sole intention on helping others live their best life through Real Estate Investing. Whether you already own thousands of properties, or you are brand new and considering taking the jump into real estate investing, we have something that fits your needs.

Real Estate Investing taught by the best

We offer trainings and masterminds taught by some of the most successful people in the game.

Our Team

Irfan Raza owns and operates Raza Homes LLC, a Philadelphia based development company that focuses on providing homes for sale and lease. Over the course of the last 5 years Irfan has built a triple digit rental portfolio.
Irfan Raza
Joshua Pireda owns multiple wholesale companies that focus on buying and selling distressed assets in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York City. Josh also owns the mobile app Off Market Deals, which helps wholesalers and investors connect.
Joshua Pireda