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Newbie Northern Virginia

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Contractor · Manassas, Virginia


Hello and glad I found this site. We're a General Contractor in N. VA and have been looking at REI for some time. We're considering opening our own brokerage as some of us already have our real estate license. Buying and flipping entry level homes seems to be where our most interest exists, primarily because of price point and experience. We'd appreciate any help, advice or hearing from anyone on the BP network!

Thanks for reading another noob post!
Steve H.


Steve H., Nucon, Inc.
E-Mail: [email protected]
Website: http://www.nuconva.com


Wholesaler · Baltimore, Maryland


Welcome to BP Steve.

We'd appreciate any help, advice or hearing from anyone on the BP network!

You wlil find plenty of help here. Just ask


Small_crab1_copyNed Carey, Crab Properties LLC
Website: http://baltimorerealestateinvestingblog.com/
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Contractor · Manassas, Virginia


Hi Ned! I think I replied to one of your other posts about rental caps in MD. Glad to see some local people are active!


Steve H., Nucon, Inc.
E-Mail: [email protected]
Website: http://www.nuconva.com


Real Estate Investor · Hagerstown, Maryland


Hi Steve,
I'm in Hagerstown, Md.
Ben



Rehabber · Lexington, Kentucky


Welcome to BP Steve...I love the newb posts and still consider myself one!


Small_kvJames Vermillion, K&V Investing
E-Mail: [email protected]
Telephone: 859-684-2511
Website: http://www.kandvinvesting.com
Invested in the Bluegrass!


Rehabber · Santa Clarita, California


Welcome to BP Nation Steve. We all were once noobs, stay active, engage the community and before you know it, you will be a Pro.


Small_be_logoWill Barnard, Barnard Enterprises, Inc.
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http://www.InvestorExperts.com


Rehabber


Hi Steve,

Welcome to BiggerPockets - the #1 online resource for REI. I'm moving to the NOVA area later this year. We should connect!

Glenn



Contractor · Manassas, Virginia


@ben D. Hi Ben! glad to see local users.
@James v. Thanks James! If 1,831 replies makes you a noob I have alot of work to do!
@Will B. Thanks Will! I agree you get out what you put in!
@Glenn E. Absolutley! Let's grab lunch.


Steve H., Nucon, Inc.
E-Mail: [email protected]
Website: http://www.nuconva.com


Residential Landlord · Washington, DC


Hi Steve. I'm in NoVa and have been for 30+ yrs as a LL and flipper. I'd love to be included in any local meet-up!



Rehabber · Lexington, Kentucky


Originally posted by @Steve H.:
@ben D. Hi Ben! glad to see local users.
@James v. Thanks James! If 1,831 replies makes you a noob I have alot of work to do!
@Will B. Thanks Will! I agree you get out what you put in!
@Glenn E. Absolutley! Let's grab lunch.

Haha Steve, I have asked a lot of questions :)


Small_kvJames Vermillion, K&V Investing
E-Mail: [email protected]
Telephone: 859-684-2511
Website: http://www.kandvinvesting.com
Invested in the Bluegrass!


Contractor · Manassas, Virginia


Hi Cheryl C. Lets connect soon!


Steve H., Nucon, Inc.
E-Mail: [email protected]
Website: http://www.nuconva.com


· Woodbridge, Virginia


@Steve H. Welcome to the forum. I too am a Newbie to the REI in N. Va. I have been reading up on things for the past three years and now that I am finishing up my Masters, figured it was time to pull the trigger on investing. My heart is in flipping but need to build capital first. Would also like to be included in any meetup... help create a win-win for each other.



Real Estate Investor · Hagerstown, Maryland


Robert, just opened a fortune cookie last night "To get ahead you first need to get started". Good luck getting started. This site is full of advice from seasoned professionals. It's a great sourse of information.



Contractor · Manassas, Virginia


@Robert Rodriguez - congrats on the accomplishment! I've seen some ads on BP talking about how some investors are working full time and investing part time. Do you plan on investing fulltime or Partime?

@Ben Dillard - So very true! I figure if everyone stops writing now that I could read everything by year 2100!


Steve H., Nucon, Inc.
E-Mail: [email protected]
Website: http://www.nuconva.com


SFR Investor · Rockville, Maryland


Likewise. Welcome! I'm in Rockville and happy to meet up for lunch.



Wholesaler · Herndon, Virginia


I'm a little late to this thread because I just joined BP today. I'm in NoVA too. Did we decide on a meeting at all? I would love to meet with other local investors (and I'm brandy new to investing, so I'm a sponge when it comes to learning)....



Residential Landlord · Washington, DC


@Marybeth Henry, Hi I'm in Reston. Welcome to BP!



Multi-family Investor · Central Virginia Area, Virginia


Steve,
Welcome! I'm in the Lynchburg area. I'm more of a buy and hold guy, but not averse to an occasional flip or fix and rent. There are many ways to be successful in this business. Find your niche and work whatever angle works best for you. Best of luck!



· Bristow, Virginia


Hello another newbie here in N.VA my name is Brent nice to meet you all! Id like to get in on this meet up lets make it happen (again if you already made it happen)



· Alexandria, Virginia


I'll give this thread a bump since its been awhile. I'm in Alexandria and would like to learn how to buy and hold in this area.

Have you done any deals yet @Steve H.? Did you move to the area yet @Glenn Espinosa? Did I meet you @Cheryl C. at the REIC meeting two weeks ago in the front row with the same name :)

David





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