Mentors in Atlanta, GA

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Hi, all. I am a newbie, starting from ground zero. I am finishing up my business plan and will soon have a generic project plan that I will use when I start rehabilitating properties for resell. However, I think I need to see how the process works to gain hands-on experience. I am willing to go onsight during an actual flip to do volunteer work. I do not have experience with re-construction, but I can clean up or something, just to see how this acutally works. Let me know if anyone wants to mentor me and actually put me to work for free. Thanks!

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Locate and attend 3 different local REIA club meetings great place to meet people gather resources and info. Here you will meet wholesalers who provide deals and rehabbers.

Two Great reads, I bought both J. Scott The Book on Flipping Houses,The Book on Estimating ReHab Costs

Consider checking out HUD homes for small multi's owner occupied gets first crack.

You might consider Niche or Specialized Housing like student housing. Rents can be 2-4 times more. Remember you don't have to own a property to control it.

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Hi Paul. I'm Marc Tolbert. I'm new to real estate investing. I the quote you made before stating that "you don't have to own a proerty to control it". These are the things I want to better understand from a mentor's point of view. What does that mean and how is that accomplished?

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