Newbie on the scene

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Good Afternoon Everyone!

My name is Michael, 23 years old, I am currently located in Bronx, NY. I was a real estate agent for 2 years between 2010 and 2012. I am looking to start out with wholesaling real estate, learn as I grow and eventually move on to bigger projects such as fix and flips, residential properties, etc. I know the odds are stacked against me with wholesaling, but I NEVER give up and will become great at it.

Ambitious, quick learner, and looking forward to learning a lot from all of you!

If you have any advice, tips, and/or know anyone in NYC Long Island or NJ close by who I can learn from please let me know!

Hey @Michael Bradley welcome to the site! I know we have a good number of folks from your area here on BP so be sure to set up some Keyword Alerts for terms like "New York City" "NYC" and especially "Bronx"

Great to have you here!

@Michael Bradley

Welcome. Time to build the foundation below.

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

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 all the cash buyers (rehabbers) you will need.

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Thanks Alot everyone! I already registered for two REIA meetings for this week and next week. I'll be well involved on this website. Hope we can all work together one day!

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