We have been wanting to get into real estate for years, recently we have received some training and have met some great people.
We have multiple deals in the works, but are having trouble getting ahold of the right people to get funding, I have made some contacts to help fund our first deal, with no responses.
Its starting to get discouraging, but we are not giving up.
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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 (cash buyers).
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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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