Houston Newbie Looking to Break In

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I'm a newb here in the Houston area. I am a financial analyst by trade and am looking to kick start my RE Investing by perhaps doing something on a part-time basis without much capital.

Anybody have any ideas?

Welcome to BP, a good place to be. 

@Jordan Decuir  

Welcome. Time to build the foundation below.

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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 all the cash buyers (rehabbers) you will need.

Download BP’s newest book here some good due diligence in Chapter 10. Real Estate Rewind Starting over

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Good luck

Paul

You could also go to the investment clubs like RICH and Lifestyles

Welcome to bp.  You have taken the first step. Jump into the forums and listen to the podcasts. There is great wisdom on this site.

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