Finding a mentor

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Hi everybody, my name is jay,i'm 24 years old, from Arkansas, i'm a newbie didn't know much about real estate investing and i'm here to looking for a mentor who willing can teach me what they know, im very appreciated, and i'm willing work for free, dont expect anything in return, one agian im very very appreciated for someone who willing to help me.

@Jay Yiu

First thing is to look at what skill sets you have to offer. 

Once you have this list you will know what services you can offer to make a mutual beneficial mentor ship. 

Get 500 business cards made and join your local REI Club and start networking yourself.

Everyone you talk to mention what you are and what you are looking for. 


and when your tired of Networking, NETWORK some more.

This should at least get your ship pointing in the right direction. 


Where in Arkansas? I'm relatively new and am buying my third house in Sherwood I would not mind showing you what I know. PM me so we can hook up.

@Jay Yiu

Welcome. Fill in the foundation below.

Check out the Start Here page

Check out BiggerPockets Ultimate Beginner's Guide - A fantastic free book that walks through many of the key topics of real estate investing.

Check out the free BiggerPockets Podcast - A weekly podcast with interviews and a ton of great advice. And you get the benefit of having over 100 past ones to catch up on.

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).

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.

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

Good Luck


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