I trying to get started but I have 2 problems.Where do I go and what property should I buy first? I don't know any real estate investors so how do I start networking and do I buy an apartment complex,a single family home a condo a duplex?I am just trying to get a general idea of things before I get started.
Welcome to Bigger Pockets.
I would have to say that you already started in the best place. Check out what is on the website and go to your local REIA(Real Estate Investors Association) You can meet most of the people there.
I'm from Brooklyn as well investing in Atlanta,(fix/flips/courthouse acquisitions/wholesale/assign/landlord)
To help you with your journey,
Look at your overall goals to determine what you want to accomplish in real estate investing...
Looking for cash flow monthly income?
Fix and flips for cash buildup?
Wholesale/assign deals for quick property turnaround and cash ?
Bottom line is that there are many areas to get involved in, find your calling!
Pm me if you want to talk in detail..
1. Listen to all BP podcasts
2. Choose your vehicle
3. Read 5 books on that vehicle
4. Stop studying and take action
@Rosston Smith has some solid advice. Im about 30 Podcasts deep and trying to make it a daily habit. Education is key, but taking action is the goal.
I have heard about how the podcasts but have'nt really looked at one.I would like financial freedom.I want to get a network of people to help me find deals and make things easy
im about on the same boat as you. I decided im going to live in my first flip for about a yr. Will prob do a FHA and use my extra income to do the rehab. I believe education is key. I listen to about 5 different podcasts, and have about 4 books in audibles.
Follow those steps I posted and you'll get there man!
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