talk to your real estate licensing agency in your state describe what you want to do and see if it requires licencing.. Texas is pretty wild west when it comes to this stuff.. right now in Dallas from what I hear its uber competitive
Then why not take the time and become licensed real estate agents
Attend local investor meetings. Two places to start are http://www.2020rei.com/ and https://www.meetup.com/Right-Path-Real-Estate-DFW/
Welcome Joshua! Depending on what part of Dallas you are in, there are several groups to check out. Much of the direction you take begins with your investment goals. Read the Ultimate Guide's section on this. I too am in Dallas and it's an exciting time to get involved! Feel free to contact me anytime.
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