Hey Guys, I'm a new member to bigger pockets from Minneapolis. I'm looking learn as much as I can about real estate investing and will be buying the first property as soon as possible. If anyone in the area is willing to meet up and talk real estate let me know!
Hey Jordan, welcome to Bigger Pockets and to real estate investing. I'm an investor over here in WI and several properties in MN too. Look me up if you want to chat sometime, always like hearing others ideas in this area.
BP is full of useful resources such as forums and blogs. Welcome to the Bigger Pockets community-be sure to check out all the awesome BP blogs under “Learn.”
What kind of property are you looking at getting into?
I'm looking to buy a duplex as soon as I can. I started a small business so I had to wait two years but I just made it past that point so I'm good to go relatively soon.
Hi @Jordan Moorhead
Welcome to Biggerpockets. Keep networking , you'll find a lot of people here that would love to help you out. Good luck and great success in your REI journey.BP is full of useful resources such as forums and blogs.
Welcome to BP community @Jordan Moorhead It is a great place to meet new friends and learn about various aspects of real estate and more. Here are a few recommendations for you:
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Welcome to the BP community. Ok, now that you have taken your initial step, below are some quick links to get engaged.
- Setting up Keyword Alerts
- How to Use @Mentions on BiggerPockets
- 25 Tips for Real Estate Success
REI can be very daunting, but, before you go searching for that 1st buy, please take a few minutes to bone up on the tips in link below.
However, this site thrives on interactions and as such we encourage two way exchanges and look forward to educational and thought provoking ideas relevant to REI.
Which areas of the Twin Cities are you looking for duplexes? What do you figure is your price range?
Check meetup.com for some local groups where you can network and get some education too.
Good Luck and let me know how I can help.
Welcome to BP!! I bought an owner occupied tri-plex in Minneapolis a few years back. Let me know if you have any questions. What type of small business do you own?
Sawyer I own a personal training business and have spent the past couple years building that up. Where in Minneapolis did you buy a tri-plex?
Awesome. Cool business to get into to. My tri-plex is close to the corner of Lyndale and Franklin.
I have been lucky to learn from some of the best and make it into a business that is both effective and profitable in an industry that many times is not! I actually live very close to Franklin and Lyndale. If you are ever in the area and want to grab a cup of coffee give me a call at 502-855-1379
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