Newbie From Eastern North Carolina

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Greetings All!  We are in New Bern NC... a great little big small town with a lot of history!  I feel like I'm coming late to the party regarding getting our toes wet in Real Estate- (buying with cash, rehabing & flipping)- but hopefully better late than never, right?

Just got thru reading the No,Low Money Down book- wow, have my eyes been opened!  I look forward to learning more and more and hopefully TAKING ACTION within the next 3-6 months!  We've got a closing coming up at the end of the month... and we're looking for our next project!  Happy hunting everyone!

Thanks everyone!  Learning day by day... how to be a better steward of what I've been blessed with... and hopefully, with the help of this site and it's inhabitants... I will also be able to create a legacy with which to bless others long after I'm gone.  Not only do i appreciate these skills as a way to build wealth for me and mine, I also recognize that when we do what we do... we improve neighborhoods, and lives (hopefully) which further creates better communities!  I'm excited!

Hey @Leann W. welcome to the site! I'm glad you're checking out the book. I appreciate it a lot. Definitely start jumping into the community here! Be sure to setup some keyword alerts - especially for "New Bern" so you can jump into local conversations.

See you around the forums!

@Leann W.

Welcome.

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). You can Google to locate them and go to meetup.com

Two Great reads, I bought both J. Scott The Book on Flipping Houses, The Book on Estimating ReHab Costs http://www.biggerpockets.com/flippingbook

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

http://www.biggerpockets.com/files/user/brandonatbp/file/real-estate-rewind-a-biggerpockets-community-book

Good Luck

Paul

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