My name is Dan and I currently invest in single family homes in the DFW area. I purchased my first property 2 years ago and performed a complete gut rehab on it (doing 90% of the work myself). Lets just say that potential tenants fought over that house like crazy, saying that it looked like it came right out of HGTV. It was rented within a week...it was very gratifying to say the least. I try to go the extra mile to make my properties stand out from the competition...without breaking the bank of course.
I discovered Bigger Pockets 2+ years ago, and have incorporated it into my daily reading routine, with most of my reading taking place during lunch. Nothing whets the appetite quite like reading someone's success story in the forums, or learning something new from a blog post.
My plan is to continue accumulating rental units for the cash flow, and incorporate house flipping into my business to help fund the acquisition of more units. Eventually, I plan to branch out into multi-family and commercial real estate as I grow in this business.
I am interested in working with other investors in the DFW area as joint venture and/or business partners. I firmly believe that we all have something unique and valuable to bring to the table, and as a team, we will be stronger and more successful than if we tried to go at it alone.
People always chuckle when I say this, but my ultimate goal is to dethrone Donald Trump as the so called king of real estate. My response is...If you are going to dream...dream big. Even if you get part way to the moon, you will still be among the stars.
I am looking forward to seeing what the future will bring.
@Daniel Green Welcome to BP! I'd like to suggest you complete your profile by uploading a profile pic. It helps give your posts more character, and professionalism. Also, when @mentioning you, it allows people to pick you out of the line up of others with your name. If for some reason you don't want your pic online, upload a pic of a local monument or ? as long as it's not copyrighted.
This is the best site in the world for finding answers to all of your real estate questions. There are many members from your area, so you might want to do a keyword alert on the area, and also a search to see if there are any meetups of BP members there.
Love the attitude Daniel.. Very refreshing. I work with investors in the DFW area.
Welcome to Bigger Pockets. It is great to see you hear.
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