My name is Cody Lingle and I found BP looking for RE Podcasts to listen & learn from. My background is in architecture & construction management, currently working as a project manager in Oakbrook Terrace, IL. I am building my RE knowledge by listening to BP podcasts, reading, and analyzing properties. My wife and I are looking to invest in multi-family + value add properties in the Fox Valley area.
Welcome to BP! You'll find lots of great resources here and a few other folks from the Tri-Cities and Western Burbs.
Welcome to BP @Cody Lingle ! you're right next door if you need help finding properties shoot me a message. There's a ton of valuable info on this platform, continue listening to the podcasts and watching the webinars, you'll learn a lot.
Welcome. Check out Jane Garvey's group the Chicago Creative Investors Association. They meet in Lombard.
Welcome @Cody Lingle If I can be of any help, just PM me!
Welcome, @Cody Lingle ! Definitely ALWAYS search these forums with any question you can come up with; and honestly, browse them for topics you may not realize exist that you'll need to know.
@Cody Lingle , Welcome to Bigger Pockets! I'm a construction management major out of WIU, living in Quincy IL. I spend a few weeks a year up in Palatine with my girlfriends family. I am looking for my first property down here in Quincy, but would not rule out investing near Palatine as my knowledge of the area grows. Good luck!
Welcome @Cody Lingle !
BiggerPockets is definitely the place to be to learn and grow your network. The tools, mentors and connections you can meet are endless. Also like another said check out the local REI Clubs. Great way to get a feel for your market and what's happening by talking to investors who are active in the area. Feel free to give me a call anytime if you need help analyzing a property or a market.
Welcome, Cody! You've found a tremendous resource in BP and its members! Be sure to check out some of the local meet-ups. We like the Chicago Area Real Estate Investors Association www.careia.org . Their monthly meeting is next Monday 5/14, in Lisle.
Welcome to Bigger Pockets.
Welcome Cody! Best of luck in your real estate endeavors. Feel free to reach out any time if you have questions.
Welcome @Cody Lingle ! Spent the majority of 2012-2015 investing out there - if you have any questions or need any advice feel free to reach out.
Best of luck to you!
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