Welcome to the BP community Peter. All the best in your investing.
Welcome to BP and glad to see another CT member starting off on the right foot! I started the same way, with a house hack and doing most of the work myself.
My advice is to continue listening to the podcasts, check out BP's library, and go to your local meetup. And don't be afraid to ask questions, there are a lot of intelligent investors on this site.
Best of success!
Congratulations on taking action! There is a meet up the last Wednesday of the month at 7:00 PM at Crave in Fairfield. There are normally about 30 people there, including other investors, RE agents, attorneys, bankers, insurance agents, etc. There is also another one in Norwalk on the second Wednesday of the month. If you reach out to me and provide your email, I'd be happy to give you the contact info.
I echo Ed Matsons recommendations on the two evening meet-ups. I recommend highly. Details are as follows:
2nd or 3rd Wed of the month at Peaches in Norwalk, CT (starts at 7:30)
Last Wed of the month at Crave Restaurant in Fairfield CT (starts at 7pm)
Both are primarily networking with others in the industry and those who support it (banking, Insurance, contractors, etc.) but nobody is trying to sell you their "System". Good places to ask questions and get info on the process from people who have bought, owned, and flipped multiple properties.
@Peter Kopchik welcome to BiggerPockets!
You seem to be on the right track so far. You've reached out to experienced investors here on BP. You also have experience with real estate investing.
My only recommendation to you would be to soak up all the information on here, go out and get some deals, and reach out to us if you have any questions about closing the deal.
Other than that, you're doing a nice job! Good luck and I wish you the best!
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