Hello BP community. I have been a free member for over a year. I have decided it is time to get serious and get my first deal done so I have gone PRO. I am interested in buy and hold rentals as my retirement plan. I look forward to learning as much as I can from this site as I progress to my goal of financial freedom.
I am an Accountant and I work in Government. I recently graduated with a BS in Accounting at 42 years old. My previous career was in healthcare as a Physical Therapist Assistant. I decided that I didn't want to work in physical therapy until I retired, so I made a dream of mine come true and went back to school. I am married to my wife of 14 years and we have two young boys ages 6 and 8.
I enjoy what I do, but I want to have the flexibility to work when I want and spend more time with my family. Real estate investing is how I plan to achieve that flexibility.
I look forward to the journey.
Thanks for having me.
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Congrats on becoming a BP Pro. I recently did the same and have been enjoying the added capabilities of PRO.
I'm also a new investor on the Northshore looking for buy and hold properties between Slidell and Hammond.
There are a few local RE groups that may be of interest to you. Let me know.
I work in the Hammond area so let me know if you want to meet up and swap notes.
Thanks for the very informative post! I appreciate your willingness to help a new guy.
I am interested. I sent you a connection request and a PM.
I appreciate your post. I sent a connection request so we can connect.
Welcome, I am a south shore local that has some northshore investment exposure in the portfolio. Good luck!
@James Martin Thanks!
Welcome Bryan, we have a REIA meeting in Slidell 2nd tuesday of every month. The group was founded recently by a BP member
Welcome to investing in SELA, Bryan! I'm a local investor in the Slidell/St. tammany area and run the REIA that Dean mentioned. Best of luck in your ventures and feel free to reach out if I can help in any way!
Every second Tuesday in Slidell from 630 to 830pm. July 10 is the next meeting and it'll be about building a rental portfolio.
Check out lanorthshorereia. Com
Welcome @Bryan Oliver, I too invest on the gulf coast. Look forward to meeting you at the northshore reia meeting. I have been acquiring properties for three years now ( 7 doors ) and just put under contract two more properties.
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