New Member - Boston & Hartford

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I'm a new member, just moved to Boston. I work downtown at a big brokerage firm (think CBRE, C&W, JLL). 

I am looking to start a portfolio. In the process of getting an LLC and looking into an FHA loan for my first investment property.

@Drew Dahlberg house hacking is one of the best ways to start. Take advantage of low down payment, reduced cost of living, building equity, and experience. I started with my first purchase just two years ago in Quincy. Always happy to share my experiences, so if you’ve got any specific questions feel free to reach out and ask.

Hi Drew,

Just a heads up, using an LLC to purchase a property via FHA could be a potential set back for you. FHA is for first time buyers that are owner occupying. You would not be able to purchase as an investment property. I would recommend using FHA to get into the game as an OO property and then using that to snowball into more properties down the road. Best of luck!

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