Newbie from st Augustine FL

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Hello everyone! My name is Tucker And I live in St Augustine Florida and currently I am a web programmer, commercial photographer and own a Bar Gallery. I have wanted to move into investing in real estate for a little while now. Listening to the podcasts and reading I think my first venture will be house hacking. I’m starting to look at duplexes in my area as I work on fixing my credit score and I hope to get into something by the end of the year or beginning of next year. I look forward to being more active in these forums!

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Welcome to BP @Tucker Jones ! Have you connected with a mortgage broker in your Florida area? They can help qualify you for a duplex to house hack as you get started. You can find local professionals through this site, by going to the "Network" tab and searching "Members." Good luck! 

Hello! @Tucker Jones

Welcome to BP, and congratulations on making the decision to invest in your future via real estate.

I have written a few blog posts that may help you get started here on BP, and with your investing. Please click on the links, give them a read, and share your thoughts in the comments.

First is a post that I feel will help not get overwhelmed with the amount of info that is here on BP:

The second is a post that will help get you focused with your real estate investing goals:

The last one is a post that will help you choose an “investor friendly” real estate agent.

There are many agents out there, but it’s important to choose the right one.

I love answering questions if you have any! Good Luck :)

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