Super excited new real estate investor looking for ideas

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Gooooood morning BP nation,

I am very excited to be part of this awesome community and I can't wait to link up with you guys.  I am active duty military stationed on Dyess AFB, TX, 21 yrs old, just purchased my first single-family last month.  It seems like much like everybody else, as soon as I read rich dad, poor dad, I caught the real estate investing bug and I am hyped to keep going.  My goal for 2018 going into 2019 is to supplement my income.  I want to acquire at least 8 to 10 this year going onto the next year, I want to dabble in a little bit of everything like flipping, wholesaling, rental and buy and hold.  I am trying to read every book i can get my hands on every day, even during my lunch break, i'm energized.  Now that i have one under my belt, i know i can keep going, but i need some guidance.   

Bottoline:

I am ecstatic about real estate investing and looking for guidance and mentorship to get my second deal and how to continue this journey

Thank you

Talk to you soon! 

Hello! @Adekunle Akande

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:

https://www.biggerpockets.com/blogs/5868/52761-the-simple-guide-to-getting-started-on-bp

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

https://www.biggerpockets.com/blogs/5868/52743-im-new-to-bp-any-advice-would-be-appriciated

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.

https://www.biggerpockets.com/blogs/5868/52724-im-new-to-investing-how-do-i-find-an-investor-friendly-agent

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

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