Hello here comes another newbie!

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Just wanted to introduce myself, and didn't really know how so here you go. My name is Darrin Jackson I am the owner of a small video production company that specializes in realtor listings. Currently, I am living in New York but plan to be moving to El Paso, TX shortly. At this time my greatest focus is to gain as much education as possible so I can move forward with my first house hack within the next 12 months. Thank you all for having me and thanks in advance for all of those who will give me some information on the next steps for me. 

Welcome aboard. Best of luck on your move to TX. Start connecting with Realtors in the Texas area for you can begin looking at properties once you arrive. Look at the price range for multi families and make sure you have the capital to reach it plus reserves. Best of luck.

@Darrin Jackson  

Glad to have you. I am a local real estate investor in El Paso, TX and I Also co manage a local meet up group. Feel free to message me, I would love to connect with you. 

I think I might be able to at least help point you in the right direction. 

@Darrin Jackson

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Wishing you the best!

What’s going on Darrin!

Welcome to Bigger Pockets and soo  to El Paso!

I’m a local agent in El Paso and have been house hacking for about three months now!

If you have any questions or want to talk real estate when you get down here just reach out

Look forward to talking more!

Hello! @Darrin Jackson

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 have other blogs that may be helpful here on BP in my personal blog that you can check out. Good Luck :)

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