New Member Introduction

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Hello, everyone! I’m very excited to be joining the Bigger Pockets Community! My name is William and my wife and I are new to investing. We have not done any deals yet, I’m focusing on education first as I’m brand new to this. I live in the Memphis, TN area, but we plan on moving to Orlando, FL within a year and plan on investing in both areas. I’m looking forward to making new connections through Bigger Pockets and learning as much as I can. Thanks, everyone!

@William Pratt

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Thanks for the welcome and support! I look forward to the relationships and opportunities on this site. I’ve learned so much already and it’s only been a week since I’ve started listening to the podcast.

Hello! @William Pratt

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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