Newbie from San Antonio, TX - Changing our family legacy

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Greetings BP! My name is Jed Hefner and I am so grateful to my great family friend Eric W. for introducing me BP.  I'm loving the excitement of finding the community and the amazing education that I have begun to devour over the last couple of weeks.


I grew up in Arkansas with a single mother and lived my formative years in a house built by Habitat for Humanity...so while my real estate buying experience is limited to my wife and I having purchased our first home in 2015, I know first hand the power of a stable home to change lives.  I look forward to using real estate to achieve financial independence and provide a difference legacy for my 3 kids. 

I have already begun networking with a few local professionals and looking to add value to deals through my background as an IT architect & project manager.  Looking to continue my education phase, topping off my bankroll, and looking to get into my first deal around the end of 2019.

Welcome to the REI community @Jed Hefner ! I'm an active investor in San Antonio and just started my journey earlier this year. Feel free to reach out if you need anything or have any questions. Good luck!

@Jed Hefner   welcome to BP!  Your story is great and this is the kind of stuff that gets me excited!  


I remember growing up thinking that if someday I could somehow buy a 200k house I would have made it.  Now a few years later I bought and sold a house that wasn't an investment that I accidentally made 10k on....I have a single family house that is now an airbnb with a lot equity, i have another 2 units that I own with partners, and i'm trying to get 2-3 more houses this year.  

Real estate is cool stuff and I feel like i'm just get started but am excited to see where it will take me and it's always awesome when I get to help others on their journey there as well!

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