**I’m a complete newbie**

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I’m a hard working ,and driven 25 year old navy sailor . Looking to learn how to make Waves in real estate investing .! Any help would be much appreciated. I currently own one home here in beautiful sunny San Diego California ,and I’m try to learn how to continue the process of investing.

Thank you for your time

- Austin Salgado

What's going on, Austin? I'm active duty Army in KY. Welcome! I am fairly new to this myself, but I can say that you should get plugged in to your local Real Estate Investment Associations (REIA), if you haven't already. That is probably the best place to meet key people and build relationships. There is a wealth of "free" knowledge and mentorship that can come out of those. Get to as many free and low cost networking events as possible. Lastly, for the sale of being too long with this response/welcome, educate yourself through various resources about what you want to do in RE, then work your tail off to make it happen. Feel free to hit me up anytime.

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Hey Austin, Welcome. 

I am also from SD. Just wanted to say, if you haven't started investing yet look into building in your own back yard. San diego is hot for the companion units and there's a lot of info out there and may be you first best move to get started. 

Originally posted by @Phil Spadaro:

Austin I'm also located in san diego if you find one of the reia groups omar mentioned please share that info I would love to get involved

Hey man I just looked into this myself... found this page on meetup showing a bunch of REI related groups.

If you switch to calendar view you can see which groups are actually actively holding sessions.

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