Posted by Dino on March 18, 2002 at 20:53:52:
Go to the library and request every book on real estate investing you can find published in the last ten years. Read the first ten you can get your hands on. You will get a few good ideas from each book. Pick the five ideas that get you the most excited then go do it.
It is a sad fact that far too many newbies spend years reading and no time doing. Get out into the marketplace and do some deals. This is where you will learn the most.
Profits are always faster and usually higher on fixer uppers than on new construction.
I will answer ten specific questions you have. Fire away.
Author “Real Estate Investing for the Average Joe”