Have you ever thought, “I can’t leave my business…everything will fall apart!” If Step 1 towards independence is deciding that’s what you really want, Step 2 is convincing yourself that you can do it. There will never be a perfect time, and while planning will make things smoother, sometimes you have to leap when the opportunity shows up. Whether you’re wavering on whether to buy your first rental, or move into multifamily, its yourself you have to get permission from, not others.
I think the key to that is surrounding yourself with like-minded people who will help you sort through your ideas, provide honest feedback, and remind you that you’re not alone in all this. That type of community is what inspired my leap to running the team from overseas. Read more in my latest Biggerpockets post. And if you need a real estate buddy to run things by, call us!