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Old 07-04-2013, 09:57 AM   #1
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I am in my early 20's who just graduated with a degree in the medical field. My wife and I just made our first home purchase, which is actually a duplex that we are using as an investment property. I am new to the home improvement scene, however, very driven to learn as much as I can and consider it a side hobby outside of the hospital. The duplex we purchased is rather large but very old and needs a lot of cosmetic and efficiency upgrades while maintaining a return on investment. I am a young guy with very little cash but a lot of "sweat equity." I have begun my collection of essential tools for doing my own home improvement. I look forward to learning from this forum! Thanks!

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Old 07-04-2013, 10:08 AM   #2
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Old 07-04-2013, 12:36 PM   #3
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It is quite appreciating that you have invested in property. Maintenance is an essential for duplex then you will get out come.
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