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How and Why Real Estate Investing Allowed Me to Quit the Corporate World


Big job? Big pay cheque? Big fatigue? Wesley Ogude shares with The REITE Club how he got out of the corporate rat race and started customizing his life.

Q: When did you get involved in real estate investing as one of the many real estate investors out there?

Wesley: I got involved about six years ago.

Q: Why did you get involved in real estate investing?

Wesley: I was just tired of living for work. If we only live to work, then it matters very little how long we live. I was tired after 25 years of doing that.

How I Became a 9-to-5 Escape Artist Through Real Estate Investing


Want to quit your 9-to-5 job and customize your life? Sarah Larbi shares with The REITE Club how she created the lifestyle of her dreams with real estate investing.
Q: Sarah, how did you get started in real estate investing?
I got started in October 2013. That's when I decided I wanted to change my life around and real estate was the way to go. We started with the cheapest thing we could afford back then, which was a $130,000 house built in the 1850s. We started by using the buy and hold strategy.