Buying Your First Duplex
As a Black Homebuyer
Harrison Beacher is a real estate professional and an investor. In this Masterclass, Beecher breaks down practical strategies for first time home buyers. In his overview, during this session, he teaches about how to buy a multi-family property using government resources and nonprofit funds, how to select a single family home that you can turn into a duplex, and finally how to work with Black families to keep Black owned property in Black neighborhoods.
- Picking the Perfect Lender
- Landing a Downpayment for Your Duplex
- Before Buying, Ask This First
- Buying With or Without a 6 Figure Salary
- Buying in Black Neighborhoods from Other Black Families
This course is for homebuyers who are unfamiliar with the home buying process. This content is a general overview of how to approach purchasing your first property and selecting a multi-family unit.
Kezia M. Williams is an emancipation activist, cashflow curator, entrepreneurial advocate and unapologetic educator. A second generation financial teacher, Ms. Williams founded the first incubator and traveling business school for Black entrepreneurs. Her faculty-validated, nationally-endorsed Black business curriculum has been introduced successfully in educational environments in the U.S. market and overseas.
Affectionately known as “Professor Kez,” Ms. Williams has been featured by CNN, Forbes, USA Today, Black Enterprise and The Huffington Post for her entrepreneurial and financial expertise. She has also appeared on ABC’s Good Morning America, CNBC, BET and is a two time Root 100 Most Influential African-Americans Awards Recipient.
She is the CEO of the Black upStart and MyBlackReceipt, which are enterprises that serve Black entrepreneurs and wealth creators. She is also the proud daughter of Gail Davis.
StartPart 1 - Picking the Perfect Lender for Your Duplex (12:36)
StartPart 2 Downpayment for Your Duplex (6:06)
StartPart 3 - Before You Pick Your Property, Here's What to Ask (11:01)
StartPart 4 - Buying With or Without a 6 Figure Salary (4:16)
StartPart 5 - Buying in a Black Neighborhood + Buying From a Family Member (4:14)