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Individual Advisors

The BWI Meetup Advisory Board is a carefully selected group of successful real estate investors and professionals serving the real estate industry.  The purpose of the Advisory Board is to help “steer” the BWI Meetup, to provide fresh ideas, and share their decades of experience to help members jumpstart and grow their REI business.

Bill Ames – Founder/Sponsor

Bill - Advisory Board

Real estate acquisition, investment and renovation expert, Bill Ames is owner and CEO of The Team Edge. Bill is a Baltimore native and has lived in Maryland all his life. Over many years of investment experience, he has developed an eye for finding solutions to complicated real estate situations along with a passion for the real estate business and all involved.

As a real estate professional with decades of experience, Bill is dedicated to providing all customers the best possible service to meet their needs. In addition to TTE Properties, Bill has been instrumental in the Baltimore Washington Investors Meetup, a networking group that supports individuals and small business owners in navigating the real estate market in Maryland — as well as introducing strategies about investing in real estate throughout the Washington, D.C., and Maryland areas.


Ned Carey

Ned Carey - Advisory Board

Ned Carey is a lifelong entrepreneur.Previously he owned an independent sales organization for the bicycle industry before turning to real estate.Ned Carey has been investing in real estate for over 12 years, the last 9 has been full time and his sole source of income.

His varied experience includes; Fix and flips, rentals, lease options, notes and mortgages, ground rents, auctions, wholesaling, short sales and tax liens.  This wide range of experience makes him a sought after speaker, coach, and partner.

Mr. Carey’s specialty is tax sale investing which he uses to acquire properties to wholesale and to build his rental portfolio.  In 2011 he started a new company with a partner with an initial investment of only $500 each. Today they do over $1,000,000 in business annually.

Joseph Child

Joseph Child - Advisory Board

You’ll sleep at night! That’s what they say about doing business with Joe. Of course, after 30 plus years in the Mortgage and Real Estate Finance industry, he has enough awards and accomplishments to show for it.

A Senior Executive with Washington Home Mortgage – Private Clients Division.
-Owner of Press Go Management, LLC – a Real Estate Finance Consulting and Capital Funds provider.
-A past president of the Maryland Association of Mortgage Professionals and current member of the Board of Directors.
-One of 5 original authors of the Maryland Loan Originators licensing law, passed by the Maryland legislature in 2007.
-Over ¼ Billion of personally originated, closed and funded transactions – one customer at a time.

Some say Joe’s is like a Mortgage Super Genius! What really matters is that when you are working with Joe, you will sleep at night knowing he is doing everything he can to make sure you reach your goal. No worries, he’s on it. The real estate investment business is more challenging than ever. You need Joseph Child on your team.


Rock Richardson

Rock Richardson - Advisory Board

Rock Richardson is the owner and CEO of Precise Property Solutions LLC, a real estate investment and education company located in Baltimore, Maryland. Rock is a graduate of Morgan State University, where he received a BS in Civil Engineering.

After graduation, Rock worked as a civil engineer where he lead and managed various teams. As an engineer, he worked on a multitude of projects in the land development, civil/site, and transportation industries.  During the first few years of his engineering career, he began his entrepreneurial journey by joining a direct sales company and purchasing rental property.  Even though he was thriving in his engineering career, Rock decided to leave and pursue his passions of real estate investing and full time entrepreneurship. He has bought and sold dozens of properties in Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Atlanta.


Terry Royce

Terry Royce - Advisory Board

Terry has been active in the real estate market since 2007 and left his “stable” job in 2010 to pursue real estate full time.  He’s wholesaled over 200 deals in the Baltimore area, has multiple rental properties, completed Baltimore City and Baltimore County renovations, as well as mentored numerous aspiring real estate investors.
Terry continues to grow his businesses and enjoys sharing his knowledge with others who are interested in real estate on his blog.  He loves that his businesses afford him the time and means to spend more quality time with his young, growing family.  He’s closed many deals while traveling the world and doesn’t see that slowing down anytime soon.
His 2016 business goals include starting a PodCast for aspiring investors, and Terry looks forward to interviewing many people that he’s met and worked with via the BWI Meetup. Free investing tips and PodCast information can be found on his blog:


J Scott

J Scott - Advisory Board

J Scott (he goes by “J”) has been investing in real estate since 2008.  In that time, he and his wife Carol have been involved in many aspects of investing, including rehabbing/flipping over 150 properties, developing new construction, owning rentals, purchasing tax liens, note investing and lending.  He is originally from Baltimore, MD, but has invested in several areas around the of the United States.  Prior to jumping into real estate, J and Carol resided in Silicon Valley (California), where they spent many years in management at several Fortune 500 companies.

J has written two books, including the best-selling The Book on Flipping Houses: How to Buy, Rehab & Resell Residential Properties, which has been at the top of the Amazon Real Estate category for much of the past two years.  He also runs the website, where he chronicles many of his real estate projects in gory detail.