In October 2018 my husband/business partner and I approached the San Diego franchise owner of BNI and requested to start our own chapter. As most real estate agents and loan officers will find throughout the US, our professional category is always filled. Most of the time the spot is taken for years. After working through the six months it took to launch our group with BNI corporate, I’ve written this article 7 Remarkable BNI Networking Tips You Need To Know to help guide anyone else interested in starting their own BNI chapter. Personal results: Our chapter officially launched last week and we have one escrow closing the end of May, and two more active clients we are out showing property too. It is worth it!