Spring in Detroit 05/02/2024

Welcome back to A Day in Detroit! My name’s TJ. I’m a husband and father to 5, a Christian, Real Estate Broker, and Investor. I write about our adventures in real estate, and share personal growth and success stories in these posts as well. I write about house flipping, wholesaling and more. We’re always looking for […]

The Last Decade…

My journey with physical fitness has been rife with ups and downs. I’m happy to be where I am today, and I’m grateful to be back on the right track. I’m grateful to be clean and sober as well. I’ve been between 199-300+ pounds in my adult life. When I met my wife Kristina in […]

February 2024 in Detroit

Private Money We recently put together a packet to send out to people considering lending to us. I received it today, completed by the designer. It outlines some of our projects and educates readers on the process and benefits of lending private money. It also educates readers about our company processes, which allow us to […]

Today in Detroit 12/29/2023

Gratitude Just to spread some cheer this holiday season, I am sharing this picture I took. I love it, and hope that you do! Hires Made! 2 offers were sent out to employees, both were accepted. We have two new acquisitions salespeople starting Wednesday January 3rd! Exciting stuff, I’ve never had actual employees before. Everyone […]

Today in Detroit 12/04/2023

Habits It’s the week after thanksgiving and I’m slow to get back to my usual commitments. I did hit the gym over the weekend, and though I usually have a quick workout m-f in the mornings, that’s been getting skipped. Why? Over the last couple weeks I’ve been out of town hunting and not working […]

Today in Detroit 12/14/2023

Thieves  Someone keeps on stealing our furnaces and water heaters. We just got keys yesterday to a property we closed on last month. Detroit duplex, eastside, of course not the greatest area. Well, this morning the guys were there to clean out the house and guess what – the furnace and water heater were gone. […]

Today in Detroit 12/21/2023

Christmas  Christmas is my favorite holiday. I love the merry making and brightness of the holiday. I’m a Christian and for Christians who are practicing, this is an extra special time of year because it is a time that we are preparing our hearts and souls for the coming of our savior into the world. […]

Today in Detroit 12/29/2023

Gratitude Just to spread some cheer this holiday season, I am sharing this picture I took. I love it, and hope that you do! Hires Made! 2 offers were sent out to employees, both were accepted. We have two new acquisitions salespeople starting Wednesday January 3rd! Exciting stuff, I’ve never had actual employees before. Everyone […]

Today in Detroit 01/11/2024

Wholesalers I wish people would stop asking “what’s your bottom price?” Like dude, I don’t need you or your nonsense. I have people that reach out to me daily about our deals that act like buyers, most are not buyers. In the last 48 hours I’ve had multiple people reach out to me, saying that […]