What is our current real estate investment project in Metro Detroit?

Posted by Amanda Witkowski // March 26, 2019 // Blog / Featured

What is our current real estate investment project in Metro Detroit? Ryan and I often are asked, what are we working on now? I am here to give some insight into what is currently going on at RA Home Solutions. I am happy to say we recently sold two of our investment properties and are down […]

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Top 3 things I would do today if I was starting over in real estate investing.

Posted by Amanda Witkowski // March 20, 2019 // Blog / Featured // #investor / #realestateinvesting / #realestatelessons / #sidehustle

Thinking of starting OR starting over in real estate investing? If you have found your way to this blog then you must follow me or Ryan in some way, thank you! We started our real estate journey in 2015 and love the challenge of flipping homes and helping anyone we can in the process. When […]

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Stressed but blessed: don’t forget the “thanks” in Thanksgiving

Posted by blogger // November 15, 2017 // Blog / Featured

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and if you’re like most Americans, you’re already dreaming of turkey, pumpkin pie, and cranberry relish. Seeing as this holiday usually involves house guests, traveling, and lots of cooking and baking, chances are you are also stressed about one thing or another. With so much to do in so […]

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What sells a house? Hint: Know what you’re doing

Posted by blogger // April 12, 2017 // Blog / Featured / Sell A House

If you’re wondering what sells a house, chances are you have one to sell. Selling a house can be daunting. It’s a lot of work, and it takes a lot of time. And, often, money. If money isn’t something you can, or want to, spend and you want to sell your home quickly, give RA […]

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Getting out what you put in: Security deposit tips

Posted by blogger // March 1, 2017 // Blog / Featured

If you’ve ever rented from an apartment or home then you probably know two words very well: security deposit. And, if you’re like the vast majority of renters, you probably want it back. But what is a security deposit, exactly? It’s basically money you let your landlord hold onto just in case there’s damage to […]

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Home is where the humor is

Posted by blogger // February 22, 2017 // Blog / Featured

While real estate is, literally, serious business (after all, buying a house is one of the biggest financial transactions many people will ever make), there’s also a lot of humor to be found in the process of buying or selling a house. Ellen DeGeneres has featured funny real estate listings on her show several times. […]

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Houses for sale in MI want you!

Posted by blogger // February 15, 2017 // Buy A House / Featured

Money might not buy you love, but it can buy you a house, which is pretty much the same thing. Okay, it isn’t the same thing, but there are plenty of houses for sale in MI that would like to be the home where your heart is. And with nine different regions in Michigan to […]

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5 Things to Know Before You Refinance

Posted by Amanda Witkowski // December 28, 2016 // Featured

A refi could cut your monthly mortgage payment, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s the right move. Even though rates spiked after the election and may rise further after the Fed meets December 14, there are about four million borrowers who will still benefit from refinancing, and of that, two million borrowers could save $200 or […]

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Will 2017 Be the Year of Your First Flip?

Posted by Amanda Witkowski // December 21, 2016 // Featured

BY CHRISTINA EL MOUSSA of Flip or Flop If you’re thinking about getting into flipping homes next year, now’s the time to start planning. Editor’s note: ‘Tis the season — not only to celebrate the year’s end, but to look back at highlights of the past 12 months and start thinking about what we hope the […]

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Your garage is a space oasis, not a dumping ground

Posted by blogger // September 7, 2016 // Blog / Featured

Close your eyes and picture the inside of your garage. What do you see? Bicycles haphazardly leaning against the walls? A dirty wheelbarrow full of gardening tools? Boxes that you haven’t unpacked since you moved in four years ago? An overflowing recycling bin? Chances are that you, like many people, have an “out of sight, […]

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