Author: John Trautman

John Trautman has spent his entire adult life in real estate. Purchasing his first property at 23, he learned the process of flipping and real estate holding from the ground up. Real estate continue to be his passion while he spent eight years as an account executive and later a vice President for Washington Mutual in the mortgage division. Holding the position of President’s Council and several years of President’s Club, he learned the lending business from the mortgage office perspective and lender perspective. Throughout his life he has also been a small business owner, commercial real estate holder, property designer, and house flipper.

Truth or Comfort Episode 8 – Devon Voss

John sits down with Devon Voss from Thomas Title and Escrow and discusses how Devon got started investing from a young age as well as Devon’s “+1” system that empowers…


Paradise Valley Dream Home – During Rehab

A behind the scenes look at our property currently on the market in Paradise Valley, AZ


Medical Plaza Acquisition in Mesa, AZ

A quick run down of one of our commerical properties in Mesa, AZ. Want to get started with this model? Contact us today at


Dr. Ben in Phoenix – Why REKI?

Dr. Ben from Men’s Vitality discusses why he choose to learn to invest with John and Julie Trautman and the REKI team. Learn more at


Commercial Property Acquisition in Mesa

A first look at one of REKI’s new commercial property acquisitions in Mesa, AZ.


7 Plex Update in Phoenix, AZ – Getting Ready for Renters

A quick look at our updated and remodeled 7plex in downtown Phoenix, AZ with Julie Trautman.


Truth or Comfort Episode 7 – Build Your Empire

Episode 7 of Truth or Comfort is up! Featuring John and Casey from Build Your Empire. Listen on iTunes @ Check out @Buildyourempire on Instagram Home


Truth or Comfort Episode 6 – Bill Johnson / Teaming with REKI

View John and and REKI team member Bill as they discuss Bill’s latest flip with the help of the REKI team.

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Networking: What New Real Estate Investors Should Invest In Most

As a new real estate investor, you may wonder where to start. Should you be looking at neighborhoods? Should you be finding funding? Should you be learning about renovations? The…


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