Welcome to MW Real Estate Solutions and Olivia Homes!
Welcome to Midwest Real Estate Solutions and Olivia Homes, where we are not your typical real estate company. What makes us different is simple. We are committed to helping you, and your family in a very timely manner. We work with homeowners that may be up against strict timelines, and may need to sell their property quickly.
Best of all, there are no surprises, just sound advice and professional service, backed by our commitment to excellence. On top of that you will receive personal attention at each step of the process.
The biggest mistake we see homeowners make is that they do not explore all of their options and simply run out of time due to pressure and stress. Pick up the phone and call us immediately to set up an information only appointment.
Call Midwest Real Estate Solutions and Olivia Homes at 1-800-HOPE-DAY
To better lives and communities through real estate education and proven real estate solutions.
When it comes to making your home more environmentally sound and use less energy, there are several green home upgrades that you can install. Going green is not just good for the environment as it is good for your pocketbook as well. Weather Stripping A tube of caulk combined with weather stripping can seal up the cracks around the doors and window frames otherwise your heater or air conditioner is working overtime. In addition, if you are purchasing a new door or window, check its energy performance rating to ensure that it will help you...read more
Renovating your home can be a fun, enjoyable task that may open up new space, completely refurbish a room or add something important that will improve the value of your house. Renovations run the gamut from replacing the roof, remodeling the bathroom and adding more space inside your home. However, virtually all renovations have one thing in common, they create a considerable amount of waste. When it comes to disposing renovation waste, it can be more than you might have anticipated. When you consider the amount of pipes, plaster, flooring...read more
It is certainly a big step to purchase a home which for most people will be the biggest investment they make in their lives. If you want to live in a community for a long time to come, then buying a home makes more financial sense than renting. In order to qualify for the best mortgage loan possible, you’ll need to have your finances all in order. Among the many new homebuyer financial musts are having the necessities in good shape so that your loan will be large enough to cover the home you want to purchase. The lender is going to consider...read more
To rehab or not to rehab, that is the question? I don’t think this was what Shakespeare was thinking about when he wrote Hamlet but it is a question you need to ask yourself if you are a real estate investor analyzing a deal. When it comes to purchasing a home that is in need of rehabilitation, the question arises of whether it is really worth the extra cost to fully rehab a house or just make a few simple fixes, or do nothing at all. To rehab or not to rehab will depend on many different factors that you will need to thoroughly consider...read more
When it comes to selling real estate, the summer offers plenty of opportunities for closings. It is this time of year where it is a little easier to find prospective buyers looking for homes to purchase. To understand how to take advantage will help you get more closings for your business. Here are six top ways of boosting summer closings that will make your job easier when it comes to enticing potential buyers to go ahead and make the purchase. Pool Party/Barbecue Boosting summer closings means taking advantage of summer. If your property...read more
When it comes to having the right look to your property, putting high end home features of the rich can be done for your house on a budget. The real trick is not only improve the appearance of your home, but increase the overall value of your residence as well. The Smart House The Internet of Things is now providing for what are known as “smart homes” that integrate technology into everything electrical such as the air conditioning, heating, lighting, security and so forth. A smart home can be a real energy saver as well when you combine it...read more
There is little doubt that international buyers have made inroads into the United States in terms of the real estate market. However, selling to those from other countries does present different challenges as compared to domestic buyers. All people are products of the culture in which they grew up which means that in order to appeal to them, you will have to make a few changes in the way you market and present yourself so that they choose to work with you. Here are a few tips in how to work with international buyers. Know Where the...read more
When it comes to selling a property, one of the biggest mistakes that most sellers will make is overpricing a home. It’s an understandable notion because you want to get the most out of your property, but there are many complications that arise when you place too much value into the home itself. It is a natural thought to earn a little profit from your sale, but in order to sell the home you will need to be reasonably when it comes to pricing. The Disadvantages of Overpricing a Home Fewer Offers: You might get a few offers, but this works...read more
When it comes to real estate property, getting enough photos has always been rather difficult. This is because the typical real estate agent is limited by the camera they have and the equipment which is readily available. Most photographs of properties which are up for sale are virtually identical in terms of how they are shot. There are photos of the outside from ground level and inside from floor level that provide a good, but not great presentation of the home itself. However, there are some potential new changes for Federal Aviation...read more
There are serious issues that can develop if water starts to fill your basement. It can ruin the walls, furnishings and carpeting, but more importantly it will almost certainly lead to the development of mold which can threaten the health of those who live inside as well as cause a considerable amount of structural damage. If you are experiencing damp basement problems, then you need to take steps to correct the problem and protect your home. Determine the Cause The very first step is determining the cause of the water entering your basement....read more