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.
There are a number of Chicago August festivals to close out the summer. You can choose from several of the most prominent in the greater Chicago area. EdgeFest - August 6th & 7th, 2016 - Saturday, Noon to 10pm - Sunday, 11am to 9pm - FREE Admission, $5 Suggested Donation - Edgewater, 5900 North Broadway at Thorndale Avenue The fifth annual festival features music, food, karaoke, art, and even dogs. Taste of Lincoln Avenue - August 6th & 7th, 2016 - Noon to 10pm - FREE Admission,...read more
A market that offers very little inventory but a considerable amount of competition is defined as a sellers market. Understanding what to do in a sellers market starts with your ability to adjust your strategy if buying or selling. In the end, that can spell the difference between getting a good deal and not finding the home that you desire. What Sellers Should Do It may seem like all the advantages are to the seller as the buyer has fewer other places to go. However, it is more than possible to mess up an otherwise good deal because you get...read more
If you are running a business, you should find out ways to outsource daily tasks as much as possible so you can spend more time working on your business or spending time with the family. Chores around the home are very easy to outsource and there are certain chores you should not do even if you enjoy doing them. Getting Appliances Fixed If the toilet is no longer flushing or the fridge not working it pays to hire a professional to get the job done even if you are certain what went wrong. The basic reason to hire a professional to fix the sink...read more
There is an old saying that you do not have a second chance to make a first impression. That saying is particularly true when it comes to selling your home. There are a number of buyer turnoffs that will affect the sale your home even if everything else is perfect and may send the potential buyer running the other way before they have seen the entire property. Since it is usually easier to understand what to avoid when presenting your home, here are six sure-fire buyer turnoffs that you will definitely not want in your home when showing it...read more
There are a considerable number of Chicago July festivals which offer a wide variety of activities and events for families in the greater Chicago area. 35th Anniversary Chicago Music Awards - July 1st, 5pm VIP Red Carpet, 7pm Awards Showcase - Union Park, 1501 West Randolph Street Windy City Ribfest in Uptown - July 1st to 3rd - Friday & Saturday Noon to 10pm - Sunday, Noon to 9pm - Uptown, 4700 North Broadway - FREE Admission, $5 Gate Donation benefits Business Partners, The Chamber for...read more
When it comes to being a real estate investor, one of the most important aspects is being the head or chief financial officer (CFO) of your efforts. You will need to have a strong understanding of the funds coming in and the expenses going out or you will have great difficulty in succeeding. The good news is that even if you are financially distressed, you can improve your finances if you follow the right philosophy when it comes to investing in real estate and paying off debt. Set Goals Where you do want to financially be in 6 months from...read more
Thanks to the current low interest rates and flexibility, it is a perfect time to borrow money to purchase the home of your dreams or an investment property. There are at least five questions to ask your lender that will help you decide if they are a good fit. The more you know and the better questions you ask, the better the terms you can possibly get. What I Need to Go Forward? Put simply, everything that is needed to proceed with the loan from tax returns, bank statements, and so forth. To know that upfront can save you a lot of time and...read more
A real estate power team is only as good as its weakest member, so you will need to get the best people around you to maximize your success. What follows are the eight professionals you need for your real estate power team. Real Estate Broker Everything starts with the agent who finds the deals, understands what you want, and follows the right plan to get there. A great real estate agent can be the difference between losing thousands of dollars to making thousands of dollars. Make sure the agent follows a comprehensive marketing plan to sell...read more
There are several festivals in June located in the greater Chicago area that are fun for the entire family. Plus, the Chicago June festivals are inexpensive, fun, and offer greater insight into the unique cultures that reside in the Chicago area. Do Division Street Fest & Sidewalk Sale - June 3rd to 5th, 2016 - Friday, 5pm to 10pm - Saturday & Sunday, Noon to 10pm - $5 Donation for Admission - 2000 to 2200 West Division Street A great shopping festival, this is one of the signature events in the area...read more
When it comes to investing in real estate, working with motivated sellers is a must. This is why so many investors spend thousands of dollars on their marketing efforts. However, if you can master the art of finding sellers on a budget, you can keep more money while finding the right deals. Here are just seven ways you can maximize your marketing efforts while spending very little money. Read the Classifieds The classified ads in newspapers are a great source when it comes to finding the right seller. You should look over the rental listings...read more