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 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

 

Our Mission

To better lives and communities through real estate education and proven real estate solutions.

 

Recent Posts

Foreclosure Proceedings Decline for the First Time Since ’05

Posted by on Jul 21, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Foreclosure Proceedings Decline for the First Time Since ’05

Things are getting better across the country for the most part though. Many economists have agreed that a true recovery cannot begin until the foreclosure rates and shadow inventory decrease. This is great news for the real estate market and this will help raise property values in markets where foreclosure proceedings decline month after month.

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Reasons Real Estate Transactions Fall Apart

Posted by on Jul 14, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Reasons Real Estate Transactions Fall Apart

Real estate transactions fall apart for many reasons and a real estate transaction is never a done deal until the deed has been recorded at the title company. That is why doing due diligence on any property is extremely important by the buyer, the seller, the loan officer, the title company, and the Realtor.

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Illinois Senate Bill 2664 Passed affects Condo Associations

Posted by on Jul 7, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Illinois Senate Bill 2664 Passed affects Condo Associations

Illinois Senate Bill 2664 has to do with condominium associations. In the past, many buyers in Illinois have been responsible for hefty association dues owed when buying a REO property. Sometimes buyers were completely blindsided and given an enormous bill after they purchased a property.

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Highest Offer Is Not Always the Best Offer

Posted by on Jul 1, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Highest Offer Is Not Always the Best Offer

If a very high offer comes in on a short sale, it is unwise of the seller to accept the highest offer if it is above or very close to the homes retail market value. What happens in many cases is that the buyer will walk because the short sale process takes a long time and the buyer recognizes that they are not getting a good price on the home because they are buying it as-is.

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Down Payment Assistance = FREE MONEY in Illinois

Posted by on Jun 23, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Down Payment Assistance = FREE MONEY in Illinois

Down payment assistance can make owning a home a reality for many people that did not think home ownership was possible.  Take advantage of free money because these programs will probably not be around forever and home prices and interest rates are continuing to rise. 

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Homeowner Insurance Nuances

Posted by on Jun 16, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Homeowner Insurance Nuances

Earthquakes are not covered under standard policies. If you live in an area where earthquakes are common, earthquake insurance is a must, if you do not purchase earthquake insurance and your house is damaged…than it is your FAULT…bad joke I know…

If you live next to a volcano, than you are in better shape than if you lived on or near a fault line. Damage caused by volcanic ash is typically covered under most policies.

Make sure to see if you have flood insurance! You do not want your house to look like the ark in the new Noah movie and not be covered if you are in an area that has flooded before or is prone to flooding. Check your policy, the 100 year flood happens every year somewhere.

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8 Most Common Options When Facing Foreclosure

Posted by on Jun 9, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

8 Most Common Options When Facing Foreclosure

A homeowner has 8 basic options when facing foreclosure. It is best that the homeowner takes action as soon as possible so that they have enough time to deal with foreclosure and have the best outcome. The biggest mistake that homeowners make is that they do not take action in time. These are the 8 most common options when facing foreclosure.

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15 Questions to Ask a Foreclosure Specialist or Foreclosure Rescue Company

Posted by on Jun 2, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

15 Questions to Ask a Foreclosure Specialist or Foreclosure Rescue Company

Never pay anyone upfront, pay a monthly fee or retainer, or sign over your deed when facing foreclosure. You should only work with companies and foreclosure specialists that get paid by actually stopping the foreclosure. Get educated on your options and take action.

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25 Ways to Increase Your Property Value

Posted by on May 26, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

25 Ways to Increase Your Property Value

If you want to increase your property value on your house, you want to make sure you do things that have a high return on investment. Not only will this list increase your property value but it will make your house sell quicker and make it more attractive to potential buyers.

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25 Ways to Market Your Property

Posted by on May 19, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

25 Ways to Market Your Property

If you want to market your property for sale and move it quickly, you should utilize as many tools as possible. Technology and social media have made it extremely easy to share the house you have for sale. You can use the techniques in this article regardless if you are a homeowner, a Realtor, or a real estate investor.

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