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December 1, 2019

Title Insurance! What is it and why do we need it? In studio is the premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter! 
End of the Year Planning Tips! It’s not too late to review and plan! In studio is the owner/broker of 1st Capital Insurance Group, yes, Richard Chew!

You can your mortgage loan to close in as little as 15 days! How? In studio is the premier Loan Consultant from Loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannone to show us!

The closing process, what is it and what should expect to happen? Scary or eezy peezy? In studio to let us know the different points of view about real estate closing, the Premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter!

Does FHA call for repairs and is there an FHA Inspector that comes to your house on an FHA deal? Randy Barcella, dispels the myths vs reality here!

November 24, 2019

Title Insurance! What is it and why do we need it? In studio is the premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter! 

Home Renovation Loans Made Easy! How? In studio is the premier Loan Consultant from Loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannone!

Got Coats? Special guest Mervet Ghbari has been giving Coats to the Homeless for 18 years! and you can help, too! In the spirit of the Holiday Season upon us this week, we at the Real Estate Revealed Radio show enjoy supporting local charities!

In the holiday season, there’s a lot of Depression, Loneliness, Frustration and more sensitive emotions! Mental Health is important, especially now with the Holidays here! 🙂 Families and Children can Enjoy expert advice and feeling good again we have the expert, Yes, Denise Pedroza Sandoval, one of the top Clinical Counselors in Chicagoland area! She is also an Author and Public Speaker!

November 17, 2019

Purchasing your home during the holiday season! In studio to share with us her always great advice, is the premier Loan Officer from Draper & Kramer, yes, Julie Braglia!

Tips for Seniors that will Take the Worry out of Selling your home in the Winter. In studio with their expert advice, is the Top team at @properties, yes Jeanne Keating and Nora Thompson!

Why winter may be best time to list your home. In studio is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, Sean Purcell!

In the holiday spirit, each year we like to feature a special charity and in studio, is the President and CEO of the Pediatric Oncology Foundation, yes, Colleen Kissell! This Foundation is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing comfort and distraction from painful procedures to children and teens who have been diagnosed with cancer, by providing gifts from a treasure chest. Wow!!

November 10, 2019

Choosing a good neighborhood! and why it’s more important than the house! In studio to share with us his research into this, is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, Sean Purcell!

What to you want to do with Your New Contract? Did you know that failure to get the proper advice can mean you giving up certain rights? In studio is the Premier Real Estate Attorney to educate us, yes, that’s Ken Denkewalter!

Taxes now or Taxes later? I don’t really know the answer to this one, but my Co-Host Richard Chew, the Owner/Broker of 1st Capital Insurance Group knows and will shed some light on this!

Happy Veterans Day stories!

November 3, 2019


The Feel Good Story of the Year! You need to sell your home, but it’s in need of a lot of repairs and you don’t have any money. You don’t want to let it go to foreclosure and then you and your family and children get evicted. What do you do? Who will help you? Well, in studio, is the Angle among us, yes, Jeanne Keating and Nora Thompson, Realtors with a Heart! You don’t want to miss this Labor of Love, Story!

– What’s In a what’s Out in interior decorating in your home? Me, Randy Barcella, will share with you my fun check list!

October 20, 2019

Creative ways to become an investor or a savvy seller! Iin studio is the residential specialist from dreamtown realty, yes, Diana Bzdyk!

Updating older buildings! In studio are the premier Realtors from Chicago, yes, that’s Jeanne Keating and Nora Thompson from the #1 Team at @properties!

Tips on how to have your house sold by years end! In studio is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, Sean Purcell!

Appraisal myths vs reality! Me, Randy Barcella, I will share with you my valuable check list!

October 6, 2019


What is going on in this real estate market? Is now a good time to buy or sell? In studio is the Residential Expert, yes, Diana Bzdyk, from dreamtown reality!

Down Payments when buying your home. What are the current options! In studio to share with us her valuable checklist, is the Senior Mortgage Advisor, yes, that’s Julie Goro Braglia, from Draper & Kramer!

The top 7 mistakes people do when buying a home! Do you know what they are? Me, Randy Barcella, I will share with you my valuable checklist that you may want to have with you before going out to buy!

September 29, 2019


Can I Really Have a Tax- Free Retirement? Great question! In studio to educate us as always, is the Owner Broker of 1st Capital Insurance Group, yes, Richard Chew!

Is a second home a dream or nightmare? In studio is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, Sean Purcell!

You are selling your home and your Realtor recommends not wanting to list for sale accepting any FHA offers, since you both think that FHA calls for repairs and you’re selling as-is and you don’t want any part of FHA or VA. Really? Me, Randy Barcella, will dispel the myths vs reality here!

September 15, 2019

Life Insurance vs Roth vs 401k. What’s the difference? Which is better for you? In studio to dispel the myths vs reality here is the Premier Owner/Broker of 1st Capital Insurance Group, Richard Chew!

The Top 10 mistakes when selling your home! Do you know what they are? Me, Randy Barcella, I will share with you my valuable checklist!

September 8, 2019

Staging your home when selling it. Good idea? Bad Idea? Is it worth it? In studio to dispel the myths vs reality here is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, Sean Purcell!

The top pitfall people make when buying a home! Do you know what they are? Me, Randy Barcella, I will share with you the top 8 pitfalls that people make when looking for and buying!

Can you go “as-is” anytime when selling your home?

Randy Barcella and Sean will dispel the myths vs reality here!

September 1, 2019

What is the Real Cost of not tidying up your home and not making your property in “show condition”? In studio is the premier residential specialist from dreamtown realty, yes, Diana Bzdyk!

How can you use your annual tax return to build an additional retirement income! In studio to educate us is the owner and broker from 1st Capital Insurance Group, yes, Richard Chew!

Myths vs Reality about appraisals! Me, Randy Barcella, I will dispel the myths vs reality here!

August 25, 2019

Why are rentals seeing a new spike and how can you attract renters to buy your home? In studio is the premier residential specialist from dreamtown realty, yes, Diana Bzdyk!

How can you use your monthly bonus income to increase your retirement income? In studio to educate us is the owner and broker from 1st Capital Insurance Group, yes, Richard Chew!

Do you think that FHA calls for repairs and that there is an FHA Inspector? Me, Randy Barcella, I will dispel the myths vs reality here!

August 18, 2019

The 5 myths of reality TV shows on house buying! To expose the Myths vs Reality on reality tv shows, is the premier Realtor from Keller Williams Success Realty, yes, Stephanie Boswell!

Yes, you can be rescued from a toxic life insurance plan! In studio is the owner and broker from 1st Capital Insurance Group, yes, Richard Chew!

How you can dispute your property taxes? In studio is the premier realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, that’s Sean Purcell!

August 11, 2019

What are the pros and cons of selling your home in each of the 4 seasons? In studio is the premier realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, that’s Sean Purchell!

In real estate, is there a way to make money tax free? In studio to educate us as she always does, the Premier Realtor from dreamtown Realty, yes, Diana Bzdyk!

Thinking about buying an old house? Beware of many of the issues that can go along with an old house. Me, Randy Barcella, I will share with you my valuable checklist!

July 28, 2019

If it’s a Buyer’s Market, what does that mean? In studio to educate us as she always does, the Premier Realtor from dreamtown Realty, yes, Diana Bzdyk!

People are choosing smaller, simpler houses…No longer interested in the big ornate mansions…they want homes that are smaller, simpler and cleaner. In studio is the premier realtor from Keller Williams Success Realty, yes, that’s Stephanie Boswell!

How do I get ready for the appraisal of my home? Me, Randy Barcella, I will share with you my valuable checklist!

July 21, 2019

Pre-foreclosure Listings on Zillow – Good idea or a Wild Goose Chase? In studio to dispel the myths vs reality here is the premier realtor from Keller Williams Success Realty, yes, that’s Stephanie Boswell!

Your house isn’t selling! What can you do to renew the interest? In studio is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, that’s Sean Purcell to share with us his valuable check list!
 
What should a seller do to Prepare for a Home Inspection In studio to share with us her expertise, is the owner of ECHO Home Inspections, yes, Dotty Dose!

July 14, 2019

What do first time buyers need to know about home inspections? In studio to share with us her expertise, is the owner of ECHO Home Inspections, yes, Dotty Dose!

“For Sale By Owner or Not?” In studio is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, Sean Purcell to share with us his check list!

What is the difference between using a Bank, a Broker, or a Correspondent Lender when obtaining a mortgage? Does it matter which one you use when buying a home? In studio is the premier mortgage expert, a Senior Vice President and Branch Manager of Guaranteed Rate, yes, that’s Larry Steinway!

July 7, 2019

Technology in the Mortgage Industry: Good Idea or Bad? Is this replacing Human Touch and Face to Face? In studio is the premier mortgage expert, a Senior Vice President and Branch Manager of Guaranteed Rate, yes, that’s Larry Steinway!

Do you think that FHA calls for repairs and that there is an FHA Inspector? Me, Randy Barcella, will dispel all these FHA appraisal the myths vs reality here!

June 30, 2019

In this buyer’s market we need to know Who your Buyer is and How do I Appeal to them?” In studio, to share with us her smart advice, is the Premier Residential Specialist from dreamtown realty, yes, that’s Diana Bzdyk!

– Obtaining a Loan Commitment, instead of just a pre-approval will make you a more competitive Buyer. How? In studio is the premier mortgage, the Senior Vice President of Guaranteed Rate, yes, that’s Larry Steinway!
– How can a Seller can spot an Agent who is trying to “buy their listing”. Wow! Great topic! In studio is the premier realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, Sean Purcell!

– You were selling your house FHA, but there’s too many repairs, so just flip it to a Conventional, “as-is” with no repairs now? Really? Can you really go ‘as is” just because it’s conventional? Me, Randy Barcella, will dispel the myths vs reality here!

June 23, 2019

Selling your home while going through a divorce! Is it any different? In studio, to share with us her smart advice, is the Premier Realtor from Keller Williams Success Realty, yes, that’s Stephanie Boswell!

Zoning issues during a sale! Wow! Great topic! Is your house really a Two Units Apartment? or is it a Single Family with Related living? or, is your place really a Townhouse? or is it a Condo?

Is there an FHA Home Inspector and do you think that FHA call for repairs? Me, Randy Barcella, will dispel the myths vs reality here!

June 9, 2019

Did you know that there’s things your Realtor can do to ensure that the appraisal comes in at or above the contract sales price? Yes! In studio is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, Sean Purcell!

Why hire a Full time Real Estate Broker? In studio to share with us her smart facts, is the premier Realtor from Keller Williams Success Realty, yes, that’s Stephanie Boswell!

What do you really need to consider when buying real estate? Do you really know? In studio, to share with us her Smart advice, is the Premier Residential Specialist from dreamtown Realty, yes, that’s Diana Bzdyk!

June 2, 2019

Let’s remodel your attitude towards real estate! Not all Realtors are equal! In studio to share with us myths vs reality here is one of the premier Realtors from Chicago, yes, the passionate story teller herself, Meldina Dervesivic, Broker/Owner of Investors Meldina Realty Inc!

Preparing your home for a home inspection, do you know what to do? In studio is the owner of one of the premier home inspection companies, ECHO Home Inspections, the president, Dotty Dose!

What are the Top things to Consider when investing in real estate? In studio, to share with us her Smart advice, is the Premier Residential Specialist from dreamtown Realty, yes, that’s Diana Bzdyk!

May 26, 2019

Do you know what the #1 obstacle is to home ownership? and how to overcome it? In studio is the Mortgage expert, the Vice president of The Federal Savings Bank, yes, that’s Matt Malec, the VA Guy!

When selling your home, what is the difference in brokerages and what you pay? Great topic, since I hear commercials all the time, about 1% and 2% commissions! In studio, to share with us her Smart advice, is the Premier Residential Specialist from dreamtown Realty, yes, that’s Diana Bzdyk!

And then what a great follow up! Do you know about the current lawsuits against the National Association of Realtors about sellers paying buyers agent commissions? Yes, in studio is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, Sean Purcell!

Staging your home! Good idea? Is it worth it: and what is Staging of your home when you sell it? In studio to share with us myths vs reality her is one of the premier Realtors, yes, Stephanie Boswell, from Keller Williams Success Realty!

May 12, 2019

Why is a Realtor important in the sale of your house? In studio, to share with us her Smart advice, is the Premier Residential Specialist from dreamtown Realty, yes, that’s Diana Bzdyk!

What’s the #1 benefit earned by Military Veterans and why have fewer than 14% of Veterans used it? Well, in studio to educate us all on this, is the premier VA Loan Officer from the Federal Savings Bank, yes, that’s Matthew Malec!

Do you think that FHA calls for repairs and that there’s an FHA Inspector that comes out to your home for the appraisal? Really? Me, Randy Barcella will dispel all of the myths vs reality here!

May 5, 2019

Patrick Felvey ASA, IFA, National Director Of Business Development at Accurity Valuation, LLC and President of HF Appraisals

Meldina Dervisevic CDPE,SRES, Real Estate Broker at Investors Meldina Realty Group

Dotty Dose, President/Owner of ECHO Home Inspection, Inc

April 28, 2019

Do you need to build wealth and don’t know where to start?!*In studio is the premier Realtor from Chicago, yes, that’s Meldina Dervesivic, Broker Owner of Investors Meldina Realty.

With the spring purchase season in full swing, do you know what you qualify for AND what will fit into your budget? In studio is the mortgage expert himself! Yes, that’s Zachary Scwartz, from Townstone Financial!

Do you know the differences between AVM and an appraisal and which is more reliable? In studio to educate us the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, Sean Purcell!

April 21, 2019


The dangers of being a Realtor! Stories and how to keep safe and lastly real estate taxes on properties – how to keep them low. In studio is the premier Realtor from Chicago, yes, that’s Meldina Dervesivic, Broker Owner of Investors Medldina Realty.

As weather warms up will the real estate market heat up too? In studio to educate us once again, is the mortgage expert himself, yes, that’s Barry Sturner, the owner of Townstone Financial!

April 14, 2019

True or False? Many homeowners believe that rising interest rates and home prices have scared away buyers and therefore have not listed their houses for sale. In studio to dispel the myths vs reality here is the premier Realtor from Keller Williams Success Realty in Barrington, yes, that’s Stephanie Boswell!

What’s the BIGGEST myth about applying and qualifying for a new mortgage loan: down-payment and equity requirements. In studio to educate us once again, is the mortgage expert himself, yes, that’s Zach Schwartz, from Townstone Financial!

Home Value Appreciation Stops Falling and Begins to Stabilize! And to share with us more great news about this, is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, that’s Sean Purcell!
 
Estate Planning! Do you really know what that is all about? In studio is the premier Estate Planning Attorney herself, yes, Stephanie Sexauer,… along with our premier co-host, the residential specialist from Dreamtown Realty, Diana Bzdyk!
April 7, 2019

Thinking about flipping because you’re excited about making a quick profit? Did you get a home inspection done first? Unexpected Repair Problems can have you upside down instead of a profit!. In studio is the President of ECHO Home Inspections, yes, that’s Dotty Dose!

“Do you know how to  how to shop for the best mortgage? In studio is our expert Loan Officer”, Yes, that’s Zach Schwartz, from Townstone Financial! 

Special Guest in studio is the Mayor of Lincolnwood, Barry Bass! Along with our Co-Host, Meldina Dervesivic, the Broker/Owner of Investors Meldina Realty!

March 31, 2019

Pricing your home to sell immediately…Why sometimes You are better off listing a little bit under to get more showings!!! And possibly multiple offers!!! Wow! In studio is Stephanie Boswell, from Keller Williams Success Realty!

Inspections, what does that mean for a buyer and seller and what are the expectations for both. In studio is the Residential Specialist herself, yes, that’s Diana Bzdyk.

“The needs vs wants checklist”:” a key homebuying tool”. I love it! And in studio to share with us his list, is Sean Purcell, Realtor from Colwell Banker!

Avoiding Unexpected Repairs with Regular Maintenance. In studio is the President of ECHO Home Inspections, yes, that’s Dotty Dose!

“Do you know how to prepare to apply for a mortgage loan? The Dos and Don’ts from our expert Loan Officer”, Yes, that’s Zach Schwartz, from Townstone Financial!

March 24, 2019

Meldina Devesivic, Broker/Owner, Investors Meldina Realty
Dotty Dose, Pres. ECHO Home Inspections
Stephanie Boswell, Keller Williams Success Realty
Zach Schwartz, Townstone Financial

March 17, 2019

Home Sale Contingencies for Buyers and Sellers, do you really know what they are? In studio is the premier Realtor from Chicago, Coldwell Banker’s Sean Purcell!

Do you know how to be smart with your mortgage payments? What plan is really for you?! In studio to educate us, is the premier Loan Officer of Townstone Financial, yes, that’s Zach Schwatrz!

Why is your house not selling? In studio to educate us, is the Premier Realtor from Keller Williams Success Realty, yes, Stephanie Boswell!

March 10, 2019

“For Sale By Owner” good idea or bad idea? In studio is the passionate Realtor from Chicago, yes, Meldina Derveesivich, the Broker/Owner of Investors Meldina Realty!

Do you know what to Expect from a Home Inspection? In studio to educate us, is the President of ECHO Home Inspections herself, yes, Dotty Dose!

The difference between agents. What to consider when working with an agent to buy and sell. In studio os the Residential Specialist from dreamtown realty, yes, Diana Bzdyk!

Renovation Mortgages. Did you know you can refinance your property for more than it’s currently worth with a renovation loan? Did you know you can PURCHASE a new home and get funds on top of the purchase price to renovate?

In studio to educate us, is the Mortgage Expert himself, Yes, that’s Zach Schwartz, from Townstone Financial!

March 3, 2019

Do you know the three most important factors when applying for a mortgage? In studio is the premier LOan Officer from Townstone Financial, Zach Schwarts and the Owner of Townstone Financial, Barry Sturner!

Do you know how to get ready for the appraisal of your house? Randy Barcella shares with us his checklist!

February 24, 2019

So you fixed up your home and it’s amazing!, almost too amazing, that the Appraiser can’t see it, as there are no comparable sales that show anything like it! What do you do? In studio is the premier Residential Specialist from dreamtown realty, yes, that’s Diana Bzdyk!

The biggest misconception in mortgage lending is: “how eligibility for a mortgage is determined and it’s Not based on the sales price”! In studio to educate us, is the Mortgage Expert himself, Yes, that’s Zach Schwartz, from Townstone Financial!

What got Dotty Dose in to the Home Inspection business? In studio to share with us her story id Dotty Dose, the President of Echo Home Inspections!

Do you know the “6 Unbreakable Do’s and Don’ts” for selling your home? In studio is the Premier Chicago Realtor, yes, Meldina Dervisevic, the Broker Owner of Investments Meldina Realty will let us know!!

February 17, 2019

Why should you pursue a career in the Real Estate industry? In studio to give us his poetic philosophy on this, is the Oh So Passionate, the Top Real Estate Attorney, yes!, that’s Michael Barrett!

ARMs and 30 Year Fixed Rate mortgages! Any difference between the two? In studio to educate us, is the Mortgage Expert himself, Yes, that’s Zach Schwartz, from Townstone Financial!

Do you know why Realtors lose their licenses?! Wow, in studio is the passionate Premier Chicago Realtor, yes, Meldina Derveesivich, the Broker Owner of Investments Meldina Realty will let us know!!

Can you buy a house totally “as-is” because you’re going Conventional? The Myths vs Reality uncovered by me, Randy Barcella

 

February 10, 2019

“Fifty shades of Gray – Love and Real Estate”, a Special Valentine’s Day edition! By the all so passionate Premier Chicago Realtor, yes, Meldina Dervisevich, the Broker Owner of Investments Meldina Realty!

Be Very Careful when choosing a mortgage company! Don’t just listen to the fancy radio ads that says they are the biggest rocket! Look closer and you’ll see that their Closing Costs are So High and that they simply want to sell you! In studio to uncover some deceptive tactics and show you what other mortgage companies  are not telling you, is the Mortgage Expert himself, Yes, the Owner of Townstone Financial, Barry Sturner!

Do you know what the Definitions Used on Home Inspection Reports actually mean? 1. Functional 2. Maintenance 3. Safety Concerns 4. NI / Not Inspected and Reasons why. In studio is the Premier Home Inspector of all of northern IL, Dotty Dos’e! President of ECHO Home Inspections

Do you think that FHA calls for repairs? Me, Randy Barcella will go over all the Myths vs Realty about FHA appraisals and repairs!

February 3, 2019

There’s a new Real Estate Sales contract out, called 7.0! Are you familiar with it and all the changes? In studio is the premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, Michael Barrett!

It does not make sense to wait until Spring to sell your house and to tell us why, is the premier Realtor from Keller Williams Success Realty, yes, that’s Stephanie Boswell!

Winter is not over yet! What you need to do to keep your home and buyers safe! Especially when the house is unoccupied! In studio is the Residential Specialist herself, yes, that’s Diana Bzdyk, from dreamtowne realty!

Do you know about Seller and Lender credits? What are they and How can they be used to purchase and refinance a home ? In studio is the Mortgage Expert himself for so many years, Yes, Barry Sturner, the Owner of Townstone Financial!

January 27, 2019

Do you know what are the Top 5 Defects that Home Inspectors find? Most Homeowners are not aware of these problems found in a home! In studio is the Premier Home Inspector for northern IL, yes, the Expert herself, Dotty Dos’e, President of ECHO Home Inspections!

Imagination! This amazing word has lots of power and connection to real estate! Don’t underestimate the power of imagination! In studio with her passionate & sought after advice, is the Chicago’s Premier Broker/Owner of Investments Meldina Realty, Yes, Meldina Dervesivic!

Did you know that Non Occupying Co Borrowers can be used to purchase a home? What are they and how do they work? In studio is the Mortgage Expert himself for so many years, Yes, Barry Sturner, the Owner of Townstone Financial!

Do you know What Updates that buyers are looking for in a home? In studio to share with us her secrets, is premier Realtor from Keller Williams Success Realty, Yes, Stephanie Boswell!

January 20, 2019

Selling your home in the Winter? Is there anything different you need to do? In studio to share with us his great tips is the premier Realtor Lake County, Yes, James Tiernan from Keller Williams North Shore West!

Do you know what to look for in a Loan Officer and How to Vett them? And How do you know if they are putting you in the best loan program for you and your needs? In studio is the Mortgage Expert himself, Yes, Zach Schwartz from Townstone Financial!

Why are you buying? Let’s go over the right questions in order for you to make the right decision, based on Your current needs. In studio with All the Answers is the Premier Residential Specialist, yes, Dina Bzdyk from dreamtowne realty!

Did you know that there is a new 7.0 Real Estate Contract and with New Twists and Turns? In studio to explain everything new with the new 7.0 Real Estate Sales Contract is the Premier Real Estate Attorney, Yes, Michael Barrett!

January 13, 2019

Where are we heading for mortgage rates in 2019? In studio is the Mortgage Expert himself for so many years, Yes, Barry Sturner, the Owner of Townstone Financial!

Do you know how to establish the best price to sell home for? In studio to share with us her secrets, is premier Realtor from Keller Williams Success Realty, Yes, Stephanie Boswell!

Do you know what things Never to Do when Negotiating your purchase? In studio with All the Answers is the Premier Residential Specialist, yes, Diana Bzdyk from dreamtowne realty!

Do you know how to Avoid Paying Taxes on Real Estate, Legally?! In studio with her sought after advice, is the Premier Broker/Owner of Investments Meldina Realty, Yes, Meldina Dervisevic!

January 6, 2019

Everyone always talks about going to the gym to get healthier for the new year. What about getting Financially Healthier? In studio with some valuable tips about getting financially healthy, is the Premier Loan Officer from Townstone Financial, yes, that’s Zach Schwartz! Thousands of homes sold in 2018, however, yours did not sell. Why? Well, in studio to shed some light on this do you Can sell your home now in 2019, is premier Realtor from Lake County, yes, that’s James Tiernan, from Keller Williams North Shore West! Realtor to the Rescue! Did you know that having a Realtor in your sales transaction Saves the sales transactions? Yes, in studio is the premier Real Estate Attorney, that’s the passionate Michael Barrett! Do you still think that FHA calls for repairs? I’m still getting calls on this! Me, Randy Barcella, I’ll dispel the myths vs reality about appraisals and repairs!

December 30, 2018

How do you compete, selling your home in the Winter market? In studio, is the Premier Residential Specialist, yes, that’s Diana Bzdyk, from dreamtown Realty!

Do you know how to get ready for a Home Inspection? In studio to share with us his valuable tips, is the Home Inspector, yes, that’s Jerry Simon, from Illinois Building Inspections!

Do you know what critical information you need in order to buy a home now in 2019? In studio is the premier Realtor from Lake County, yes, that’s James Tiernan, from Keller Williams North Shore West!

Do you know how you and your Attorney can have a Closing go Smoothly? In studio is the premier Real estate Attorney, yes, that’s the passionate Michael Barrett!

– And in the Holiday tradition here on the show, we have one of our favorite charities in studio, yes, that’s Habitat for Humanity in McHenry County and Dan Hedman, the Director there!
Closing costs credit and how your Realtor can actually Negotiate credits for you at the closing and More! Yes! And in studio is the premier Realtor from Keller Williams Success Realty, Stephanie Boswell!

December 23, 2018

What to Attorneys really do? In studio is one of the premier Real Estate Attorneys, yes, the passionate story teller himself, Michael Barrett!

Your house is on the market,… Now What? In studio, is the Premier Residential Specialist, yes, that’s Diana Bzdyk, from dreamtown Realty!

Do you really know how to Buy a Foreclosed Home? In studio is one of the premier Realtors in Lake County, yes, that James Tiernan, with Keller Williams North Shore West

Closing costs credit and how your Realtor can actually Negotiate credits for you at the closing and More! Yes! And in studio is the premier Realtor from Keller Williams Success Realty, Stephanie Boswell!

December 16, 2018

–  Thinking about moving in 2019? If you’re buying or selling, Did you hear about the latest as to what you need to know now? In studio is one of the premier Realtors in Lake County, yes, that James Tiernan, with Keller Williams North Shore West!

Investments and Flipping Homes! How to do and Avoid making theses crucial mistakes! What are they? In studio is Chicago’s very own and one of Chicago’s best Real Estate Brokers, yes, that’s Meldina Dervesivic!
 
How important it is to Work together as a team with your buyers helping them find the perfect. In studio is one of the premier Realtors, yes, that’s Stephanie Boswell from Keller Williams Success Realty
 
Pediatric Oncology Treasure Chest Foundation, is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing comfort and distraction from painful procedures to children and teens who have been diagnosed with cancer, by providing toys, gifts and gift cards from a treasure chest. In studio is the Founder, yes, Colleen Nagle Kisel!
 
And one of our great Sponsors is Millers Ale House and the General Manager is in studio to tell all about why his Orland Park location is so popular and such a family and fan favorite!, Yes, that’s Harry Nakos!

December 9, 2018

People misbehaving! We’ve all seen and we’ve all done it! How about Even Fighting at Closings! Wow! People acting so badly at the closing that it can affect the transaction! In studio is one of the Premier Real Estate Attorneys, yes, the passionate story teller himself, Michael Barrett!

The all New, Bachelorette Real Estate Game with Chicago’s very own and one of Chicago’s best Real Estate Brokers, yes, that’s Meldina Dervesivic!

What’s the truth about FHA and repairs? Do you think that FHA calls for repairs and that there’s an FHA Inspector that comes out when you sell or by FHA? Me, Randy Barcella, will dispel all the myths vs reality here!

December 2, 2018

– Mold! What’s the truth about Mold? In studio to alert us and guide us through this home safety concern, is the Premier Home Inspector from Illinois Building Inspections, yes! That’s Jerry Simon!

– Mobile homes and Retail/Income properties! In studio is one of the Best Real Estate Brokers in Chicago, yes, that’s Meldina Dervesivic!

– Do you know the Top things you need to do to sell your home fast and for top dollar? In studio is one of the Premier Realtors to share with us her secrets to successful selling, yes, that’s Stephanie Boswell, from Keller Williams Success Realty!

– And then our Special Guest, One of the Premier Mayors of Illinois, Yes, that’s Mayor Keith Pekau, from Orland Park! He’ll be sharing with us his key’s to a successful city, including: Economic Development, Great place for Families and Good Government!

November 25, 2018

– “Start Packing!’ Isn’t that what you want to hear from your Realtor?! Learn how and what to do to sell your home Now and fore the most money! In studio is one of Illinois’s Premier Realtors, Yes, that’s Stephanie Boswell, from Keller Williams Success Realty!

– Household Safety is a prime concern of a home inspection.  Do you know the often ignored safety concerns in your house? To guide us through this, is the Premier Home Inspector from Illinois Building Inspections, yes! That’s Jerry Simon!
 
– Do you have Crummy Neighbors? How and what to do? In studio is one of the Best Real Estate Attorneys in all of northern IL, yes, that’s Michael Barret!

And then Special Guest, Kandice Henning from the Alive Center, the premier Teen Center in Naperville, where they help kids discover who they are, building stronger, more resilient kids!

November 18, 2018

– Scammers are conning Home Buyers out of their Down Payment, did you know that? and How are they doing that? In studio is on of Chicago’s Best Realtors, yes, that’s Melvina Dervesivic, Broker/Owner of Investments Medlina Realty!

– Are there positives or negatives of the parties being separated at the closing as they do out west. Wow! More Wild Wild West stories from one of the Best Real Estate Attorneys in all of northern IL, yes, that’s Michael Barret!

– “Realtor Safety” and In studio is one Lake County’s Best Realtors, yes, that’s James Tiernan, RE/MAX Center.

– Do you know how to sell your home quickly during the Holidays? In studio is the Premier Realtor from Orland Park, yes, that’s Cindy Alderson from Bridge International!

November 11, 2018

– With the cold weather upon us and it being warm inside your home, so are the rodents seeking to come to your home: Mice, Raccoons and more! In the studio with some great tips, is the Premier Home Inspector, yes, that’s Jerry Simon, President of Illinois Building Inspection!

– Did you know that the vast majority of real estate transactions do not provide for an affidavit of Title from the Seller? Wow. More Wild Wild West stories from one of the Best Real Estate Attorneys in all of northern IL, yes, that’s Michael Barrett!

– What’s a First Time Home Buyer? And as a First Time Home Buyer, what are your fears and do you know the right steps to accomplish your goal of Stress-Free home buying? In studio is one Lake County’s Best Realtors, yes, that’s James Tiernan, RE/MAX Center.

– And as a Special Veterans Day Treat, in the studio, along with 4 Vets, is the President/Program Director at Lake County Honor Flight, Paula Carballido!  Wow!

 

 

November 4, 2018

– Renovation Loan products! Do you know what they and are they from you? 203K?  Homepath? and more! In studio is the premier mortgage expert, the Senior Vice President of bemortgage, yes, that’s Tim Brigham

– Did you hear how to lose clients? Some funny and not so funny stories from our very own Meldina Dervesivic, the Premier Realtor from Chicago, the Broker/Owner of Meldina Investments Realty!

-More Myths vs Realty about Appraisals and Repairs by me, Randy Barcella.

 

 

October 28, 2018

– The house you bought was haunted and this was not disclosed before buying it! Can you sue? Can you get out of the contract?  In studio is our Ghostbuster Attorney, yes, the famous Michael Barrett.

– Do you know the 4 things you can do to upgrade your house to ensure a quicker sale and at the best price? In studio is one of Lake County’s best Realtors, yes, that’s James Tiernan!

– Renovation Loan products! Do you know what they and are they from you? In studio is the premier mortgage expert, the Senior Vice President of BeMortgage, yes, that’s Tim Brigham!

– And as we do every year, honoring Domestic Violence Awareness month, Maribel Garcia and Elsa Prado, from Break The Silence Foundation!

October 21, 2018

– Are you a “Self-Employed” Borrower? Having trouble getting a mortgage? In studio to show you great ways to qualify for your mortgage when you’re self-employed is the premier Mortgage Expert himself, yes, Tim Brigham, the Senior Vice President of BeMortgage!

– Are you an investor dealing with tenants? And do you know what to look for and what paperwork is necessary? In studio is the premier realtor from Chicago, yes, Meldina Dervessivich, Broker/Owner of Investments Meldina Realty Group!

– More Appraisal Myths vs Reality by me, Randy Barcella! Do you still think that FHA calls for repairs? Can you really go “as is” on all Conventional deals? I’ll give you all the answers!

 

October 14, 2018

– Are you renting now? Or maybe still living with family? Let’s change your life today and show you how to be a Homeowner! And in the studio is one of Lake County’s Best, yes, that’s James Tiernan, from Re/Max Center

– Did you know that taxes and real estate prices are lower out west, that is in western Illinois? Investors want to buy now! But, do you know the pitfalls many investors go through when panning for gold? In studio to give us all the answers as he always does, yes, that’s Michael Barrett, one of the Midwest’s Best Real Estate Attorneys!

– Captive vs Independent Insurance Agents! – What’s the difference? And how can an Independent Insurance Agent help you? In studio is one of the best Insurance Agents, yes, that’s Kevin Boggs, Agency Owner of Goosehead Insurance!

– More Appraisal Myths vs Reality by me, Randy Barcella! Do you still think that FHA calls for repairs?

 

October 7, 2018

– The Lighter Side of real Estate! Yes, there is a lighter side  and What does it take to be a Realtor? Well, we will certainly hear some Fun and true stories from the oh so passionate Meldina Derveesivich, one of Chicago’s Best and She is the Broker/Owner of Investments Meldina Realty!

– Stigmatized Properties! Every hear of that and What does a Stigmatized Property really mean? Also, do you know how to get the Best Buy with the Least Amount of Money? In studio is one of Chicago Southlands Premier Realtors, from Orland Park, Yes, that’s Cindy Alderson, from Bridge International, the Alderson Group!

– More Appraisal Myths vs Reality by me, Randy Barcella! Do you still think that FHA calls for repairs? Can you go “As-Is” if it’s a Conventional deal?

September 30, 2018

– Who buys homes in the Fall? In studio to tell us is the Premier Realtor from Lake County, yes, that’s James Tiernan, from Re/Max Center!

– Do you know the national trend of trying to Cut Out Attorneys from the standard real estate transaction? No way! In studio is our Expert Real Estate Attorney, Yes, that’s Michael Barrett! to share with us some Valuable News!

– Commercial Real Estate!  in the studio to give us the Real Scoop, is one of Chicago’s Best Realtors, yes, that’s the “passionate” Meldina Derveesivich, Broker/Owner of Investments Meldina Realty!

– Have you heard about the latest and most recent Market Conditions? In studio is one of the Premier Mortgage Experts, yes, that’s Tim Brigham, the Senior Vice President of bemortgage!

September 23, 2018

– Did the Loan Close or Not Close? and Why? What to look for in a Real Estate Attorney, Part 3! by our Expert Real Estate Attorney, Yes, that’s Michael Barrett! to share with us, as he always does, some Exciting, but True Stories!

– When you are looking to buy a home and you see a sign out front of a house, saying “For Sale By Owner”. Good idea to go it alone? Well, in the studio to give us the Real Scoop is one of Chicago’s Best Realtors, yes, that’s the “oh so funny” and “passionate” Meldina Derveesivich, Broker/Owner of Investments Meldina Realty!

– Job Transfer! Do you know how to buy and sell, State to State? Great topic! In studio is the Expert Realtor from Orland Park, Cindy Alderson, from The Bridge International, the Alderson Group!

September 16, 2018

– Scary, Not Scary and Happy! The TRUE moments in Real Estate that you have to hear! and to share with us this chilling stories is the Chicago Expert Realtor herself, Meldina Derveesivich, Broker/Owner of Investments Meldina Realty!
– Are you thinking about buying your first home? Do you know how to pick the Right Agent for You? Well, James Tiernan, one of Lake County’s Best Realtors, from ReMax Center, with share with us, the top 5 questions you need to ask!
– Down payment assistance! Do you really know what it is?, What the requirements are and How it can really help you? In studio is the Mortgage Expert!, Senior Vice President of BeMortgage, yes that’s Tim Brigham!, along with his right-hand expert in charge of Tim/s operations, yes, that’s Karoline Axler! “The Brigham Team”
– and in the 2nd half hour, “How to get ready for the appraisal of your home? Me, Randy Barcella will give you my easy to follow checklist!

 

September 9, 2018

-Purchasing investment properties. Is it right for you? What  Position do you need to be in financially? Is it better to flip for Quick profit or buy and hold to build a sound portfolio?  Great topic! and to share with us her wealth of knowledge on this is the Premier Realtor from Bridge International, the Alderson Group, yes, Cindy Alderson!

-Veronica Saldaña Sullivan, Premier Realtor from the Alderson/Sullivan Group, Bridge International Veronica is also the Principal and Founder of Exclusive Properties & Investments, and Exclusive Events, LLC. As a supportive NFL wife Veronica is currently serving as Board of Directors of Off the Field Players Wives Association (OTF) Veronica also set out to establish an “exclusive” and boutique real estate corporation; catering to professional athletes, celebrities, professional executives, and portfolio investors

– David Terrell, former NFL receiver from the Chicago Bears, now involved with a lot of great real estate projects! From the Projects to a Successful Real Estate Investor!

 

September 2, 2018

– Can you really close your mortgage loan in only 2 weeks? 🙂 What?  In studio to share with us how he does it, is the Premier Mortgage Expert, the Senior Vice President of bemortgage, yes, that’s Tim Brigham!

– Home Buyer Vocabulary!  “Do you speak that language?” James Tiernan, the Premier Realtor from ReMax Center, one of Lakes Counties Best, will be our Teacher of Word Definitions and Meanings!

–  What to look for in a Real Estate Attorney! and What happens when making the mistake of picking the wrong one!  in the studio is Michael Barrett, the Premier Real Estate Attorney! and You have to participate in his Fun game: “Will the deal “Close or No Close?”

– I’m getting an FHA Appraisal, so I don’t need a Home Inspection done? Really? Randy Barcella dispels the Myths vs Reality here!

 

August 26, 2018

– “Commercial Leases, which is better for the landlord and which is better for the tenant?” In studio is the Commercial Lease Expert, yes, that’s Ashley Donat, the Managing Partner from Bridge International  LLC!

–  What to look for in a Real Estate Attorney! and What happens when making the mistake of picking the wrong one!  in the studio is Michael Barrett, the Premier Real Estate Attorney! and You have to participate in his Fun game: “Will the deal Close or No Close?”

– “Hilarious Real Estate Stories by our very own: the Premier Realtor from Chicago, Yes, that’s Meldina Dervisevic , broker/owner of Investment Meldina Realty Group!

– Surround yourself with a Great Team when you are entering the real estate market! Why? In studio is the Premier Realtor from Orland Park, yes, Cindy Alderson, Bridge International, the Alderson Team

 

August 19, 2018

– “Do know How to Choose an Attorney” In studio to help us is the premier Real Estate Attorney, Michael Barrett! to shed some light on this important topic!

– “Chicago Going Green!” and  In studio to tell us is the premier Realtor from Chicago, Yes, that’s Meldina Dervesivich, owner of  Meldina Investment Realty Group!

– “Do you know how to Take the Fear Out of Selling Your Home?” In studio is one of Lake County’s Best Realtors, Yes, that’s James Tiernan from Re/Max Center!

– ‎”Realtor Safety” great topic, and in the studio is the Premier Mortgage Expert, yes that’s Tim Brigham, Senior Vice President from bemortgage!

August 12, 2018

– “Home buyers expenses” as a home buyer, do you know what expenses to plan for so you are prepared against budget shock? In studio to help us is the premier realtor from Re/Max Action in Lisle, yes, that’s Stephanie Herbert!

– ‎”Do you know the top 5 things to do before buying a 2nd home?” In studio to tell us is the premier Realtor from Bridge International the Alderson Group, Cindy Alderson!

–  Myths vs Reality about Appraisals, me, Randy Barcella will share with you some valuable information about appraisals and repairs and more!

– ‎”For 5 years now, I have been giving away Bonefish Grill restaurant appetizer gift cards! Well, lucky us! The managing partner and general manager of Bonefish Grill in Orland Park are here to share with us some great culinary tips! Yes, that’s Nick Kapellas!

August 5, 2018

– “Are you “overpaying” for your Insurance? and How can you tell? In studio is the premier Insurance Agency owner, yes, that’s Kevin Boggs with Goosehead Insurance!

– ‎”Do you know the various prorations that are important in a real estate closing?” In studio is the premier Real Estate Attorney from Chicago, yes that’s Elina Golod!

– ‎”Are you” worried about selling your home, but fear of being homeless, because you don’t have a place to go to? In studio is one of Lake County’s Best, yes, that’s James Tiernan from Re/Max Center!

– “Do you know‎ how to Close your Loan Quickly?” In studio is our Mortgage Expert, the Senior Vice President of Be Mortgage, yes, that’s Tim Brigham!

– “Are you” stuck with Junk in your basement or garage or in your house?” and don’t know what to do or who to call? In studio is the Premier Expert in removing all your junk, yes, that’s Corey Heidkamp, with Junk Remedy!

July 29, 2018

-What are the Top 5 things you need to know about buying your home? In studio is one of Lake County’s Best, to give us the real scoop on Zillow! yes, that’s Jame Tiernan from Re/Max Center!

-Do you know the top questions you should ask as a first time home buyer? In studio is our Mortgage Expert, the Branch Manager of the TNT Team, from Waterstone Mortgage, yes, that Tim Brigham!

-‎Do you the Top Tips to sell your home quickly and for top dollar? In studio is the premier Realtor, from Bridgestone International, the Alderson Group, yes, that’s Cindy Alderson!

-Do you know what to do to get ready for the appraisal of your home? Me, Randy Barcella, I will share with you these top tips.

July 22, 2018

-Do you think that FHA calls for repairs and that there’s an FHA Inspector? Me, Randy Barcella, I will dispel all the myths vs reality here.

-Zillow! Accurate? or Not Accurate? in studio is one of Lake County’s Best, to give us the real scoop on Zillow! yes, that’s Jame Tiernan from Re/Max Center!

-Is your house Haunted or has Paranormal Activity? “Is this the New Stigma” in real estate sales today?” In studio to explain all of this is Meldina Derveesavich, the Top Chicago Realtor from Investments Medlina Realty Group!

-‎What features in a home are buyers looking for and do you have them in your home? In studio is the premier Realtor, from Re/Max Action in Lisle, yes, that’s Stephanie Herbert!!

July 15, 2018

– The power of giving back to the community and what is accidently does to you professionally ! In studio is the Giver himself,  Yes that Tim Brigham, Branch Manager of the TNT Team, Waterstone Mortgage!

– Hire a Realtor who actually knows how to negotiate for you! In studio is one of the best negotiators, yes, that’s Stephanie Herbert, with Re/Max Action in Lisle!

– What are the top 5 things you need to know when hiring an Attorney?  In studio is The Premier Real Estate Attorney from Chicago, yes, that’s Elina Golod.

– Do you know how to create a functional and beautiful outdoor space? In studio is the expert herself, the Big Cheese from the New Divine Consign Mega Store, yes, that’s Kellie Scott!

– There’s a big difference in 20 years ago buying real estate and there will be another huge difference now and 10 years from now Meldina Derveesavich, the Top Chicago Realtor from Investments Medlina Realty Group is in studio with her Virtual Reality goggles head set to bring us into the future!

July 8, 2018

– “Short Sales!” Confusing or you’re Not Sure?” In studio is The Premier Realtor, from Bridge International – The Alderson Group, Yes, that’s Cindy Alderson! She will dispel all the Myths vs Reality about Short Sales!

– “Addiction to Internet Disorder?” “Do you have it?” Dr Meldina, from the Investment Meldina Realty Group, will tell us all about it!

– “VA Home Loans” Confusing or Not Sure?” Well, in studio is the expert in VA Loans, Yes that Tim Brigham, Branch Manager of the TNT Team, Waterstone Mortgage! to dispel all the Myths vs Reality about VA Mortgages

– Are you Buying a Home VA? Has anyone really informed you about all the correct details? In studio is the Expert and a Veteran himself! Yes, that’s James Tiernan, from Re/Max Center in Lake County!

July 1, 2018

-Sizing and Staging. Do you know how to ensure that the furniture that you are buying will fit into your home? In studio is the President of the New Divine Consign in North Riverside, yes, that’s Kellie Scott!

-Homes for Heroes program. Ever hear about it and do you know how this program can help you in home purchase and sale? In studio to tell us all about Homes for Heroes, is the premier Realtor from Re/Max Action in Lisle, Stephanie Herbert!

-Appraisal Myths vs Reality! Yes, me, Randy Barcella will dispel all the myths vs reality when it comes to Appraisals!

-Also, ICAP, IL Coalition of Appraisal Professionals, has their big annual event in Lisle this summer and I’m going to let you know who the all star lineup will be including!

June 24, 2018

Has your Loan Officer paid attention to Your Details about Your Current Situation or Needs? In studio is one of the Premier Loan Officers in the Mid-west, yes, that’s Tim Brigham, Branch Manager the TNT Team, of Waterstone Mortgage to share with us a great and touching story!

Multiple Offers and Counter Offers! In studio to educate once again, is the premier Real Estate Attorney from Chicago, yes, that’s Elina Golod!

How to Sell your home And Love Your Pets! How many of you are Pet Owners? and does your Realtor care about your pets? Well, in studio is a Realtor who loves pets and knows how to help you and your pets in this stressful time of selling. Yes, that James Tiernan, the Premier Realtor from Re/Max Center, in Lake County!

Is Your House a Way Bigger Commitment than Marriage? In studio to give us the real scoop, is the premier Realtor from Chicago, Yes, that’s Meldina Dervessavich, from Investors Meldina Realty!

June 17, 2018

Junk Remedy is here! They are a full service, professional, Junk and Trash removal company! and in studio is Corey Heidkamp to fill us in on all the details!

Down payment assistance programs – IHDA – IL Housing Development Authority Account Manager is here to tell us how we can get down payment assistance money! Yes, that’s Victorian Vann.

Homes for Heroes program! What is it? Who can use it and How? In studio to educate us all about Homes for Heroes, is the premier Realtor from Re/Max Action in Lisle, yes, that’s Stephanie Herbert!

Notaries! What are they and Why are they important in Real Estate? In studio to educate us is the premier Real Estate Attorney from Chicago, yes, that’s Elina Golod!

June 10, 2018

Derogatory Credit! Is that you? A lot of people experienced bumps in the road! In studio is the Mortgage Expert, yes, that’s Chuck Poulin, the Branch Manager of Inlanta Mortgage to share with us how!

Do you really know all the costs associated with buying a home? In studio is Lake County’s Expert Realtor, yes, James Tiernan from Re/Max Center to share with us some valuable information!

Foreigners are buying homes in the US and in many cases, without ever coming here to see them! How and Why? In studio is Chicago’s Expert Realtor and the Kick Boxing Queen, yes, that’s Meldina Derveesivich! from Meldina Investors Realty.

Do you know the Do’s and Don’ts when looking for a Tenant! In studio to educate us is the premier Realtor from Chicago, yes, that’s Elina Golod!

June 3, 2018

Home for Heroes program? Do you know what that’s all about and how it can really help you hen buying a home? In studio, is the Premier Realtor from Re/Max Action in Lisle, yes, that’s Stephanie Herbert!

There’s been a lot of talk about an Underwritten Pre-Approval that makes you like a Cash Buyer! Really? In studio is the Mortgage Expert, yes, that’s Chuck Poulin, the Branch Manager of Inlanta Mortgage!

Short Sales! Is it an option for you? Do you really know what a Short Sale really is? In studio is Lake County’s Expert Realtor, yes, James Tiernan from Re/Max Center!

Do you know how to choose a Realtor when buying or selling? What’s really important? In studio is Chicago’s Expert Realtor and the Kick Boxing Queen, yes, that’s Meldina Dervesivich!

May 27, 2018

Do you know about 1031 Exchange programs for investment properties?  In studio, is Elina Golod, the Premier Real Estate Attorney from Chicago.

Do you know the crucial Contract Terms that Home Buyers or Sellers need to know?” Meldina Derveesivich, the Premier Realtor from Chicago is in studio to share with us her Expert Advice!

Home Inspections for Sellers? Necessary? Important? We’ll see! In studio to shed some light on this is Lake County’s best Realtor, yes, James Tiernan from Re/Max Center!

May 20, 2018

Avoid “Trendy” finishes to your home’s inside decor! In studio is the premier Realtor from Re/Max Action in Lisle, yes, that’s Stepanie Herbert!

Do you know about purchasing Bank Owned Properies?  In studio, is Elina Golod, the Premier Real Estate Attorney from Chicago.

Do you know what Down Payment Assistance Programs are? In studio is the premier mortgage expert, yes, that’s Chuck Poulin, branch manager of Inlanta mortgage.

Also, the Stars from James and Son’s Jewelers, yes, John Sunderland and Samantha Henick are in studio to share with us some great information!

May 13, 2018

Appraisals and Repairs! Do you think that FHA calls for repairs? Me, Randy Barcella, will dispel the myths vs reality when it comes to FHA and VA repairs!

Do you know about Mechanics Liens? In studio, is Elina Golod, the Premier Real Estate Attorney from Chicago.

Do you know what questions to ask your Loan Officer? In studio is the premier mortgage expert, yes, that’s Chucak Poulin, branch manager of Inlanta mortgage.

Do you know the “Must Do’s” when selling your house?, in studio is the Premier Realtor from Lake County, yes, that’s James Tiernan from Re/Max Center!

May 6, 2018

Are you a “First Time Home Buyer?” and Do you know the Top 4 things that you can use to make your buying process stress-free and a success? In studio is the premier Realtor from Chicago, yes that’s Meldina Dervisevic.

Do you know the Top Tips when dealing with a Contractor? In studio, with her part three in her series of dealing with Contractors, yes, that’s Elina Golod, the Premier Real Estate Attorney from Chicago.

When buying, do you really need a Home Inspector?  In studio to share with us her valuable tips, is the premier Realtor from the western suburbs, yes, that’s Stephnaie Herbert, Re/Max Action in Lisle!

Do you know how to get your furniture ready for a Consignment? In studio is the President of Divine Consign on Oak Park, yes, that’s Kelly Scott!

April 29, 2018

Do you know about the condition of the real estate market in Lake County? In studio is the premier Realtor from Lake County, yes that’s James Tiernan, Re/Max Center.

Do you know the 4 ways to get your mortgage loan approved faster? In studio is the Mortgage Expert, Chuck Poulin, the branch manager of Inlanta Mortgage.

Pricing your home is very important!  In studio to share with us her valuable tips, is the premier Realtor from the western suburbs, yes, that’s Stephnaie Herbert, Re/Max Action in Lisle!

Do you know how the real value of a Home Inspector? In studio is the premier home inspector, yes, that’s Tim James, from Pillar to Post Home Inspections!

April 22, 2018

Do you know the simple secrets to and easy quick fixes that cab give your home a boost when selling? In studio is the premier Realtor  from Re/Max Action Lisle, yes, that’s Stephanie Herbert!

Why trust your Realtor and Loan Officer Team? In studio to give us some great advice is the Mortgage Expert, Chuck Poulin, the branch manager of Inlanta Mortgage.

Everything you need to know when dealing with Contractors! – Part 2: Contractors Contract! In studio to guide us is the premier real estate attorney from Chicago, yes, that’s Elina Gold!

Do you know how to price your home correctly the first time? In studio is the Premiere Realtor from Baird and Warner, yes, that’s Jennifer Minyard

Do you know how to add value to your home by investing in outdoor spaces? In studio is the pride of Oak Park and President of Divine Consign, yes, Kellie Scott.

April 15, 2018

Do you know what to expect after your home goes under contract? Just sit back and relax and wait for closing in 60 days? I don’t think so! In studio to shed some light on this is the Premiere Realtor from Baird and Warner, yes, that’s Jennifer Minyard!

Everything you need to know when dealing with Contractors! Where do you start and Do you know how to find the Right Contractor? In studio to guide us is the premier real estate attorney from Chicago, yes, that’s Elina Gold!

Negotiating! How can you sweetin’ the deal? I love this! In studio to show how savvy and successful negotiations are done, is the premier realtor and expert negotiator from Re/Max Action Lisle, yes, that’s Stephanie Herbert!

So you want to upgrade to a bigger house! Do you know the pros and cons of that? Well, in studio is Tim James, the premier home inspector from Pillar to Post home inspections!

April 8, 2018
Flips – Buyer Beware! Do you really know what to look for? Was it a quality re-hab or a “quick flip” and not quality re-hab? Tim James, Premier Home Inspector from Pillar to Post Home Inspections is in studio to educated us!

Appraisals vs Home Inspections – The Same? and Appraisals and Repairs, Myths vs Reality clarified by Randy Barcella

Do you know the “5 Ways to Fake a Bedroom” in a studio or small apartment” In studio to share with us her Valuable tips is the President of Divine Consign in Oak Park, Yes, that’s Kelly Scott!
April 1, 2018

Can you get a mortgage when you are in a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy or after a Foreclosure? In studio to dispel the Myths vs Reality is the mortgage expert yes, Chuck Poulin, the Branch Manager of Inlanta Mortgage

Real Estate Mash Up! Do you know how to make sure your stylish furniture Functions for you? In studio to share with us her Valuable tips is the President of Divine Consign in Oak Park, Yes, that’s Kelly Scott!

What if you can’t afford the home you fall in love with? and What if you lost the home you loved over you wanting a better deal? Wow, great topics. Well, in studio to explain all this is the premier Realtor from Baird & Warne, yes, that’s Jennifer Minyard!

March 25, 2018

Real Estate Mash Up! Do you know how to make sure your stylish furniture Functions for you? In studio to share with us her Valuable tips is the President of Divine Consign in Oak Park, Yes, that’s Kelly Scott!

Do you know the Three D’s that are necessary to help you sell your home faster and for more money this Spring? Yes, and Stephanie Herbert, Premier Real Estate Broker from Re/Max Action will to tell you all about it!

Real Estate Tax Appeals! Do yo know how? We will learn the proper ways to do that with Chicagoland’s Premier Real Estate Attorney, Yes, Elina Golod!

Do you still think that FHA calls for repairs and that you do not want your house to be listed with a Realtor to go FHA? Once more, me, Randy Barcella, will go over the Myths vs Reality when it comes to appraisals and repairs!

March 18, 2018

Did you know that there’s an organization that will help you and assist you as a first time home buyer? Yes, in studio is Jessica Barrera and her special guest Ive Santiago from Northwest Side Housing Center.

“Did you know that You Can Get Out of Renting and into Buying a Home”, “even if you don’t have great credit and little money to put down?” Yes and Stephanie Herbert, Premier Real Estate Broker from Re/Max Action will to tell you all about it!

Do you know that you can buy a home and have all the re-hab Paid For and have these construction costs included in the mortgage? Yes in studio to tell us how to do that is the Mortgage Expert, Yes, that’s Chuck Poulin, Branch Manager from Imlanta Mortgage!

March 11, 2018

Two Important things you need to know before getting into the real estate market and why? Do you know what they are? In studio is the expert herself, Jennifer Minyard, the premier Realtor from Baird & Warner to give us these important tips!

Did you know that you can pick your closing date? and do you know is the best time to close? In studio is the premier Real Estate Attorney from Chicago, yes, that’s Elina Golod!

Do you know Spring Maintenance tips you can start to do now? In studio to give us the real scoop, is the one of the Best Homes Inspectors, Tim James, from Pillar to Post Home Inspections!

Do you know that you can brighten you mood by brightening your space in your home and do you want to know how? In studio is the expert herself, yes Kellie Scott, owner of your favorite furniture store, Divine Consign in Oak Park!

March 4, 2018

Homes for Heroes! Every hear of this great program? Where the Military, Firefighters, Law Enforcement, Healthcare workers, EMS and Teachers get assistance with buying a home! In studio to share with us all the details, is the Premier Realtor from RE/MAX Action, yes, that’s Stephanie Herbert!

Do you know what to do when issues arise with your new home? Is there a warranty, maybe not,…  In studio to give us the real scoop, is the one of the Best Homes Inspectors, Tim James, from Pillar to Post Home Inspections!

Do you really know how Your property value is determined before listing it on the market? Jessica Barrera has the answers! She’s the Premier Broker Owner from West Town Realty!

Are there Tax Consequences on Short Sales or Foreclosures? or do you just buy it as is and at a low price and your done? In studio to dispel the myths vs reality is Chicagolands Premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, that’s Elina Golod.

Also, Do you you know the two items that affect your monthly payment? In studio is the Mortgage Expert, yes, that’s Chuck Poulin, the Branch Manager of Inlanta Mortgage!

February 25, 2018

In a Multiple Bidding Situation, Do you know the proper and effective ways that you and you Real Estate Agent can do to make sure you succeed in getting your home? In studio to share with us her secret strategies, is the Premier Realtor from Baird & Warner, yes, that’s Jennifer Minyard!

Property Surveys! Do you understand them an why should you have one? In studio is Chicagolands Premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, that’s Elina Golod!

How do you Get Ready for the Appraisal of your house? It’s not often that you get one and me, Randy Barcella, I’ll share with you, how to get ready for the appraisal of your home.

February 18, 2018

Did you know what a Zestimate is? Can you believe everything you hear and see on line? In studio to educate us, is the Broker/Owner West Town Realty, yes, that’s Jessica Barrera!

As a Buyer, Do you know how to prepare when you’re in a Seller’s Market? In studio is the Mortgage Expert, yes, that’s Chuck Poulin, branch manager, Inlanta Mortgage

Do you think that FHA calls for repairs? Me, Randy Barcella, will dispel the Myths vs Reality here with appraisals and repairs!

February 11, 2018

Did you know that you can brighten your mood by brightening your space in your home? In studio is the owner of Divine Consign in Oak Park, yes, that’s Kellie Scott!

There’s Good News and Bad News in the Real Estate Market in northern IL and in studio to let us in on the real scoop, is the Premier Realtor from Naperville, yes, that’s Scott Gerami, Re/Max Professionals Select!

What’s the quality of your indoor air in your home? In studio is one of the Top Home Inspectors from Pillar to Post Home Inspections, yes, Tim James!

Tips for Flips! Do you know what to look for when buying a Re-Hab? In studio is “Realtor of the Year” from NW Indiana, Keller Williams, yes, Kim Odegard!

Do you understand your Tax Bill? In studio to help, is the Premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, Elena Golod!

February 4, 2018

How fast can you get a loan closed? 10 days? Is that really possible or hype? In studio is the premier Mortgage Expert, yes, that’s Chuck Poulin, the Branch Manager of Inlanta Mortgage!

What Realtor services and Really Important to Consumers? In studio is “Realtor of the Year” from NW Indiana, Keller Williams, yes, Kim Odegard!

Do you know how to handle a multiple offer bid and succeed? In studio to is the Broker Owner of West Town Realty, yes, Jessica Barrera!

What does it take for a Home Inspector to be ranked in the Top 10? Is it elevated service? or knowledge of all aspects of your house? In studio is one of the Tops Home Inspectors from Pillar to Post Home Inspections, yes, Tim James!

January 28, 2018

Do you know the Top Tips and Tricks for getting your home ready for sale in the Spring? In studio is one of the Premier Realtor from Re/Max Professionals Select, yes, Scott Gerami!

Do you know when it’s a good time to sell furniture? In studio to is the Owner of Diving Consign in Oak Park, yes, Kellie Scott!

Buyers Market vs Sellers Market! Do you know what the difference is? In studio is “Realtor of the Year” from NW Indiana, Keller Williams, yes, Kim Odegard!

Do you know what the Real Property Disclosure form is and what it’s all about? In studio is the Premire Real Estate Attrorney from Chicago, yes, Elina Golod!

Do you know what the Top 4 Reasons are for Delays in your Closing? In studio is the premier Mortgage Expert, yes, that’s Chuck Poulin, the Branch Manager of Inlanta Mortgage!

January 21, 2018

Cyber Security breaches! Your identity was stolen, …your down payment transfer to buy a house never made it to closing at the Title Company,… your credit card #s were stolen… and more!  In studio to enlighten us about this is John Torvi, Vice President of Marketing and Sales and the Herbert H Landy Insurance Agency!

Your are buying and investment property. Do you really know what to look for? In studio to share with us her valuable tips, is the Premier Realtor of Chicago, yes, that’s Jessica Barrera, the Broker/Owner of West Town Realty!

Radon Disclosures! What are they? What are the rules for Radon? In studio is one of the Premier Real Estate Atorneys from Chicago, yes, that’s Elina Golod!

In a Rising Interest Rate market, do you know what programs exist and do know which one to choose, to insure you get the lowest rate possible? In studio is the premier Mortgage Expert, yes, that’s Chuck Poulin, the Branch Manager of Inlanta Mortgage!.

January 14, 2018

Real Estate is Full of Promising Opportunities, *However, don’t make these Rookie Mistakes!! In studio to enlighten us about this is the Premier Realtor from Naperville, Yes, that’s Scott Gerami, Realtor, ReMax Professionals Select!

Do you know about Sneaky Staging Tips that can make your home look Larger? In studio to share with us her valuable tips, is Kellie Scott, The owner of Divine Consign is Oak Park.

January is Radon Action Month! Do you know what Radon is or how to test for it? In studio is the premier Home Inspector Tim James, Pillar to Post Home Inspections.

What is Title Insurance and Why is It Necessary? In studio is the premier Real Estate Attorney from Chicago, yes, that’s Elina Golod!

January 7, 2018

January is Radon Action Month! How do you know if you have Radon in your house? In studio to enlighten us about Radon is the Expert Tester, Yes, that’s Tim James, from Pillar to Post Home Inspections!

Do you know about Contingencies? There’s many different types of Contingencies and in studio to educate us, is the Premier Realtor from Keller Williams NW Indiana, yes, that’s Kim Odegard

Is it important that you have a Team when going through the Mortgage process? Yes, says our Mortgage Expert, yes, that’s Chuck Poulin, branch manager from Inlanta Mortgage! Caller Bob gave a testimony!

Do you know how to make your home presentable for sale? In studio is the premier Realtor from Chicago, the Broker/Owner of West Town Realty, Yes, that’s Jessica Barrera!

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