Category Archives: Podcast

Sept. 20, 2020

    • Tips for first time real estate investors looking to take the leap. The real estate industry has remained remarkably stable during the pandemic, prompting folks to turn to investing. And no better to share with us her current tips, than our Expert Realtor from Chicago Properties, yes, Sandra Wright!
    • 3-Myths about Commercial Lending ! and in studio to dispel these myths from reality is the President and Owner of Commercial Lending X, yes! Brad Hettich!
    • We are in a Golden Age for Home Ownership! Are you a First Time Buyer, or looking to trade up, or down? In studio is our Expert Mortgage Loan Consultant, yes, Pat Cannone from the Loan Depot!
    • And do you think there’s an FHA Inspector who calls for repairs when you are getting an FHA loan or you are selling your home FHA? Me, Randy Barcella will dispel the myths vs reality here!

Sept. 13, 2020

    • 4 Issues that may turn up in Title, by the premier Residential and Commercial Real Estate Attorney, yes, Vince Auricchio!
    • Purchasing STRs and Vacation Rentals in Illinois and to share with all of the current information about this is the premier Commercial Realtor, yes Theresa Mueller, the Managing Broker/Owner of the Trelleum Group!
    • How to position your business to get the desired result, by the President and Owner of Commercial Lending X, yes, Brad Hettich!
    • “What Does the Fall Market Look Like?” and to read from her crystal ball is the Premier Realtor from northwest Indiana, yes, Dawn Magagnotti, from the Rossi and Taylor group!

Sept. 6, 2020

    • Do you think that if you sell your house FHA, that there’s an FHA Inspector who comes out and is going to call for a lot of repairs? Me, Randy Barcella, I will dispel the myths vs realty here!
    • How has Covid framed buyers wish list in homes today? In studio is the premier Realtor from northwest Indiana, yes, Dawn Magagnotti, from the Rossi and Taylor group!
    • Have you always dreamed of becoming a Real Estate Investor? Did you or do you still love playing Monopoly, acquiring houses and hotels on the game board? In studio is the premier mortgage loan consultant from the Loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannone!
    • Understanding the Quit Claim Deed, by the premier Residential and Commercial Real Estate Attorney, yes, Vince Auricchio!

Aug. 23, 2020

    • “Let it Go!” Sellers beliefs that no longer hold true today, by the premier Realtor from Chicago, yes, Sandra Wright from Chicago Properties!
    • Home Renovation Loans! And Interest Rates are at all time Lows! By the Premier Mortgage Loan Consultant, yes Pat Cannone from the Loan Depot!
    • “Sewer Scopes and Plumbing Issues” by the President of BrickKickers Inspections, yes, Andrew Fox!!
    • “Reasons the Due Diligence Period Is Important in a Real Estate Sale” by the premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, Vince Auricchio!
    • Fall Maintenance You should Plan on Now! By Mark Ainley, the premier Premier Property Manager from GC Realty and Development!

Aug. 16, 2020

    • “Should I List First and then Buy?” Great question! And in studio to share with us her expert advice, is the premier Realtor for the Rossi and Taylor Group in NW Indiana, yes, Dawn Magagnotti!
    • “Understanding an Inspection Report!” Sounds complicated to me, but in studio to make it simple to understand is the President of BrickKickers Inspection services, yes, Andrew Fox!
    • “Knowing Your Rights on Evictions during CoVid19 Protection Ordinance” dis you hear about that? In studio to share with us this breaking news, is the premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, Vince Auricchio!
    • Tenant Turnover! In studio to give us her up to date information is the premier Commercial/Retail/ Industrial Realtor, yes, Theresa Mueller, the Managing Broker/Owner of the Trelleum Group!

Aug. 9, 2020

    • “Breaking News Just in Now! There’s a Nationwide ban on evictions in until at least December! President Trump just signed executive orders! and in studio to share with us all of the details, is the Premier Property Manager, Yes, Mark Ainley from GC Realty & Development!
    • “5 Tips for Negotiating the Sale of Your Property” in studio to share with us his check list, is the Premier Residential and Commercial Attorney, yes, Vince Auricchio!
    • “Today’s Buyers are Serious about Purchasing a Home” and what are they are doing? and in studio is the Premier Chicago Realtor from Chicago Properties, yes Sandra Wright!
    • “Homebuyers are now able to afford $32,000 more in Purchasing Power from one year ago!: and Pat Cannone will show you how! Pat is the Premier Residential Mortgage Loan Consultant from the loan Depot!

Aug. 2, 2020

    • For sale by “As-Is” or a Disaster Sale” In studio to share with us her check list is the premier Realtor from Keller Williams the Frank Montro team, yes, Michelle Irvin!
    • What is the future of Student Housing? In studio to share with us her up to date information is the Managing Broker/Owner of the Trelleum Group, yes, Theresa Mueller!
    • And Special Guest, Mayor Steve Chirico of Naperville! He will be sharing with us some great information about: real estate, taxes and community engagement and more!

July 26, 2020

    • It’s All about Relationships says Dawn Magagnotti, the premier Realtor from the Rossi and Taylor group, northwest Indiana! You with your Realtor, your Lender, Home Inspector, Attorney and more!
    • Why is it so important to get a Full Approval before you start looking? Not pre-qualified, a Full Approval! In studio the the premier mortgage consultant from the Loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannone!
    • Does your home have what buyers want? In studio to share with us this current check list is the premier Realtor from Chicago Properties, Yes, Sandra Wright!
    • Landlords, are you aware of the current updates! In studio to give all of the newest on his list, yes, Mark Ainley, the premier property manager from GC Realty & Development!

July 19, 2020

    • Building relationships in Commercial Lending and how to maximize those relationships. In studio to share with us this valuable information is the Owner of Commercial LendingX, yes Brad Hettich!
    • Gas Lines In the Home, how are they inspected and what are the dangers. In studio to give us his expertise on how this is done, is the President of BrickKickers Inspectons, yes Andrew Fox!
    • The Five Required Disclosures When Selling Residential Property. In studio is the Premier Residential and Commercial Attorney, yes, Vince Auricchio!
    • Attacking Current Real Estate Issues! In studio to educate as she always does, is the Premier Commercial and Residential Realtor and the Managing Broker of the Trelleum Group, yes, Theresa Mueller!

July 12, 2020

    • You’re a Real Estate Investor and you need Results on your Buy and Flip! In studio is the Premier Realtor who specializes in delivering Results with off market properties and her expert team that get’s you results and fast, Yes, that’s Michelle Irvin, from Keller Williams, the Frank Montro team!
    • Do you plan on staying in your home but you have a rate above 4%? In studio is the Mortgage Loan Consultant Expert, yes, Pat Cannone!
    • What Really are Closing Costs? in studio to share with us all of this valuable advice is the Premier Realtor from NW Indiana, from Rossi and Taylor Realty, yes, Dawn Magagnotti!
    • Do you think that FHA calls for repairs? Are you avoiding selling your place FHA because you’re afraid of all that FHA will require? Me, Randy Barcella, will dispel all of the myths vs reality here!

July 5, 2020

    • Why choose Chicagoland for your business? In studio to share with us current news and Exciting Stories, is the Managing Broker of the Trelleum Group, Theresa Mueller, along with her Special Guest, Brett Froomer, Film Director and Businessman from Chicago!
    • Does FHA really call for repairs? Are you avoiding selling your place FHA because you’re afraid of all that FHA will require? Me, Randy Barcella, will Dispel all of the Myths vs Reality here!
    • Safety during looting and riots; Express Trains to Orland Park via Metra; and Special programs/events focused on our return to normal! In studio is the popular and well like Mayor of Orland Park! Yes, Mayor Keith Pekau!

June 28, 2020

    • Negotiation… Realtor vs Attorney” and in studio is the Premier Real Estate Attorney, Vince Auricchio with the top Commercial Realtor, Theresa Mueller the Managing Broker of the Trelleum Group!
    • What you need to know about Village Rental licenses and in studio to share with us his expertise, the Premier Property Manager, yes, Mark Ainley!
    • What’s Up with Home Prices: It’s All About Supply & Demand and in studio is the Premier Realtor from Chicago, yes, Sandra Wright from Chicago Properties!
    • Rates are at Historic Lows…is your mortgage rate above 4%, or are you in credit card debt… cut your mortgage payment, consolidate debt, and/or reduce the term of your loan. In studio is the Premier Mortgage Consultant from the Loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannone

June 21, 2020

    • “Condominium Formation”: What every Developer Needs to Know When working with an Attorney. In studio to share with us this valuable information is the Premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, Vince Auricchio!
    • Seller’s got a high offer? Now what? Also, buyers and seller’s often have unreasonable expectations! in studio to share with us all of this valuable advice is the Premier Realtor from NW Indiana, from Rossi and Taylor Realty, yes, Dawn Magagnotti!
    • The 7 biggest opportunities to better your home! and in studio to educate us as he always does, is the President of BrickKicker Inspections, yes, Andrew Fox!
    • Easements and where they come from and how they affect Title. In studio to educate us is the Premier Real Estate and Estate Planning Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter!

June 14, 2020

    • Renting Your Property with a Homeowners Association! in studio to educate us as he always does, is the Premier Property Manager in the Mid-West, yes, Mark Ainley from GC Realty & Development LLC.
    • Easements and where they come from and how they affect Title. In studio to educate us is the Premier Real Estate and Estate Planning Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter!
    • New Commercial Lending Conditions You need to be aware of Post Crisis! And in studio to share with us this valuable information is the Premier Commercial Lender, yes, Brad Hettic rom Commercial LendingX!
    • Are we going back to the office? Did you hear? In studio to educate us, is the Managing Broker from the Trelleum Group, yes, Theresa Mueller!

June 7, 2020

    • She helped a family sell their home in 24 hours! How? In studio is the Premier Realtor from NW Indiana, yes, Dawn Magagnotti, from the Rossi & Taylor Realty Group!
    • Pool Inspections & Pool Safety. The BrickKicker now offers pool inspections, both above ground and in ground so you can Enjoy them safely this summer! in studio is the President and Manager of Brickkicker Inspections, Andrew Fox and Rob Claus!
    • You can close your mortgage loan in as few as 15 to 21 days! and to share with us how, is the Premier Mortgage Consultant from the Loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannone!
    • How will the recent riots and looting affect the Commercial Real Estate Industry? In studio to educate us, is the Managing Broker from the Trelleum Group, yes, Theresa Mueller!

May 31, 2020

    • 2020 Homeowner Wish List – Top Consumer Home Features During Coronavirus. And to share with us her valuable check list is the Premier Realtor from Chicago Properties, yes, Sandra Wright!
    • Memorial Day Weekend was one of our busiest for home buyers this year. Interest Rates are NEAR HISTORICAL LOWS! to share with us this great positive information is the Premier Mortgage Consultant from the Loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannone!
    • The Real Estate Market is Hot now, is growing and you can jump in now! To share with us all of this great news is the Premier Real Estate Broker from NW Indiana, yes, Dawn Magagnotti, from Rossi & Taylor Realty Group!
    • What is a 1031 Exchange? to educate us as he always does, is the Premier Commercial Real Estate Attorney, yes, Vince Auricchio!
    • Re-thinking zoning and permitted use! and to educate us as she always does, is the Premier Managing Broker from the Trelleum Group, yes, Theresa Mueller!

May 24, 2020

    • 6 Laws Every Commercial Property Owner Should Know! And to educate us as he always does, is the Premier Commercial Real Estate Attorney, yes, Vince Auricchio!
    • What Landlords Should Know About their loan during Covid! To share with this valuable up to date information is the Premier Property Manager and the Partner of GC Realty and Development, yes, Mark Ainley!
    • It might be a good idea to consider an SBA loan to refinance your existing business debt. How and Why? to share with us this current valuable information is the Premier Commercial Lender, yes, Brad Hettich!
    • Using your living trust for protection as well as estate planning! to share with us all of this valuable information is the Premier Residential Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter!

May 17, 2020

    • Are Delays in the Contract due to the Pandemic? to share with us all of this current up to date information is the Premier Residential Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter!
    • Contrary to What You May Have Heard – Commercial Lending Is Still Getting Done! and to share with us this current information is the Premier Commercial Lender, yes, Brad Hettich!
    • It’s National Deck Safety Month!. And to share with us all of the safety tips about decks, is the President of BrickKickers inspections, yes, Andrew Fox!
    • What’s going on with Senior Housing? To share with us all of the current information about this, is the Premier Commercial Realtor, the Managing Broker from the Trelleum Group, yes, Theresa Mueller!
    • Buyers are Looking and they Are Buying Now… Taking advantage of today’s historical low rates. Yes, with as little as 3% down!!! On the show is the Premier mortgage Loan Consultant from the Loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannone

May 10, 2020

    • Are Contracts Binding during a Pandemic? To share with us all of this current up to date information is the Premier Residential Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter!
    • How to Test-Drive a Neighborhood While Sheltering in Place! Another Great Topic! And to share with us her valuable advice, is the premier Realtor from Chicago Properties, yes, Sandra Wright!
    • “Steps on Managing Apartment Buildings” and to share with us his expert advice is the premier Commercial Attorney, yes, Vice Auricchio!
    • “Spring Clean Up” Perfect timing now! To share with us his valuable check list, is the President of BrickKickers Inspections, yes, Andrew Fox and Rob Claus!

May 3, 2020

    • Strategies to safely introduce business and properties back into our economy! and to educate as always is the Premier Commercial and Residential Real Estate Broker, yes Theresa Mueller, Managing Broker from the Trelleum Group!
    • Smart Refinancing Tips During the Pandemic and to fill us in on all of this current up to date information is the Premier Mortgage Loan Consultant from loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannon!
    • Commercial Inspections Scope and Standards. What are they? To share with us his expert advice, is the President of BrickKickers Inspections, yes, Andrew Fox!
    • The Appraisals of your house or condo has changed these days! Me, Randy Barcella, I’ll share with you all of the latest great news about appraisals!

April 26, 2020

  • What the Seller and the Seller’s Attorney have to do at the closing now during these new CorVid-19 times? To share with us all of the current up to date information is the Premier Residential Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter!
  • Commercial Inspections. What are they? I know they are different from a home inspection! And to share with us his expert advice, is the President of BrickKickers Inspections, yes, Andrew Fox!
  • The Pros and Cons of Buying “As- Is”. And to educate as always is the Premier Commercial Attorney, yes Vince Aurrichio!
  • The Appraisals of your house or condo has changed these days! Me, Randy Barcella, I’ll share with you all of the latest great news about appraisals!

April 19, 2020

  • Finding Opportunity during these challenging times! And to share with all of this great mortgage loan news is the premier Loan Consultant from loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannone!
  • Pre Listing Inspections … Avoid Surprises, Prepare for sale, Get More for your home. And to share with us his expert advice, is the President of BrickKickers Inspections, yes, Andrew Fox!
  • Summer is Almost here.. What is the hottest asset class in Chicago Real Estate? To educate us is Theresa Mueller, the premier Managing Broker of the Trelleum Group
  • The Appraisals of your house or condo has changed these days! Me, Randy Barcella, I’ll share with you all of the latest great news about appraisals!

April 12, 2020

  • The New Realities that Buyers and Sellers should prepare for Now in the home market! To keep us all up to date as she always does, is the Premier Realtor from Chicago, yes, Sandra Wight from Chicago Properties!
  • Things you Can Do Now to Avoid Foreclosure on your property. Ad to share with us all this valuable information that’s going on right now, is the Premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, Vince Auricchio!
  • Commercial Real Estate Short Term Leasing! What a great Option! and to share with this current information is the Premier Commercial Realtor and Managing Broker of the Trelleum Group, yes, Theresa Mueller!
  • Creative Commercial Loan Structures! Great Options now in this current market! And with us to share all this great information, especially in today’s real estate market, is Brad Hettich, the President of Commercial Lending X!

April 5, 2020

  • What can landlords can do to work with tenants that are not able to pay in this environment, great and current topic, since there’s a lot of people now that are unable to pay this month’s rent! To share with some great advice is the Premier Property Manager himself, yes, Mark Ainely!
  • Recent closing developments under the Stay At Home Order. And to share with us all this valuable information that’s going on right now, is the Premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, Vince Auricchio!

  • Real Estate Spring 2020 and Metacognition! Wow, great informative topics and to share with this real time current information is the Premier Commercial Realtor and Owner of the Telleum Group, yes, Theresa Mueller!

  • What’s going on in the Mortgage World now? In studio to share the up to date information is the Premier Residential Loan Consultant from Loan Depot, Yes Pat Cannone!

March 29 2020

  • Home and Commercial Inspections in today’s challenging market! In studio to share with us what’s going on right now! Is the President of BrickKickers Inspection Services, yes, Andrew Fox!

  • -What’s going on in the Mortgage World now? In studio to share the up to date information is the Premier Residential Loan Consultant from Loan Depot, Yes Pat Cannone!

  • Nicaraguan Real Estate Opportunities! And Just returning from Nicaragua is our premier Commercial and International Realtor, yes Theresa Mueller, Broker/Owner of the Trelleum Group!

  • How the Corona virus affecting the current Real Estate Market? In studio to educate us like he always does, is the premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter!

March 22, 2020

  • The Fed Cut Interest Rates Again! Does this mean much lower mortgage interest rates? In studio to shed some light on this is the Premier Residential Loan Consultant from Loan Depot, Yes Pat Cannone!
  • How are the Real Estate companies coping with the current coronavirus situation? In studio to give the most current information about this, is the Premier Residential Real Estate Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter!
  • Understanding Easements! And In studio to educate us is the Premier Commercial Real Estate Attorney, yes, Vince Aurrichio!
  • What are the Commercial Lending
  • Options During this Corona Crisis? In studio to let us know, is the premier Commercial Lender, yes, Brad Hettich!

March 15, 2020

  • “Inspection & Attorney Review, what is the process  & what does it mean to the buyer and seller? In studio is the Premier Realtor from Chicago Properties, Yes Sandra Wright!
  • Inspections for Buyers vs. Sellers vs. Homeowners. In studio is the President of BrickKickers Inspection services, yes, Andrew Fox!
  • The Coronavirus & Its Effect on Commercial Lending Markets. In studio id the premier Commercial Lender, yes, Brad Hettich!
  • Mistakes Made By Investors That Manage Their Own Properties! In studio is the Property Manager, yes, Mark Ainley, GC Realty & Development!
  • How can you take advantage of Today’s Historical Low in Rates? In studio is the Premier Mortgage Consultant from the loan Depot, yes, Pat Canone!

March 8, 2020

“The power (or Tyranny ) of Condominium Boards” In studio to educate us, is the Premier Residential Real Estate Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter!

“First time home buyer benefits” an in studio to share with is this exciting news is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, Sean Purcell!

“How to balance relationships in Real Estate” and In studio is the Premier Realtor Leader from the #1 Team at @properties, yes, Jeanne Keating!

“How to Properly Handle an Eviction” and in studio to educate us is the Premier Commercial Real Estate Attorney! yes, that’s Vince Auricchio!

“Why Invest in Commercial vs Residential Real Estate?” In studio is the Premier and Commercial Realtor, the Broker/Owner of the Trelleum Group, Yes, that’s Theresa Mueller!

March 1, 2020

“The Components of a Letter of Intent” by the Premier and International Realtor, the Broker/Owner of the Trelleum Group, Yes, that’s Theresa Mueller!

“Essential Elements in a Lease” and in studio to educate us is the Premier Commercial Real Estate Attorney! yes, that’s Vince Auricchio!

“How to be the Best source of Referrals for your clients” and In studio is the Premier Realtor Leader from the #1 Team at @properties, yes, Jeanne Keating!

“Are you Considering Purchasing a Home in 2020, or plan on staying in your current home but have a Current Rate above 4%?” Great News from the Premier Mortgage Consultant, Yes, that’s Pat Cannone from loan Depot!

“Common Inspection Issues” and “What is Radon? In studio to educate us is the Premier Home Inspector, Yes, that’s Andrew Fox, President of BrickKickers!

February 23, 2020

– What’s up with RETAIL? What’s IN and What’s OUT? In studio to educate us as she always does, is the premier Commercial & Retail Realtor, yes, Theresa Mueller, broker owner of the Trelleum Group!

Owner Occupied Commercial Property Financing – options to finance 90% and on occasion 100% of cost. Wow! Great program! and in studio to tell us all about this, is the premier Commercial Lender, yes Brad Hettich

Homes for Heroes Program! What is it and how can I benefit from it? In studio is the Premier Realtor from the #1 Team at @properties, is Jeanne Keating!

How the housing market benefits from uncertainty in the world? Wow! I’d love to hear about this on! And in studio is the premier Realtor from Colwell Banker, yes, Sean Purcell!

Why Title Insurance is a “necessary evil” (meaning important) and the ways an attorney title agent can assist in protecting buyers and sellers in the title process. In studio to share with us his expertise, is the premier Commercial Real Estate Attorney, yes, that’s Vince Auricchio!

February 16, 2020

Documents that you need to review prior to a buying a condo! Do you know what they are? In studio to share with us his expertise, is the premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, that’s Kim Denkewaler!

How to brand yourself as a Real Estate Broker and separate yourself from your competition! In studio is the Premier Realtor from the #1 Team at @properties, is Jeanne Keating and Nora Thompson!

What to expect from a Home Inspection? In studio is the President of BrickKicker, yes, Andrew Fox.

Dispelling the Myths vs reality about how much you need for a down payment to purchase a home! In studio is the premier mortgage consultant from loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannone!

February 9, 2020

“Should I sell my home this year?” In studio to share with us his valuable advice, is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes, that’s Sean Purcell!

The “Due Diligence” period and exchange of documents (also commonly referred to as the inspection period) in commercial RE deals and some pitfalls to avoid! In studio is the premier Commercial Real Estate Attorney, yes, Vince Auricchio!

What does it mean to be in International Real Estate? In studio is the premier Commercial Real Estate expert, yes, Theresa Mueller, the Broker/Owner of the Trelleum Real Estate Group!

-The “Just Housing Amendment” was passed in 2019 and amends the Human Rights Ordinance. What is it and how does it affect our lives? In studio is the premier Property Manager to educate, yes, that’s Mark Ainley!

February 2, 2020

“Let’s Kick Off the Spring Home Buying Season with a Customization/Renovation Loan!” In studio to share with us this exciting information is the premier Mortgage Consultant from Loan Depot, yes, that’s Pat Cannone!

The Myths about pricing you home to Sell! What are they? In studio to share with us her valuable check list, is the premier Realtor form Chicago Properties, yes, Sandra Wright!

8 Things to know about your Residential Lease! In studio is the premier Real Estate Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter!

Budgeting Tips for 2020! In studio to share with us his valuable advice, is the premier expert in this field, yes, Richard Chew, the Owner/Broker of 1st Capital Insurance Group.

January 26, 2020

“First time buyers and a checklist of what you’ll need going into the spring market in 2020”,… In studio is the premier Realtor from Coldwell Banker, yes Sean Purcell!

What’s the economic outlook for 2020? In studio to share with us her expertise, is the premier commercial, retail, industrial Realtor, yes, Theresa Mueller, the Broker/Owner of the Trelleum Group!

Did you know  how traditional bank lending works  vs.  alternative / non-bank lending programs that are out there?  In studio to educate us premier Commercial Lending expert, yes, Brad Hettich.

“Retire Now!” Richard Chew, the Owner/Broker of 1st Capital Insurance Group unveils his New Book!

January 19, 2020

“Homes For Heroes”. In studio is the Top Real Estate Team Broker and Team Leader at @properties, yes, that’s Jeanne Keating, to let us know about this valuable program!

How to help de-mystify the pre approval and the loan in 2020? In studio to share with us his valuable advice, is the Premier mortgage loan consultant from the Loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannone!

What documents should be in everyone’s possession to avoid hassles and Probate? In studio is the premier Real Estate Attorney and Estate Planning Attorney, yes, Kim Denkewalter!

Is there a difference between appraisals, that are FHA VA and Conventional? Me Randy Barcella, will dismiss the Myths vs Reality!

January 12, 2020

Submitting a strong initial offer in a multiple offer situation!  In studio is the Premier Real Estate Broker from Coldwell Banker, yes that’s Sean Purcell!

The five real estate pricing myths sellers need to know 🙂 in studio is the top team at @properties, yes, that’s Jeanne Keating and Nora Thompson!

And as we like to do every year in supporting some of our favorite charities, we have in studio the President of the “Art of Giving” foundation, Autumn Pippenburg. “Why does Chicago Public Schools struggle to provide Art programs?” We will find out, and see what we can do to help!

January 5, 2020

Interest Rates are near all time lows! And to share with some more exciting news about getting a mortgage now in 2020, is the Premier Mortgage Consultant from Loan Depot, yes, Pat Cannone!

How to buy a home in 2020? In studio to educate us, is the Premier Real Estate Broker, from Chicago Properties, yes, Sandra Wright!

Anatomy of a Closing for a Seller! I always wondered what really happens at a closing. Well, in studio is the Premier Real Estate Attorney and Estate Planning Attorney, Kim Denkewalter!

Can you really sell your house “As-Is?” Randy Barcella dispels the Myths vs Reality here!

December 29, 2019

What is Commercial real estate? Do you know the four major asset classes? Did you know that you can build wealth by investing in Commercial Real Estate? In studio to educate us, is the Premier Commercial Real Estate Broker, yes, that’s Theresa Mueller, the Broker/Owner of Trelleum Real Estate Group!

And in the Holiday season as we do every end of the year show, we like to feature positive charities that are making a big impact in our communities!

Everyone Deserves Dignity! Right? In studio is the Managing Director of the Hesed House, yes, that’s Joe Jackson! – Their Mission is: To feed the hungry, clothe the naked, shelter the homeless and give people the chance to hope again. Wow!

Children in Chicago often run out of school supplies! There’s a great foundation that is ending that! It’s the Jumping Beans Chicago foundation! And in studio is the Founder of Jumping Beans, yes, that’s Amanda Tice!

December 15, 2019


The uses of an LLC for Liability Protection for Investment properties! In studio is the Premier Real Estate Attorney, yes Kim Denkewalter!

“Home Design Trends for 2020” What are they? In studio are the #1 Top Team from @properties, Yes, Jeanne Keating and Nora Thompson!

The Importance of a Life Insurance Policy Review” In studio is the owner/broker of 1st Capital Insurance Group, yes, Richard Chew!

The top three things you need to know when buying a home! In studio is the expert mortgage loan consultant, yes, that’s Pat Cannone, from the loan Depot!

How much home is right for you? In studio is the premier Realtor, Sean Purcell, from Coldwell Banker to share with us his expert advice!

December 8, 2019

“Curbio” What is it? Have you heard about it? How does this Help Homeowners? In studio is Jeanne Keating and Nora Thompson, from the #1 Top Team at @properties to educate us!

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!

What to consider when looking to buy a rental property? In studio is the premier Realtor, Sean Purcell, from Coldwell Banker to share with us his expert advice!

Are Closets needed to be called a bedroom? Are Kitchens ok in a basement? Randy Barcella, will dispel the myths vs reality here!

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 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!

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 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!

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!