Probate, First Steps #3

Probate, First Steps. Have you been declared the personal representative of an estate? Where do you start? Now that you know what probate is and what to expect during the process, let’s discuss the first steps. Hi, my name is Rich Barnes, owner, broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, WI 53214 And I’ve been … Continued

Probate Terms To Know!

Probate terms to know. Did your loved one pass away and now you’re being bombarded with paperwork, legal speak and overwhelm? First of all, I’m very sorry for your loss. This can be a very difficult and emotional time for you and now you’re left to sort everything out. Hi, my name is Rich Barnes, … Continued

What Is Probate?

What is Probate? Have you inherited a house that’s in probate and not sure what to expect? I’m here to give you some insight on what probate is and what you can expect and why your home is in probate. Hi, I’m Rich Barnes owner, Broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, Wisconsin 53214 and … Continued

5 rental property tips for your first purchase

Five rental property tips for your first purchase. Number one, are you cut out to be a landlord? Do you know your way around a toolbox? Hi, I’m Rich Barnes, owner, broker of Realty Experts in West Dallas, Wisconsin, 53214. How are you at repairing dry wall or unclogging toilets? Sure, you could call someone … Continued

What Is The Forecast For Real Estate 2021?

What is the Real Estate forecast for 2021. Housing prices going to keep going up. What are experts saying about the forecast for the second quarter of this year? Hi, I’m Rich Barnes, owner broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, Wisconsin, 53214. With forecasts from Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the Mortgage Bankers Association … Continued

Could It Be Time To Sell My Income Property?

Could it be time to sell my income property? Every property owner’s situation is unique. There are some common scenarios that can signal it’s time to consider selling a rental property. Hi, I’m Rich Barnes, owner, broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, Wisconsin, 53214. The property needs extensive work. It’s easy to keep rolling … Continued

What Are Benefits of an HOA ?

Consider purchasing a home in an HOA for the first time, there are many questions you may have. The most commonly asked question is, what are the benefits of living in an HOA? Here are the top five benefits of having a home in a homeowner’s association. Hi, I’m Rich Barnes, owner/broker of Realty Experts … Continued

Milwaukee Market Update

Milwaukee Market Update. Lack of inventory is one of the major reasons the housing market continues to go up. Is this problem going away soon? Are we going to continue to see housing prices go up? Hi, I’m Rich Barnes, owner/broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, Wisconsin, 53214. Well, there are a few issues … Continued

Empty Nester? Trying To Decide If It’s Time To Downsize?

An empty nester trying to decide if it’s time to downsize? Hi, my name is Rich Barnes, owner/broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, Wisconsin, 53214. And I have three things for you to consider if you are an empty nester and deciding if it’s time to downsize. First, it may free up your finances. … Continued

On The Fence About Selling ?

The reason why you should sell your home this spring is because you have a lot of leverage in today’s market. You’ve got more leverage. And I’ve heard from a few sellers that they’re worried about becoming homeless. Well, we have solutions for that as well. Hi, I’m Rich Barnes, owner, broker of Realty Experts … Continued