National Real estate Market Update

Real Estate Market update. Is the market slowing down a bit? Well, from where I’m sitting, yes, we are seeing a slow down. But let’s not take my opinion about the market slowing down, let’s look at what actually the market is showing. Hi, I’m Rich Barnes, owner-broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, Wisconsin, … Continued

2 Four Key questions before selling during a divorce #2

When you decide to get a divorce, there are a lot of issues that need to be dealt with that can be downright overwhelming and emotionally draining. I know because I’ve gone through one myself. One of the most emotionally-charged decisions that must be made involves deciding the fate of the family home. Hi, I’m … Continued

Unbiased Realtor Divorce #1

Splitting costs, paying for updates, splitting profits, lawyers, trying to sell your home while going through a divorce can be a complicated process. Hi, I’m Rich Barnes, owner broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, Wisconsin; 53214. Unfortunately, there are a lot of difficult decisions to make while going through a divorce. It’s a sensitive … Continued

Milwaukee Market Report

Milwaukee Market Report. There are 391 homes for sale in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, real estate market. The number of listings in Milwaukee increased by 6.8% between July and August. The medium list price was $214,920. For the entire MLS there are 7,889 active listings as compared to 2020 down 2.6%. Sold listings as compared to this … Continued

How to avoid probate!

Avoiding probate doesn’t have to be difficult. Many people can use these simple and effective ways to ensure that all or some of their property passes directly to their heirs without going through probate court. Hi, I’m Rich Barnes, owner, broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, Wisconsin, 53214. Living trusts are invented to let … Continued

Why Avoid Probate

Why Avoid Probate. Most of us have heard that it’s wise to avoid probate court but we don’t know necessarily why. In a nutshell, there are two big problems with probate. Number one, it ties up the property for months, sometimes more than a year. Number two, it’s expensive. In some states attorney and court … Continued

National Market Update mp4

National Market Update. Will inventory go up is the big question in today’s market. Will we experience another housing bubble like 2008? We know it feels like the wild wild west out there when you’re trying to buy a home. I’m Rich Barnes, owner broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, Wisconsin, 53214. I.V. Zellman … Continued

Relocating With Children #4

Relocating with children, as well as relocating with pets, can be challenging. Making sure that you have snacks and drinks available for the kids, as well as food and water for your animals. This is essential. I’m Rich Barnes, owner-broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, Wisconsin, 53214. And if you’re driving to your new … Continued

Relocating Meeting New People #3

So you’re relocating and you don’t know anyone where you’re moving. That can be scary, I know. And I also know that you’re an adult and you know how to meet people. Hi, my name is Rich Barnes, owner/broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, Wisconsin, 53214. And I thought I’d help give you a … Continued

Relocation #2

Relocation can be stressful. A relocation can be stressful and an emotional moment in someone’s life. But whether you’re relocating for a job or just moving away from family, a little bit of planning can go a long way. Hi, I’m Rich Barnes owner, broker of Realty Experts in West Allis, Wisconsin, 53214. Moving is … Continued