Olear Team plans seminars for home buyers and sellers

Two seminars for spring home sellers and one for new home buyers, all offered by Michael Olear, a licensed real estate broker from The Olear Team at MJ Peterson Real Estate, are scheduled to take place in the Northtowns.

Spring home seller seminars will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 2 and 16, in the Hyatt Place-Amherst, 5020 Main St., Amherst. Topics to be covered include:

  • How to achieve maximum value in the shortest period of time.
  • Selling your house “as is.”
  • Stimulating multiple offers.
  • How to sell and buy at the same time.
  • What upgrades give you the highest return on investment.
  • How to obtain bridge financing.
  • Items a home inspector look will look at.
  • How do you make sure your buyer is qualified.

The new home buyer seminar is scheduled from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, in the KeyBank branch at 2030 Sheridan Drive, Tonawanda. Topics will include the mortgage process, available products and options, and understanding your credit score. A lending officer will also be on hand to answer questions.

Light refreshments will be available. To reserve a seat, please call 880-4442 or email info@olear.com.

Olear is a licensed real estate broker with 30 years of experience. He has specialized in helping older adults with their real estate needs since 1999. The Olear Realty Group, Inc. is organized as a sub chapter S corporation and supports the Olear Team/MJ Peterson Corporation in the sale of residential real estate throughout Erie and Niagara County. The team has decades of experience in meeting the real estate needs of Western New York residents. Visit olear.com to learn more about the Olear Team’s work assisting older adults and their families.

Workshop to discuss four steps toward simplifying your home

HOME SELLERS WILL GET TOP DOLLAR!

Has the time come to organize and streamline your home? If so, we have a one-day seminar that you won’t want to miss!

Join Michael Olear, lead broker of The Olear Team at MJ Peterson, as he hosts Right-sizing: Four Steps Toward Simplifying Your Home, at 1:30 p.m. Monday, April 30, in the Orchard Park Senior Center, 70 Linwood Ave., Orchard Park. A local Realtor with 30 years of experience, Michael will offer a simple, step-by-step process to help you simplify your current living space, assess the accessibility and livability of your home and review your options to meet future needs.

To register, please call 662-6452 today!

Home Seller Workshop

Olear Team/MJ Peterson Real Estate and Premium Mortgage Corporation will show you how to achieve maximum value in the shortest period of time. This will take place from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, May 5, in the Fairdale Banquet Center, 672 Wehrle Drive, Amherst. Enjoy a complementary breakfast and there is no cost or obligation if you attend.

We will explain for you the following tactics:

  • Selling your house “as is.”
  • How to stimulate multiple offers for your property.
  • How to sell and buy at the same time.
  • What upgrades provide the highest return on investment?
  • How to obtain bridge financing.
  • How to get ready for a home inspector?
  • How to make sure your buyer is qualified.

This event will also feature Aly Luccari of Bright Organizing Solutions who will present basic home-staging concepts. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

Please contact The Olear Team office at (716) 880-4442 or info@olear.com to reserve your spot!

Visit The Olear Team at Buffalo’s popular Elmwood Village Farmers Market

The Olear Team is proud to announce that company representatives will host an informational table at the Elmwood Village Farmers Market on four upcoming Saturdays to answer any questions you may have about the real estate industry.

The popular outdoor market begins its 20th season at the corner of Elmwood Avenue and Bidwell Parkway in Buffalo’s historic Elmwood Village on Saturday, May 12. The market runs from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday, rain or shine, through November. The Olear Team will participate at the market on May 12, June 2, Aug. 4 and Sept. 1.

“This will be a wonderful opportunity for our team to meet with members of the public who may have questions about buying or selling a home, senior housing alternatives, serving as an executor of an estate and much more,” said Michael Olear. “We are truly looking forward to this opportunity and would like to thank the Elmwood Village Farmers Market and the Elmwood Village Association for inviting us to participate in 2018.”

In addition to hosting approximately three dozen local vendors, the market invites four community groups to host informational tables each week. Local musicians also lend their talents to the market from approximately 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. every Saturday. For more information, please visit www.elmwoodmarket.org.

Olear Team brokers will take part in “Ask the Realtor” info session at Cheektowaga Senior Center

Anne Kader and Sally Ball Conover, licensed real estate brokers with the Olear Team at MJ Peterson, will take part in an informational session titled “Ask the Realtor” at the Cheektowaga Senior Citizen Center, 3349 Broadway, Cheektowaga, on Monday, March 26, 2018 at 10 am.

Kader and Ball Conover will provide advice and information on real estate issues relevant to older adults and their caregivers, including right-sizing and simplifying a living situation and preparing for a move.

The workshop will have two segments. The first will tackle common questions homeowners have when thinking about selling their house. The second segment will address how to prepare the home and make decisions about personal items and property before a right-sizing move.

The Olear Realty Group, Inc. is organized as a sub chapter S corporation and supports the Olear Team/MJ Peterson Corporation in the sale of residential real estate throughout Erie and Niagara County. The team has decades of experience in meeting the real estate needs of Western New York residents. Visit olear.com to learn more about the Olear Team’s work assisting senior citizens and their families.

The Olear Team earns top team award from MJ Peterson

The Olear Team at MJ Peterson Real Estate was recently named MJ Peterson’s top real estate team for 2017 at the company’s 34th annual awards ceremony. The Olear Team produced more than $25 million in sales in 2017 to win the award for a third consecutive year.

“The entire Olear Team—eight real estate agents and four administrative staff—worked together to serve our clients and earn this award once again,” said Olear. “I am proud and grateful to be part of a team so dedicated to serving the real estate needs of clients across Western New York.”

The Olear Team provides personalized, comprehensive service to home sellers and buyers, with special expertise in meeting the needs of older adults and their families. The Olear Team’s agents frequently provide free educational seminars and information sessions on senior housing options and preparing for a downsizing move.

The Olear Realty Group, Inc. is organized as a sub chapter S corporation and supports the Olear Team/MJ Peterson Corporation in the sale of residential real estate throughout Erie and Niagara County. The team has decades of experience in meeting the real estate needs of Western New York residents. Visit olear.com to learn more about the Olear Team’s work assisting senior citizens and their families.