In today’s market, with homes selling quickly and prices rising, some homeowners might consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons this might not be a good idea for the vast majority of sellers. Here are five of those reasons: 1. … Continue reading Selling your house? Five reasons you shouldn’t For Sale By Owner
As a seller, you will be most concerned about “short term price” – where home values are headed over the next six months. As a buyer, you must be concerned not about price but instead about the “long-term cost” of the home. The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), the National Association of Realtors, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac all projected that mortgage … Continue reading Buying a home? Do you know the difference between cost and price?
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The Olear Team is organized as a sub chapter S corporation and is housed within the MJ Peterson Corporation. We receive the benefits of large company advertising and exposure while retaining tremendous flexibility. This allows us to take marketing, communications and client service to an extremely high level. Our numbers speak for themselves - over 2000 transactions closed; we are currently averaging 31 days on the market for residential properties that we list for sale throughout Erie and Niagara Counties. Our team of Buffalo, NY Real Estate Agents employs a transaction coordinator and a marketing specialist as well open house attendants and buyer agents.
Michael Olear, the Lead Broker, has been a full time realtor since 1987. He currently serves on the Network in Aging and University of Buffalo School of Management Alumni boards. He also chairs the UB School of Management Center for Entrepeneurial Leadership Alumni. He and the other team members hold a variety of advanced designation including Certified Residential Specialist, Seniors Real Estate Specialist and NY State Appraisal Licensure.
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