Realty Biz News Team

The Realty Biz News team is composed of industry professionals, experts in a number of associated fields, reporters/journalists, and contributors from real estate and the business world. We also encourage industry leaders to contribute to the conversation via guest posts, videos, podcasts, and of course the comments.

Mike Wheatley – News Editor

Portrait of Mike Wheatley

Mike is a freelance journalist publishing in SiliconeANGEL, HDTVtest, and Realty Biz News. With a bachelor’s in journalism from UK’s Nottingham University and a wealth of experience in real estate news reporting, he enjoys writing while traveling Thailand and Southeast Asia. Connect via Twitter @Mike_Wheatley

Brian Kline

Brian Kline has been investing in real estate for more than 30 years and writing about real estate investing for seven years with articles listed on Yahoo Finance, Benzinga, and uRBN. He also draws upon 25 plus years of business experience including 12 years as a manager at Boeing Aircraft Company. Brian currently lives at Lake Cushman, Washington. A vacation destination, a few short miles from a national forest in the Olympic Mountains with the Pacific Ocean a couple of miles in the other direction. Feel free to contact Brian at: [email protected]

Ben Shepardson

Ben is a Realty Biz News Contributing Writer and has a long track record of success in online marketing and web development. While pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems, he worked in enterprise-level SEO and started an online business offering web development services to small business customers.

Mihaela Lica Butler

Mihaela Lica Butler is a senior partner at Pamil Visions PR. She is a widely cited authority on public relations issues (BBC News, Force for Good, Reuters, Al Jazeera, and others), with experience of over 20 years in online PR. Mihaela is also the editor at Argophilia Travel News and a consultant for many online travel companies. Mihaela is a senior writer at Realty Biz News with a focus on Real Estate Marketing and SEO techniques.

Shanea Patterson

Shanea Patterson is a freelance copywriter and content creator, the founder of Ultimate Freelance Guide, author of The Ultimate Guide to Living Your Best Freelance Life, NYU graduate, and a huge marketing enthusiast. She is a sought-after freelance copywriter and content creator who’s been published in USA Today, Small Biz Daily, Overture Global Magazine, and OnDeck. She’s a regular contributor to Realty Biz News.

Zach Parker

Zach is a digital marketing expert, solopreneur, and Owner of ProSource Media. As a crypto holder and owner of several investment properties, he closely monitors market and data trends in both real estate and blockchain. Zach covers Market Watch at Realty Biz News.

Bill Gassett

Bill Gassett is a thirty-two-year veteran of the real estate industry. He enjoys writing helpful articles for buyers, sellers, and fellow real estate agents to make sound decisions. His work has been featured on RIS Media, National Association of Realtors, Inman News, Placester, RESAAS, Credit Sesame, and here at Realty Biz News. He was the #1 RE/MAX agent in Massachusetts for 2018.

Anita Cooper

Anita Cooper is a copy and content writer with a vendetta against bad copy.

Have world real estate news to share? If you do and would like to interview, feel free to contact Anita at [email protected].

Anita Clark

Anita Clark is a Warner Robins Real Estate Agent helping buyers and sellers in middle Georgia with all of their home buying or selling needs. Whether she is selling new construction homes, assisting first-time buyers, or helping the military relocate to Houston County, she always puts her customers’ needs first.

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