Mercedes was the original creator and producer of the Real Estate 101 TV series (RE101tv) that focused on providing industry advice to help home buyers and sellers gain an advantage in the competitive real estate market. One-part reality television, one-part lifestyle talk show, one-part investigative biography, RE 101tv changed the way people looked at real estate. Hosted by experienced broadcaster and Vancouver realtor, Maggie Cox and Crystal Carson respectively, RE101tv hosted in-studio interviews with a variety of experts and specialists and delivered profile pieces on big-name real estate and development moguls and trailblazers. Each episode featured a “Real People, Real Problems” reality-based segment, which paired real-life home buyers and sellers with an experienced REALTOR® to help showcase the real stories and real solutions behind common real estate problems.