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5624 Home Ln., Toledo, OH

Not a drive-by! Nearly every square inch of this home has been improved or renovated! Enjoy a meal in your farmhouse-style eat-in kitchen with granite countertops, black stainless steel appliances, deep sink & soft close-cabinetry w/pull-out shelves! White-washed shiplap adds a fresh, bright look, throughout. Renovated bathroom offers step-in shower, custom tile, new vanity and […]

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1115 Birch Ave., Maumee, OH

You will not find another house like this in Maumee! Unique 4-bed, 2-bath home sits on six parcels, giving you over 1/2 acre of secluded-feeling property that’s still conveniently located in the city. Need storage space? You’ll have it in abundance between the 3.5-car garage, the unfinished 32×24 walk in-attic and partial basement! Enjoy the […]

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5618 Old Post Rd., Sylvania, OH

FOUR floors of spacious living and all the room you need in Sleepy Hollow! Fabulous updated kitchen area offers open concept with granite countertops, glass tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances, double ovens & pantry. Cozy up to the family room fireplace overlooking the large backyard and screened-in back porch and patio. 4 large bedrooms upstairs […]

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3916 Rohr Dr., Toledo, OH

Adorable bungalow is MOVE-IN READY! Gourmet kitchen offers eat-in area, updated backsplash, a box window and tons of bright natural light! Replacement windows and custom blinds throughout. Updated full bath w/new fixtures, toilet, shower & vanity. Fantastic back family room offers built-ins, electronic fireplace, & newer sliding door (2018) overlooking back deck, patio & pergola. […]

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5147 Kuenzler Dr., Sylvania, OH

It’s all about details! Fabulous new construction offers open floor plan & exquisite upgrades including high-end fixtures, cathedral ceilings, wooden beams & wide staircases. Quartz kitchen countertops, stainless appliances included. Master suite overlooks 20×20 ft terrace (perfect for garden parties!) & includes an elegant soaking tub. Gorgeous ravine/flora views from every window. Outdoor enjoyment factor–a […]

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1186 Hidden Ridge Rd., UNIT E, Toledo

Springfield Township condo offers an amazing private yard w/back deck & balcony! New in 2017 – HVAC! Open concept kitchen has newer appliances. Living room offers fireplace, tall cathedral ceilings & lots of natural light! Both upstairs bedrooms have their own private bathrooms. Basement offers a bar area & extra storage. New garage door! Seller […]

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3018 Goddard Rd., Toledo

All brick home is updated w/the amazing character you expect from an Old Orchard classic! Gourmet kitchen offers granite, new backsplash & stainless steel appliances. Original hardwoods & coved ceilings. Family room boasts fireplace & cathedral ceilings w/remote control skylight shades. Exercise area in basement w/additional den & storage. Don???t miss serenity garden behind garage […]

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Welcome Home!

Coming from a 900 square foot house to a new home with 2,700 square feet – Kari’s still working on filling up the cabinets. 🙂 Congrats to my clients who are now residents of Monclova!

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It’s Spring!

It’s spring here in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan, and it’s the perfect season for everything Real Estate!  If you are thinking about listing your home for sale, don’t miss this awesome market!  Now is the perfect time to give me a call for a consultation; check out a few of these recently listed homes […]

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Stop by 138 N. Second St. in Waterville, OH for National Open House Day (It’s TODAY!)

Open House

Hundreds of Realtors are doing OPEN HOUSES all over the country today. The National Association of Realtors has declared it, National Open House WEEKEND, so take advantage! Stop by MY open house in the heard of WATERVILLE, OHIO! From 2-4, you can come by and see this historical home right out of the Sears Catalogue […]

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Most productive real estate firm in Toledo? Yup.

So, it IS true.  Not all firms ARE alike.  At RE/MAX Preferred in Toledo, OH, the number of closed transactions PER AGENT is among the top in the country.  I’m really proud to be part of such a firm.  Some firms have agents who do a couple deals a year on the side of their […]

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Don’t forget the closing costs!

If you’re a seller, make sure you consider closing costs — and not just YOUR closing costs.  Buyers will ask you to pay THEIRS, too. I’m attaching a document to help Seller’s calculate their closing costs. (closing costs SELLER)  Now. for buyers, depending on your type of loan, a seller can contribute up to 3 […]

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And now a brief RE/MAX testimonial

Click here! So proud of my company.

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So far in 2011, nearly HALF of Toledo area real estate transactions were CASH

In January 2011, nearly 46 percent of all Toledo area transactions were CASH, that’s according to John English at Birch Tree Title and NORIS MLS. That’s the highest percentage of cash sales in the past 5 years. It’s a reflection of our hard-hit market and banks not loaning money like they used to a few […]

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Can FDIC Hotline give the little guy better access to credit?

Scarcity of credit for housing is a problem. I’m an affiliate member of the Toledo Home Builders Association and do my best to keep tabs on what’s happening in the housing industry. I received a message from Bob Nielsen, 2011 NAHB Chairman of the Board (National Association of Home Builders) regarding a number to call […]

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My two cents on the Toledo real estate market got published

Toledo Real estate article

It’s not sugar coated.  The homebuyer tax credit boosted sales for a time, but has not sustained them. The market is still healing.  The Certified Residential Specialists puts out a bi-monthly magazine in which Realtors from cities around the county were asked if the current market is moving in slow motion.  I have to say, […]

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Open House Sun. Feb. 13, 2-4! 1023 Richland, Maumee, OH 43537

Open House

1023 Richland is a total rehab, complete with wisteria, (I know–sexy!) a new gourmet kitchen with–get this, tons of natural light and brand new appliances. Since appliances are such a personal thing, YOU CHOOSE your colors and we’ll have them delivered and installed for you!  If you’re a gardner — or even a *lazy* gardener […]

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Warm and fuzzy kudos.

This message from a client MADE MY DAY. Hi Jody! I think you totally go off the charts on customer service!!!  You work hard for your clients before during and AFTER the sale!  I feel you have gone above and beyond more times than I can mention.  Everytime someone mentions anything related to home buying/selling […]

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Home Builders Parade of Homes Tickets

Home Builders Association

Toledo Home Builders Association Parade of Homes is going on NOW THRU SUNDAY SEPT 26! Wanna go? I GOT your tix! Just holler. As a local real estate expert, that’s just what I do. Locations are scattered throughout NW Ohio and SE Michigan. Here’s the hours. 5-8pm Friday 1-8pm Saturday 1-6pm Sunday Here’s a link with […]

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An MLS HOTLINE for your speed-dialing enjoyment! Call 877-405-JODY

Next time you’re driving around your favorite neighborhood and you want to know how much they’re asking for a listing, just call my MLS HOTLINE!  Of course – you’re always welcome to call my cell, but this is just one more way to get the info you want immediately. Once you’re prompted, you’ll only need […]

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Money Mistakes Buyers Make: #1.

Moving Money Around. Lenders are concerned about the source of funds for your down payment and closing costs. You’ll likely be asked to show proof liquid assets, including checking and saving accounts, money market funds, certificates of deposit, stock statements, mutual funds, and even your company 401K and retirement accounts. If you’ve moved money between […]

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House Hunting 101. First step: Pre-approval

Getting pre-approved with a lender is beneficial in several ways. Avoid heartache. You’ll know how much you can spend up front. It’s no fun to find your ideal property and then find out you can’t afford it. Plus, once you find the house you want, you’ll be ready to pounce! Don’t waste time. Yours or […]

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Ah, Loyalty! Get yourself an advocate.

Make sure your agent is on YOUR side!

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A Homebuyer Tax Credit Success Story

Homebuyer Tax-Credit Success Story.

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U.S. Senators-convince your colleagues to extend homebuyer tax credit for PENDINGS through Sept.

Dear Senator, PLEASE consider passing the home buyer tax credit for PENDING deals through September.  There was no way to have known how complicated some of these deals would be—-especially with regards to foreclosures and short sales.  For me, every deal left to close is in that category. Foreclosures and short sales are the ones […]

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My Rant to Congress about the Homebuyer Tax Credit

Dear Congress, I’m asking you to please consider extending the homebuyer tax credit for pending deals through September 30, 2010. I cannot seem to get over the tax credit not being extended on all these pending deals! Getting some of these deals done is like struggling to climb a mountain. Or swim the ocean. Or […]

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Abby and Adam’s move-in day!

THIS IS WHAT I LOVE ABOUT MY JOB. Days like this are always special for a couple reasons. The first, two more great clients have a new place to call home! (In my neighborhood no less!) Second, real estate is seeing some crazy times right now. We’ve entered unchartered waters with regards to prices, appraisals, […]

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NOW you can apply for the homebuyer tax credit from your 2009 purchase!

It’s now 2010! So you can now file your tax return for 2009 and apply for the tax credit you’ve been wondering about! What an incentive to file early. First-time homebuyers can get back 10 percent of the purchase price UP TO $8,000, and up to $6,500 for repeat buyers who’ve lived in their home […]

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Here’s the skinny…. Tax Credit Extended for First Time & Repeat Home Buyers

Home sellers and potential buyers nationwide welcomed the recent news that Congress had decided to extend and greatly expand the Home Buyer’s tax credit in an attempt to further stimulate the economy. Not only does the new legislation extend the existing first time buyer’s credit until mid-next year, but it also creates a tax credit […]

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