JB Tobin Realtor Colorado Real Estate Advisor

Are You Ready for a Housing Market Bounce Back?

Technically the market hasn’t gone anywhere, but it’s definitely been hovering with a big lack of inventory. As spring of 2021 starts to kick in here in Northern Colorado inventory is trickling in and it’s a great thing to see. Sellers have enjoyed a large pricing uptick in homes across the state in the last …

Special Property Features? Land Extras? Have a read.

So you found your dream home huh? Amazing! Great location, right price, beautiful house and layout AND there are property extras. Score! Wait…what about the property extras should you be aware of before pulling the trigger? Well, let’s take a look. First, are there any easements such as a road that passes through the land …

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Writing a Strong Offer

Thinking about buying a house? First time home buyer? Worried about the market or if your offer will stand out? I get it. I’ve been there as a home buyer a number of years ago. The best and simplest advice I have is to look at the big picture and then work on the smaller …

Always shop for a neighborhood when buying a house

One Critical Thing You ALWAYS Have to Shop for in a House

What’s the one thing you can’t change about a new home when you’re shopping for one? The foundation? The size of the house? The height of the house? Type of roof? Type of landscaping? Nope…none of those. While many of them may fall under an HOA purview, they can technically all be altered should you …

Buying a Home Don't Get Caught Up on Details

Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff when Shopping for a House

I’ve seen this a lot as a real estate agent. Buyers are looking for something that checks a lot of boxes and sometimes forget to be flexible. It’s understandable with the housing market at times. A big piece of advice I try and communicate clearly is don’t sweat the small stuff! All too often a …

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My Number One Real Estate Rule

Shop or sell on YOUR OWN TIMELINE. Sounds simple right? With a little mental fortitude, it is! There are a dozens of things to consider when buying or selling your home, especially if it’s your first time. Lot’s of information, opinions, advice “shoulds” & “shouldn’ts” always land at your feet. These stream in from friends, …