Entries by Jane Loeber

Fall Leaves Bring Sold Signs

                    Summer is coming to an end! You are probably thinking you’ve lost the opportunity to sell and need to wait until next summer, but that’s far from the truth! Although it is not as hectic and crazy with the swarm of buyers on the market, […]

Finding The Right Home For You

                        If you’re a first time home buyer, the stress of choosing the perfect house for your family can feel overwhelming at first. While that stress may seem very real, it is often unnecessary. Instead of entering the market trying to find a house […]

What You Shouldn’t Sweat When Finding a Home

                      If you’re on the home-buying journey for the first time, you may have the image of the perfect home in mind. Every wall a color you love, the best flooring, and the perfect backyard. While there’s a chance you may find your dream house, […]

Brightening Your Space

                        Lightening up your space isn’t just for visual appeal. As the end of summer approaches, that means that the days will begin to shorten. Brightening your space will help maximize the light you get every day, no matter how much daylight you have. […]

The Incredible Joy of Owning Your Home

                        If you haven’t bought a home yet, you’re missing out on a wonderful feeling! That moment when you walk through your doors, throw your purse or keys on the floor, plop down on your couch and breathe a sigh of relief while thinking, […]

Why Rent If You Can Buy

                        Home ownership rates are the lowest they have been in the last 50 years. A large portion of Americans are still renting properties, instead of enjoying a home of their own. Consumer reports believe this is an issue because of a buyer’s lack […]

HOW TO FIX 5 COMMON BATHROOM ISSUES

                          Homeownership has plenty of perks. You can make changes whenever you want, but that also means you are responsible for making any fixes that you want (or need)! Instead of calling the local handyman every time something small goes awry, you can […]

Simple Sprucing Tips For Your Home

                                                You don’t need thousands of dollars to refurbish your home and make it feel like new again. Instead, you can DIY a lot of features in your house to help spruce […]

MAKE YOUR HOME STAND OUT THIS SUMMER

                          As May comes to a close, school ends and the summer officially begins, that means one important thing – home selling season is upon us. With the kids home from school and vacation time accumulated, both buyers and sellers are ready to […]

First-Time Buyer Advice

                      If you’ve never purchased a house before, you may have no idea where to begin when preparing to become a homeowner. You may be on the fence about buying, or you may feel like you are ready to buy a home today. Either way, these […]

It’s Because Of The Price

                        Are you getting frustrated that your home hasn’t already sold? Has it been sitting on the market with little to no showings, while houses nearby are going under contract almost immediately? We’re here to tell you the solution is simple: lower the price! I […]

Kitchen Improvements Under $100

                          Want to spruce up your kitchen but stuck on a tight budget? Check out this list of improvements you can get started on for under $100. These tips can come in handy when you’re ready to list your home to sell on […]

5 WAYS TO FILL THE SPACE ABOVE YOUR BED

                        Even if you have a beautiful headboard, the space above your bed can seem empty if left untouched. This space can be tricky to decorate, but that doesn’t mean you should leave it blank. There are plenty of ways to spruce up that […]

10 STEPS TO DECLUTTER YOUR KITCHEN

                          We are all thankful for the many drawers and cabinets in kitchens today, but they make it easy for us to hide our clutter instead of getting rid of it. If you have reached the point where you can no longer open […]

INCREASE YOUR CURB APPEAL

              If you’re preparing to sell your home, curb appeal should be a priority. When someone is walking by or coming to your open house, the outside of your home is the first thing they will see. If there is no curb appeal, potential buyers may never even set […]

HABITS OF A TIDY HOMEOWNER

                        We all have that friend whose home seems to be spotless, no matter the time of day. You could swing by for a morning coffee or stop over for dinner, and it always looks like someone just cleaned. Can you imagine if your house […]

DIY SHIPLAP FOR $40

                            Thanks to Chip & Joanna Gaines, shiplap is filling homes across the country, and for good reason. Shiplap can give you a beautiful feature wall without having to choose an accent color you may not be crazy about in a few […]

Commercial opportunity at the edge of town

Put on your thinking cap and let’s visit this commercial space at the edge of town in Moberly, MO.  Just outside of city limits with no city ordinances! In my past lives, I was a restaurant, a single family residence, and now I am 3 separate office spaces.  That means 3 rental incomes!     […]

Thinking of Selling? 4 Things NOT to Do…

              So you’ve decided it’s time to make a move and put your house on the market. How exciting! Hopefully, you’ve brought a rockin’ Advantage Real Estate   REALTOR® on board to help you list your property.  Remember, we are the ONLY agency in Moberly, MO with membership in […]

We believe in Small Business!

Downtown Moberly is made up of so many hard working businesses and owners; it’s an integral part of our community! Take a look at 216 N Clark St. The main level storefront would be perfect for a retail or office setting.   Look at the floor plan!  There’s a huge warehouse space in back which […]