Entries by Jane Loeber

Commercial Opportunity!

Commercial Opportunity!   As you drive by 501 N. Ault St. in Moberly, MO you’ll find this 30×80 metal building available, currently zoned B-3 for general business.   Current use is a specialty outpatient clinic/school.                 The interior is large and open and has many potential uses: office, […]

6 Tasks Every Homeowner Should Do in November

It’s the spring cleaning of fall, so to speak. With guest season (also known as THE HOLIDAYS) coming at you fast and furious, you want to be sure your home is cozy, but with that fresh-as-spring feel — as opposed to that musty-damp-winter feel. Here’s how to make that happen (along with a few other timely tips): […]

How to Winterize Your Home

9 Tips for a Spring-Clean Home All Winter Long Get the dirt out of your home before you hunker down for winter’s worst. You know, when you think about it, we should be obsessing over fall cleaning instead of spring cleaning. After all, you’re about to shut yourself inside for months with all the dust […]

6 Tasks That Every Smart Homeowner Does in October

6 Tasks That Every Smart Homeowner Does in October Why now’s the perfect time to replace appliances. The temps are starting to drop; the smell of wood smoke is in the air. Temps are more chilly than warm. That’s when veteran homeowners know it’s time to do these six things if they want to avoid […]

7 Home Remodeling Projects With Top-Dollar Returns

7 Home Remodeling Projects With Top-Dollar Returns Not all home improvements are created equal. These will reward you the most when it comes time to sell. Your home is in the perfect location, came at the perfect price, with the perfect lot. (Yay southern exposure!) But the home itself? Perfect isn’t the adjective you’d use. […]

Love the country?

Check out this one-of-a-kind property! The sunsets overlooking the lake are priceless! Imagine having your friends over…lots of room to entertain! Second level great room leads to the deck. The loft on the 3rd level could be an adventurous bedroom, perhaps? Your own private boat dock where you can fish to your heart’s content… Sets […]

4 Staging Secrets To Get Your House SOLD

4 Staging Secrets To Get Your House SOLD When you’re selling your home, one of the keys to successfully finding a buyer – and getting the best price for your home – is effectively staging. Staging refers to setting up your home in a way that maximizes its saleability to potential buyers and can involve […]

First Quarter Statistics

First Quarter statistics are out from the Randolph County Multiple Listing Service!  Sales remain steady during the first quarter with 54 sales this time last year.  The sales volume has improved, with $5.06 million in 2016.  The average residential sales price in 2016 was $98,754, which shows strong sales prices.  The median sales price in […]

How to get your House Ready to Sell

How to get your House Ready to Sell Selling your house is super stressful and can be very difficult. There are so many things that need to get done! Painting, prepping, patching, perfecting… and that’s just before you list it. Then you have to get it spotless and take photographs for the listing. Who should […]

I Can’t Believe It’s Been 20 Years Already!!!!

Just reminiscing a bit today…our office is finishing up 20 years in business in the Moberly area market and starting our 21st year in 2017. Many of you do not know that my parents started Advantage Real Estate and were experienced real estate agents moving here from the Houston Texas area. They had 3 successful […]

Why Do Real Estate Agents Ask If You’re Pre-approved?

Have you ever walked into an open house, or called a real estate agent about a listing, and within minutes, they’re asking you if you are “pre-approved” for a mortgage? If you haven’t, then you have never walked into an open house or called an agent. Or at least enough of them… Just wait. It’ll […]

A Simplified Guide to Your Home Inspection – Part 1

A Simplified Guide to Your Home Inspection – Part 1       If you are under contract to purchase a home, congratulations! Of course, you are excited and a little nervous, too. Your physical inspection can be especially nerve-wracking. In a short amount of time, you will receive more information than you can process, […]