Century 21 Curran & Oberski
Barb Jones, Century 21 Curran & OberskiPhone: (313) 333-7326
Email: [email protected]

Barb Jones' Blog

House-Flipping Tips
Posted on 04/05/2020
House-Flipping Tips
Image by Andy Dean Photography from Shutterstock In past housing markets, it was common for investors to flip houses. Unfortunately, when the housing bubble burst, many buyers couldn't update and sell the homes they'd bought. After a bit of a downturn, the trend has picked back up. However, savvy investors know that the housing market has much tighter...
+ 1 more
Read More
How Do I know if I Qualify for an FHA Loan?
Posted on 03/29/2020
How Do I know if I Qualify for an FHA Loan?
FHA loans have long been a valuable resource for Americans who want to fulfill their goal of homeownership but who don’t have the benefit of a lengthy credit history and equity. If you’re hoping to buy a home in the near future but want to explore all of your options in terms of financing, this article is for you....
+ 1 more
Read More
Garden Storage: Build a Hose Container
Posted on 03/22/2020
Garden Storage: Build a Hose Container
Image by Victoria Farr from Pixabay With a little thought, creativity and some inexpensive odds and ends you can add charming accents to your home. Weekend projects provide a fun way to spend a few hours and being able to look at your finished project with satisfaction is even better if it serves a useful purpose beautifying your...
+ 1 more
Read More
Home Selling Tips: Consider the Property Buyer's Perspective
Posted on 03/15/2020
Home Selling Tips: Consider the Property Buyer's Perspective
If you plan to list your home, you may want to consider the buyer's perspective. That way, you can determine what differentiates your residence from others and promote your house to potential buyers accordingly. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you evaluate the buyer's perspective. 1. Assess Your House's Strengths and Weaknesses Your home may...
Read More
Another Property Rented - 39686 Rockcrest Ln, Northville, MI 48168
Posted on 03/12/2020
Another Property Rented - 39686 Rockcrest Ln, Northville, MI 48168
Executive Condo Living in Northville Township! Prime location near Shopping, Restaurants and Freeways. This raised ranch offers all living on one floor. It's light filled with Great Layout & Amenities; large great room w/gas fireplace & cathedral ceiling looks out to balcony and wooded ravine view. Beautiful Kitchen has hardwood floor, quality cabinets, stainless steel appliances & corian counters. Breakfast bar in kitchen looks out to great room. This unit offers a bonus room which could be used as an office, den, studio, dining room or whatever. Lovely master bedroom with walk-in closet and private bath w/separate tub & shower. Ceramic...
+ 2 more
Read More
Another Property Rented - 39686 Rockcrest Ln, Northville, MI 48168
Posted on 03/12/2020
Another Property Rented - 39686 Rockcrest Ln, Northville, MI 48168
Executive Condo Living in Northville Township! Prime location near Shopping, Restaurants and Freeways. This raised ranch offers all living on one floor. It's light filled with Great Layout & Amenities; large great room w/gas fireplace & cathedral ceiling looks out to balcony and wooded ravine view. Beautiful Kitchen has hardwood floor, quality cabinets, stainless steel appliances & corian counters. Breakfast bar in kitchen looks out to great room. This unit offers a bonus room which could be used as an office, den, studio, dining room or whatever. Lovely master bedroom with walk-in closet and private bath w/separate tub & shower. Ceramic...
+ 2 more
Read More
What to Do If a Home Seller Rejects Your Offer to Purchase
Posted on 03/08/2020
What to Do If a Home Seller Rejects Your Offer to Purchase
If a seller rejects your offer to purchase his or her house, there is no need to panic. At this point, there are many things you can do, including: 1. Craft a New Offer to Purchase If at first you don't succeed, try again. Remember, if you find your dream house but your initial offer to purchase is rejected,...
+ 1 more
Read More
Key Components of a Real Estate Contract
Posted on 03/01/2020
Key Components of a Real Estate Contract
Photo by Mohamed Hassan via PixabayBuying and selling real estate is a complicated process that takes time. Because you are making a life decision and dealing with strangers, you should always have a valid purchase contract. Real estate agents use a standard contract, but the buyer and/or seller may make changes to that contract. In making changes, be...
+ 7 more
Read More
Celebrating 2019 & Kicking Off 2020
Posted on 02/29/2020
Celebrating 2019 & Kicking Off 2020
GRATEFUL to work with these Phenomenal People; Broker Adam Oberski, Manager Lisa Boyce and Broker Bob Curran (Plus other Management Team & Support Staff). No wonder Century 21 Curran & Oberski is growing by leaps and bounds while still maintaining the High Standards, Positive & Supportive Work Environment and having the Best Educated Realtors in the Business. Approximately...
Read More
Another Property Sold - 24360 New York St, Dearborn, MI 48124
Posted on 02/29/2020
Another Property Sold - 24360 New York St, Dearborn, MI 48124
This one is S-P-E-C-I-A-L!! Extra large first floor Master bedroom & 3 other bedrooms (one is a walk-through). This home could function as a ranch with mostly 1st floor living. Hardwood floors most of first floor; liv rm, hall & master BR refinished this past year. Decided to change to carpet, so new carpet 2019. Other recent improvements: New cordless shades on entire first floor, 4 LED remote control ceiling fans, all electrical outlets and light switch hardware replaced, bathroom cabinet, vanity, medicine cabinet and tub hardware. Freshly painted liv rm, hall & master BR, new entry tile @ front door & thermostat. Basement has new...
+ 2 more
Read More
Video Tour  - 210 North Denwood St, Dearborn, MI 48128
Posted on 02/27/2020
Video Tour - 210 North Denwood St, Dearborn, MI 48128
YOU WILL FALL IN LOVE! Incredible Opportunity Here! Beginning with a 80 x 137 Lot, 2 1/2 car attached garage, florida room (not included in sq ft), gleaming hardwood floors throughout main living area, Wonderful master suite with large private bath & 2 walk in closets. Updated kitchen with beautiful cabinets, tile floor, granite counter & SS appliances. Light filled living room & dining room with bay window. All rooms are larger than most bungalows. Nicely finished basement. Updates galore . . .All main house windows 2018 - Renewal by Andersen, plantation shutters, tiled basement floor, Furnace & Central Air 2014, garage doors & smart...
+ 3 more
Read More
210 North Denwood St, Dearborn, MI 48128 is now new to the market!
Posted on 02/27/2020
210 North Denwood St, Dearborn, MI 48128 is now new to the market!
YOU WILL FALL IN LOVE! Incredible Opportunity Here! Beginning with a 80 x 137 Lot, 2 1/2 car attached garage, florida room (not included in sq ft), gleaming hardwood floors throughout main living area, Wonderful master suite with large private bath & 2 walk in closets. Updated kitchen with beautiful cabinets, tile floor, granite counter & SS appliances. Light filled living room & dining room with bay window. All rooms are larger than most bungalows. Nicely finished basement. Updates galore . . .All main house windows 2018 - Renewal by Andersen, plantation shutters, tiled basement floor, Furnace & Central Air 2014, garage doors & smart...
+ 2 more
Read More
Showing Results
1 - 12 of53