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I Do Your "Home" Work for You!!
Why Hire Jo Lyman as Your Realtor?
Licensed in 2001, I began my career as an active REALTOR in 2004. I quickly learned that I'm pretty natural at this business. It seems that my other career choices along the way have prepared me to be one of the best in the business. I have been:
. A Business Owner
. A Business Consultant
. The General Manager of a 5-store chain Kitchen Business
. A Leader in many organizations including the the Northwest Ovarian Cancer Coalition,
the Jamie Farr Owens Corning Classic, the Toledo Area Small Business Association, Business Networking International, and have served on many area Board of Directors including COMPASS (addiction rehabilitation) and as 2010 President of the Holland/Springfield Chamber of Commerce.
Basically, I love people and the diversity of clients that Real Estate brings to me. I love that I always need to learn something new and am constantly honing my skills. That keeps me YOUNG!
Educationally, I have an B.S. with a dual major in Marketing & Management and a Masters Degree in Educational Psychology. I know Marketing for my sellers; I have People Skills for working with a variety of Buyers and I negotiate very well in the best interests of my clients!
More Reasons to Work with Jo Lyman...
I've almost always lived in the Northwest Ohio area (except for a short stint in Tacoma, WA.) I'm a hometown girl -- bred and buttered in the Toledo area! As a result, I know the neighborhoods, the growth patterns, the housing developments, the school systems and the local contacts that are so important to getting things accomplished!
I like best to work with first time homebuyers and people who are moving into our community. I listen well to people's needs and wants to focus on areas that are complimentary to them. Since I have always lived here and know the area so well, I can be a great source of information about the amenities the area offers as well as providing some background on the governmental and business structures as well as fun things -- like our Toledo Mud Hens, Lake Erie fishing, our award-winning Zoo and Art Museum.
What People Say About Jo
Ozbakir Family, Sylvania, OH - "Jo made our first home buying experience a joy. She was always very patient with us and tried to answer all of our concerns. If I ever decide to buy or sell a home, Jo would be the realtor I would choose."
Heaton Family, South Toledo - "Looking for a new home? Call Jo ! ! I recently purchased a new home with Jo's help. It was a great experience. You can put your trust in her, as I did and have a wonderful experience with a true professional. Someone who puts your interests first and will go the extra distance. When we found my new home, it was in an estate. There were some pieces of furniture and some boxes of things in the garage. With Jo's help I was able to negotiate the purchase of these furnishings. I am sure that without Jo's help in this matter, things would not have gone as smoothly. In addition, Jo is extremely helpful getting you reputable service people for after the sale. She referred me to a roofing company and they were great. The work was beautiful and they were done and cleaned up in 2 days. I had several of my new neighbors comment on what a good job the roofers did. This company was also the lowest quote and they did great work. Should a problem arise after closing, do not hesitate to call her. She will be right on the situation and help to resolve it."
Mitchell Family, Sylvania, OH - "Thank you so much for all your hard work. We appreciated your professional, patience and kindness. Turn the phone off and take your husband out to dinner! Come visit us when you are in the neighborhood. Thanks again!
Rajner Family, Perrysburg, OH - "We would whole-heartedly recommend Jo Lyman to anyone seeking a caring, hardworking realtor. With her knowledge, patience and prompt attentiveness, she alleviated our doubts by keeping us current on potential buyer feedback and market trends. Throughout the process of selling our home and purchasing a new one, Jo promptly addressed our many questions, readily seeking out the best answer if she didn't have a qualified response. With Jo Lyman on our side, we were able to get the best price for our existing home within a reasonable time frame. When considering a new home, she carefully took into account our specific needs and desires, guiding us through the process with thoughtful expertise to find the very best home for our money."
Nowak Family, Holland, OH - "We had a WONDERFUL experience with Jo Lyman in both purchasing our first home and selling our condo. She was extremely detail oriented, thorough, extremely kind and courteous and a go-getter when she needed to be. Due to her dedication and incredible marketing skills we were able to sell our condo in less than a month. She also made purchasing our first home a breeze and always looked out for our best interest. I'm happy to say that we have been in our new home for over 6 months now and loving it! I will be recommending Jo to all of my family and friends going forward! Thank you Jo!"
Webb Family, Perrysburg, OH - "We don't know where to begin to THANK YOU for all that you've done for us - We sincerely appreciate everything - We feel blessed to have been lead to you. You're the BEST!
WHAT OTHER REALTORS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS SAY:
"It is easy to see why she is an industry leader. Jo's clients come first and you can feel secure in the fact that she is there for YOU!"
"Jo is a very professional realtor as she always keeps her clients' needs as her number one priority. Jo is always looking for better ways to meet her clients' needs weather it be to sell their home or to find a home to fit their needs and requirements. I believe that Jo's best attribute is that she truely cares about her clients." Rick Cutcher, Cutcher Enterprises
"Jo Lyman is a conscientious real estate agent with integrity. She is the type of agent I would want to represent me, because she is reliable and steady. She is not a fly by the seat of your pants type of agent. You can count on her. I worked with Jo on a transaction, and thought she both represented her client's interests, and worked to make the transaction smooth sailing for everyone involved." Hans Neugebauer, The Danberry Company Realtors, Inc.
"Jo is an energetic and a hard working Realtor who understands that her success is dependent upon the creation of loyal customers. More importantly, she understands what it takes to deliver the kind of experience that results in not only repeat business but also numerous client referrals." - Lynn Fruth, The Danberry Company Realtors, Inc.
"I have had the pleasure of seeing Jo at work first hand. Jo helped my mom find a new home. Her commitment to her clients shined through, Jo was always prepared to show us homes and already found answers to questions she knew might be asked. She also paid close attention to the details of what kind of home my mother was looking for. Jo didn't waste our time by showing us homes that didn't fit our criteria. Jo knows the Toledo area very well which made things easier on my mom who was moving from out of town. Jo was a pleasure to work with and my mother and I appreciate her dedication and time she put in, I would strongly recommend Jo to anyone looking to buy or sell a home!" -Ashley Cline, Enertia Interactive
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.