Local knowledge of a fishing village where knowing the different types of salmon makes one an expert is my calling!Or maybe it's humor, hard work or the love of Gig Harbor making me a cheer leader.
Get to know Lo Jensen
A Western Washington native and a daughter of a Commercial Fisherman, Jo Jensen understands the area and it's waterfront byways.
Jo has spent her entire adult life working and assisting people in a number of ways. Her people career began as a Social Worker, during which time she was also an adoptive and foster care parent. She then made the move into Sales and Marketing for major corporations. Her varied experiences included; "road warrior", production manager and sales manager.
The skills Jo has obtained and honed in the past forty years in the work force enable her to represent clients in the best ways possible. She has not only the business strength to negotiate effectively, she also possesses the discipline to listen to her client's wants and needs. In addition, she cares enough to follow up even after the transaction is complete.
It seems the "old work ethic" does live on.
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When you hire Jo Jensen, you are actually hiring a team and a community.
As you may or may not know, a Real Estate transaction consists of several steps. This is where a strong team can be extremely helpful in achieving the best results with the least amount of error. Jo's team consists of a lender, a title and escrow company and an assistant, Terri Enloe.
Whether moving to the Gig Harbor area or just moving locally, clients at times need assistance finding reliable local services for all sorts of situations. Jo can assist clients with information they need in the first phone call. If not, she will research the need and provide the information in a most timely fashion.
This is not only sound business sense for Jo, it is beneficial to all of her clients. Almost everyone at some point in their life will be involved in some way with a Real Estate transaction. Jo feels the key to a smoother Real Estate transaction is knowledge. Well informed clients make the best Real Estate decisions, therefore creating a successful Real Estate experience.
It is important for the client to be aware of the Real Estate procedures for listing or purchasing a home. There are local, county and state laws to be aware of, as well as procedures with respect to title and escrow. All to make a smooth transaction.
jo makes sure her clients are familiar with these laws and procedures.
It's easy to sell what is visual, but much harder to sell what requires imagination and knowledge. Jo has sold large and small plots of land taking them from "dirt" to a finished product. She spends time staying current with zoning, and land use changes to maximize value for her clients.
Jo has been working with new construction since she built her first home, as a single woman, in 1978. She has sold over 100 new homes, most from the ground up. Jo designed and has been the General Contractor on the construction of her personal home. She also oversaw the remodel of a 1968's home taking it to a retro modern classic.
So if you are looking to build or purchase land for your "dream home", Jo can help you through the process.