Agent Jon’s Blog Entries & Instagram Posts

Discover. Encontro.

The verb “Encontrar” means to meet, to find, or to discover,” which is exactly what I did with my friend Karen a couple years ago before the Bananarama concert at North Park Theater! Open Design I was surprised to find how detailed it is in its design. I haven't seen...

Blind Lady Ale House: What’s so special

Little Known Facts So what's so special about BLAH? Well you know I love all things (ab)Normal Heights, and in addition to the central location on Adams, one of their founders has a degree in brewing science. Of the other 2 founders, one is certified by the...

Buying Your First Home, Again

One of the things I love most about being a Realtor is working with first time home buyers. I've always loved the educational aspect of real estate, and the engagement I get with clients. For me it is fun to outline the process from start to finish, beginning with...

5 Steps To Homeownership

From SDAR and SDCCU Prior to buying a home, you should always consider several factors such as; Do I have stable income? Will I have the patience, time and resources to maintain a home? What is my monthly debt payments compared to my income? Do I have a reasonable...

Eat Well – Dessert Delivery!

The only thing better than dessert is dessert-on-demand.  Here’s a partial list of places offering dessert takeout and delivery.  Some are outside of metro but totally worth the ride.  And you’ll get to enjoy the scenery! Blackmarket Bakery North Park Their entire...

21 Free and Easy Home project ideas

Get organized and energized If you want a professional opinion, my friend Kathi Burns, author of How to Master Your Muck, is happy to talk with you virtually! But if you're on a budget, there are few simple things you can do during this time to make a big difference....

Top 10 FAQs About 401k

What you need to know if you have one. There are several types of contribution-based retirement plan programs, and the 401(k) is the most common type of defined-contribution retirement plan. If the term 401K makes your palms sweat and seems confusing, you're not...

Decorating A Contemporary Dining Room

Home décor stores provide numerous options for decorating walls and horizontal surfaces, but buying ready-made works of art is not necessary when decorating a dining room or any space in the home. It is possible to come up with budget decorating ideas that look...

Build The Perfect Home Theater

Building out the perfect home theater room is not nearly as complicated as it sounds.  W you are a great do-it-yourselfer or a complete novice with a large amount of cash to work with, the best way to get the most out of your custom built home theater/media room is to...

Thinking of Buying a home? Attend this free class!

What’s Escrow? How do appraisals work? This engaging 1-hour boot camp will answer questions and guide you through the 17 steps of the home purchase process – whether a first time buyer or just curious about the steps and how it all works. Designed to be informal and...

Why San Diego Is Awesome

Why San Diego Is Awesome

...as if you needed 27 reasons!  Saw this article and I couldn't agree more! From BuzzFeed.com: If you’re not already from here, you’re going to want to move here. 1. First things first, It’s 69 degrees in THE MIDDLE OF JULY. 0% humidity does exist.  2. So many places...

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10 Ways To Be A Savvy $aver

10 Ways To Be A Savvy $aver

1. Pack your lunches Instead of spending $6-$15 on lunch, pack your food from home. I eat my lunch at my desk and when it comes time to go out with the work peeps, I don’t feel guilty about spending money. I tag along and enjoy being out of the office but also get to...

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Jon Tolhoek
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Based on 16 Reviews
Diana K.
Diana K.
2021-06-22 11:43:38
Jon recently sold a house for me, quickly and at a great price. He's very savvy about all aspects of the market, made many good suggestions, and clearly...
Linda R.
Linda R.
2021-06-16 14:09:42
Jon did a magnificent job of assisting us in getting the house ready to sell. He had so many great suggestions and all were on point. In a very short amount...
Son N.
Son N.
2021-05-18 15:56:44
As a valued, trusted and hard-working professional, Jon Tolhoek worked tirelessly to ensure I had the best home buying experience. I've known Jon for over a...
Megan J.
Megan J.
2020-12-23 11:49:24
Working with Jon as a first time home buyer was a lovely experience. He took the time to walk us through us the whole process using his step-by-step...
Evan C.
Evan C.
2020-10-19 21:05:43
I can't say enough how much I enjoyed working with Jon from start to finish. Even though I was a first-time homebuyer with limited knowledge of the...
Peter A.
Peter A.
2020-07-24 12:36:00
Jon was our first choice to represent our condo sale, as he had sold 2 other condos in our building and we were impressed how fast and for a great price he...
Joseph G.
Joseph G.
2020-05-24 21:48:05
Amazing. Freaking amazing. Great negotiator. Kind. Knows his stuff. I'm glad I found him.
Ally W.
Ally W.
2020-03-22 12:46:47
Thank you so much Jon for walking me through the entire process and holding my hand... from beginning to end! Buying a condo by myself was a very...
Connie G.
Connie G.
2019-01-25 06:52:26
Jon did for us what our previous realtor was unable to do, he sold our house! Jon worked tirelessly to get our house sold. He helped us every step of the...
Amber C.
Amber C.
2017-04-07 14:39:17
I don't know what we would have done without Jon! He did an excellent job of walking us through the home buying process and making sure he understood our...
Holly B.
Holly B.
2017-02-02 21:34:20
Buying a home can be such a stressful experience so I truly appreciate how wonderful Jon is as an agent! He really listened to my husband and I in what we...
Bradley B.
Bradley B.
2016-05-19 12:15:58
We met Jon at an open house. He was incredibly friendly and seemed very authentic. At the end of our conversation, he invited us to attend a bootcamp that...

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