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Jessica Echterling

About Jessica Echterling

Jessica moved to Des Moines in 2014 and absolutely positively loves the city for its big-little style and its vibrant real estate market in which she currently invests. She is also a frequent attendee of the DSM Real Estate Investing and FIRE Meetups. Jessica enjoys home projects of all scales from full on remodels to small paint jobs. She loves sharing odd facts and puns, learning about economics and biology, and exercising outside though she is no marathon runner or RAGBRAI champ.

“Stud” Muffin Remodel

2019-08-05T12:58:04-05:00

"Stud" Muffin Remodel Last week Manny took us on a pre-renovation adventure. This week we're seeing that same house in the middle of its renovation. You'll probably notice the slight change in layout, but can you find the hidden acorn? When you do, email Jessie at jessica@coluzzirealestate.com with a screenshot or description of the [...]

“Stud” Muffin Remodel 2019-08-05T12:58:04-05:00

Retro Before, Remodeled Now

2019-08-01T17:33:36-05:00

Retro Before, Remodeled Now Do you like a little too much wood paneling? Are you a huge fan of ornate outlet covers? What about unique and never-matching (nonetheless coordinating!) pendant lamps? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you are ready to travel back in time to the pre-renovation status of [...]

Retro Before, Remodeled Now 2019-08-01T17:33:36-05:00

Fairground Flipper

2019-07-10T15:00:34-05:00

Fairground Flipper Celebrate the upcoming Iowa State Fair by exploring this little gem of a home. Inside is a maze of a kitchen and even a shared closet between the two bedrooms. Consider the nifty space-saving storage of the furnace (ceiling) and hot water heater (closet) which are conveniently noted with MatterTags (those informative [...]

Fairground Flipper 2019-07-10T15:00:34-05:00

Big and Blue

2019-07-10T14:22:20-05:00

Big and Blue Featuring some gorgeous woodwork and multiple large bedrooms (not to mention the fun attic and huge yard), this blue home has some fun features to explore! There are a handful of antique grates. The upstairs bathtub sports claw feet as well! Check out the interactive tour by clicking the yellow-circled button [...]

Big and Blue 2019-07-10T14:22:20-05:00

Colorful Walls and “Custom Artwork” Galore

2019-07-10T17:33:17-05:00

Colorful Walls and Custom Artwork Galore Check out this colorful property brought to you by our very own Manny the Matterport camera! Hot pink living room, purple bedrooms, a toilet resting in the tub.... There's a whole bunch to explore here! Check out the interactive tour by clicking the yellow-circled button below! Want more [...]

Colorful Walls and “Custom Artwork” Galore 2019-07-10T17:33:17-05:00

Pitter Patter on the Patterned Floors

2019-07-10T17:33:47-05:00

Pitter Patter on the Patterned Floors This cute 3 bedroom boasts an orange kitchen with a questionable appliance layout as well as floors of great personality and variety upstairs in the bedrooms. Take advantage of the 360 degree icons to see the outside as well! Check out the interactive tour by clicking the yellow-circled [...]

Pitter Patter on the Patterned Floors 2019-07-10T17:33:47-05:00

Tiny and Viny

2019-07-10T17:33:50-05:00

It's Tiny and Viny If you're not too whiny and can handle some peeling wallpaper, bird nests, and holes in the roof, I invite you to virtually walk through this home! It was a breeze for Manny the Matterport camera to scan this little house! Check out the interactive tour by clicking the yellow-circled [...]

Tiny and Viny 2019-07-10T17:33:50-05:00

Investing is an Adventure

2019-07-10T17:33:53-05:00

Investing Can Be Quite an Adventure Walk through the front door and be greeted with a pile of old televisions. They were free for the taking! To the dump that is... The rest of the house was in basic investor-ready condition. Our construction team prepped the area and removed debris leaving a blank slate [...]

Investing is an Adventure 2019-07-10T17:33:53-05:00