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Professional Realtor® - Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

I negotiated my first home sale in 2000 and have been hooked on real estate ever since.  I leverage my expertise as a TV and radio anchor, harnessing exceptional communication and marketing skills to ensure I represent you and your home more thoroughly and thoughtfully than my competition. I am known as a relationship builder with exceptional personalized service, polished marketing and a commitment to always put my client’s interests first. It’s not just my ridiculous attention to detail and negotiating skill that sets me apart, but my keen ability to LISTEN to my clients, understand their needs and surpass their expectations as I guide them through the process of selling their house and finding their next dream home.

When you hire me, you hire the proven power of

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage:

  • The global resources of Coldwell Banker for increased marketing exposure, including a Broker Referral Network that brings qualified buyers.

  •  An Internet presence second-to-none, including the placement of your listing on over 900 web sites, which means that buyers find your listing before they find your competition. Placement as a featured listing on Jo Ann’s real estate website.

  • Continual communication, in your preferred method, throughout the marketing and closing period so you’re not left in the dark.

  • A specific, detailed, customized marketing plan that gets results.

  • Escrow savings of 50% through our partnership with Equity Title Agency, Inc. 

Professional Affiliations:

  • Member of the National Association of REALTORS®

  • Member of the Arizona Association of REALTORS®

  • Member of  the Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Service

  • Certified Professional Property Stager REA Consultant

  • Senior Real Estate Specialist

  • These affiliations ensure I adhere to the highest standards of integrity in helping clients.

Click HERE for Jo Ann Bauer’s Real Estate Website & Listing Information

What Others Say About Jo Ann!

"Jo Ann is a great person to work with. A real professional and dedicated to her work.  A PRO!"       - Randy Rauch

"Jo Ann is an absolute pleasure to work with and will get the job done in a creative way and under deadline."  -  Neil Pursley

“Jo Ann Bauer has an eye and a heart for excellence that is second-to-none."  -  Brooke Boon

"Jo Ann's passion for quality work is well known throughout the industry."  -  Terry Owens

 Jo Ann's Journey To Real Estate

I LOVE people.  I LOVE homes.  It's really that simple, but what led me to real estate is a little more complicated.  I’m a farmer’s daughter from Wisconsin who grew up milking cows, baling hay and riding horses.  Those were long hard days on the farm that instilled in me an unmatched work ethic and exceptional values that now permeate my professional life as a realtor. 

I pursued my childhood dream of becoming a journalist and spent more than two decades as a TV and radio anchor working in Florida, Maryland, Minnesota, Arkansas and right here in Arizona.  As a leader in the communities I served, folks trusted me to come into their homes every night and share with them what has happening in their backyard and across the world and I was humbled and honored by the privilege to serve.

I’ve covered some of the major events that have shaped this nation including responding to the Twin Towers during the 9/11 attack.  I’ve worked with powerful politicians, celebrities, professional athletes, but my favorite stories to tell were those of everyday people.  And now I get to tell the story of your home.

 Community Service

  • Host, Emcee and Keynote Speaker at variety of community and nonprofit events 

  • Holy Yoga Foundation - Board of Directors    

  • Revelation Wellness Foundation - Board of Directors    

  • Preston Mitchum Jr. Foundation - Board of Directors   

  • Hope for Today Steering Committee  

  • Phoenix Dream Center Volunteer 

  • Rim to Him - Committee Member 

  • Retreat Intensive - Small Group Leader 

  • Teach free community yoga classes

Let's Get Personal

I love to spend time outside and soak up the beauty of Arizona and bask in the sunshine.   I dig the mountains and hiking with my sweet husband, Scott, and our dogs Dillon and Walter. My favorite Arizona hike is Havasupai Falls and I made the 20 mile trek in and out in just one day!  I’m a yogi and have taught for 10 years.  It's on my yoga mat where this type-A personality finds some peace and serenity.  I have deep friendships and love belly laughs, good wine and great food.



“Helping people find their dream home is my dream.”


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