Jana has an impressive track record of delivering results, which is apparent from her portfolio of sold properties. Her accomplishments have been substantiated by the loyalty shown from her returning clients, as well as her highest paid compliment... personal referrals.
Jana is extremely client-focused. She is dedicated in her quest of assisting sellers in successfully marketing and selling their homes and/or businesses and matching buyers to properties based on their needs and wants. She strives to offer a quality of service that consistently exceeds her client's expectations and always goes that extra mile for them.
Recently Jana was featured in Top Agent Magazine for her unique perspective working with all types of clients. Previously, she was awarded as a high producing agent with Keller Williams; and with Prudential, she was given the Leading Edge Society, President’s Circle and Chairman’s Circle award ranking her in the top 1% of all Prudential agents nationwide for her ongoing commitment to excellence with her former affiliation. While at Prudential, Jana earned the designation of Fine Homes Specialist. Jana also served as a member for the Scholarship Committee on The Gunnison County Board of Realtors for three consecutive years.
Jana aided in the promotion of several large developments in the area as well as created a successful marketing plan for a firm she previously worked for. Since then, her real estate expertise widened, Jana moved to Bluebird Real Estate (then Prudential Becky Hamlin Realty and Keller Williams) and was able to gain years and experience by representing unique properties such as the Star Mountain Ranch (35-45 acre homesites up Ohio Creek) White Pine Ranch (858 acre guest ranch), Lower Waunita Hot Springs (180 acre ranch w/ hot springs), River’s Bend at Doubletree (luxury log home, 35-acres on Ohio Creek), Spotted Bear Ranch at Doubletree (luxury log home, 35-acres on Ohio Creek), Crested Butte True Value, The Company Store as well as various residential homes & condominium properties throughout Gunnison County. Some notable properties Jana has sold include the Castle Creek Ranch up Ohio Creek Valley (305 acres irrigated meadow and riverfront), White Pine Ranch, Crested Butte True Value, and The Company Store.
Jana’s family is extremely outdoor oriented with interests ranging from waterskiing at Blue Mesa Reservoir to elk & moose hunting in the mountains! Her favorite pastimes are waterskiing, hiking, antiquing, photography and looking for antlers and arrowheads! Jana’s husband Randy worked for CBMR for over 30 years and ran the ski area at one time. Jana, an avid hockey mom, loves to watch their two boys, age 16 and 19, play competitive hockey for Crested Butte High School and Colorado State University respectively. Originally from Oklahoma, Jana grew up in a household where her parents developed subdivisions and built spec homes in the Stillwater area. Jana attended OSU, graduated with a major in Economics and a minor in Business and was a member of Pi Beta Phi sorority.
Unique properties have always been of interest to Jana - being her focus and specialty. Her knowledge of water rights, fishing habitat improvements, prime hunting areas, conservation easements, water wells, and septic systems have always been a valuable resource for potential buyers.
Jana’s goal is to become your Realtor for Life by gaining your confidence and loyalty. Jana’s hope is to grow your working relationship into a solid friendship that will continue for a long time.
“I have known and worked closely with Jana Barrett in the real estate business for over 20 years. I have always relied on her high ethical and professional standards to enthusiastically provide an ideal environment to showcase my properties. In fact, I have never worked with a Real Estate professional that I respect and admire as much as Jana. She will continue to always have my business.” Glenn Saunders | Star Mountain Ranch
“I am quite fortunate to have Jana Barrett as my Real Estate Broker. I have had the pleasure working with Jana for years now and being a client that does not live locally any longer, I felt comfortable and connected at all times throughout our deal. I couldn't imagine going through all endured without her compassion and wisdom. Jana was outstanding when it came to communications and detail. We had a unique situation arise and all became quite stressful during the sale process. Jana was on top of it immediately and handled it with grace and intelligence. It has been a blessing to have Jana on my side and I'd recommend her for any Real Estate situation. I believe she could handle anything!” Jocelyn Wallace
“Jana did an excellent job helping us to find the perfect property. She took a great deal of understand our vision for a ski home. She was also very good at offering insights based on her extensive knowledge about the community and the history of the town. I felt like Jana was truly representing our best interest. Jana was also easy to work with. She was very responsive, available, punctual and simply a delight to business with.” Paul & Lori Hogan | CEO HomeInstead
“We have used Jana for multiple real estate transactions in the Gunnison Valley over the years. She knows the market and works hard on our behalf. When involved in a real estate deal you want someone who is assertive, available, and a trusted resource; that’s Jana. And after the deal is done, she has still been available to help out when issues come up. That’s why we keep going back to her.” Tim and Andrea Lee | CPA