The Blog ofTeam Ostendorp

Love it or List It

Real estate prices are continuing to climb quickly and it's a great time to take advantage of a strong market and low interest rates.

Neighborhood Lifter

You could receive up to $7,500 to help you buy a home throughthe NeighborhoodLIFT® program.The amount you receive is based on the amount you’re able to put towardthe purchase of a home in the...

Dealing with Financing

Dealing with Financing

As the events of the last few years in the real estate industry show, people forget about the tremendous financial responsibility of purchasing a home at their peril. Here are a few tips for dealing...

Preparing to Sell

Preparing to Sell

Selling your home doesn′t just mean hiring a realtor to stick a sign out front. There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you get the best offer possible in the shortest...

Relocating to the Big City

Relocating to the Big City

Moving from a small town or suburb to a large city can be an intimidating proposition. Here are a few tips to help make your move as painless as possible.Research before you move. It’s important to...

5 Tips for Buying a Home

5 Tips for Buying a Home

Looking to buy a home? Here are five essential tips for making the process as smooth as possible.Get your finances in order.Start by getting a full picture of your credit. Obtain copies of your...