Sunday April 8, 2018 1pm to 4pm Join The Ostlund Team and Enjoy The Lifestyle YOU Deserve in LAKE OF THE WOODS VA - Public OPEN HOUSE 4/08/2018 1pm to 4pm Luxury Waterfront will be on Display ... 113 Hillside Dr., Locust Grove VA 22508 | Lake of the Woods, VA 113 HILLSIDE DR, LOCUST GROVE, VA 22508 (MLS # OR10187707) 313 Hillside Dr., Locust Grove VA 22508 | Lake of the Woods, Continue Reading
Dual Agency – Who’s Protected?
Understanding Agency in Real Estate Transactions By Charlie Ostlund, Ed.D., Realtor, MRS, SRS, ABR An adage in Real Estate is: Q: “What’s the most important thing you want from the Realtor who has listed your property for sale?”; A: “A buyer!”. While this may be true, when considering the many roles provided by a Realtor, if the seller’s agent also becomes the buyer’s agent for the same Continue Reading
Homeownership | THE AMERICAN DREAM?
Tax Reform and Homeownership By Charlie Ostlund, Ed.D., Realtor, MRS, SRS, ABR I would like to be clear that this article is in no way intended to suggest any definitive advice or potential outcomes regarding the 2018 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA); but to simply present a personal opinion based on the consensus of expert opinions regarding the likely impact on real estate emanating from the Continue Reading
Lake of the Woods, VA – Because You Deserve It!
An Eclectic Community The Lake of the Woods community in Virginia consists of over 4,000 lots with over 800 lakefront properties and homes on either the main lake or the smaller Keaton Lake, also known as the fishing lake. The main lake is a spring-fed 550 acre body that offers some of the clearest lake water in Virginia, along with some of the best fishing for large-mouth bass in the region. A Continue Reading
Expert Predictions | Real Estate Trends for 2018
The 6 Real Estate Trends By Charlie Ostlund, Ed.D., Realtor, MRS, SRS, ABR Prognostication is unscientific in any field, but in the social science of economics, when human behavior is involved, it is nothing more than a best guess. What eventually plays out can often belie general economic principles, as the “greed and fear” that drive decision-making is often incongruent with Continue Reading
6 Year Snapshot of Lake of the Woods VA
Local Real Estate Market Review for Lake of the Woods By: Charles Ostlund, Ed.D, Realtor, MRP, SRS, ABR The Ostlund Team Often facts and figures dealing with real estate markets are presented with numbers that lack any comparative context, and therefore provide only a limited snapshot of a particular housing market. The following information is presented so that any interested homeowner in Lake Continue Reading
2017 Lake of the Woods VA Real Estate Review
The Ostlund Team 2017 Lake of the Woods Real Estate Review Just as the graphics depicted within this article, the housing market nationwide has experienced a steady growth in virtually every aspect over the past several years. Obviously, some regional markets have fared better than others; so, what about Lake of the Woods? Just how did the real estate market in “Virginia’s Best Kept Continue Reading
Your Real Estate Resource! 5/01/2016
Your Current Property Forecast thru 5/01/2016 Local Current Properties For Sale/Rent By: Penny & Charlie Ostlund - The Ostlund Team Caroline County, VA Properties For Sale ~ Properties For Sale in Lake Caroline, VA Properties For Rent in Lake Caroline, VA Caroline County, VA Properties For Rent ~ Charlottesville County, VA Properties For Sale Continue Reading
Your Real Estate Resource! 4/25/2016
Your Current Property Forecast thru 4/25/2016 Local Current Properties For Sale/Rent By: Penny & Charlie Ostlund - The Ostlund Team Caroline County, VA Properties For Sale ~ Properties For Sale in Lake Caroline, VA Properties For Rent in Lake Caroline, VA Caroline County, VA Properties For Rent ~ Charlottesville County, VA Properties For Sale Continue Reading
If You Were Selling Today, Would You Have the Home That Buyers Want?
By: Penny & Charlie Ostlund - The Ostlund Team Knowing what appeals to today's home-buyers, and considering those trends when you remodel, can pay off years from now when you sell your home. Two new surveys about what homebuyers want have me feeling pretty smug about my own home choices. Maybe you'll feel the same... Privacy from neighbors remains at the top of the most-wanted Continue Reading
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