Beatrice De Jong is the Director of Residential Sales at Open Listings, where she leads the in-house team of agents focused on educating, empowering, and guiding homebuyers throughout the entire process.

Beatrice De Jong

About Beatrice De Jong

Beatrice De Jong is the Director of Residential Sales at Open Listings, where she leads the in-house team of agents focused on educating, empowering, and guiding homebuyers throughout the entire process.

Pointers for First Time Home Buyers



Choosing to work with a local lender may improve your chances of getting your offer accepted. Local lenders tend to be more client focused, and can help fight on your behalf for your offer to be accepted.

Buying a foreclosure as your first home?



Let me start by saying that considering any money saving options when purchasing a home is smart.  I would always advise that first time buyers do plenty of research before settling on buying a foreclosure. Buying a foreclosed home may seem like a great deal at first glance. After all, how could an incredibly low […]

What determines the value of a home?



While both the house and location will factor into the value of a property, in the end, it is an appraiser that actually drives or rather determines a property’s actual value. Say what? to put it simply: Appraisals determine property values Property values are important to buyers Property values are important to sellers Lenders want […]