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Jim was fantastic to work with. He was very knowledgeable about our home, had all the information we needed ready, and was very patient yet kept things moving in the right direction. He made our buy... read more


Jim helped me buy my home, then helped us sell it this year when my husband accepted a job out of state. Both times Jim was honest and extremely hard working. He is passionate about what he does a... read more


Wife and I decided quickly, while out of state, to move back part-time to Ames and we had a small window of time available to view select properties. Jim assembled half a dozen places to inspect on ... read more


Jim is an honest man. We worked with Jim to buy our first home and as we looked over houses he explained different features of a house and the difference in quality. He also gave us a vision of ... read more


Jim Hortsman has been a wonderful and resourceful realtor to work with when we were buying and selling our home in Gilbert, IA. Jim was very knowledgeable of the local real estate market and prov... read more


Jim is a very friendly and easy person to talk with. Knows exactly what you need to look for when buying a home. Made the process street free. Always responds in a timely manner. I would highly rec... read more

About Jim Horstman, ABR, CRS, SRS, SRES, CNE, MCNE

         Jim Horstman
        Licensed in Iowa Since 2013

  Outstanding SERVICE is my #1 priority 

Full-Time Realtor Since 2013
Zillow 5 STAR Premier Agent  (See My 200 Client Reviews)
ABR  (Accredited Buyers Representative)
CRS  (Certified Residential Specialist) 3% of Realtors Earn this Designation
SRS   (Seller Representative Specialist)
SRES (Senior Estate Specialist)
CNE   (Certified Negotiation Expert)
MCNE (Master Certified Negotiation Expert)

Member of 2 MLS's - CIBR (Story & Boone County) & DMAAR (Ankeny & DSM Metro - Dallas County)

2013 Obtain My Real Estate License to practice Real Estate in Iowa
(1990 - 2013)  Advertising & Marketing Career for 23 years 
1990 Iowa State University Graduate
1986 Des Moines Area Community College Graduate
1984 Boone High School Graduate

Experience + Education + Communication & Listening...Here to HELP you.

I am YOUR Full-Time, Full Service,

Full Circle Real Estate Advisor

Buyer's Agent,
Listing Agent,
Property Management



Keeping it Simple for you...

Hello, thank you for your visit today...  

If you have any questions please call/ text me. 515-720-7859 or email: I am here to work for you. I am a licensed Realtor in the State of Iowa. I work with BOTH Buyers & Sellers. Proud to have...   

I SOLD 50 Homes and Helped 50 families in 2022!

I SOLD 63 Homes and Helped 63 families in 2021!

I SOLD 48 Homes and Helped 48 families in 2020!

I SOLD 49 Homes and Helped 49 families in 2019!

I SOLD 59 Homes and Helped 59 families in 2018!

I SOLD 48 Homes and Helped 48 families in 2017!

Providing REAL RESULTS for you. I am your LOCAL Real Estate Resource. I look forward to serving you!  I provide an excellent buying or selling experience for you and your family.

Update January 25, 2023 ...  

I currently have

  4 Homes SOLD!

  2 Homes SALE Pending!!! 

  1 ACTIVE Home!!!

2719 Hampton St, Ames...................$285,000...Now Sale Pending!

228 S Russell Ave, Ames..................$160,000

Contact me for details and to schedule a showing for ANY HOME on the MLS!


I am your "REAL RESULTS Realtor"!  A Licensed Real Estate Professional at Hunziker & Associates Realtors. Serving Story, Boone, Hamilton, Hardin, Polk, and Dallas Counties. Covering Central Iowa For You!

I would like to HELP YOU Buy a Home AND OR Sell your Home. To get started, simply contact me. Please call me at 515-720-7859 for a complete Market Analysis today OR for a tour of any home in the area for sale.

Please check out my 200***** 5 STAR Reviews by scrolling down or by visiting my Zillow profile on Zillow OR click next to my picture on the Zillow Review Link to see what others are saying about my Real Estate service and how I have helped them as their Realtor. I am here to make things easy and provide you with an excellent experience.

How May I Help You?

I am here to help Buyers & Sellers & Residential Property Investors......

HOME BUYERS: I am your Full Time & Full-Service Realtor/Advisor. I take my work seriously. I am a licensed Realtor in the State of Iowa. I have over 25 years of customer sales & service experience and 10 years as a Realtor.  I can show you any home on the market MLS & FSBO from BOTH CIBR & DMAAR  Des Moines Board of Realtors.  I know the market. I can get you Pre-Qualified & Approved with a Local Lender.  Explain & help you GET APPROVED for - USDA 100% financing. Whether you are looking for something specific or just want to look, I am ready to find the home you want. As a buyer, I will help you through the entire process from showings to your closing. Visit my website to search. Member (CIB)  Story, Boone & Hamilton Counties & also a member (DMAAR)  Dallas & Polk County - The Ankeny / Des Moines metro area and Waukee & Dallas County.

HOME SELLERS: I am your Full Time & Full-Service Realtor/Advisor. I am a licensed Realtor in the State of Iowa. I have over 25 years of customer sales & service experience. 10 years as a Realtor. 

I do more than put a sign-out. I will do a CMA - Comparative Market Analysis on your home, get it priced right and get it on the market for you. Hold Open Houses, have professional pictures taken & make brochures for your home. Market with direct mail, online & newspaper ads. I am eager to work for you. Call/text 515-720-7859.  I am Your Full Time, Full Service, Full Circle Realtor Hardworking, Dedicated ...To Serve You. Living in the area my entire life, I know this area.  

I SOLD 50 Homes and helped 50 families in 2022!

I SOLD 63 Homes and helped 63 families in 2021!

I SOLD 48 Homes and helped 48 families in 2020!

I SOLD 49 Homes and Helped 49 families in 2019!

I SOLD 59 Homes and Helped 59 families in 2018!

I SOLD 48 Homes and Helped 48 families in 2017!

RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY INVESTORS: I own/manage 22 apartments in Nevada, Ia.  I have been in the business for over 16 years. I know & understand the business. I have good tenants. If you are considering a residential apartment investment property. Give me a call.

EDUCATION & DESIGNATIONS: Continuing Education is being knowledgeable, staying up to date, and being able to serve you well. Designations earned..... ABR - Accredited Buyers Representative   SRS - Sellers Representative Specialist   CRS  - Certified Residential Specialist. (Only 3% of Realtors earn their CRS Designation)   SRES -Senior Real Estate Specialist,  CNE- Certified Negotiations Expert, MCNE - Master Certified Negotiations Expert.  I put my continuing education to work to better serve you. Education, knowledge, and hands-on experience are keys to my success in making me a strong successful Realtor for you.

I also take the time to LISTEN to you. COMMUNICATION is very important.

AFFILIATION: Realtor with Hunziker & Associates Realtors. Assisting home buyers & sellers. Fully networked with all Realtors & Brokers.  Member of CIBR - Central Iowa Board of Realtors & DMAAR- Des Moines  Board of Realtors - and Member of the Iowa Association of Realtors (IAR) and National Association of Realtors (NAR). 

Here to help. Providing REAL RESULTS for you. Because RESULTS matter. Getting the job done for you.

Thank you for taking the time to find out a little about me. I sincerely appreciate your time and effort. To get started, simply contact me.

I look forward to the opportunity of helping you.


Jim Horstman Realtor

Connect With Me...
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Jim Horstman, Realtor, ABR, CRS, SRS, SRES, CNE, MCNE  Hunziker & Associates - Ames, Boone and Ankeny. Licensed in Iowa  #S62423000

Call/Text me at:  515-720-7859 

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 (5) STAR ***** Zillow Premier Agent.       

>>>>> SEE My 200 Client Reviews! <<<<<<

Your Full Time, Full Service, Full Circle Real Estate Advisor...Your LOCAL Real Estate Resource!!!

Here to help you Through the Whole Process!

Disclaimer: All information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. All properties are subject to prior sale, change or withdrawal. Neither listing broker(s) or information provider(s) shall be responsible for any typographical errors, misinformation, misprints and shall be held totally harmless. Listing(s) information is provided for consumers personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information on this site was last updated 01/29/2023. The listing information on this page last changed on 01/29/2023. The data relating to real estate for sale on this website comes in part from the Internet Data Exchange program of Central Iowa MLS (last updated Sun 01/29/2023 3:28:59 PM EST) or Des Moines MLS (last updated Sun 01/29/2023 4:46:20 PM EST). Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Hunziker & Associates, REALTORS may be marked with the Internet Data Exchange logo and detailed information about those properties will include the name of the listing broker(s) when required by the MLS. All rights reserved. --

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