With 17 years of experience, Steve Baumgartner is one of the most respected agents in Maryland. Having lived in Montgomery County practically his whole life, Steve has extensive knowledge of the area and knows the market inside and out. Whether you’re looking for a restaurant recommendation in Gaithersburg, the best schools near Potomac, or a hidden nature trail in Rockville, Steve can be your guide. This passion for his community, combined with his industry expertise and prestigious GRI designation, makes him an agent you know you can trust to advocate for you.
After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in hotel and restaurant management from Shepherd University, Steve spent 15 years working in hi-tech software sales, where he learned valuable skills pertaining to business and customer service—ones he still utilizes today. After the birth of his first daughter, Steve wanted a job that allowed him to stay closer to home and began working in real estate. Steve immediately fell in love with guiding people through the home buying and selling processes and helping them find their place in a community so near and dear to his heart.
Steve believes that being diligent and proactive is the key to success, priding himself on anticipating problems and proposing creative solutions before they become issues. He is committed to transparency and offering a comprehensive approach, and his invaluable network connects clients with leading stagers, photographers, lawyers, and more in the area.
In addition, Steve gives each of his clients a personalized experience, taking the time to understand their objectives and arm them with the knowledge they need to succeed. Putting his clients’ happiness above all else, Steve aims to build genuine, longlasting relationships with them. It is this attitude that sets him apart and allows him to work primarily off of referrals and repeat clients.
When Steve isn’t working, you can find him staying active and spending time with his wife and two daughters. Favorite activities include running, swimming, and cheering on local sports teams.