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Top real estate agents in Washington, DC

We analyze millions of home sales to find the best performing real estate agents & REALTORS®.

Why you need a top real estate agent in Washington, DC

There are 9,482 real estate agents in Washington, DC right now. Properties are listed for 79 days on average. The difference in time spent on the market in Washington, DC for top agents is 1.8x less than the time an average agent spends on a given housing transaction.

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See how 30 of the top REALTORS® and real estate agents in Washington stack up

Anslie Stokes
McEnearney Associates, Realtors
About Anslie

Anslie Stokes Milligan has been a full-time REALTOR® for over 15 years. With over 550 lifetime transactions, she ranks as one of the area’s most seasoned agents. Her success can be attributed to the unique set of skills and experience she brings to buyers and sellers in the Washington, DC, area and her desire to consistently exceed her client’s expectations. With a degree from The George Washington University School of Business and experience working for a Fortune 500 global IT consulting firm, Anslie provides her clients with strong analytical and technical skills and a distinct marketing advantage. She utilizes the most cutting-edge digital tools to maximize buying and selling power and provides superior price analysis and efficiency to all her clients. Anslie is not only intimately familiar with DC’s myriad of neighborhoods, but she has a true understanding of the different needs her clients bring to the home-buying and selling process, whether first-time buyer or seasoned investor. Fun Fact: Anslie’s three young sons manage her and her husband’s social calendar, which includes: hours of “naturing” in Rock Creek Park, evaluating city playgrounds, dedicated searches for splash-worthy mud puddles, and scootering/biking like it’s their job.

Condo Transactions
21
Single Family Home Transactions
22
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Jason Cheperdak
Samson Properties
About Jason

Jason Cheperdak has real estate in his blood. Growing up, he helped his family flip nearly a dozen homes, which meant living in homes during renovations and being deeply immersed in the buying, improving, and selling process. Fast-forward a few decades later, and Jason relies on his deep and broad personal experience in real estate each day as the founder of the Shepherd Homes Group. Above all else, Jason knows the numbers. Regardless of respective budgets or objectives, home buyers and sellers can count on Jason's respect and command of all financial considerations. Moving, buying, and selling properties can be stressful, but it doesn't have to be. Jason's clients can count on his thorough and honest approach, and enjoy their experience knowing no detail will be forgotten. As a seasoned Washington, DC area realtor, Jason also proudly specializes in helping veterans and military families find homes, including navigating long-distance relocation, short-term housing, and many other military specific concerns. Whether you're embarking on your first purchase or seeking the counsel of a seasoned investor, Jason's financial fluency and client-oriented approach can be of service to you. "My goal has always been to make real estate simple for my clients leaving the heavy lifting for me to do. Home buying and selling done right can and should be an easy, stress free, and exciting milestone."

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"Jason is an incredible agent! My husband and I were looking to buy a house in May and he went above ..."

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Townhome Transactions
96
Condo Transactions
57
Single Family Home Transactions
140
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2021
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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David Bediz
Bediz Group at Keller Williams Capital Properties
About David

A North Carolina native, David graduated from the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics and is a magna cum laude alum and Phi Beta Kappa scholar of Duke University. David was elected to the Board of Directors in 2011 for GCAAR, the area’s REALTOR association, with 8,800 agents and ownership in MRIS, the area’s only MLS provider. He will also serve another two-year term, ending in 2015. In addition, he is involved in DCAR, the state association of REALTORs. He is proud to be so involved in both organizations. He has almost 15 years of real estate experience, and with five years of professional web design and photography experience to boot, he brings a unique, personal marketing perspective to sellers and the first-hand knowledge necessary for buyers. Some of his notable accomplishments are to sell the former home of Warren Harding to the Principality of Monaco for its Ambassadors’ residence.

Condo Transactions
13
Townhome Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
8
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Rina Kunk
COMPASS
About Rina

Rina Kunk is a real estate agent with COMPASS, Inc. in the Washington DC area and has been in the real estate business for 14+ years. Rina's coverage area includes Washington, Bethesda, Rockville, Arlington, Silver Spring and North Bethesda. HomeLight ranks Rina as one of the top 3% of agents in Washington for successfully selling homes and as one of the top 7% of agents who sell homes fast. Rina is an Associate Broker and is a Certified Residential Specialist. She works closely with her clients to make sure their goals are achieved in a timely manner. Our database shows that Rina has completed 82 transactions since 2009, representing the buyer in 42% of those transactions and the seller in 58% of them. Rina has been most prolific in Washington including representing the seller of a single family home at 3518 Porter St Nw that sold for $1,335,000 in one transaction and a buyer of a townhome at 1903 S St Nw that sold for $1,960,000 in another.

Rina's reviews

"Rina helped my wife and I buy our first home. We could not be happier with her services as a realto..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
16
Condo Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
5
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2021
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Nathan Dart
RE/MAX Realty Services
About Nathan

Nathan currently ranks among the Top 1% of Realtors Nationwide, He has sold OVER $500 MILLION in residential real estate sales in Montgomery County, MD. Nathan's commitment to service, knowledge and professionalism has led him to the very top of his field, earning him numerous prestigious awards and special recognition on a Local, Regional and International level. These awards and achievements are your guarantee for proven results. A native Washingtonian, Nathan lists and sells distinctive properties throughout the Washington D.C. Metro area, utilizing an in-depth knowledge of the premier neighborhoods most highly desired by his clientele. In addition, Nathan also displays the unique ability to anticipate, avoid and overcome adversities (should they arise). He's a skilled negotiator who has experience with every category of real estate transaction, and is therefore capable of helping your family attain their dreams!

Nathan's reviews

"My wife and I have sold numerous homes over the years and as a result we have worked with numerous a..."

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Townhome Transactions
44
Single Family Home Transactions
79
Condo Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2021
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
NAR Certifications
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Sarah Reynolds
Keller Williams
About Sarah

Ranked as one of the top teams in the DC Metro Area by the Wall Street Journal, Debbie, Sarah, and the entire Reynolds EmpowerHome Team attribute their success to always putting their client’s needs first, above all else. This is something that many agents say, but Debbie and Sarah are on a mission to actually DO it by providing their clients several GUARANTEE programs that take the risk out of selling or buying a home. They have become passionate about providing these guarantees, and at the same time making each client feel as though they are their only client. Debbie started the business in 1988 to provide extra income for the family. What started as extra income turned into a passion. Sarah joined her mom with this passion in 2006, and not only did the mother-daughter aspect bring them together, but so did the passion for their clients. They are a true family owned business! It’s been said that buying or selling a home is one of the most stressful things that anyone will go through in their lifetime. Debbie and Sarah understand this, and are passionate about providing an experience for their clients where we take ALL the stress away! They have always hired partners to join the team that share their core values! It hasn’t always been easy to find them, but they have found that it is worth the wait to find agents and team members that have the same care and passion that they do! It’s an amazing team!

Sarah's reviews

"the main contact was John Hutchinson"

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Single Family Home Transactions
500
Townhome Transactions
210
Condo Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2021
  • Sells Homes Fast 2021
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
NAR Certifications
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Ray Gernhart
RE/MAX Executives
About Ray

I have spent over thirty years in real estate, and have personally experienced all the ups and downs of the market. Since 1984, I have coordinated thousands of new home sales as well as easing the transition for families as they move on to new horizons. My expertise lies in my complete understanding of all facets of real estate, from buying and selling, to an all-encompassing grasp of the individual financial aspects for each client. My background and success have earned me top honors in every club available including Lifetime Achievement Award, Re/Max Hall of Fame member, Re/Max Diamond Club, and the $70 Million Plus a year Sales Producer since 1999 with the Northern Virginia Association of Realtors, and Greater Capitol Association of Realtors. I promise to provide every one of my clients the very quality service from beginning to end.

Ray's reviews

"Ray was wonderful in the home buying process. Being a first time home buyer, he was very patient and..."

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Townhome Transactions
31
Condo Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
38
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2021
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Mattia D'Affuso
TTR Sotheby's International Realty
About Mattia

Mattia was born and raised in Washington D.C. and holds two bachelor’s degrees from James Madison University and a master’s degree from The University of Tennessee. His extensive background in marketing, customer service and sales paired with his attention to detail, knowledge and integrity, make him an ideal candidate to help buyers and sellers across the D.C metropolitan area. He is a proud member of the award-winning team, The Rob and Brent Group, who consistently ranks #1 Group in D.C. at TTR Sotheby’s International Realty with over $150 Million in yearly sales and Top 50 Real Estate teams in the Nation by Real Trends - The Wall Street Journal. Other awards include Best Agents & Top Producers by Washingtonian Magazine and Washington Post’s “Top Producers”. Having spent time living in Italy, Mattia has a passion for history, architecture, language and culture. He’s a native Italian speaker and a proud member of the National Italian American Foundation. When not working in real estate, Mattia enjoys the outdoors, trying new restaurants and traveling the world. He is a classically trained singer and loves all-things related to music and the arts. He serves on the Board of Director’s of Washington National Opera’s BravO, is a member of Pi Kappa Lambda Music Society and founded a non-profit organization dedicated to community enrichment through the arts. Whether buying or selling, Mattia promises to provide the highest level of service, attention and dedication to his clients.

Condo Transactions
28
Townhome Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
12
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Nate Johnson
Keller Williams
About Nate

The 12:45 Team is a unique and experienced real estate team that can service all your real estate needs. Philip Johnson and Shawn Derrick are our listing specialists who work directly with Nate to market your home. Our goal is to exceed the expectations of our clients by being a team of talented specialists that serve each other, create opportunity & encourage growth, while having fun selling real estate. Thinking about a career in real estate? Our fun, experienced team is always looking for talent! email Nate We are ranked in the top 1% of Real Estate Agents in the Northern Virginia / MD Area. #16 out of 20,000+ agents. There are over 100,000 Real Estate Agents in Keller Williams Realty (the #1 real estate brokerage in the US), and the 12:45 Team is ranked #370. Our goal is to be ranked in the top 100 in Keller Williams and top 10 in the Northern VA, MD & DC area. What does this mean for you? We are a high achieving team who works together to exceed your expectations and has the expertise to help you with one of the most important financia l decisions you will make.

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"Nate and his team were our second realtors. We immediately knew that they were a much better fit. ..."

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Condo Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
21
Single Family Home Transactions
64
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2021
  • Top Negotiator 2021
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Alex Saenger
Keller Williams Capital Properties
About Alex

Alex Saenger is a licensed real estate agent in Maryland (MD) and the District of Columbia (DC) and is currently with Keller Williams Capital Properties. Alex's coverage area includes North Potomac, Gaithersburg, Potomac, Bethesda, Germantown, Rockville, Silver Spring and surounding areas in Montgomery County and the District. HomeLight ranks Alex as one of the top 1% of agents in North Potomac for successfully selling homes. HomeLight has information on 53 of Alex's transactions since 2010, 24 of which were in the past two years. Alex typically represents the buyer (56% of the time), but has also completed 23 seller transactions during this period. Alex has transacted in North Potomac more than any other area helping to buy or sell 27 homes including a 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom single family home at 9 Country Creek Court in December of 2015, 14433 Sylvan Glade Dr on August 23, 2013 which sold for $888,888 and a 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom townhome at 12424 Falconbridge Dr on May 31, 2

Townhome Transactions
10
Single Family Home Transactions
9
Condo Transactions
0
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Find the best real estate agent near you

Top Washington real estate agent stats at a glance

Need a real estate agent in Washington, DC? HomeLight compares objective performance data from all 9,482 of the city’s agents, so you can choose the best. The top 3% of agents in San Francisco do 1.8x more real estate deals than the average agent — and they sell homes 1.1x faster.

Top Seller's Agents

Top seller's agents in Washington sell 35.73 days faster than the average agent, make sellers 5.3% more on the sales, and move 1.8x more properties.

Sale Price / List Price (%)

Days on Market
Lower is better

Homes Sold / Yr


Top Buyer's Agents

The right buyer's agent in 67.8% can show you more homes and save you up to $96,817 on home purchases, and work 1.8x more homes than the average agent.

Condos Sold / Yr

Homes Purchased / Yr

Sale Price / List Price (%)
Lower is better

Ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Washington, DC

Top Agents
4.9 stars
Avg. Agents
4.4 stars

Top real estate agents in Washington score an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars, compared to the typical Washington agent who scores only 4.4 stars. We collect the latest ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Washington and update them here to show you what their past clients have to say.

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Find the best agent or REALTOR® for your favorite Washington neighborhood

Based on the available transaction data for homes bought and sold in Washington,top agents are frequently doing deals in Capitol Hill, Columbia Heights, and Dupont Circle.

Capitol Hill

Active Agents2,416
Time on Market69
Avg. Sale Price$696,274

Columbia Heights

Active Agents2,248
Time on Market75
Avg. Sale Price$530,535

Dupont Circle

Active Agents1,554
Time on Market71
Avg. Sale Price$599,330

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Bowie

Active Agents2,008
Time on Market60
Avg. Sale Price$345,000

Frequently Asked Questions

What does a top real estate agent do?
Top real estate agents have more local expertise, prepare in-depth market analyses, and have industry connections that you can’t find by yourself. They know your neighborhood like the back of their hand and use their market knowledge to sell your home faster than the average agent and for money.
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What should you look for when interviewing a real estate agent in Washington?
When you sell a house, your real estate agent becomes your business partner, financial advisor, and emotional support system. It’s crucial to partner with someone you trust, so make sure you’re looking for an agent who can answer all of your questions with confidence during the interview. During this process, you want to get to know the agent’s business and find out how well they know the area. You’re listening for things that signal experience, expertise in your community, and workload. Selling a home takes an enormous amount of work, so you need an agent who’s got a plan for prep, pricing, and marketing and who is ready to roll up their sleeves to get the job done.
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How important is it to hire a top real estate agent in Washington?
Our data shows that the top 5% of listing agents sell homes for as much as (+9%) more than the average real estate agent. A great agent makes a difference when you buy a house, too: We’ve found that the top 5% of buyer's agents on average save their clients 2.5% more on their home purchase. So, whether you’re in the market to find your dream home or sell your house at a great price, the right agent matters. We encourage you to connect with a top real estate agent if you’re buying or selling a home in Washington, DC.
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When is the right time to hire a real estate agent in Washington?
The best window to contact an agent to sell your home is anywhere from three to six months in advance of your list date. When you start the search for an agent several months before hitting the market, there’s plenty of time to find the best agent, make key renovations, and market your home effectively, all of which are essential steps in selling your home for a great price. You can also hire an agent based on the best time to sell in Washington to take advantage of seasonal and cyclical trends in the market. The right time to hire a real estate agent depends on the temperature of the housing market. For example, the best time to sell in Washington is in May. And since it takes around 3 months to close on a home, you should list in February. We recommend that you hire a real estate agent as soon as you're thinking of selling your home. Generally speaking, that's anywhere from 3 to 6 months prior to your desired move date.
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What is the average real estate agent commission for agents in Washington?
While individual real estate agent commissions do vary, most real estate agents in Washington work for 6% of the home price.
Why should I use HomeLight to find a Washington real estate agent?
HomeLight analyzes all real estate agent in Washington to bring you custom, unbiased, data-driven recommendations. We use actual home sales transaction data to compare Washington real estate agent and will only introduce you to the top performing agents. They do not pay to advertise on our site and we do not pay to list them. To give you the best object recommendations, we consider things like: how fast a real estate agent sells, how many properties they work on, how much money they save or earn their clients, and what cities and neighborhoods they specialize in. You can trust that we’ll match you with the right agents for your needs.
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