The housing market in the US is definitely on the upswing, with home prices in February rising in the nations’ 20 largest cities by more than 5 percent over the previous February. While Washington showed a modest gain of 1.4 percent over the year, home prices actually fell 0.6 percent from January to February. Nationally, both wage gains and inflation continue to be outpaced by housing pr... Read More
About District Partners
District Partners is a full service real estate boutique located in Del Ray Alexandria with additional offices in North Arlington, Washington, DC and Montgomery County. Led by owner/founder Andre Perez, the company recently joined forces with Compass, a new leading brokerage with over 2,000 agents nationwide. This strategic alliance allows District Partners to integrate its concierge service and expertise into a larger portfolio of tools, technology and support.
With over 18 years of hands-on experience in real estate and mortgage lending, Perez has a vast knowledge of the diverse neighborhoods, towns and cities that make up the DC Metro area. His particular emphasis is luxury properties, with additional specialties such as mid-century modern plus newer contemporary architecture. District Partners was founded by Perez as District One Properties in 2009, harnessing a new wave of interactive solutions. The company evolved into District Partners Real Estate, LLC, in 2017.
Today, District Partners, in affiliation with Compass, offers a focused approach to real estate representation in a competitive marketplace. Our clients run the gamut from first-time home buyers to seasoned investors. Our team philosophy begins with relationship building. Regardless of the market’s ups and downs, its trends and challenges, we are here for our clients and our community, from start to finish.
For those interested in buying, selling or investing in local real estate, it is essential to take full advantage of all available resources. At District Partners, we combine a detailed knowledge of the market with a forward-thinking approach. This is one of the reasons we chose to partner with Compass, a company that has been described as a cross between tech startup and brokerage. But we also remain committed to our core values of trust, strong negotiation skills and a dedication to personalized representation. We can honestly say, that we are at your service.
OUR SEARCH ENGINE - The real estate business has changed dramatically over the past few decades. Most agencies now maintain some sort of online presence and many make it a priority. The most widely used online real estate tool is the search engine for property listings. If you’ve spent any time browsing online listings you’ve probably experienced a variety of search engines, some of which are effective and some of which are frustrating. How many times have you tried refining your search, only to get bumped back to the same properties?
As a web portal, DistrictPartners.com is localized for the Washington DC Metropolitan Area and designed specifically for buyers who are scouting properties in this particular region. All realty search engines rely on data from various multiple listing services. Our engine utilizes the MRIS listing service data.
At the top of out home page, is a search engine tab. Next to it is a tab for localities. By pointing your cursor to these tabs, you will be able to see various search functions and neighborhoods. Once you actually click the search engine tab you will be given basic choices, such as choosing a general area or city. If you’d like a specific neighborhood or community within the that city you will find a list at the bottom of the page. There are also basic search functions, such as property type, price range, square footage and number of rooms.
We like to say that our search engine offers all you need, but only what you need. In truth, there are a number of search options, including the ability to custom design your search. Still, the beauty of the engine lies in its simple, direct functionality. We have learned from our visitors’ search preferences and we have used our own experience to create an easy-to-use real estate resource. We hope you find it useful and as always, we welcome your thoughts and feedback.
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