Licensed in DC, Maryland, & Virginia, Rachel Valentino of Valentino & Associates specializes in the northwest quadrant of DC - especially Dupont Circle, Logan Circle, Columbia Hts, & U St.
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Accommodating, Creative, Charismatic - that's what clients want in a real estate agent.
Buying or selling real estate is an emotionally charged time. The variables in the local market are numerous. The end result is unknown. This is a time when an agent with solid skills, who operates swiftly, and who is 100% determined to achieve client goals becomes a necessity.
Rachel Valentino, professional real estate agent in the Washington, DC metro area, is on top of DC's real estate scene. Active in all avenues of the market, Rachel hooks up clients with the perfect property, whether it is a condo, co-op, single family residence, existing home, or new construction. Licensed in DC, Maryland, and Virginia, Rachel Valentino of Valentino & Associates specializes in the northwest quadrant of DC - especially Dupont Circle, Logan Circle, Columbia Heights, and U St.
An entrepreneur at heart, with a robust business sense and keen marketing savvy, Rachel provides clients with unique residential and/or commercial investment opportunities. She does her homework to match up her clients (especially her valuable returning clients) with the properties of their dreams and then presents them with the best information to help them make an informed decision. She communicates throughout the process and is always available. Her execution is impeccable down to the last detail as noted in her many testimonials.
The ability to discern what the client wants and then work diligently to find it has made Rachel popular among first-time homebuyers as well as seasoned home buyers. She is quick to point out that homeownership is within the reach of young professionals new to DC and is very helpful in making that happen. Well versed in the area condo market, she can direct clients to existing and newly built units in Washington's historic neighborhoods.
Because Rachel is licensed in Maryland and Virginia, she is equipped to help those who want the peace and beauty of a more suburban setting within a short drive from the Capitol.
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Rachel Valentino came to real estate after a whirlwind career as an analyst with Lehman Brothers in New York and with GEICO in Chevy Chase, MD. She further honed her business skills by earning her MBA from American University. After joining Long & Foster in 2006, she earned several professional designations including the GRI (Graduate, Real Estate Institute), ESRES (Energy Smart Real Estate Specialist), and SRES (Seniors Real Estate Specialist.) Her diligence has earned her several awards and commendations within the company and the region. She recently became part of the Keller-Williams family of agents.2009 & 2010 "Best Real Estate Agent" (Washington City Paper) Featured on June 2009 cover of REALTOR® magazine 2009 Class of 30 Under 30 (REALTOR® Magazine) 2009 & 2010 WASHINGTON LIFE Magazine "The Young & The Guest List" -- 250 Most Influential in Washington Under 40 2008-2010 Top Individual & Team Producer at DC's #1 Real Estate Office 2007-2010 Gold Team- Long & Foster's company's highest honor Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors - Rookie of the Year Out of ALL agents licensed in past 5 year in DC & MD 2008-2010: #1 Top Individual Producer at DC's #1 Real Estate Office
Her other professional designations include:Graduate, Real Estate Institute - GRI Energy Smart Real Estate Specialist - ESRES Seniors Real Estate Specialist - SRES Member, National Association of Realtors (NAR) Member, Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors (GCAAR) Member, Metropolitan Regional Information Systems, Inc (MRIS