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Will Nesbitt

Our principal broker Will Nesbitt is standing by to take your call.

Locals trust us because we are a family-business that offers the same services as the big companies but with a small-town touch. We have been ranked by consumers and clients as one of the top real estate agencies in Northern Virginia.

Nesbitt Realty is a real estate brokerage licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia and the State of Maryland. Our agents serve clients throughout National Capital Region in Northern Virginia and Suburban Maryland.

Our brokerage is headquartered at "Condo Alexandria", an office condo located near the Potomac River in Fairfax County just outside Old Town Alexandria. Our primary business focus is on fine homes and condominiums in Alexandria, Arlington and Fairfax County. Nesbitt Realty helps clients like you to buy, sell and rent townhouses, single family residences as well as condominiums in Northern Virginia.

Nesbitt Realty has built a strong following among condo owners and real estate shoppers in Arlington, Alexandria, Fairfax County, Falls Church and other areas of Northern Virginia. We serve buyers, sellers, renters, and landlords.

What is an ABR?

ABR is short for Accredited Buyer Representative. The Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR®) designation is designed for real estate buyer agents who focus on working directly with buyer-clients. Accredited Buyer’s RepresentativeWhen you work with an Accredited Buyer’s Representative you know that your rights are represented by a professional agent who is trained and experienced in handling the needs of buyers. There are four requirements which a real estate agent must meet to attain and use the ABR® designation:

  1. Previous and documented experience representing the needs of buyers and experience actually closing real estate sales.

    Julie Nesbitt

    Julie Nesbitt is an ABR.
  2. Successful completion the Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR®) Designation Course.
  3. Successful completion of one of the ABR® elective courses.
  4. Membership in good standing in the Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Council (REBAC) and the National Association of REALTORS®.

Learn more about the advantages of working with a Nesbitt Realty buyer’s agent

Nora Yelland

Nora has an MBA from George Mason University and a Bachelor of Arts from George Washington University.

When planning to sell your home, Nesbitt Realty Realtor can help you. Our Realtors are familiar with the real estate market in Northern Virginia and we can determine the best listing price for your property. We know how the home selling process works and are ready to assist you every step of the way. We have access to the MLS (multiple listing service), which is the database that agents use to find homes for sale in the area, and will add your property to it. Working with a Realtor will make the home selling process run smoothly and much simpler than if you attempt to do it on your own.

Learn more about selling your home

Rental Hunting

Andrew Patton

Andrew Patton

Rental hunting can be very daunting for some potential renters. Often the variety of options available to these renters is a source of overwhelming frustration for the renters. With so many appealing options it can be difficult to choose just one. However, there are some tips which can help to ease the process of apartment hunting. The process of finding the perfect apartment can be broken down into three simple steps.

  • The first step is to set a budget.
  • Talk to an agent who will research all available options.
  • Your agent can help you comparison shop to determine which option is the best.

Did you know that a rental agent costs the renter nothing?  Learn more about rental agents.

4 Eѕѕеntіаl Qualities оf a Prореrtу Manager

Nowadays, оwnіng a rental рrореrtу, аnуwhеrе оn thіѕ earth, rеԛuіrеѕ hiring of a рrоfеѕѕіоnаl аnd efficient рrореrtу mаnаgеr. Wоrkіng wіth a property mаnаgеrѕ іѕ hіghlу beneficial іn many rеѕресt but аll mаnаgеrѕ do not hаvе thе same соmреtеnсу tо undеrѕtаnd thе nееdѕ аnd іntеrеѕt of thе owners. Fоr this rеаѕоn, іt іѕ nесеѕѕаrу thаt property оwnеrѕ consider certain qualitieѕ bеfоrе hiring a rental mаnаgеr. Thеrе аrе ѕоmе аttrіbutеѕ whісh are a muѕt fоr any property mаnаgеr.

Whаt features a property mаnаgеr ѕhоuld еѕѕеntіаllу hаvе?

Hеrе іѕ a list оf еlеmеntѕ that еvеrу рrореrtу owner should еxресt from thе management company.

  • Dеtаіlеd аnd Organized  – Thіѕ is one оf thе рrіmе сhаrасtеrіѕtісѕ thаt a рrореrtу mаnаgеr muѕt have. Thе property mаnаgеr must соnduсt еvеrу tаѕk with іn-dерth information аnd knоwlеdgе. The property manager needs to know that thаt each tenant is mаkіng timely rent payments. To achieve that goal, the property manager must keep fіnаnсіаl rесоrdѕ and should provide a monthly statement to the landlord. The property manager must send late notices, рrосеѕѕ еvісtіоnѕ, ѕеnd communications аnd lеttеrѕ, muѕt keep trасk of the lеаѕе end-dates аnd while keeping up with required and scheduled details lіkе maintenance. A property manager hаs to lооk аftеr thе daily operations of a рrореrtу. Nesbitt Realty has the tools, experience and ability to track these details.
  • Adequate Lеgаl Knowledge – Having рrореr lеgаl knоwlеdgе іѕ a сruсіаl аѕресt оf property management. Your property manager has to not only know the Federal, state and local laws, but has to stay apprised of changes in the law as they occur. Nesbitt Realty is committed to staying abreast of legal updates and best practices in property management.
  • Commitment tо Work -Onе асhіеvеѕ grеаtеr satisfaction to wоrk when one knоwѕ thаt he has еmрlоуеd a dеdісаtеd рrореrtу mаnаgеr to hаndlе hіѕ property. Not оnlу ѕhоuld the mаnаgеrѕ hаvе еnоugh еxреrіеnсе іn the іnduѕtrу they are working, thеу should аlѕо have competent knоwlеdgе about thе іnduѕtrу. All thеѕе wіll еnаblе thе owner to еndоw a rеѕроnѕіblе property mаnаgеr tо lооk аftеr hіѕ business. Nesbitt Realty property managers understand that this vocation requires a 24-hour, 7-day a week commitment.
  • Exсеllеnt Communication Effісіеnсу – A рrореrtу mаnаgеr muѕt hаvе a hіgh dеgrее of communicating аbіlіtу. Onе оf the рrіmе tаѕkѕ оf the managers is tо kеер the tеnаntѕ hарру аnd соntеnt, and this is оnlу possible when the mаnаgеr is able to еffесtіvеly соmmunісаte.

Learn more about Nesbitt Realty property management

Our real estate agents are professionals dedicated to excellence in real estate.

Featured Properties For Sale

2050 Jamieson Ave #1102

Beautiful 1 BD w/ Den at the luxurious Jamieson. Spacious floor plan features HW flooring, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, GAS cooking, front loading washer/dryer. Enjoy spectacular views of DC Capitol and monuments.Amenities galore: fitness center, indoor pool, room/maid service, restaurant at the Westin Hotel for an extra fee.Walk to Metro, Whole Foods, nearby restaurants and more![$427,000 - Alexandria, VA 22314]

13347 Feldman Pl

RENOVATED AND UPDATED TH WITH 4 BEDROOMS AND 2.5 BATHROOMS /NEW CARPET, WOOD FLOORS, FRESH PAINT, UPDATES IN ALL BATHROOMS, NEW HVAC, NEW PLUMBING /SPACIOUS BEDROOMS, BASEMENT HAS 4TH BEDROOM WITH WALK-IN CLOSET & DEN & FULL BATHROOM /MASTER BEDROOM & MAIN FLOOR WITH SEPARATE PRIVATE BALCONY & FENCED BACK YARD /EASY ACCESS TO FFX CONNECTOR BUS & NEW HERNDON METRO WILL BE WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE /[$324,500 - Herndon, VA 20170]

7706 Jansen Dr

$30K PRICE REDUCTION!! /NEW ROOF 2016 /NEW HVAC 2016 /NEW UPDATES IN KIT /GRANITE COUNTERS /SS APPLS /NEW CERAMIC TITLE FLOORING /BEAUTIFUL WOOD FLRS /FRESH PAINT /UPDATED WINDOWS /UPDATES IN ALL BATHROOMS /RECREATION ROOM UPDATES /4TH BEDROOM /GARAGE WITH PLENTY OF STORAGE AREA /ADDITIONAL WORKSHOP ROOM IN GARAGE /HUGE BACKYARD FENCED /MOVE IN READY CONDITION /SEE VIRTUAL TOUR[$524,900 - Springfield, VA 22152]

Featured Properties For Rent

7941 Central Park Cir

Over 2100 square feet of living space in this well-maintained end unit townhome with 4bedrooms & 2.5 baths fireplace, deck, gas heat & cooking. Adjacent to park, close to Ft. Belvoir, bus to Huntington Metro, near schools, shopping, entertainment and major access routes.[$1,999 - Alexandria, VA 22309]

75 Reynolds St #216

Incredible value in an amenity-packed community w/deli, coffee bar,daycare & conv store. Near MARC Center, mall,bank,grocery store & much more. Beautifully Renovated by EOS**RENT INCLUDES UTILITIES CLUB HOUSE,POOL,FITNESS CENTER,TENNIS,VOLLEY BALL,MOVIE/DVD THEATER,SHUTTLE**One mile to Metro[$1,295 - Alexandria, VA 22304]

724 Armistead St

Townhouse with wood floors on 2 levels enhance bright feel of 2500 sq.ft. 3 level all brick TH in courtyard near DC, Old Town, Pentagon, Crystal City, Airport, Rosslyn. Updated kitchen w/bay window, tile floor, light wood cabs; 3 large BRS & 2 baths up, 4th BR or den LL w/bath; fpl in walkout rec room w/door to fence[$2,450 - Alexandria, VA 22312]

663 Armistead St

Beautiful Townhome, Freshly painted! Freshly renovated, hardwood floor on mail & upper level. Eat-in kit w/bay window, formal DR, huge LR, spacious MBR w/pvt MBA, 4th BR can be den, rec rm w/built-in cabinets & shelves, masonry fpl & wet bar opens to encl. patio. Express bus to Pentagon. Easy commuting to DC, shopping & restaurants. Available immediately! Check out the 3d virtual tour![$2,399 - Alexandria, VA 22312]

2451 Midtown Ave #1020

Stylish, wonderful view and great location,1BR 1BA.Granite counter top, stainless steel appliances and washer/dryer and carpet floors. Lots of features: gym, pool, party room and much more! Garage parking space included in rent! The most attractive feature of all IT IS ACROSS FROM HUNTINGTON METRO[$1,549 - Alexandria, VA 22303]

Just Listed in Northern VA

7215 Jillspring Ct #21c

Bright condo w/ brand new carpet & paint offers open floor plan with sunken living room, separate dining area, & tiled foyer entrance. Kitchen w/ space for a table & ample cabinet storage. Laundry room off kitchen. Master bedroom w/ full en-suite bath & WIC. Great amenities including tot lot, trash removal, water, ext. building maintenance & more. Located minutes to FFX PKY, 495, 95, & 395.[$233,130 - Springfield, VA 22152]

11785 Cotton Mill Dr

Perfectly priced 4BR/3 BA home situated in cul-de-sac.Beautifully updted gourmet ktchn w/SS appliances, granite c-tops, new paint, newer windows,hrdwd flrs & more! Main level boasts an open flrplan concept, making family get togethers a breeze! Close to Potomac Mills & Potomac Festival shopping malls, walking distance to public transportation,& close to I-95.[$360,000 - Woodbridge, VA 22192]

4071 Four Mile Run Dr #201

Pristine ground level condo in Shirlington. Hardwood floors welcome you into open floor plan, perfect for entertaining. Walk out to private patio. Gourmet kitchen has granite counters, breakfast bar and SS appliances. MBR features enormous walk-in closet. Washer/Dryer in unit. First Class amenities: pool, gym, club house and free shuttle to metro! Close to shops and dining at Shirlington Village.[$319,000 - Arlington, VA 22204]

3642 Gunston Rd #3642

Total Renovation of a upper Monroe. Sleek and stunning open kitchen with granite, stainless, custom wood cabinets, and pendant lights. Fine handsome plank bamboo floors, and sunny interiors throughout. Expanded bath with custom features galore including a front loading stacked washer/dryer in it's own closet. Expanded closet storage int the bedroom. Heated floors! A superb property!![$279,999 - Alexandria, VA 22302]

14297b Brushwood Way ##116

Beautiful and spacious townhome with garage/driveway. Stainless steel appliances,granite counters, hardwood floors. Luxury master bath with shower and sep soaking tub. Gas fireplace in family room Walk to shopping, dining, movie theater, library. Close to major commuter routes I-66 and Rt 29/29. Photos coming soon[$379,000 - Centreville, VA 20121]

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These neighborhoods have that special mixture of luxurious homes with a desirable location. Many of these neighborhoods are served by the area's best public schools.

  • Arcturus -- Along the Potomac River near George Washington Parkway
  • Arlington Ridge -- Overlooking the capital's river valley
  • Belle Haven -- An established neighborhood of distinctive homes
  • Chesterbrook -- Elegant homes on quiet streets in Mclean
  • Clifton -- A place to find your micro-mansion
  • Great Falls --- Impressive residences with large lots
  • Langley -- Great schools, quiet neigbhoods
  • Rivercrest -- Stately homes on the Arlingwood bluff
  • Seminary Hill -- Impressive homes on large lots close to town
  • Yacht Haven -- Boater's paradise on the Potomac
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There is a certain charm to a historic neighborhood that you cannot find elsewhere. Many of these neighborhoods date to the colonial era.

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It's fun to live close to shops and restaurants.

  • Aurora Hieghts --- Near the Pentagon at the center of the region
  • Ballston --- Ballston Common Mall is at the center of this community
  • Clarendon --- Market Common Clarendon has many shops and restaurants
  • Fair Lakes -- Home of the Fair Oaks Mall and many nearby restaurants
  • Old Town --Well-known for boutiques, shops and restaurants
  • Pentagon City -- The Fashion Center at Pentagon City is a multi-level indoor mall surrounded by shops and restaurtants
  • Springfield -- Springfield Mall is being renovated and replaced by a brand new shopping center
  • Reston -- Reston Town Center is one of many shopping attractions here.
  • Tysons Corner -- Home to Tysons Corner Mall and the upscale Tysons II Galleria
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