Washingtonian Magazine “Best Agent”
Washingtonian Magazine “ Agent”
GCAAR “Gold Award”
America’s 100 Real Estate Agents “ 1%”
Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES)
Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS)
Accredited New Urbanist (CNU)
Licensed in D.C., Maryland, and Virginia
Graduate, Realtor Institute (GRI)
B.S. in Finance B.S. Science from Virginia Tech
Accredited New Urbanist from the School of Architecture at the University of Miami
Vice Chairman of the of Directors singer the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, D.C.
Food & Friends
Rehoboth Beach Film Society
David is a skilled listing agent who helps his sellers understand how use the current market conditions generate the best price the shortest amount of time. He uses a consultative approach understand what his buyers are looking matches that the best properties . David’s clients have consistently raved about his responsiveness, market knowledge, friendly approach, fierce advocacy their behalf.
David works all kinds of clients, from first-time buyers sellers seasoned investors, a special focus livable neighborhoods empty nesters. Before he began his career real estate, David worked at AARP 13 years, where he led national efforts promote livable communities, including walkable neighborhoods, accessible housing, access transportation options, smart growth, mixed-use . He is a Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS), an Accredited New Urbanist from the School of Architecture at the University of Miami, a member of The Congress New Urbanism (CNU).
David takes his love of the its surrounding neighborhoods beyond buying selling—since moving D.C. 1998, he has lived Shaw; Logan Circle; U St.; Woodley ; Old Town, Alexandria; and Del Ray. He and his partner currently own a DC's Bloomingdale neighborhood. David is hooked HGTV real estate blogs, but he isn’t always thinking about . An avid traveler, David has visited continent including Antarctica.
What David's Clients are saying:
"I ’t recommend David Shotwell highly enough – besides his awesome personality, he brings great knowledge of the Washington D.C. market, 24/7 responsiveness, an excellent team of people him. selling, he helped me stage my place came an excellent comprehensive “out of the ” strategy that helped me elicit multiple offers close quickly. buying, he was of new listings, some even before they hit the market, provided options insights – plus lots of patience – which helped me find my new ."
- Dave, Columbia Heights
“I have used David Shotwell my last two real estate transactions, the first the of an Columbia Heights the , a of a condo Dupont Circle. both instances David was very knowledgeable of the local market as well as my specific properties versus the comparable inventory. This us develop an appropriate pricing strategy which David was extremely knowledgeable in both explaining executing. In both instances we received multiple offers over the asking price both transactions were closed short order minimal stress my part. His team was more than competent the coordination of the closing process, again eliminating stress me. I would definitely recommend David his team any real estate transaction. now that I have my two places, I will using him again shortly purchase my next .”
- Frank, Dupont Circle
"As a first-time buyer, I was looking an agent the industry intelligence, appreciation of my best interests patience me through the process from start finish – David encompassed all of that more.
.. David’s charm stems from a genuine desire make sure that his client is happy. David pointed out new opportunities, calmly explained lengthy loan documents, patiently listened my concerns provided thoughtful feedback.
My buying process was well-planned, swift without stress, primarily due David’s diligent follow- all parties, his consideration of my needs concerns his funny lighthearted . David is someone you want on your side when buying a . Whether it is your first or your tenth, he is someone who you trust get the job done ( make you laugh a couple of times along the way)."
- Matt, Logan Circle
"David Shotwell was totally outstanding and a complete professional. As empty nesters, it had been a while since we bought or a . He worked us through the process of selecting the right , guiding us through the complex process of offers/-offers, closing the deal. We are very happy customers.
I would recommend David to anyone."
- Julie & Rob, Alexandria