James Nastus

James Nastus

About James
James brings to the Capital Estate Group a unique blend of both professional and life experience. Fresh off a decade during which he lived abroad and traveled extensively, James’ intrepid spirit and willingness to take on any challenge serves both his clients and the team well.

The world of knowledge and lifetime of experiences he gained on this epic adventure are further strengthened the ten years he spent working a global firm where he integrated, highly targeted, and experiential campaigns nonprofit and corporate clients. His intuitive understanding of how to influence and an audience make him a poised and confident advocate—ensuring that his clients’ voices are heard.

James leverages an in depth knowledge of real estate and strong analytical reasoning skills and combines them with balanced judgment and a keen insight into his clients and their goals. He has a reputation being calm under pressure while seamlessly navigating complex and high-stress situations.

Having graduated from George Mason University with a B.A. in Economics, before moving into the District in 1999, James is the consummate Washingtonian. His credentials also include stints on Capitol Hill, owning and restoring a classic Victorian rowhouse in Columbia Heights.

His love of Washington, DC stems from his appreciation of the cultural diversity of its residents, the stunning architecture, and the city’s European livability.