As a lifelong resident of Hampton Roads, my professional career started with the Virginia State Police as a Trooper. I later developed a passion for real estate and realized that the purchase of a home is one of the most important decisions that an individual or family could ever make.
My passion for real estate led me to obtain a real estate license in which I have now been licensed for over 12 yrs. I pride myself in being very familiar with the area and will use that to your benefit when buying or selling a home.
As an award winning realtor with over 12 years of residential home sale experience, I believe that trust and communication is the key to any successful real estate transaction. I will work tirelessly for my clients to ensure that their sale or purchase of their home is as smooth as possible. With so many real estate professionals available to choose from I believe my experience and commitment to my clients sets me apart from all others.
As your real estate agent, my goal is to provide you with an elite negotiation advantage, reliable local market information, and around the clock responsiveness.
I work with all types of people, including first time home buyers, experienced buyers, sellers, people who are relocating, and investors. I specialize in the Hampton Roads real estate market.
My aim is not merely assist you with your current purchase or sale of a home, but rather to be your lifelong realtor.
As your Realtor I am dedicated to producing and directing your next move.
You don’t need to know everything about buying and selling real estate if you hire me as your real estate professional. For the most part, we all cost about the same. Why not hire a person with more education? We’re all looking for more precious time in our lives, and hiring pros gives us that time.
Over 12 years of real estate experience and continue to strive for more. Why not hire an agent with more experience?
3. Neighborhood Knowledge
I possess intimate knowledge and I know where to find the industry buzz about your neighborhood. I can identify comparable sales and hand these facts to you, in addition to pointing you in the direction where you can find more data on schools, crime or demographics.
4. Price Guidance
Contrary to what some people believe, agents do not select prices for sellers or buyers. However, I will help to guide all my clients to make the right choices for themselves.
5. Market Conditions Information
As your real estate agent I can provide information about the market conditions, which will govern your selling or buying process. Many factors determine how you will proceed. Data such as the average per square foot cost of similar homes, median and average sales prices, average days on market and ratios of list-to-sold prices, among other criteria, will have a huge bearing on what you ultimately decide to do.
6. Professional Networking
I network with other professionals, many of whom provide services that you will need to buy or sell a home. I do know which vendors have a reputation for efficiency, competency and competitive pricing. I can give you a list of references of professionals with whom I have worked with to help you make a wise selection.
7. Negotiation Skills & Confidentiality
As your real estate agent, my goal is to provide you with an elite negotiation reliable local market information, and around the clock responsiveness. In addition to my negotiating skills, I have expansive knowledge of the Hampton Roads real estate market. I crunch numbers every day looking at comparable sales in the various cities of Virginia which I service. So with me you will always know where you stand in the marketplace
8. Handling Volumes of Paperwork
Today’s purchase agreements run 10 pages or more. That does not include the federal- and state-mandated disclosures nor disclosures dictated by local custom. Most real estate files average thicknesses from one to three inches of paper. One tiny mistake or omission could land you in court or cost you thousands. I will handle every aspect of your real estate transaction.
9. Answer Questions After Closing
Even the smoothest transactions that close without complications can come back to haunt. For example, taxing authorities that collect property tax assessments, doc stamps or transfer tax can fall months behind and mix up invoices, but one call to your agent can straighten out the confusion. Many questions can pop up that were overlooked in the excitement of closing. Worthy and honest agents don’t leave you in the dust to fend for yourself. I stand by always ready to assist you.
10. Develop Relationships for Future Business
The basis for my success and continued career in real estate are referrals. This emphasis gives me strong incentives to make certain clients are happy and satisfied. I will be there for you when you need to hire me again.
Member of Virginia Association of Realtors
Award Winning Agent
2010 Quality Performance Award Winner
Whether an experienced investor, homeowner or first-time home buyer, Action Realty can assist you in securing the right home in Hampton Roads. Our strong negotiation experience with respect for local knowledge will guide you through each step of the buying process. Determining your specific needs is important to you and we listen.
Our clients are assisted with selecting the right mortgage lender to determining a price range to simplify your home buying experience. This qualification will generate a pre-approval letter which show the seller that the buyer is a strong candidate giving an edge when negotiating on a home sale.
With the Real Estate market drastically changing it is paramount that we educate our potential buyers to assure they understand the type of buying market they will be entering and to assure buyers are able to team up with their agents during the buying process.
We value your time, and time is money. Action Realty offers you all of the latest tools and technology with which to customize listing previews of ALL homes currently on the market. Shopping for a new home should be an enjoyable experience, our agents are eager to help by managing your time and setting up home tours designed specifically for you.
Action Realty agents understand the importance of your investment by coordinating purchase contracts and disclosure forms as promptly as possible so you don’t miss out on an opportunity.
In this very competitive market, we will assess the type of negotiation and identify valued creating moves to help you be the selected buyer.
Action Realty understands the importance of your investments by coordinating home inspections, appraisals, title-work etc. Our team has the experience and professional affiliations in place to provide a seamless process as possible.
We will assure Buyer exercise Buyer’s Due Diligence and help Buyer review inspections and negotiate appropriate request.
Action Realty works closely with your lender of choice to assure that there are no miss steps and to assure a timely closing.
With escrow closing we work closely with closing agencies who strive hard and prepare all documents and record your property title with the state of Virginia. Closing day is a time of worry-free celebration with keys to your new home.
We will always be a phone call away to assist you with any recommended service providers for your new home whether it is for minor repairs of renovations.
Selling your house involves numerous steps that can be overwhelming. Especially if it’s your first time. The key to selling your home for the best price will be your agent. Our agents a trained and experienced to assist in many aspects of the sales. We are trained to follow each steps and boost your chances of having the most successful home sale.
Action Realty understands that selling a home is more overwhelming than most homeowners think. Hiring someone to represent you in what is probably your largest financial transaction. Our experienced real estate agents are qualified and will prioritize and look out for your best interests in all situations.
Whether you’re selling and buying at the same time or selling after buying, we offer a designed a home selling plan to help putting you in the best position for the most successful home sale.
Determining the value of your home is the most important part of the process however knowing upfront what your costs will be as a seller and your net proceed is just as important that is why we provide our sellers with all the information prior to listing your home.
Once the listing price has been determined now it is very important to pre your home to assure that we get every penny for your home sales. We will provide you with our best recommendations and suggestions to best showcase your home when ready to list.
Selling a home can take two to three months from start to finish or longer depending on market conditions, how much you list your home for, and how long it takes you to prep. We will help you set a timeline for everything that needs to be done before putting your house on the market to assure you don’t miss out on a hot market.
Having a home inspection completed before selling your house is one of the best investments you can make.
There are two reasons why:
- Potential buyers will feel more confident when submitting their offer.
- It reduces the chances of the buyer asking you to repair something after their offer is accepted.
The cost for a home inspection can range anywhere from about $300 to $700 (depending on the size of your home). Listing you home knowing that you have covered all aspect will give you the piece of mind and the confidence as a seller and will lead to a successful closing.
Getting ready to put your house on the market can be emotional.
But removing your emotional attachment will give you the best shot at selling your home for top dollar.
The goal is to attract buyers and sell your home for the best price in the shortest amount of time.
A great photographer will take quality photos that will make your home look better than it really is.
This means your photos (and the home’s price) will be the first thing home buyers see.
And professional photos that can maximize your home’s appeal will get more of those buyers interested.
Most real estate agents will include professional photos in their marketing plan, so you can expect your agent to coordinate the photo shoot.
Showing your home to prospective buyers is a key step in the selling process.
Being flexible and making it easy for buyers to tour your home will boost your chances of getting the best offer. Your representative will coordinate and confirm with you personally all the showings.
When a buyer is ready to proceed with an offer, they’ll put it in writing on a contract, also known as a “purchase agreement.” The offer is submitted by the buyer’s agent to your representative who will carefully evaluate and present to you all your best options.
Once you as sellers have accepted the best offer, your representative will coordinate all inspections, appraisals, and closing.
There will probably be 2-5 days between the time you sign and the day that the sale of your home is official. Your agent will schedule the buyer’s final walkthrough and assure that all steps have been completed for buyer to close. Once the sale is officially close the sale will be recorded and funded.
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David made our home buying experience more than we could have asked for! He was honest,efficient and went out of his way to make sure we got the home we desired. He will be our go to realtor from here on out!!
He listed our home and had it sold in one day for more
Our experience with Action Realty was been great. Our realtor was Mr. David Washington. He listed our home and had it sold in one day for more than what we anticipated.
Mr. Washington was also able to find my wife and myself the perfect home. He was very attentive to our needs and guided us through the process with ease.
If you want the best experience buying or selling your home, do not hesitate to check out Action Realty!!
David Washington has been completely comforting and made this an enjoyable experience
From day one David Washington has been completely comforting and made this an enjoyable experience. He was east to reach and willing to put in the time to make sure we found our perfect home.
David was always helpful and made this so incredibly easy for us
This was our first home buying experience and it couldn’t have gone any better. David was always helpful and made this so incredibly easy for us. We were very pleased!
Our Agent David Washington was amazing!
We love our new house! Our Agent David Washington was amazing! He was very informative and explained the entire process very well. He answered all our questions whenever they came to mind. He was very pleasant to work with and made our home buying experience wonderful! We got the home we wanted at our terms! Thank you!
305 Martha Lee Dr.
Hampton VA 23666