Darrin Davis' Background
Darrin D. Davis is the Principal Broker/Owner of Anacostia River Realty. He has been successfully active in the Washington, DC Metropolitan real estate market for over a decade. Darrin was a top producing Realtor with Capitol Hill's Prudential Carruthers Realtors. He was selected to be in Prudential's Sales Honor Society in 2006. He has a firm knowledge of the real estate market in both the Southeast and Northeast neighborhoods of Washington, DC. Darrin recently completed taping the HGTV series, "My First Sale".
Darrin, who has lived and sold real estate east of the Anacostia River since 2002, is in high-demand as Anacostia's neighborhood expert. He conducts a Homeowner's Walking Tour of the area every Spring & Fall. The tour showcases housing opportunities that are available in Wards 7 and 8 of Washington, DC to potential residents. In 2009, he formed the highly successful Anacostia River Realty Homebuyer's Club. The group meets once a month to discuss different aspects of the home buying process. The group's online facebook membership boasts over 1,000 members world-wide.
He is a vocal and active member of his community. He was recognized by Washington, DC's former mayor, Anthony Williams, as Main Street Anacostia's Volunteer of the year in 2004. He is affiliated with R.E.E.L. (River East Emerging Leaders), a member of Main Street Anacostia, a board member of the Anacostia Coordinating Committee, and a member of Ward 8 Democrats. He also currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Washington, DC Chapter of the Washington Real Estate Broker's Association and Ward 7 Business and Professional Association. Having attended Howard University, education has played a great part in Darrin's success. He has held a District of Columbia Substitute Teaching license since 1999. Each month he gives back to his community by mentoring students at two of the District of Columbia's Public Schools; Anacostia's Benjamin Orr Elementary and Capitol Hill's Maury Elementary. He has also been tapped to serve on the founding Board of Directors for Washington, DC's Public Charter School, Bertha B. Williams Academy. Darrin took a break from real estate in late 2007 and 2008 to become politically active in the Democratic Party. He worked for both U.S. Presidential Democratic candidates, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama. He spent the summer of 2008 in Anchorage, Alaska working on a winning U.S. Senate race. Inspired by Secretary of State Clinton's superior work-ethic and President Obama's historic win, Darrin returned to Washington after the November 2008 presidential election and fulfilled a long-held dream of opening his own realty company, Anacostia River Realty.
About Anacostia River Realty
The Anacostia River is a river in the Mid Atlantic region of the United States. It flows from Prince George's County in Maryland into Washington, D.C., where it joins with the Washington Channel to empty into the Potomac River. It is approximately 8.4 mi (13.5 km) long. The name "Anacostia" derives from the area's early history as Nacotchtank, a settlement of Anacostan Native Americans on the banks of the Anacostia River. Anacostia River Realty is changing the face of east of the Anacostia River living by showcasing the best the area has to offer in housing, services and upcoming development plans. Neighborhoods east of the Anacostia River encompass many areas; from Deanwood, to Fort Dupont and Hillcrest; Barry Farms to Congress and Randle Heights, Bellevue and Washington Highlands. These neighborhoods are a hidden paradise within the city of Washington, DC. Anacostia is the most famous neighborhood in the Southeast and Northeast quadrants of the city. It is also located east of the Anacostia River, which it is named after. Anacostia River Realty formalizes residential, development and commercial real estate transactions. They provide quality and professional real estate services exclusively to neighborhoods east of the Anacostia River. In 2010, Anacostia River Realty launched its property management division, River East Property Management. It provides tenant-locating and property management services for residential houses, condominiums, and apartments in neighborhoods east of the Anacostia River. Darrin D. Davis, a licensed Realtor with over a decade of residential sales, property management and commercial real estate experience, is the Principal Broker/Owner. The company officially opened in January of 2009. In its first year and a half of operation the company has quickly become the leader in affordable real estate sales east of the Anacostia River. Their office is located at 2412 Minnesota Avenue SE, Suite 204 in the Anacostia neighborhood of Washington, DC.
Anacostia River Realty formalizes residential, development, property management and commercial real estate transactions to neighborhoods east of the Anacostia River in Washington, DC.