CHEVY CHASE, MD - Industry veteran Joseph Himali has joined the company as an associate broker. From 2004 - 2016, Joseph ran his own independent real estate brokerage best known for representing Washington’s “best addresses,” historic and architecturally significant homes in the nation’s capital. Long respected as a boutique real estate firm providing the highest level of customer service, Himali is an ideal fit with Sotheby’s International Realty®, which is recognized globally as a leader in luxury real estate services.
“I am thrilled to represent TTR Sotheby’s International Realty,” said Himali. “I look forward to leveraging my in-depth knowledge of real estate and relationships in the DC market in conjunction with Sotheby’s renowned and robust worldwide marketing platforms to gain global exposure for my clients buying or selling luxury real estate.”
A DC native deeply invested in the area, Joseph’s real estate career has spanned nearly two decades. During that time he not only founded his own real estate brokerage but also created (and served as president of) the Independent Real Estate Brokers Alliance (IREBA). He has served on the board of directors of the largest MLS in the world (the Metropolitan Regional Information System, Inc., better known as MRIS®) and currently serves on the Board Advisory Forum of MRIS®. He has the distinct honor of having been elected by his peers to serve as past president of the Greater Capital Area Association of REALTORS® (GCAAR) and served for seven years as a member of the board of directors of the District of Columbia Association of REALTORS® (DCAR®). He also has served on the board of the Capital Area Realtor Federal Credit Union, and in 2014, he received the "Master Networker" award from Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate. Joseph’s real estate career was propelled to success in 1999, when he won the "Rookie of the Year" award for having sold more properties than any other first year licensee in Washington. DC. and Montgomery County that year.
“I look forward to being part of the Sotheby’s International Realty® family,” Himali said. “The worldwide recognition and prestige of Sotheby’s is invaluable, as clients around the globe recognize Sotheby’s International Realty® as the premier name in luxury real estate sales.”