Our Buyers Journey

Finding Your Dream Home

Helping our clients successfully purchase a new home in the competitive DC metro real estate market takes experience and skill. We work with our clients to write winning offers and also don’t simply rely on the MLS to find our client’s next dream home. We fully utilize our extensive network to find what’s coming to market next, and have and clear understanding of what aspects of an offer will be well received for that winning bid. Read in more detail below how we help our client navigate the journey of buying their next home.

Local Expertise with Global Reach

The journey to your dream home begins with a personalized property search that matches your hopes and dreams with real estate listings in your neighborhood of choice. From analyzing market trends, to scheduling personal showings, The Shively Team will create a buyer experience tailored to your needs. We are committed to a smooth and successful transition to and from the Washington, DC metropolitan area.

Access to Off-Market and Private Listings

The Shively Team is uniquely positioned to access selected homes before they hit the public eye including confidential off-market inventory.


As your trusted advisor, we are well-versed in the art of financing. With a portfolio of lending partners available for home buyers of all price points, The Shively Team has a track record of success in matching home buyers with financial services that meet their unique needs.

Formulating an Offer and Contract Negotiations

Skilled and savvy negotiators, The Shively Team will apply proven strategies to successfully negotiate on the buyer’s behalf and navigate the buying journey with ease.

It’s in the Details

Inspections, repairs, moving, insurance, title services or whatever the need may be, the Shively Team will guide the buyer through the details by providing access to a trusted network of vetted professionals. The highest level of integrity, professional service, and leadership define us.

We look forward to answering questions and working with you!

Our team often works with our buyer clients to access off-market and private listing homes. Fill out the brief form below to contact us about leveraging this access and opportunity before listings hit the public MLS.

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Let’s Talk!

Contact us to discuss how we can help you find your dream home, and how our clients experience a smooth process from searching to submitting offers.

“Tracy has been such a gift to our home buying process! She came highly recommended to us as we were house hunting, and came through at every turn. I couldn’t recommend anyone more highly!”

– Charlotte D.