Alan has called the Washington, DC, area home since 1978, graduating from The American University in 1981. Living primarily in Potomac, Bethesda, Chevy Chase and Northwest Washington, DC, for the past 38 years, he is extremely knowledgeable about all the intricacies and benefits of the local area. President of his homeowner's association in Potomac for five consecutive years, he is well known among his clients, friends and colleagues as detailed, organized, honest, adaptable and engaging with a professional demeanor. His network of seasoned experts within the local community helps ensure a proactive, dedicated agent motivated to produce results. An easy going, though tenacious, problem solver using technology and advanced marketing resources and a vast pool of local specialists, Alan can skillfully consummate all real estate transactions on the best terms for his clients in a timely manner. Previously licensed as a Registered Securities Representative and licensed Insurance agent gave Alan expertise in complex transactions and enables him to provide the discriminating buyer the best in cutting-edge, skillful negotiating resulting in exceptional service and value. Working for his father, a civil engineer specializing in homes and housing developments, Alan learned at an early age what constitutes exceptional quality and value in a home and started his early enthusiasm in real estate. Owning residential, vacation and rental properties, his personal expertise becomes an asset to ensure success in your own real estate transactions. Alan's interests include music (drums since age 6), architecture, live entertainment, local history and culture, museums, the arts, local college sports, dining, cooking, travel and exercising. Currently his 3 children are in the Montgomery County school system where he volunteers in addition to his volunteer work with Alzheimer disease and underprivileged youth programs. As a member of the award-winning Burr Group, one of TTR Sotheby's highest producing and most experienced teams, Alan looks forward to putting his experience to work for you!