Scout Properties provides adept, experienced real estate services in the District of Columbia. We are committed to providing unparalleled customer service in all aspects of our business, including residential property management, community association management, and residential sales.
Whether you are a high-powered government official or a summer intern, our goal is the same: to become your helpful, local real estate partner for years to come.
Our staff, licensed agents & property managers put your needs and goals first. We are committed to a quality-over-quantity approach. Delivering the best possible service to our clients means not taking on more work than we can manage effectively. For that reason, we focus only on Washington, DC’s central corridor, and do not work in Virginia or Maryland.
Sergio Herrera, GRI, CMCA Managing Broker & OwnerRead More
Sergio Herrera is Scout Properties’ Principal Broker and Founder. After earning his Master’s Degree in Recreation, Park & Tourism Sciences from Texas A&M University in 2003, Sergio moved to the DC region to work for the National Park Service. Enamored by the city’s history and unique architecture, Sergio transitioned into the real estate world and never looked back. Sergio is a Graduate of the REALTOR® Institute (GRI) and a Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®).
Sergio resides in the Brookland neighborhood of DC with his husband, two cats and dog. During his personal time, Sergio can be found cooling off in swimming holes, socializing with friends at local watering holes and traveling through wormholes.
Stephen Spencer Senior Property Manager & Licensed AgentRead More
Stephen Spencer is a Sales Associate & Senior Property Manager of Scout Properties. Born in New York, Stephen made DC his home after graduating from The George Washington University in 2008 with a major in Sociology. He was drawn to real estate after purchasing and restoring a historic Arts & Crafts style bungalow in 2010. Visiting and listing unique properties in all four quadrants of DC is his favorite part of the job. Stephen currently lives in Hyattsville, Maryland with his wife and two dogs. He is an avid cyclist and competitive cyclocross racer.
Kelly Moss Southall Transition Coordinator & Licensed AgentRead More
Kelly serves a vital role with Scout Properties as its lead Sales/Leasing Associate and Transition Coordinator. Catch him if you can, because he is always on the road visiting properties, meeting with new clients and helping prospective tenants find a new place to call home. Kelly moved to DC in 2006 to join Washington, D.C.’s premier contemporary dance company, Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company, where he serves dual roles as a dancer and the Associate Artistic Director. His international performance opportunities with the company through the US Department of State have taken him all over the world, where he uses talent and skills to engage in meaningful cultural exchanges and diplomacy. Kelly received his Master’s Degree from George Washington University in 2013, while working as adjunct faculty.
John Kwamya Property Manager & Licensed AgentRead More
John Kwamya was born in Montgomery County, but grew up in the Hudson Valley of New York. John has been involved in property management since his high school glory days, helping his family manage properties in Beacon, New York and Waterbury, Connecticut. John became a leasing agent in 2012 and earned his DC Real Estate license in 2015. John is an avid Manchester United and NY Red Bulls fan. John loves live music, collecting records and manning the grill in all weather.
John Thompson Property Manager & Licensed AgentRead More
The newest member of our staff (joined 2016), John serves as a Sales/Leasing Associate & Property Manager for Scout Properties. John is exceptionally personable and loves to be as “hands on” as possible.
Born and raised in Southern Maryland, John enjoys watching a good soccer match, cheering for the Baltimore Ravens, exercising, and exploring the city.
Maxwell Behrens ComptrollerRead More
Max came to Scout Properties as a business consultant in 2014 and liked it so much he converted to a full-time staff member by the end of the year. A native of Minnesota, Max was educated at Tulane and Harvard Universities before settling in with his wife in Southwest DC. When not at work, Max can be found at Nationals Park, the Kennedy Center, or volunteering with Brookland’s own Troop 98.
Khadijah Anderson Property Manager & Licensed AgentRead More
Khadijah was born and raised in Washington, DC. She has intimate knowledge of the District of Columbia and all of the changes during the past two decades. Khadijah brings a strong set of organization skills and a diverse set of life experiences, like when she spend some time in China teaching English. Khadijah is a licensed salesperson in the District of Columbia.
Nia Newsome Licensed AgentRead More
Nia originally hails Baltimore, Maryland. Graduating from the University of Maryland, Nia gained her initial real estate experience in settlement and title field. She brings a steady and patient presence to the Scout Properties team.
During her personal time, Nia enjoys traveling, culinary experimentation, and cheering on her favorite sports teams – Go Terps!
Irina Royter Office ManagerRead More
Irina serves as the Office Manager here at Scout Properties. In 2006, she moved from Ukraine to Washington, DC to pursue a career in international, non-profit program management. In 2011, she moved back overseas to pursue a postgraduate certificate in International Business Practice, working in London and other places along the way. In 2013, DC beckoned her “home” and she is now a proud homeowner in the historic Eckington neighborhood. In her free time, Irina loves to travel, near and far. She likes to read, learn new languages – favorite new German word is “krankenwagen.” She is grateful for her amazing group of friends here in DC!
Benjamin Sanders Realtor & Property ManagerRead More
Ben serves as a Sales/Leasing Associate and Property Manager for Scout Properties. Born and raised in South Central Pennsylvania, Ben moved to Washington, DC in 2012 to attend The George Washington University, where he majored in Theatrical Design and Dance. In his free time, Ben works with Washington, D.C.’s premier contemporary dance company, Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company, where he serves dual roles as a dancer and the technical coordinator. Ben likes pizza.
Theresa Zivanovic Association ManagerRead More
Theresa serves as the Association Manager for Scout Properties. Born and raised in the DC Metropolitan area, Theresa has been a property manager in DC, Maryland, and Virginia for over 30 years. In her free time, Theresa travels extensively, reads about the history of everything, and makes custom miniatures. Theresa likes books and cooking (especially Thai). And cats.
We encourage you to contact us anytime—we are here to help you. Call (202) 506-4632 during normal office hours (Monday-Friday, 9am to 4pm) to speak to a friendly and devoted member of our staff.
Our Services Include
- Residential Rental Property Management
- Community Association Management
- Residential Sales and Leasing
Our Strengths Include
- Clear communication
- Timely follow-up
- Attention to detail
- Unwavering honesty
The team at Scout Properties is great at what they do. Sergio (the owner) is very persistent, so for people needing to get something done on a timeline and having particular specifications, Sergio is your guy. They’re also a fun bunch, which helps the process move more smoothly and made me feel really comfortable with all of this real estate stuff.