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Todd Bissey (John C. Formant RE)

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Premier Agent

Realtor / THE BISSEY TEAM, Real Estate Salesperson License (14 years experience)

26 Recent Sales (last 12 months)

Specialties:
Buyer's Agent,
Listing Agent,
Relocation,
Home Staging & Remodeling

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09/22/2014 - ScottPayne715
Bought a Multi Family home in 2008 for approximately $350K in Near Northeast, Washington, DC.

Todd helped my buy a place in NOMA in 2008. He was great and patient as we looked at a ton of places in my relatively narrow price range.

Once we found the place, he managed the negotiation and closing extremely well - connecting with housing inspectors and mortgage brokers to help lock everything down.

After, he helped oversee a significant renovation project.

Todd was great - I recommend him highly.

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09/18/2014 - dominique08
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 in Anacostia, Washington, DC.

I had a lovely experience working with Todd. As a young, first time home buyer I was pretty nervous about the whole thing, but from the time he showed me the house through the bidding, home inspection, loan process, and closing, Todd and his dad were great. Todd was patient, able to answer all of my questions and connect me to resources, and always just a text away. I also appreciated how I was able to view and sign documents electronically with John C. Formant. Thanks Todd!

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09/16/2014 - user12345567
Bought a Condo home in 2012 for approximately $375K in Near Northeast, Washington, DC.

Todd was my real estate agent during the search (and closing on) of my current home in Washington DC. He was courteous, professional and extremely knowledgeable of the DC area during my entire search.

Working with other real-estate agents, I often felt there was pressure to move more quickly than I was comfortable with and make an offer each time I was shown a home. This was never the case with Todd. His casual, friendly demeanor was a welcome change from my experience with other agents in the DC area.

I would (and often do) highly recommend working with Todd.

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09/07/2014 - allisonclausen1
Bought a Condo home in 2011 for approximately $500K in Capitol Hill, Washington, DC.

Todd helped us find our first apartment and then represented both us and the seller when we bought our home. He did a ton of work with the seller to get the house ready. He is very hands on. He also negotiated a significant price reduction and reduced his overall commission on our behalf. He also wrote up our contract on New Years Day. We were very impressed with him and glad to work with him.

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08/26/2014 - bbuckley38
Showed home in 2009 in Capitol Hill, Washington, DC.

As a first time home buyer, I was grateful that Todd was there to help answer my questions and explain the process to me in a way that was easy to understand. Todd was patient with me and worked to help me find a home with a price that I could afford. He also works with an excellent team with his father Stan who is very knowledgeable about the market in DC and offers more than 20 years of experience in real estate acquisition. I highly recommend Todd to any potential home buyer or home seller.

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08/09/2014 - user13330749
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $500K in Capitol Hill, Washington, DC.

We met Todd on Zillow, he was the agent for a beautiful townhouse we knew was right for us. It was one of those instinctive moments and we chose Todd after talking to him, with no referrals and no online reviews. From the moment we went to see the house to closing the deal, we couldn’t be happier that Todd was our agent. The entire process took less than a month and we couldn’t believe how smooth the process was. Todd informed us everything we needed to know about the house, and was a great liaison with the selling agent. He was available at anytime to work with us to get all the paperwork done each step of the way. Most paperwork, signatures, confirmation happened online and instantaneously. Todd has a good knowledge on house designs and has genuine interest in buildings. He went into the crawl space and on top of the roof with the inspector to take a hard look at the house structure and worked with us effortlessly with all the house issues before and after the closing date. Most importantly, Todd is very resourceful agent with credible inspectors, electricians, plumbers etc that he uses for his own house and for his clients. As a first time buyer, just to have peace in our minds, we also did our own search to get multiple bids. We ended up getting most of his referrals to do our house jobs. Todd is a very honest person, if he doesn’t know something, he won’t give an answer that you would like to hear – instead he will get someone who will have an honest answer. This made the whole process made us at ease. We were very fortunate enough to find an ideal house without months of searching, but everything after that was smooth and fast because of Todd.

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08/09/2014 - mgdance
Sold a Condo home in 2003 in Near Northeast, Washington, DC.

I love working with Todd. He's able to imagine possibilities, suggest many options and stay open to the process start to finish. It's great to work with someone who really takes my needs and economic situation into consideration. He moved swiftly when we needed to and found us a house that fit us perfectly. In our housing market, that level of service is a must. Bravo all around.

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07/28/2014 - shoverter
Sold a Condo home in 2005 in Capitol Hill, Washington, DC.

Todd is wonderful -knowledgeable, available, and always ready to help with questions. He helped us sell our condo on Capitol Hill and we got much more money for it than we had expected to!

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07/21/2014 - graypony
Sold a home in 2005.

Todd Bissey has served me repeatedly over the nine years since he and his father Stan helped me purchase property in D.C. My return business is due to the extensive and full service he provides. He service comes in many forms: keeping me aware of trends in the market, providing potential service vendors, showing properties, bringing together associates of Formant Real Estate to follow through with transactions, helped me to find tenants for rental, and so much more. He has earned my trust, and I highly recommend him.

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07/14/2014 - srittling
Bought a Condo home in 2009 for approximately $575K in Near Northeast, Washington, DC.

Todd does a tremendous job of picking up on your tastes and/or needs and then helping guide you through the process of finding the right house. Todd is not pushy and out for a commission. He had the opportunity to sell us a lemon and steered us clear of what would have been an unmitigated disaster. My husband and I would recommend Todd to anyone looking in the DC area.

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Response from Todd Bissey on 07/15/2014

Sarah - I'm so glad you allowed me to talk you and Patrick out of buying that Redfin listing on G Street. Plus, we negotiated the price down $45,000 on your current house, so you didn't have to spend more to get a much larger and all around better house. Congrats on your new job! Would love to catch up with you guys before the end of summer to raise a glass.