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Nancy Alert

 Principal Broker | Realtor 

Nancy Alert has been a Realtor and Real Estate Investor for 22 years in the DC Metro Area. Ms. Alert facilitates real estate transactions for Residential and Commercial clients. She is a tech-savvy, pro-active Realtor whose business acumen lands her at the top of her game as a Realtor/Associate Broker. 

A definite game-changer, Ms. Alert was nominated into RE/MAX Hall of Fame for earning over a million dollars in two years, highlighted in Who's Who in Black Washington DC, and featured as a technology innovator in Black Enterprise Magazine. Ms. Alert currently stars in a reality TV show “The Reality of Real Estate,” and is a columnist for E The Magazine for Today’s Female Executive, “Ask NancyEverything Real Estate.” Ms. Alert has contributed to several of HGTV's Designed to Sell and Property Virgins Shows. Nancy Alert is a committed, socially conscious businesswoman, who's dedication is shown through the way she represents and interacts with her clients and her community. 

Ms. Alert is dedicated to living her dreams while helping others realize theirs, one house at a time. She is a graduate of Howard University with a Bachelors’s degree in both Marketing and Environmental Science and Design. Ms. Alert currently resides at National Harbor, Maryland and loves fine dining, live music concerts, traveling, and hiking. Give me a call and let’s get started!

Nancy Alert, your Realtor in Arlington & the DC Metro Area.  There are many qualities and skills that go into being an excellent real estate professional - integrity, in-depth community and market knowledge, marketing savvy, effective negotiation skills, and a high-quality professional network, all of which are hallmarks of how I work. 

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Shenetta Malkia

  Licensed Property Manager & REALTOR® 

Shenetta Malkia SHCM® is a managing partner and the Director of Property Management for Nancy Alert & Associates dba the PMs of the City. Malkia is the PM of the city with over 20 years in property management, asset management and project management for rehabs and construction. She took on her new role as REALTOR in April 2017 with a desire to help clients navigate through the process without feeling pressured. Malkia focuses on the best possible solution in any circumstance. She's a patient, understanding, and Humanitarian who needed the help who now helps others. 

Malkia recently worked with Columbia Property Management helping restructure companies’ policies in accordance with DC housing laws. She holds the following licenses and certification in the area of real estate: MD & DC sales agent, District of Columbia Property Manager and SCHM certification in affordable housing. 

Malkia or #thepmofthecity to many is a native of Queens, N.Y. She attended AIU in Atlanta where she studied T.V & Film Production. She later matriculated to Bowie State University majoring in Business Administration. She is a nationally certified affordable housing property manager with her SHCM® designation and a member of proud of NARPM®. Working for buyers, sellers and investors, Malkia "Makes it Look Like Magic" Sales, purchases, lease-ups, rehabs, asset management and project management in both multi-family and the commercial are her specialties including relocation assistance. 


Her portfolios have ranged from 500 units to 1500 units. Ms. Malkia joined Nancy Alert & Associates as a Partner and the Director of Property Management. Increasing revenue and maintaining increased occupancy are her strengths. Dedicated to the needs of her clients, Ms. Malkia understands the meaning of service. Under promise and over deliver is her philosophy. 

In addition to her career in real estate, Shenetta is the Founding President and Executive Director of Empowerment Essence. Empowerment Essence a 501c3 organization located in Bowie Maryland dedicated to eradicating bullying and suicide beginning in Maryland & DC communities. Malkia is also a former Commissioner for Maryland's Governor's Commission for Suicide Prevention (2014-2019) 

Her vision for Empowerment Essence is a direct result of resilience and regained strength. “One Life Saved Is One Life Given.” Award Achievements include Agent of the quarter and agent of the year (American Income Life) 2014, Manager of the year 2016 & 2017 (Residential One), Community ambassador of the year VKN foundation 2016 and The Community Leader of the Year Speak Life Tour 2018.


Fun Fact: Shenetta Malkia is your former Ms. Maryland United States 2014 & Ms. international Maryland 2016 winning Ms. Congeniality in both 2014 & 2016.  When it's not about real estate it's about mental health.  #ThePMOfTHECITY  ~Shenetta Malkia SHCM

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