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Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors®

2022 REALTOR® of the Year


Joseph Himali

GCAAR’s 2022 REALTOR® of the Year is Joseph Himali, an active member for 23 years. Joseph served as GCAAR’s president in 2009 along with many years on both the GCAAR and DCAR boards of directors. He served for seven years on MRIS MLS’s board of directors before it became Bright MLS. He was named GCAAR’s Rookie of the Year in 1999, adding to his resume over time his GRI, CRS and CRB certifications along with other local awards and accomplishments.  

Joseph has a passion for bettering local real estate, as proven through his service to GCAAR and in Washington, D.C. with L’Enfant Trust, the D.C. Historic Society, D.C. Preservation League and National Trust for Historic Preservation. He’s well known for his TikTok channel, which has over 74,000 followers and more than 1M likes, for his informative videos about various real estate-related topics.