Eric Stewart started helping clients buy and sell real estate in 1987. His track record of over 2,200 homes sold places him in the top 1% of Realtors® in the nation (the top 200 out of more than 1,000,000 Realtors®).
Eric graduated from the University of Maryland, and now lives with his family in Potomac. Eric has lived and worked in the Washington, D.C. area for over 45 years: His knowledge of the local market is excellent. As a real estate investor from Maryland to Texas and as far west as Arizona and Hawaii, Eric is unsurpassed in his knowledge of the national market.
Eric also hosts The Eric Stewart Show, which airs on Sundays at 7:00 AM on 105.9 FM WMAL, where he discusses issues of real estate, senior housing options, mortgages, and economics.
“Thank you for all of the hard work you put into selling my house. The efforts by you and your capable and energetic staff were instrumental in finding a buyer in short order. Also, when looking for a new home, your ‘no pressure’ assistance and knowledge of the housing market in general—and specific homes in the neighborhood—gave us a comfort level that allowed us to focus on finding the right house for us.”—Adam
Years of Experience
Homes sold in 2012
Robert Garcia is Operations Manager as well as a licensed realtor. He focuses on Montgomery, Prince George’s, and Frederick counties. His attention to detail makes him a vital part of the day-to-day business of the company.
He is able to advise sellers and buyers of the current market conditions, negotiate contracts with all kinds of contingencies, and suggest the right third party vendors (such as home inspectors, lenders, handymen, and settlement companies). Robert is also effective in reaching out to the growing Hispanic community in the Washington area.
“We had worked with two other Realtors® and firmly believe if we did not meet Robert we would still be looking for a home. You were always there for us and many, many times went out of your way to get us access into a home.” -Jerry & Judy
Years in Real Estate
Goals in a Game
Debbie currently serves as a licensed Realtor® on Eric's team, specializing in the Potomac, Bethesda and Chevy Chase market. Having owned her home in Potomac for the last 20 years and raised her five children here, she knows the area well.
Debbie is very familiar with the challenges of relocation; she has moved more than 15 times in her life, having been raised in a military family and having married a navy doctor. She graduated from Seattle University, and later settled in the Washington D.C. area. She taught second grade for several years before changing to real estate. Debbie remains active in her children's schools and enjoys travelling with family, gardening, and reading.
“Debbie helped, advised, and remained calm during the process, helping us find and purchase our dream house. I can’t tell you how much I would recommend Debbie to anyone seeking to buy or sell a home. I can’t thank her enough!” -Scott
Years with the Group
Nick Chaconas is a DC area native growing up in Montgomery County. He has vast experience with REO/Foreclosures, Short Sales, First-Time Buyer, and Sellers during his 10+ years as a Realtor in MD, DC and VA.
Nick serves his clients’ needs implementing a holistic approach ensuring every detail of their transaction is addressed with utmost care.
"I was blown away by the spectacular service by Nick. Selling my home with his help was an absolutely fantastic experience - he was professional, knowledgeable, responsive, and just an all-around pleasure to work with. I would recommend him to anybody.”
Years of RE Experience
Best 18 Holes
Wills moved to Maryland from Orange County, California to help Maryland home buyers find the best home for them. He joined the Eric Stewart Team to assist Robert Garcia in managing the often complex operations of the team and ensure crucial details are covered in a timely manner to better serve our clients.
He is a graduate from Masters College and enjoys Photography, Running, and Teaching the Bible.
"Wills did a great job with our listing. There were a couple of challenges that he was able to work through and resolve. He explained everything through the process and seems very knowledgeable…" -George
Years Involved with BSF
Average Miles Driven/Week
A Montgomery County native, Mark joined the team to assist potential and past clients. He brings diverse experience, including strong technical skills and problem solving abilities. Mark left a job at the World Bank to join the Eric Stewart Team, and has also worked as an online marketing consultant for a local non-profit.
Bases Stolen in a Game
Immediate Family Members
Born and raised in the greater Washington D.C. area, Kristin joined the Stewart Group after 6 years of experience in nonprofit. By supporting the Stewart Group as Client Care Representative, Kristin ensures that each client enjoys a smooth process from prep to market by initiating clear communication, recommending vetted vendors, and assisting clients as questions arise. Kristin is also the Executive Director and co-founder with Eric Stewart of the MD nonprofit Widow Care Inc.
“Kristin is a bright, energetic, and dedicated person. I know she will go very far and achieve whatever goals she sets for herself.” - Paul Garver Director, Division of Museum Services. United States Holocaust Memorial
Years as Youth Mentor
Words/ Minute Typed
Cups of Coffee per Day
Born in Peru, Carmen Curtis came to the United States in 1989 and built a new life for herself. A single mother of 4 children, Carmen started working at Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. 10 years ago first as a receptionist, then managing the front desk, and it's staff of 8 people.
"Carmen is terrific, great at follow through, very nice. Carmen was my spiritual rock!" -Dianne
Years Believing in Jesus
Years in USA
A Native of Scotland, Susan Byrne joined the team in early 2011 to provide essential administrative support for the many initiatives the team pursues. In addition to coordinating the contractors preparing Eric's listings for the market, Susan also researches new promotional materials, plans special client events, and maintains our database. She also bakes amazing treats for the team.
Desserts Baked for Group
Wyntre (pronounced "Winter") has over 16 years of experience as a Realtor. Born in Korea, she moved to Northern Virginia but finally settled in Columbia, MD. She specializes in Howard County but also serves clients in Anne Arundel, Baltimore and Carroll counties.
Years RE Experience
Years Teaching ESL
Brenda Nguyen is a lifelong resident of Virginia and is a licensed Realtor in VA. She attended Virginia Commonwealth University and later earned her bachelor’s degree. Brenda focuses her efforts on listening, then tailoring to each clients needs in selling, buying or investing in Real Estate.
Brenda has 10 years experience in Real Estate appraisals from owning her own business which serves the VA, MD , and DC areas. Her background in property valuation has helped her with being market savvy with regards to pricing and neighborhood amenities within the DC metro area. She has an eye for detail with home renovations, which comes from her own personal experiences in buying and selling her own homes. Brenda lives in Reston with her husband and daughter.
Years as a Business Owner
Jim Beckley is a lifelong resident of Montgomery County and is a licensed Realtor in MD. He attended St John’s in Washington, DC and later earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland. Jim focuses his efforts on ensuring his clients receive the highest level of customer service.
Prior to joining the Eric Stewart Group, Jim owned a successful litigation support company. His background in running a business positions him well in navigating the many steps of a real estate transaction. He is a skilled negotiator who always pushes for the best result for his clients. Jim lives in Potomac with his wife and son/daughter twins.
Years as a Business Owner
Road Trip to Alaska