Meet The Owners
As a former Marine, Mike Crosby takes pride in having a remarkably expansive skill set. His desire to take advantage of every opportunity to self-improve and operate at the highest level of standards and integrity is quite evident given any amount of time spent with him. Mike has a true passion for helping people by always doing the right thing and placing the needs of others well above his own.
Mike’s skill set translates well to the real estate industry and as a Real Estate Broker he’s applied these skills and attributes to become one of the industry’s most knowledgeable and successful brokers in the DC Metropolitan area. Mike is licensed in DC, Maryland, Virginia and Florida and has a very diverse portfolio, experienced in all aspects of real estate. Some of his many accolades include certification as an instructor by the state of Virginia to teach Contracts, Principles of Agency, Property Law, Financing, Valuations, Market Analysis, and VA Law & Regulations.
Mike takes his responsibilities seriously as a broker and instructor and ensures that every student and agent is highly trained and proficient in all facets of real estate. This can be evidenced by the outstanding level of service Homestead Realty agents provide their clients. Mike’s tutelage can also be found in a great majority of agents in the metropolitan area as he’s taught and helped 100’s of would be agents get licensed and get started in the real estate industry.
Homestead agents receive vigorous training in Marketing, Financing, Photography, Real Estate Board Contract forms, Settlements, New Homes, Land Development and Commercial Real Estate to name a few. They are held to the same level of standards Mike acquired in the Marine Corps. As such, Homestead Realty has earned a sound reputation of professionalism, in-depth knowledge and integrity.
In his spare time, Mike has been serving his community working as a law enforcement officer and coaching football for the Gainesville Haymarket Youth Football League, Gainesville Middle School and Brentsville District High School.
Joseph Curran is one of our partners at Homestead Realty. He holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree with the University of Richmond and a Juris Doctor from George Mason University School of Law. As an attorney, Joe Curran has been practicing law for over thirty years and is a co-founder of the Curran and Whittington Law Firm, experienced in personal injury, commercial, and real estate law.
David Baird is a partner at Homestead Realty. David Baird went to the University of Pittsburgh and graduated with a degree in Civil and Structural Engineering. He holds a Masters of Business Administration from George Mason University. In 1996, he started his own company called Homestead Building Systems located in Bristow, Virginia.