About Us

Ash McGinty | AM is a technology-focused green real estate brokerage practicing in the District of Columbia, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina and South Carolina. As a green brokerage, we adopt principles, policies and practices that improve the quality of life for our clients, agents, employees, communities, and the environment.

AM Mission Statement

Ash McGinty is committed to delivering a high level of expertise, client service, and attention to detail to the buying, selling and leasing of residential and commercial real estate. We will place the best interests of our clients, agents, employees, communities, and the environment ahead of our own in each and every transaction, as we are dedicated to the development of long term relationships.

AM Core Values

Environmentally conscious in the way we source and market our services and run our operations and offices.

Socially equitable and committed to extraordinary practices that benefit the well-being of our employees, agents, clients, and the greater community.

Accountable for our work by continually improving and tracking our progress, and operating with radical transparency in every facet of our business.


Dana Ash-McGinty | Founder, Principal Broker

Ash McGinty & Co. is an environmentally responsible and socially conscious real estate and marketing company based in Washington, DC.

Ash McGinty & Company was founded by Upper Northwest Washington DC resident and seasoned Broker/REALTOR® Dana Ash-McGinty. Dana has 15+ years experience in both residential and commercial real estate. Her sales experience spans the gamut with single family homes, condos, townhomes, multi-family and land sales. She has also been involved in multiple development, re-zoning, and condo conversion projects.

$500+ Million sold in residential & commercial real estate

Dana has sold well over $500 million in real estate in multiple states and managed/trained a 600+ real estate agent roster nationally as the previous Principal and Managing Broker of one of the country’s largest African-American owned real estate brokerages. At various times through-out her career, Dana has acquired and maintained Principal Broker and brokerage real estate licenses in DC, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Louisiana.

Additionally, Dana was the Founder of a continuing education real estate school located in Atlanta, GA. During her tenure, she was an instructor, teaching Georgia Real Estate Commission approved courses that she created.

Dana is an accomplished author, speaker, trainer, noted CNN expert and a true real estate authority who has built a stellar reputation. She is well-versed in online and strategic marketing and is committed to staying abreast to the latest in both marketing and tech trends to ensure that her properties are successfully and effectively marketed.

Real Estate author, speaker, and noted CNN expert.

As a proud Washingtonian, Dana is committed to serving her community. Dana Ash-McGinty and the McGinty Family are deeply rooted in the constructs of Northwest DC, specifically, North Portal Estates, Petworth, and Takoma and previously owned the historic Takoma Theater.

Dana Ash-McGinty and her husband Dr. Dana McGinty, known as "The Danas".
Dana Ash-McGinty and her husband Dr. Dana McGinty, known as “The Danas”.

“My grandparents purchased a home soon after moving to this country. This dramatically changed my familial trajectory. Leveraging real estate has been in my family’s DNA for three generations.” -Dana Ash-McGinty

This former beauty queen of Bahamian descent was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. She holds a BA in Sociology from Clark Atlanta University. She splits her time between homes in DC, Atlanta and Naples (FL) with her husband, a highly regarded Washington, DC internal medicine physician. Ironically, Dana’s husband is also named Dana. Socially they are referred to as “The Danas”.

Dana Ash-McGinty is a member of the following organizations:

Civic Organizations
Greater Washington Urban League
National Council of Negro Women

Community Organizations
Civic League of North Portal Estates
Shepherd Park Citizens Association

Professional Organizations
African American Real Estate Professionals (AAREP)
Black Women In Media
Council of Real Estate Brokerage Managers (CRB Council)
DC Association of Realtors
DC Chamber of Commerce
Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors (GCAAR)
Internet Marketing Association
Metropolitan Regional Information Systems (MRIS/Bright MLS)
National Association of Female Executives (NAFE)
National Association of Realtors (NAR)
Women in Technology/WIN (Washington, DC Chapter)


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