Chris Thompson – Owner
You deserve a real estate agent who gets the job done and is a pleasure to work with. Raised in a real estate family in the suburbs of Washington, DC, Chris Thompson has been a licensed Realtor since 2006and has a represented hundreds of sellers, buyers, renters and property managers in a wide array of real estate transactions. After graduating from Queens University of Charlotte, where he received a BA in Corporate Communications, Chris returned home to work alongside his dad, building a solid foundation of capability and compassion. Chris took over the team in 2017 and has made a seamless transition to team leader, growing the team with solid agents and helping even more people. In the end, it’s about more than results, it’s a matter of achieving great results and having made the entire experience as pleasurable as possible for our clients! Chris is the area expert and is known as a consistent leader with a reputation for tenaciously protecting his clients’ interest. Savvy negotiations and cutting-edge marketing strategies like Geo-Fencing & Tracking, uncompromising integrity, energy and hard work is the bedrock of Chris’ services. That’s to his exceptionally loyal clientele, personal referrals and repeat business form the foundation of his career.
In his short time as team leader he has won the ReMax Platinum Award 2 years running & received the “10 Best Real Estate Agents” award. His contributions back to the community are being a proud sponsor of the Montgomery County Farm Bureau, 4H, varies booster clubs & Louyaa Sports teams to name a few.
As a lifelong Maryland resident Chris is extremely knowledgeable about all the local markets. In his down time, Chris loves to spend time with his wife and 6 kids, traveling and being outdoors.
Alan Black / Agent
Alan was born and raised in Washington, DC, he looked for an opportunity to utilize his proven skills in business, sales, marketing and negotiating agreements in combination with his interest in design and construction, in a way that would provide a competitive advantage for clients and honestly, in a way that would require very few employees. In 2005 Alan successfully negotiated the sale of CPSI, acquired his real estate license and joined Long & Foster Real Estate.
While at Long & Foster, Alan earned the Presidential Sales Award, served as a Regional Green Ambassador, became an Eco Broker and LEED AP (leadership in energy and environmental design – accredited professional). Pursued by REMAX in 2009 Alan became convinced that the Remax business model was a better fit for him and his clients. Since joining Remax Alan has become a certified default resolution specialist, helping with financially challenged clients/properties, and is a member of the Capital Area Association of Realtors’ – Green Committee.
Alan and his wife Kimberly reside in Germantown, Maryland, where they continue his parent’s legacy through daily example and teaching of their 3 children and 2 grandchildren, the importance of integrity, responsible actions and service to others.
Patty Vasco / Agent
David Nocket / Agent
Dave Blankenship / Agent
A lifelong Washingtonian, Dave Blankenship has spent the last 26 years in Montgomery County with his wife and 4 kids. He is an Army veteran and the director of Germantown Wrestling, a youth wrestling program he founded in 2011. Prior to selling real estate Dave worked with Fortune 500 companies all over the United States as a long contract negotiator. His vast contract knowledge and persistence will help make your real estate transaction a success. He is a great addition to the Rick & Chris Thompson Team.
Ashley Bartlett / Agent
As a Montgomery County native, Ashley is extremely knowledgeable about the Montgomery and Frederick County areas. Born and raised here in Montgomery County, she graduated from Damascus High School in 2005 and immediately began cosmetology school. Shortly after finishing her cosmetology program she began working at a prestigious salon in the Kentlands. Her job as a creative director allows her to exercise her creative thinking, multitasking, and customer service skills. Through these experiences, Ashley discovered her true passion is working with people. “At the end of the day, putting a smile on someone’s face is incredibly satisfying.”
While Ashley was developing her professional career, she got married, bought a home in Ijamsville, and had four beautiful daughters. It was during the purchase of her home that her interest in the real estate field surfaced. “The prospect of helping others find the place they would call HOME is extremely exciting. The home buying process should be a happy and exciting time!”
One of Ashley’s favorite hobbies is Obstacle Course Racing (OCR). The self motivation, training, and teamwork involved in OCR has helped in her professional endeavors. Ashley is very excited to join the Rick & Chris Thompson Team and help you find your dream home!
Lacey McGrew / Agent
Lacey grew up in Montgomery county and graduated in 2004 from Einstein High School. While in high school Lacey discovered her love of real estate when her aunt became an agent. She enjoyed looking at all the different houses and listening to her aunt negotiate contracts. After high school, Lacey attended 2 years of college but decided her true passion was real estate, so she obtained her license in the summer of 2006. Lacey took some time off after recovering from a liver transplant and since has picked up her career after never losing the passion & desire to help families find their next homes! Lacey lives in Mt. Airy with her husband and 3 young sons. She is a healthy transplant survivor who dedicates her time to helping others dealing with the same situation. She enjoys exercising, crocheting,
watching her boys play sports, and volunteering at her sons’ school. She also enjoys volunteering at her local church. Lacey is very organized, meticulous, and a dedicated worker as she puts customer needs & requests above all. She loves making people happy and is passionate about helping her clients find their perfect home. Lacey enjoys being part of the Chris Thompson Team and is looking forward to finding you the perfect home.
Chris Thompson Team specialize in the sale of Maryland properties with an accomplished career of over
30 years of experience. Thanks to the team’s extensive expertise, we offer in depth knowledge of
Maryland real estate markets which truly set us apart.
Clients rely on our experience and professionalism to guide them. Our exceptional service is rewarded
with over 80% repeat and referral business. In keeping with out goal to ensure a smooth and successful
transaction for all our clients, we have assembled a talented support team that is readily available to
consult, advise, negotiate, and oversee transactional details. The Chris Thompson Team will cater to
your needs and exceed your expectations, we look forward to helping with your next move.