Elissa Shapiro is a licensed Realtor® in Maryland, DC, and Virginia. For years, Elissa has been overseeing the financial operations of Modern Capital. With the continued growth in Michael’s business, she became a licensed agent to assist the many mid-century modern enthusiasts that seek out Michael’s expertise.
With her B.B.A. in Accounting and 25 years of financial experience, Elissa is an expert on the numbers side of real estate, managing rental properties and overseeing all financial aspects of major house renovation projects. Before beginning her career in real estate, Elissa was a controller for a major non-profit foundation and held corporate accounting positions, including at PageNet, one of the leading paging companies at the time.
Elissa has a special eye for knowing how to manage property improvements, where to get the most value in remodeling and how to examine the numbers as buyers plan a major investment in a new home. She finds it a great honor to help clients find a home they love.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and Italian greyhound. She volunteers with her dog visiting students at schools, libraries, hospitals, and rehabilitation centers.
Elissa was raised in southern New Jersey and has also lived in Northern Virginia. Since 2005, she has lived in Bethesda, Maryland with her husband and two children.