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John Bailey


With an innate passion for helping others, John’s commitment to customer service and outstanding professionalism is second to none. A skilled real estate consultant, John delivers the highest service to ensure a comfortable and smooth real estate process as his clients make one of life’s biggest decisions. He takes great pride in providing careful, objective views and tactfully offers clients pertinent information needed to make informed real estate decisions.

A native of Cape May, New Jersey, John has been a Baltimore resident for nearly 30 years. He began his real estate career in 2005, when he co-founded Elite Properties of Maryland, a residential property management company in Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Managing over 325 properties in Canton, Federal Hill, Locust Point, and surrounding neighborhoods, John built the business to be one of the leading residential property management companies in Baltimore. As a result, he received the 2009 New Member Achievement Award from the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM).

After selling Elite Properties of Maryland in 2011, John began to focus more on sales and was able offer his clients an extensive knowledge of Baltimore’s diverse neighborhoods and multi-faceted real estate market. He is fully versed on the school systems, restaurants, parks, as well as every other aspect that makes Baltimore an incredible place to live.

A previous resident of the Otterbein, Federal Hill, and Locust Point neighborhoods, John now resides in Perry Hall with his wife and two children. He enjoys basketball and competes in triathlons, and cheers for his kids’ sports teams from the sidelines.

Helping others not only inspires John in his career, but fulfills him in his personal life as well. When he isn’t helping a client buy or sell a home, he is serving others elsewhere. John has traveled to Haiti multiples times to lead teams in rebuilding the country’s communities and providing aid to those who need it the most.

Client Testimonials

"On recommendation from family we reached out to John Bailey when planning our move back to MD from overseas. At first John set us up with a website to view local home rentals that met our specific needs and we worked together remotely to find the perfect rental for my family. It’s when a family emergency brought me back to the US unexpectedly when I truly got to see how lucky we were to have John Read MoreRead Less
"When my wife and I were looking for a place in Ocean City, we contacted John to be our realtor. He led us through the entire process including the negotiating, inspection and contacts in the industry to provide the contractors that we needed to close the deal. John was attentive to all our concerns and continued to be our point person after closing as there was a minor issue to be resolved. We truRead MoreRead Less
"John went above and beyond to help us get the house we were looking for! We started our search right before the pandemic hit, and paused it during that time. Fast forward two years later from when everything started, John just picked up right from where we had left back in 2019, and just continued the work like no time had passed. In this crazy market, he was able to get our offer so quick in the Read MoreRead Less
"I'm very impressed by John's professionalism for his service. He gave me the right suggestions promptly both before and during the time when my town home was brought to the market. I'm glad that I had John's support through the process."
"In the crazy market of 2021-2022 John was extremely helpful in helping me understand the demands from sellers and navigating through the market. I am a very picky person; I know what I want, and I will not settle, and I was determined not to pay the crazy over prices that were being marketed and advertised. In this current market, there is no negotiating, so I cannot speak tot that skill, but I amRead MoreRead Less

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