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Exceptional team.
Extraordinary results.


In the world of commercial real estate advisories, success depends on insight, expertise, and the art of relationships. At CIVITAS, we prioritize your interests, leveraging deep experience to navigate complexities. Our passion for client success drives and inspires us. It's the difference between ordinary and extraordinary outcomes.


Dennis Perkins


Dennis Perkins, CEO of CIVITAS, offers 30+ years of expertise in real estate advisory and brokerage. His clients include municipalities, corporations, nonprofits, and educational institutions. He provides agency representation to real estate asset management companies, owner-operators, and owner-occupiers as well as consulting services to national and local developers. 

He's a Trustee of the Federal City Council, a member of the Urban Land Institute, and co-founder of CIVITAS Bedrock, a brokerage and finance firm focused on educational institutions. Mr. Perkins is also a dedicated community advocate, serving on multiple civic organization boards.

Carmen Perkins


Carmen Perkins, President of CIVITAS, brings 25+ years of business experience, with a background in investment banking, real estate finance, and investment management. She served as Executive Vice President of Durham Capital, originating and closing over $4 billion in debt financing. Carmen also worked at Goldman Sachs and Price Waterhouse in M&A and international tax roles. 

She holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University, a BA in Economics from the University of Virginia, and serves on several educational and community impact organization boards.


Jahsmine Victor

Associate Vice President

Jahsmine Victor, CIVITAS Associate Vice President, is an experienced commercial broker and marketing specialist dedicated to helping civic-minded organizations achieve their real estate goals. She has worked with some of the most prominent landlords in the DC area, developing and executing cutting-edge marketing strategies that help her clients stand out in a highly competitive commercial market. Her ability to manage complex projects with precision and efficiency delivers results that exceed expectations.

Jahsmine is dedicated to making a difference in her community through her involvement in various volunteer organizations. With a deep understanding of commercial real estate's impact on our ecosystems, she is unwavering in her commitment to creating a positive impact.

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