About Us

We have been in business since 1985 and pride ourselves as leaders in our local real estate market and the property management community. For the last 20 years we have been active members of the NARPM (National Association of Residential Property Managers) community and stay current on the latest property management industry trends.

Meet the Staff

Past and Present

Julie Sposito » Office Manager/Accounting
After graduating from college with a double major, Julie moved to New York for 7 years before returning home to Northern Virginia. Julie began her property management career over 20 years ago. Since joining PPMI in 2006 she has played a significant role in day to day operations and growth. Today her focus is accounting and maintaining client & tenant relations.
Melissa Gittins » Realtor
Melissa is a licensed Realtor with nearly 15 years of experience in the industry. Prior to joining PPMI she handle a large portfolio of properties for Long & Foster and was instrumental in growing the scale of operations. Melissa is mow concentrating on the marketing of our rental inventory along with advising our clients on strategies with their investment properties.
Sarah Hickerson » Assistant Property Manager
Sarah joined PPMI in 2021 in an administrative role in support of our property managers. Specializing in maintenance and inspection coordination for PPMI.
Jennifer McNabb » Property Manager
Jennifer joined PPMI in 2019 with over 20 years of property management experience having overseen a conventional property of 795 units in Northern Virginia. She currently handles the application process, preparing lease agreements, oversees repairs as well as client and tenant relations.
Eric Purvis » President, Principal Broker
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Eric joined PPMI in 1996 and is focused on the development of the company while maintaining relationships with PPMI clientele both from a marketing and long term strategic prospective. As the current President and Principal Broker, Eric oversees all aspects of the company and remains dedicated to providing clients with professional guidance and outstanding services.
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John W. Purvis Sr. » Founder, Past President
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With over 40+ years in the real estate industry, John continued the legacy that his father forged. PPMI was founded by John as a continuing family business that enabled clients to maintain their properties for either re-sale or investment purposes. John retired from PPMI at the end of 2013 but his presence will remain with PPMI for generations to come.
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C.E. Purvis Jr. » Founder of Purvis Realty Company
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Mr. Purvis built the Purvis reputation in the real estate industry dating back to 1948. His insight and presence in the industry was the foundation from which PPMI was built and enabled the future Purvis's to sustain and grow the premier service that he first established.
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