Tim Touchette, a Washington DC Real Estate professional whose focus is on furnished, monthly rentals of houses and condos in Washington DC. He has a passion for unique housing, innovative business systems, and bringing technology solutions to the Real Estate world. He started Attache Corporate Housing with 3 properties in 2001 and continues to seek out smart, exponential growth of the 300+ properties Attache represents.
Tim hails from St. Louis and can talk for hours on the topics of real estate, travel, and technology. He and his wife and 2 children currently live in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of DC. Tim finds his daily work inspiration by from Deming quote "Improve the process, constantly and forever"
How long have you worked at Attache Corporate Housing?
Since it began in 2001
How long have you lived in DC?
What Neighborhood do you live in?
Favorite places in DC
Dupont Circle parks, National’s Park, Filter Coffee Shop, Georgetown waterfront, Rock Creek Park
Favorite places to take out of town guests:
International Spy Museum. Capitol Steps Comedy show. Nationals Stadium.
Komi and Fiola Mare (for special occasions), Bistro Du Coin, Tono Sushi
My favorite way to get around DC:
feet, smartcar, uber, lyft, sidecard, getaround
Tips or tricks to navigating DC (traffic or bureaucracy or other):
Stay off the State named streets until you feel comfortable with the 'letter and number' grid. The State Streets curve and go in various diagonals.
Only in DC....
Presidential Motorcade. It shuts down the streets and only happens when you're in a hurry.
Rent or own your place?
Bucket list items (completed) and yet to do...
Favorite travel places
France, Turkey, Jordan, Japan, Argentina, Scotland
Travel destinations - yet to visit
Galapagos, Seychelles, South Africa, Antartica, New Zealand and Thailand. And the 4 US States I have not visited yet (aside from Iowa).