Delbe's staff and principals have extensive experience in the Washington DC real estate industry.


Delbe has over 30 years of experience in real estate management, sales, leasing, and unit management.


The History of Delbe Real Estate

A family-owned, full-service property management firm, serving community associations and commercial properties in the greater Washington DC area.

Delbe Real Estate Co. was founded in 1980 by David Burka as a commercial management and development firm. As a 3rd generation Washingtonian and with an MBA and a background in accounting, Mr. Burka started his development experience with the development  of what is now the American University Law Center in Spring Valley, DC. Following that project he developed the Bethesda Gateway, several strip shopping centers as well as a housing association in Maryland.

In 1993, Scott Burka joined the firm and utilizing his degree in Economics and background in banking, Delbe began managing community associations of all types and sizes and shortly after began working with cooperatives as well. Over the past 20 years, Delbe’s community association portfolio has grown to include over 100 properties with six property managers, an accounting team, and support staff.

Delbe has grown to become a full service, boutique, property management firm working with communities of all sizes. With over 30 years of in business Delbe offers association management, sales, leasing, and unit management.