Mark McFadden, Principal
Licensed in DC, MD & VA
Over his 25-year career, Mark McFadden is widely-recognized as one of the premiere real estate professionals in the nation. His work ethic, negotiating savvy, discretion and deep market knowledge has earned him the trust of clients in the Washington, D.C. luxury market. He is ranked among the Top 50 producing agents nationwide by The Wall Street Journal and is a Top 1% Producer Worldwide.
Mark grew up in McLean, Virginia and started his real estate career in 1988, quickly becoming the preferred choice for executives who recognized his attention to detail and trustworthiness. As the premiere luxury carriage-trade brokerage in the region, and in the nation, joining Washington Fine Properties in 2010 was a natural fit. Mark has achieved over $1 billion in sales throughout a stellar career. His clients repeatedly praise his demeanor, responsiveness, professionalism and the consistent results he delivers. He is licensed in D.C., Maryland and Virginia, with extensive experience representing buyers and sellers in a wide range of neighborhoods. Whether representing worldwide icons or the family nextdoor, Mark offers the same high-level of service that has achieved superior outcomes for a quarter century.
Susan Koehler, Sales Associate
Susan's upbeat and enthusiastic personality is an invaluable trait when showing homes, which she has done with remarkable success since 1986. Her extensive knowledge of all the properties in the region, both listed and unlisted, commands the attention of the most qualified and interested clients. Like all of Washington Fine Properties' team members, Susan is known for her ability to make the search for a home a pleasant and engaging experience. She was recognized by Real Trends/The Wall Street Journal as one of "America's Best Real Estate Agents" in 2014 and 2017, and named in the both the Washingtonian magazine's 2015, 2016 and 2017 list of “Best Real Estate Agents” in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area.
Leadership positions in both the community and charitable organizations provide Susan with an exceptional referral network and insight into the communities where her real estate activity is concentrated.
Susan grew up in a military family and has extensive travel experience. She graduated from the University of Kansas and spent her junior year at the University of Madrid. Susan is fluent in Spanish.
She and her husband are avid runners, with each having completed over 20 marathons. They also enjoy “adventure” travel, having climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro, visited the gorillas in Uganda, and trekked in the Himalayas, the Tour du Mont Blanc, the Inca Trail from Cusco to Machu Picchu, the Spanish Pyrenees, the Cortina Dolomites, and the Basque Region Pyrenees.
Tricia Messerschmitt, Sales Associate
Licensed in DC, MD & VA
Tricia brings a diverse professional background to residential real estate, having honed her considerable negotiating and communication skills in the media and hospitality industries. Her personal network, market knowledge, and ability to put her clients at ease has driven her success as a realtor since 2005.
Tricia began her professional career as a producer of affiliate relations with CNN. At that time, CNN was a fledgling news organization, so it took considerable negotiating skills to convince stations to cooperate with the network in the daily newsgathering process. Over the next ten years, Tricia’s successful negotiations helped build one of the news industry’s strongest affiliate networks.
After moving to Washington, DC, Tricia refocused her communications talents while representing one of the world’s finest companies: Four Seasons Hotel. As Director of Communications and Public Relations for more than a decade, Tricia established several charitable and community outreach programs that continue to this day and benefit a broad scope of people.
While working in the private sector, Tricia dabbled as a real estate investor and finally turned that avocation into a vocation. She applies her business acumen to ensure sound financial outcomes for every client that works with her. As a member of The McFadden Group, one of the premiere realtor teams in the nation, she has a strong track record of buying and selling homes throughout the Capitol Region.
Hunter McFadden, Sales Associate
Licensed in DC, MD & VA
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Hunter McFadden is a third-generation real estate agent in the Washington, D.C. metro area. Born and raised in McLean, VA, Hunter has extensive knowledge of the VA-DC-MD real estate market and is dedicated to providing his clients with the trusted buying and selling service for which the McFadden real estate family has been known for over 60 years. Hunter joined the McFadden Group after graduating from the University of Kentucky with a bachelor's degree in Hospitality Administration and Management and a minor in Business. Hunter currently owns a home in Arlington, VA and enjoys spending his time off playing ice hockey and golf.
Lyn McFadden, Business Manager/Associate Broker
Lyn McFadden is a Washingtonian who has been involved in the local real estate market for over 25 years. She is a licensed broker in DC and Virginia, with extensive experience working with both buyers and sellers. Her diverse professional background brings business savvy to The McFadden Group operations and a deep understanding of their clients’ needs.
Lyn is a graduate of West Virginia Wesleyan College with a Bachelor of Science. She is a registered nurse, having worked in the fields of Oncology, Hospice and HIV care for nine years. Her career then transitioned to medical sales and procedures as a nurse educator. All the while, she maintained her real estate license and helped her husband Mark McFadden’s grow his significant clientele.
Outside of real estate, Lyn is active in her community. She volunteers for Meals on Wheels and The Salvation Army, firmly believing in giving back to the less fortunate. She has run two marathons and loves to garden. Having raised their two sons in McLean, Va, she now lives with her husband Mark in the West End of DC.