A 4th generation Washingtonian, Melanie Friedson began her real estate career in the DC area in 2009. Following development trends closely, Melanie offers key insight into the exciting DC area real estate market. After graduating from Boston University, she taught English in Buenos Aires, Argentina, worked for non-profits stateside and served in the Peace Corps in North Africa. A true believer in the importance of home-ownership, she is her clients' best advocate to help maximize their investments and realize their goals. Melanie also fosters dogs from high-kill shelters, sings karaoke, takes dance classes, and practices yoga.