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Meet The Team

Aiden Berri

Realtor DC | MD | VA


Having lived in several different major cities in the U.S. (Detroit, Phoenix, New York), Aiden has been able to build & cultivate longterm meaningful relationships with his clientele during his 9+ years in the Private Banking industry. Upon moving to the Washington, D.C. area, his next move was joining one of the top brokerage teams both locally & nationally and began his career in Real Estate in early 2016. He now lives with his wife and 2 daughters in Arlington, VA and has been able to rapidly grow his business helping clients achieve their dreams of owning a home. During his spare time, Aiden loves to keep up with the aviation world, follows European Soccer daily, and will always find any excuse to take his family and travel on vacations abroad.

Alina Yarakhmedova

Director of Client Logistics/ Realtor

License Number: SP200200391

Because she started her career as an assistant to two of DC's most prominent and respected business people, Alina honed a quick mind and became a fastidious master at multi-tasking and organization. Upon joining ONE Real Estate LLC, she worked under CEO Samer Kuraishi, who quickly recognized her many talents as well as her real estate acumen. Therefore, Kuraishi quickly took Alina under his wing and taught her everything he knew about the real estate business. Several years later, Alina is now ONE's Director of Client Logistics. Originally from Russia, Alina grew up in Bethesda, Maryland and attended the University of Maryland where she earned a Bachelors Degree in Economics. Now living in DC, Alina is truly a local girl and, thus, has a first-hand understanding of the nuances of various markets and real estate trends in DC. Alina is licensed in DC; speaks fluent Russian and she is also proficient in Spanish.

Ben Nash

Sales & Marketing

License Number: Realtor | DC | MD | VA

Ben Nash is an accomplished real estate professional known for his ethics, hard work and personable approach. His results-driven approach will make any business experience with Ben smooth and fulfilling. Ben brings 19+ years of experience in sales, leasing, project management, talent acquisition, training and entrepreneurship. Ben's career began at Capital Realty, as a Project Manager for a real estate investment group based in Northern Virginia. While at Capital Realty, Ben managed the full life cycle of the investment projects. He owned direct recruiting responsibility to build teams for sales, marketing, construction and property management. Benjamin is the Managing Partner at NALCO Consulting, a premier staffing agency specializing Real Estate Law, Legal professionals and Information Technology. Ben was born and raised in Washington DC, where his dreams of entrepreneurship blossomed from watching his uncle's career in Real Estate Law; Eisen & Rome PC. As a full time local agent, Ben is available to address all of your DMV real estate needs. Licensed in Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia. Ben specializes in property acquisition, disposition, residential, commercial and multifamily sales.

Chris Chambers

Realtor DC | MD | VA


Born and raised in the D.C Metropolitan area, Chris has over 2 decades of experience working with small businesses and independent investors in the area. He is licensed in D.C, Maryland and Virginia, with a focus on HPAP and DC open doors programs, as well as first time homebuyers Prior to becoming a passionate and dedicated real estate agent, Chris started his career as a restaurateur opening several major businesses in Washington DC, which ultimately led to starting his own consulting firm aimed at helping similar businesses get their start. He has helped purchase residential & commercial properties through out DC since 2010 and has gained in-depth knowledge on navigating city politics, negotiating complicated deals, and mediating for the benefit of his clients. These hard-earned skills have served him well as both an agent and independent businessman. His 10+ years of experience in the hospitality industry provide him with a strong foundation as a commercial and residential agent in the District, Virginia, and Maryland and has amassed him an expansive network of contacts that help him provide the best customer service possible. His commitment, caring, and tenacity to close a deal provide his clients the very best One has to offer.

Dan Chambers

Realtor DC | MD

License Number: DC - SP98379106 MD - 668834

I have been a resident of the Washington DC metropolitan area my entire life. I served for 9 years in the DC Air National Guard and retired from the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency. I am married, have 2 children and two grandchildren. I volunteer with the National Park Service in their C&O Canal, Bike Patrol and Bike Loaner programs. I obtained my realtor license at the encouragement of my son and I enjoy helping people navigate the complex home buying process.

Eddie Vasquez

Realtor DC | MD


Eddie has worked every aspect of the real estate business representing buyers, sellers, and investors. His experience in the industry also includes being a loan officer for a well-recognized firms in the area for eight years. He grew up in the DMV area and has been a Maryland resident for many years. He is an enthusiastic member of the community and enjoys showing clients the best of what this area has to offer. He has a great record of local, national and international clientele. As most of his clients say, he exemplifies integrity, energy, and hard work in every detail of real estate transactions. Eddie also created connections in the food industry working as Account Manager for five years. Biking and watching Soccer are some of his passions. Eddie is a family man with a devotion to God, his wife and beautiful daughters.

Elisabeth Lin

Realtor DC | MD | VA


Elisabeth, following family tradition when her parents moved from China to Brazil, Beth, born in Brazil, moved from Brazil to Germany and now made greater Washington DC area her home. Buying her very first own home inspired her to become a real estate agent and to support her clients in such important moment. An engineer by trade with experience in finance and sales, she gathered a variety of skills that will be at your service all steps of the way, from beginning to end in finding and purchasing your new home.

Ellie Mix Yehl

Realtor DC | MD | VA


Ellie was born and raised in the DC-metro area. She’s seen the highs and lows of the market, and affirms that there’s no better place in which to live and invest. Through the years, Ellie’s fascination with real estate has taken her beyond just selling it: she’s become a landlord, a condominium board member, a real estate writer and author, and an outspoken promoter of home ownership. “I left behind a legal career to make my own mark in the real estate industry. My greatest goal is to help millennials dominate the DC-metro housing market, thereby strengthening the local and national economies.” Ellie draws from her strong contract negotiation skills and industry know-how to help each individual client succeed in their real estate transaction. In addition to her linguistic skills in Spanish and French, Ellie also brings interior design and rental experience to the table. “Whether you’re buying a studio or a mansion, to rent out or to live in, each room deserves to be fabulous.” Ellie lives in the Shaw neighborhood of DC with her husband, where she’s often seen running, caffeinating, and throwing sensational parties. In addition to her real estate ventures, Ellie is a board member of the Tennessee State Society, a volunteer at the Kennedy Center, and a proud local alumna of Vanderbilt University. She is licensed in Washington, DC, Virginia, and Maryland.

Irma Alba


License Number: DC: SP98376991, MD: 663049; VA: 0225228286

Irma Alba is licensed in DC, MD, and VA. Her approach to real estate is all about client service, education, and prompt attention to ensure clients feel well taken care of throughout the process of buying, selling, and renting. She holds a BA in Communication: Visual Media and worked in the field of Artwork Insurance prior to jumping into the world of real estate. Born in Baltimore to Spanish speaking parents, Irma brings a love for people to her everyday approach to her work.

Jamie Hilmi

Realtor DC | MD | VA

License Number: Sp98377036

Jamie Hilmi has extensive knowledge of the Virginia, Maryland and Washington, DC area where she has lived for 30 years, and witnessed tremendous market growth. A professional realtor since 2004, this neighborhood expert has a track record of success matching clients with properties that suit their needs and lifestyle. A member of the Mollan Group at AK Real Estate headed by Sina Mollaan, Jamie provides clients with the highest level of full service and support. She is friendly, courteous, patient, and very respectful of her clients’ personal goals. Thanks to her seasoned knowledge, Jamie has a true sense of value and what properties are worth. She also has an excellent eye for home furnishing, décor and improvements with a background in design and sales. Jamie can easily find a diamond in the rough and see potential for her buyers that they themselves may not envision. She is equally savvy when it comes to staging a client’s home for sale to obtain optimal interest and the highest price. Clients compliment her creativity and ability to make any home seem more luxurious. Whether it be a hidden gem or an ultra-luxury estate, with her guidance, your dream awaits! Jamie studied design at the University of Maryland and Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. She is passionate about real estate, and owns/manager personal investment properties. Residing in Potomac, Jamie knows Montgomery County extremely well and is very active in her children’s local schools. She enjoys being an extremely social and involved community member and client advocate.

Jenny Yazdani

Realtor DC/VA


Jenny Yazdani is a committed Real Estate agent, who helps her clients navigate through the complex decision-making process inherent in today’s real estate market. With over 10 years of experience in the real estate industry, she is recognized as an agent focused on accountability, reliability, timeliness and honesty. Whether purchasing or selling your house, Jenny's priority is to provide the best customer service. Jenny grew up in Falls Church and has been living in the DC Metropolitan area for most of her life. Using her deep resources and marketing tools, Jenny is a powerhouse in the Northern Virginia and DC markets.

Jessica Carroll

Realtor, CPM DC | MD | VA | NY


Definitely not your average realtor! Jessica has been in real estate for 15 years and holds two degrees and a designation in the field. Originally from New York City, she proactively obtains the best for her clients (whether buying or selling). She prides herself on making the process as smooth and seamless as possible and ensures a laugh or two along the way! Specialties: First time home buyers, investors, sellers Languages: English, Spanish Licensed in DC, MD, VA & NY Masters - Real Estates Finance, Georgetown University Bachelors - Real Estate Investment, Baruch College

Kalonji Foreman

Realtor DC | MD | VA | PA


With a Bachelors Degree in Communications and a Masters Degree in Multicultural Education, Kalonji is multi-faceted. Ever improving, he is currently taking online classes at University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton Business School in Corporate Finance so as to continue to stay ahead of his competition. Such know how helps him better serve his clients when evaluating the time value of money and how it affects his client’s bottom line. As a seasoned, educated real estate professional with over 10 years of acquisition, renovation, and management experience, Kalonji approaches every transaction with a client-centered focus in hopes of exceeding expectations. He is not only adept at educating all of his clients on the smart steps to take when purchasing real property--whether that property is a first home or an investment property--Kalonji can communicate and negotiate effectively with all types of parties and agents on the other side of a transaction. Kalonji also has 13+ years of marketing experience and nearly 11 years of real estate experience, making him an asset to any buyer or seller considering valuation data and/or seeking marketing expertise. Essentially, Kalonji’s depth and breadth of experience coupled with his know how make him useful to any type of client. Kalonji is currently licensed in Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia thereby representing clients from all over the metro area.

Karla Rodriguez

Realtor DC | MD


Karla Rodriguez exemplifies integrity, hard work and commitment in all details of a real estate transaction. A life long resident of the D.C. Metropolitan Area, Karla is extremely knowledgeable of the real estate market, as well as schools and neighborhood dynamics. She understands that a real estate transaction can be stressful at times. She will work diligently to make each transaction as pleasurable as possible. Her main intention is to advocate for each and everyone of her clients giving them the best experience possible. “I really love meeting new people and helping them accomplish their dreams”. She will work tiredness to make your dream a reality. Before getting into real estate business she worked as a legal assistant for 13 years which has given her the ability to work under pressure and with complex transactions. Karla also served in the United States Army which gave her the discipline and taught her to be detail oriented, tools that have helped her become successful in her real estate career.

Keilah King

Realtor DC | MD | VA


Keilah is originally from Kentucky. She went to college at Mercer University in Tucker, Georgia where she has received her Bachelor’s degree in Business Management. After her graduation she worked at her family’s title company in wher has obtained her foundational knowledge of Real Estate. She has been living in DC are for over four years and has been with our company for over two years. She is licensed in MD, VA and DC. Our client truly value Keilah insight into the market and her straight forward and honest approach.

Kelly (Standen) Balmer

Realtor DC | MD | VA


Kelly is a knowledgeable Realtor, licensed in Maryland, DC and Virginia. As a member of the Mollan Group at ONE Real Estate, Kelly understands that buying or selling a home is more than just a transaction; it is a life-changing experience. That is why she prides herself on assessing each client's personal needs and providing outstanding, individualized service. She takes great pride in the relationships she builds, always working relentlessly on her client's behalf to help them achieve their real estate goals. Kelly enjoys all aspects of the real estate transaction but says "I really find joy in helping a home buyer purchase their first property. This is an integral part of life and a solid investment in themselves and their future. Being there at the start of a client's real estate journey is always a rewarding experience". Whether it is prepping a home for market, educating and showing homes to buyers, contract negotiations, or representing clients throughout contingencies to settlement; Kelly manages each transaction from initial meeting to final closing. Kelly is a native of Kent in the United Kingdom and holds dual nationality with New Zealand. She moved to the DC area in 1998 with her family, when her father accepted a position at the International Finance Corporation (IFC). She attended Oxford Brookes University in the UK where she majored in International Business.As an expat herself Kelly understands the intricacies of working with domestic and international clients from the World Bank, IMF, IFC and International Embassies. Today's buyers and sellers need a trusted resource that can guide them through the complex world of real estate. With her expertise and commitment to providing only the best and most timely information to clients, she is your go-to source for all your real estate needs.

Leslie Shafer

Realtor DC | MD | VA


I consider myself a true Washingtonian; born and raised here, I have an intimate understanding and knowledge of the entire tri-state area. My work ethic started at an early age and led to nearly 15 years in the Hospitality Industry which most certainly laid the building blocks for my career in Real Estate. I am passionate about what I do and consider all of my clients more like friends and I treat them accordingly. I hold a special place in my heart for first-time home buyers and I excel in successfully mentoring them through every step of the purchase process. I am driven yet calm by nature, but I can get aggressive when needed. I have proven superior strategies to help win against multiple bids, which in the DMV happens fairly often. I pride myself in my responsiveness and loyalty to my clients; I truly believe that Real Estate doesn't sleep so I will always be there when you need me. I don't make the decision to purchase, - you do - but once the decision is made I will advise you on how best to get under contract! At my core, my job is to shepherd you through the buying or selling of your home as effectively and as successfully as possible. All of my previous clients are happy to provide references on my behalf so please just ask!

Lina Sogomonyan

Realtor DC | MD | VA


Lina was born in Armenia and grew up in Moskow, Russia. She has worked in the customer service industry for 18 plus years and is trained to handle every challenging situation. Prior to her career in Real Estate she was a successful entrepreneur in Richmond, VA. She has decided to make a switch to Real Estate in 2012 after moving to DC Metro area. Lina has been with our team since 2013. She is fluent in English and Russian.

Lina Gheyssari

Realtor DC I MD


Lina joined ONE Real Estate in August of 2017. She grew up in the Washington, DC area as a natural born sales woman. Her years of experience in the events industry has allowed her to become well versed in the realm of working with people and meeting their satisfaction. In addition to her social and organizational skills, Lina's negotiation abilities do not go unnoticed. Her drive for taking on new challenges keeps her motivated each day. Lina's skill set combined with her passion for interior design give her all of the necessary tools to thrive in Real Estate.

Marina Bogatine

Realtor DC | MD


Marina has worked in the Real Estate industry for over 10 years. Her professional career started out working in the Commercial Real Estate field with well-known companies such as Fairfield Residential, Capital One Bank and Moran & Company. Her expertise ranged from market analysis to financial evaluation of over 2 billion Multi-Family transactions. In 2014, she made the drastic move to the Residential side of real estate, combining her extensive knowledge of the industry and her desire to work more closely with people rather than large corporations

Matthew Dubbaneh

Realtor DC | MD | VA | FL


Matthew Dubbaneh is a licensed Realtor in Maryland and Florida. Born and raised in the Washington D.C. area he relocated to the great sunshine state of Florida in 2012 to expand his business working with investors and creating a network with motivated up and coming entrepreneurs. After years of success decided it was time to reach the next level in his career and came back to his home state, to further expand his footprint. Matthew specializes in the buying and selling of residential real estate and is well verse in all avenues of the industry.

Michael Hines

Vice President | Realtor DC, MD, VA


Michael has made Washington, DC his home for the past twelve years. Voted by Washingtonian Magazine as one of the area’s brightest young entrepreneurs for starting his marketing firm OneMediaSpace, an experiential marketing firm whose clients included Anheuser-Busch, Altria, HBO, NBA, Levi's Strauss,amoung others. Working with some of the world’s most renowned clients has afforded Michael to effortlessly lateral into the residential real estate industry and has seen his career flourish. With an unrivaled passion for real estate, Michael has built his network with a focus not only on residential sales and development and multi-family sales as well. His portfolio includes sales and marketing for the Old Italian Embassy, Elysium 14, Lawrence House and Helicopter Factory - all signature projects in the District. He continues to cultivate new relationships and business opportunities in the region. A highly engaged community activist, Michael has worked closely with current and former DC City Council members and mayors, thereby gaining a deep knowledge of real estate development activity in the City. Michael was also a Mayoral Appointee on the District's Board of Tax Assessments and Appeals and is active with many civic organizations in Washington, including Becky’s Fund. He also served as a board member of the Hoop Dreams Scholarship Fund and the DC Chamber of Commerce. Michael was previously with TTR Sotheby's International Realty, where he served as a Vice President and has sold more than 180 million dollars in residential real estate. Licensed in DC, MD, and VA, Michael holds the ABR, GRI, CRS, ePRO and BPOR designations.

Mimi Markopoulos

Realtor MD I DC


Mimi started her Real Estate journey back in 2006 after meeting Samer Kuraishi who convinced her that in order to follow her dreams of being a Realtor she must take the biggest risk of her life and leave her career as an event coordinator at a non profit organization behind. She followed his advice and hasn't looked back since. She is licensed in Maryland and Washington DC. Mimi currently resides in Maryland with her husband and two daughters. When she's not working she is enjoys spending time with her family.

Navid Corporan

Realtor DC | MD


Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Potomac and Kensington are the most elite suburbs of the DC region- and Navid has lived, explored, and loved them all. As a lifetime DC resident, and long term real estate aficionado, Navid is a well versed, and knowledgeable agent in the DMV area. She brings her unique, well studied, buying and selling perspective to clients in these areas. While agents tend to focus on the mundane aspects of house hunting- Navid turns the often exhaustive home buying experience into a well rounded, positive, and enjoyable life event. Specializing in the millennial and working professional, Navid brings her personal experience, listening ear, and customized touch to the home buyer seeking to find the right home for the right price. As one of A-K’s rookie standouts, she’s a shining example of the detail oriented, seamless customer service and dedication the organization is known for. When seeking a home ownership or rental solution that is certain to exceed your expectations while respecting your budget, Navid is your go-to resource for the DC Metro Area. For clients seeking a bilingual experience, Navid is fluent in both Spanish and English, and will readily assist with your needs.

Nilesh Kumar

Realtor DC | MD | VA


Agent Nilesh Kumar is a licensed Realtor in D.C., Maryland and Virginia. Upon getting his licenses, Nilesh was one of the youngest agents in the Metropolitan area. But having followed in the footsteps of his exceptional ONE peers, Nilesh has quickly made a name for himself. Nilesh has a list of satisfied clients ranging from the eager first time home buyer to the optimistic investor specializing in distressed properties. Always looking for new opportunities, Nilesh is a "think outside the box" perfectionist.

Noel Sesay

Realtor DC | MD


Sarah Grinder

Realtor DC | MD


Sarah Grinder was born and raised in the D.C. Metropolitan area. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Art from Towson University as well as a Master's Degree in Special Education from Johns Hopkins University. For 7 years, Sarah worked as a special education teacher in the schools of Montgomery County. As a result of her education and work experience, Sarah brings to real estate strong communication and organizational skills, attention to detail and a friendly but direct demeanor. Couple this unique mix of skills with Sarah's endless positive attitude, and it is easy to see why Sarah exceeds the needs and expectations of homebuyers and sellers alike. Though a tough negotiator, Sarah always seems to make it look easy! What's more, her love of interior design led her to get a degree in it so she can even lend some vision to the design of your new home!

Sina Mollaan

Realtor DC | MD | VA


My success is largely built on my hard earned reputation for honesty and integrity. My clients appreciate me for my responsiveness, negotiation skills, people skills, acute knowledge of the DC real estate market and purchase process in this highly competitive market. As your buyer's agent, I will introduce you to neighborhoods you never knew existed, I will work tirelessly on your behalf to find the best possible home for you and get your offer accepted in this highly competitive market! As your listing agent, I will use the latest technology and marketing tools to expose your property to the widest possible range of qualified buyers. I will introduce you to cutting edge marketing methods you never heard of.

Sunil Chhabra

Development | Land Sales


Sunil Chhabra is a Partner at WestEnd Development, a fully integrated real estate development and commercial lending firm focusing on projects in Washington, DC. Since 2009, WestEnd Development has acquired, entitled and developed over $100 million in single family and condominium real estate. With over 10 years in construction experience, Sunil handles the day-to-day operations of Westend such as architectural & construction planning and oversight, cost management, entitlement & zoning work and out sale facilitation. Sunil is also active in the advising and overall strategy of WestEnds $20 million multi-family portfolio. Sunil has always had a passion for real estate and construction, having started his first renovation/remodeling company during his last semester of college. In addition to all his career obligations, Sunil is also a member of the Washington Wizards Advisory Board and active in various local charities.

Trish Diggs

Realtor DC | MD


Trish is a native Washingtonian who has witnessed the transition of the nation's capital over many years. Seeing this transition, as well as the growth and development of the surrounding communities in the DC region, lead Trish to her passion for real estate. Prior to working in real estate, Trish worked for 17 years in the federal government as a Contracts Specialist and Program Manager. There she mastered the skills of managing complex multi-million dollar federal contracts, large federal procurements, and acquisitions. These skills allowed her to immerse herself in real estate with a foundation of knowledge and the ability to navigate her clients successfully to home ownership from contract to close. Trish's clients appreciate her considerable knowledge of DC, attention to detail, and her friendly approach. Her ability to analyze market trends and her extensive knowledge of winning strategies for buyers is critical in the highly competitive, fast-growing DC real estate market.

Vahan Melikyan

Realtor MD VA DC


Vahan was born and raised in Armenia. He has earned his masters degree of Economics in Yerevan State Institute of Economy. Prior to joining One Real Estate team Vahan has 9+ years of professional experiance in Banking, Project Accounting and Procurement. Vahan is fluent in English, Russian and Armenian. His life rule is "Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful." Albert Schweitzer

Victor Del Villar

Realtor MD | DC | VA


Victor is a Sales and Leasing Agent for ONE Real Estate. Though born and raised in Silver Spring, MD, Victor received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Rolling College in Winter Park, Florida. After graduation, Victor traveled the world -- including backpacking through Europe, living in hostels, teaching English to toddlers in Taiwan – nothing out of the ordinary. Upon his return, Victor began teaching English as a Second Language in Montgomery County, Maryland. Introduced to real estate through a colleague, Victor started managing commercial medical buildings on the INOVA medical campus and did so for over a decade. Having now surrendered to his love of real estate, he engages in all facets – buying, leasing, listing, and managing residential and commercial real estate. Not only is ONE Real Estate is delighted to draw from Victor’s unusual and diverse background, but Victor’s “can do” attitude is infectious, too.
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