Hala was born and raised in Beirut, Lebanon. As a child, she went to French school from 1st grade through High School. She attended Lebanese American University graduating with a degree in Business Management and Marketing from Syracuse University, Albany, NY.
Business minded and creative, Hala was always looking for new ways to make a difference in people’s lives. She co-founded the first business club in her college and was able to secure part time jobs for students with financial assistance needs. In 1985, her hunger for new challenges and more opportunities brought her to the USA where she considers home. Shortly thereafter, Hala married and has 3 great children from a marriage that ended in 2001.
Coming from a family of builders and architects, floor plans and house elevations were not new to Hala’s world. Her passion for homes and her entrepreneurial skills drove her to a career in Real Estate. She got her Real Estate Sales Associate license in the District of Columbia and Virginia in 1989, then a couple of years later in the state of Maryland.
Hala has lived in all three jurisdictions, as a result, she became familiar with all of the areas she currently covers such as Arlington, Falls Church, Mc Lean, Vienna, Dunn Loring, Fairfax, Reston, Great Falls, NW quadrant of Washington DC, Chevy Chase, Bethesda, Cabin John, Potomac and Rockville. Hala is a dedicated advocate for her clients, always putting their best interests first. Her wealth of knowledge combined with her outstanding negotiation and problem solving skills paired with attention to detail gave her an edge in the real estate community.
She brings over 20 years of experience and training in residential real estate marketing and sales, winning many service and production awards , closing over $200 million in home sales.
Well travelled, Hala is fluent in English, French and Arabic. Due to her multi-cultural knowledge and her creative marketing strategy combined with a successful real estate sales career, she served as a marketing and sales consultant for a $500 million residential project in prime location in Beirut, Lebanon , “3 BEIRUT” , designed by world known architects Foster + Partners and built by major local developers SV Properties & Construction. This overseas assignment helped her gain a wealth of networking opportunities to connect buyers from across the globe with sellers in the Washington metropolitan area.
Hala is committed to continuously improving the level of service she provides to each and every client by staying up to date with the most recent changes in the Real Estate market, and the latest technologies affecting the industry. Much of her business comes from repeat clients and referrals from satisfied customers
Hala can put her real estate experience work for you too! so please call her now for a free consultation.