With a strong understanding of the Spokane community and a vision for its future, Melissa Murphy has emerged as a shining star in the Inland Northwest real estate community.

With the exception of a year studying abroad and a stint as a legislative assistant in Washington, D.C. and Olympia, Melissa has lived in Spokane since her parents moved to the Lilac City from Southern California when she was 1 year old. She served as a Lilac Princess before graduating with honors from Gonzaga Preparatory School.

Melissa graduated from Gonzaga University with a bachelors degree in political science in 2003 and attended for her masters of business administration degree a couple of years later.

From the time she started her graduate work to present day, Melissa has listed and sold more than 200 homes throughout Spokane. In addition, she has helped dozens of buyers find the right house at the best price.

Of course, it comes as no surprise to anybody that the real estate market has changed dramatically in recent years, and Melissa has honed her skills to help both buyers and sellers in this new marketplace.

For home sellers, she has developed an accurate barometer of listing performance and how to position a home to get the most showingsand ultimately, the best offer.

For home buyers, she has become intimately familiar with the inventory of homes on the market and what theyre worth, as well as an knack for finding diamonds in the figurative real estate rough.

Melissa has the knowledge, skills, and motivation to complete your transaction with a best-scenario ending. Shes a bright part of the citys future and can help to make your future brighter as well.