Personal Background

A native of Old Town Alexandria, Susan knows the essence of the Northern Virginia market. As a luxury property specialist, Susan offers a wealth of knowledge and exceptional service to clients of a diverse range of clients, specializing in estate properties, Potomac waterfront, Old Town, new homes and land throughout Northern Virginia. No matter how big or small; from the finest estates to the smallest of condo's, Susan provides each client with personalized service, the same attention to detail, an individualized comprehensive marketing plan, solid advice and sharp negotiating skills.  Her professionalism, passion and enthusiastic approach distinguish her in the industry.

  • 2013 Top 3% NRT's Sales Assoicates
  • 2013 International Diamond Award-Top 11% sales associates internationally
  • Coldwell Banker #3 Agent -  2007Greater Washington Metropolitan Area 
  • Coldwell Banker #2 Agent- 2007Old Town Alexandria Office
  • List Agent: Highest Property Sale in Fairfax County, VA - 2007
  • NVAR Top Producer, Life Member
  • NVAR $20 Million Plus Club Member
  • NVAR Million Dollar Club, Life Member
  • Licensed in Virginia with 23 Years Experience

I don't just List your home, I help you get it ready to list.  
As a Property Staging Specialist ~ Design Consultant your home will show its best for your maximum value! 
Providing the Experience You Need24 years of selling fine properties with $128+ Million in Sales!


  • I have the technology and resources to generate demand for your property, provide buyers with the detailed information they desire, and have the ability to respond instantly to online inquiries.
  • With my Internet marketing program, I'm determined to generate broad online exposure for home sellers at America's leading real estate internet sites and portals, selling homes quickly and for the best possible price.
  • To satisfy online home buyers, my listings have multiple high resolution photos, interactive virtual tours and detailed property descriptions,  the most sought after features by online home shoppers.
  • I provide superior customer service to home buyers with LeadRouter, our proprietary software, which allows me to respond immediately to inquiries from online buyers interested in any of my listings.
  • To tap into the masses of Internet users searching for homes, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage continually purchases thousands of search terms on some of the Internet's biggest search engines to drive home buyers to my local listings.


  •  Luxury Properties & Estates
  •  Waterfront Property
  •  New Home Sales
  •  Land Sales
  •  Buyer Representative & Listing Specialist
  •  Property Staging Specialist ~ Design Consultant
  •  Concierge Services

Specialty Markets

  • The Mason Neck Peninsula/Lorton
  • Old Town & Alexandria City
  • Fairfax County
  • Greater Northern Virginia 
  • Prince William County
  • Waterfront Land & Homes


  • English


  • Mason Neck Citizen Association
  • Hallowing Point Citizens Association
  • LCAC-Lorton Community Action Center- Supporter/Volunteer
  • Alexandria Hospital Foundation - Supporter


  • Home:    Hallowing Point River Estates, Mason Neck, VA
  • Children:  Alexandra Attiliis & Zachary Hijjawi
  • Hobbies: Boating, Gardening, Decorating, Cooking, Family & Friends
  • 5th Generation Virginian