About Lee Murphy

DC: AU Park, Brightwood, Capitol Hill, Chevy Chase, Crestwood, Cleveland Park, Dupont, Georgetown, Glover Park, Kalorama, Mount Pleasant, Navy Yard, Palisades, Petworth, Southwest Waterfront, Takoma Park (DC), 16th Street Heights, and greater Northwest DC.
VA: Arlington, Great Falls, McLean, Old Town Alexandria, Shirlington, Fairfax
MD: Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Kensington, Potomac, Silver Spring, Takoma Park (MD)


Lee specializes in representing buyers and sellers of premier homes in the Washington metropolitan region. With over $400 million in career sales and twenty years as a real estate agent in the District, Maryland, and Virginia, she has represented clients in every field and all price ranges. Lee is proud of the fact that her clients return to her time and again when they have decided to purchase or sell another home.

After ten years selling real estate in the D.C. area, Lee joined Washington Fine Properties (WFP) in 2012. WFP is widely recognized as one of the most successful, locally-owned, carriage-trade real estate firms in the United States. The firm ‘s sales volume was $3.5 billion in 2021.

With consistent annual sales of nearly $40 million, Lee’s record places her among the very top Realtors® in the Mid-Atlantic region. Lee is ranked in the top 1.5% of agents nationwide by the national firm, RealTrends. Washingtonian Magazine has named her a “Top Producing Agent” as well as a “Best Real Estate Agent” since the award was created in 2015.

Lee’s insistence on professional service has produced a client base of satisfied homeowners who refer her to their friends and colleagues. Her dedication to maintaining these life-long relationships serves to underscore her business philosophy: providing her clients with expert knowledge, savvy guidance, skilled negotiation, and personal integrity.

Lee moved to Washington in the late 1990s and worked for Members of Congress in communications. Prior to that, she spent a number of years working in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. A native sixth-generation Texan, Lee received her undergraduate degree in International Studies and French from Austin College and the American University in Cairo. She received her Master of Arts degree from the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Texas at Austin.

Lee’s community involvement and volunteer work include serving as a former Board Member for the National Women’s History Museum (NWHM) and Co-Chair of the Women Making History Awards for the NWHM. She is a Sustainer Member of the Junior League of Washington, Vice President of the Board of the Gardeners of the Junior League, a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the former Chair of the Board of HumanitiesDC, among other organizations.

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