Our Story

Talout International, LLC was founded in 2012 by Fouad Talout to enhance his team's ability to provide tailored and excellent service to their local, national and international clients.

 

The success of Talout International resulted from the team’s mission of carefully selecting only the finest realtors and marketing staff in the industry, and from Fouad’s inclusion in the Christie’s International Real Estate Masters’ Circle. The team hails Ivy League certifications, Christie's certifications and various memberships, awards, and much more detailed below. Now, as an affiliation with Forbes Global Properties is underway, the team's network and reach in the luxury real estate industry is stronger than ever.

With distinctive skills and talents, while adhering to the highest standards of world-class customer service, Talout International continues to be the luxury real estate leader in the Capital Region year after year.

The Team

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Fouad Talout

Founder, President

Fouad Talout has cultivated a visionary strategy for connecting people to their dream homes in the Capital Region. From his hometown of Casablanca, to 5th Avenue New York City, to Washington, D.C., Fouad combines his international luxury real estate experience with his Christie’s Luxury Specialist certification to expertly and effortlessly sell elegant estates and fine properties. In 2012, Fouad founded Talout International, LLC to enhance his ability to provide tailored and excellent service to his local, national and international clients. 

Pascale has leveraged Bachelor degrees in Translation and Communications, and a Harvard Business School certificate in Negotiation Mastery, along with her fluency in multiple languages and masterful sales techniques, to catapult herself to the top 1% of Realtors nationwide. Now a Certified Christie’s Luxury Specialist, a Certified Buyer’s Representative and an Accredited Staging Professional, Pascale is a leader within the Talout International LLC sales team and a well-respected sales associate for Long & Foster and Christie’s International Real Estate.

 

A native of Lebanon, Pascale specializes in working with local, national and international buyers, sellers and investors in all price ranges in the Washington, D.C., Virginia and Maryland markets. Pascale is highly acclaimed by her clients and colleagues for her unsurpassed integrity, transparency and exceptional standards of professionalism.

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Pascale Karam

Partner, Realtor ®

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Jack Spahr

Partner, Realtor ®

Jack has earned top honors over 35 years in the industry: the Realty Alliance’s National Sales Award for exceptional performance, Long & Fosters Director’s Club, and NVAR’s Lifetime Top Producer.

 

An expert on McLean’s “Gold Coast” Potomac Riverfront properties, Jack is known as a reliable, discrete and experienced professional. Licensed in Virginia with an enviable rolodex of satisfied clients and an abundance of personal referrals, Jack has represented purchasers and sellers in some of the most notable real estate transactions in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area.

Originally from Memphis, Tennessee, Alexander joined Talout International’s team in 2015 to assist with bookkeeping and other administrative tasks. Over the subsequent 7 years, Alex has become a licensed Realtor in Virginia and earned himself a position as a valuable and essential team member who carries a broad array of responsibilities from tech and logistics coordinator to buyer associate. His strong market knowledge and client dedication, coupled with his professional demeanor and unmistakable Southern hospitality, make him a pleasure to work with among both clients and colleagues.

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Alex Ruleman 

Real Estate Agent

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Holly Green

Office Manager

With 14 years as a licensed Realtor in Virginia and Maryland, Holly brings knowledge, skill and success in real estate to Talout International. Holly grew up in Arlington, studied business at the University of Maryland, and now works with the team remotely from California. She effortlessly translates her understanding of the DMV region and industry experience into the effective management and coordination of team activities and transaction documentation and processing. She is patient, professional, resourceful, and efficient. For best results, connect with Holly at Talout International!

Therese is a licensed Realtor who manages the research, planning, development and implementation of the newest and most effective real estate strategies and public relations activities for Talout International. Her role as head of Human Resources extends to management of team members to sustain excellence and authenticity in leadership, which plays a key role in the company’s success. Therese also manages the accounting and finances of the business, while coordinating other functions of the team at the strategic and tactical levels, helping to ensure smooth and stress-free transactions for all.

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ThereseTalout 

CFO, HR Director, Realtor ®

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Tahira Talout

Marketing & Social Media Manager

Tahira joined the family business in 2018 with undergraduate degrees in International Business and Philosophy, and a Master’s degree in Global Communications. She has capitalized on her education and experience working for renowned international marketing firms to Talout International’s great advantage. Now serving as the Team’s Social Media Manager and Marketing Director, Tahira keeps Talout International in the forefront of clients’ and prospective clients' minds. Through continuous research and creative innovation of marketing tactics, state-of-the-art strategies, and technologies, Tahira ensures that there is no better team to market your home for sale.