About Us

The Awesome Nossum Group is Seattle’s premier real estate team. Led by Christian Nossum, we work as a group to help our clients buy and sell in Seattle’s crazy real estate market! Working as a team means that we can be here for you when you need us. Our combined availability and negotiating skills enable us to accomplish more than any single agent can.


The Awesome Nossum Group consists of our founder (who oversees everything), our AWESOME agents, and a business operations manager & marketing specialist.

It was founded by Christian Nossum, a born and raised Seattle native and father of three. Christian, an agent since 2005, has been named as one of the Top 10 Real Estate Agents in the country by Estately.com, has been featured in the Seattle PI, has appeared on King 5 News, and was the host of Seattle Real Estate Radio on KKOL 1300am.

Christian’s strong focus on education extends to how he develops and manages his talented team. He takes pride in mentoring each member of the team to be the best they can be. His clients also benefit from his team approach since the combined expertise and availability of the team far outweighs that of any single agent.


Christian Nossum, Founder & Real Estate Broker

A born and raised Seattleite, Christian Nossum has been an active full-time real estate agent since 2005. He has been named one of the top 10 real estate agents in the country by estately.com and is also one of the hosts of Seattle Real Estate Radio heard on KKOL 1300 am. You can listen to his past shows at SeattleRealEstateRadio.com. He is also a contributor to curbed.com as their Seattle real estate expert, you can read his featured articles here.

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Call/Text: (206) 949-3048


Jason Saldarriaga, Real Estate Broker

Born in Austin, Jason’s path to real estate began at the University of Florida, where he majored in Geography. He moved to Seattle in 2011 to work for a major tech company and developed a keen eye for details and a commitment to the customer journey. When he’s not assisting clients, you can find him playing piano, searching for the best brunch spot in Seattle, or exploring all the natural beauty we have in the Pacific Northwest.

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Call/Text: (206) 765-6215


Reed Watson, Real Estate Broker

Born and raised in Seattle, it was Reed’s love for the city that led her to a career in real estate. Reed’s extensive knowledge of Seattle’s many unique neighborhoods aids in her passion for finding Seattleites both new and old the perfect home. When not assisting clients, Reed enjoys doing puzzles and making concoctions for a “Cocktail Competition” she and her quarantine bubble compete in weekly.

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Call/Text: (206) 617-6397


Les Cutting, Real Estate Broker

Les got his in start in real estate back in 2016. Hailing from Toronto and growing up in LA, he loves seeing how Seattle is growing into the big city it was always destined to be. He brings a lot of real estate knowledge to the team, and has a keen eye for helping clients see the potential in properties. He’s also our resident dog whisper! Les strives to streamline the sometimes emotional process of buying & selling for his clients to make it a fun process. His large sense of humor helps to easy tense situations while still keeping the process on track. When he’s not full steam ahead working, he loves to watch and play basketball, play with his dogs, and do DIY projects around his house.

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Call/Text: (206) 554-9822


Melanie Ghadamy, Real Estate Broker

A native of Kirkland, WA, Melanie began her real estate journey in 2016 as an admin for a local agent. Now, as a fully licensed agent, Mel helps clients find their dream homes by developing authentic relationships and using her knowledge of the local market. In her free time, she loves exploring the great food and breathtaking views of Greater Seattle. When she’s not hanging out with family and friends, you can find her on the water in the summer and snowboarding in the winter.

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Call/Text: (425) 445-0475


Shannon Nossum, Operations Manager

Not only is Shannon our operations manager, she is also Christian’s wife and a busy mom of three! Born and raised in Washington, Shannon is a former attorney with a background in small business and real estate law. When she isn’t with the kids, she is guiding us as a team and working behind the scenes to keep our business running like a well-oiled machine.

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