Rachel McMillan is a real estate agent who prides herself on creating an experience for her clients that’s as approachable, personal, and comfortable as the homes they buy and sell. Her 6+ years of expertise in the industry and her experience working in advertising for tech giants like Amazon have honed her instincts and instilled her with serious skills when it comes to buying and selling properties in the Pacific Northwest.

As a Seattle native, Rachel knows the local market intimately and specializes in selling condominiums, townhomes, and single-family homes in the heart of Emerald City. She knows the ins and outs of hot neighborhoods like the Central District, Capitol Hill, Madison Valley, and Columbia City (and beyond) like only a local can, and provides home buyers and sellers with a deep knowledge of each community, as well as current real estate trends and market insights.

Rachel lives in Lakeridge and enjoys being in Seattle while having a place to relax and retreat. In her spare time, she likes to stay active by running, playing tennis, and skiing, and relishes the chance to travel whenever she can. She is passionate about living life to the fullest and is dedicated to doing her absolute best for her clients so they can live their best lives too.

Quick Facts

Seattle Proper! Grew up in Mt. Baker + Madrona

Elementary/Middle School: St. Therese in Madrona

High School: Holy Names Academy in North Capitol Hill

College/University: Claremont McKenna College

Have Lived: NYC + LA

Current Neighborhood: Central Seattle

Hobbies: Tennis, Running, Skiing, Local Weekend + Day Trips, Travel

Something you may not know: I'm a pet sitter in my free time! Check out my rave reviews on 


From the very beginning of the home-buying process, we knew that we were in good hands with Rachel. As first-time home buyers in a crazier-than-usual market, it was essential that we had someone we trusted and knew had our backs. She gave us the insight and recommendations that made our offers competitive enough to eventually find a home that we love. After our offer was accepted, she was there with us t...

— Buyer

Rachel’s the best! Although this was our fourth home purchase, we had never been subjected to Seattle’s overheated market before. We identified a home before we had our loan paperwork in. Rachel guided us expertly, expediting our approval and getting an inspection lined up so it would be ready by the deadline. She crafted a strategy for our offer, without putting any pressure on us to go higher than we f...

— Stacey B.

I bought my first-ever townhome with Rachel’s help. Rachel was thorough, reassuring, and quick throughout the entire process. I had met with a couple of other brokers prior to meeting Rachel, but she was by far the most inquisitive and the quickest to show an understanding of my preferences and concerns going into the home-buying process. She scheduled tours within days of indicating interest in homes, r...

— Russell S.

My partner and I were anxious to find and purchase a home in such a hot market and time of low supply, but thanks to Rachel, everything was an absolute breeze! She prioritized our needs and goals, was very attentive, and communicated well at every step of the process. She is very professional, and we appreciated the additional experience and insights she has as a Seattle native. She has an incredible amo...

— Betty

Rachel helped me during a very special moment in my life, selling my grandmother’s house. Rachel was extremely helpful in every aspect of the selling process. She made sure we were informed and comfortable in all of our decisions. She made sure to keep all lines of communication open at all times. She made what could have been a very difficult time, a seamless and positive experience! Rachel will always ...

— Dominique C.

First home buyer here! Rachel was incredibly intuitive about what we were looking for. She helped us through every step of the process and presented us with great research to ensure we were making the best possible decision. She was also highly responsive, on top of things, and a great energy to be around. I highly recommend working with Rachel!

— Aimee L.

Rachel was fantastic to work with. She made my home-buying experience smoother than I could have ever imagined. The information and resources she provided were comprehensive and she even simplified some of the more complex elements. I could always count on Rachel as the QB throughout - this was especially helpful as a first-time buyer.

— Buyer

As a first-time homebuyer, it was important for me to work with an agent with the patience and know-how needed to help navigate an intimidating process. Rachel was so helpful in explaining the nuances and was flexible enough to work with my schedule. I would recommend Rachel to anyone looking to purchase a home in the area!

— Nathan F.

Rachel was an amazing agent! As a first-time home buyer, she made sure I felt comfortable and confident at all the steps along the way. She helped me understand the next steps, was a reliable and effective communicator, and worked hard to find options that fit my requests. Couldn’t have had a better experience!

— Maxine B.

Rachel was a great resource and agent when purchasing our first home. She is incredibly patient with our million questions, always available when needed, and moved quickly to ensure we could secure a competitive offer. Thank you so much, Rachel!

— Melissa Y.


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