Our Team

Melissa D. Mohan

Owner | Licensed Real Estate Broker


Melissa D. Mohan, Licensed Real Estate Broker, Owner and Founder of Melmo Realty LLC., combines a unique perspective of the Real Estate Industry and passion for travelling the world to bring you the best home buying and selling experience. She is currently a Licensed Life Insurance Agent with Premiere Financial Alliance. Prior to jump starting her own practice, Melissa was the Managing Attorney for several years in one of New York State’s largest foreclosure law firms. From her years of hard work and dedication, she has gained invaluable experience representing Mortgage Servicers and will use that experience to bring a refreshing approach to the industry. Melissa is also a dedicated member of the Board of the Directors and Chairperson of the Young Professionals Board for New Ground Inc., a non profit whose mission is to prevent the cycle of homelessness in Long Island. She received a Juris Doctor from Fordham University and a Bachelor of Arts from Boston College.  

Aside from her years of experience and knowledge in the Real Estate Industry, Melissa has a passion for travelling. Throughout the years, she has had the pleasure and fortune of experiencing about forty cultures and lifestyles. All of which have given her a greater appreciation of what the world has to offer and will help guide you in making one of the biggest decisions in your life, choosing a place to call home. Her current projects are in the Westchester, Suffolk, Nassau and Queens areas but she is open to take on any location. Whether it is finding a new home or selling your current home, trust in Melmo Realty LLC to make it happen.


Joel E. Tavares

Licensed Real Estate Salesperson | Loss Mitigation Specialist


Joel E. Tavares, licensed Real Estate Salesperson, loss mitigation specialist (including short sale and short pay) brings a well-rounded punch in a pack perspective to Melmo Realty.  Joel’s introduction to real estate was from a loss mitigation perspective where he was a paralegal.  The invaluable amount of experience he gained in this role coupled with his hands on experiences with buyers, sellers, lending institutions and foreclosure attorneys have attributed to Joel’s outstanding results and successes.  His perspective gives him a deep understanding of the process from the happiness of buying a home to the solemn feeling of facing foreclosure. 

Joel is happy to be an agent with Melmo Realty.  He believes that his experience and passion for real estate can help to guide a wide range of clients as they embark in the journey of buying and selling real estate in New York. 

Marsha Migden

Licensed Real Estate Salesperson


Marsha Migden, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, believe that the buying and selling of a home is one of the most personal, emotional, and largest financial decisions you will ever make; therefore in today’s economy, you will need to work with a knowledgeable, honest, caring and realistic professional who can facilitate the process.  “Let me be that person for you.”  Marsha understands this personally having been the owner of a co-op apartment, two houses and now a condo.  She grew up in Brooklyn plus lived in Queens and Long Island, currently in the Plainview/Old Bethpage/Syosset/Woodbury area for over 28 years.

Having worked in the real estate business for over a decade, Marsha has diverse experience with purchases, resales, investments, foreclosures and short sales. She also has a background in retailing, and in the legal profession dealing with real estate-related transactions. Her market expertise, legal insight, and passion for architecture and interior design make her a skilled and enthusiastic advocate for her clients.

Thanks to her creative eye, Marsha is also a Home Staging Specialist who can optimize your home’s presentation when selling. Buyers and sellers alike appreciate that Marsha not only listens, but really does hear what their unique needs are. She is truly a partner throughout the search and/or sale, taking charge of all the details and striving to make the transaction uncomplicated and stress-free. “It’s people that matter. They have a need to feel secure and to understand the process. I educate my clients and work relentlessly to achieve their goals.” Marsha holds an Associate’s degree in Fashion Merchandising and a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Psychology. Her interests include architecture, interior design, fashion and volunteering.