About the McDonald Group
The McDonald Group is a skilled and experienced team of professional Realtors who have expertise in the residential and commercial real estate markets of Philadelphia and its surrounding Delaware Valley suburbs throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey. They are experts in new construction, renovation, and investment properties. They have settled over $50 million in transactions since 2015 and are a constant top-producing team in the region.
As Buyer Representatives, they serve first-time home buyers, seasoned portfolio managers, and buyers at every level in between. As Seller’s Agents, they do more than list, they sell. “Call Johnny, start packing!” is what many clients say.
Johnny McDonald, owner and lead realtor, is a seasoned real estate professional in multiple disciplines; as a partner in Onion Flats (Developer), Plumbob (Architect), and JIG (General Contractor) he has honed an expertise in real estate finance, marketing, sales, leasing, design, and construction management. Additionally, Johnny is a licensed Realtor® since 2004, a Certified Eco-Broker, and Appointee to PAR’s Presidential Advisory Committee on Climate Change.
The Philadelphia Business Journal honored McDonald by bestowing him with their “40 Under 40 Award” and Philadelphia Magazine named Johnny as a person to watch by including him on the city’s list of “76 fascinating people whose moves, ideas, innovations and boldness will shape – and change – our lives over the next decade.”
It is The McDonald Group’s mission to impart their experience and expertise into each transaction, and to exceed clients’ expectations with insight, service, and communication that gain the trust and respect required for a lifetime of business together.
In his personal life, Johnny is the President of the John D. McDonald Memorial Foundation, a non-profit charitable organization founded in the name of his father, which has raised over $300,000 for community youth organizations since 2001. Johnny is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council, Sustainable Business Network, and National Association of Realtors. He lives in Merion Station with his wife, two kids, and rescue pup, “Riley-Dog.” Johnny enjoys travel, food, surfing, snowboarding, ice hockey, and volunteering with his children’s activities.