Leona Russell's Blog

Posted on 08/05/2021
8637 Hawk Run Terrace, Gaithersburg, MD 20886 is now new to the market!
Beautiful and immaculate, 4-level, move in ready interior townhome in East Montgomery Village with new roof, fresh paint, freshly power washed and stained deck, painted rear fence and wooden patio. Deck off kitchen with beautiful views of Lake Marion. Great for barbeques, relaxing and enjoying nature's beauty. First floor includes living room/dining room combo with FP. Kitchen includes updated cabinets, granite counter tops and appliances. This large townhome has two bedrooms upstairs. Master bedroom includes private loft, cathedral ceiling, skylight, ceiling fan, portable A/C unit, closet and 2 storage areas in loft. 3rd bedroom in...
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Posted on 08/01/2021
Adding Natural Light to Your Home
Image by PlusONE from Shutterstock The presence of natural light inside of your living space can have a tremendous impact on how you feel in your home. If you're interested in introducing more daylight into your space consider installing a skylight or light tube. What are skylights? A traditional skylight is a window set into the roof of...
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Posted on 07/28/2021
BURKE, VA Real Estate Market Update 7/28/2021
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Posted on 07/25/2021
Want to Invest in Real Estate? Here's How
Photo by Startup Stock Photos from Pexels Property is an increasingly valuable asset no matter where you live, making real estate investment more popular than ever. While it can be a big commitment, investing in real estate is quite accessible and affordable depending on the level of involvement you are interested in. It doesn’t require being an expert...
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Posted on 07/18/2021
Tips for Applying to the VA Home Loan Program
The VA home loan program allows qualified veterans and active-duty members of the military to get an affordable home loan with a minimal down payment. If you’re planning to use this loan program, you can take specific measures to improve your chances of approval. These tips will take you from house hunting to homeownership quickly with an affordable...
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Posted on 07/11/2021
What is the Best Type of Flooring for Pets?
Photo by Zen Chung from Pexels When you have pets and are building a new home, you might want to take that into consideration when you choose the type of flooring for your home. All pets leave pet hair, scratches, dander and have accidents in the house. Some flooring types are hard to clean, and others scratch easily....
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Posted on 07/04/2021
Yes, Your Patio Is Big Enough to Decorate. Here's How.
Photo by Heather Mount on Unsplash As the weather gets warmer, it’s a good time to revisit your outdoor spaces. No matter the size of your yard, porch or patio, there are some simple changes you can make to beautify and refresh the space. That being said, sometimes lack of space can seem difficult to work with. The...
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Posted on 06/27/2021
BURKE, VA Real Estate Market Update 6/27/2021
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Posted on 06/27/2021
Design Tips for Making Your Bedroom Cozy
In the design world, the term cozy is often mistaken for small. While the two characteristics certainly overlap in many cases, it’s still entirely possible for larger, open spaces to be cozy. The key to coziness is a sense of closeness and tactile comfort. By utilizing these two concepts you can make virtually any room in your home...
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Posted on 06/20/2021
Luxurious Design Options for Home Theaters
Photo by Alex Litvin on Unsplash You don’t have to worry about getting good seats at your local cinema when you have your very own theater at home. With some planning, you can design a luxurious theater that lets you enjoy movies on the big screen in the comfort of your home. When you’re designing a home theater,...
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Posted on 06/13/2021
Best Practices: Boosting Your Curb Appeal
Photo by Javani LLC via Shutterstock Before you ever place your home on the market, start working on curb appeal. What’s curb appeal? It’s the first thing that makes people want to take a second look when they drive by. If they’re house shopping or just dreaming for the future, a home with curb appeal will bring them...
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