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Ruth Boyer O'Dea

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Realtor (12 years experience)

6 Recent Sales (last 12 months)

Buyer's Agent,
Listing Agent,
Property Management

Ratings & Reviews



06/17/2014 - user787720
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $1.05M in Woodmont, Arlington, VA.

an OK job. Fair to Good. Ruth advised us to price the house at $30k less than I eventually did. The house sold in 2 days at $50k over what she suggested! So much for 'local knowledge' and advice - and knowing the market.

No follow calls after the sale/close (surely basic Sales 101 says - always follow up with your clients after the sale to ensure repeat business and satisfaction?)

Ruth does take great pictures and offer some good initial advice.

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Response from Ruth on 06/20/2014

Sometimes I do get it wrong - as I did in this case - and I told the Seller(s) exactly that when the contract came in. While I was in good company pricing the home (I wasn't the lone voice suggesting the list price), in the end the final sales price was considerably higher than the list price. A wonderful outcome for Sellers, and a smooth closing at the end of May-2014. I wish the Sellers happiness on the west coast!



06/09/2011 - Clarendonian
Sold a Single Family home in 2007 for approximately $800K in Lyon Village, Arlington, VA.

Ruth is fantastic! She was buyer's agent for a home that fell through, then another that we purchased. She is bright, knows the market, and a great, proactive communicator. She is warm, caring, and a tremendous resource for Northern Virginia, and specifically Clarendon-Courthouse real estate.

When we wanted to sell our house, we asked her to be our agent. Instead of going for the listing, she encouraged us to list our own home by owner, keep it on the market a month, then she would list it if we couldn't sell it ourselves. We sold it ourselves and saved some money. It made me so appreciative that she's a business person, but a person.

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06/07/2011 - lindagwallace
Found a tenant for a Single Family home in Lyon Village, Arlington, VA.

Excellent knowledge of the Northern VA and Arlington sales and rental market. We would highly recommend Ruth for upper end sales and rentals and for investment properties.

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04/03/2011 - McLean Resident
Sold a Single Family home in 2009 in Mc Lean, VA.

Ruth is an extremely talented realtor. She knows the market and takes the time to get to know the client. Her intelligence and demeanor are ideal for the business. Working with her was a complete pleasure.

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02/25/2011 - Vic08
Bought a Single Family home in 2010 in Vienna, VA.

I would highly recommend Ruth Boyer in buying your next home. She will point out the pros and cons to multiple properties helping you to make an educated decision. She helped us negotiate on a property that we feel confident will increase in value and we love the neighborhood! Very Professional!

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