Category Archives: Buying

Summer Staycation in the Triangle!

This summer is shaping up to be a hot one! Luckily, there are plenty of ways to enjoy those carefree summer days without spending too much time in the sun — and with no road trip required. Here’s how you can beat the heat with a summer staycation in the Triangle area in Raleigh-Durham this […]


Durham, Thank You!

Recently, I was voted one of the Best Real Estate Agents in Durham by the readers of Durham Magazine. This is an incredible honor for so many reasons. North Carolina’s Triangle region is a one-of-a-kind area, and Durham is a special community — not to mention my hometown. Voted One of the Best Real Estate Agents […]



Season of Love in Durham

It’s the season of love, and this month I’d like to take the opportunity to share some of the fabulous features I adore most about my city. Durham has always been near and dear to my heart, and that’s one of the reasons I’m so passionate about practicing real estate here. Sharing my hometown and […]




The End of a Wonderful Year

Here we are, at the end of a wonderful year. In 2017, the Real Estate By Design team has moved offices, brought a new Broker-In-Charge and some wonderful new agents on board, and closed our most transactions ever! The Lisa Ellis crew was also involved in growing our local community with the development of the […]


Fall is Here!

Fall

Fall is here and in full swing in the Triangle area! We couldn’t be more thrilled to share all of its festivities with you!  If you haven’t had a chance to tour the Triangle Parade of Homes yet, this weekend and next weekend will give you one more opportunity. See the best and most beautiful […]