A third generation Texas native, Leigh Duncan Burns prides herself on her genuine personality, grounded, Dallas hometown roots and exclusive market knowledge and experience. Leigh attended Highland Park High School and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts and Business. Leigh has nearly a decade of corporate and professional experience managing the professional resources program in Dallas for a highly reputable, international law firm. Now she is providing her business perspective, broad skill set, strong work ethic, and beloved passion for residential real estate in the communities where she grew up.
Leigh is obsessed with full-service and all of the details that come along with it. She always takes pride representing the client first and to the highest standard. With her hard work and persistence, Leigh is reliable and committed to every transaction.
She continues to be involved in organizations including the Family Place, the Junior Group of Dallas Garden Club and Highland Park Presbyterian Church. Married to a Dallas native with two children and two dogs, Leigh loves spending time with family and friends, traveling and trying new eateries.
Leigh Burns was a pleasure to have as our real estate agent. Leigh always responded promptly and never left any questions unanswered. I would highly recommend her. You will receive the best service any agent can provide. I know from experience as we were able to sell our home at the price we wanted. Emily Hill
Having bought and sold 4 homes, leased a home for 3 years and thus, worked with 7 agents in these capacities, I’ve had extensive personal experience working with residential real estate agents. As the owner of an international negotiation consulting firm, I have also had the privilege of training and consulting agents at some of the largest residential and commercial real estate firms in the country. Because of these combined experiences, I am extremely knowledgeable about the roles that agents play and how they can both help and hinder in the marketing and sale of your home or investment property.
Typically I need to manage my agents to get the best out of them (even when they have my best interest at heart) - educating them about my properties value proposition, only sharing information I want conveyed to the other party, and managing the negotiation process myself. I needed to do none of these things with Leigh Burns, instead trusting her with every aspect of the sale of my home. I have never met an agent who I trusted or relied on more.
Leigh offered and successfully managed not only the marketing and sale of my home (which sold for full price quickly), but also managed all of the work needed to prepare my home for sale. More remarkable, Leigh accomplished this while pregnant with and after giving birth to her third child. Who does that - no agent in my experience or to my knowledge has ever gone so above and beyond her job description to help a client. As a result, she not only earned my full trust, she earned my gratitude and loyalty for life.
I will never recommend anyone for the sale or purchase of your next home with a stronger recommendation than I’m giving Leigh. Her youth should not be confused with her extensive knowledge, savvy decision-making ability, decisive nature, tenacity, or dedication, as she has an abundance these. Beyond this she is pure pleasure to work with - always understanding, transparent, warm, and genuinely kind. Leigh is now not only the finest agent I have ever had the pleasure of working with in any capacity, but a friend. Do yourself a favor and look no further. Leigh is the finest agent you will ever find.
Dr. Robin L. Pinkley
Duchossois Endowed Professor of Management & Organizations and MSM Program Director
Edwin L. Cox of Business, Southern Methodist University;
Founder, M2M Center for Profitable Negotiation:
Chief Strategic Officer, Bed Beacon... Less
Leigh's Listings (1 Total)View Homes
5366 Montrose Drive
4707 Purdue Avenue
3417 Stanford Avenue
4316 Emerson Avenue
6231 Del Norte Lane
7007 Inwood Road
3936 Gaspar Drive
7039 Bucknell Drive
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