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About Legendary Homes

Lynda O’Dea is one of Long & Foster | Christie’s International’s top realtors in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Region. She has been named as one of the “Best of Washington” real estate agents by Washingtonian Magazine in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 as well as “Best of Bethesda” by Bethesda Magazine. She is also one of the founding members of the Long & Foster | Christie’s International LUXURY ALLIANCE which consists of the top-producing luxury agents in the DC metro area . These numbers, along with her extensive knowledge of the luxury real estate landscape, are built on an accomplished career with keen focus and dedication to exceptional client service. Lynda’s unique professional experience allows her to combine online and traditional marketing strategies while she leverages her technology and interior design expertise. This results with all of her clients receiving the highest level of service, which is paramount in the high-end real estate market. Lynda and her award-winning team are committed to exceeding every client’s buying and selling expectations, from start to finish. Their thorough and strategic analysis of the current condominium, townhouse and single family home communities in Montgomery County and Northwest DC benefits both buyers and sellers, whether you’re looking for the perfect home, or ensuring that your listing is exceptionally marketed to the right clientele. Throughout her distinguished career, Lynda and her team have worked with high-profile executives and politicians, professional athletes, and entertainment personalities. She has personally designed and renovated many luxury properties and understands the important touches and nuances required to achieve success in high-end real estate. Her background and expertise coupled with the leading luxury brands of Long & Foster and Christie’s provides support, knowledge and the global reach to ensure all clients have the best real estate transaction possible.

Christina O’Dea is not only a real estate agent on the Legendary Homes team, but she is also a talented professional stager who excels at working with buyers and sellers in addition to accessorizing client’s homes for photo shoots and showings. Lynda O’Dea has had the privilege of mentoring Christina in business as her real estate partner, and in life as her mother. Having worked together owning and operating an online retail store for several years prior to selling it … the duo has learned how to very efficiently manage and complement one another’s business and creative skill-set while attending to the needs of our clients and associates. Christina and Lynda ensure that the demands of their Legendary Homes clientele are facilitated in a smooth and professional manner making the home buying and selling process an enjoyable experience.


About Long & Foster

Founded in 1968, Long & Foster has grown from a single, 600-square-foot office to the largest privately-owned real estate company in America.   This short video to learn why Long & Foster’s global Luxury Homes program brings more luxury buyers and sellers together in the Mid-Atlantic region than any other real estate company.

Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc., is the largest family-owned residential real estate company in the United States. The company is part of The Long & Foster Companies, which also includes Prosperity Home Mortgage, LLC, Long & Foster Insurance and Long & Foster Settlement Services. Long & Foster Real Estate is the exclusive affiliate for Christie’s International Real Estate throughout select parts of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast, and it is a founding affiliate of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, a prestigious global network of real estate professionals that includes the Luxury Portfolio International division.

Real estate is global, and Long & Foster has built the relationships and teams to serve our clients here and abroad. In 2015, we not only grew our global affiliations with Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, Luxury Portfolio International and Christie’s International Real Estate, but also we formed new divisions and partnerships to support real estate shoppers from Asia Pacific and beyond.



A Global Network of the Best Real Estate Firms

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World is comprised of the best-know local, national and international real estate firms with a network of 500+ premier real estate companies and 120,000+ sales associates in more than 40 countries. We receive inbound clients from our fellow 120,000 network associates in more than 40 countries – clients who may be interested in purchasing your home.  As soon as your home is listed with Long & Foster, it is featured on the websites of the top real estate firms in the world.  Your home will garner maximum attention from qualified luxury buyers through Long & Foster and the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World’s vast network of leading real estate firms.

Luxury Portfolio International is the luxury face of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World. It is the largest global network of premier locally branded companies dominated by many of the world’s most powerful independent luxury brokerages. This broker network encompasses over 500 companies, 3,500 offices and 120,000 associates producing $314 billion in sales last year, with over one million transactions in nearly 50 countries. features 25,000+ properties, including Long & Foster’s, giving them maximum exposure to high-net-worth clientele globally.