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Russell Realty: Real Estate Excellence

Bethany and Charles Russell are licensed Realtors with Russell Realty.

Russell Realty is more than just a business name. It’s our family’s name. And it represents our unwavering commitment to serving our clients with the utmost care and expertise. We’re locally owned and operated, and we know and love the North Texas area. We can guide you through the housing market to be sure you feel confident, heard and cared for every step of the way.

With hundreds of transactions closed, Russell Realty is a consistent top producer in North Texas. More than 80% of our clients have worked with us before or were referred by family and friends.

If you’re selling, you can count on us to help you navigate the process with as little stress as possible. We know how to prepare your home, and we’re here to help. We’ll use an aggressive marketing plan to bring more buyers with higher offers. Our goal is to give you incredible service and advice, while getting you to the closing table with confidence that you secured the best price on your home.

If you’re buying a home, our agents are hard-working professionals who spend time to understand your needs, research the best housing options, and will assist you with finding a lender, negotiating the contract, and getting your family into your home sweet home as smoothly as possible.

Here at Russell Realty, we work to help people make the best housing decisions for their families. We love what we do, and we are honored each and every time we get to help someone with their home sale or purchase. We would love to help you buy or sell your next home. Let’s get started today!

Meet the Russells

Our Broker and owner, Charles Russell, is a life-long North Texas resident, and a proven top Realtor in the North Texas area. He is a local, full-time resource for every agent at the brokerage. Helping others grow and succeed is his passion.

Charles is a Texas Licensed Broker, Five Star Professional Realtor Award Winner, D Magazine winner, Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist, Short Sale and Foreclosure expert, Texas Affordable Housing Specialist, Seller Representative Specialist, and Experienced Relocation Realtor. He is a talented drummer and guitarist, and enjoys astrophotography.

Bethany Russell is a company owner, native Texan, licensed Realtor, D Magazine winner, Five Star Rising Star Winner, HSR Certified Home Stager, and an experienced marketing expert with more than 25 years in corporate and small business marketing. She serves on the board of directors for One Heart McKinney, sings at her church, and enjoys volunteering in the community. She founded Love for Local McKinney, an online group that supports small businesses in and around the historic downtown McKinney area.

The Russells have been married for over 25 years, have four kids, and attend Christ Fellowship church. They also share an unexpected hobby: performing in an 80s rock band at local venues. Charles is the drummer and Bethany is a lead vocalist.

We love what we do, and we are honored each and every time we get to help someone with their home sale or purchase.

Nick and Brena Berrios

Nick brings his expertise to help our clients find the perfect home for their next step in life. Nick works aggressively to find properties that fit what our clients really want in a home. Nick understands the importance of choosing carefully, and his skills ensure the entire process is successful, rewarding and as painless as possible. Brena is a “people person” so this career is more than a job, it is a way to connect with and serve others. Nick is a strong Realtor and consistent top producer for his clients. As a McKinney, Texas native, Brena presents a vast knowledge of the DFW metroplex. Prior to real estate, Brena spent 5 years in the classroom teaching, so helping her clients understand the buying process is one of her favorite parts of what we do. In working with her, you can expect top level communication, as well as honesty, and a promise to always negotiate in her client’s best interests.

As experienced real estate professionals, Nick and Brena put the needs of others above their own. Determined to be client focused through excellent customer service, their commitment to work hard, listen and follow-through is bar none.

Their commitment to excellence has been proven time and time again by the results that they produce for all of their clients. With 90% of his business based on referrals, it is clear that they have a passion to deliver strong results to our clients. 

Nick Berrios

Brena Berrios