Every Thursday, we bring you the CandysDirt Open Houses of the Week column, an insider’s view into the DFW real estate market. In it, you’ll find five fabulous open houses in Dallas (and the ‘burbs from time to time) you’ve got to find time to see.
This week, our houses range in price from $389K to $785. You’ll find the marvelous midcentury in Elk Hill pictured above, a Midway Hollow remodeled ranch, a Devonshire traditional, and more! Let us know what you think of our choices, and if you know of any we should feature next week.
ELK HILL MIDCENTURY MODERN DESIGNED BY FAR & DANG ARCHITECTS IN 2015
Open house: Sunday, March 12, 1-3 p.m.
If you love contemporary architecture and a price tag under $500K, then the home at 2219 Annex Ave. will delight you. Located near N. Fitzhugh and Ross avenues in the Elk Hill neighborhood, this property was designed by Far & Dang Architects and built by Alan Kagan in 2015.This home has two bedrooms, two full bathrooms, one half bath, and 1,685 square feet on one story.
The modern midcentury design has walls of glass, stained concrete floors, tall ceilings, smooth textured walls and recessed art lighting. An open kitchen features custom cabinets, Bertazzoni gas range, Meile built-in refrigerator, glass tile backsplash, and a Bosch dishwasher. The master bedroom suite has vaulted ceilings, concrete floors, and glass doors that open to private courtyard. The master bathroom features a double sink vanity, walk-in shower, and large closet with built-ins. Other features include an office space and speakers system.
This home was listed March 3 by Mark Storer with Allie Beth Allman & Associates for $498,500.
MIDWAY HOLLOW RANCH WITH LOTS OF UPDATES AND NEW KITCHEN
Open house: Sunday, March 12, 2-4 p.m.
Midway Hollow is a booming neighborhood and the home at 9943 Lakemont Dr. is a great example of what’s available there. This 1952 ranch has been beautifully updated and has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,703 square feet on one story.
Inside, you’ll find hardwood floors, lots of windows and natural light, a brick accent wall in the living and dining rooms, and an attached two-car garage. The updated kitchen has lots of white cabinets and stainless steel appliances, including a gas stove. The large backyard features a wood deck and mature trees.
This home was listed March 3 by Jude Nash with Ebby Halliday Realtors for $389,000.
IDLEWOOD ACRES TRADITIONAL IN COVETED DEVONSHIRE AREA
Open house: Sunday, March 12, 3-5 p.m.
The charmed and updated traditional home at 5636 Southwestern Blvd. in Idlewood Acres is located in the coveted Devonshire neighborhood of Dallas. The open floorplan has a downstairs master, generous mater suite, and walk-in closet. This home has three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, one half bath, and 2,376 square feet on 1.5 stories, built in 1946
The newly updated kitchen is dreamy, with marble countertops, a subway tile backsplash, white cabinetry, a large island, and stainless steel appliances, including a gas range. The kitchen opens to a breakfast nook and light-filled den with vaulted ceiling and French doors that open to patio and backyard.
This home was listed March 6 by Anne Goyer with Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty for $849,000.
CONTEMPORARY STATE THOMAS TOWNHOME BY ROBERT ELLIOTT
Open house: Sunday, March 12, 2-4 p.m.
The property at 2127 Clark St. Unit 105 is one of only six five-story townhomes built by luxury builder Robert Elliott in the State Thomas neighborhood of Uptown. It features steel framing, clean lines, natural wood accents, and corrugated metal. It’s walking distance to Griggs Park with beautiful views of the Dallas skyline. This townhome has three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, one half bath, and 2,237 square feet on five stories, built in 2016
The interior is light and bright, with a modern kitchen and with quartz countertops, a breakfast bar and large island, white cabinetry, and stainless steel appliances, including a gas range. This home was listed March 2 by Jacob Moss with Keller Williams — Dallas Park Cities for $625,000. Monthly HOA dues are $275 and include blanket insurance, exterior maintenance, management fees, reserves, trash, and water/sewer.
BEVERLY TERRACE SMART HOME WITH HIGH-END FINISHES, HEAVILY TREED LOT
Open house: Sunday, March 12, 1-5 p.m.
The Beverly Terrace home at 3833 W. Beverly Dr. was recently named one of the five impressive smart homes in Dallas. It features a built-in Denon sound system, Lutron lighting, and a Nest smart system that includes a security system that talks to you and will text updates. This home has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,698 square feet on one story, built in 1951.
The home is completely remodeled with clean lines and high-end finish out on a large, treed lot. It offers a standing-seam metal roof, energy-efficient aluminum windows, hardwood floors throughout, stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, Porcelanosa tile, and a large walk-in master closet-dressing room with California Closets system.
This home was listed Feb. 11 by Alyse Kate Van Scoy with Allie Beth Allman & Associates for $785,000.
This open house roundup is a weekly feature at CandysDirt.com. Let us know if you visit these properties and what you think of them. If you have an open house to tell us about, email Leah here.