Turtle Creek Contemporary Soars In Our Weekly Dallas Open House Roundup

Turtle Creek contemporary

The Turtle Creek contemporary home at 3912 Holland Ave. is one of our five features Dallas open houses this week.

If you love a true contemporary build in a coveted location, then cast your gaze toward the Turtle Creek home at 3912 Holland Ave., which tops our CandysDirt Open Houses of the Week column.

It’s not the only extraordinary property we’re featuring this week, which range in price from $349K to $1.225 million. There’s a charmed Hollywood Heights traditional with cute curb appeal and vintage appeal, a brand new sleek townhome near Knox-Henderson, a Casa Linda cutie with lots of updates, and more.

Be sure to leave us a comment if you visit any of these homes and tell us what you thought!


STUNNING TURTLE CREEK CONTEMPORARY WITH OVER $100K IN UPGRADESoak lawn contemporary oak lawn contemporary oak lawn contemporary oak lawn contemporary oak lawn contemporary

Open house: Sunday, April 2, 2-4 p.m.

The house at 3912 Holland Ave. has everything a buyer could want in a fantastic urban location within walking distance to Turtle Creek Village. Completed in 2015, indoor-outdoor integration define the contemporary architecture, which soars with high ceilings, clean lines, bright light, and a dramatic floorplan. This home has three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, one half bath, and 3,593 square feet on two stories, with over $100,000 in upgrades. This property was built to impress.

The main floor offers a living room opening to large covered terrace with a fireplace. There is an oversized, luxe kitchen with walls of crisp white cabinetry, marble countertops, an oversized island with seating, modern pendant lights, and stainless steel appliances, including double ovens and a high-end gas cooktop. The dining room’s midcentury-inspired chandelier inspires, as do the bathrooms throughout the house. The first floor features two additional bedrooms with bathrooms, as well as a den adjoining the backyard living area.

This home was listed March 17 by Nancy Haberman Dunne with Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty for $1.225 million.


2290 N Fitzhugh a 2290 N Fitzhugh b 2290 N Fitzhugh c 2290 N Fitzhugh d 2290 N Fitzhugh e

Open house: Sunday, April 2, 1-3 p.m.

Developed by Larkspur Capital Partners, The Quarter is an 18-unit contemporary townhouse project at 2290 N. Fitzhugh. Unit 30 (and others) aren’t even completed — buyers will have the opportunity to watch it happen. It is two bedrooms, two full bathrooms, one half bath, and 1,447 square feet on three stories.

This unit has a private balcony, two-car attached garage, and will have a kitchen with stainless steel appliances, including a wine refrigerator and gas cooktop. The location is prime, within walking distance to Knox-Henderson and close to Uptown, downtown, and Oak Lawn.

This unit is newly listed by Nadine Kelsall Meyer with the Meyer Group Real Estate for $349,000. Monthly HOA dues are $230 and include blanket insurance, maintenance of the front yard and common areas, full use of facilities, and management fees.


RENOVATED ROYAL OAKS PARK RANCH WITH BIG RENOS, PRICE REDUCTION3884 Echo Brook a 3884 Echo Brook b 3884 Echo Brook c 3884 Echo Brook d 3884 Echo Brook e

Open house: Sunday, April 2, 3-5 p.m.

Big spaces and bright natural light define the Royal Oak Park ranch at 3884 Echo Brook Ln. Situated on almost half an acre and with 3,720 square feet, it’s easy to stretch out and relax here. This home has four bedrooms, four full bathrooms, and one half bath, built in 1972.

This home has a newly renovated master suite with a lovely master bath and walk-in closet. Hardwood floors, an outdoor kitchen and large covered patio, sparking swimming pool, and an open floorplan make this a great space for entertaining, or just relaxing with the family. In addition, the home features new windows, kitchen appliances, and landscaping.

This home was listed Feb. 27 by Meredith Houston with Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty for $849,000, a $30K reduction from its original list price.


HOLLYWOOD HEIGHTS TRADITIONAL WITH VINTAGE CHARMS7014 Santa Monica a 7014 Santa Monica b 7014 Santa Monica c 7014 Santa Monica d 7014 Santa Monica e

Open house: Sunday, April 2, 2-4 p.m.

Hollywood Heights is a hot East Dallas neighborhood and the 1938 home at 7014 Santa Monica Dr. is a beautiful example of why. Think cute curb appeal, well-appointed spaces, designer color palette, vintage charms, and a large backyard with a party deck and stone patio. This home has three bedrooms, one bath, and 1,502 square feet on two stories.

Located near Garland Road and Gaston Avenue, just a stone’s throw from the Santa Fe Trail, this is a coveted location in Dallas. Inside, you’ll find refinished hardwoods, an original wood-burning fireplace with large mantel, an updated kitchen and bathroom. That bathroom features penny tile, a glass-enclosed bathtub, and granite counters. Head upstairs and fall in love with the treehouse views in the bedroom with tons of windows and cool architectural lines. The second story has a flexible floorplan that works as a second bedroom plus office or second living area, or as a third bedroom.

This home was listed March 28 by Britt Lopez with Dallas City Center Realtors for $430,000.


CASA LINDA FOREST CUTIE IN GREAT LOCATION, JUST REDUCED $30K9106 Vinewood a 9106 Vinewood b 9106 Vinewood c 9106 Vinewood d 9106 Vinewood e

Open house: Sunday April 2, 1-3 p.m.

The 1959 house at 9106 Vinewood Dr. in Casa Linda Forest has been meticulously maintained, flawlessly updated, and recently reduced $30K from its original list price. It’s minutes from White Rock Lake and all that East Dallas has to offer. This home has four bedrooms, three full bathrooms, one half bath, and 2,704 square feet, built in 1959.

A large, open-concept floorplan offers a wood-burning fireplace, walls of windows, French doors, brick details, recessed lighting, and a fabulous kitchen with a gas cooktop, oversized island with granite countertops, and large pantry. Windows and mechanicals are updated. The master ensuite bathroom offers a walk-in closet, shower with frameless glass door, and a striking vanity. There’s a separate guest suite with a Jack-and-Jill bath, an office, and covered parking behind an automatic gate.

This home was listed March 23 by Joseph Kacynski with David Bush Realtors for $465,000.

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.