Some of the hottest real estate in DFW is located in East Dallas. And why not? Close proximity to downtown Dallas, White Rock Lake, and a lot of the most fun neighborhoods in the city.
This week, our CandysDirt Open Houses of the Week column is looking at four East Dallas properties on the market. Mark your calendars!
UPDATED COUNTRY CLUB ESTATES CONTEMPORARY MINUTES FROM THE LAKE
Open house: Sunday, June 4, 1-3 p.m.
Vaulted ceilings and tons of natural light make the Country Club Estates home at 6817 Velasco Ave. a thing of beauty and quite memorable. Just minutes from west shores of White Rock Lake, this house is located near Gaston Avenue and Abrams Road. Thoughtful and modern updates put this home in the “simply marvelous” category, with four bedrooms, three bathrooms, two living areas, and 2,839 square feet on one story, built in 1961.
A floor-to-vaulted-ceiling brick double-sided gas fireplace anchors one living room, and the space overlooks a landscaped backyard. The renovated kitchen includes a butler’s pantry, granite countertops, farm sink, built-in wine cooler, breakfast bar, walk-in pantry, and stainless steel appliances, including a gas cooktop. The master suite offers dual walk-in closets, and the master bath has Carrera Marble dual sinks, a separate shower, and jetted tub. Secondary bedrooms are nicely sized with a shared full bathroom. A large fourth bedroom has private bath. Additional features of this property include mosquito misters, a covered patio, two-car garage, and dog run.
This home was listed May 22 by Nancy Johnson with Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate for $848,000.
IMPRESSIVE EASTWOOD REMODEL ON CUL-DE-SAC WITH $10K REDUCTION
Open house: Friday, June 2, 5-7 p.m.
Located near Garland Road and North Buckner Boulevard in Eastwood Estates, the lovely home at 10418 Silverock Dr. is in a prime neighborhood. It’s a short bike ride to the northeast side of White Rock Lake and sits on a cul-de-sac. This home has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2,222 square feet on one story, built in 1961.
This property recently underwent a to-the-studs renovation, and the results are impressive. Think open-concept floorplan, new roof, double-pane windows, hardwoods throughout, and a new deck. Other features include Carrera Marble, Italian porcelain large-format tile, stainless steel appliances, Koehler faucets, 4-inch recessed LED dimmable downlighting, crown molding, and smart home features like smartphone controlled sprinklers and lights. There’s a spacious backyard and a backhouse currently being used as a home office and music room. Bonus: this home is in the attendance zone for Victor High Hexter Elementary, which earns a “9” out of 10 from greatschools.org.
This home was listed May 11 by Karen Cuskey with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage — Lakewood / NE Dallas for $568,900, a $10K reduction from the original list price of $578,900.
GORGEOUS UPDATED MONTICELLO HOME WITH OPEN FLOORPLAN
Open house: Sunday, June 4, 3:30-5 p.m.
It can hardly get better than the fabulous updated Lakewood home at 7224 Meadow Lake Ave. in the Monticello neighborhood. Walk the three blocks to the southwest side of White Rock Lake from home, a property with three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, one half bath, and 2,620 square feet on two stories, built in 1950.
This house has an open floorplan downstairs, two living areas, a study, screened porch, and an elevated deck. Enter to hardwoods, two masonry fireplaces, a kitchen with Caesarstone countertops, and stainless steel Wolf and Miele appliances. The private upstairs master suite offers a gorgeous bathroom that has all modern conveniences, a large walk- in closet, and updated skylights. Other updates include updated doors and windows, updated lighting, tankless water heater, and plantation shutters.
This home was listed May 12 by Nancy Johnson with Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate for $775,000.
CHIC FARMHOUSE-STYLE HOME, JUST REDUCED $26K
Open house: Sunday, June 4, 1-3 p.m.
On the southeast corner of the lake, the chic farmhouse-style home at 1533 Mapleton Dr. is less than four minutes from the Arboretum, White Rock Lake, and close to White Rock Montessori. This property has three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, one half bath, and 2,707 square feet on one story, built in 1961.
This beautiful home is located in a quiet and well-established neighborhood with mature trees and well-kept lawns. This lovely property has lots of space and a versatile floorplan. It features hardwoods, a large backyard, a study, two fireplaces, three living areas, and a large kitchen with updated appliances. Enjoy your morning coffee on the spacious front porch.
This home was listed April 26 by Judith Rojak with REMAX DFW Associates for $425K, reduced to $399,000, a $26K price drop.
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