Splurge vs. Steal: Color Crush In Junius Heights

This historically hip hood has us sprung with a color crush. Yes, today we are talking about Junius Heights. The Old East Dallas neighborhood is prized for its eclectic mix of historic architecture in all shapes and sizes. And the color combos are smart and lively too! Which would you choose, the punchy pink splurge or the spring green steal? You can’t go wrong with either.

Splurge: Punchy Pink Oasis With Courtyard, Elegant Master For $539K 

What a gem! This three-bedroom, three-full-and-one-half-bathroom home is ripe for the picking and ready for spring. According to the listing, “this bright and cheery home brings a pop of color and fun to the neighborhood!” And we can’t agree more. Plus, it’s ideally located just minutes from Lakewood Village and Lower Greenville. An inviting living area draws us in with walls of windows and tons of natural light. There is an open, airy, eat-in kitchen for breakfast and brunch. But it’s the master retreat that you’ll want to live in! It comes complete with a cozy fireplace and huge master bath, as well as a private balcony and ample closet space. What really has us sold? The private courtyard is made for entertaining. Hurry before this one gets snapped up!

Becky Frey with Compass has listed 1507 Abrams Road for $539,000.

Steal: Spring Green Craftsman With Charm & Character For $384.9K

Perhaps a historic Craftsman is more your style? This one is full of charm! And that springy green front porch has us at hello. Inside, a large open living and dining offers soaring ceilings and plenty of sunlight. But you know we can’t take our eyes off that checkerboard tile kitchen. It has cabinets for days and a darling nook to sip your morning latte. To sweeten the deal, the home affords a gracious second story loft for one incredible master suite! According to the description, this Junius Heights steal is, “Just a stone’s throw away from Lakewood, Whole Foods, and a plethora of other amenities that East Dallas has to offer.” And much like the listing, we think it’s time for you to “Bring your creative ideas and restore this beauty to your liking!” The potential is limitless.

Thani Lam with Compass has listed 5605 Worth Street for $384,900.