Search Results: American Foursquare

An Excellent Study in Preserving the Iconic American Foursquare

By Karen Eubank / September 10, 2019 / 0 Comments

There homes that define America. The Colonial, the Ranch, and the American Foursquare come to mind immediately. The American Foursquare was popular from the 1890s to the 1930s and is arguably the most iconic of American styles. And do we have a beauty for you today! … a square house of dependable proportions and solid, […]

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UPDATE: Frank Lloyd Wright Cottage On Track For Preservation

By Jon Anderson / January 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

Last June, I wrote about a historic 1913 Frank Lloyd Wright cottage in Glencoe, Illinois, that had been recently purchased by owners who couldn’t wait to file for a demolition permit.  The town and the Frank Lloyd Wright world at large were incensed. The town’s historic designation meant little but was able to forestall demolition […]

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Here’s Your Chance to Own a Victorian Farmhouse In Historic Downtown McKinney

By Amy Puchaty / December 1, 2017 / 0 Comments

Have you been pining for a Victorian farmhouse but aren’t interested in a major renovation? Well have we got the home for you! Tucked away on a quiet street within walking distance of historic downtown McKinney, sits this adorable four-bedroom, two-and-one-half-bath charmer that’s ripe for the picking.

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Exclusive: Rastegar and SCB Preview Fab Lower McKinney Ave. High-Rise

By Jon Anderson / June 25, 2019 / 0 Comments

Can Dallas have nice things? If this proposed project goes through, the answer is absolutely yes. I get it, you’re immediately wondering what those green-walled balconies are running up the building. It’s a sneak peek at a proposed residential tower at 1899 McKinney designed by Chicago-based SCB Architecture for investor/developer Ari Rastegar of Rastegar Property […]

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The Rooms Where It Happens: Where Do Dallas’ Nine Mayoral Candidates Live?

By Candy Evans / May 4, 2019 / 2 Comments

Some Dallas mayoral candidates like historic, some like new, two don’t even own homes but rent. And they live north, south, east and well, not west. And, remarkably, some of the most expensive homes belong to the female candidates in Dallas’ mayoral race — but with a caveat.  Regina Montoya has the biggest, most expensive […]

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Former CBS Producer Mary Mapes puts Her Swiss Avenue Home on the Market

By Candy Evans / November 1, 2016 / 1 Comment

Mary Mapes is the CBS News producer who lived the life fantastic as Dan Rather’s principal producer for 60 Minutes. In 1999, their collaborative work culminated in a prestigious George Foster Peabody Award for an investigative report on abuses in Iraq’s Abu Ghraib prison. But Mapes and Rather, as you may recall, are also known […]

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