Adlene Neely Dealey

Adlene has been a real estate writer for the better half of a decade, but only recently came to CandysDirt.com to write our Wednesday WTF column. Have a doozy of a listing not fit for public consumption? She wants to see it.

A Palm Springs Midcentury Modern Time Capsule Too Perfect to Pass Up

By Adlene Neely Dealey / July 29, 2020 / 3 Comments

So, this week has been a rough year already, and I don’t have it in me to rant. That’s how rough it’s been — it sucked the rant out of me. So today, we’re going for something somewhat more relaxing — a Midcentury Modern time capsule to gawk at. Now, this home isn’t on the […]

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The Condo With The Uh, Designer Touch

By Adlene Neely Dealey / July 22, 2020 / 3 Comments

So you know this scene in the seminal 90s flick, Showgirls, where someone asks whatsherface what designer she is wearing and she looks smug and says, “I bought it at Ver-SAYCE?” That has nothing to do with what this week’s Wednesday WTF is about, I just wanted to bring it up. OK, maybe a little. […]

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New York Pad Offers the Ultimate in Culinary Convenience

By Adlene Neely Dealey / July 15, 2020 / 1 Comment

So, have you ever needed to wash the funk of the day off yourself, but also been really, really hungry? Well, this New York pad we found for this week’s Wednesday frivolities has the answer. That’s right— today, “WTF?” is “WTF not?” We found this greatness when scouring StreetEasy, and by golly, someone in the […]

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The $828K House For People With Money to Burn

By Adlene Neely Dealey / July 8, 2020 / 8 Comments

Have you ever had $800,000 to burn and wish that instead of putting it in a barrel and burning it, you could buy a house that needed burning and burn the house down instead? Well then, we have the house for you. Let’s take a trip to Fresh Meadows, New York, and visit a home […]

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We Don’t Even Have Words for This Week’s Wednesday WTF

By Adlene Neely Dealey / July 1, 2020 / 4 Comments

One of the first things my predecessor told me about writing the Wednesday WTF is that you will always have this tiny little bit of panic on Tuesday morning when nothing worthy has crossed your desk, and then, she said, “the benevolent WTF fairies will deliver.” It wasn’t that I didn’t believe the woman who […]

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What Day Is It? Totally Over the COVID Life

By Adlene Neely Dealey / June 24, 2020 / 4 Comments
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Remember in March when we all were told to go on ‘git inside because the COVID was coming, and we all bought yarn and bought sourdough starters from the back of minivans at Preston Center and had Very Grand Plans of living that Laura Ingalls Wilder life, complete with the not having any toilet paper? […]

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