April Towery studied journalism at Texas A&M University and has been an award-winning reporter and editor for more than 20 years. She’s covered everything from city council meetings to Death Row executions. Her favorite things to write are feature stories and humorous columns. She loves to make people laugh. She won first place in humorous column writing, second place in news writing and third place in serious column writing at the 2019 South Texas Press Association Awards and picked up first place in humorous writing at the 2018 Texas Press Association awards ceremony. She has numerous other recognitions, including the Texas Associated Press Managing Editors’ first-place award for special reporting, citing her continuous coverage of the College Station City Council and its violation of the Texas Open Meetings Act in 2006. She is the daughter of a longtime real estate appraiser and at one time knew her way around a floor plan. She lives in Wylie and is learning daily about real estate, architecture, and housing trends.
The three-bedroom, two-bath home at 3445 Purdue Avenue was built in 1929, when this quintessential Tudor was one of many lining this quiet street in University Park. In the ’20s and ’30s, Tudors were THE house for this area. Today, it’s a robin’s egg blue-painted brick home, ready to take in its next family. This […]Read More
We’re taught as children that there’s a time to laugh and a time to weep, a time to dance and a time to be still. And this four-bedroom home on Westway Court in Plano is a strong reminder that there’s a time to buy and a time to rent. The spacious two-story home currently features […]Read More
A big backyard, hardwood floors, and gourmet kitchen combine for the perfect Midcentury Modern home in East Dallas. Just in time to beat the summertime blues, this Silverock stunner rents for just $3,000 per month. It’s in the Dixon Branch neighborhood, near Garland Road, Northwest Highway, and White Rock Lake. Featuring four bedrooms, two bathrooms, […]Read More
There’s a new kid on the block at The Highland Residences, and it’s got everything. The townhomes at 5656 N. Central Expressway are locked and loaded with designer-inspired touches, high-end finishes, and full valet service. Whether you’re a Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte, or Miranda, you’ll feel like you have arrived in this sexy 2,124-square-foot space in […]Read More
Renters, rejoice! We found a four-bedroom gem in the sought-after Plano school district with a price that will knock your socks off. The custom home at 6113 Leblanc Drive has plenty of space, new appliances, soaring ceilings, and perks you haven’t even thought of. The price tag is just $5,000 per month. It’s a perfect […]Read More
U.S. Army Specialist Thomas Vandeventer will soon be the recipient of a custom-built home in the Dallas suburb of Royse City. The veteran lost both legs in Iraq in 2007, and, thanks to the Homes for Our Troops program, he will become a mortgage-free homeowner in about seven to nine months. A community kickoff event […]Read More