Brandi Addison

Brandi Addison was born and raised in Fort Worth and is making her way back to the Panther City after living away from home for nearly five years while attending college at Texas Tech University. After graduating, she was an education reporter for the Midland Reporter-Telegram. She loves the Fort Worth community and the diversity within each of its neighborhoods. Her favorite areas are Clearfork, Fairmount, and the Cultural District.

Thistle Hill Remains One of Fort Worth’s Favorite Historic Mansions

By Brandi Addison / February 25, 2020 / 0 Comments

Becoming the City of Fort Worth’s first designated landmark in 1978, Thistle Hill is one of two historic house museums maintained by Historic Fort Worth.

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Bryan Place Neighbors Celebrate the Retirement of Their Beloved UPS Driver

By Brandi Addison / February 22, 2020 / 1 Comment

For 34 years, Mallory Briggens was a UPS driver in Bryan Place, where he was known far and wide across the neighborhood for the care he took with neighbors’ packages. On his last day before retirement, Briggens drove into this Old East Dallas neighborhood lined with 75 hand-drawn signs dedicated to him. Longtime resident Jolene Monaco […]

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HOAs Cannot Prevent Political Signs, But They Can Regulate Them

By Brandi Addison / February 20, 2020 / 1 Comment

During any election, it isn’t abnormal to see residential neighborhoods lined with signs of each resident’s preferred candidate or ballot measure — some houses with dozens in their front yard.

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1910 Building Near Fort Worth’s Medical District Is Selling for $18 million

By Brandi Addison / February 18, 2020 / 1 Comment

Having preserved many of the original characteristics from more than a century ago, a historic near-90,000-square-foot building sitting just outside of Downtown Fort Worth’s medical district is up for sale for $18 million. Built in 1910, the building — located at 1212 Lancaster Avenue — has a beautiful curb appeal with a blend of architectural styles […]

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3 Reasons That 2019 Was Texas’ Record Year for Home Sales

By Brandi Addison / February 15, 2020 / 0 Comments

Last year was a record year for the sale of Texas homes for three particular reasons, according to the Texas A&M University Systems Real Estate Center. At 356,576 homes sold throughout MLSs in 2019, research associate Wesley Miller said there was a combination of reasons for the growth: Low interest and mortgage rates Domestic migration […]

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Historic Sawyer Building in Fort Worth’s Near Southside is up For Sale

By Brandi Addison / February 12, 2020 / 0 Comments

The historic Sawyer Building in Fort Worth’s Near Southside is up for sale with a price tag of $4.1 million — a $600,000 price reduction since July.

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