Candy Evans

A real estate muckraker, Candy Evans is one of the nation’s leading real estate reporters. She is also the North Texas real estate editor for Forbes.com, CultureMap Dallas, Modern Luxury Dallas, & the Katy Trail Weekly. Candy has written for Joel Kotkin’s The New Geography, Inman Real Estate News, plus a host of national sites. Constantly breaking celebrity real estate news, she scooped former president George W. Bush's Dallas home in 2008. She is the founder and publisher of her signature CandysDirt.com, and SecondShelters.com, devoted to the vacation home market. Her verticals have won many awards, including Best Blog by the venerable National Association of Real Estate Editors, one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious journalism associations. Candy holds an active Texas real estate license but does not sell. She is on the Board of Directors of Braemar Hotels & Resorts (BHR).

Mark Godson Sells Most Iconic House in Dallas, Best is Yet to Come

By Candy Evans / January 21, 2021 / 5 Comments

We know you have stopped and stared every time your eyes gazed 4001 Turtle Creek Boulevard, the blue-tiled roof home that has been declared “Most Beautiful Home” by virtually every home design rag in town. Truly, it is. I wrote about the home when Mark Godson of Compass first listed it. I will never forget […]

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Meet Dallas’ Top Producing Team In 2020: The Perry Wisdom Barrett Real Estate Group

By Candy Evans / January 21, 2021 / 1 Comment

Meet the Perry Wisdom Barrett real estate group. Alex Perry, along with partners Elizabeth Wisdom and Chad Barrett, was the top-selling firm in Dallas this year, with more than $220 million in sales. To be fair, the members of Perry Wisdom Barrett real estate group have been top producers in Dallas real estate for the […]

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Last Chance to (Basically) Steal a Six-Story Uptown Do-Everything WFH Property

By Candy Evans / January 14, 2021 / 1 Comment

Have you ever dreamed of living above the store, maybe in a dreamy three-story New York City-style penthouse, with two full stories of commercial and residential space plus parking below you? Well, those dreams could come true at a bargain-basement price with Concierge Auctions. (Speaking of basement, there is a wine cellar!) Penthouse Plus Yummy […]

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Top Producer Raul Ruiz Takes His Wealth of Experience to Allie Beth Allman

By Candy Evans / January 14, 2021 / 0 Comments

Raul Ruiz has joined the real estate team at Allie Beth Allman & Associates after achieving the goal of being named the 2020 top producer for a leading Dallas brokerage. His strengths include market analysis, high-touch service, and construction know-how. Ruiz is impressive – an enthusiastic professional who is making a solid name for himself […]

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Dallas Street Racing Accelerates, Hits Preston Center With a Bang

By Candy Evans / January 12, 2021 / 5 Comments

Heather Conover, a registered nurse and former cop who hails from a strong family law enforcement background, lives in the Park Cities. Her home is on the market. She and her family plan to move out of the area often referred to as “The Bubble” because of rising crime and street racing, which has reached […]

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Dr. Douglas Won’s Stunning Glass Box Turns to Roxann Taylor and New Years Pricing

By Candy Evans / January 5, 2021 / 1 Comment

A front staircase built of glass. Heated Porcelanosa floors throughout. A culinary center kitchen that could double as a Capital Distributing showroom. Master closet as big as a NorthPark store, master suite with its own separate two-car garage space plus stalling for four to six more vehicles. A potential dance studio on the property, a […]

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