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).

Just in Time for Spring – Three White Rock Lake Homes You Can’t Resist

By Candy Evans / February 22, 2020 / 0 Comments

You don’t have to live in East Dallas to appreciate the great gift Dallas has in White Rock Lake. On the daily, people from all over the city come to hike, bike, run, ramble, kayak, sail, explore, observe, picnic, photograph, play fetch, propose, kite fly and countless other activities in or on some parcel of […]

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These New Builds at a Coveted Luxury Development Will Blow You Away

By Candy Evans / February 20, 2020 / 3 Comments

While historic homes have a unique charm to them, there’s something about living in new construction that just feels more exciting. It’s like getting into a brand new car.

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Why We Love Fort Worth: You Can Order Your Chick Fil-A on Horseback

By Candy Evans / February 17, 2020 / 0 Comments

You can take your horse through the drive-through at Chick Fil A in Fort Worth. And the cops wear cowboy hats, whether on horseback or behind the multiple horsepower of a car. (Hat tip to Andy Bearden, Insight Realty Network in Fort Worth.)

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Best in the Biz: Jan McFarlane Busts Myths on Reverse Mortgages and More

By Candy Evans / February 17, 2020 / 0 Comments

Is there anyone in the Dallas real estate community more supportive and fun than Jan McFarlane? We think not!

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Five Things Agents And Everyone Should Know About iBuyers

By Candy Evans / February 6, 2020 / 0 Comments

iBuyers represent a growing percentage of real estate tractions. Here is what every agent needs to know.

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Ebby Halliday Companies Celebrate 75 Years of Service

By Candy Evans / January 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

The legacy of Ebby Halliday began in 1945, when this bold woman parlayed her wisdom, generosity, business acumen, and endurance into what is today the No. 1 residential real estate brokerage in Texas. This year, Ebby Halliday Companies celebrates its 75th anniversary serving the real estate needs of North Texans and those relocating to the […]

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