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).

Districts 11 & 13 to Host Case Update Call on Leslie Squair Baker Murder June 5

By Candy Evans / May 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

Districts 11 & 13 to host conference call regarding killing of Leslie Squair Baker on June 5

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This Wonderful New Construction in Northern Heights Is Airy and Alluring

By Candy Evans / May 28, 2020 / 0 Comments

Less stress, more style, what could be better? When it comes to this new construction in vibrant Northern Heights, that’s exactly what you get. Built by Hudson, its pristine craftsmanship and airy spaces will blow you away. Each day, you’ll fall in love with the home’s living areas filled with sunshine and sophisticated design elements, […]

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Police Make 5 Arrests In Connection With Driveway Murder of Leslie Baker

By Candy Evans / May 28, 2020 / 22 Comments

Arrests made in Memorial Day shooting of North Dallas resident Leslie Baker.

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Woman Shot, Killed at Home in Apparent Carjacking Near Preston Royal

By Candy Evans / May 26, 2020 / 12 Comments

North Dallas woman shot Monday afternoon in front of her Preston Royal home.

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High-End, High-Tech Appliance Museum on a Creeky Preston-Royal Lane

By Candy Evans / May 25, 2020 / 1 Comment

We rave about homes daily here on CandysDirt.com, but every so often one comes up that is beyond fabulous! A few years ago I’d say, “this is one that will make you drop your fingernail file.” And this home at 10877 Crooked Creek will make you drop your jaw and maybe even more! This home […]

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Magnificent Highland Park Estate Offers Unparalleled Luxury Living

By Candy Evans / May 21, 2020 / 0 Comments

While some say less is more, this incredible Highland Park home begs to differ. More beauty, more amenities, more space for entertaining, doesn’t that sound ideal? An architectural masterpiece, the estate radiates grandeur and creates the ultimate luxury lifestyle. As you walk up to the romantic exterior and step into the marble entryway with a […]

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