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).

These Divine Duplexes in Highland Park Offer Low-Maintenance Luxury Living

By Candy Evans / November 5, 2020 / 1 Comment

Luxury living can mean many things, but it isn’t often thought of as low maintenance. Though large yards and pools have their allure, sometimes the most precious luxury is being able to feel carefree and to have zero worries about the upkeep of your home. A pair of stunning new construction duplexes in Highland Park […]

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A Home So Sweet It Was Snapped Up by Luka Dončić

By Candy Evans / October 30, 2020 / 0 Comments

Luka Dončić knows a sweet deal when he sees it. That’s why he snatched up a drop-dead gorgeous home we voted a CandysDirt.com Sweetest Home of 2020. Dončić’s the hottest thing in the NBA and the youngest player in all of NBA history to score three triple-doubles. Voted the 2018-19 NBA Rookie of the Year, […]

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A Unique Dallas Home Where Lake Views and Luxury Reign

By Candy Evans / October 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

While many luxury Dallas homes have pools in the backyard, it’s not often a large water feature sits in the front. Like a sleek moat you must pass to get to your modern-day castle, this koi pond sets the tone of this unique home. Once you float by on stones above it’s lily pads and […]

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A Graceful Dallas Home Where Life is Lavish

By Candy Evans / October 27, 2020 / 0 Comments

Surrounded by tranquil trees and full of light and elegance, this Dallas residence is on the market and ready to become your sanctuary. Besides basking in the property’s natural beauty, you’ll be enamored by its lavish atmosphere every single day. From arriving home at the classic porte-cochère to relaxing with family in gracious rooms full […]

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Natural Elements Make This University Park Texas Contemporary Sing

By Candy Evans / October 23, 2020 / 0 Comments

Update: this property is nw listed for $3,495,000. Lyle Turner with MALT Homes is one of the most passionate and involved builders I’ve ever met. His recent Texas Contemporary is imbued with his standards of cutting-edge enlightened design, luxurious easy living, and good old common sense.  The façade of this Texas Contemporary is constructed like […]

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This Preston Hollow Estate on Almost Two Acres Exudes Perfection

By Candy Evans / October 22, 2020 / 0 Comments

In a city full of fabulous homes, it takes a lot to stand out. However, this Preston Hollow on almost two acres does so effortlessly. You’ll be instantly captivated when you drive through the estate’s iron gates and see the dashing Tudor facade. Suddenly, it will feel like you’re at a majestic estate in the […]

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