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Chris Kelly Named Ebby Halliday CEO, Burleson Focuses on Nonprofit

By Candy's Dirt / October 25, 2018 / 0 Comments

From Staff Reports Longtime Ebby Halliday Companies president and CEO Mary Frances Burleson, an icon in the organization hired by founder Ebby Halliday in 1958, has stepped down from her position to focus on the firm’s eponymous nonprofit — the Ebby Halliday Foundation. In her place, Chris Kelly has been named CEO. Kelly, recently the […]

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MetroTex Alerts Realtors to NTREIS Phishing Scam

By Candy's Dirt / October 24, 2018 / 0 Comments
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After agents began getting emails alerting them that someone had attempted to log in to their North Texas Real Estate Information System (or NTREIS) accounts, the MetroTex Association of Realtors warned its members. The message some received said, “We were notified of a log in attempt on your account from El Paso, TX. This may […]

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Candy’s Media Announces Promotions of Bethany Erickson, Shelby Skrhak

By Candy's Dirt / October 10, 2018 / 1 Comment

From Staff Reports Nearly eight years to the day that Candy Evans began CandysDirt.com, the online real estate publication that became the flagship news provider of the Candy’s Media brand, the organization announced promotions of two staff members. “I’m absolutely thrilled to announce the promotions of two hard-working journalists in our organization: Bethany Erickson and […]

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Townhome Collapse Kills One, Injures Five, Weather Blamed

By Candy's Dirt / October 9, 2018 / 0 Comments
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From staff reports Editor’s Note: Overnight, Megatel Homes responded to our questions, and provided a statement. Those responses have been added to this story. A townhome collapse in West Dallas Monday afternoon that killed one and injured five more is believed to have been caused by the weather. Dallas Fire and Rescue spokesperson Jason Evans […]

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Dallas Seeks Business and Resident Input on Economic Development

By Candy's Dirt / October 8, 2018 / 0 Comments

Want to provide the city of Dallas with input regarding a comprehensive strategic economic development plan? Now is your chance. The city rolled out two separate surveys — one for businesses, and one for residents — that will help determine how the city approaches its economy in the future, including how it can improve Dallas’ […]

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Wyly Colorado Estate Sells To Familiar Dallas Name

By Candy's Dirt / September 26, 2018 / 0 Comments
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From Staff Reports It took about 30 minutes or less for Sam Wyly’s 244-acre Colorado ranch to sell at auction, and when the dust settled (although one might argue three bidders can’t kick up that much dust), a familiar name in Dallas development emerged.

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