Daniel Hightower Smith

Born downtown at Baylor and raised in North Dallas, Daniel Hightower Smith loves the shifty currents of real estate. He's into words, too, working as a freelance copywriter in corporate and agency settings, and sporting a long history as a copy editor. He's a devoted yogi, prolific reader, and a longtime songwriter on guitar with influences spanning Jimi Hendrix and Elliott Smith. You'll often find him on walks with his rescue dog Gretchen, watching NBA basketball, or relaxing at a movie.

Drink in This Exquisite Renovated Home in Preston Hollow

By Daniel Hightower Smith / November 15, 2020 / 0 Comments

Here’s one for the native Dallasites. A renovation of original 1963 architecture, 5022 Pebblebrook joins that vintage North Dallas residential aesthetic with a premium renovation, redesign, and finish-out as the High Caliber Home of the Week, sponsored by Lisa Peters at Caliber Home Loans. “This is a gorgeous, transitional modern home,” says listing agent Daniel […]

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Find the Rancher Within at The Rolling S Ranch

By Daniel Hightower Smith / October 25, 2020 / 0 Comments

With spring-fed lakes and multiple 360-degree views atop the property’s hills, the Rolling S Ranch is a miracle of refuge and accessibility, urban proximity and stillness, natural splendor and modern comforts — all set within the wooded, verdant landscape of East Texas. This 380-acre property is a place for reflection, rest, and recharge, currently listed […]

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6 Outdoor Projects to That’ll Bring New Life to Your Backyard

By Daniel Hightower Smith / September 30, 2020 / 0 Comments

Texans are used to being indoors when summer temperatures hit their peak, but 2020 has been something altogether new. With shelter-in-place rules enforced for weeks at a time as well as ongoing social distancing, many of us have spent more time indoors than ever. Madison Gardner at Lawns of Dallas has some suggested projects for […]

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