Elaine Raffel

Having left the corporate world to launch her own freelance creative business, Elaine Raffel is thrilled to have the opportunity to work with the mega-talented Dallas homebuilding community. She credits her work with top fashion and design brands for teaching her one inarguably valuable lesson: that truly great work is always a collaboration.

Style-Savvy Designer Masks You’ll Actually Want to Wear

By Elaine Raffel / May 27, 2020 / 3 Comments

During a pandemic, who needs designer shoes and handbags? Fashion-forward masks are what’s trending now. But it’s time to step it up a notch.

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This Stylish Transitional Manse Epitomizes Park Cities Perfection

By Elaine Raffel / May 25, 2020 / 0 Comments

The first thing you notice about this immaculate transitional University Park showplace is the phenomenal attention to detail. At every turn, there’s something unique, unexpected, and supremely stylish.

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A Designer’s Touch Differentiates This Move-In-Ready Preston Hollow Gem

By Elaine Raffel / May 25, 2020 / 0 Comments

It’s a light, bright, breath of fresh air in the heart of Preston Hollow. Warm and welcoming. Luxe and livable. A covetable mix of space, comfort, and superlative style.

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Small Bank Delivers Big Results for SBA Loan Applicants

By Elaine Raffel / May 21, 2020 / 0 Comments

The SBA’s “CARES ACT” promised a lifeline for small businesses affected by COVID-19. Yet for many owners, the loan process proved frustrating, time-consuming, and full of red tape.

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This Preston Hollow Estate Will Give You A Rocky Mountain High

By Elaine Raffel / May 15, 2020 / 0 Comments

Walking into last week’s Avalon Creek Court open house was a déjà vu kind of moment. It might be that it’s a reminder of summers in Colorado.

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Palm Beach Home of a Beatles Legend Hits The Market

By Elaine Raffel / May 14, 2020 / 0 Comments

Imagine: John Lennon living just a mile up the road from President Donald Trump’s Mar-A-Lago estate. Seriously. But it could have happened. The Palm Beach mega-manse he and wife Yoko Ono purchased in 1980 recently hit the market for a mind-blowing $47.5 million.   Set on almost two acres, the 14,145-square-foot Spanish-style property sports over 180 feet […]

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