Rachael Abrams

Condo VS House: Which Property Type is The Right One For You?

By Rachael Abrams / February 9, 2015 / 1 Comment

When it comes to deciding whether or not you want to invest in a condo or a single-family house, there’s a whole lot to mull over. Before stressing about homeowners associations and finding the perfect neighborhoods we decided to speak to Dallas City Center Realty’s Nancy Guerriero, who offered a wealth of sound advice. “The […]

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Let There Be Light: To Ensure a Fabulous Holiday Display, Look to The Professionals

By Rachael Abrams / December 11, 2014 / 2 Comments

The cool weather has set in, Thanksgiving has passed and the holiday season is upon us. That means it’s time to pull out your festive sweaters, create your party menus, and make a plan for your holiday lights. Of course the exquisite Highland Park Village lights come to mind as we think about our city’s […]

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Harold Leidner Landscape Architects Says a Perfect Pool Can Turn a Backyard Into a Summer Sanctuary

By Rachael Abrams / August 8, 2014 / 1 Comment

In the midst of a sweltering hot Texas summer, we’re dreaming about a lounging by the beach with a margarita in hand, and a cool breeze. But since we’re quite a few hours away from the ocean, a luxurious pool will have to suffice. After speaking to Lance Dickinson with Harold Leidner Landscape Architects, it’s […]

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How to Build The Perfect Outdoor Kitchen: Rachael Abrams Shares Tips

By Rachael Abrams / April 11, 2014 / 1 Comment

When it comes to outside dining, there’s nothing quite as clever as an outdoor kitchen. If you have the space, and you live in the South — where the sun shines most days — an outside kitchen is worth the investment. “Almost without exception, every custom home or remodel we work on today, the owner […]

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Building Your Dream Kitchen? Personal Chef Rachael Abrams Offers Tips on Where to Spend And Save

By Rachael Abrams / March 7, 2014 / 2 Comments

When it comes to designing a dream kitchen for an expert home cook, the cost can be frightening. Though it’s easy to get carried away in the pages of Architectural Digest and drool over pristine statuary marble countertops, you shouldn’t feel obligated to indulge in every high-end kitchen accessory and appliance. After all, it’s not […]

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