Shelby Skrhak

Shelby is Associate Editor of CandysDirt.com, where she focuses on sponsored content, estate sales, and suburbs. She's a journalist and podcaster turned full-time freelance writer based in Plano. She comes to CandysDirt.com after running digital content and social media at SUCCESS magazine. She's a Lake Highlands native and graduate of UT-Dallas.

Live and Work in This Turnkey Uptown Building Auctioned by Concierge in Coop with Compass

By Shelby Skrhak / November 23, 2020 / 0 Comments

Located in the heart of Uptown Dallas, 2934 N. Hall Street will auction online with No Reserve via Concierge Auctions in cooperation with Jonathan Rosen of Compass Real Estate. Currently offered for $8.9 million, bidding will be held Dec. 18–22 via Concierge Auctions’ online marketplace, ConciergeAuctions.com, allowing buyers to bid digitally from anywhere in the […]

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Ebby Halliday Companies Named Top Place to Work

By Shelby Skrhak / November 21, 2020 / 0 Comments

The Ebby Halliday Companies, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, has been named one of the Top 100 Places to Work in North Texas in the Large Companies category by The Dallas Morning News. The announcement came at the Morning News’ 12th-annual Top 100 Places to Work event, which took place online on November 12. The Ebby […]

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Farmers Market District Townhome Has Real Walk-Up Appeal

By Shelby Skrhak / November 20, 2020 / 0 Comments

Many homes have drive-up appeal, curb appeal, or even sex appeal — but what about a downtown home that has walk-up appeal? That’s what you’ll find at 675 S. Cesar Chavez Blvd., listed by Mitch Deshotels of Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty. Nestled in this vibrant Farmers Market neighborhood, the three-bedroom, 2,094-square-foot townhome allures dwellers […]

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If You’re in the Witness Protection Program, Apparently This Is the Place For You

By Shelby Skrhak / November 18, 2020 / 0 Comments

This week’s High Caliber Home of the Week, sponsored by Lisa Peters of Caliber Home Loans, is a beautiful two-bedroom condo in La Tour Condominiums, one of the best values in luxury high-rise living. Located at the crux of McKinney Avenue and Oak Grove Avenue, the La Tour Condominiums is a 24-story luxury high-rise building […]

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Parent Company of eXp Realty Buys Troubled SUCCESS Magazine

By Shelby Skrhak / November 17, 2020 / 0 Comments

Editor’s note: Shelby Skrhak joined CandysDirt.com from SUCCESS magazine, after a mass layoff there in 2018. The headline should be, “Thriving Real Estate Industry Helps Save Local Magazine Focused on Personal Development.” And yes, on the surface that’s true. But this is more about the evolving needs of today’s real estate agents and the bizarre […]

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When We All Need a Reboot, This 46-Acre Ranch Will Do the Trick

By Shelby Skrhak / November 10, 2020 / 0 Comments

The ReBoot Ranch in Chatfield, Texas makes an immediate first impression. It’s almost like the place wraps an arm around your shoulder and asks, “So when’s your first party going to be?” Even a brief stroll through this 46-acre retreat, which includes a stylish and newly renovated ranch house, eight-stall horse barn, a softball field, […]

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