Architects Homes

Owner And Architect’s Energy-Efficient Love Child at 9317 Midway: The Future Is Now

By Jon Anderson / June 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

I like to walk with a purpose, an endpoint. Sunday was just such a day when, as a real estate writer, a cool open house is a great endpoint.  One option asked me to “imagine living in an Italian villa” (yeah, no). Then I came across the walk-worthy 9317 Midway, which looks very modern (good), […]

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RIP: Our Frank Welch Was a Dutch Uncle Supreme

By Candy Evans / September 28, 2017 / 0 Comments

There is one thing I always want to know when an agent tells me about a cool listing — especially a celebrity listing: how did you get it? Often the agent knows the celeb owner, is related, or has an interesting story that shows how connections can lead to listings. Tricia Weiner, who is listing […]

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Exclusive: Late Architect Frank Welch’s Northern Hills Home to Hit Market

By Candy Evans / September 22, 2017 / 3 Comments

It’s funny how my life in Dallas has always had a connection to Northern Hills. Years ago, when we were in our thirties, friends owned a brick bungalow on Cragmont. Then my son became friends with the son of a friend who I had known in college, and she and her husband lived on Cragmont. […]

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Rare Chance to See Leading Builder’s Personal Home in Addison This Afternoon

By Candy Evans / July 25, 2017 / 0 Comments

How do they really live? I really should make us play “Who’s the Builder?”, but it is so very seldom we get a chance to take a peak inside an actual builder’s personal home. So I’ll just spill it: this is the personal home of home builder extraordinaire Mickey Munir of Sharif & Munir Custom […]

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Addison Modern by Renowned Architect Shows off Splendor in the Glass

By Jon Anderson / November 18, 2015 / 4 Comments

Puttering around the internet on a recent Sunday turned my head to 14888 Lake Forest Drive in Addison listed for $2.559m by Mayo Redpath of Virginia Cook. And so I got my passport and pedaled up to Addison. It’s 7,724 square feet with just three bedrooms and five full and two half bathrooms – this […]

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Frank Welch Says His Book Signing at SMINK Was The. Best. Ever.

By Candy Evans / June 17, 2015 / 0 Comments

  As you know, one of the Southwest’s most important and renowned architects, Frank D. Welch, FAIA, has published a memoir, On Becoming an Architect. He chose SMINK in the Dallas Design District to autograph his very first books on June 5th. Signing signing signing! Next he goes to Midland, where he lived for more than 25 […]

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