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Church Accepting Bids on Historic Downtown Grapevine Homes

By Bethany Erickson / July 31, 2017 / 0 Comments

If you’ve always loved the shopping and dining in downtown Grapevine, a local church is unloading two historic homes within walking distance to raise funds. First United Methodist Church in Grapevine announced this month that it would take bids on the historic H.L. Forbes house and the J.K. Buckner house. Both are on College Street, […]

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Auctions, Auctions Everywhere: The Champ, Eagle Mountain Lake Estate, and the Home of the Crystal Heiress

By Candy Evans / June 13, 2017 / 0 Comments

Yes, there are a proliferation of fabulous real estate auctions coming up, including our very own CandysDirt.com Staff Party TONIGHT in Vaquero, at the 8,923 square foot estate of Swarovski heiress Vanessa Swarovski. Vanessa was formerly married to MLB player Jorge Piedra, but she got the house. Her 1.7-acre estate has six-bedrooms and nine-bathrooms at […]

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Running Down Memory Lane at 3420 Ranchero in the Hearthrob of Plano

By Candy Evans / March 13, 2017 / 0 Comments

The original owners of 3420 Ranchero, the mega Plano mansion that will be auctioned tomorrow at 2 o’clock p.m. sharp, stopped by one of the preview events at the home over the weekend. Here is James Muns,  a former mayor and the developer of El Rancho Estates back in the early 1970’s. He built the […]

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It’s (Almost) Showtime: 3420 Ranchero Hits Auction Block TUESDAY 2pm

By Candy Evans / March 12, 2017 / 0 Comments

Let me tell you why Tuesday’s auction of 3420 Ranchero in the honeypot of Plano is so very important: dirt. This area is the estate haven of Plano, equivalent to the honeypot of Old Preston Hollow in Dallas, or Hunters Glen in Highland Park. And the property can be had for less than its Collin […]

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More on Our Staff Party Tuesday at 3420 Ranchero in Plano, Texas: 2 to 5 pm

By Candy Evans / February 28, 2017 / 0 Comments

We told you earlier about our fun staff party Tuesday afternoon, from two to five p.m., up at 3420 Ranchero in Plano, where we will celebrate the house and give everyone a taste of the exciting auction coming up on March 14. I wanted to make sure you know this Staff Party is a daytime […]

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Paddles Ready? Grand Treviso Penthouse Goes to Auction in Las Colinas

By Jon Anderson / January 25, 2017 / 2 Comments

Hear ye, hear ye, as the saying goes, on Jan. 28, Elite Auctions will sell without reserve Unit 1522 at the Grand Treviso high-rise in Las Colinas.  The home, having completed a renovation in December 2016, has two bedrooms and two bathrooms spread across 3,169 square feet.  With only five units on this level, you’ll […]

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