Fort Worth Friday

Park Setting and Lake Benbrook View on Benview Court

By Eric Prokesh / November 22, 2019 / 1 Comment
Benview Court

The other lake. Lake Benbrook. Still within the Fort Worth city limits, 9125 Benview Court feels like a country retreat, and yet it is only 15 minutes from town. Another fillip: no City of Fort Worth taxes. Plenty of curb appeal, the residence benefits from a deep set-back on more than two acres enveloped by […]

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Masterful Midcentury Modern on Hazelwood Drive Has Aged Gracefully

By Eric Prokesh / November 8, 2019 / 2 Comments
Hazelwood Drive

Time has been kind to this home. Built in 1960, the bold design of the 4,600-square-foot house still thrills with an intensity that hasn’t abated after nearly 60 years. In fact, time has allowed Japanese maple trees to mature and completely realize the original vision. The classic, modern Rivercrest residence blurs the boundaries of interior […]

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Stunning Wiley G. Clarkson Tour de Force on Elizabeth Blvd.

By Eric Prokesh / November 1, 2019 / 0 Comments
Elizabeth Boulevard

To write about 1315 Elizabeth Boulevard in Ryan Place is a daunting proposition. There is just so much deserving of comment to give this venerable Fort Worth grande dame her due. On a personal level, its owner hosted a party here to welcome me and other newcomers when I moved to Elizabeth Blvd. six years ago. The […]

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Will Northern Lists Prime Pied a Terre on Happening Magnolia Avenue

By Eric Prokesh / October 25, 2019 / 0 Comments
Magnolia

Will Northern should know Magnolia Avenue. Northern Realty Group occupies offices at 1253 Magnolia, but that is about to change. As of October 1st, Northern Realty Group has merged with R J Williams and Company to form WNC, or Williams Northern Crain and will be looking for larger digs. The marriage is so recent that […]

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Smart And Sleek Townhouse Development in Burgeoning Linwood

By Eric Prokesh / October 18, 2019 / 1 Comment
Linwood

Seems I have to search for properties that aren’t even quite built yet to outrun the nimble Seth Fowler. See this week’s  Tarrant County Tuesday. And even that is no guarantee. However, after finding that the dreamy Crestwood modern I had wanted to write about had been taken, I stumbled across a new, micro development that […]

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Classic Colonial With Choice Westside Location on Modlin Avenue

By Eric Prokesh / October 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Modlin Avenue

Tucked into a quiet Westside location, only blocks from Rivercrest Country Club, Museums, and 7th Street shops and restaurants, 4051 Modlin Avenue sports classic Colonial style and a generous 4,700 square feet of living space. The façade is pleasingly symmetrical capped at the center by a broken pediment surmounting a graceful arched window.

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