Home Tours

Turtle Creek, Lakewood Home Tours Adapt With Virtual, Street-View Options

By Joanna England / October 9, 2020 / 0 Comments

When COVID-19 hit North Texas, it effectively put the kibosh on spring home tours, and there hasn’t been a single home tour since. However, two organizations have forged ahead with tours, albeit with different formats. For instance, on Saturday, Oct. 10, the Turtle Creek Association will host its 2020 Tour of Homes entirely online. The […]

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One Lucky Reader Got a Virtual Tour of The Penthouse Plunge

By Jon Anderson / April 19, 2020 / 5 Comments

Last week was a busy week for the old Penthouse Plunge. On Monday contractors remained banned, on Thursday I was agreeing to terms for work to restart (full details tomorrow), and on Friday I welcomed a CandysDirt.com reader and potential buyer for a virtual tour. “Madam X” as I’ll call her, began emailing me in […]

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Some Spring Home Tours Postpone Amid Coronavirus Concerns

By Joanna England / March 16, 2020 / 0 Comments

This year’s spring home tours are in jeopardy due to concerns regarding the spread of the novel coronavirus. Find out what is postponed now.

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See How The Lobello House Rose From The Ashes on Saturday

By Karen Eubank / March 4, 2020 / 0 Comments

We are pretty fond of architect Charles Dilbeck here at CandysDirt.com. We’ve written countless stories about his designs and can even tell you how to spot one if you don’t have the documentation! One of the most distinctive homes he designed was for Sam Lobello Jr. and his wife Margaret, in 1962. So distinctive, it […]

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Tornado-Ravaged Neighborhoods Rally Behind Northaven Home Tour

By Heather Hunter / February 18, 2020 / 0 Comments

Losing the roof over their heads didn’t deter Northaven neighbors from planning this year’s home tour. In fact, they’ve rallied to make it better than ever.

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Tis the Season for Holiday Home Tours, Including Four This Weekend Alone

By Shelby Skrhak / December 5, 2019 / 0 Comments

Home tour fanatics have been dreaming about this weekend, when four popular holiday-themed home tours take place Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in locations across the Metroplex, including Fort Worth’s Ryan Place, Northeast Dallas’ Lake Highlands, the Park Cities, and Winnetka Heights in Oak Cliff. Grab your comfy shoes, charge your phone to take plenty of […]

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