Lakewood

Lakewood Artists Create Something Magical with French Farmhouse Home Renovation

By Leah Shafer / March 4, 2015 / 4 Comments

When Linda and Stephan Martiniere relocated to Dallas from Chicago in 2009, they were looking for something magical in a Texas home. Deep in the heart of Lakewood on a street with rolling hills and mature trees, these two artists found what they were looking for at 7022 Pasadena Ave. The 4-4 had gorgeous architectural detail […]

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Without a Tenant, Lakewood Theater Goes Dark in The Interim

By Joanna England / January 26, 2015 / 4 Comments

You’ve certainly heard all about the hubbub surrounding the Lakewood Theater and its many proposed tenants and transformations. Most recently, the longtime bar inside the theater, The Balcony Club, was able to renew its lease at the eleventh hour. But without management at the Lakewood Theater, the trademark tower and marquee have gone dark, much […]

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The Price is Right: What In The World Is a Real Estate Pricing Party?

By Candy Evans / November 13, 2014 / 2 Comments

  You can find out on Friday over at 6820 Avalon in Dallas. 1 to 4 pm. Seriously, great idea. Invite agents over to guess the list price of this Dilbeck home. Those who guess the closest to what the agents, Nancy Guerrerio and Janelle Law, actually price the house at, win juicy gift cards. […]

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Help This Poor Agent: Why Won’t This House on Shook Avenue Sell?

By Candy Evans / November 12, 2014 / 11 Comments

Help us shake it up on Shook. I cannot think of a nicer street than Shook Road, just north-ish of Gaston in White Rock. The houses on the south side of the street have what I call “Austin topography” — cool terrains that stair-step up to the house. (Cannot see it in photo.) It’s such […]

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Occupy Texas: This Lakewood Tuscan Villa Gets Top Billing in Film Now Shooting in Dallas

By Candy Evans / July 2, 2014 / 5 Comments

Remember the Lakewood Home Festival? One of the coolest homes on the tour belonged to Shannon Kincaid and Allen Stringer, she being the artist whose paintings have been snapped up by Oprah Winfrey, among others. Her husband, Allen, is an ObGyn at Baylor. We told you how much we loved that home back when we […]

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Crime Report: A Moving Target in Lake Highlands

By Zachary Dickens / May 20, 2014 / 1 Comment

By Dan Koller CandysDirt.com Contributor I’m in the midst of a move, so I know firsthand how frustrating it can be to transport all of your possessions and knickknacks from one house to another. Still, I wouldn’t want to be in the shoes of the victim in this week’s highlighted crime.

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