Second Shelters

Get a Gander at Galveston History While Safe at Home

By Candy's Dirt / May 12, 2020 / 0 Comments

Need something to break up the boredom? Why not take a tour of Galveston’s most historic homes! That’s right, the Galveston Historical Foundation’s (GHF) Annual Historic Homes Tour is still on, despite the pandemic. And this year it’s virtual! The best part? The tour will have exceptional haunts you can enjoy right from your laptop, […]

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The Vacation Index: Head Southbound for the Texas Gulf Coast

By Shelby Skrhak / May 11, 2020 / 0 Comments

It’s only Monday, but why not dream about Fridays of days past when you’d hit the highway southbound for the best of the Texas Gulf Coast. Now, we realize there are a lot of newcomers to these parts, so let us introduce you to our beaches: Port Aransas (Port A for locals), South Padre Island […]

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Lists One-of-a-Kind Key West Spread

By Candy's Dirt / May 9, 2020 / 1 Comment

We bet you haven’t seen a Key West stunner quite like this one. The pirate-themed conch house, owned by legendary NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and interior designer wife Amy, is a piece of Key West history made new. And the pirate-themed design makes the listing that much sweeter! Take a closer look now on SecondShelters.com.

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Hollywood Hills Pool House is Where The Band Recorded Their Brown Album

By Candy's Dirt / May 9, 2020 / 0 Comments

If you want to live like the stars, there’s probably no better property than one owned by Judy Garland, and then Sammy Davis Jr. And this Art-Deco-inspired 1941 dwelling in the Hollywood Hills was owned by Garland, who lived there for four years with husband Vincente Minnelli and their daughter, Liza. Find out more about […]

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Bill And Melinda Gates Grab Madeline Pickens’ Former Del Mar Beach House

By Candy's Dirt / May 7, 2020 / 0 Comments

It’s not unusual for ultra-luxury homes to pass from one multi-billionaire to another. In this case, Bill and Melinda Gates did just that, shelling out $43 million for a Del Mar beach compound owned by Madeleine Pickens, former wife of oil baron T. Boone Pickens. It’s an incredible spread you need to see to believe. Get […]

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Designer Dwelling Gives Inside Look on How Hollywood Lives

By Candy's Dirt / May 5, 2020 / 0 Comments

First off, this is not your average designer dwelling. It’s so much more! The three-bedroom, three-full-and-one-half-bathroom estate is a work of art. The rosy-gray cubist sculptural home is by noted architect, Thomas (Tom) Egidi of Tuna Studio Architecture, and comes sited on six acres, surrounded by ocean and canyon views.” See the rest of this […]

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