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Park Cities Historic Preservation Society Home Tour Features 1928 Tudor

By Deb R. Brimer / April 1, 2019 / 0 Comments

Jack and Kate LaGere found exactly what they wanted when they least expected it. The couple wasn’t intentionally house hunting when they drove by 3524 Saint Johns Drive and spotted the For Sale sign. But after several subsequent walk-throughs and exploring every nook and cranny, the LaGeres knew the 1928 Tudor was a perfect fit […]

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Fort Worth Announces Plans to Sell Zoo Land

By Eric Prokesh / April 1, 2019 / 29 Comments
Zoo

In a bold, some may say brutal example of “highest and best use,” the  City of Fort Worth has announced plans to sell the Fort Worth Zoo. Founded in 1909 with one lion, two bear cubs, an alligator, a coyote, a peacock, and a few rabbits the 110-year-old zoo is now home to some 7,000 […]

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Highland Park Texas Modern Wonder, Designed by David Stocker

By Karen Eubank / April 1, 2019 / 0 Comments

When this incredible Highland Park Texas Modern at 3701 Lexington Avenue popped up on my radar last week, I sat enraptured for some time. Remember, when it comes to beautiful homes, I’m hard to impress. I feverishly texted my fellow CandysDirt.com writers to drop everything and look at this one! When I recovered my composure, […]

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Narre Lane Mansion Wows With Custom Finishes, Bespoke Design

By Bethany Erickson / April 1, 2019 / 0 Comments
Narre

It’s not every day that a mansion on Narre Lane comes on the market at all — usually homes in the extremely exclusive Dallas if-you-have-to-ask-you-can’t-afford-it enclave of Savage Gardens are kept within the families that long ago claimed that tiny haven inside Dallas to themselves, or are quietly shopped among peers who tire of the social […]

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Tinder Home Dating App Takes Swipe at Buyers and Sellers

By Jon Anderson / April 1, 2019 / 3 Comments

“Swipe left” and “swipe right” are poised to become the new it phrases in real estate as dating app Tinder expands their platform into residential home buying and leasing. The new app will create a seller/landlord user profile for home or apartment listings that buyers/tenants can peruse – a move that threatens to cut real […]

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Several North Texas Cities Make Niche’s Best Places List

By Bethany Erickson / April 1, 2019 / 0 Comments

Which North Texas cities made the cut for Niche’s best places to live list? How did Texas fare in a ranking of best (and worst) states to retire in? How is Texas trending in foreclosure starts? We have all this and more in this week’s roundup of real estate news.

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