Azle Abode Offers Eagle Mountain Lake Living at its Finest

By Seth Fowler / July 2, 2019 / 1 Comment

Let’s face it, parades and clowns aren’t everyone’s ideal way to spend the Fourth of July holiday.  If you are more of a “relax and enjoy the lap, lap, lapping of the lake” type, then I have the property for you! Azle, Texas and Eagle Mountain Lake Azle? Where is Azle?  Is that in Tarrant […]

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Dallas Public Schools: Now, About That 13 cents

By Bethany Erickson / August 3, 2016 / 17 Comments
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Hooboy. I’ve gotten some heated emails about the Dallas Independent School District’s announcement that it would be asking voters for a 13-cent increase in property taxes come November. And I get it. But I also think that many of the folks that emailed me, or that I’ve seen railing against it on social media, have […]

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On SecondShelters: Texas Lake House Luxury at Its Finest

By Leah Shafer / July 22, 2015 / 0 Comments

Lakeshore living is at its finest in the Lone Star State, where these five lake house will surprise you with their views, amenities, and luxury. Take a look at a couple of our favorites places for relaxing this summer, thanks to Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty. Read all about them over at!  

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Is Shale Gas Exploration Causing Earthquakes? Today’s Texas House Committee Meeting Will Study What May Cause Rash of Texas Quakes

By Joanna England / May 12, 2014 / 1 Comment

Several North Texas homeowners, especially those in Azle and near Eagle Mountain Lake, are concerned that expanded shale gas exploration and hydraulic fracturing may be causing the rash of seismic activity that has these communities all shook up. To address these concerns, the Texas House Subcommittee on Seismic Activity is holding a hearing today at […]

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Tuesday Two Hundred: Vida Con Agua — This Azle Abode is Just What a Water-Loving Dad Needs!

By Joanna England / June 11, 2013 / 2 Comments

My dad is big on fishing. He loves to get out on the lake and waste a few hours with a friend, sitting in relative silence and drinking something cold. We lived super close to a great fishing hole growing up, but not everyone is so lucky. Well, until now. Does your dad crave easy […]

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