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Not all Dallas Real Estate Brokerages Agree on New Clear Cooperation MLS Rule

By Joanna England / November 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Though there will be a period of adjustment, Chris Kelly, CEO of Ebby Halliday Companies, thinks ending off-MLS listings is for the better. That was his reaction to the National Association of Realtors’ new MLS Statement 8.0, the Clear Cooperation policy. The policy prohibits the use of off-market (or hip-pocket) listings except when marketing within […]

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A Country French Home That Feels Like A Vacation

By Karen Eubank / November 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

There are a lot of beautiful homes in Dallas, but when you see as many as I do, you tend to get a bit jaded. So, it takes something special to make me sit up and take notice. And this University Park Country French home did just that. What it has, in spades, is character. […]

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A Gorgeous Highland Park Mediterranean That You Won’t See in MLS

By Karen Eubank / October 28, 2019 / 2 Comments

I’ve told you every house has a story, and generally, it’s a romance. However, this Highland Park Mediterranean is not your typical love story. It wasn’t purchased for a sweetheart. It was not passed down through generations. And it was not the dream home bought by a sports star with his first big paycheck. But […]

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Is This The Most Important O’Neil Ford Midcentury Modern Home in Texas?

By Karen Eubank / October 8, 2019 / 5 Comments

Want to catch lightning in a bottle? You have the rare opportunity to buy an O’Neil Ford Midcentury Modern that just hit MLS. If I’ve told you once I’ve told you a thousand times: When you have a chance to buy an architect-designed home, do it! Preservation Dallas deemed the home to be one of […]

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Preston Hollow Modern Masterpiece By Edward Larrabee Barnes

By Karen Eubank / October 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

If the design of this modern masterpiece looks familiar, it’s because it’s by the same architect that was responsible for the Dallas Museum of Art. Edward Larrabee Barnes was commissioned by art collectors to design a futuristic home to house their collection. Barnes is notable not just for the DMA and this incredible modern masterpiece, […]

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Modern Neoclassical Mansion in Old Preston Hollow

By Karen Eubank / September 30, 2019 / 0 Comments

What makes a great house? “It’s all about texture, scale, and detail,” said Lisa Luby Ryan. And Ryan should know. She designed this modern neoclassical mansion in Old Preston Hollow from the ground up. Ryan has been one of the go-to interior designers in Dallas for years. Her firm, Lisa Luby Ryan Design & Build, […]

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