medianMay’s home report is in for Dallas, and the median home price is up two percent year-over-year to $260,000, according to statistics from Texas Realtors.

What can you get for the median home price in Dallas? We took a look.


cedar oaks

The North Oak Cliff neighborhood of Beckley Estates receives a fair amount of attention as an up-and-coming area of Dallas. But its southern neighbor, Cedar Oaks, is a hidden gem where buyers can find character-filled, affordable houses from the 1940s and 1950s. The famous wandering peacocks of Beckley Estates make their appearance here, too, among the hilly streets and arching shade trees.

Cedar Hills is located just east of Interstate 35 near the Dallas Zoo, and our Tuesday Two Hundred at 1505 Arizona Ave. is a darling example of the kinds of houses in the neighborhood. Built in 1949, this home is the recent recipient of a full-on renovation that marries period-specific details and original architecture with contemporary amenities.

The remodel touched every space in this charmer, which has two bedrooms, one bathroom, and 1,946 square feet.