zen home

Lush greenery and tons of custom features create an incredible aura and ambiance in this four-bedroom, three-bath home at 3106 Vicky Court in Garland, listed by Colleen Frost of Colleen Frost Real Estate Services for $399,000. This 3,028-square-foot home has been featured on Designing Texas, House & Home magazine, and on the Spring Park home tour, and for good reason. Homeowner Greta Horowitz, co-founder of the popular, but now closed Casa Milagro restaurant in Richardson, put her custom touches on this zen home that you have to see to believe.

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Oak CliffWhen we asked Realtors last week to give us their cutest homes during our Thursday call for pitches, Bethanne Carter-Buffington with Colleen Frost, REALTORS told us about this adorable listing in Oak Cliff she said would make a perfect Tuesday Two Hundred.

“It’s a gorgeous Oak Cliff reno!” she said.

And she’s right. This 1924 cottage located at 2738 W. Brooklyn Ave. has been lovingly renovated, and is ready for a new family. How ready?

“The sellers are willing to leave it completely furnished,” she said.

So first-time homebuyers and downsizers, check this out (although we would also argue that at this price, it would make a great investment property as well) — a three-bedroom, two-bath home with 1,348 square feet of living space, all recently renovated and ready to go. (more…)