Compass Real Estate Texas

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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Here Are Three Irving Neighborhoods and Homes You’ll Love

By Shelby Skrhak / May 5, 2019 / 0 Comments

For this week’s Suburb Sunday, we found fabulously diverse architecture in these three Irving homes in the popular neighborhoods of Hackberry Creek in north Irving near 114, Fox Glen in central Irving near O’Connor Road, and University Hills in east Irving near the University of Dallas. Which do you prefer? A Mid-Century Modern Marvel in […]

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Hotel California Meets Texas Ranch in This Curiosity-Piquing Aledo Estate

By Shelby Skrhak / April 24, 2019 / 0 Comments

When the grand Aledo estate at 107 Nueces Trail was listed for the first time ever, Southern Living magazine called it “Every Texan’s Dream.” They quoted listing agent John Zimmerman, who was with Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty at the time, telling the Dallas Morning News it was “the biggest residential estate in Parker County […]

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This Midcentury Modern Brings the Outside In With Architect Style

By Shelby Skrhak / April 3, 2019 / 0 Comments

Wood and walls of windows make this 1979-built home feel like an homage to Midcentury Modern and Frank Lloyd Wright design, but has been updated with the clean style and amenities of today’s homes. This four-bedroom, three-bath, and one half-bath home at 6933 Delrose Drive in northeast Dallas is 3,835 square feet and listed by […]

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This 30s-Era Estate on Versailles Ave. Needs a Facelift Before Its Closeup

By Shelby Skrhak / April 3, 2019 / 0 Comments

This 1936-built Mediterranean at 4324 Versailles Ave in Highland Park’s lauded French streets could be someone’s dream project, seeing through an architecturally significant home’s renovation for modern use. In fact, the plans are already drawn up by architect Chad Dorsey of Moore Design. This two-story, 6,464 square-foot home on .390-acre lot is listed for $3.3 million […]

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Suburb Sunday: A Close-Knit Community Makes Euless Ideal

By Shelby Skrhak / March 31, 2019 / 0 Comments

Euless’ Trinity High School football team can enliven any Friday night with its Polynesian pre-game tradition — a Tongan War Dance. In fact, they’ve earned national attention for it, highlighting the fact that Euless has the largest concentration of Tongans outside of Tonga. It’s just one element of the special fabric that makes up Euless […]

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