Dallas homes under $400K

Splurge vs. Steal: Color Crush In Junius Heights

By Amy Puchaty / April 22, 2019 / 0 Comments

This historically hip hood has us sprung with a color crush. Yes, today we are talking about Junius Heights. The Old East Dallas neighborhood is prized for its eclectic mix of historic architecture in all shapes and sizes. And the color combos are smart and lively too! Which would you choose, the punchy pink splurge […]

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Listed Today: Brilliant Elmwood Reno Offers Expanded Floorplan, High-end Design

By Leah Shafer / October 4, 2018 / 0 Comments

All eyes are on Elmwood, it seems, as investors make big waves in this historic Oak Cliff neighborhood.  Our Thursday Three Hundred at 2210 Melbourne Ave. is an example of a flip done right in Elmwood, with sleek style and attention to every detail. The renovation is by Eligra LLC, a husband-and-wife team of Michael and Victoria […]

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This Oak Cliff Midcentury Achieves Marvelous Indoor-Outdoor Connection

By Leah Shafer / September 27, 2018 / 3 Comments

One of the goals of midcentury architecture was to foster a sense of connection between indoor living spaces and the outside. One 1962 Oak Cliff house achieves that beautifully through thoughtful design and offers enviable views.   Our Thursday Three Hundred at 808 Wood River Rd. is perfectly perched on an oversized lot with tons of large […]

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Kiestwood House Offers Potential for Acreage, Warm, Contemporary Interior

By Leah Shafer / September 20, 2018 / 0 Comments

Just eight miles from downtown Dallas and a few minutes from Bishop Arts, a newly listed Kiestwood property impresses with its warm, spacious interior, potential for acreage, and great location in an established neighborhood.  The house at 3224 S. Ravinia Dr. sits on just over a quarter acre and the property backs to additional 1.75 acres that’s […]

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University Park Tudor with Five Bedrooms Tops Our DFW Open Houses

By Leah Shafer / September 13, 2018 / 0 Comments

Every week, we pound the pavement and scour the open houses that impress.  This is our CandysDirt.com Open Houses of the Week column. This week, our houses range in price from $299,900 to $1.499 million. Which one is your favorite?   

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Three-bedroom Elmwood Cottage on Oversized Lot Has Storied Past

By Leah Shafer / September 6, 2018 / 0 Comments

During World War II, the Elmwood house at 1420 Brunner Ave. in Oak Cliff was a refuge for British pilots here for training. The Royal Air Force was getting creamed by the Germans and needed help, which was available here.  The first of the training schools was created in Terrell, about 1.5 hours east, and many flyboys […]

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