Not too big, not too small, and located conveniently near well, everything, this charming home is sitting pretty awaiting a buyer. From the minute you lay eyes on the endearing abode, you’ll feel pulled to its delightful size and classic style. Whether you’re looking to use it as an investment property or move right into the lovely spaces, this delightful Dallas residence has much to offer and is a great value asking $330,000. 

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Clean and spacious three-bedroom homes with Dallas ZIP codes don’t often make it into the 100s – unless they’re classified as “cute” or a “fixer-upper.” This one is, in fact, cute, but it’s already fixed up and billed as a turn-key investment property.

Clean and spacious three-bedroom homes with Dallas ZIP codes don’t often make it into the 100s – unless they’re classified as “cute” or a “fixer-upper.”

This one is, in fact, cute, but it’s already fixed up and billed as a turn-key investment property.

Listed by Juan Vega with Rendon Realty, the home at 9922 Hustead Drive is on the market for a modest $129,900.

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After not mentioning the Claremont neighborhood for a while, we’re suddenly seeing gem after gem go on the market there. It’s one of my favorite residential areas in East Dallas, with Midcentury personality, mature trees, and memorable style.

The 1962 ranch-style house at 8526 Sweetwood Drive just came on the market Oct. 31 after an extensive renovation, and it’s got loads of charm packed into its 1,773 square feet. Marketed by Ben Fluno of Chris Arnold Premier Realty for $242,500 (it dropped $2,500 today), I’m actually surprised it’s still on the market. Take a look and I think you’ll agree.

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What happens when an investment property falls short?

What happens when an investment property falls short?

I’m sure real estate investors work very hard to manage the properties they purchase, to ensure that they not only net a good profit, but become a great home potential buyers. Quality materials, attention to detail, and preserving a home’s character are all parts of making a good flip a great one.

But some investment properties miss the mark. Whether generic cabinetry, poor planning, or bad layouts, some investments end up being properties that still need plenty of work. Today’s Tuesday Two Hundred is a great example of a so-so renovation that is on the cusp of being good.

Let’s find out why:

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