Dallas North Tollway

Thursday Three Hundred: Big, Beautiful, Briarwood Traditional is Perfect For Green Thumbs!

By Joanna England / May 23, 2013 / 0 Comments

West Lovers Lane is jammed with great boutiques and restaurants that have become institutions. Take Celebration Restaurant — a lovely family style joint that serves seasonal dishes and has a wonderfully homey feel. Wouldn’t you like to live close to such a fabulous place? Well, you can! This listing, 4519 Elsby Avenue, from the one […]

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Tom and Cinda Hicks Put Dallas’ Famous Crespi Estate on Market for $135 Million with Douglas Newby

By Candy Evans / January 28, 2013 / Comments Off on Tom and Cinda Hicks Put Dallas’ Famous Crespi Estate on Market for $135 Million with Douglas Newby

Looking to find a little estate in the Loire Valley but your spouse wears a “France Sucks” tee? You can have 25 acres that resemble the French countryside and a 48,000 square foot estate so perfect you may never wish to leave. The 25 acre estate of Thomas O. and Cinda Hicks on Walnut Hill Lane and Hollow Way Road in Preston Hollow just hit the non-MLS market for a whopping $135 million. For more photos and all the scoop, check out the site of Douglas Newby, who is the agent.

And it may actually now be the most expensive home listed in the entire United States!

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Monday Morning Millionaire I: Falling in Love With a Falls Road House in OPH

By Candy Evans / June 11, 2012 / 0 Comments

For some reason, when I saw this home, I said out loud: “This is perfection”. I was talking about the price, of course, at $2.7ish, the location, but also thinking 5814 Falls Road was a home designed for the true needs of a family, especially one with twins. First of all, it was built in […]

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Monday Morning Millionaire: Ivy League New England Sensibility is Alive and Well in Dallas!

By Candy Evans / April 30, 2012 / 2 Comments

No other home I can think of typifies this great compliment to our city like 11442 East Ricks Circle. OK, I’m a wee bit biased as this home is in my ‘hood and I walk by it’s glory every time I walk Bree on the Circle. This is a one-owner home, built brand spanking new and solid in 1990, and it has never been on the market.

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Tuesday Two Hundred: Austin Stone Charmer Is Calling Me To Play House on Kenwell

By Candy Evans / November 1, 2011 / 0 Comments

I LOVE ME some Austin stone on this Shannon Estates cottage at 6547 Kenwell. Close to Dallas North tollway, Park Cities, shopping & restaurants. Kitchen has updated cabinetry, the g-word (granite counters) & stainless appliances. Large living room has a fire place that actually burns wood and a charming arch way to kitchen. The updated baths have travertine […]

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From Bytes to Bites: In-N-Out Burger to Take Over Comp USA Space on Tollway

By Candy Evans / April 1, 2011 / 0 Comments

I cannot tell you how many times¬† I have been in the (former) CompUSA store on the east side of the Dallas North Tollway between Belt Line Road and Arapaho Road in (what some call) far North Dallas. Cables, computers, you name it, I’ve been there to buy it. And when that building vacated several […]

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