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Just-Listed Lakeland Hills Midcentury Modern Will Have You Singing Sinatra

By Leah Shafer / April 13, 2017 / 0 Comments
Lakeland Hills Midcentury

With the popularity of 1950’s homes on the market, our Thursday Three Hundred is sure to please. The Lakeland Hills midcentury at 11008 Glen Echo Ct. is a study in retro appeal, from its pink brick exterior to terrazzo tile entry. Located near Northwest Highway and Plano Road, this home has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,432 square […]

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Cliff May-designed Midcentury Tops Our Roundup of Amazing Open Houses in Dallas

By Leah Shafer / February 2, 2017 / 2 Comments

We love bringing you an insider look at hot North Texas properties with our CandysDirt Open Houses of the Week column. Every Thursday, we pick five amazing open houses in Dallas (and the ‘burbs from time to time) you shouldn’t miss. This week, our houses range in price from $265K to $995K. You’ll find an original Cliff May midcentury […]

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Is This Midcentury Home Impressing Buyers to the Point They’re Afraid to Buy It?

By Leah Shafer / September 28, 2016 / 5 Comments

Earlier this month, we wrote about a spectacular midcentury modern home in Dallas’ Disney Streets. It got unbelievable interest from all of you and was shared thousands of times on social media. We aren’t the only ones taking notice. After our publication of Disney Streets Midcentury Will Have You Singing Sinatra, Polishing Martini Glasses, the story […]

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Disney Streets Midcentury Will Have You Singing Sinatra, Polishing Martini Glasses

By Leah Shafer / September 7, 2016 / 9 Comments

Carlos Cardoza is a man who makes things his own. Take, for example, his 1960 Cadillac convertible. When he bought it 12 years ago, it was boring beige. “I don’t do beige,” said the graphic designer, laughing. “I thought, ‘this is the perfect car that needs to be pink.’” It’s parked in front of another, […]

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A Contemporary Lake House With Design That Brings The Outdoors In

By Joanna England / August 17, 2016 / 0 Comments

The lot is characterized by rocky outcroppings with dogwood trees where hawks nest; the buildings have been designed to showcase this magnificent natural setting.  In the main house, four separate pavilions on two levels are connected by breezeways which can be opened or closed to the exterior by automated glass doors. Expansive decks and floor-to-ceiling […]

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North Dallas Home Tour Celebrates Architecture Found in Just One Square Mile

By Joanna England / September 1, 2015 / 1 Comment

An idea had been bouncing around in the back of Kathy Adcock-Smith’s mind for a while. How could she promote preservation inside her small North Dallas neighborhood? Walnut Hill is a tidy square mile, bounded by Royal Lane on the north, Midway on the east, Walnut Hill on the south, and Marsh on the west. […]

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