Best of 2018: Three-Bedroom Elmwood Cottage on Oversized Lot Has Storied Past

By Candy's Dirt / December 27, 2018 / 0 Comments

[Editor’s note: Merry Christmas! This week, we’re taking time off to focus on our loved ones, so we are sharing some of our favorite stories from this year. Keep an eye out for our top features from the archives as we rest and get ready for a brilliant 2019! Cheers, from Candy and the entire staff […]

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Three Adorable Homes Have Equally Adorable — and Affordable — Price Points

By Bethany Erickson / December 13, 2018 / 1 Comment

Earlier this week, we mentioned the October housing report from the Texas A&M Real Estate Center, which provided this interesting tidbit: While home sales may be slowing down in the higher price points, the most affordable price points are still doing robust business. “The market for homes priced less than $200,000 remained the exception, where […]

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Adorable Midcentury Elmwood Bungalow Perfect For First-Time Buyers

By Bethany Erickson / October 30, 2018 / 1 Comment

As property values climb in Dallas, the $200,000 range is often considered the sweet spot now for first-time buyers — and we found a perfect perch in Elmwood for this week’s Tuesday Two Hundred. But it’s not just a perfect location (more on that in a minute) that sets this two-bedroom, one-bath home apart from […]

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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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Find Big Updates, Sweet Cottage Style in this Elmwood Home

By Leah Shafer / September 25, 2018 / 0 Comments

Deep in the heart of Oak Cliff, there’s an Elmwood brick cottage with sweet style, big updates, and a friendly price tag.  Our Tuesday Two Hundred, at 1918 Newport Ave., has many of the upgrades you’d expect to find in new construction, but all the personality and charms of its era. Plus, it is only three […]

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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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