Eric Prokesh

Cute Cottage in University Place Has Hidden Depth

By Eric Prokesh / August 14, 2020 / 0 Comments
Cute Cottage

Don’t be deceived by the endearing modesty of this cute cottage in desirable University Place. Behind the dissembling façade of this 1940 vintage colonial lies over 3,000 square feet of living space and four bedrooms and three full baths with multiple living areas. On entering, the charm offensive continues with impeccable original hardwood floors and […]

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This Amazing Monticello Mediterranean Packs Plenty of Panache

By Eric Prokesh / August 7, 2020 / 0 Comments
Monticello Mediterranean

Listed only two days ago, this Monticello Mediterranean new build has so much going for it that it’s difficult to know where to start. Since this is a real estate website, I suppose we begin with location. The rambling structure on a double half-acre lot, sits in the heart of one of Fort Worth’s most […]

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Reflections On The Last Day Of The Kimbell Museum’s ‘Flesh and Blood’

By Eric Prokesh / August 3, 2020 / 0 Comments
Flesh & Blood

As I write this piece I am overcome once again by melancholy, forcefully reminded once more to realize, that this show is about as close to Italy as I am likely to get for the foreseeable future. However, instead of succumbing to self-indulgent despondency, I should be grateful that I live in a place where […]

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Shirley Avenue Bungalow Benefits from Choice Location

By Eric Prokesh / July 31, 2020 / 0 Comments
Shirley Avenue

Reflecting on the truly ghastly economic news today, I can only marvel at the seemingly impregnable robustness of the local real estate market. Take, for example, this undeniably charming bungalow priced at the high end of the University Place average square foot price of around $250 per. Listed on July 21st it was under contract […]

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Retro Beauty With Low-Key Livable Luxury on Monticello’s Best-Preserved Street

By Eric Prokesh / July 24, 2020 / 1 Comment
Virginia Place

This week’s Fort Worth Friday is about as good as it gets. The listing is only days old and interest is robust. That isn’t surprising given that this is one of the loveliest properties to come to market lately. Add to that, Monticello is one of the Westside’s best neighborhoods and this home is a […]

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Best of The Westside: A Near Perfectly Placed In-Town Palazzo

By Eric Prokesh / July 17, 2020 / 1 Comment
Palazzo

A perfectly placed palazzo would be on Lago di Como. I confess to obsessing about Italy a lot these days. It’s only natural with the world on lockdown and another long, hot Texas summer before us, that the mind wanders even if we cannot. Tell me I can’t do something-like travel, and the prohibition becomes […]

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