Heaven Porteous

Neighborhood Knock-Outs: These Midway Hollow Specs Exemplify Contemporary Cool

By Elaine Raffel / November 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

It’s impossible not to notice the plethora of exceptional contemporaries in Midway Hollow — and the Iconic Real Estate signs in front of them. Each exemplifies the CandysDirt.com-approved builder’s trademark style: homes that are sleek and modern, yet at the same time, warm and inviting. “Our aesthetic leans toward minimalism and a mix of materials,” […]

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Avant Group Brings Fresh Ideas to Bolivar Listing

By Joanna England / July 23, 2018 / 0 Comments

When I first saw The Avant Group‘s latest completed Midway Hollow home, I was fascinated. The small-batch builder does a fantastic job of building homes that feel so much more expensive than their sub-$1 million prices, with fantastic finish-out and smart home packages that add so much value to their contemporary aesthetic. But this new […]

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Another Stunning Northwest Dallas Contemporary From The Avant Group

By Joanna England / March 28, 2018 / 0 Comments

When you enter an Avant Group custom home, there’s a certain atmosphere of sleek sophistication and glamour that you can expect. That’s not a coincidence, says Heaven Porteous, who oversees this small-batch builder’s design and finish-out. Their latest spec home on the market in Northwest Dallas’ Ridgecrest Village neighborhood (north of Northwest Highway and west […]

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When Marketing Spec Builds, Staging is a Game-Changer

By Joanna England / September 6, 2017 / 0 Comments

  It’s hard picturing yourself in a home that is completely empty. Sometimes it’s even harder in a new build. That’s why staging is so important, especially for spec homes.    When The Avant Group — a CandysDirt.com Approved Builder — finished this beautiful contemporary two story in Midway Hollow, the home’s incredibly lofty ceilings […]

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Feast Your Eyes on this Midway Hollow Contemporary in Our Open House Roundup

By Leah Shafer / August 31, 2017 / 0 Comments

Have you made your weekend plans yet? Because you’re going to want to make time to visit the three houses we’ve found for our CandysDirt.com Open Houses of the Week column. They range in price from $349,900 to $939K and a Midway Hollow contemporary tops the list.   

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Brisk Sales, Big Things Ahead For Small Batch Builder The Avant Group

By Joanna England / July 10, 2017 / 0 Comments

The Avant Group, a CandysDirt.com Approved Builder, has easily kept pace with our region’s brisk real estate market. Buyers have been in an absolute frenzy trying to secure the next home by this acclaimed small-batch builder. Not surprisingly, the Avant Group sold both their Dunhaven and Valley Ridge projects for above list price. Even though these […]

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