High Rise

Hate Heights? Enjoy Opulent Treetop Living in This Vendome Unit

By Joanna England / September 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

No matter the season, the views from the venerable Vendome on Turtle Creek always impress. But for those of us who want a great perch that’s not too far off the ground, treetop units can give you the birds-eye view without the anxiety. That’s just one reason we love this Inwood National Bank Home of […]

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BombSHELL Revisited: Vendome Mega-Penthouse Becomes Three

By Jon Anderson / April 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Those of elephantine memories will recall my writing in 2015 about a 12,370-square-foot shell penthouse at the Vendome. Even though the Vendome was built in 2002, the home had never been finished out. The first owner had purchased three penthouses with the intention of creating a singularly spectacular home 20 stories above Turtle Creek. It […]

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Ticket Giveaway: Win a Pair of Tickets to The April 7 Turtle Creek Association Tour of Homes

By Joanna England / March 20, 2019 / 11 Comments

There’s only one thing that we love more than a good home tour here at CandysDirt.com, and it’s attending a good home tour for free! That’s the chance we’re offering two of our lucky readers today.  The Turtle Creek Association, a non-profit organization whose primary focus is to enhance, preserve, and protect Dallas’ 87-acre Turtle […]

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Modern Design Plus Plenty of Storage Makes This Azure Unit Stand Out

By Joanna England / February 27, 2019 / 0 Comments

The Azure is a building that draws plenty of buyers thanks to its beautiful design and great Uptown location. But how often do you get to see a one-bedroom condo that offers the top three asks for almost every condo buyer? This unit, represented by Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate’s Jarrad Barnes, is the perfect alchemy […]

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Jon’s Completely Biased Residential High-Rise Awards, Part 1

By Jon Anderson / July 19, 2016 / 0 Comments

Having run around a lot of high-rises in Dallas over the years as a potential buyer, open house voyeur, and CandysDirt.com roving reporter, people ask me what I think of “X” building. With that in mind, here’s my list of the top Dallas high-rises in different categories. 1. Best Unbuilt high-rise: Rogers Lacy Hotel Long […]

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Luxury Market Slowdown Equals Opportunities For Bargains

By Jon Anderson / June 28, 2016 / 1 Comment

We all know that anything under $1 million is flying off the MLS faster than a Cabbage Patch Kid in the 1980s. In the $1 million-plus market, homes are still flying off the shelves like Cabbage Patch Kids … in 2016. Sure they’re still selling, but no one is getting trampled. This sentiment was echoed […]

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