Highrise Living

Summer Staff Meeting Comes to Unit 2508 at The W Residences

By Jon Anderson / June 12, 2015 / 0 Comments

  Remember our first Staff Meeting? Well, it’s a “thing” now. This quarter, on June 17th, we’re toodling over to Victory Plaza to celebrate this high-rise stunner at the W before it finds a new owner. Want to attend? Email jo@candysdirt.com. This home is made stunning not only because of the home, but the homeowner’s […]

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Fort Worth Friday: Facebook Execs Would Love This Omni Penthouse

By Joanna England / May 22, 2015 / 1 Comment

We’ve always adored the Omni Residences at 1301 Throckmorton in downtown Fort Worth, and now that Facebook is considering a large data center in North Fort Worth, perhaps the company’s executives should consider a modest crash pad inside one of the most luxurious high-rise buildings the town can call its own. Lucky for them, they […]

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Are HOAs Performance Art? Jon Anderson Wonders Where They Find These People

By Jon Anderson / March 27, 2015 / 0 Comments

HOA Boards are better than anything playing at the Winspear. What should be the stuff of banality and tedium are often filled with grade-school antics. Since posting the sharewithjon@candysdirt.com email address, a few readers have supplied their own stories to add to my own. Here’s a sample… Imaginary Degrees and Intimidation One reader spoke of […]

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High-Caliber Home: Designer Unit Inside Drexel Highlander

By Joanna England / January 20, 2015 / 0 Comments

Some condos are just easy to love, and this beauty inside the “mid-rise jewel of Dallas,” as listing agent Marlis Rossetta calls the Drexel Highlander at 4240 Prescott, is the epitome of style and convenience. “Considered one of the most prestigious addresses in the Oak Lawn area, this location offers a peaceful neighborhood adjacent to Highland […]

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Beautiful Unit Has Fantastic Views, Fabulous Price

By Joanna England / January 15, 2015 / 3 Comments

How much is a view of downtown Dallas worth to you? I mean, when you’re shopping for a high-rise unit, you’re going to have limited outdoor space. That’s a given. So the views have to really be fantastic. So really, how much is a view of the skyline, one of the most distinctive in the […]

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