The Environment Richard Malouf is Building Over on Strait Lane: A Family Sports World

By Candy Evans / July 12, 2012 / 0 Comments

The Malouf’s bought 10711 Strait Lane four years ago from Comer Cottrell, who had build the house but not completed it. When they got it, the inside was just sheet rock. 15,000 square feet of sheet rock plus a cabana. He hired professional designers to finish it out beautifully, elegantly, and the home was a […]

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Friday Five Hundred: What Does $500K Buy in Old Shepherd Place? Pecan Hardwoods and Interior Upgrades to the Nth Degree in Plano

By Candy Evans / June 8, 2012 / 0 Comments

I am told this is one of the most unusual homes in Plano. 5212 Blackhawk Drive, Plano, marketed by Sandy Donsky. (Not Scott Vann as I noted earlier, however, he is the brilliant agent who brought the home to my attention!) Custom built in 1989, it is a one owner home with significant upgrades — do […]

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About My Congressman, Pete Sessions’ Sweetheart $1,000,000 Mortgage Loan Deal: I’m Pissed

By Candy Evans / January 20, 2012 / 11 Comments

We are in the process of refinancing and it has been hell. So you can imagine my surprise yesterday when I learned that my very own Congressman, Pete Sessions, along with three other members of Congress, is under investigation for the favorable rates they received from Countrywide Financial Corp., which was a poster child for sub-prime lending. The […]

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Troy Aikman’s House…

By Candy Evans / November 21, 2011 / 0 Comments

Is still there, on the market, looking mighty pretty. I’ve asked around and cannot count more than three showings since it was listed May 20, 2011, but I put a call into Duke over at Allie Beth Allman to verify. Still listed for $24 million. Still $2281. per square foot. 184 days total on the […]

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