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Private Preston Hollow Home with Great Outdoor Living Tops Dallas Open Houses

By Leah Shafer / May 3, 2018 / 0 Comments
Private Preston Hollow Home with Great Outdoor Living Tops Dallas Open Houses | CandysDirt.com

This week, our search for the finest Dallas open houses leads us to Preston Hollow, Lake Gardens in East Dallas, and Druid Hills in Oak Cliff. There, we’ve found three killer properties you’ve got to see this weekend!  This is our CandysDirt.com Open Houses of the Week column, and this week, our houses range in price from $325,000 to $1.395 million. […]

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Greenway Parks Mid-Mod Two Story is a Classic Contemporary Catch

By Karen Eubank / February 25, 2016 / 3 Comments

Greenway Parks is a distinctive Dallas neighborhood, to say the least. It’s included in The National Register of Historic Places, has received The Neighborhood Achievement Award from Preservation Dallas and was chosen as one of Texas’ 25 Best Places by the Texas Society of Architects. That’s some pedigree. It’s also nestled between Bluffview and the […]

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Take Advantage Of This Weekend’s Perfect Temps to Visit These 5 Dallas Open Houses

By Leah Shafer / February 25, 2016 / 0 Comments

Our CandysDirt Open Houses of the Week column rounds up five fantastic open houses in Dallas (and the ‘burbs from time to time). This week, we’ve picked five properties that range in price from $379K to $1.725 million. You’ll find everything from a stately Munger Place Craftsman with both historic details and modern updates, to a sleek Preston Square Townhome […]

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From the Archives: Realtors with Clean Cars Report More Confidence

By Leah Shafer / January 4, 2016 / 0 Comments

If cleanliness is next to godliness, then Realtors may be in the running for one of the holiest professions because of their squeaky clean cars. Sure, it’s a bit of a stereotype to say Realtors have immaculate cars, but … isn’t it also sort of true? Curious, I set out to investigate this phenomenon and […]

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It’s My Mansion: A Turtle Creek Address for Under $200K? This Renaissance Condo Is It

By Leah Shafer / August 3, 2015 / 0 Comments

Turtle Creek is a tony neighborhood in Dallas, with lovely parks, historically significant architecture, and the largest collection of residential highrises in the city. Addresses in Turtle Creek are typically associated with big bucks—according to city-data.com, the average estimated value of detached houses in 2010 was $791,697 (compare that to a city-wide average of $236,454). But there are deals to be […]

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Realtors Keep Their Cars Clean, Tidy for Good Reasons, Report More Confidence

By Leah Shafer / April 1, 2015 / 1 Comment

If cleanliness is next to godliness, then Realtors may be in the running for one of the holiest professions because of their squeaky clean cars. Sure, it’s a bit of a stereotype to say Realtors have immaculate cars, but … isn’t it also sort of true? Curious, I set out to investigate this phenomenon and […]

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