Lupe Valdez

Stevie Ray Vaughan’s Childhood Home in Oak Cliff Already Under Contract

By Candy Evans / July 19, 2018 / 3 Comments

Oak Cliff has been the native home to so many famous and talented people, including Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, but I had no idea it was also where blues great Stevie Ray Vaughan grew up. About a week ago, I was looking at the homes owned by Democratic gubernatorial candidate Lupe Valdez, and I […]

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Just Two Days After Winning Runoff, Valdez Dinged on Overdue Property Taxes

By Bethany Erickson / May 24, 2018 / 3 Comments

We’ve heard it before — after all, when you write about real estate, you do spend a fair amount of time talking about how difficult and expensive it is to pay property taxes: It’s not always easy to be a property owner in Texas. We’ve talked about why property taxes are climbing. But Lupe Valdez, newly […]

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Valdez Survives Primary to Make History, Cunningham-Koch Goes Down to Wire

By Bethany Erickson / May 23, 2018 / 0 Comments

The primary runoff election returns between Democratic gubernatorial candidates Andrew White and Lupe Valdez were a bit like a ping-pong match for a good portion of the night — until Valdez eventually pulled ahead (about 53 percent to 47 percent) of White to become the first openly gay and the first Latina candidate to win a […]

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