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Thursday Three Hundred: A Tale of Two Azure Condos in Uptown

By Leah Shafer / May 7, 2015 / 5 Comments

Have you ever wished you could peek inside a luxury high rise and compare condos? What’s different? What’s the same? Why are they sometimes priced thousands of dollars apart? Today, we’re doing just that in our Thursday Three Hundred. The Azure is a 31-story building in a tony Uptown location, 2900 McKinnon St., with panoramic views of […]

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Grab a Martini, Shades: Northwest Dallas Midcentury Feels Like Palm Springs Oasis

By Leah Shafer / April 7, 2015 / 1 Comment

Our spring days are warming up in North Texas, the perfect time to dream of lazy days lounging in the sunshine. Today’s Tuesday Two Hundred is a gem in Northwest Dallas, a retro updated ranch at 3251 Royal Ln., just east of Webb Chapel Lane in the Webster Grove neighborhood. With its carefully curated midcentury look […]

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Tuesday Two Hundred: 1960s Condo ‘Behind the Pink Wall’ Is Flashback to Elegant Era

By Leah Shafer / February 10, 2015 / 9 Comments

As we wrote about last year, the intersection of Preston and Northwest Highway is one of the highest-profile in all of North Dallas (and probably one of the highest-valued, too). It’s not just the current real estate prices of Preston Hollow that give this area its prestige—the intersection has a fascinating history. The northeast quadrant […]

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Thursday Three Hundred: Luxury Living in Kings Highway For $304K. Seriously.

By Joanna England / July 5, 2012 / 0 Comments

Y’all already know that I love Craftsman homes, I am a sucker for Oak Cliff, and I am very, very lazy. That’s why I am seriously in LOVE with 907 N. Winnetka. First, it’s in Kings Highway Conservation District, which is an amazing neighborhood! Second, this listing may say it was built in 1918, but […]

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Candy Sale of the Week: Hibernate on Hibernia and Live Happily Ever After

By Candy Evans / November 3, 2011 / 0 Comments

Update: This home has been on the market 8 days, re-priced, received 4 good offers, 3 above list price…   I love this house! It reminds me of the Oak Street area of Chicago’s Gold Coast as you meander toward Rush, or the elegant brownstones of NYC and San Francisco. But this home is right here in […]

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Live Like a Wall Street Exec for a Fraction — The Tree House in Kessler, Under $500K. Candy Sale of the Week

By Candy Evans / October 20, 2011 / 0 Comments

Someone ought to send this post to Occupy Wall Street: this home is proof you can live like a billionaire without spending $5 million on a house! Last week I wrote about that glorious, one-bedroom Tree House in Highland Park that darling David Nichols has listed for $5,750,000. Just. Love. It. But, it’s a wee bit […]

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