Near Southside

Thistle Hill Remains One of Fort Worth’s Favorite Historic Mansions

By Brandi Addison / February 25, 2020 / 2 Comments

Becoming the City of Fort Worth’s first designated landmark in 1978, Thistle Hill is one of two historic house museums maintained by Historic Fort Worth.

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Historic Sawyer Building in Fort Worth’s Near Southside is up For Sale

By Brandi Addison / February 12, 2020 / 0 Comments

The historic Sawyer Building in Fort Worth’s Near Southside is up for sale with a price tag of $4.1 million — a $600,000 price reduction since July.

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Will Northern Lists Prime Pied a Terre on Happening Magnolia Avenue

By Eric Prokesh / October 25, 2019 / 0 Comments
Magnolia

Will Northern should know Magnolia Avenue. Northern Realty Group occupies offices at 1253 Magnolia, but that is about to change. As of October 1st, Northern Realty Group has merged with R J Williams and Company to form WNC, or Williams Northern Crain and will be looking for larger digs. The marriage is so recent that […]

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Ruth Story Lands Plum Listing on Windsor Place

By Eric Prokesh / November 16, 2018 / 1 Comment
Windsor Place

Back in Berkley Place and guess who we run into? It’s Ruth Story of the Ruth Story Group, naturally, who has made Berkley Place her turf and area of expertise. And what a perfect plum of a listing she has landed at 2225 Windsor Place. This sort of house used to be fairly plentiful in, […]

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Low Key Irwin Street Façade Conceals Spacious Living

By Eric Prokesh / August 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

Things aren’t necessarily what they appear at street level.  From the corner of Irwin Street and Forest Park, 2301 Irwin Street appears to be just the sort of charming, one-story Craftsman-style bungalow one would expect to find in Mistletoe Heights. I continue to marvel at the variety of venerable Near Southside neighborhoods — Berkley, Park […]

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Quaint Updated College Avenue Craftsman Cottage

By Eric Prokesh / June 22, 2018 / 0 Comments

When considering an older property, what defines move-in ready? Renovated kitchens and baths? Yes. Refinished hardwoods? Of course. New HVAC, plumbing roof, and electrical to prevent unpleasant, and expensive surprises down the road? Yes, PLEASE. A 1924 Craftsman bungalow at 2712 College Avenue in Ryan Place ticks all of those boxes. Freshly painted with a new […]

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