O’Neil Ford

Real Estate Relies on People: What Happens When People Change

By Jon Anderson / September 25, 2019 / 0 Comments

Dwellings, offices, factories, warehouses, restaurants, even zoos, are all built for people. Seems an exceedingly obvious statement. Equally obvious is the fact that as society changes, its man-made structures change, too. Ebb and flow and all that. But what I find fascinating is how little we learn. The old saying goes that those who don’t […]

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David R. Williams Historic Texas Ranch Can be Yours if You’re Smart!

By Karen Eubank / July 30, 2019 / 2 Comments

If there were ever a case for preservation, this 1932 University Park historic Texas ranch at 3805 McFarlin Boulevard is it.  Legendary architect David R. Williams designed the home, which sits on 1.15 acres overlooking Turtle Creek, for then University Park mayor Elbert Williams. It’s been referred to as the Williams house for decades. You […]

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The Renaissance of Greenway Parks

By Karen Eubank / November 30, 2017 / 0 Comments

Greenway Parks is one of those neighborhoods you never want to leave, and frankly that’s why it can be challenging to find a home here. With approximately 300 houses, which are often passed down from one generation to the next, it’s often hard for a newcomer to get a foot in the proverbial door. The […]

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Heritage Auctions Adds New Price Point Option in Real Estate

By Candy Evans / October 20, 2017 / 0 Comments

We know that our Maple Avenue-based Heritage Auctions is the undisputed leader in the online luxury auction business — the best place to buy art, jewelry, furnishings, handbags, books, manuscripts, wine … just about anything. They now have offices all over the world, and I do believe they have even surpassed Sotheby’s. Heritage Auctions is the largest […]

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BREAKING: O’Neil Ford-Designed Penson House on Armstrong to be Demolished, Lute Riley New Owner

By Candy Evans / December 9, 2016 / 12 Comments

On September 27, when the Penson house at 3756 Armstrong Parkway sold at auction, a handsome gentleman with white hair was the buyer. He walked out of the house that day smiling broadly with his agent, Allie Beth Allman. He was Lute Riley of the Honda car dealership fame. As we told you, he paid […]

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Lakewood Home Tour Features O’Neil Ford Texas Modern

By Karen Eubank / November 7, 2016 / 4 Comments

  Frankly, we don’t know how they do it. Heading into their 40th year, the organizers of the Lakewood Home Tour always find proud homeowners willing to share their gorgeous and often architecturally significant houses with the public. In doing so they have raised millions of dollars since 1976, all benefitting local schools. This year, six […]

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