Park Cities Historic And Preservation Society

A Perfectly Updated University Park Colonial Revival

By Karen Eubank / May 28, 2020 / 2 Comments

Vision is not something everyone comes by naturally. Fortunately, it’s second nature to Cindy and Charles Falk. When they discovered this 1952 University Park Colonial Revival 18 years ago, they knew exactly what it needed. They also knew it was going to be highly livable. The couple that sold the house had owned it twice. […]

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Couple Uncovers Motherlode of History in Park Cities Tudor

By Deb R. Brimer / June 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

History ran deep in Jack and Kate LaGere’s 1928 Park Cities Tudor. For Kate, an art history major, the home’s past ran even deeper. Though the couple wasn’t purposely house hunting when they spotted the “For Sale” sign in the yard, they had discussed purchasing a historic home and knew exactly what they wanted. Aside […]

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Homes Are The Footprints of Our History

By Candy's Dirt / April 14, 2019 / 2 Comments

Last Wednesday, Candy spoke to a full house to kick off the Park Cities Historic and Preservation Society’s very busy season of events. She was the keynote luncheon speaker, weaving the theme of homes being the footprints of our history throughout a discussion that provided a few chuckles at time, but also a glimpse at […]

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Tickets are Selling Out FAST for the Park Cities Historic & Preservation Society Luncheon

By Candy Evans / March 31, 2019 / 0 Comments
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Tickets for the Park Cities Historic and Preservation Society keynote luncheon are selling out quickly – which reminds me, I have a speech to write! It is a great honor to have been asked by this fantastic group to be the keynote luncheon speaker on April 10, 2019 … one week from Wednesday!

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Park Cities Historic and Preservation Society Gears Up For a Busy April

By Deb R. Brimer / March 22, 2019 / 1 Comment

April is event month for the Park Cities Historic and Preservation Society (PCHPS). Whether you’re a history buff, an architectural aficionado, a real estate junkie, or a classic and antique car enthusiast, you’ll find plenty of reasons to put Park Cities on your April calendar. The Distinguished Speaker Luncheon kicks off the iconic annual events […]

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Park Cities Historic And Preservation Society Landmarking Ceremony Feb. 23

By Joanna England / February 22, 2019 / 0 Comments

Staff Report Highland Park and University Park are still veritable treasure troves of historic architecture, and The Park Cities Historic and Preservation Society will hold landmarking ceremonies from 10 a.m. to noon Feb. 23 to recognize four excellent examples. The homes — all striking examples of living history — offer insight to this significant area. […]

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