open houses

The home at 9778 Spring Branch Dr. has tons of gorgeous architectural details, and it’s one of our five featured open houses this week.

Every Thursday, we bring you the CandysDirt Open Houses of the Week column, your insider’s view of the hottest properties on the market right now. We pick five amazing homes you’ve got to see, and give you the scoop on the open houses that weekend.

This week, our houses range in price from $499K to $1.099 million. Our lead house is a gorgeous White Rock Place traditional with custom architectural details, a luxury finish-out, and fantastic location close to the lake. We’ve also got a condo in Victory Park with killer views of downtown, a totally updated Royal Haven ranch with luxe touches everywhere, and more. Mark your calendars—you don’t want to miss these open houses!



Steve Brown says the 28-story residential downtown tower styled by French designer Philippe Starck with 130 units is heading for foreclosure, and it could be one of the largest in Dallas history.

“I think it’s the biggest residential foreclosure posting we’ve ever had in Dallas,” George Roddy, president of Addison-based Foreclosure Listing Service, which reported the filing, told Steve Brown at The Dallas Morning News, who broke the story. “I haven’t seen anything bigger than this one.”

The broker who was handling the sales and marketing of The House, Bobby Dhillon, has not been on site since January 4.

Developing on my end. Here’s Steve Brown’s story, from a site called that seems to have lifted it right off the Dallas Morning News which is, of course, behind a paywall, which I subscribe to.