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Old Lake Highlands Midcentury Is Fresh With Updates, Sits On Heavily Treed Corner Lot

By Leah Shafer / July 14, 2015 / 0 Comments

Home sales in North Texas broke a record last month, with more than 10,500 sold in June, shattering the previous record by 1,000 houses. East Dallas is faring particularly well, with sales up 10 percent from last year, according to the latest sales figures from the MetroTex Association of Realtors. Today’s Tuesday Two Hundred takes […]

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Friday Four Hundred Flu Edition: Cute as a Button Cape on Druid You Just Want to Eat Up

By Candy Evans / February 1, 2013 / 8 Comments

I’m throwing this together for our poor Jo, who has the flu. That bug is a tough bugger, so don’t freak if you see me touring homes wearing a mask! I found this house for you in Greenway Crest over south of Lovers Lane, 5523 Druid — there’s a sassy street — east of the […]

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Tuesday Two Hundred: We Went House Shopping for the Flower Mound Squatter at $280K

By Candy Evans / January 31, 2012 / 0 Comments

We think Kenneth Robinson might be looking for a new home after next Monday, so we are dedicating today’s Tuesday Two Hundred to him. In case he wants to stay in Flower Mound, but move just a little south, here’s what we found: 2892 square feet on a landcaped lot with trees, hardwood floors, soft paint colors, plantation […]

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Monday Morning Millionaire: That Southern Charm is Alive and Well in Dallas Real Estate

By Candy Evans / November 21, 2011 / 0 Comments

Good morning! You may have heard that the Cowboys trounced the Redskins yesterday!You may also have heard that ranches are coming back in style. Yes, after all those years of mega-storied McMansion utility hogs, guess what more people are craving: a one story ranch! And 5337 Southern is a stunning ranch that was TOTALLY taken down […]

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Candy Sale of the Week, One: Huge Custom Mayfair Residence Overlooks Lee Park, Arlington Hall, Turtle Creek for $949,900

By Candy Evans / October 26, 2011 / 0 Comments

I did not know this: the Mayfair at Turtle Creek is the only condo on Turtle Creek that lets owners choose their own front doors to their units. I really like that, removes the hotel-y, institutional feel you get at so many condos, even the priciest. (I always walk down a condo hall and try […]

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Houston, We’ve Got a Bargain in Preston Hollow Reduced For Quick Sale — Steal This House!

By Candy Evans / August 5, 2011 / 0 Comments

Now here’s a serious seller: 6506 Waggoner has just been reduced to $1,299,000 from $1,685,000. And I am having deja vue of the year 2000 when we looked for homes on this great street — Waggoner is a plumb rue up in the Hollow — because at this price, it might as well be 1999! This charming English […]

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