Ray Washburne

Want to Buy a Piece of Old Dallas Morning News Building History?

By Shelby Skrhak / October 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

Wanna buy the chair of a newspaper reporter ghost of past? Two Dallas auction companies are selling remnants of Dallas Morning News‘ vacated campus at 508 Young Street at an estate auction ending tomorrow morning at 10 a.m. The estate sale companies, Star Auction Resources and World Wide Auction Group Team, call this sale a […]

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What’s Up Ray Washburne’s Sleeve? Big Plans for the Former Dallas Morning News HQ

By Candy Evans / August 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

On Sunday, Bethany mused on what a creative developer could do with an old newspaper building — as in the very one we have in downtown Dallas, the former Dallas Morning News “Rock of Truth” headquarters that Ray Washburne’s Charter DMN Holdings purchased a little over a month ago. The iconic building at 508 Young […]

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Dallas Morning News Building Second Aquisition in a Week for Washburne

By Bethany Erickson / May 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

Four days ago, Ray Washburne’s Charter Holdings snapped up the Trinity West shopping center at Singleton Boulevard and Hampton Road. Late Friday, it was announced his Charter DMN Holdings had also purchased the former Dallas Morning News building. Known by many as the “Rock of Truth” because of the words etched on the front, Washburne’s […]

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Ray Washburne is a Creative Guy Who Loves Watching His Kids Grow

By Candy Evans / February 25, 2016 / 0 Comments

The folks at Bisnow caught up with Charter Holdings CEO Ray Washburne for 10 minutes, which, when you are a billionaire, is like an eternity. Ray is the national finance chairman for Chris Christie for President, and previously for the Federal PAC Leadership Matters for America. He served two years as the finance chairman of the Republican […]

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Put This Dallas Uptown Church Under Your Tree for $8 + Million

By Candy Evans / December 23, 2015 / 2 Comments

It never ceases to amaze me what a difference a few miles make in real estate values. Here is a church in Uptown for sale that NO ONE wants to tear down! Last week, we told you about the George Dahl-designed church at the corner of Kiest and Polk at 1010 West Kiest Blvd., diagonally across […]

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Highland Park Village Tom Thumb Being Replaced by Royal Blue Grocery Store

By Cassie Evans, J.D. / February 27, 2015 / 5 Comments

You didn’t think they’d leave Parkies without a grocery store, now did you? Of course not! Hot news – Nancy Nichols reports on SideDish that Washburne signed a deal just last night with Austin-based Royal Blue Grocery Store. The urban market has everything from bagels and breakfast tacos to antipasto and cheese platters. They also […]

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