Richardson schools

Inwood House of the Week: Merriman Park Retro is a Blank Canvas to Greatness

By Candy Evans / November 20, 2015 / 2 Comments

Looking at this home, I feel like I’ve landed in a time capsule back to 1979:  those wood paneled walls, twin bow bay windows, the glass weather door so freshly Windexed it always shines, the oh so formal dining room, the avocado green built-in oven which I bet is a GE, and the Chambers cooktop […]

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Friday Five Hundred: Northwood Hills Soft Contemporary is All Drama Inside

By Joanna England / February 28, 2014 / 10 Comments

My first impression of this 1970s soft contemporary in Northwood Hills went something like this:

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Thursday Three Hundred: Talk About Transitional! This Merriman Park Updated Ranch Will Delight Your Eyeballs

By Joanna England / January 16, 2014 / 0 Comments

  We were driving to the SuperTarget at Skillman and Abrams this weekend when I screamed at my dear, sweet husband, Dave, “STOP THE CAR! I NEED TO GET THIS ADDRESS!” Poor guy. This happens all the time with us. We’ll be on a family outing to the grocery store, or to Target (the place […]

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Friday Five Hundred: After a Remarkable Remodel, This Northwood Hills Home is Priced to Sell!

By Joanna England / August 16, 2013 / 2 Comments

When Ray Kira sent us this home, I didn’t have a few spare moments to really get a good look at why he had considered it “a great property worth sharing.” But last night, as I was catching up on the last few emails I missed while I was out of town last week, I […]

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Thursday Three Hundred: 70s Contemporary in Lake Highlands Is Perfect Inside

By Joanna England / August 15, 2013 / 6 Comments

Another great Lake Highlands reno! I am a sucker for a renovated 70s contemporary, mostly because I love all of the cool windows and lofty exposed-beam ceilings. I can just imagine its past life — avocado shag carpet, funky wallpaper, polyester-clad owners, and low-slung furniture. In this life, though, this 3,458-square-foot home at 10001 Woodlake […]

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Friday Four Hundred: Northwood Hills Family Home With Leave-It-To-Beaver Feel, and a Yard Big Enough for a Beaver Colony

By Candy Evans / March 23, 2012 / 2 Comments

  You know how much I love Northwood Hills with those great Richardson schools! My nephews and nieces lived up here for years and all four are wonderfully educated. My nephew James is even making movies now with Tom Hanks. So when I tell you this house at 7507 Spring Valley Road is not just beautiful but a bargain, […]

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