Suburb Sunday Fun Fact: Rockwall Was Named for a Literal Rock Wall

By Shelby Skrhak / June 30, 2019 / 0 Comments

The city of Rockwall is named for an usual discovery that early North Texas explorers found while digging a well. They came across a natural rock formation with long and narrow stacked rocks that looked like bricks in a wall. Naturally, they named the city for its subterranean wall that still exists below private land. […]

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‘Dreamy’ Property in Rockwall on 95 Acres Could Be Your Happy Place

By Bethany Erickson / April 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

If you’ve been in the real estate business long enough, you can plumb run out of superlatives. So when a Realtor uses words like “dreamy” and “happy place” to describe her listing, you sit up and pay attention, which is why we’re headed to Rockwall to see a 95-acre family estate. “My clients are headed […]

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Frisco Tops Best Family Cities List, Southlake Has Lowest Divorce Rate, UP Has Most Kids

By Shelby Skrhak / June 27, 2018 / 0 Comments

Frisco was named the best city for raising a family, closely followed by Allen, and Southlake as part of a new 2018 “best Texas cities” list, ranking the best and worst Texas cities for families. Wallethub, a D.C.-based personal finance site, compiled the new June 2018 report that ranked the 117 largest cities in Texas […]

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Heath Holiday Home Tour Features Estate That Rose From The Ashes

By Joanna England / November 28, 2017 / 0 Comments

    People who open their doors for home tours are the most saintly homeowners among us. It takes a lot of fortitude and a near obsessive compulsion for neatness to really make home tour hosting work, and we’re excited to see the incredible estates on tour for the upcoming Heath Holiday Home Tour from […]

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Heath Holiday Home Tour Offers Look at Decked-Out, Upscale Estates

By Joanna England / November 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

It’s an annual holiday tradition that shows off some of the truly stunning estates in Heath, all while benefiting a great cause: keeping kids sober and off the road on prom night. And this year’s Heath Holiday Home Tour doesn’t disappoint, with five fabulous estates sure to impress on Dec. 1. “We are very excited […]

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Find Your Perfect Rockwall Home with Community Experts Ebby Halliday Realtors

By Candy Evans / August 25, 2017 / 0 Comments
Find Your Perfect Rockwall Home with Community Experts Ebby Halliday Realtors |

About 25 miles northeast of Dallas on the eastern shores of Lake Ray Hubbard, Rockwall is a popular city for people looking for lake living and a strong sense of community. This is a rapidly growing area, with a population around 40,000 in its 31 square miles.  It’s a popular place for good reason: family-oriented, small-town feel with […]

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