Southern Dallas Buyer’s Guide

Southern Dallas Buyer’s Guide: The Trail Ends at Fair Park

By Jon Anderson / January 19, 2018 / 1 Comment

Toot-toot! End of the line! I have been riding myself ragged up and down DART’s Blue and Green lines in Southern Dallas for our Southern Dallas Buyer’s Guide. My goal was to see what kind of housing and neighborhoods are out there for those wanting a home close to the city without the North Dallas […]

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Southern Dallas Buyer’s Guide: DART’s Lawnview Station, Top of the Trinity Forest

By Jon Anderson / January 12, 2018 / 1 Comment

Looking at the maps, you may wonder what all the empty space is south of the Lawnview station. You wonder why the DART Green Line swings around this patch from the Lake June Station to reach Lawnview. At least that’s what this former Chicagoan was wondering before visiting the area.  Dallasites probably know it as […]

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Southern Dallas Buyer’s Guide: All Aboard Green Line Train to Buckner

By Jon Anderson / December 22, 2017 / 0 Comments

It’s been a while since my last installment of my Southern Dallas Buyer’s Guide. Bet you thought I forgot!  Nope, I just didn’t relish State Fair traffic and then real-life hoo-has set in.  But now I’m back to examine what’s available and what’s happening on the DART Green Line. Our first stop are the line’s […]

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Southern Dallas Buyer’s Guide: A Detour — Jumping I-20 For (Some) Newer Homes

By Jon Anderson / October 6, 2017 / 2 Comments

Let’s pause and enjoy our halfway point — this fifth installment of the Southern Dallas Buyer’s Guide marks the end of the DART Blue Line.  For those just joining us, you can get going here. A lot of folks tell me that while they enjoy watching all those renovation shows in HGTV, the thought of […]

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Southern Dallas Buyer’s Guide: Opportunity Abounds Near UNT

By Jon Anderson / September 21, 2017 / 6 Comments

As we continue our Blue Line buyers’ train into Southern Dallas, we hit Ledbetter, Camp Wisdom and UNT Dallas DART stations.  We also hit a lot more homes on the market. On the other side of I-35E is the Golf Club of Dallas that’s been in the news lately (here).  Net-net, by simply crossing east […]

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Southern Dallas Buyer’s Guide: Houston Can Teach Dallas a Thing or Two

By Jon Anderson / September 12, 2017 / 3 Comments

[Editor’s Note: This is the third installment in Jon Anderson’s Southern Dallas Buyer’s Guide. Read the first two here and here.] First Stop: The Tenth Street and The Bottoms Every neighborhood needs a Lester Houston fighting for it.  In Houston’s case, he’s the Cedar Haven Neighborhood Association leader located just southeast of the Zoo. Houston […]

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