Swiss Avenue

Splurge vs. Steal: Skip The Tricks, Come For The Treats In These Swiss Avenue Stunners

By Amy Puchaty / October 22, 2018 / 0 Comments

Don’t let Halloween get you spooked! Tour these Swiss Avenue stunners instead. Two properties. One neighborhood. Drastically different price points. If it weren’t for all the Halloween hub-bub, we’d still think they’re a great buy. Didn’t you hear? They’re located smack dab in a treasured Dallas enclave that’s known for getting its trick-or-treat on! That’s […]

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Swiss Avenue Mother’s Day Home Tour Features Architectural Treasures

By Joshua Baethge / May 9, 2018 / 0 Comments

Mother’s Day weekend once again brings the Swiss Avenue Mother’s Day Home Tour.  The annual tradition began in 1974, the same year that the neighborhood was named Dallas’ first residential historic area. “Dallas has so few historic areas. I think there is a uniqueness to this home tour because there’s so much history involved with […]

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An Updated Classic from a Bygone Era on Swiss Avenue Hits the Market

By Jon Anderson / March 14, 2018 / 3 Comments

I don’t write a lot about single family homes. So it’s gotta be good when I do. The word that jumps out about 5105 Swiss Ave. is “original.” For a home built in 1924, that’s an important word. (By the way, I used the evening picture above because of the obvious drama, but it’s winter […]

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WFAA-TV’s Report on Aldredge House Tonight May Have Been Fake News

By Candy Evans / January 23, 2018 / 1 Comment
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I was just alerted to the story WFAA-TV’s Tanya Eiserer ran on the 5 pm news this evening depicting a recent supposedly “noisy music wedding” at Aldredge House. It came on the personal Facebook page of Dallas Observer reporter Jim Schutze. Here’s the thing: Schutze was at the wedding. Eiserer said that “loud parties continue […]

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Swiss Avenue Early Prairie Estate With Period-Perfect Updates

By Karen Eubank / December 1, 2017 / 0 Comments

We love Swiss Avenue. If you live in Dallas, no explanation is necessary. If you just arrived, do yourself a favor and explore this historic street. Take special note of this original, early prairie estate at 4937 Swiss Avenue, because once you’ve discovered the street, you’ll want to live here. We chose this particular home […]

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Neighborhood Spotlight: Peak’s Suburban Addition Features Historic Architecture, Urban Feel

By Cherry Kelln / April 17, 2017 / 0 Comments

  Peak’s Suburban Addition in Old East Dallas is nestled conveniently between Deep Ellum and Lakewood. With over 500 homes, the neighborhood features architecture from the Queen Anne Victorian era, as well as Prairie, Craftsman, and modern or contemporary architecture styles. The diversity of homes, along with the diversity of the people, is what makes […]

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