Valentines Day

Newsflash: Dallas is Just Okay for Dating

By Heather Hunter / February 11, 2020 / 0 Comments

Nation’s okayest dating scene! A survey of more than 11,000 single renters across the United States ranks Dallas #43 out of 86 metro areas when it comes to dating satisfaction.

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This French-Inspired Preston Hollow Home Is an Absolute Dream

By Candy Evans / February 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the fairest French-inspired home of them all? In Dallas, it’s this Preston Hollow stunner. Looking at this fabulous abode, it seems like horses and carriages should be lining up to drop off guests in sparkly dresses and penguin suits. The romantic architecture and immaculately landscaped shrubbery transport you […]

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Three Homes to Fall In Love With, All With Open Houses

By Bethany Erickson / February 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

As we’ve mentioned before, every week we solicit pitches for our various featured listing posts, including our weekly roundup of open houses – and we love what you send us. You can tag us on Instagram, or even better, you can join our Facebook group, Getting the Dirt.  It’s a great place to virtually mingle […]

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Lovebirds Looking to Roost Will Swoon Over This Tudor on Monticello

By Joanna England / February 14, 2018 / 0 Comments

It’s true, love is certainly in the air this February! Call us corny, but our hearts truly did skip a beat the moment we first laid eyes on 5242 Monticello Avenue, a charming M Streets Tudor in coveted Greenland Hills.   Just in time to fall in love this Valentine’s Day, this three-bed, two-and-a-half-bath home hit […]

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Architects I Love (Heart Heart Heart): Gary Gene Olp

By Candy Evans / February 14, 2014 / 0 Comments

One of my favorite architects –and I have a few — is Gary Gene Olp, FAIA, LEED AP. Gary has been nominated for the Sustainable Leadership Award.  Voting ends today, on Valentines Day, which seems so appropriate, so I am posting this in case you haven’t heard the good word. If you agree that Gary […]

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Friday Five Hundred, Romance Week: Built to Blend in, This Gorgeous Hollywood Tudor Has a Kitchen Built For Love

By Joanna England / February 14, 2014 / 10 Comments

The Hollywood/Santa Monica neighborhood is hot right now, with hundreds of families looking for the perfect home in this sweet little subdivision, but thanks to higher prices and a market that is poised for even more growth, it’s hard to find the right house for the right buyer. Still, there are some very lovely homes […]

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