Volk Estates

Volk Estates Mansion on The Market for The First Time in Two Decades

By Karen Eubank / January 20, 2020 / 1 Comment
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My heart beat a bit faster this week when I found out this Volk Estates mansion had just come on the market. Talk about a rare opportunity to live in one of the most coveted neighborhoods in Dallas! If you don’t know Volk Estates in University Park, let me take you back a bit. Well, maybe a lot.

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A Dallas Treasure: Rita Clements’ Greek Revival Mansion

By Karen Eubank / May 14, 2018 / 3 Comments

If you have been in Dallas for a while, you know this Greek Revival mansion, and you certainly know the name, Rita Crocker Clements. Newcomers might need a small history lesson, so let’s begin. Rita was a smart, strong, savvy, sophisticated woman that never forgot her ranching family roots. She was an active volunteer not […]

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Dallas Luxury Real Estate: Oilman Trevor Rees-Jones Sheds Volk Estates Estate

By Joanna England / March 1, 2018 / 0 Comments

From Staff Reports Update, 6:00 pm: Yes, we know this is the beautiful home of Trevor and Jan Rees-Jones, who have amassed a swath of properties, more like a compound, really,  in Highland Park not too far from this listing. They also sold their penthouse at the Ritz. We are working on getting you the […]

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John and Debbie Tolleson List Volk Estates Mansion Where a Presidential Library Was Funded

By Candy Evans / June 24, 2016 / 11 Comments

We have a new Hot Property, a $39 million estate that is the newest luxury listing in town. It is certainly the most expensive property on the market in the Park Cities, and the sale will set soaring new records. There are guest and green houses, a pool, two spas, tennis and volleyball courts, a […]

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University Park City Council Gives Blessing to Gerald J. Ford’s Greenhouse Gift to Wife

By Zachary Dickens / February 4, 2015 / 0 Comments

No matter what you’re thinking of getting your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day, you’re going to have to step up your gift-giving game if you’re going to compete with Gerald J. Ford. The namesake of SMU’s football stadium is giving his wife a 1,500-square-foot greenhouse that will be nearly 16 feet tall. We know this because […]

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