Wednesday WTF

The 1980s Contemporary That Was Built in 2010

By Adlene Neely Dealey / November 20, 2019 / 5 Comments
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Our Wednesday WTF this week is something I like to call an “Oh Dear” house, as in, “This house is charming, I see nothing wrong with it, OH DEAR, what is that?” In this case, it’s a contemporary built in 2010, but for all the world looks like a home built in the 1980s. Meet […]

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There Is No Place for Your ‘Fake’ Cocaine in a Listing Photo

By Adlene Neely Dealey / November 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Gather round, children, as Miss Real Estate Manners provides you, gratis, some knowledge that evidently is not readily obvious to some: Cocaine has no place in a real estate listing photo.

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With a Little Imagination, This Space Could Be a Blessing

By Adlene Neely Dealey / November 6, 2019 / 1 Comment

As I perused the back catalog of Wednesday WTF features, I realized one thing: WTF must sometimes mean Wonderfully Thrilling Features, because there have been some very nice homes indeed. And this week’s WTF is one of those — a space that with a little work could be a real, shall we say, blessing.

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When The Things Go Bump in the Night – and Day

By Adlene Neely Dealey / October 30, 2019 / 1 Comment
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The Wednesday WTF has long been known to bring on the most questionable of homes, but have you ever had a listing where things go bump in the night — even to the point of calling in “spiritual advisers?”

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You Should See What’s In the Bloody Basement

By Adlene Neely Dealey / October 23, 2019 / 0 Comments
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After an eventful weather day like Sunday’s, sometimes I wish my home had a basement, something that’s a rarity in Dallas homes. But then I read about poor Nick Lestina and realized, that no, I do not wish to have a basement anymore. I’ll take my chances with the linen closet. How did Mr. Lestina’s Iowa […]

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Pick This House for the Pun Potential? Gnome, Sweden’t

By Adlene Neely Dealey / October 16, 2019 / 0 Comments
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Do you like gnomes? Do you feel like seeing a gnome or three and maybe learn about Sweden? No matter, you will after we’re done with you today. Today, we travel to Sweden, and not just Frisco or Grand Prairie Sweden, but Sweden-Sweden.

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