We never miss an opportunity to appreciate the gorgeous real estate on the market in North Texas. We bring you the CandysDirt.com Open Houses of the Week so you can, too.

Every Thursday, we pick fabulous open houses in Dallas (and the ‘burbs from time to time) you shouldn’t miss. This week, our houses range in price from $340,000 to $1.95 million. 

 

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Find Picturesque Park Views, Renovated Interiors In This Oak Park Estates Home | CandysDirt.com

With arching shade trees, rolling terrain, and an abundance of greenbelt areas, including Five Mile Creek cutting through the center of it, the Oak Cliff neighborhood of Oak Park Estates paints a pretty picture, just seven miles south of downtown Dallas. In the middle of that area and with a picturesque view of Kiest Park, the house at 1652 Trailridge Dr. is completely renovated with an open floorplan and pretty finishes. 

This is our Thursday Three Hundred and it has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, two living areas, and 1,853 square feet on one story, built in 1956. 

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Glenn Oaks Home for Sale in Oak Cliff | CandysDirt.com

Sometimes, we stumble upon a stylish and sexy renovation that stands out as the best in the neighborhood. 

That’s the case with the house at 4621 Oak Trl., our Tuesday Two Hundred. This Glenn Oaks ranch is located near West Ledbetter Drive and South Polk Street about eight miles south of downtown in Oak Cliff. Just about everything is new, from roof and HVAC to electrical and double pane windows. And that’s not even considering the updated rooms, which have outstanding good looks and function. 

This ranch’s renovations are a win in its three bedrooms, two bathrooms, two living areas, two dining areas, and 2,078 square feet on one story, built in 1964. 

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Huge Reno on Cottonwood Heights Home in Richardson Takes It from Drab to Fab | CandysDirt.com

For our Friday Four Hundred, we’re heading two miles north of the LBJ loop to a Richardson neighborhood with some fast-appreciating property prices.

The Cottonwood Heights home at 1431 Lamp Post Ln. hit the market in May, a luxe finish-out on a traditional Dutch colonial revival. This house is modern and gorgeous — they’ve taken a blah house and made it absolutely beautiful inside. Its asking price of $484,800 might seem high for this area, but in fact three nearby houses with similar amenities sold recently for $450K, $519,900, and $525K. So maybe not.  

This home has four bedrooms, three full bathrooms, one half bath, three living areas, two dining areas, and 2,808 square feet on two stories, built in 1964. 

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Elmwood Cape Cod Transformed from Dumpy to Darling | CandysDirt.com

Every now and again, a house undergoes a total transformation. Not your average flip, these changes take downtrodden properties and make them shine.

Our Tuesday Two Hundred shows off its total rejuvenation with a top-to-bottom renovation. The house is unrecognizable from its previous state (“before” photos after the jump). What was once an eyesore is now one of the prettiest houses in the neighborhood.

Located at 1622 Melbourne Ave. in Oak Cliff, this Elmwood Cape Cod will charm your pants off with lovingly restored period details, high-end newer features, and an overall look that feels chic and approachable.It has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,585 square feet on one story, built in 1948. All this for well under $300K. This house won’t last long!

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The home at 4661 N Versailles Ave. is one of the five featured this week in our open house roundup.

The home at 4661 N Versailles Ave. is one of the five featured this week in our open house roundup.

It may be Halloween this Saturday, but there’s always time for a fun open house. We’ve scoured the listings and rounded up five open houses around DFW you won’t want to miss.

We’re visiting neighborhoods from West Highland Park and Frisco to West Dallas and Hollywood Heights. The prices range from $420K to $899K. Let us know if you visit any and what you think!

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