Wilshire Heights

Splurge vs Steal: Take Your Pick in East Dallas’ Wilshire Heights

By Leah Shafer / April 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Splurge vs Steal: Take Your Pick in Wilshire Heights | CandysDirt.com

Wilshire Heights is one of the great neighborhoods of East Dallas, located minutes from the northwest shores of White Rock Lake. It’s close to all the Lakewood offers, as well as Central Expressway, making it a snap to get around the city.  This week’s Splurge vs Steal houses are in the hear of Wilshire Heights on Martel […]

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Classic Traditional Cottage in Wilshire Heights

By Joanna England / August 2, 2017 / 0 Comments

  In East Dallas, the neighborhoods with great schools, walkable streets, and adorable houses tend to be the hottest. One such neighborhood that has seen incredible appreciation is Wilshire Heights.  “I live in the neighborhood so I’m particularly partial to it,” says David Griffin & Co. Realtor Sam Claussen. “It’s a quiet neighborhood with an […]

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Adorable Cape Cod Cottage with Charm to Spare

By Karen Eubank / February 18, 2017 / 0 Comments

Nothing says home quite like a classic, all-American, Cape Cod cottage. Originating in 17th century New England, they became popular again in the 1930s. It’s during this time period when architects began to take a bit of license with the look, increasing the size, adding a full second story, and using stone as an embellishment, […]

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Thursday Three Hundred: Cozy and Updated, Wilshire Heights Cutie is Move-in Ready

By Joanna England / July 10, 2014 / 3 Comments

Looking for an adorable home that’s close to a fantastic area, has access to mass transit, is updated inside, feels large but not too big, and feeds into award-winning schools? Then you’ll love this Austin stone cottage in Wilshire Heights. This is one of my favorite East Dallas nabes sheerly for the location: bordered by […]

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Friday Four Hundred: You Won’t Believe The Insides of This Cool Cottage in Lakewood Lite

By Joanna England / May 23, 2014 / 8 Comments

There is an incredible misconception of just exactly where Lakewood is. Most people assume that, if it’s west of White Rock Lake and south of Northwest Highway, then you’re in Lakewood. No, not really, guys. Those areas, I sometimes refer to as Lakewood Lite. They are close to the lake, but are too far west […]

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Thursday Three Hundred: Lovely Little Wilshire Heights Home is Cozy and Cute, With a Splendid Backyard

By Joanna England / December 12, 2013 / 4 Comments

Yes, we talk a lot about Lakewood Elementary and how amazing it is, thanks to a very active parent group, the Lakewood Early Childhood PTA. But let’s not forget that there are other great elementary schools in this area, including Stonewall Jackson Elementary. This is an amazing, trend-setting campus that started its own educational garden […]

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