Hot Sale: IBB Design Fine Furnishings Will Pay The Sales Tax

May 24 6:27pm CandysDirt.com
You see that gorgeous sofa? I have been so in love with it for the longest time. See More...
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Ebby Hallidays Richard Schalij Feels a Genuine Affection for his Clients and his City

May 24 5:59pm CandysDirt.com
It took several days to reach Realtor Richard Schalij for an interview. See More...
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Texas Rangers: Adrian Beltre cant return soon enough

May 24 5:15pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
After nearly two months on the disabled list, Beltre is about to return and the Texas Rangers can’t wait to get him back. The Texas Rangers are ready for the return of third baseman Adrian Beltre. It’s not that they’ve been awful without him. In fact, the last two weeks have looked pretty good. But this […] Texas Rangers: Adrian Beltre can’t return soon enough - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Merion at Midtown Park Touts Urban Address, Luxury Amenities

May 24 4:56pm CandysDirt.com
Hines has announced that Merion at Midtown Park — one of Dallas’ newest and most amenitized in-town, single-family, gated communities located off Meadow Road near the Royal Oaks Country Club — is now open to prospective buyers. See More...
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Zillow in Court Again Over Zestimate Accuracy and Consumer Interpretation

May 24 4:26pm CandysDirt.com
Real Estate aggregation and data website Zillow.com is in hot water in Illinois.  See More...
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Brandon Does: $1 Oyster Thursdays at The Eberhard!

May 24 1:00pm Brandon Does Dallas
Just when The Eberhard couldn’t get any better, they “shell” out the best deal in the Big D – $1 oysters on Thursdays! Whether you’re looking to have a business meeting during lunch or dinner + drinks in the evening – no deal has ever tasted so good. Couple it with their stellar happy hour and... The post Brandon Does: $1 Oyster Thursdays at “The Eberhard”! appeared first on Brandon Does Dallas.
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On MidlandDirt.com: Stylish Ranch Estate in Odessa Hits Market

May 24 9:30am CandysDirt.com
Ideally located in prestigious Musick Estates in Odessa, Texas, lies a recreational Equestrian retreat built for those looking to live large in West Texas. See More...
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Dallas High-Rise Buyers Guide: The Middle of A Pricey Road

May 24 9:00am CandysDirt.com
Welcome to installment number five in my High-Rise Buyers Guide series.  If you’re just joining, chapters one and two highlighted buildings that include utilities in their HOA dues (and the outlying Bonaventure and Grand Treviso).  Chapters three and four focused on the high-roller buildings at the tippy-top of the price spectrum.  This chapter begins … begins … to get us into the less nose-bleed priced buildings. See More...
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The Dallas Cowboys pass-rush is among the worst in the NFL

May 24 7:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Cowboys may be undervaluing the need to improve their pass rush, which by multiple measures, rated near the bottom of the league. Virtually everyone was in agreement that the Dallas Cowboys needed to upgrade their pass rush this offseason. Unable to generate pressure, the Cowboys postseason came to a premature end against the […] The Dallas Cowboys pass-rush is among the worst in the NFL - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Texas Rangers: Joey Gallo presents quite a conundrum

May 23 4:14pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
It’s been an interesting second season for Texas Rangers infielder Joey Gallo, as evidenced by some crazy numbers. If you were to ask one set of Texas Rangers fans about Joey Gallo, they’d claim this season a failure. Yet, there’s another faction that believes he’s had a fantastic season. When we take a deeper look at […] Texas Rangers: Joey Gallo presents quite a conundrum - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Khraish Khraish, West Dallas Landlord Threatening Mass Eviction, Now Offering Path to Home Ownership

May 23 1:13pm CandysDirt.com
Well that was unexpected. WFAA is reporting that Khraish Khraish, the West Dallas landlord threatening to evict hundreds of residents, is now offering to sell to them. See More...
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How the Cowboys will have a huge financial advantage going forward

May 23 7:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
With their starting quarterback playing on the cheap, the Dallas Cowboys have a huge financial advantage over the rest of the league for possibly the next 5-6 seasons. The Dallas Cowboys could have a major advantage these next few seasons, provided they assess talent correctly. If they play their cards right, the moves they make today […] How the Cowboys will have a huge financial advantage going forward - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Are the Dallas Mavericks finally an attractive free agent destination?

May 22 6:01pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Mavericks will once again look to free agency to improve their roster. Is there any reason for optimism? Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. The Dallas Mavericks just completed a disappointing season and are looking to free agency to upgrade an otherwise pedestrian and aged roster. Talk of clearing cap space […] Are the Dallas Mavericks finally an attractive free agent destination? - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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A Work of Modern Art: Ed Murchison Lists Josh Nimmo Design in East Dallas

May 22 10:27am CandysDirt.com
While I, too, love midcentury modern homes, dealing with the details involved with restoring an older residence doesn’t thrill me. See More...
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Cowboys: Who will be this years Benson Mayowa?

May 21 8:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
Last season, free agent find, Benson Mayowa, had a career year and led the Dallas Cowboys in sacks. Who will be the surprise standout this season? The Dallas Cowboys are making a habit of finding treasures from other teams’ trash. Perhaps “trash” is too harsh a word, but there’s no denying the Cowboys’ recent track […] Cowboys: Who will be this year’s ‘Benson Mayowa’? - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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The Ultimate List of Salsa Recipes

May 20 6:37pm The Dallas Socials
It’s no secret that I have a STRONG love for Salsa. I do whatever I can to make sure I get my salsa fix a few times a week even if that means that I have to make it myself. I talk about it all the time, my family just isn’t into Mexican food like... Read More »...
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Oak Lawn Townhome: Stylish,Sophisticated, and Move-In Ready

May 20 3:17pm CandysDirt.com
Our Saturday Six Hundred at 4010 Lemmon Tree Place is a stylish and sophisticated Oak Lawn townhome. See More...
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Dallas Stars could benefit by holding on to number three pick

May 20 12:01pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Stars will have the number three overall pick in this June’s NHL Draft. While rumors of a trade have arisen lately, perhaps their best bet is to hang onto the pick and use it. The stars (no pun intended . . . mostly) aligned perfectly for the Dallas Stars last week in the […] Dallas Stars could benefit by holding on to number three pick - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Crestmont Listing Offers Luxury and West Side Location

May 19 4:03pm CandysDirt.com
Looking for a glamorous new build in an established West Side location? See More...
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How to Tell if Your Home is Overpriced

May 19 2:39pm CandysDirt.com
Most homebuyers and sellers put their emotions front and center during a home transaction.  For Realtors, the “stars in their eyes” may help with a quick purchase, but it can definitely work against you on the selling end. See More...
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Dallas Mavericks: Did they tank too much or not enough?

May 19 1:01pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
In light of recent comments from Dallas Mavericks owner, Mark Cuban, the Mavs are under fire for ‘tanking’ some games last season. Was that wrong or not wrong enough? Opinions are all over the place regarding how the Dallas Mavericks handled the 2016-17 NBA season. The idea of “tanking”, purposely losing games in order to […] Dallas Mavericks: Did they tank too much or not enough? - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Dallas Stars could win big by trading number three pick

May 19 12:01pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Stars hold the third overall pick in next month’s NHL Entry Draft. The latest rumor has them looking to trade it away. Thanks to last week’s draft lottery, the Dallas Stars will make their highest selection since moving to the Big D. Stars general manager Jim Nill went on NHL Radio this week to discuss it when he […] Dallas Stars could win big by trading number three pick - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Just Listed L Streets Ranch Has Fab Finish-Out For a Family

May 19 10:58am CandysDirt.com
I moved to East Dallas about 11 years ago, and if you were to tell me then that most homes on the market in the Lake Highlands area were poised to top $400,000, I would have laughed at you and asked you what planet you are from. See More...
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How to Find the Perfect Lot, the Tony Visconti Way

May 19 10:52am CandysDirt.com
Are you one of the thousands of Dallas home buyers scrambling to find the perfect lot to build your dream home? See More...
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Learn the Language of Luxury Listing Next Week

May 18 7:47pm CandysDirt.com
It took Michael LaFido years to learn that marketing a luxury listing is a whole different universe from traditional real estate marketing. See More...
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Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate Celebrates a Decade of Success This Weekend

May 18 5:04pm CandysDirt.com
We were so thrilled to spot one of the billboards pronouncing a solid decade of success for Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate. See More...
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Texas Rangers could use a little more of Jared Hoying

May 18 4:18pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
After a breakout performance Wednesday night, Jared Hoying might need to see a little more playing time this season with the Texas Rangers. The Texas Rangers have been dealt a pretty terrible hand to start the season. Third baseman Adrian Beltre has missed the entire year and will still be out a while longer. Lefty starter Cole Hamels […] Texas Rangers could use a little more of Jared Hoying - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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A Perfect North Dallas Renovated Ranch

May 18 3:40pm CandysDirt.com
Our Inwood House of the Week is one of those homes you expect to see as a location for a TV series set in the 1950s. See More...
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Elegant Lakewood Tudor Tops Our Weekly Roundup of Dallas Open Houses

May 18 11:00am CandysDirt.com
We love bringing you an insider look at hot North Texas properties with our CandysDirt Open Houses of the Week column. See More...
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This Lochwood Midcentury Modern-Inspired Charmer is Move-In Ready

May 18 9:30am CandysDirt.com
Our Thursday Three Hundred is a Lochwood midcentury modern-inspired charmer at 11635 Cimarec Street. See More...
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Dallas Cowboys: Expect significantly more interceptions in 2017

May 18 7:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
 Last season, the Dallas Cowboys ranked 27th in the league in interceptions, expect that negative element to change next season. Besides looking for the so called “war daddy”, the Dallas Cowboys have been looking for a ball-hawking defensive back and someone who can at least force fumbles. It’s not a secret the Cowboys have ranked low […] Dallas Cowboys: Expect significantly more interceptions in 2017 - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Ebby Halliday Realtor Mike Bates is the Turn-Around Guy

May 17 6:00pm CandysDirt.com
Realtor Mike Bates is known as the ‘Turn-Around Guy.’ From restoring old homes and automobiles, to making an unsellable home into a top-dollar sale, nothing, it seems, is immune to his magic. See More...
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For Sale: Former First Lady Laura Bushs Childhood Home in Midland

May 17 5:15pm CandysDirt.com
Former first lady Laura Bush’s childhood home at 2500 Humble Drive in Midland was just listed for $410,000 by Caroline Earles of Trudy Thomason Realty, boasting original design attributes from when Bush lived there from 1961 to 1963. See More...
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Prairie Style in Peaks Addition Offers Designer Take on Historic Charm

May 17 4:57pm CandysDirt.com
We’ve all seen it happen: A well-meaning buyer purchases an older home inside a historic district and sets to work making a 100-year-old home fit a 21st century lifestyle, but instead of maintaining the character and feel of the home, they iron out the quirkiness and history into basic oblivion. See More...
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Mavericks Chat: Talking Carmelo, the NBA Draft, and contender status

May 17 4:01pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Mavericks just completed one of their worst campaigns in over a decade. In this Mavs Chat we talk Carmelo, the NBA Draft, and contender status Now that the NBA Draft Lottery is complete we take a time out to talk Dallas Mavericks. As expected, the Mavs claimed the ninth overall pick. If everything goes […] Mavericks Chat: Talking Carmelo, the NBA Draft, and contender status - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Dallas High-Rise Buyers Guide: More High-Rollers

May 17 1:20pm CandysDirt.com
Well kids, we’ve reached the halfway point in our series. See More...
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Mexican Pizza Recipe

May 17 11:35am The Dallas Socials
When we’re needing a simple recipe to make for dinner, I like to make Mexican Pizzas. Of course, you can always make regular pizza but what’s the fun in that? Add some Mexican flair to your pizza with cilantro, peppers and enchilada sauce. If you want to get your whole family involved, this is the... Read More »...
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Tell Me Your Real Estate Story: Architect Couple Behind Lark Properties Make Old New Again

May 17 9:23am CandysDirt.com
By day, Jessica and Ray Mabry are architects at HKS, with busy careers and two young children. See More...
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Tesla Solar Roofs Releases Pricing and Youre Going to Be Amazed

May 17 8:30am CandysDirt.com
If you’ve assumed Tesla Solar roofs would be priced sky high, prepare to be amazed. See More...
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Dallas Cowboys: Tyrone Crawford is playing for his job

May 17 7:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Cowboys may very well cut defensive lineman, Tyrone Crawford, if he doesn’t step up his game in 2017. Fifth year defensive linemen, Tyrone Crawford, is widely regarded as one of the Dallas Cowboys top defenders entering the 2017 season. Yet the 27-year old product of Boise State will find himself playing for his […] Dallas Cowboys: Tyrone Crawford is playing for his job - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Meet The Designer: IBB Design Fine Furnishings Hosts Open House June 17

May 16 4:06pm CandysDirt.com
Sure, it’s nice to have a designer come in and whip your home into very stylish shape, but wouldn’t you love to learn more about what inspires them? See More...
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On MidlandDirt.com: European-Inspired Estate Could Be Years Most Exciting Listing

May 16 3:31pm CandysDirt.com
Look no further – this stunning custom build in Midland has it all. See More...
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Dallas Cowboys: Why an angry Orlando Scandrick is good for the rookies

May 16 12:43pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
Orlando Scandrick may not be happy after hearing rumors that the Dallas Cowboys were trying to deal him during the draft, but here’s why an angry Scandy may prove to be good thing. In April, during the NFL Draft, rumors surfaced that the Dallas Cowboys were looking to deal cornerback Orlando Scandrick. While the Cowboys […] Dallas Cowboys: Why an angry Orlando Scandrick is good for the rookies - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Reserve Your Spot Now for Dallas Architecture Forums Design Dialogues @20 & Members Reception

May 16 10:49am CandysDirt.com
Join Dallas Architecture Forum members for an afternoon of inspired design as they celebrate 20 years of lively and enlightening dialogue. See More...
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Preston Place and Diplomat Update; Time for a Developer Cash Splash

May 16 9:10am CandysDirt.com
On May 10, Preston Place owners voted to engage a Realtor to sell the property to developers.  See More...
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An Inside Look at Merion at Midtown Park Homes For Sale

May 16 9:03am Dallas Fort Worth Real Estate Blog
Houston-based Hines Development is bringing 300 new homes to a North Dallas building site just south of Interstate 635, according to a new report out from the Dallas Morning News. Situated just blocks from Presbyterian Hospital along Meadow Road, the upscale 300-home community will occupy 23 acres and feature homes from prominent builders like K. Hovnanian Homes, Coventry Homes, and Chesmar Homes.  Being called Merion at Midtown Park, the layout of the community is high-density, but it’ll also include a wide range of lifestyle features and amenities like a central park with a swimming pool and nearly a dozen other little parks and open green spaces that will certainly help give the area more of a neighborhood look and feel.  Early indications have homes for sale at Merion at Midtown Park will average around 2,200 square feet and start close to $450,000. Also noted by the Dallas Morning News, the first phase of Merion at Midtown Park will include 100 homes, and half of what’s already been built is already sold or under contract.  SEARCH MERION AT MIDTOWN PARK HOMES FOR SALE BELOW: ...
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Escape the Big-City Feel on this Brettonwoods Homes Heavily Wooded Lot

May 16 8:30am CandysDirt.com
Driving into the Brettonwoods neighborhood of Oak Cliff, it’s hard to believe you’re just ten miles southwest of downtown Dallas. See More...
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Rangers Six Game Win Streak: The Real Deal or Fools Gold?

May 16 8:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
An inspired stretch of play in the last week begs the question: Is this a real uptick, or are the Texas Rangers simply beating up on bad teams? After a five week absence, the Texas Rangers finally resemble the squad of cardiac kids we came to love last year. A scant seven days ago, they […] Rangers’ Six Game Win Streak: The Real Deal or Fool’s Gold? - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Dallas Cowboys: Predicting the 53-man roster (dont be surprised if)

May 15 1:01pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Cowboys have now completed the draft and gotten through the majority of free agency. With the roster roughly complete, who is going to make the final 53? Let’s be clear, much is yet to happen for the Dallas Cowboys this offseason. Some players will impress and others will disappoint. Add in a few […] Dallas Cowboys: Predicting the 53-man roster (don’t be surprised if…) - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Kim Armstrongs Inbox Interiors Provides Professional Design Services with a DIY Twist

May 15 12:19pm CandysDirt.com
Award-winning interior designer Kim Armstrong was facing a conundrum. See More...
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Modern Shed Home on a Private Lake

May 15 11:57am CandysDirt.com
The word “revolution” defines the 1960s. Change was the norm as the envelope was being pushed in every creative arena, and that included architecture. See More...
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The Mortgage Report: June Rate Hike Likely; Will Mortgage Rates Go Lower Before Then?

May 15 10:30am CandysDirt.com
A June fed funds rate hike is likely. See More...
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The Dallas Cowboys and Jaylon Smith: the good and bad news

May 15 7:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
For the Dallas Cowboys there’s both good news and bad news to report on  expected starting middle linebacker, Jaylon Smith. I was driving around in my car this week for work, I was listening to the radio when an interview caught my attention. It was on 103.3 here in Dallas, which is the local ESPN […] The Dallas Cowboys and Jaylon Smith: the good and bad news - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Dallas Cowboys: Disorder on the defensive line is a good thing

May 14 8:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
On the Dallas Cowboys, trying to build a depth chart of the defensive line is a fool’s errand. But maybe that’s a good thing… The Dallas Cowboys have an eventful few months ahead as they try to nail down positions and rotations for their defensive line. After churning the roster in typical fashion this offseason, […] Dallas Cowboys: Disorder on the defensive line is a good thing - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Texas Rangers fans left out in recent Fox Sports article

May 13 12:01pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
Not that it’s anything new, but the Texas Rangers fans find themselves on the outside looking in again. Fox Sports writer Dieter Kurtenbach posted an article earlier this week that snubbed Texas Rangers fans from his list of the 13 top baseball fan bases. With no love for the Lone Star State, he entirely avoided the state of […] Texas Rangers fans left out in recent Fox Sports article - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Gift Ideas for the Travel Obsessed

May 13 11:30am The Dallas Socials
Traveling is by far one of my favorite things to do. There is something magical about venturing to a new place, exploring towns, learning the culture of others and truly experiencing how others live. I believe we often get very caught up in our own little worlds that we forget about the rest of the... Read More »...
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Get Your Hands on this Split-Level University Manor Midcentury Modern, Reduced $160K

May 13 7:00am CandysDirt.com
Atomic era homes are in high demand in Dallas. See More...
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Texas Rangers seem to be getting their mojo back

May 13 2:46am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
For the second straight night, the Texas Rangers win on a walk-off three-run homer, and they finally have momentum on their side. The Texas Rangers celebrated a huge walk-off win thanks to Mike Napoli‘s three-run blast Thursday night. They enjoyed it so much that they asked for an encore, which Joey Gallo gave them Friday […] Texas Rangers seem to be getting their mojo back - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Capital Appliance Nabs ASID Best Of for Fourth Consecutive Year!

May 13 12:36am CandysDirt.com
I have known Jan and Michael Davis since they opened their very first showroom in the Dallas Design District back in the early 2000’s. See More...
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