Desco Fine Homes Builds It Right the First Time for Luxury Custom Homebuyers

May 10 10:35am CandysDirt.com
When it comes to building a new custom home or remodeling an existing one, the task of hiring a builder can feel overwhelming. See More...
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On SecondShelters.com: Rare Ski-In, Ski-Out Penthouse in Vail

May 10 10:33am CandysDirt.com
Nestled on the majestic slopes of Vail Mountain in the coveted Golden Peak building, lies one of the few ski-in/ski-out penthouses in Vail, boasting unrivaled Gore Range views, and privileged membership to the Gold Peak Passport Club, offering exclusive perks like mountainside parking, ski valet, and impressive après ski opportunities. See More...
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Dallas High-Rise Buyers Guide: The High Rollers

May 10 10:06am CandysDirt.com
There are a lot of variables to consider when purchasing a high-rise condo.  See More...
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Dallas Cowboys: Is a 2017 slump a misguided prediction?

May 10 7:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Cowboys may not have the same level of regular season success as last year but here’s why predicting a slump is probably misguided. Looking around the interwebs this offseason, it seems many in the national media are predicting a significant regression for the Dallas Cowboys this coming season. After posting a staggering 13-3 […] Dallas Cowboys: Is a 2017 slump a misguided prediction? - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Only at Anteks: Rustic Home Design That Saves Rhinos

May 9 3:56pm CandysDirt.com
Jason Lenox is saving baby rhinos with every ceramic cactus, Hancock chair, and Pendleton blanket this Thursday at an anticipated occasion where our very own Candy Evans will emcee. See More...
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Metroplex Counties Losing Ground Faster than Nation on Low-Income Housing

May 9 3:50pm CandysDirt.com
An April 2017 report for the Urban Institute tells us what we already know.  See More...
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Something Old, Something New, Lula Bs Has Something For You!

May 9 3:47pm CandysDirt.com
The thrill of the hunt — finding the perfect personality piece for your home is a never-ending journey. See More...
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Tasty Taco Recipes

May 9 11:53am The Dallas Socials
It’s no secret that I love me some Mexican food and by love, I mean I am obsessed with Mexican Food. I drive my family crazy because that’s all I ever want to eat. I figure if I’m doing all the cooking, I can choose whatever we eat each night, right? Unfortunately, it doesn’t always... Read More »...
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Find On-Trend Renovations and Open Floorplan In This Buckner Terrace Beauty

May 9 10:51am CandysDirt.com
Buckner Terrace is one of the few East Dallas neighborhoods where you can find a real bargain, like our Tuesday Two Hundred. See More...
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Colonial Home in University Place Answers All Questions

May 9 10:34am CandysDirt.com
How do you sell a home? I’m going to give you a few Bowtie Real Estate Sales Professional secrets … just don’t tell anyone else okay? See More...
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Did the Dallas Cowboys Get the Steal of the Draft Again?

May 9 7:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Cowboys had a heck of draft and one player in particular could end up being the steal of the draft. Call me greedy but I’m looking for another steal. Last year the Dallas Cowboys unquestionably scored the steal of the draft when they selected Dak Prescott deep in the fourth round. Dak, of […] Did the Dallas Cowboys Get the Steal of the Draft Again? - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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5601 Twin Cities Lane Walks a Beautiful Line Between Dreamy and Practical

May 8 4:30pm CandysDirt.com
Ordinarily, my preferences run a little more modern, but there is some undeniable allure in this custom take on French rustic. See More...
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Demolished in Dallas: Panel Explores the Citys Most Pressing Preservation Issues

May 8 2:02pm CandysDirt.com
If you’ve been paying attention, you’ve noticed the destruction of many Dallas historic buildings over the past several years. See More...
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Getaways For Every Budget in This Small Town Haven of Millionaires

May 8 1:13pm CandysDirt.com
Wide-open spaces, or small-town charm? Two homes in Graham, Texas, that have hit the market mean you can satisfy either yen. See More...
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The Research and Reality of High-Rise Security

May 8 10:57am CandysDirt.com
Two subjects are sure to get any HOA meeting roiling — money and security.  See More...
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The Mortgage Report: Which Way Will Interest Rates Go After the Jobs Report?

May 8 10:37am CandysDirt.com
The market has been a whirlwind of activity, and more and more people are looking for sound guidance. See More...
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Classic Midcentury Modern Reinvented by Bernbaum Magadini

May 8 10:02am CandysDirt.com
The classic midcentury modern home has become one of the hottest properties in America right now. See More...
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Dallas Cowboys: The backup quarterback situation

May 8 10:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Cowboys decided not to grab a backup quarterback in free agency, nor did they grab one in the draft. So, what does that leave the backup situation looking like? After the whirlwind offseason the Dallas Cowboys had in regards to Tony Romo, it was assured they would grab a veteran in free agency. When that didn’t […] Dallas Cowboys: The backup quarterback situation - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Texas Rangers: More of the status quo for this hapless team

May 8 8:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
Serious doubts abound regarding these Texas Rangers. Another bullpen meltdown, another loss, another day of frustration over the makeup of this team. Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. The Texas Rangers build a lead that lasts into the late innings. The starting pitcher serves a quality start. Everything looks good on the surface. […] Texas Rangers: More of the status quo for this hapless team - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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The Dallas Cowboys and Their Switz Army Knife

May 7 8:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Cowboys fourth round pick, Ryan Switzer, is multi-tool weapon that may put Dallas over the top in 2017. Not many people would have predicted the Dallas Cowboys drafting a slot receiver in the fourth round of the 2017 NFL Draft. Not with so many players on the board and so much more worthy […] The Dallas Cowboys and Their ‘Switz’ Army Knife - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Its Election Day, And Theres a Good Chance You Didnt Vote

May 6 6:06pm CandysDirt.com
It’s Election Day in Dallas, and as usual for municipal elections, I’ll be live-blogging the returns tonight. See More...
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Adorable Updated Devonshire Tudor Cottage Perfection!

May 6 10:32am CandysDirt.com
There are only a handful of truly walkable neighborhoods in Dallas.  See More...
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Cute Cottage in Vickery Place Has Classic Interiors, Deep Lot

May 5 7:42pm CandysDirt.com
There’s something to be said about keeping to scale with the neighborhood, especially when it’s Vickery Place. See More...
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Merion at Midtown Park: Gated Enclave With Resort-Style Amenities

May 5 6:52pm CandysDirt.com
Where can you find a new home inside the loop for less than $500,000? See More...
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McKinney Family Left With Half a Roof After Mistake

May 5 6:44pm CandysDirt.com
The Greener family got a rude awakening Thursday morning — literally. See More...
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Kevin Caskey Takes Helm of Nathan Grace Real Estate as President

May 5 6:26pm CandysDirt.com
Congratulations are in order for Kevin Caskey, who was just named president of Nathan Grace Real Estate as Vickie Parker, the visionary who grew the brokerage into the boutique powerhouse it is today, retires after eight years with the company. See More...
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Terri Macaluso Moves to Coldwell Banker as Dallas/Fort Worth District Manager

May 5 5:01pm CandysDirt.com
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage has named Terri Macaluso as the district manager of the Dallas/Fort Worth region and the new branch manager of the company’s Frisco office. See More...
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Texas Rangers: The pressure is now on Yu Darvish to anchor staff

May 5 4:51pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
Believe it or not, the Texas Rangers still have a fighting chance to turn this season around and it starts with Yu Darvish. With Cole Hamels out for two months and a bullpen that’s struggling, the Texas Rangers need Yu Darvish now more than ever before. Without him just two seasons ago, the Rangers made the most […] Texas Rangers: The pressure is now on Yu Darvish to anchor staff - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Surprise Mom with Tickets to the 2017 Modern Home Tour Dallas

May 5 12:33pm CandysDirt.com
Put down the grocery store bouquet.  If Mom has an eye for great design, the 2017 Modern Home Tour Dallas may be just the Mother’s Day gift you didn’t know you were looking for. See More...
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A. Quincy Jones Gem in Ridgelea Restored, Restaged, and Revisited

May 5 10:00am CandysDirt.com
A. Quincy Jones’ architectural masterpiece at 4167 Charron Lane is likely Fort Worth’s most beautiful and storied orphan. See More...
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Dallas Cowboys: Raised Expectations for Rico Gathers and Jaylon Smith?

May 5 7:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
  All draft indications say the Dallas Cowboys are not only committed, but planning on tight end, Rico Gathers, and linebacker, Jaylon Smith, playing real roles on the 2017 team. Dallas Cowboys fans are obviously high on the potential Jaylon Smith and Rico Gathers offer. Both possess the skill to be stars at their respective […] Dallas Cowboys: Raised Expectations for Rico Gathers and Jaylon Smith?   - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Dallas Taxpayers Subsidizing Apartment TIFs at $94,000 per Unit!

May 5 3:24am CandysDirt.com
  Tomorrow is election day in Dallas, and as you know, I am running for Dallas City Council in District 11. See More...
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Life with a One Month Old

May 4 6:58pm The Dallas Socials
On March 12th, we welcomed our little boy into the world. The whole labor and delivery flew by. My husband drove me to the hospital around 5:30am because I was leaking amniotic fluid and by 4:00pm, we were snuggling our little baby boy. Some days I just look at him in amazement that he’s here!... Read More »...
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Canadian Lumber Tariff Could Kill More Jobs Than it Creates, Says Phil Crone

May 4 5:44pm CandysDirt.com
By Phil Crone Executive Officer Dallas Builders Association Labor, Land, and Local regulation add up to the three “L’s” of Dallas’s affordability crisis. See More...
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The Drake at White Rock Lake, New Condominium Development Announced at 7450 Coronado Avenue

May 4 3:52pm CandysDirt.com
A new condominium development has been announced for the White Rock Lake area. See More...
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Devonshire Estates Contemporary Soars In Our Weekly Open House Roundup

May 4 3:43pm CandysDirt.com
Every Thursday, we bring you the CandysDirt Open Houses of the Week column. See More...
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Sunset Hill Reno Offers Lots of Updated Spaces, Oak Cliff Location for Under $400K

May 4 2:03pm CandysDirt.com
Finding a large home in the under-$400K price range can be a challenge in Dallas. See More...
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Texas Rangers experiencing Murphys Law in 2017

May 4 12:01pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
A little over a month into the 2017 season, it seems as if the Texas Rangers just can’t catch a break. Just one year ago, the Texas Rangers were absolutely unstoppable. They seemed to have some crazy kind of Midas touch on every outcome. They avoided major injuries, the bullpen dominated and six run deficits often became […] Texas Rangers experiencing Murphy’s Law in 2017 - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Bluffview Luxury Contemporary by Phillip-Jennings Custom Homes

May 4 9:23am CandysDirt.com
If the thought of building a home makes you break into a cold sweat, we have the solution. See More...
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Ask a Builder: Will Local Building be Hurt by Trumps Canadian Lumber Tariff?

May 4 8:50am CandysDirt.com
Last week, the Trump Administration announced a new tariff of up to 24 percent on Canadian lumber. See More...
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Dallas Cowboys: Time To Turn Lemons Into Lemonade

May 4 8:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Cowboys had a very productive draft largely addressing the holes on the defensive side of the ball. The Dallas Cowboys lost several players to free agency and had to replace them, mainly on the defensive side of the ball. The Cowboys lost defensive backs Brandon Carr, Morris Claiborne, J.J. Wilcox, and Barry Church […] Dallas Cowboys: Time To Turn Lemons Into Lemonade - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Texas Rangers: Horrible Start Signals Time to Rebuild

May 4 7:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
In light of an epically terrible start to the 2017 MLB season, it’s time for the Texas Rangers to starting thinking ‘rebuild’. The 11-17 Texas Rangers are now in last place in the AL West, eight games back in the race. They are without their ace pitcher, Cole Hamels, until the All-Star break. Texas is […] Texas Rangers: Horrible Start Signals Time to Rebuild - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Texas Rangers pitcher Cole Hamels expected to be out eight weeks

May 3 4:25pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
After the Texas Rangers scratched him from Tuesday night’s game against the Houston Astros, Cole Hamels is now expected to miss the next eight weeks. According to CBS Sports, Texas Rangers starter Cole Hamels could miss up to eight weeks with his oblique injury. The team pulled him from his start shortly before the ballgame […] Texas Rangers pitcher Cole Hamels expected to be out eight weeks - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Mexican Pasta Salad

May 3 3:41pm The Dallas Socials
If you’re looking for an easy, impressive dish to make you’ve got to try this Mexican Pasta salad dish. It’s very easy to make, requires little prep and won’t cost you an arm and leg to make. I’ve always used this as a side dish or an appetizer to take over to a friend’s house... Read More »...
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Kelly Nolan Joins Dallas City Center Realtors as Director

May 3 2:36pm CandysDirt.com
Long-time Dallas real estate agent Kelly Nolan has joined Dallas City Center Realtors as Director. See More...
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Remodeled and Reimagined: Inwood Road Estates Home Sets New Standards

May 3 11:12am CandysDirt.com
Would you believe that this home was built in 1956? See More...
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Dallas High-Rise Buyers Guide: North of Northwest Highway (Mostly)

May 3 10:30am CandysDirt.com
Welcome to our second installment of the High-Rise Buyer’s Guide as I break-down some of the costs associated with Dallas’ high-rises.  See More...
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Dallas Cowboys: What Draft Weekend Taught Us

May 3 7:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Cowboys actions spoke volumes at the NFL Draft last weekend. Here’s what we learned… The Dallas Cowboys had quite the eventful weekend, selecting nine players over the course of the weekend, and filling significant needs along the way. Some of their choices were expected. Some were unexpected. All of these we’ll no doubt […] Dallas Cowboys: What Draft Weekend Taught Us - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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On SecondShelters.com: Lakeside Resort-Style Ranch Could Be Yours

May 2 4:10pm CandysDirt.com
Boasting 360-degree views from the highest hilltop overlooking the southern shores of Lake Ray Roberts lies a 40-acre residential retreat that feels more resort than cattle ranch, although it has that too. See More...
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Elmwood Cottage with Midcentury Design Influences Will Wow Buyers

May 2 2:32pm CandysDirt.com
A friend of mine is looking to buy a house in the under-$300K range in Dallas and it is proving to be incredibly difficult and frustrating. See More...
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Hot West Oak Lawn Offers Small Investors The Option of Being a Landlord

May 2 10:32am CandysDirt.com
After The Recession pause, we all know real estate has boomed.  See More...
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District 11 Candidate Candy Evans Nabs Sky-High Real Estate Before May 6 Election Day

May 2 10:07am CandysDirt.com
[Editor’s Note: This story is the opinion of the writer and should not be interpreted as an endorsement. See More...
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Remodeled Contemporary in Westover Hills Well Worth a Look

May 2 10:00am CandysDirt.com
Did you know that, tucked into scenic landscape of Fort Worth is the third wealthiest town in Texas? See More...
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Dallas Cowboys 2017 NFL Draft Grades: Five Potential Starters?

May 2 7:01am Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Dallas Cowboys made nine picks in the 2017 NFL Draft and while it’s far too early to fairly appraise the worthiness of those chosen, it’s not too early to offer some preliminary grades. Point Blank: the Dallas Cowboys had a very good draft. As expected, they addressed needs and also took advantage of some […] Dallas Cowboys 2017 NFL Draft Grades: Five Potential Starters? - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Texas Rangers looking to turn a new page in May

May 1 4:25pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
The Texas Rangers started the 2017 regular season by stumbling out of the block. But things got a little better in the middle of the month and now a date with the Houston Astros could provide just what they need. After one month, things could honestly be worse for the Texas Rangers. Sure, they sit at […] Texas Rangers looking to turn a new page in May - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Enrique Norten at Dallas Architecture Forum Wraps Up Their Season of Lectures

May 1 3:06pm CandysDirt.com
When it comes to bringing preeminent architecture voices to North Texas, the Dallas Architecture Forum is unbeatable. See More...
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Designer Look for Less Black and White Summer Style

May 1 1:54pm The Dallas Socials
It’s time to get pull out those summer clothes and get ready for the upcoming hot months. I love Summer but I sometimes have a hard time finding great fashion pieces that fit my body. It seems that most clothes are for teens or for grandmas and it’s hard to find that in between. I... Read More »...
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Dallas Cowboys: Undrafted Free Agents, Who Are These Guys?

May 1 12:41pm Sports Dallas Fort-Worth
Now that the NFL Draft is over and a ton will be written on who the Dallas Cowboys drafted, let’s look at the undrafted free agents. So exactly, who are these guys? The Dallas Cowboys have done well over the years with undrafted free agents. I mean Tony Romo, the Dallas Cowboys’ record holder in […] Dallas Cowboys: Undrafted Free Agents, Who Are These Guys? - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - Sports Dallas Fort-Worth - A Dallas Sports blog...
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Big Move: Sharon Worthy Group Jumps On Board at Ebby Halliday Realtors

May 1 10:19am CandysDirt.com
Locally owned Ebby Halliday Realtors continues to attract accomplished real estate professionals to its sales force. See More...
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