Home Exterior Trends on the Rise in 2019

The most popular exterior photos so far this year show mixed materials, farmhouse inspiration and inviting front porches. The most popular exterior photos uploaded to Houzz so far in 2019 show a wide mix of architectural styles but many common threads. Inviting porches, mixed-material palettes, attractive garage doors and more had Houzz users saving these…

Changing Peoples Lives With Real Estate

Sometimes a client comes into your life that helps reaffirm why I love being a Realtor. Don’t misunderstand, each client brings a unique situation to a home sell or purchase, but some touch your heart more than others. The Gomez family was that client. They were referred to me through my affiliation with Dave Ramsey….

North Texas home sales, prices inched higher in March

North Texas home sales rose slightly in March. But the 1 percent year-over-year gain in sales of houses by real estate agents wasn’t enough to erase declines earlier in the year. For the first quarter of 2019, sales of houses were down 3 percent in the real estate agents’ multiple listing service compared with the…

Bits and Bites: A Culinary Experience with a Cause

El Centro College’s Food and Hospitality Institute will celebrate 11 years of hosting Bits and Bites, an annual event for food lovers from across D-FW who want to experience innovative, chef-curated bites and wine pairings. Bits & Bites 2019 will offer more than two dozen top chefs and will be hosted at the Arboretum’s food…

Nearly 5 million homeowners can now save money on their mortgages

A sharp drop in interest rates last week suddenly made millions more borrowers eligible to refinance their mortgages. With the average rate on the 30-year fixed now close to 4 percent, 4.9 million borrowers could likely qualify for a refinance that could reduce their interest rates by at least three quarters of a percentage point,…

What to Know Before You Paint Your Walls White

A coat of white paint can do wonders in one room and wreak havoc in another. Here are tips for using the popular hue There are few better ways to bring a fresh start to a home’s interior than by painting it white. This clean-slate strategy is often used immediately upon the purchase of a…

Essentials for Outdoor Entertaining

As you ready your patio or deck for the warmer months, consider these items to enhance your time outside Whether you’re a new homeowner setting up your outdoor space for the first time or in the midst of downsizing — or you’re just hoping to streamline your outdoor setup — this guide is a good…

1918 Landon Lane | Dallas, TX 75204 | $379,900

1918 Landon Lane | Dallas, TX 75204 | $379,900 FEATURES Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2.1 Parking Spaces: 2 Year Built: 2018 Subdivision: Chambers Corner School District: Dallas ISD Square Footage: 1641 Agent Name: Mary Beth Harrison Broker: Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate MLS #: 14050279 DESCRIPTION New construction East Village townhome community is walking distance to restaurants and shops located on Fitzhugh, Belmont, Henderson and more. Spacious…

22 important landmarks in downtown Dallas

Let’s say you’re spending a morning or afternoon in downtown Dallas. You’ve already mapped out the perfect spot to eat — and if you haven’t, check out this list of 20 great restaurants in and around downtown Dallas. Now, you’re ready to take a walk and take in the sights. Here are the most important landmarks in…