Category: Real Estate Quarterly

Vaughn Mansion Auction Draws Interest


Architect Robert Goodwin’s design illuminates interior spaces by exposing them to nature. (Courtesy United Strategic Client Services)

A Preston Hollow mansion billed as an architectural “masterpiece” went to auction in February, but this was no “fire sale.”

Known as the Grady Vaughn home, 5350 S. Dentwood Drive, it is among high-end Dallas properties with sellers sidestepping traditional listings and going straight to auction.

HarborChase Opens Near Preston Center


HarborChase boasts a boutique-hotel feel with an array of amenities. (Courtesy photo)

Silverstone Healthcare Company, which owns and develops luxury senior living communities, has opened HarborChase of the Park Cities, billed as a “new generation” assisted living and memory care community.

The $50 million-plus mid-rise, terraced, eight-story community features 134 luxury apartments at 5917 Sherry Lane, near the Dallas North Tollway and Preston Center.

Alair Homes Eyes Dallas Expansion


Construction management network Alair Homes is accelerating growth in Texas and elsewhere and company leaders expect the greater Dallas market to become home to many Alair offices.

In 2017, Alair Homes signed JRH Design + Build as a regional partner, making JRH founder James Hammel the owner and operator of Alair’s Dallas office. Hammel has 19 years of experience in construction services.

The Collective Becomes Compass Dallas


Jonathan Rosen and Christy Berry. (Courtesy photo)

Year-old The Collective Residential is becoming Compass Dallas as a result of a merger announced in January.

The Collective, founded by Christy Berry and Jonathan Rosen, bills itself as a boutique residential real estate brokerage firm specializing in luxury properties.

New York-based Compass identifies as a real estate technology company.