Category: Real Estate

House of the Month: 4201 Windsor Parkway


(Courtesy Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty)

This stately traditional-style home was custom-built in 2006 and is beautifully sited on a prominent corner lot in University Park. It offers stellar quality and boasts a grand kitchen open to a large living area complete with fireplace for gathering family and friends.

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.

Agents Predict Strong 2018 Real Estate Market


Spring shopping begins early in Preston Hollow and Park Cities.

Whether it’s out-of-towners moving to the area, or locals looking to upgrade, Dallas real estate agents say people are ready to buy in the Park Cities and Preston Hollow neighborhoods.

“The Dallas economy just feels good to everyone,” said Susie Swanson, a senior vice president with Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty. “The confidence is good with both the sellers and buyers.”

New Life for Old Homes


The retirement homes operated by Sage Oak are intended to evoke the feel of a single-family home. (Courtesy photo)

Under renovation for the better part of the year, the old house at 7129 Aberdeen Avenue welcomes new occupants in early 2018.

But don’t expect to see children running around the yard.