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Dallas Architecture and Real Estate Insights

by Douglas Newby, Real Estate Broker

Dallas Architecture Blog discusses Modern Architecture and Mid Century Modern Homes, Dallas Neighborhoods, Dallas Real Estate and the Aesthetics of the City.

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Meet Architects of Homes on the AIA Dallas Tour 2017

Architects' work pushes modern design forward on AIA Dallas home tour 2017.

Why 2017 AIA Dallas Tour of Homes Is Best Home Tour in Dallas

Meet architects, see architecture, explore emerging and established neighborhoods on AIA Dallas home...

Architect Frank Welch Lived Young, January 28, 1927 – June 22, 2017

Thinking about the profound influence of architect Frank Welch on Dallas, architects, and architecture.

Architect E.G. Hamilton, Death Now Destruction

The death of E.G. Hamilton precedes the looming destruction of an architecturally significant home he...

My Favorite Day – Margaret McDermott Day, April 21

Everyone has a favorite day, maybe Christmas, Easter, Fourth of July, but my favorite day is April 21,...

Free Highland Park Tuition Trumps Home Prices

Consider This Highland Park Home Free If the alternative is sending three children to private academies,...

Strongest Property Rights Mayor Was Also Strongest Preservation Mayor

Who would think property rights and preservation are compatible. Mayor Robert Folsom, a developer and...

Three Spectacular Sites in Dallas — All For Sale!

If you desire to build an architecturally significant home, what is the best site in Dallas to accomplish...

Architect Marc McCollom Designs Modern Home in Dallas Neighborhood

Marc McCollum, AIA, redefines urban location and difficult site to create a modern home that captures...

Older Neighborhoods of Dallas Book, Launched on the Texas Sesquicentennial, Still Relevant

The history and direction of older Dallas neighborhoods in a book by Douglas Newby launched at Texas...

Future Owner of Crespi Hicks Estate

The future owner of the Crespi Hicks Estate home is identified and has the resources to further enhance...

The Characteristics of Homes People Love

For the people who really love their home, 10 characteristics that make them happy come up over and over...

Why Are Early 20th Century Homes More Modern Than 21st Century Builder Modern Homes?

See how early 20th century modern homes built in the 1900s are more modern than 21st century modern homes...

Can a Modern Home Also Be a Good Family Home?

How modern home inspired by early 20th century modern, Texas modern, midcentury modern, stark glass modern...

Popular Greenway Parks Surges Again

Find Out Why Greenway Parks Has Always Been a Very Popular Dallas Neighborhood and Now is Receiving a...

Trinity River Toll Road is So 20th Century

Driverless Cars Change Everything! Planners Last Century Thought Toll Roads Essential for City to Grow....

How Does One Architect Renovate Another Architect’s Design?

The Delicate Colling of an Architect Respecting, Honoring and Improving the Previous Design of an Exalted...

Dallas AIA Selects Oglesby-Greene-Designed Modern as Premiere Home

See why Dallas AIA , for their tour of homes, selected this Oglesby-Greene modern home for their Premiere...

New Cities Summit Selects Dallas for International Conference on Cities.

Dallas is selected for international New Cities Summit, exploring the fragility of cities and potential...

Owner of Crespi/Hicks Estate Decides to Retain Land for Next Architect-Designed Home

The largest estate property in Dallas has potential to be destroyed by development or the architecturally...