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Texas Gulf Coast

Texas Monthly Showhouse Coming to Mustang Island Coastal Community Cinnamon Shore

By valeriejarvie | August 11, 2016 | Comments Off on Texas Monthly Showhouse Coming to Mustang Island Coastal Community Cinnamon Shore

Add Port Aransas  to your calendar next summer, specifically a visit to the residential living and vacation rental development, Cinnamon Shore. The first ever Texas Monthly Magazine Charity Showhouse is now under construction in this luxe beachfront community we posted about earlier this month. The coastal living dream house will be open for tours between May […]

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I SPI With My Little Eye — Great Deals on South Padre Island

By Jon Anderson | July 15, 2016 | Comments Off on I SPI With My Little Eye — Great Deals on South Padre Island

South Padre Island (SPI) is as close as Texas gets to tropical Gulf breezes on sun-kissed shores where the water doesn’t look a mini-marshmallow away from Swiss Miss (Galveston).  SPI also isn’t an island. SPI is a city located on the southern tip of Padre Island which is the longest barrier island in the world. […]

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A Sweet Spot on the Texas Coast: Mustang Island’s Cinnamon Shore

By valeriejarvie | July 12, 2016 | 6 Comments

Wish you had a Seaside-style beach house right here in Texas? It’s not too late to build or buy in the picturesque  Mustang Island development Cinnamon Shore, modeled after luxury coastal lifestyle communities found along Highway 30A in the Florida panhandle. The setting: the south end of Port Aransas on an 18-mile barrier island off Corpus Christi […]

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Beachfront Bargain Hunt is Probably the Best New Show on HGTV

By Joanna England | November 25, 2013 | 1 Comment

The cold weather means we’re watching more TV under piles of blankets, and our flatscreen in the living room has three settings: MLB channel (husband), Nick Jr. (son), and HGTV (me). I had control of the remote last night, and on came Beachfront Bargain Hunt, a relatively new show following much the same premise as House Hunters. […]

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Top-5 Friday: The Texas Gulf Coast is a Great Place to Get Away

By Joanna England | July 5, 2013 | 1 Comment

Let’s play a little Jeopardy, OK? Corpus Christi, Rockport, Port Aransas, Mustang Island What are fabulous Texas Gulf Coast destinations? Yes, that’s correct! These are all great cities and places on the Texas coast that are quick, accessible getaways that won’t break the bank. We’re talking about towns full of culture, history, and wildlife. Great […]

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A Cure for Depression: Cinnamon Shore, Texas Gulf Coast Real Estate

By Candy Evans | April 6, 2011 | Comments Off on A Cure for Depression: Cinnamon Shore, Texas Gulf Coast Real Estate

I feel like some House Porn Candy (I’m trying to go on a diet and stick with Candy instead of Porn) and when I saw this home at gorgeous Cinnamon Shore last weekend, I seriously said — I’m selling everything and moving in. Squatters rights, whatever. What is it about being at the beach that […]

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