Candy Evans

Water Spewing Onto Preston Road, Continued…

By Candy Evans | November 29, 2010 | Comments Off on Water Spewing Onto Preston Road, Continued…

Cars were changing lanes to avoid the water. My concern: if an accident had occurred due to the slick road, would the homeowner have been liable?

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Water Spewing Onto Preston Road From Draining Swimming Pool

By Candy Evans | November 29, 2010 | Comments Off on Water Spewing Onto Preston Road From Draining Swimming Pool

Saturday afternoon. Preston Road, between Northwest Highway and Walnut Hill Lane.

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Get a New Job, Get an (Unplanned) Second Home

By Candy Evans | November 26, 2010 | 2 Comments

Kind of like an unplanned pregnancy, more folks these days are ending up with  two or more homes on their real estate hands, making a lot more of us second (or multiple!) home owners. Real estate market conditions have practically stranded homeowners in their homes, which is not the end of the world if you […]

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Want 13% Appreciation on a Second Home? Buy a Farm in Iowa!

By Candy Evans | November 19, 2010 | 12 Comments

Could farmland be the next real estate bubble? Want to get a second home that is not only in the country, it IS the country? Like The Bridges of Madison County country? Buy a farm in Iowa. No kidding: Iowa farmland rose in value by 13 percent in the year ending Oct. 1, according to […]

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Dallas House Porn: Still So Friggin’ In Love With This House

By Candy Evans | November 17, 2010 | Comments Off on Dallas House Porn: Still So Friggin’ In Love With This House

And I see that 3601 Euclid is still on the market. $4,995,000. Dang, didn’t I write about it last year or early spring? I am so in love with this house. I would have and hold it forever and tiptoe on those glass floors with a bottle of Windex by my side. Becky, holler at […]

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HOUSE PORN: $795K, 1.5 Miles From the Beach

By Candy Evans | November 16, 2010 | Comments Off on HOUSE PORN: $795K, 1.5 Miles From the Beach

You’ve gotta love this: the house is advertised at $795K. The blurb says “owner will take between $795,000 and $875,000.” OK, somebody slap me — who is really going to come in at $875,000 when they print that? Santa Clause? This is Carlsbad West, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, 2738 square feet, re-done, 1.5 mile walk […]

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