Spring Home Tours Arrive in D-FW


910A0217sSpring has arrived and so have D-FW home tours.

 

From modern to historic, get the chance to view some of the most significant homes in the North Texas region, along with celebrating their vibrant neighborhoods and rich history.

 

April 3

 

Cochran Heights Home Tour
2 to 4 p.m.
Advance: $15; Door: $20

 

April 9

 

Fort Worth AIA Homes Tour
10 a.m. to 5 p.m (April 9 and 10)
Advance: $20; Door: $25

 

Park Cities Preservation and Historic Society Home Tour
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Advance: $20 (available at Park Cities Tom Thumb locations or online); Door: $25

 

April 10

 

Turtle Creek Tour of Homes
1 to 5 p.m.
Members: $50; Non-Members: $60

 

April 23

 

White Rock Home Tour
Noon to 5 p.m. (April 23 and 24)
Advance: $15; Door: $20

 

April 30

 

Hollywood Heights Home Tour
Noon to 5 p.m. (April 30 and May 1)
Advance: $15 (available at Curiosities); Door: $20

 

May 7 – 8

 

Fairmount National Historic District Annual Tour of Homes
Noon to 6 p.m. (Sat. and Sun.)
Advance: $15; Door: $20

 

Swiss Avenue Historic District Mother’s Day Home Tour
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Sat.); Noon to 6 p.m. (Sun.)
Advance: $20; Door: $25

 

Photos courtesy of AIA Fort Worth and Metroplex HD Photography

DFW Home Spring Tours Are Here


DFW Home Spring Tours Are Here

Spring means many things to many people, but one thing it means to those of us who love homes is that it’s time for home tours! April and May are major months for checking out some of the oldest, most unique, and most award-winning homes in the Metroplex. Get out your calendar and prepare to see some of the most stunning homes DFW has to offer.

 

April 11: 13th Annual Park Cities Historic and Preservation Society Historic Home Tour

April 12: Turtle Creek Association Tour of Homes

April 25-26: 10th Annual White Rock Home Tour

April 25-26: 24th Annual Hollywood Home Tour

April 25-26: American Institute of Architects Fort Worth Tour of Homes

May 9-10 (Mother’s Day Weekend): 42nd Annual Swiss Avenue Mother’s Day Home Tour ; Fairmount Historic District Tour of Homes

May 16: 2015 Spring Modern Home Tour

 

Of course, if you want to see homes that are for sale around the area, all you have to do is drop by an open house! Get the list of open house times here.

Image: 6855 Gaston Ave.. A historic home currently listed in Lakewood, near White Rock Lake.

Lakewood Home Festival This Weekend


6702 Anita

 

The much-anticipated 2014 Lakewood Home Festival is almost here. This weekend, November 14-16, six distinctive homes in this premier East Dallas neighborhood will be featured in the popular annual festival, now in its 38th year.

 

Ebby’s Lakewood Office is again proudly sponsoring the festival’s Ebby Halliday Holiday Market and Café marketplace, which will transform Lakewood Elementary into a festive holiday bazaar guaranteed to delight any shopper — and just in time for holiday shopping season. There will also be kids’ activities such as bounce houses, cookie/cupcake decorating and photos with Santa.

 

Hosted by the Lakewood Early Childhood PTA, the Lakewood Home Festival is a communitywide event that raises funds for neighborhood schools. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit lakewoodhomefestival.com. Tickets are also available at area Tom Thumb stores.

 

6820 Avalon

 

6838 Avalon

 

6903 Merrilee

 

6906 Wildgrove

 

6957 Tokalon