Monthly Archives: May 2012

Preston Hollow: “More Than A Flatland Suburb On The Fringes Of Dallas”

In 1924 Ira De-Loache bought a 56-acre (23 ha) farm in 1924. Preston Hollow’s first lots were carved out of the former farm parcels. De-Loache and Al Joyce developed Preston Hollow, with development largely occurring in the 1930s. Initially Preston Road … Continue reading

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Caruth Family Legacy Helps Build Some of Dallas’ Most Prestigious Neighborhoods

The Caruth neighborhood is on part of the original, historical home site founded in 1852 by the William Barr Caruth family. A pioneer family that established their homestead in the Dallas area in 1848, the Caruths eventually owned 30,000 acres … Continue reading

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Texas Homes Sales REBOUND… YAY

You’ve got to LOVE it!!! Despite today’s uncertain economic climate, a noted residential analyst sees a “slow upturn” ahead for the Texas housing market. Dr. Jim Gaines, research economist for the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University, is optimistic … Continue reading

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