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Jordan Spieth House in Preston Hollow

Heading into the final round of The Masters, 21-year old phenom Jordan Spieth has a commanding lead over the rest of the field, but the golf course isn’t the only place where he’s dominating right now. Late last month, reports surfaced that Spieth bought a stunning Preston Hollow mansion, and after one quick glance at his elegant new pad, it appears the PGA’s fastest rising star is also making huge strides in the DFW real estate world as well.  

Much like his golf game, the 2008-built estate he now calls home is also quite flawless. A French-style masterpiece that features five bedrooms, a gourmet chef’s kitchen, and a backyard most people only dream about, this particular home is one of the more exquisite properties you'll find in the entire

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Live, Work, and Play Urban Communities in DFW

In today’s ultra competitive real estate world, making sure new home communities address all the needs, wants, and desires of modern home buyers is an essential part of a developer’s job, especially in an urban setting like Dallas-Fort Worth.

Incorporating public transportation, eco-friendly features, resort-style amenities, and of course chic and stylish living spaces are all part of the equation when it comes new-age urban housing developments that allow residents to live, work, and play all in one location, and it’s this exact combination that’s now becoming more popular than ever in places all over the country.

As we move further into 2015 and beyond, younger home buyers are critical for the overall health of the industry, and as more and more

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There are many great furniture shops found throughout the DFW area. However, some certainly stand above the rest. Here's a look at a few of the top furniture store and a newcomer sure to make a splash.

The Newcomer - Nebraska Furniture Store

Warren Buffet has created the Grandscape project, from Berkshire Hathaway, which is a $1.5 billion project in DFW. This project includes a 560,000-square-foot store called Nebraska Furniture Mart. This store will be accompanied by many restaurants and hotels throughout the area found in The Colony.

Nebraska Furniture Mart features furniture, flooring, appliances and electronics. It's found at 5600 Nebraska Furniture Mart Drive in The Colony. This big-box store is known for providing something many others

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Lakeside, Flower Mound, TX

Offering an unparalleled sense of community and housing that is literally designed to attract any and all home buyers from young professionals just entering home ownership to empty-nesters looking to downsize, Flower Mound’s new Lakeside master plan embraces diversity and is unlike anything else you’ll find on the DFW real estate market.

Spacious single-family homes on 30’ and 60’ lots, trendy loft-style condos above Lakeside’s retail spaces, affordable apartments with chic modern interiors, and upscale mid-rise and high-rise condominium developments that include a full complement of in-building amenities are all part of what’s available at Lakeside, helping create a unique environment that perfectly blends a vibrant urban lifestyle with the kind of

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Lakeside Tower Condos For Sale, Flower Mound, TX

With the condo market around DFW now revived and a new master plan being developed that is completely re-defining the Flower Mound real estate market, demand and excitement for condominium residences inside the new Lakeside Tower at 2900 Lakeside Parkway is absolutely through the roof right now.

Situated just off the beautiful shores of Lake Grapevine, views of the water from each individual unit at Lakeside Tower were among the most important aspects considered during the planning and design phase of this fabulous 14-story building, while the interior finishes and building features are in many ways second-to-none.

Unlike many resort-style hotel and condominium buildings, literally every condo at Lakeside Tower offers a view of the lake, meaning each

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Dogs love to run and owners like that running wears them out and keeps them healthy. Finding the best places in the DFW area to allow your dogs to run is important. Here are some of the top spots for running your dog without a leash.

Tails and Trails Dog Park - 950 SE Green Oaks Boulevard, Arlington

This park offers nearly 6 acres space for your dogs to run and separate areas for both large and small dogs. There are water fountains, trails, benches and plenty of things for dogs to play with. The park is open from dawn to dusk daily.

Mockingbird Point Dog Park - 8000 Mockingbird Lane, Dallas

Expected to reopen in May of 2015, this dog park is a great choice if you want to let your dogs run and have fun. It's a 2.2 acre dog park with plenty

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Spring training is nearly over and the Texas Rangers will be kicking off another baseball season with hopes of making a World Series run. Some of the best bars for watching the opening day game or celebrating after the game are found below.

Mavericks Bar and Grill - 601 East Main Street, Arlington

This bar is not far from Cowboy Stadium, Levitt Pavilion and The Ballpark in Arlington. It's a great sports bar with plenty of TVS, good food and drinks. You can enjoy the game here or come in after for great drink specials.

BoomerJack's Grill And Bar - 522 Lincoln Square, Arlington

A place for enjoying the game with more than 125 HD TVS, you won't miss any of the action. Even if you're not a Rangers fan, this is the place to find the best drink

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Dining

The dining at the Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek is some of the finest in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. This venue includes three dining areas called Mansion Restaurant, Restaurant Terrace and Mansion Bar. They also provide private dining rooms for those needing a place for a meeting, party or other private event.

Mansion Restaurant

For many years, this restaurant has been known as one of the finest in the city. Guests have enjoyed fine dining here for more than three decades. The cuisine is a Texas style choice with plenty of regional flavors and ingredients.

The restaurant offer breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner and dessert. It's decorated with vibrant artwork and modern lighting in the main dining room. The verandah provides an interesting

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Event

ChocolateFest will be in its' 11th year this year and will help raise support for the Travelers Aid Dallas/Fort Worth charity. There are two main events as a part of ChocolateFest: An Evening of Chocolate and Wine and A Da of Chocolate and Art. Both events will be held at Austin Ranch in Grapevine, TX.

Evening of Chocolate and Wine - Friday, April 24th from 7pm to 10pm

This event will provides plenty of chocolate samples, wine samples and much more. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, a People's Choice Contest, silent auction and live music.

Day of Chocolate and Art - Saturday, April 25th from 10:30am to 2:30pm

Plenty of chocolate samples will be available while you enjoy the art exhibits and the arts for sale from local artisans. There will also be

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Dallas Easter Events 2015

Spring is one of our favorite times of the year, and it also happens to be one of the busiest seasons for local events, festivities, and various other fun things to do around DFW. After all, when you combine the weather FINALLY starting to warm up, the school year coming to a close, the start of the highly-anticipated baseball season just right around the corner, and the burn of yet another disappointing end to the Cowboys season long behind us (sort of), who isn’t ready for springtime in Dallas-Fort Worth?

Despite spring having officially arrived last week, many of us really don’t fully recognize this fun and exciting time of year until the Easter holiday rolls around, which now happens to be just one week away. Every year, tons of Easter events take

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