The exceptional trove of mid-century jewels from the single-owner collection of Mamdouha and Elmer Holmes Bobst dazzled the Metroplex this week, ahead of the Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels spring sale. The Sotheby’s Auction House chose a private setting in Fort Worth to host an exclusive premier of the collection with Robbie Briggs, President and CEO of Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty.
Throughout North Texas, homes, especially those that are well kept and are located in established neighborhoods, are selling quickly. This home is at 4225 Ridgehaven Road.
It’s the perfect time to buy a home in Fort Worth.
Economic expansion throughout North Texas has lasted 78 months, according to the National Bureau of Economic Research. As a result, North Texas leads the nation in home price gains, up 11 percent in 2015, say analysts at CoreLogic Inc. Those gains are twice the 10-year average home price increase in DFW.
Whether it’s on the 26th floor of a downtown hotel or situated on acres of beautiful greenspace, Fort Worth is home to some of the most extraordinary living spaces. To see more, visit briggsfreeman.com.
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Hot enough for you? It’s always cooler at the lake, and North Texas has many beautiful places where family and friends can take a swim, fish or just watch the sun set over the water. And waterfront properties have traditionally proved to be good long-term investments.
Here are a few lakeside homes ready to make a splash.
You’ll find this elegant French-style home at 1604 Rivercrest Court in gated Rivercrest Landing.
This home was built with entertaining in mind. The gourmet kitchen opens to the living area, and the home also includes a formal living with fireplace and wet bar – perfect for before-dinner cocktails.
With weeks still left in summer, now is a great time to find a great new home. Check out these exceptional homes, which are served by some of the best schools in Texas.
This extraordinary mid-century modern is situated on an oversized, beautifully landscaped lot in Rivercrest. Listed for $1,649,500. Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty
Expert agents are seeing three main groups of people looking to make a home purchase—relocators, upsizers and downsizers. They’re making decisions quickly, so it’s a great time to sell a home.
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Privileged living in this beautiful 4,208 square foot Colonial style home in Fairview. This picturesque home offers an abundance of natural light, a gourmet kitchen with breakfast bar, granite counters and top-of-the-line appliances. Four living areas, hardwood floors, and designer finishes throughout the home. Enjoy warm summer evenings on this home’s expansive porches and balconies. Outdoor living area with fireplace. Large backyard with mature trees all within the Aledo Independent School District.
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In modern residences, such as a Tudor-styled estate home in Fort Worth’s sought-after Crestwood neighborhood, beautiful fireplaces add grandeur and romance to rooms. The six-bedroom home at 413 Crestwood Drive has three fireplaces with exquisitely carved mantels and surrounds. The largest is in the living room, beneath a multi-light crystal chandelier. A second is in the family room complementing a wood beam ceiling. And the third highlights a wood paneled library.