The Red River Estate at 1267 Gun Club Road in Denison sits on about 29 acres of private paradise overlooking the banks of the Red River in Grayson County.
Located less than 1.5 hours from downtown Dallas, this property is ideal for year-round living or a weekend getaway. The combination of the wooded terrain and adjacent river provide an abundance of recreational activities as well as peaceful tranquility.
When you decide to buy a ranch, you’re making a significant investment. One of the first things to consider is whether your ranch will be used primarily as a retreat for your family or for producing income through cattle, mineral rights and hunting leases, for instance. Even if your primary purpose is pleasure vs. business, your ranch should produce enough income to cover maintenance.
When southerners settled Texas a century and a half years ago, they brought with them a gracious lifestyle and architecture. Many of the plantation-style homes they built with large porches and white columns still stand. Once part of large farms and ranches, these houses now offer an elegant lifestyle without the burdens of maintaining huge parcels of land. Here are two plantation-style homes to consider.
The market for ranches, lake homes and other “getaway” properties are on the upswing in the Dallas region. Our Ranch and Land Division reports that properties in the $1 million market are moving fast. Continue Reading…