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Beauty, Buzz, The Update

Homebuyers Rush to North Dallas Neighborhoods

03/07/2017
5601 Banister Court, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury homes for sale in Plano-front

5601 Banister Court . Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

Welcoming communities, beautiful homes, exemplary schools, and roads that are relatively traffic-free – these are just some of the factors making neighborhoods to the north so attractive to homebuyers.   

“I’ve described the growth in this area as graceful, and it’s making Plano, Frisco and the neighboring communities wonderful places to live,” said Robbie Briggs, president and CEO of Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty.

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Beauty, First Look, Just Listed, The Update

Just Listed in North Texas 2.13.2017 {Video}

02/14/2017

Photos and video / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

9513 Marbella Drive | Montserrat | Fort Worth 

9513 Marbella Drive | Montserrat, 76126 living

Listed by Melanie Dotzour 

6200 Troon RoadMira Vista | Fort Worth 

6200 Troon Road | Mira Vista, 76132 entry

Listed by Margaret Motheral 

2216 Wilshire BoulevardFort Worth 

2216 Wilshire Boulevard | Fort Worth, 76110 living

Listed by Ashley Mooring 

2505 Oakbend CourtSouthlake 

2505 Oakbend Court | Southlake, 76092 dining

Listed by Wynne Moore  

3660 Ranchero RoadPlano 

3660 Ranchero Road | Plano, 75093 pool

 Listed by Gina Lester 

5600 Plantation Circle | Plano 

5600 Plantation Circle | Plano, 75093

Listed by Chad Schulin 

1 Spyglass CourtFrisco 

1 Spyglass Court | Frisco, 75034 living

Listed by Gina Lester 

4851 Harrys LanePreston Hollow 

4851 Harrys Lane | Preston Hollow, 75229 entry

Listed by Becky Frey 

1517 E Levee StreetDallas Design District 

1517 E Levee Street | Dallas Design District | Listed by Pogir living

Listed by Pogir 

4647 S Versailles AvenueWest Highland Park 

4647 S Versailles Avenue | West Highland Park, 75209 sitting

Listed by Gayle Johansen 

3636 Asbury StreetUniversity Park 

3636 Asbury Street | University Park | Listed by Lynne Lowder

Listed by Lynne Lowder 

Explore these neighborhoods and more. Visit the Best Neighborhoods Site in DFW.

For more luxury homes throughout North Texas, see briggsfreeman.com. President and CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty with offices in  Dallas,  Fort Worth Cultural District,  Fort Worth-Mira Vista,  UptownLakewoodSouthlakeThe North, Ranch and Land, Ranch and Land West, and The Ballpark.  

Beauty, Extraordinary Open Houses, The Update

Extraordinary Open Houses for 12.18.2016 {Video}

12/16/2016

Photos and video / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

Take a look at a few of the extraordinary homes that will be held open this Sunday, Dec. 18, in neighborhoods throughout North Texas.

6350 Belmont Avenue | Lakewood | Dallas – Open Sunday 1-2:30 p.m.

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Listed by Gia Marshello

3636 University Boulevard | University Park – Open Sunday 3-5 p.m.

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Listed by Caroline Summers

6831 Pemberton Drive | Preston Hollow | Dallas – Open Sunday 2-4 p.m.

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Listed by Brandon Hawkins

5818 Meadow Crest Drive | North Dallas – Open Sunday 2-4 p.m.

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Listed by Edward Slater

7500 Stoney Point Drive | Plano – Open Sunday 2-4 p.m.

7500 Stoney Point Drive 75025, Gina Lester, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury home for sale in Plano-exterior

Listed by Gina Lester

4611 Byron Circle | Irving – Open Sunday 1-3 p.m.

4611 Byron Circle | Irving, TX, 75038

Listed by Donald Peterson and Suzy Wang Schul

1204 Earlston Court | Southlake – Open Sunday 2-5 p.m.

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Listed by David Fielden

7268 Brekenridge Drive | Fort Worth – Open Sunday 1-3 p.m.

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Listed by Jason Garcia

3621 Brighton Road | Westcliff | Fort Worth – Open Sunday 1- 3 p.m.

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Listed by Virginia Durham

Click here to see all of this weekend’s open houses.

Explore these neighborhoods and more. Visit the Best Neighborhoods Site in DFW.
For more luxury homes throughout North Texas, see briggsfreeman.com. President and CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty with offices in DallasFort Worth Cultural DistrictFort Worth-Mira Vista,Uptown,Lakewood,Southlake,The NorthRanch and LandRanch and Land West, and The Ballpark.  

Beauty, First Look, Just Listed, The Update

Just Listed in North Texas 12.5.2016 {Video}

12/05/2016

Photos and video / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

Now is the time to buy! See these extraordinary homes just listed in North Texas.

6536 Genoa Road | Ridgmar 

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Listed by John Zimmerman 

3817 Clarke Avenue | Fort Worth Cultural District 

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Listed by Baird Hicks 

24 Oxford Place | Trophy Club 

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Listed by Robert Tyson 

4805 Mill View Drive | Colleyville 

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Listed by Gina Lester 

16610 Preston Trail Drive | Far North Dallas

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 Listed by Gina Lester 

8359 Santa Clara Drive | Forest Hills 

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Listed by Kelley Theriot McMahon

10419 Epping Lane | Preston Hollow 

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Listed by Becky Frey 

2514-2518 Converse StreetDallas Design District North 

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Listed by Pogir 

Twin Creeks Ranch | 0 County Road 3504 | Sulphur Springs 

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Listed by Patrick Murray 

Explore these neighborhoods and more. Visit the Best Neighborhoods Site in DFW.

For more luxury homes throughout North Texas, see briggsfreeman.com. President and CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty with offices in  Dallas,  Fort Worth Cultural District,  Fort Worth-Mira Vista,  UptownLakewoodSouthlakeThe North, Ranch and Land, Ranch and Land West, and The Ballpark.  

Beauty, Extraordinary Open Houses, The Update

Extraordinary North Texas Open Houses 11.06.16 {Video}

11/04/2016

Photos and video / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

Spend this first weekend in November touring outstanding homes throughout North Texas. Here’s a look at a few of this weekend’s open houses.

4649 Saint Laurent Court | Fort Worth Open Sunday, 2-4 p.m.

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Listed by Todd Terry and john Zimmerman

4609 Porto Vila Court | Montserrat | Fort Worth Open Sunday, 2-4 p.m.

4609 Porto Vila Court 76126, Fort Worth, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury home for sale in Dallas Fort Worth-exterior

Listed by Todd Terry and john Zimmerman

4906 Dublin Creek Circle | Parker Open Sunday, 2-4 p.m.

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Listed by Gina Lester 

4519 Bobbitt Drive | Luna Park Estates | Dallas Open Sunday, 2-4 p.m.

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Listed by Sam Kincaid and Tom Hughes

4738 San Gabriel Drive | Northaven Estates | Dallas Open Sunday, 3-5 p.m.

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Listed by Christy Berry and Jonathan Rosen

6048 Meadow Road | Preston Road Estates | Dallas Open Sunday, 3-5 p.m.

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Listed by Amy Detwiler

4315 Versailles Avenue | Highland Park Open Sunday, 2-4 p.m.

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Listed by Lucinda Buford and Tessa Mosteller

6855 Lakewood Boulevard | Lakewood | Dallas Open Sunday, 3:30-5 p.m.

6855 Lakewood Boulevard 75214, Lakewood, Scott Carlson, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury homes for sale in Dallas-fireplace

Listed by Scott Carlson and Patrick Bukowitz

5533 Swiss Avenue | Munger Place | Dallas Open Sunday, 3:30-5 p.m.

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Listed by Elizabeth Mast

1204 Earlston Court | Southlake Open Sunday, 2-5 p.m.

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Listed by David Fielden

Click here to see all of this weekend’s open houses.

Explore these neighborhoods and more. Visit the Best Neighborhoods Site in DFW.
For more luxury homes throughout North Texas, see briggsfreeman.com. President and CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty with offices in DallasFort Worth Cultural DistrictFort Worth-Mira Vista,Uptown,Lakewood,Southlake,The NorthRanch and LandRanch and Land West, and The Ballpark.  

Beauty, First Look, Just Listed, The Update

Just Listed in North Texas 10.31.2016 {Video}

10/31/2016

Photos and video / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

8109 Oakmont Drive | Burleson 

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Listed by John Zimmerman 

5624 Pershing Avenue | Chamberlain Arlington Heights | Fort Worth 

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Listed by Ashley Mooring 

1209 Burkburnett Drive | Weatherford 

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Listed by Michael Hoover 

1833 Broken Bend Drive | Westlake 

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Listed by Tommy Pennington 

4600 Shadycreek Lane | Colleyville 

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Listed by Nanette Ecklund-Luker 

7120 Lancaster Lane | Plano 

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Listed by Gina Lester 

4046 Northview Lane | North Dallas 

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Listed by Katherine Roberts and Pete Ryan 

8714 Midway Road | Bluffview 

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Listed by Jan Baldwin 

3636 University Boulevard | University Park 

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Listed by Caroline Summers 

Explore these neighborhoods and more. Visit the Best Neighborhoods Site in DFW.

For more luxury homes throughout North Texas, see briggsfreeman.com. President and CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty with offices in  Dallas,  Fort Worth Cultural District,  Fort Worth-Mira Vista,  UptownLakewoodSouthlakeThe North, Ranch and Land, Ranch and Land West, and The Ballpark.  

Beauty, First Look, Just Listed, The Update

Just Listed in North Texas 10.17.2016 {Video}

10/18/2016

Photos and video / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

6033 Hells Gate Loop | Strawn | Listed by John Zimmerman  

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3605 Blossom Park Court | Dalworthington Gardens | Listed by Moses Druxman 

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8433 Meadowbrook Drive | East Fort Worth | Listed by Jamie Adams and Kelsi Couture 

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4609 Porto Vila Court | Montserrat | Fort Worth | Listed by John Zimmerman 

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715 Sussex Court | Southlake | Listed by Wynne Moore and Julie Gilbert 

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5969 Westgrove Circle | Far North Dallas | Listed by Gina Lester  

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4519 Bobbitt Drive | Luna Park Estates | Dallas | Listed by Sam Kincaid and Tom Hughes 

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3613 Asbury Street | University Park | Listed by Molly Hurt and Marcy Haggar 

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4560 Lorraine Avenue | Highland Park | Listed by Jenny Wood 

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3616 Maplewood Avenue | Highland Park | Listed by Laura Nelson 

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5614 Ridgedale Avenue | M Streets | Dallas | Listed by Missy Woehr and Ilene Christ 

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9333 Biscayne Boulevard | Lake Highlands | Dallas | Listed by Ben Jones  

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310 County Road 1710 | Clifton | Listed by Johnny Purselley 

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Explore these neighborhoods and more. Visit the Best Neighborhoods Site in DFW.

For more luxury homes throughout North Texas, see briggsfreeman.com. President and CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty with offices in  Dallas,  Fort Worth Cultural District,  Fort Worth-Mira Vista,  UptownLakewoodSouthlakeThe North, Ranch and Land, Ranch and Land West, and The Ballpark.  

Bought!, The Update

Just Sold in North Texas 10.6.2016 {Video}

10/11/2016

Photos and video  / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

Here’s a look at a few of the beautiful homes recently sold in North Texas neighborhoods! To see more properties sold by the expert agents at Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty, click here.

6159 Preston Creek Drive | North Dallas – SOLD
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6311 Bryan Parkway | Lakewood – SOLD
6311 Bryan Parkway 75214, Swiss Ave Historic District, Elizabeth Mast, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury homes for sale in Dallas-front
1999 McKinney Avenue #1808 | Uptown Dallas – SOLD
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4120 Stanford Avenue | University Park – SOLD
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4400 Livingston Avenue | Highland Park – SOLD
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3410 Spur 408 | Duncanville – SOLD
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9975 Boat Club Road | Fort Worth – SOLD
9975 Boat Club Road 76179, Eagle Mountain Lake, Clay Brants, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury homes for sale in Fort Worth-dining
2101 Denver Drive | Southlake – SOLD

2101 Denver Drive | Southlake, TX, 76092

For more luxury homes throughout North Texas, see briggsfreeman.com. President and CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty with offices in Dallas, Fort Worth Cultural District, Fort Worth-Mira Vista, Uptown,Lakewood,Southlake,The North, Ranch and Land, Ranch and Land West, and The BallparkVisit the Best Neighborhoods Site in DFW.

Beauty, The Update

Fall Open House Tour: The North – Plano, Frisco, McKinney and More   

09/30/2016

Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty 

Fall might bring cooler temperatures, but the Texas heat is here to stay – in real estate terms, that is. From Plano to Frisco to McKinney, north neighborhoods are welcoming new businesses and new people.

Explore open houses in some of the fastest-growing neighborhoods in the region on Sunday, Oct. 2. Outstanding homes in established communities with friendly neighbors, award-winning schools, incredible greenspace and more – it’s a taste of what you’ll find if you go north!

This weekend, Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty is opening doors to more than 200 homes in North Texas neighborhoods. To see a full list of homes and open times, visit briggsfreeman.com/falltour.
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Beauty, First Look, Just Listed, The Update

Just Listed in North Texas 9.26.2016 {Video}

09/26/2016

Photos and video / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

2815 Simondale Drive | Bellaire Estates | Fort Worth | Listed by Ilene Christ 

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5601 Banister Court | Plano | Listed by Gina Lester 

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6720 Greenwich Lane | Preston Brook Estates | Dallas | Listed by Trey Bounds 

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6048 Meadow Road | Preston Hollow | Dallas | Listed by Amy Detwiler 

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9642 Hathaway Street | Preston Hollow | Dallas | Listed by Christy Berry and Jonathan Rosen 

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3813 Bryn Mawr Drive | University Park | Listed by Penny Cook 

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3821 Southwestern Boulevard | University Park | Listed by Jonathan Rosen and Christy Berry 

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1999 Mckinney Avenue #404 | Uptown Dallas | Listed by Missy Woehr and Ilene Christ  

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3510 Turtle Creek Boulevard #18AB | Oak Lawn | Dallas | Listed by Bryan Crawford 

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3401 Lee Parkway #3A | Turtle Creek | Dallas | Listed by Ilene Christ  

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3505 Turtle Creek Boulevard #18C | Turtle Creek | Dallas | Listed by Penny Cook 

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5526 Ridgedale Avenue | Greenland Hills | Dallas | Listed by Kyle Baugh and Gia Marshello 

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8326 Garland Road | Forest Hills | Dallas | Listed by Lauren Valek Farris 

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Explore these neighborhoods and more. Visit the Best Neighborhoods Site in DFW.

For more luxury homes throughout North Texas, see briggsfreeman.com. President and CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty with offices in  Dallas,  Fort Worth Cultural District,  Fort Worth-Mira Vista,  UptownLakewoodSouthlakeThe North, Ranch and Land, Ranch and Land West, and The Ballpark.