Teamwork sells homes…and this seller followed my advice in preparing their home for the real estate market. I must admit that this home was already beautiful, however, with a few minor changes inside and out, we got it sold in 11 days!
It’s true that Kent Rathbun has successful restaurants in Dallas such as Abacus, The Blue Plate, and Jasper’s and Zea Woodfire Grill in Plano. This “Iron Chef America” chef has participated in the “Taste Of The NFL” Super Bowl fundraiser for the past seven years, launched his own food line, and has unique menus in his restaurants. His Blue Plate restuarant is famous for its grits, mac and cheese, and this shrimp, crab and lobster coleslaw which is one of the heart healthy entrees on his lunch menu! For more information on The Blue Plate go to the web with Deb…www.KentRathbun.com!
A Russian billionaire recently purchased a Los Altos Hills, CA home for a reported $100,000,000 according the Luxury Insights blog. This transaction is the most expensive home to sell in the U.S. this year and is another example that the luxury home market is moving again. In February, luxury homes over $1,000,000 rose 4% over last year. Laurie Moore-Moore of the Institute For Luxury Home Marketing attributes this luxury home sales trend to an increase in the number of affluent households, and the affluent having more confidence in the economy and cash to invest from pulling it out of other investments.
The Women’s Council of the Dallas Arboretum hosted it’s annual Mad Hatter’s Tea Party on April 21st at the Dallas Arboretum. A well heeled crowd enjoyed the Alice In Wonderland theme, and were served champagne and appretizers before a style show presented by Anne Fontaine, Betty Reiter, Karen Millen, Tootsies, and Tory Burch. After the style show the “Hat Awards” were presented and then the patrons enjoyed a lunch served on the patio. Featured here are Shane, Debbie, and Billy. Shane Winter and his associate, Billy recieved the “Most Creative” Hat Awards. For more information on the Women’s Council of the Dallas Arboretum go to the web with Deb at www.womenscouncildallasarboretum.org/.
Mary Frances Burleson, President of Ebby Halliday Realtors
Want some atmosphere and great fish? This is the place! Located in Preston Center in Dallas, this restaurant is serving it up…grilled, fried, and otherwise. This salmon dish was a delight as was the company at lunch today! For a reasonable lunch and unique dining experience visit….www.flyingfishinthe.net! or just come on in. Valet for $5 is a deal too.
Located at the NE corner of Park and the Tollway, Elizabeth Cakes offers some of the best cakes in the metroplex. Elizabeth’s offers a variety of flavors to please such as this featured cake….chocolate with raspberry filling and buttercream frosting. For more info go to the web with Deb at…www.ElizabethsCakesPlano.com. Enjoy!
Big D Cats offers sailing cruises which may accomodate daytime swimming events and elegant evening affairs. Captain Mike and Crew will insure that your party has a memorable event. With a bar, buffet station, dance floor, professional sound system, bean bag chairs on the roof deck, showers, and two restrooms on board, this cruise is perfect for corporate or personal events. Go to the web with Deb at…www.BigDCats.com…and remember to tell Captain Mike that Debbie @ Ebby sent you!
14899 Daneway Drive in Frisco is located on an interior lot in Turnbridge Manor and offered at $359,900. This stunning two story home has 5 bedrooms, 3 living areas, a study, and a 3 car garage. Features include: hardwood floors, shutters, an island kitchen with granite countertops and double ovens, art niches, two bedrooms down, a game room and a media room! This warm and inviting home has decorator colors, builder upgrades, and a community pool in the neighborhood. For more information…www.DebbieMurray.com and click on Featured Listings or call Debbie at 214/558-1004.
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