• Blogs

    August 20, 2014

    Plano Developers Won't Let Homeowners Install Solar Panels Because They're Just So Ugly

    Darn those young vegan-organic-diet, yoga-loving hippies with their electric cars and their solar panels. They must all be moving up to Plano from Austin, and frankly the Plano home builders and developers won't stand for it. In 2011, state legislation forbade Home Owners Associations from banning ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 26, 2008

    You Betcha: Week 14

          If Boot Town can go out of business in Texas and if home builder D.R. Horton can lose $800 million and have its stock price shoot up because it's not that bad, then in this absurd, quirky financial climate anything's possible.   Even, perhaps, a winning streak? A ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 27, 2008

    In The House

    It's playtime at Stonebriar

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2006

    Live from City Hall

    Among those in the audience is Dwayne Jones, executive director of Preservation Dallas, who says he is "perplexed" by the outrage being directed toward the plan and the council committee that approved it. Contrary to the opinions of the speakers snaked around the council chambers, who insist Forward ... More >>

  • News

    April 7, 2005


    Sorry You Missed It Eyes Wide Open in Frisco

  • Best of Dallas

    October 14, 2004

    Best Hardware Store

    Ace Hardware Lakewood

  • Best of Dallas

    September 26, 2002

    Best Builder

    Jeff Fairey, Vintage Contemporaries

  • News

    March 28, 2002

    Lost Houses

    By my count, somebody may be shorting Judge Buchmeyer 110 low-income houses in West Dallas

  • News

    November 5, 1998

    Home unsweet home

    Disgruntled homeowners take to the Web to battle a giant homebuilder over complaints of shoddy workmanship