Who would think property rights and preservation are compatible. Mayor Robert Folsom, a developer and strongest proponent of free enterprise and property rights was also Dallas’ strongest preservation mayor. Mayor Folsom opposed the city planners multi-family mixed used plan and supported the property owners’ single-family rezoning plan for a multi-family area of apartments.
If you desire to build an architecturally significant home, what is the best site in Dallas to accomplish you inspired ideas and plans? Here are the three top recommendations of lots that will accentuate great architecture and a home that will make you happy.
Marc McCollum, AIA, redefines urban location and difficult site to create a modern home that captures nature in a dense Dallas urban neighborhood.
The history and direction of older Dallas neighborhoods in a book by Douglas Newby launched at Texas Sesquicentennial celebration.
The future owner of the Crespi Hicks Estate home is identified and has the resources to further enhance and maintain a home of the magnitude and architectural significance of the Crespi Hicks Estate home.
See how early 20th century modern homes built in the 1900s are more modern than 21st century modern homes that invoke a Victorian sensibility.
How modern home inspired by early 20th century modern, Texas modern, midcentury modern, stark glass modern is a good family home
Find Out Why Greenway Parks Has Always Been a Very Popular Dallas Neighborhood and Now is Receiving a Whole New Wave of Interest by the Smart Money and Culturally Committed.
Driverless Cars Change Everything! Planners Last Century Thought Toll Roads Essential for City to Grow. Now Toll Roads are Evacuation Routes, strangling the city.
The Delicate Colling of an Architect Respecting, Honoring and Improving the Previous Design of an Exalted Architect’s Residential Design.
See why Dallas AIA , for their tour of homes, selected this Oglesby-Greene modern home for their Premiere Party.
Dallas is selected for international New Cities Summit, exploring the fragility of cities and potential of 21st century city.