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City Discovers It Accidentally Demolished Yet Another Home

A Texas city that made headlines last month when a contractor that it hired mistakenly demolished the wrong house says that the same thing happened recently, though for a slightly different reason. The city of Fort Worth got some unwelcome notoriety in July when a wrecking crew looking to knock down an abandoned and... Continue Reading »

Oops! City Demolishes Wrong Vacant House

#fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-197919{display:none;} .cke_show_borders #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-197919, #postcontentcontainer #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-197919{width:570px;height:411px;display:block;} A Texas couple's plans to relocate to a lake house in Fort Worth hit a snag when the city demolished the... Continue Reading »

Housing Market: Architects Get Lean, Green and Senior

The real estate recession has cut architecture and design companies to the quick. There were 219,000 architects on firms' payrolls in 2008 as the housing market was cratering; last June, only 166,000 architects were employed full-time at firms across the nation, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Building starts... Continue Reading »

Luxury Living in Fort Worth, Texas for $850K

The incredible views of downtown Fort Worth, Texas and the luxury of a highrise condo tower make the condo at 500 Throckmorton St. worth a look. But what seals it for me is the location -- about 10 blocks from the Fort Worth Water Gardens. The urban park has been described as a "cooling oasis in the concrete jungle of... Continue Reading »

I Want This House! Golf Course Views in Fort Worth, TX, $750K

I don't play golf, but I'd like to someday have the time, money and patience to learn. Walking outdoors in the green grass sounds relaxing, although shanking too many golf balls into the rough can be frustrating fast. Still, with this $750,000 house at 4717 Crestline Road in Fort Worth, Texas, I could at least watch... Continue Reading »

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