Discreet Façade Conceals a Cache of Richness and Blue Velvet Lined Walls

Published June 25, 2016 by Eric Prokesh

You might pass low key, 4729 Washburn Avenue, only one block from River Crest Country Club, without taking much notice.  The discreet façade with the two car garage front entrance out of necessity (no alleys in Rivercrest), extends across the 50 foot lot to claim the maximum amount of space for its interior. And yet the original owners, John S. Justin, Jr. and Jane Justin, were undeniably high profile.

John was the owner of Justin Boots. Jane was a well known philanthropist, hostess...


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Jack Evans, R.I.P.

Published June 25, 2016 by Candy Evans

It is with a heavy heart that I write of a huge loss to the Dallas Real Estate community and to all of us: our Jack Evans.

Rev. Eric Folkerth, pastor of Northaven United Methodist Church, where Evans, 86, and his spouse, George Harris, 83, are members, announced the death today. But earlier this morning, I had received a call alerting me to Jack’s death. Jack died Thursday evening. He most recently had worked with Worth Ross & Associates.

“I’m sorry to inform you that Jack...


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Candy Weighs in on Dez Bryant’s Alleged Destruction of Royce West’s Rental

Published June 25, 2016 by Joanna England

CBS 11 reporter JD Miles interviewed Candy after we broke the story on State Sen. Royce West’s lawsuit against Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant. Bryant, an embattled professional football player who has had his fair share of legal troubles, allegedly destroyed the interiors of West’s DeSoto rental property, leaving behind loads of trash, broken windows and shutters, and even animal feces.


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