Home Design Flashback: The 1970s vs. Today Home Design Flashback: The 1970s vs. Today Plastic, vinyl and shag carpet…oh my! The 1970s had home trends all their own. If I had to describe the 70s in one word it would be groovy. Check out these… read more →
When it #snows in #PalestineTx it is exciting! Even if it’s only a little bit of snow! We had a “snow day” yesterday, which turned out to be all hype. Schools got out early on Monday and had delayed release yesterday. No snow then…but we’ve got snow… read more →
Palestine, Texas was established in 1846 and features over 1800 historic sites, including homes, businesses, churches, monuments, cemeteries and museums. We are very lucky to be surrounded by a rich historical heritage in Palestine! I get asked often by folks about historic districts and whether or not their home is in a historic district. However, even if your home is not within one of the registered districts, you can still apply your property to be a Palestine Designated Historic Landmark. (To qualify, property must be 50+ years old and “have a historical value due to association with important events, people, trends, or are representative of historic architectural style and/or building methods.”
It’s that time of year again…burgers on the grill, beers on ice and fireworks in the back of the truck. But don’t forget about your furry little friends during the festivities!
Palestine has the second highest number of Victorian and historic homes in Texas (Galveston wins 1st prize). With so many historic properties, I am lucky to get to see many of these spectacular treasures! Of course, I have an extreme obsession fondness for historic properties. One of… read more →
If You Were Selling Today, Would You Have the Home That Buyers Want? By: Dona DeZube Knowing what appeals to today’s homebuyers, and considering those trends when you remodel, can pay off years from now when you sell your home. Two new surveys about what… read more →