Explore Addison, TX

By Melody Botting, You Deserve The Best
(Broker Associate PenFed Realty)
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It's that time of year again and I am very excited!  The ‘Taste of Addison" is back.  http://www.addisontexas.net/events/TasteAddison  Located at 4970 Addison Circle Drive in Addison, Texas.  It starts May 9th and runs through May 11th.  Friday 5pm-12am, Saturday 12pm- 12am, and Sunday 12pm-6pm. ...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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FREE!  Every Saturday in June in the Addison (Texas) Arts & Events District! Bring the family or a date and spend the evening outdoors enjoying movies projected on the big screen!June 7: We Are Marshall (PG)June 14: Sandlot (PG)June 21: Seabiscuit (PG13)June 28: Rocky (PG)All shows start at 8:00 ...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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The main topic at last week's Addison Town Hall meeting, hosted by Mayor Joe Chow, was the Brookhaven Club Drive redevelopment project, Vitruvian Park.  This UDR development will cover 99 acres, replacing 9 parcels of old apartment complexes.  There will be a 12 acre waterfront park around a spri...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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Warm up those taste buds!  It's almost time for the annual Taste Addison event in Addison Texas - this year it's May 9-11.  Over 50 restaurants will be participating and there will be wine tastings, music, children's entertainment, carnival rides and games.  Come to Addison Circle Park (4970 Addi...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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New construction is everywhere in Addison!VITRUVIAN PARK (AKA THE BROOKHAVEN PROJECT)United Dominion Realty has bought nine old apartment complexes, will tear them down and build new multi-family housing.  This $1 Billion project will bring 5,400 new residential units to Addison.  KELLER SPRINGS ...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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It's that time of year again!  Time for the semi-annual Town of Addison Meeting - like a state of the union address, but with local content. This will be hosted by the Mayor (currently, Joe Chow) and the Town Council. These meetings are always informative and enlightening. This is NOT the same th...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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All politics is local, as the saying goes.  And it doesn't get any more local than city council elections (except at the HOA level).  It's time, once again, to vote for Addison Town Council members.There are 4 candidates for 3 seats in the May 10, 2008 election: incumbents Tom Braun (Mayor Pro Te...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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It happens twice a year - the first Saturday in May and the first Saturday in October: The Addison Community Garage Sale!  Shoppers come from far and wide for this semi-annual event.Any resident of the town can reserve one "booth" per Addison address under the tent in the Sam's Club parking lot b...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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Addison, Texas: a fun place to live, work and play!  If you're moving to the North Texas area, Addison is THE place to be.  This relocation package should answer some of your questions about the Town of Addison.  If I've missed a topic important to you, let me know and I'll get you answers.  Situ...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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Live, work and play is Addison's slogan.  Some of the largest employers in the Addison area:MBNA Information Systems, Inc.16001 Dallas PkwyAddison, TX , 75001-3311  Phone: 972-233-7101Computer related maintenance service Data services, Internet services, Software maintenance and support, Computer...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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If you're moving to Addison, TX you may prefer to rent before you purchase. Addison has 22 different apartment complexes, with a wide variety of floor plans and amenities to suit any budget. Find everything from efficiencies to 3-bedroom split-levels within Addison's four and a half square miles....

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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Addvocates is the Addison Volunteer program.  Addvocates are people who wish to give something back to the Addison community but who may not have lots of time in their busy schedules.  Volunteering can be difficult, but with the Addvocates program, you can volunteer as much or as little as your s...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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Whether you are new to Addison or a long-time resident, you can plan an all-Addison Valentine's Day for your sweetie!JEWELRYJools - 5100 Belt Line Rd. #708 (972-788-4143)Jordan's Jewelry - 4965 Addison Circle (972-774-1880)Fullers Jewelry - 15164 Marsh LnAddison (972-484-7581)FLOWERSThe Urban Blo...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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If you're new to the Addison area and don't want to watch the big games alone, check out these fine establishments with big screen TVs.  They serve food, fun, and liquid refreshments!Addison Point: 4578 BeltLine Road, 972-661-2230BlackFinn: 4440 Belt Line Road, 469-374-7667Bennigans Sport: 5260 B...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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As noted in a previous post, there are no public schools in Addison. The town is served by both the Dallas Independent School District  and the Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD.  There are, however, two private schools within the Addison city limits.Greenhill School4141 Spring Valley Rd., Addison TX...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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Depending on where you live in Addison TX, your children will either go to a school in the Dallas Independent School District or to a school in the Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD.  Addison doesn't have a public school system of its own.  There ARE private schools and those will be the topic of ano...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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Need a place to stay while you're looking for your dream home in Addison?  Try one of these hotels. motels, or inns! On Addison RoadHawthorn Suites Addison: 15220 Addison Road, 972-386-4800 On Arapaho RoadHoliday Inn: 4960 Arapaho Road, 972-490-1212 On Belt Line RoadBest Value Inn: 4005 Belt Line...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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Addison, Texas is one of the country's "top five sexiest suburbs" according to Barbara Cocoran, a New York real estate mogul and contributor to ABC's The View. There's always something to do in Addison.  It's planned that way.  Really!Here's the schedule of events for 2008.  Many events are FREE....

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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MARKET UPDATE   7/1/07 - 12/31/07Addison's Midway Meadows Single Family Detached Homes (including those in the Addison Timbers HOA):There are currently 5 homes on the market, ranging from $179,900 to $258,000.Between July 1, 2007 and December 31, 2007, there were 2 sales in the neighborhood with ...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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What I know about Feng Shui might only fill a thimble.  But it was enough to break the ice and get me some buyer clients!  I will usually take a buyer out to just a few homes to see if we are a good fit for each other before I pull out the Buyer Representation agreement for signatures.  On Sunday...

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