10/17/17 9:00am


Odessa Fall Festival. Photo Credit: Odessa Parks and Recreation

Odessa’s Ninth Annual Fall Festival promises to be bigger and better than ever this year, and the best part – it’s free to attend. In fact, it holds the title for the largest free event in the Permian Basin. Scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 21, from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. at McKinney Park, all ages are welcome.

It will kick off with arts and crafts, face-painting, children’s games, giveaways, and more. (more…)

10/16/17 9:52am

Find Location Beyond Belief at North Hill Park Home with Over 4,000 Square Feet | MidlandDirt.com

North Hill Park is one of the best neighborhoods in Midland and we’ve found a clean slate of a home right in the middle of it.

The house at 1400 Country Club Dr. has location beyond belief, near West Gold Course Road and North Garfield Street. North Hill Park is in Old Midland near University Annex, Grafaland, and Westover Place, other desirable areas in the city. This home has four bedrooms, three bathrooms, one half bath, and 4,163 square feet on two stories, built in 2001. Let’s take a look.


10/14/17 9:00am

8 Santa Fe Place in Odessa is currently listed for $1.1 million by Kirk Strahan of Kirk Strahan Realty.

If you are in the market for a sprawling family home with loads of character and lushly landscaped grounds, this one is for you. Situated on a 3.57-acre lot, this eccentric chateau in Odessa’s desirable Mission Estates offers architectural appeal with a sense of whimsy. (more…)

10/09/17 9:00am

This three-bedroom, two-bath home in Andrews is perfect for a family.

Finding a three-bedroom, two-bath rental that doesn’t break the bank is hard – which is why we went a little further afield this week, to Andrews.

Andrews, which is in the center of the Permian Basin, has been called the Oilfield Capitol of Texas. With a little more than 13,000 people living there, the town boasts that it is 100 percent debt free – as is Andrews County.

Andrews ISD boasts an enviable four-year graduation rate of 96 percent (the state average is 89 percent) and an average of one teacher for every 14.2 students. The district has a Texas Education Agency accountability rating of “Met Standard.” (more…)

10/06/17 9:30am

7 Candlelight Drive in Odessa is currently listed for $995,000 by Janette Fischer of J Fischer Real Estate.

There are a few things we know to be true. Southerner’s love their kitchens; breaking out a family recipe is both an art, and often shrouded in secrecy; and hosting company for Thanksgiving almost always ends up served with a side dish of good old-fashioned gossip.

With all this in mind, we went on the hunt for a perfect home to do all three. What we found is one Odessa custom build that is as unforgettable as your most memorable Thanksgiving feast. (more…)

10/02/17 9:30am

It’s bright, airy, and has plenty of room for a family – and it’s Odessa Country Club living for less than $500,000.

You really need to see this house. Meet the “Bria” – a home designed by Permian Homes in the Old Course Estates community. The master-planned community is located near the club and the 18th hole of the golf course. (more…)

09/29/17 9:30am
Midland luxury home

4310 Coyote Trail in Midland is currently listed for $774K by Victoria Printz of The Victoria Printz Team Realtors.

Gorgeous stone and brick exterior, check. Side entry three-car garage with circle drive, check. Fabulous white and granite gourmet kitchen, check. Plenty of acreage to roam, check. If you desire a move-in ready Midland luxury home with all the bells and whistles at a great price, this 4,115-square-foot-gem is for you. (more…)