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Amy Puchaty

Amy Puchaty is a luxury real estate writer and communications specialist whose marketing campaigns and copywriting work has appeared in numerous print and digital publications, including the Wall Street Journal, Architectural Digest, Denver Post, and Dallas Business Journal to name a few. Follow Amy at

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…)

10/14/17 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…)

10/06/17 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…)

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…)

09/22/17 9:00am

Nestled on a mature lot in a popular Midland enclave, lies this four-bedroom, three-full-and-one-half bathroom estate boasting over 4,476-square-feet of living space, coupled with a secluded pool with waterfall, home theatre, and tons of designer upgrades. (more…)

09/19/17 9:00am

Photo Credit: Downtown Odessa, Inc.

If you love wine tasting, craft beer, and live music, we have an event you’ll love.

Round up your besties or make it a date night, it’s time to mark your calendars for the 2nd Annual Tap Into Downtown Odessa eventThe 21-and-over event will take place Saturday, Sept. 30, from 6 p.m to 10 p.m. on Grant Avenue between 4th and 6th streets. (more…)

09/15/17 9:00am

This home at 3300 Wrigley in Midland is currently listed for $447,500 by Victoria Printz of The Victoria Printz Team Realtors

This week we are pleased as punch to showcase the brick beauty at 3300 Wrigley in Midland, just in time to mention two little words – open house! Head over to this darling three-bedroom, three-bath traditional townhome on Sunday, Sept. 17, from 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. and see what low-maintenance living is all about. (more…)

09/08/17 9:30am

This home at 7601 Trenton Drive in Midland is currently listed for $899,000 by Chris Beckett of Pine & Beckett Realtors. (Photo Credit: David Pine Photography)

We had you at Lambo right? When we saw this Midland gem take a dip in price to $899,000 and offer a 2017 Lamborghini Huracan to pass with the sale, we had to take another look.

The five-bedroom, four-full-and-two-half-bathroom modern farmhouse has been completely remodeled with contemporary touches throughout. (more…)