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Bethany Erickson

Bethany Erickson lives in a 1950s Midway Hollow bungalow with a husband, a preschooler and a dog. If she didn't live in the Hollow, she would probably live in Eastwood or Lochwood, and would buy a Fay Jones home if she won the lottery.

02/05/18 11:05am

Midland

This week, we’ve found a gorgeous Midland home with gorgeous, high ceilings, exposed beams, and stacked stone fireplaces that are worthy of a swoon or two.

And the beauty of this home starts at the curb, with beautiful landscaping, a circle drive, and an obviously well-maintained exterior. It was definitely enough to make us pause as we paged through listings. (more…)

01/29/18 10:28am

familyIf you’re in the market for a family home in an established neighborhood, our Odessa under $350,000 will check off a lot of boxes — including the one marked “pool.”

Located in the Winwood neighborhood and close to the University of Texas Permian Basin campus, this Odessa home at 4035 E. 37th St. is also close enough to major highways to be convenient, but not so close that it’s a nuisance.

Although it was built in 1966, the home has been well-maintained and updated — all four bedrooms, three-and-a-half-baths of it. (more…)

01/08/18 11:50am

mid-centuryOur Odessa under $300,000 this week is a great mid-century ranch with plenty of space for a family and a low enough price-point to make it affordable even if you want to make changes.

But it’s also in good enough condition that those improvements don’t need to be made immediately, making it a nearly move-in ready home with good bones, waiting for a family to come put its stamp on it – all for $255,000. (more…)

01/02/18 11:00am

Golf Course If you have new construction tastes but older home budgets, sometimes it’s hard to find a home that won’t be a complete fixer — but we think we’ve found the exception with today’s Midland under $350,000 on Golf Course Road.

Yes, the front yard could use some sod — or even better, some xeriscaping — but this three-bedroom, two-bath, home at 808 West Golf Course Road has had a complete update. (more…)