Jill Elliott's Blog Posts

Richard Texas Home With Pool Is Remodeled To Perfection

2671 Mum Drive in Richardson is waiting for it's next owner.  The owner has taken care of making sure everything is done so the next family can just move in.  All new flooring, paint and

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Home For Sale In Dallas Plano ISD

The location and the WOW factor are what you will find when you step into this beautiful home in Dallas.  Located just off of Preston and the George Bush Turnpike put you just minutes from

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Location Low Maintence Update Home For Sale Dallas

Welcome home to this amazing 2710 square foot home in Dallas.  The kitchen is open to both downstairs living areas.  Many updates in kitchen such as granite, backsplash, cabinets,

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Updated Home For Sale In Carrollton Texas

If you are looking for a move in ready home in the Dallas area of Carrollton Texas this is the one for you.  This spacious 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath with a two car garage is ready for your

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Frisco Texas Home In Frisco ISD For Sale

This well maintained home in Frisco, Texas is ready for it's next owner.  If you want over 2000 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2 car garage for $188,500 this could your next address.

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Reduced Remodeled Home Land Near Lake Lavon Texas

Reduced $20,000! Upgrades and room to roam with this beautiful 3-2-2 in St. Paul Texas.  Get it all with this totally remodeled home with 1976 square feet.  This home sits on 2.2

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Should You Buy Or Rent Home In Dallas

If you live in the Dallas area you may want to consider buying rather than renting.  If you aren't sure whether you can buy, call me and I can help you find out or give you the steps to get

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Pretty Home In Little Elm Texas Needs Buyer

It's coming soon in Paloma Creek!   This darling yet spacious home with 4 bedrooms,  2.5 baths and a double door 2 car garage is looking for it's next family.  This

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Loch Ness Monster In Lake Lewisville In The Colony Texas

Or maybe it's a cousin or who knows it could be just a beaver.  Either way it intrigues me as I do my morning run around the lake.  I have video but it doesn't seem to come out as well.

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Dallas Texas Area Home Buyers Want Closet Space

The closet space on this site takes the cake!  If I could have closet space like this I wouldn't care what the rest of the house looked liked!  Maybe the rest of my family would but I

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This Home Anywhere But Frisco Texas

That's what I thought....at first...If you really like being a real estate agent then you have to like more than a certain type of home.  You have to find the love in every home you walk into.

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Your Home Your Backyard In The Colony Texas

With daylight savings time upon us, there is no excuse not to enjoy your neighborhood. After dinner is a great time to get out of the house for a little bit and enjoy your surroundings. If you live

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Dallas Texas Makes Dog Friendly List

Most of us who have a dog or two don't just love their dogs....they LOVE them and think about them all the time...even when they are on vacation.  So, why not take them along.A publisher of dog

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Have A Fire House Sub In Frisco Texas

There is nothing better than the simple things in life.  One of which is spending time in the areas that we either live, work or play.  Now that FM 423 is now opened up from a 2 lane

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Dallas Real Estate Agents Get Plano Turtle Home

My co-worker, partner in crime, BFF Dixon Wong and I had quite a day prospecting leads today in Plano, Texas.  We had no idea we would have to save one of God's beautiful creatures.  We

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Dallas Area Home Buyers Sellers Talk Jill Elliott

I promise...these are real!  No way could I have made these up.  My clients have been so amazing.  As you can see, I don't descriminate or only go to one area.  I will go

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Frisco LittleElm Carrollton Texas Home Buyers Read This

If you are searching for a home in Frisco, Little Elm, Carrollton, The Colony or a few other areas in North Dallas you may want to read this before you start your journey.   There is a

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The Colony Texas Homes Best Kept Secret

I was jogging early this morning and came across this man fishing by the lake.  It was such a peaceful moment for him.  For me it was a moment to take a breath and realize how lucky I am

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North Dallas Home Buyers Or Sellers Watch This

It's a crazy real estate world out there in North Dallas.  Homes are flying off the market as if folks are playing a Monopoly game.  In Frisco, Little Elm, McKinney, Carrollton and The

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New Listing In Grand Prairie Coming Soon

Grand Prairie, Texas is where you will find my next listing.  This home in the Trailwood subdivision is getting an update and will soon be move in ready.  The 4 bedroom 2 bath home has

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Dallas Home Off Webb Chapel Reduced Big Time

3206 Saint Croix in Dallas has been reduced to $184,900.  This amazing remodeled home has over 2200 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths.  The kitchen is beautiful with new granite, new

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Dallas Real Estate Agent Named Jill Kelly Elliott

What is in a name?  Apparently a lot.  My maiden name is Kelly.  No E.  But no matter how you spell it....it still sounds the same. For years in my former profession as a radio

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Dallas Home In Prime Location Reduced

3206 Saint Croix in Dallas has been reduced $18,000!  The sprawling 2255 square foot home in Coral Hills Subdivision has been completely remodeled and updated beyond belief.   The flexible

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Open House In Great Dallas Location

Location, location, location!  It's been said a thousand times and now I'll say it again.  Location, location, location.  Saturday, November 10th, 3206 Saint Croix in Dallas, 75229

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Job Growth In Dallas Makes List

Our city of Dallas come in at #8 if you want to find a job.  Forbes magazine wrote that Texas has added around 200,000 "generally high-paying oil and gas jobs over the past decade."The state

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Coral Hills Home In Dallas On The Market

3206 Saint Croix in the Dallas subdivision of Coral Hills is ready to be sold. This sprawling ranch home in a well established neighborhood has been completely remodeled.  If you like to

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New Dallas Listing Ready At End Of Week

We have given you so many reason to take this home into consideration if you are looking in the Dallas Coral Hills Subdivision or 75229 zip code.  This home just off Webb Chapel and the LBJ

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Dallas Subdivision Soon To Have New Listing

3206 Saint Croix Drive in Dallas is on it's way to finally being listed.  The coming soon sigh is up and we have already had several calls on the property.  The beautiful spacious 3

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Leasing Options In Dallas Area With Pool

Leasing a home in the Dallas area is huge right now.  For one thing Dallas, Frisco, Plano and McKinney have jobs where people are transfered from across the country....whether corporate or

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Countdown To New Listing In Dallas

I have to hand it to my seller on this remodel in the Coral Hills subdivision in Dallas.  He is working like crazy despite the fact that it's his birthday.  Who does that??? A dedicated

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Coral Hills Home In Dallas Almost Ready

We are getting so close to getting this Coral Hills Home In Dallas listed.  There are so many upgrades I can't fit them in one blog so refer to my blog yesterday concerning this property so you

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New Listing Coming Soon In Coral Hills Dallas

It's almost finished!  Get ready for a remodeled 3 bedroom 2 bath home with an amazing pool and outdoor space in Dallas.  A completley updated remodeled kitchen with new stainless steel

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Pizza In Dallas Makes National List

I believe everything relates back to real estate....even pizza.  A national list has 2 Dallas area pizza places on their top 20 list.  Coming in at #17 is Antonio's Pizza by the Slice.

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A Beauty Of A House In McKinney Texas

A 4 bedroom house and a pool for $225,000 in McKinney Texas!  You bet.  Over 2200 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 3 baths.  Take a look for yourself....and if you would like to see it

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Make Andrea Lane In Dallas Your Next Home

A move in ready house at 2637 Andrea Lane could be your next home.  This 3/2/1 is offered at $127,900 and has all of the qualities you can expect from a Spark home.  The attention to

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Sold Home In Frisco Texas Good And Sad

Let's face it.  No matter what job you are in it's always nice to feel like you have helped your clients.  I had the pleasure of selling a home in Frisco that closed yesterday.  My

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Andrea Lane Property Dallas Home Beautiful Inside

2637 Andrea Lane in Dallas is ready for you if you are in the market for a home that is move in ready.  The 3/2/1 home with carport and side parking for extra car has been beautifully remodeled

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Open House In Adorable Dallas Neighborhood This Weekend

Don't miss the open house at 2637 Andrea Lane in Dallas this Saturday, August 18th from 12 until 2pm.  This home has been completely remodeled and is waiting for it's new owner to take

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Promise Land Property In Frisco Texas Reduced

5204 Promise Land Drive in Frisco Texas has been reduced.  Asking price is now $208,9000.  The very well maintained home has a golf course view and is just off of 121 and Hillcrest.  

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Frisco Open House This Weekend

The Promise Land awaits you in Frisco!  On Saturday July 21 from 12 - 2pm, 5204 Promise Land Drive in Frisco will be open.  This home is in a established neighborhood  just off of 121

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Oopsy No Open House Tomorrow In The Colony

Wow.  I had planned an open house tomorrow at 3724 Red Oak Trail but it looks like that is not going to happen.  After only being on the market a few days I am confident we have a buyer.

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Open House in Stewart Peninsulas The Colony

Last summer in Stewart Peninsula it seemed like you couldn't swing a bat and hit a for sale or lease sign.....NOT ANYMORE!  Inventory in our area is very low and for a good reason.  This

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Local Dallas Author And Realtor On Radio

I hope you will join The Real Estate Radio Network with Kevin, Pete and Me this Sunday 12-1pm on 570AM, KLIF.  Each week we discuss what's happening in our local market.  We cover all

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Homes In Frisco The Colony Dallas That Shine

Here are 3 homes in North Texas that I believe have a little extra something something.  I say that not because my sign is out front but because they really do.  Let's start with lowest

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No Work Needed On New Listing In Dallas

Wouldn't it be nice to move into a home in Dallas that just needs your furniture?  It can happen because 2637 Andrea Lane is now on the market!  This 3/2/1 is ready for you.  This

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Updated Frisco Listing Reduced

5204 Promise Land Drive in Frisco has been reduced!  Asking price is now $211,900 for this upgraded 4/3/2 home on a golf course lot in an adorable neighborhood just off of Hillcrest and close

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New Listing In Stewart Peninsula The Colony Texas

A year ago there were a lot of homes for sale and lease in Stewart Peninsula.  This year...not so much.  The market has changed quite a bit and folks are realizing this well kept secret in

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Buyers Better Buy Real Estate In Dallas Area

Those of you who want a great deal on a home better get off the couch!  A new report today in the Dallas Morning News says pre-owned home prices are on the rise.  Yes, in the last couple

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New Listing In Dallas Coming Soon

Get ready for another great remodel from Spark Homes!  This adorable home on Andrea Lane in Dallas is just about completed with it's new look.  It's a 3 bedroom 2 bath with a 1 car garage

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Graduates Move To Or Back To DFW

The Dallas Morning News has just made a lot of parents happy.  If you are a parent who wants your college graduate to stay in the Dallas Fort Worth Area or move back home, make sure they see

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Beautiful Home in Lavon Now With FHA Financing

If you have always wanted to live by the lake here is your big chance.  740 Lakeridge Dr. in Lavon, Texas has been reduced even more!  The new price is $271,000.  This means you can

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Hello Trader Joe in Plano

It's actually Trader Joe's, but the system wouldn't let me put an apostrophe and I thought Trader Joe in Plano had a ring to it.  What is Trader Joe's?  Well, it's a hip California grocery

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Promise Land Drive Property in Frisco Reduced

5204 Promise Land Drive in Frisco has been reduced to $215,900.  This well maintained property has been owned by the same people for the last 15 years.  As I have said in a prior blog, the

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New Listing In Frisco Generates Interest

If it's true there is low inventory on the property front in Frisco, then you don't want to miss this one.  5204 Promise Land Dr. has upgrades galore.  While some of these are cosmetic,

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New Listing In Frisco Texas

The Promise Land is about to become your reality.  Who wants a 4/3/2 in Frisco on the golf course for under $220,000?  Well, then you better hurry.  5204 Promise Land Dr. in Frisco is

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Neighborhood In The Colony Comes Together

This is a tough blog for me but one that I have been thinking about all weekend.  I just think it needs to be said.  One of my neighbor's came to me and asked if I would put a couple of

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Lake Lavon Home Reduced Even More

740 Lakeridge Dr. in Lavon has been reduced even more!  $279,000! A very motivated seller says "Bring on those offers" if you want to walk to the lake whenever you want!  It's a home for

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Top Place to Ride Motorcycle

Contents by Denice Koujan: Written ByMotorcycle Paradise Sunday, May 16, 2010 The top 10 Motorcycle tours in the world   Have you ever thought about all the great places that exist to

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Dallas Second Fastest Growing City In Country

Don't mess with Texas when it comes to being one if not the most happening state in the country.  Dallas is the 2nd fastest growing city in the country according to a report I found today, ;

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New Listing In The Colony Stewart Peninsula

One of the best kept secrets in North Dallas!  Stewart Peninsula is a place in North Dallas like no other.  From 6212 Pebble Beach Lane you can walk to the lake, golf course or jogging

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The Case Of The Missing Home Survey

I am going to write a mystery book about this.  I now believe there is a such thing as a Survey Burgler.  If you are wondering what in the world a Survey Burgler is, I am going to tell.

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Price Reduction For Lake Lavon Listing

You are the first to know this great news! For those of you who want it all in Lavon, Texas 740 Lakeridge Dr.  has been reduced to $282,900!  The owner is very motivated and is hoping

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Romancing The Lake Lavon Listing

Hello real estate world!  It's time for another addition of "Romancing the Lake Lavon Listing"....can't you just hear the music now.  I got to thinking about how awesome it is to live by

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North Dallas Update Lease It or Forget It

The single family home lease market in North Dallas is off the wall crazy.  I probably wouldn't believe it if I haven't lived it.  I have taken people to look at property who are ready to

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Realtor Dot Com Vs Match Dot Com

I heard a commercial the other day that said something along the lines of "Everyone needs to find love" so if you haven't found it go to this dating website and we can help.  Let's use Match

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The Something Extra From a Dallas Agent

It goes without saying that a real estate agent should know a little bit about the area they are selling houses in.  The nearest Costco, Walmart or Kroger.  But I think a realtor should be

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New Listing In Lavon Texas By Lake

There are certain people in this world who just know who they are.  I like them.  They want a certain lifestyle and are content in their decision.  Some people like a highrise

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Buyers Call Me For Mary Kay Mansion

If you are a buyer interested in the Mary Kay Mansion in Dallas give me a call!  469---Wait....let me rephrase that so the listing agent doesn't get to upset with me.  If you are a

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Dallas Has Second Most Affluent Neighborhood

The folks in Westlake Town, Texas are probably getting a big yawn this morning out of the fact that their neighborhood has been voted the 2nd most affluent area in the country.  I think it's

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Frisco Resident Is Dog Show Judge

It's no secret to my family and friends that I love dogs.  From the homeless dogs to the show dogs, I love them all.  I will even watch a rerun of a dog show.  What's bad is when I

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What is All The Hubbub About Dallas Property

2417 Tisinger Ave. in Dallas is the place to be tomorrow from 1-3pm.  Why, for Jilly's chocolate chip cookies?  Nope.  So you can see what you can get for $105,000 in East Dallas.

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Open House And Interest On Dallas Property

The 4 bedroom 2 full bath property at 2417 Tisinger Ave is going to be open this Saturday, February 11th, from 1-3pm.  We hope to see you  there.  When I say we you know who I mean if

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Dallas Open House With Special Guest

What will make this open house different?  2417 Tisinger Ave. in Dallas will be open this weekend to anyone interested in a 4 bedroom 2 full bath remodel Saturday 1-3pm for $105,000..... but

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Two Yummy Gems in East Dallas

There is nothing like a burger and a beer.  There is nothing like a good taco.  There is also nothing like great places to eat in your neighborhood, whether you live in Frisco, Plano or

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Needs Wants When Home Buying Dallas and Plano

I have talked with a lot of people lately about what they NEED in a home.  And that's the key to your next home in North Dallas.  Put your needs before your wants and this will help you

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New Listing with Amazing Remodel in Dallas

Attention to detail has been put into this beautifully remodeled home located at 2417 Tisinger Ave.  Dallas, Texas.    A once outdated kitchen has now moved into the year 2012 and

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The Race to Frisco Is Now On

Finally!  Finally the Pole Position Raceway is open and finally we had a chance to get there.  We took my son and step-daughter and had a blast.  It's in this huge warehouse just off

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Suze Orman Has Right Idea

It's no secret that Suze Orman is a master at telling people how to get out of debt.  If you haven't heard of her and are in a money crunch you may want to give her inspirational information a

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Mortgage Rate Falls Again

It's always nice to see that mortgage rates seem to keep falling.  However, it's not so nice to see that little sentence at the end of the story.  The one that states "Yet many Americans

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Four Steps to Prepare For Buying A Home

This article actually made purchasing a home seem simple....and it really can be.  According to Yahoo! and US News and World Report you have to do first things first.... 1. Find out how much

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Frisco Says Thanks A Million Fans

Eating lunch at our favorite sushi place,Edoko in Frisco, we noticed the Sheraton Hotel just off of Highway 121 was quite busy for a week day.  At first we thought they must be going to the

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Carrollton To Have Largest Site In Texas

According to the Dallas Morning News, CyrusOne is planning a massive data center in Carrollton and they didn't come by this site on accident.  Officials of CyrusOne, a subsidiary of Cinncinnati

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Khloe and Lamar Find Their Home in Dallas

Come on, you know you want to look.  Whether you are a reality TV fan, sports fan or neither it's always interesting to know where the rich and famous drop their cash.  This time it's a

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University of Texas at Dallas Makes List

If you are a fan of Kiplinger like I am but have a tough time getting to the site because you are a busy person, we can thank Jason Sickles a Dallas Local Editor, Y! for this one.  The

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Happy Or Unhappy Trails for Garland Forest

There are always 2 sides to every issue.  In this case it's the The Spring Creek Forest Preserve in Garland.  The old-growth Garland Forest is going to get trails for you to enjoy on it's

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Outdoor Ice In Frisco

Who said ice skating outdoors is just for those up north?  Lights on Ice Outdoor Ice Rink at Frisco Square is real ice for real ice skaters.  It's been open since November and will

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North Pole Comes to Dallas Living Rooms

I think I have been a good girl this year.  I told Santa I have tried really hard to stay away from The Shops at Legacy and Stonebriar Mall this year.   Check out the cutest

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Race You To Frisco

Dallas is home of the Texas Motor Speedway.  Everyone knows that.  But did you know that Frisco is now home to the Pole Position Raceway? This is an indoor karting facility that is fun for

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The Colony Parade of Lights Rescheduled

The Colony Parade of Lights is now Saturday, December 17th.  There is also a new parade route.  It will travel west on Nash to Blair Oaks, then south on Blair Oaks to South Colony.  

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Minnie Pearl at North Park Mall Today

There is a soft spot in my heart for dogs.  We have 3 and I would have more if I could.  That's why I wanted to tell you about Minnie Pearl.  I saw this morning on KDFW Fox 4 

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Love This Dallas Gal

I love reading the paper.  I don't care if it makes me look old school.  One of the things I look forward to in the Sunday Dallas Morning News is the MetroTex President's Column.  Pat

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Home Safety During Christmas

I saw today in the Dallas Morning News a lot of ways to make sure your home is safe during the holidays.  A couple caught my attention and I thought I would share them with you.  We

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The Colony Texas and the North Pole Present

The Colony Christmas Spectacular Holiday Light Show!  The show started running December 3rd and will continue through January 6th.  It runs nightly from sunset to 10pm.   It's fun for

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Merry Christmas North Dallas Teachers

I believe you have to be a special individual to be a teacher.  I can bet there are a few of my former teachers that wouldn't be my friend on Facebook if I sent them cash.  Ok, I wasn't

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Tax Deduction May Apply to Dallas Homeowners

THE MOST OVERLOOKED TAX DEDUCTIONS  I saw this on Kiplinger.com.   There were several but the last one caught my attention.  It could apply to you or someone you know.   Home

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Frisco Firefighters Rock

Why? Because they have made a dream become a reality.  The Fire Safety Town was built in Frisco because they wanted to help kids learn and the Holiday lights display gives families a

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The Kiss in Frisco

I don't know about you, but I have had enough of leftover turkey.  That's why we headed out to a great restaurant for SUSHI!  I know it's not for everyone but knowing there is an awesome

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Lewisville Toyota Dog and Skate Park

Looking for a place to get the energy out of the kids and the dogs during the holidays in Lewisville? Check out the Toyota Railroad Dog and Skate Park.  The kids can bring their skates,,

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Dallas North Tollway and Sam Rayburn Exchange Opens

The Dallas North Tollway and 121 finally open! The beauty of this is leaving Stewart Peninsula and heading to the Shops of Legacy in Plano is so much easier.  Now North Dallas

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