Shaw’s Patio Bar & Grill

Shaw's Patio on Magnolia Ave

Shaw’s Patio Bar & Grill is a Magnolia Avenue Icon 1051 W. Magnolia Avenue, Fort Worth TX 76104, 817-926-2116 We’re so happy that everyone has found Magnolia Avenue and made it one of the top dining destinations in the city, but it was not always so. For many years Magnolia Avenue restaurants were largely dependent...

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Lucile’s is as Good as it Gets

Martinis at Lucile's

Lucile’s Stateside Bistro is a reliable WOW. Growing up in Fort Worth, I am too young to remember Steve’s Cafe which was the original restaurant in the Lucile’s building. Located at the end of the streetcar line, they were said to have a reliably delicious ham sandwich. Steves operated from 1927 until 1946. In 1947...

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Three Lists To Make When Selling Your Home

When you put your property up for sale, you want to make sure that potential buyers get all the information they need on the features of your home and its surrounding area. If, for example, a buyer doesn’t realize there is a great school just a couple of blocks away, he might cross your property...

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Trash the Trash

In most communities, garbage day isn’t every week. So, if you show your house on day five or six, there’s going to be some accumulation! Here are some things you can do before a viewing to make sure this situation doesn’t trash a potential sale. If possible, make sure all garbage containers, including waste paper...

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When Choosing a Fixer-Upper Makes Cents

Some renovations can significantly increase the market value of a home. Others can cost more than you’ll ever get back. So, when choosing a “fixer-upper”, look carefully at the work that needs to be done. General painting, and bathroom or kitchen renovations typically increase the resale value of a house. “Invisible” repairs such as plumbing,...

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Getting Your Professional Team Together

When preparing to sell your home, you may need to hire several professionals in addition to your REALTOR®. You may consider a plumber to fix a dripping bathroom shower, a home inspector to make sure there are no “issues”, and an attorney to handle all the legal matters. By hiring the right professionals, you will...

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