Every now and then a home hits the market that stops you in your tracks. It’s that rare occasion when the architecture, lot, and landscaping all come together so beautifully, you are instantly transported to somewhere far from the hustle and bustle of Dallas as soon as you arrive. The soft contemporary at 11627 Forest Creek Place is one of those homes as it feels miles and miles away from a metropolitan city despite being just 12 miles from downtown.
Set amongst a plethora of picturesque trees, the home on a .354-acre lot expertly incorporates lush foliage and architectural stone, creating a warm welcome for family and friends alike. Walking into the home, you are greeted with 24-foot ceilings and cherry wood accents that manage to make you feel both inside and out at the same time. The open floor plan creates an ideal entertaining space for lounging in the living room or lingering in the impressive chef’s kitchen.
Craving a little privacy? Escape to the primary suite equipped with a sophisticated seating area, spa-like bathroom, and extensive closet space. Are we at an exclusive resort deep in the woods of California or are we deep in the heart of Texas? It’s truly hard to tell in the very best way.
But perhaps the most exceptional part of the home has to be the extra amenities added throughout the property. Most notably, the property boasts a rare basement stacked with a 4,500-bottle wine storage facility and tasting room. There is also a show-stopping outdoor screened-in living space and kitchen that no words can do justice. Think about the best screened-in porch you’ve ever seen and add about 10 feet to its ceiling. Truly spectacular. The ‘wow factor,’ of course, is amplified by a pool with perfectly planned landscaping to boot. Yep, it’s safe to say we’re smitten with this soft contemporary.
Garrett Holloway began his real estate career on the commercial side of the business, spending 14 years with Trammell Crow Company and CBRE. While there, he learned both the fundamentals of real estate as well as a strong focus on client service. His foray into the residential market began almost 10 years ago when he began acquiring properties, maximizing their value, and/or developing through his investment business, GAH Ventures.
With his background and experience, Garrett makes a great advocate for both buyers and sellers in the Dallas area. He brings an analytical approach to the market, deep knowledge of Dallas’ strongest neighborhoods, a strategic approach to transactions, and unparalleled service to his clients. Those he has worked with would say that he is knowledgeable, honest, strategic, and diligent.
The Texas native has spent almost 20 years in Dallas. He graduated from SMU with a degree in advertising and psychology, so he understands how to market properties. He also has an MBA in real estate finance from the University of Texas, so he understands value and financing strategies.
Garrett has lived in the Devonshire neighborhood for more than 10 years. He knows that market well in addition to the surrounding areas including Highland Park, University Park, Greenway Parks, Preston Hollow, Bluffview, and Lakewood.
When he is not working with clients or busy with an investment property, Garrett enjoys playing blackjack in Vegas, traveling the globe, fine cuisine in Dallas’ best restaurants…and a little reality TV.