Luxury Living in Southlake, Texas

Luxury Living in Southlake, Texas

The House

  • 7,938 sq ft
  • 1.5 acres
  • Master suite, guest suite, and 3 bedrooms, each with its own bathroom
  • Two separate 2-car garages for his and hers parking
  • Sparkling pool and three separate courtyards

The Dallas Decorators Showhouse, presented by Marina Bay Development Corp. and Donna Moss, and sponsored by Traditional Home magazine, is a 7,938 sq. ft. home on 1.5 acres in posh Southlake, Texas — just outside Dallas. It features a master suite, a guest suite, and three additional bedrooms, each with its own bathroom, plus an additional powder room.

The rest of the interior space is made up of:

  • Grand Entry
  • Large Loggia
  • Family Room
  • Dining Room
  • Wine Room
  • Main Kitchen
  • Prep Kitchen
  • Utility Room
  • Game Room
  • Safe Room

The property has two separate two-car garages, for his and hers parking or everyday vehicles and vintage or recreational vehicles. Outside, the Showhouse boasts lush landscaping, a pool, and three separate courtyards.

After public viewing throughout September of 2017, the Dallas Decorators Showhouse will be sold, with a portion of the proceeds going to the Alzheimer’s Association, a nonprofit committed to eliminating the disease and related conditions, and enhancing care and support for Alzheimer’s sufferers and their loved ones.

Sponsorship opportunities are available for providers of interior and exterior home decor items, and materials.

Southlake, TX

Southlake Median age

Texas Median age

Southlake Median Household Income (2013)

Texas Median Household Income (2013)

Southlake Median House Value (2000)

Texas Median House Value (2000)

42 years
34 years
$173,079
$51,704
$523,960
$132,000
 Southlake, Texas
Total Area   |   22.5 sq mi

Elevation   |   640 ft

Population (2010)   |   26,575

About the Town

Southlake, Texas is a suburb of the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan area. Settled by pioneers in the 1840s, it was not incorporated until 1956. Today, it is one of America’s highest-earning cities with a number of upscale neighborhoods boasting spectacular homes. The city has a population of approximately 30,000, and is a favorite of celebrities and professional athletes.

Town Square

Southlake Town Square is a unique, open-air shopping district with more than 120 shops and dozens of fine dining options. Nationally recognized and nestled in the heart of Southlake, just minutes from DFW International Airport, it gives shoppers the opportunity to browse today’s best fashion and retail brands amid the charm of a timeless Town Square.
The Town Square is kept lively with a year-round calendar of music and special events, including Oktoberfest and the nationally ranked Art in the Square events.

  • In March of 2016, Southlake was ranked no. 5 on a list called “The $100K Club: America’s Highest-Earning Cities.”. High earners in Southlake are the majority of residents: 71.2% of households make over $100,000 a year.
  • In May 2014, in an article in the Times magazine, Southlake was rated among the top 10 wealthiest Zip Codes in the country. The Southlake Zip Code: 76092 was ranked at No. 9 with 58.7% of households making more than $150,000.
  • In 2009, Southlake’s zip code, 76092, was ranked as the richest zip code in the United States with a population between 10,000–25,000 people. The average home in Southlake costs around $784,522 and has 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and around 4,000 square feet (370 m2).
  • In December 2008, Forbes.com named Southlake the most affluent neighborhood in the United States based on average median household income estimates. The mean household income for the city of Southlake is $216,393.

BENEFITING

Headquartered in Chicago, the Alzheimer’s Association has chapters nationwide. The Alzheimer’s Association – North Central Texas Chapter is one of 81 chapters of the Alzheimer’s Association. The chapter covers a 40-county service area and Fort Worth serves as headquarters for the chapter, which has regional offices in Abilene, Waco and Wichita Falls.

The chapter is a nonprofit, donor-supported organization. The programs and services are made possible through contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations.

To learn more about the association — including how to get involved — visit Alzheimer’s Association.

Get involved with Alzheimer’s Association.

OUR SPONSORS

Traditional Home inspires 4.8 million design lovers to reinterpret classic elegance in a thoroughly modern, personal way.

From home, garden and green living to fashion, beauty, entertaining and travel, Traditional Home is a celebration of quality, craftsmanship, authenticity and family—a trusted resource that respects the past, lives in the present and embraces products designed for the future.  Through its National Showhouse Tour, the magazine serves as the national media sponsor for some of the most beautiful, and most visited, showhomes across the country.

Print

  • Circulation: 850,000
  • Audience: 4.6 million

tradhomemag.com

  • 100% original editorial content
  • 19+ million page views and 150,000 unique visitors
  • 82+ million social media impressions
  • Custom Video
  • Custom Projects/Content

Multi-media Capabilities

  • Nearly 2 million friends and followers on social media
  • 19+ million page views and 150,000 unique visitors
  • 75,000+ design enthusiasts attend Traditional Home events yearly
  • Designer connections + Blogger network

Donna Moss, known as the “Queen of Bling brings her glamorous and lush style into every space she decorates. A former finalist on HGTV’s Design Star, she hosts the HGTV series Donna Decorates Dallas, where she shows the big (and small) details that make up a fabulous Texas home. Donna designs homes as well as sponsors a number of local and national charity events with her daughters Tiffany Moss Jenkins and Ashley Moss Black at their store, That’s Haute, a fashion, design, and home décor boutique. Donna is also a retired American Airlines flight attendant and U.S. Army attendee. She enjoys serving on the board of The Arts Council as well as the home industry organization called Accessories Resource Team (ARTs). With numerous awards to her credit and her work featured in People and Instyle magazines, Donna Moss proves that you can “bling it all” — making decor bold, gold and glam! Click here to visit her website and see her portfolio.

Donna Moss

  • Designer, entrepreneur, philanthropist
  • One of 10 Great Women of Texas according to Fort Worth Business Press
  • Host of HGTV’s Donna Decorates Dallas
  • Former HGTV Design Star finalist
  • Sought-after design expert, event host, competition judge
  • Former Miss Texas contestant

Tasker Agency facilitates lucrative business relationships and crafts experiential marketing strategies for dynamic brands that desire a connection with their target audience. With a wealth of experience in the luxury market and well-established relationships with some of the most notable names in the industry, Tasker Agency is an important partner for the 2017 Dallas Decorators Showhouse.

Marketing Spectrum

  • Graphic design and logo development
  • Social media outreach and content
  • Print advertising
  • Tradeshows, events, and exclusive parties
  • National and trade magazine spreads
  • Television appearances
  • Interviews
  • Public appearances
  • Public Relations

Since its beginning in 1977 as a specialty boutique providing exclusive, high-end real estate services in Hamburg, Germany, Engel & Völkers has become one of the world’s leading companies specializing in the sale and lease of premium residential and commercial property, yachts and private aviation. Engel & Völkers currently operates a global network of over 8,900 real estate advisors in more than 750 brokerages spanning 33 countries across five continents, offering both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of luxury services. It established its North America corporate headquarters in 2007 and opened its first brokerage in the same year. Committed to exceptional service, Engel & Völkers supports its advisors with an array of premium quality business services; marketing programs and tools; multiple platforms for mobile, social and web; as well as access to its global network of real estate professionals, property listings, and market data. Engel & Völkers is an active supporter of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Each brokerage is independently owned and operated.

Engel & Völkers

  • Based in over 700 locations
  • Offers both private and institutional clients
  • Leasing, sales, consultancy and valuations
  • More than 8,500 employees
  • Operating in 32 countries on four continents.

OUR TEAM

Donna Moss
Donna MossHost & Designer
Donna Moss is a designer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and celebrity. A former finalist on HGTV’s Design Star, she hosts the network’s Donna Decorates Dallas program, and has had her work profiled in People Magazine and Instyle Magazine.
Her interior design firm, Donna Moss Design, is in high demand with clients who are looking to incorporate her signature updated gothic style into their homes. Known as the “Queen of Bling,” she creates designs that use warm tones highlighted with bright, sparkling accents.
Donna is the owner of That’s Haute and co-owner with her daughter Tiffany of That’s Haute Kids, successful home furnishings and interior decor boutiques that also feature fashion-forward clothing. She frequently channels her success and celebrity into charitable events, hosting and sponsoring local and national charity events including for a Wish With Wings, Texas’ first wish-granting agency for children fighting life-threatening conditions.

  • Designer, entrepreneur, philanthropist
  • One of 10 Great Women of Texas according to Fort Worth Business Press.
  • Host of HGTV’s Donna Decorates Dallas.
  • Former HGTV Design Star finalist.
  • Sought-after design expert, event host, competition judge.
  • Former Miss Texas contestant.
Paul Moss
Paul MossDeveloper, Marina Bay Development Corp.
Paul Moss is a successful real estate developer and philanthropist. Early in his career, as president of Marina Bay Development Corp., he built gated residential communities and custom homes, and ..developed residential lots. For more than a decade now, he has served as president of TAK Enterprises, Inc., a Colleyville, TX company that focuses on retail, medical, and professional office space.
As an expert in location intelligence, land acquisition, residential and commercial real estate transactions, property management, and real estate financing, Paul works with clients in a wide range of industries to develop high quality properties.
Along with his wife, Donna Moss, Paul is a generous supporter of a number of charitable organizations and events. The pair has an especially close relationship with a Wish With Wings, Texas’ first wish-granting agency for children fighting life-threatening medical conditions.

  • President, TAK Enterprises, Inc.
  • President, Marina Bay Development Corp.
  • Highly regarded real estate expert
  • 33 years in residential & commercial real estate development
Jill Waage
Jill WaageEditor in Chief, Traditional Home
Waage brings experience as brand executive editor, editorial director of home content, and executive editor of Special Interest Media at Better Homes & Gardens. She formerly served as editor of several home-design titles, including Decorating, also at Meredith.
Beth McDonough
Beth McDonoughPublisher, Traditional Home
Since joining Meredith Corporation in 2002, McDonough has held a variety of positions including most recently Group Associate Publisher/Marketing for Traditional Home, Group Marketing Director  for Midwest Living and Family Circle magazines, and Group Associate Publisher for Meredith Home Solutions. She began her career as a public relations account executive and has also held marketing positions at Elle and Mademoiselle.
Stacey Farrar-Hermes
Stacey Farrar-HermesBrand Director, Integrated Marketing
Stacey is a dynamic marketing strategist with more than 10 years of experience with media brands of various genres. Her experience in brand development, integrated marketing and creative services .. has allowed her to become an exceptional marketer who combines a strong work ethic with a commitment to excellence in order to drive revenue and deliver results.
Christi Tasker
Christi TaskerShowhouse Producer, Tasker Agency
Christi Tasker, co-owner of the Wynwood Design Lab and CEO of PuTTin’ OuT and Tasker Agency, is a former interior design professional and award-winning retailer who evolved into the online marketing arena via her interior design firm and retail store. Respected as an International Social Media Consultant, Coach, Author and Speaker, she brings all her skills and expertise in design, business management, marketing and social media to the vision of the Dallas Showhouse. Christi, a social media expert on NBC news and a contributor to several online platforms, has also earned several awards for her social media and marketing work.
Roxann Taylor
Roxann TaylorAgent
Since its beginning in 1977 as a specialty boutique providing exclusive, high-end real estate services in Hamburg, Germany, Engel & Völkers has become one of the world’s leading companies specializing in the sale and lease of premium residential and commercial property, yachts and private aviation. Engel & Völkers currently operates a global network of over 8,900 real estate advisors in more than 750 brokerages spanning 33 countries across five continents, offering both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of luxury services. It established its North America corporate headquarters in 2007 and opened its first brokerage in the same year. Committed to exceptional service, Engel & Völkers supports its advisors with an array of premium quality business services; marketing programs and tools; multiple platforms for mobile, social and web; as well as access to its global network of real estate professionals, property listings, and market data. Engel & Völkers is an active supporter of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Each brokerage is independently owned and operated.
Krissa Rossbund
Krissa RossbundSenior Style Editor, Traditional Home
Krissa Rossbund feels right at home at Traditional Home. After all, it’s the magazine where she started her career and has evolved from staff intern to Senior Style Editor. Krissa is a lifestyle and trend expert who reports on today’s modern homeowners—how they decorate, how they entertain, and how they live. Her range of expertise covers showhouses, entertaining, and most important, families with beautiful, timeless, and welcoming dwellings. She is also one of the industry’s leading experts on entertaining, and frequently speaks to crowds about the resurgence of hosting gatherings at-home, and helps her audiences develop rituals that will create memories for their families and friends.
Krissa speaks regularly to both readers and designers at showrooms, design centers, retail venues, and marketing-initiated events and programs across the country about modern-day design.
An Iowa native, Krissa graduated from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in magazine journalism and a Masters degree in media law.

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