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  • Richard Mize: Flirting with show houses isn't cheatin'

    Richard Mize | Published: Fri, May 1, 2015

    Here’s a taste of Saturday’s Real Estate section! –rm Living in my house is like livin’ a country song. It’s just one test of my affection after another. What the pros call deferred maintenance items are stacked to the ceiling. That’s not even countin’ the honey-do’s. If you’ve got the money,...

  • Kent Carter: From Black Sunday to the Dinner Table

    Richard Mize | Updated: Thu, Apr 30, 2015

    Kent Carter, a mortgage banker, went to the Oklahoma Panhandle the other day and came back inspired. Carter, vice president of the community bank division of First Mortgage Co. in Norman, wrote: Richard, Please find enclosed an article I wrote based on a recent visit to the Panhandle.  As...

  • Richard Mize: A primer on 'Sovereign Citizens'

    Richard Mize | Published: Thu, Apr 30, 2015

    Like you, probably, all I know about so-called “Sovereign Citizens” is what I’ve read about how they muck up legal proceedings. The cases I’ve seen had to do with bogus defenses against criminal charges, because those are the cases that make the news. But they try to twist real estate law and...

  • Richard Mize: Sneak peek at Parade of Homes Spring Festival

    Richard Mize | Published: Tue, Apr 28, 2015

    EDMOND — Can’t blame them for taking a load off and tanking up on grilled chicken, fresh fruit and refreshing adult beverages at 701 Northern Dancer Drive Tuesday evening. The Parade of Homes Spring Festival, in three days and counting, is work before it’s play — and Rick Gotcher of STK Homes...

  • Richard Mize: Sneak peek of Symphony Show House

    Richard Mize | Updated: Tue, Apr 28, 2015

    Two words: vodka cellar. Or maybe vodka closet. In any case: Lotsa vodka — lotsa cool-looking bottles of vodka, artfully arrayed with LED lighting and mirrors  in their own alcove-that-once-was-a-closet off the media-room-that once-was-a-bedroom. Designer Travis Neely was aiming for a head...

  • Richard Mize: Consumer watchdog is all ears

    Richard Mize | Published: Fri, Apr 24, 2015

    My column, below, plus information on the Parade of Homes Spring Festival, and Marni Jameson’s usual quirky writing, in The Oklahoman‘s Saturday real estate section! –rm Consumer watchdog is all ears The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is just asking for trouble — yours. The watchdog agency...

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Real estate editor Richard Mize has edited The Oklahoman's weekly residential real estate section and covered housing, commercial real estate, construction, development, finance and related business since 1999.