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Best Places to Buy a New Home in Texas

Looking at homes in Frisco TX, Plano or McKinney to buy? Each community is unique, but they all share one thing in common. NerdWallet has determined that these three cities are among the top ten best places to live in Texas, ranking Frisco #3, McKInney #5 and Plano #7. NerdWallet studied the 50 most populous… Read More »


5 Ways to Decorate the Staircase in Your New McKinney Home

Thinking about buying one of the two-story new homes for sale in McKinney TX? Buying a home with two floors offers home buyers more space for the money, bigger bedrooms and closets and a bigger backyard. Having a staircase in your home also presents a unique decorating opportunity. Here are a few ideas on how… Read More »


Spotlight on 3140 Lakemont

When you’re looking at new homes in Little Elm TX to buy, one neighborhood in the area stands out when it comes to offering affordable homes and outstanding amenities. That neighborhood is The Reserve at Lakeview. Located just east of Lake Lewisville, this master-planned community is perfect for families. Residents enjoy the use of four… Read More »


Outdoor Entertaining Ideas for Your New Frisco Home

When you buy one of the Frisco homes for sale in a community like Richwoods Hollow, one of the things you may want do after moving into your new home is entertain family and friends. Sometimes you’ll want to have everybody inside, but when the weather is nice, it’s great to entertain outdoors. Here are… Read More »


How to Organize Your Child’s Things

Do you ever feel inundated with your children’s stuff? Between toys, clothes, school papers and “treasures,” it can be challenging to keep all of their things organized. Buying one of the homes for sale in McKinney TX presents with you with a perfect opportunity to organize your kids’ things. Here are some tips on how… Read More »


Landon’s Expansive Stonebridge Collection Design

Landon Homes, one of the premier Texas home builders, is proud to introduce a beautiful new expansive floor plan that’s perfect for families. The Stonebridge Collection is part of the John R. Landon Executive Series of luxury homes, and features a two-story design with four bedrooms, 3-1/2 baths, study, and two-car garage. The first floor… Read More »


7 Creative Ways to Fill a Blank Wall of Your New Plano Home

Many design decisions have to be made when you purchase one of the new homes for sale in Plano. You have to determine what color to paint the walls, what cabinets to install, what lighting to use, etc. Then, you have to decide what furniture goes where. Finally, it will be time to focus on… Read More »


Frisco Ranks among Top Ten Busiest U.S. Submarkets

Apartment construction is surging in the Dallas metro area. The Property Management Insider website ranked the Frisco/Prosper submarket 6th among the nation’s 10 busiest submarkets for construction. But all of this supply hasn’t made a dent in rent prices. Quite the opposite. Rent prices have been steadily increasing in the area. In most cases, it’s… Read More »


6 Ways to Give Your Patio a Spring Makeover

Spring is a popular time of year for homeowners to do some major housework. Once you finish necessary chores like cleaning your baseboards, appliances and cabinets, you can turn your attention outside. New homes in McKinney TX, like the ones at Fairways at Craig Ranch, include a covered patio that’s perfect for entertaining guests. Here… Read More »


Final Opportunities in The Reserve at Lakeview

Are you interested in buying one of the new homes for sale in Little Elm at the Reserve at Lakeview? If so, don’t wait long, or you may miss out on a golden opportunity to enjoy lake view living at its best. There are only about 20 oversize home sites left in this beautiful master-planned… Read More »