Landon Homes Blog

What to Do First When You Move Into Your New McKinney Home

Looking at McKinney TX homes for sale can be a lot of fun. As you look at different models, and picture your family in each one, excitement tends to build as you look forward to starting a new chapter in your life. Once you buy a new home, some of that excitement may wear off… Read More »


Picking the Right Floor Plan for Your New Plano Home

It’s not unusual for buyers of a new home for sale in Plano to realize after moving in that the floor plan just doesn’t work for their family. The reason is that many homeowners make one or more common mistakes when deciding on the best floor plan to fit their needs. If you’re planning to… Read More »


Tips on Buying a New Home in a Hot Market

  Anyone who has spent time looking at homes for sale in Frisco TX recently has probably discovered that it’s pretty challenging to find that perfect house and the competition among buyers is fierce. Buyers are closing on deals in a few hours, instead of the days it would take in a normal market. One… Read More »


Fashionable Paint Colors for Your Little Elm TX Home

When you buy one of the new homes in Little Elm TX, you’ll have to make a variety of design decisions including what color to paint the walls. Once you’ve settled into your new home, you may want to shake things up by adding some fashion-forward colors to a few key rooms, such as the… Read More »


Community Profile: Fairways at Craig Ranch

Are you searching for a community that will allow you and your family to pursue an active, healthy lifestyle? If the answer is “yes,” you should look at the new homes in McKinney TX for sale at Craig Ranch. Landon Homes offers beautiful, energy efficient homes in the Fairways section of this master planned community…. Read More »


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 »