Landon Homes Blog

Dallas Ranks among Top 10 Cities with Biggest Home Building Gains!

If you’re in the market for a new home in Dallas TX, builders like Landon Homes are constructing houses at a brisk pace in communities like Little Elm and McKinney. Online residential real estate site Trulia reviewed Census Bureau data for the first half of 2014 and determined that Dallas is among the top 10… Read More »


Fun Facts You Might Not Know about Little Elm TX

Have you been looking at new homes for sale in Little Elm? This scenic community, located along the banks of Lake Lewisville, boasts a small-town charm and lakeside character that appeals to newcomers and long-time residents alike. The town hosts several annual events like the July Jubilee and ER Centers of America Autumn Fest, a… Read More »


Richwoods Crossing: Labor Day Party Ideas!

Will this be your first September at Richwood Crossing in Frisco TX? If you recently purchased a new home, this is a time to celebrate! With Labor Day approaching, use the occasion to host a party for family and friends. Here are a few ideas to create a memorable celebration for all to enjoy: Theme… Read More »


John Landon Homes Supports Buying Local!

At John Landon Homes, we’re committed to building homes that respect both the environment and your budget. We incorporate green building techniques and materials in every home we build in Little Elm, Frisco, McKinney and Plano. Because the environment is so important to us, it’s why we support buying from local farms, and encourage our… Read More »


How to Find Out Your Decorating Style!

One of the challenges that goes through a home buyer’s mind while looking at new homes in Plano TX, is how to decorate their new home once they purchase it. The problem for many people is that they’ve grown up watching complete home redecorations take place during a 30-minute television show. Combined with the overwhelming… Read More »


7 Ways to Keep New Homes in McKinney TX Cool without A/C

There’s one good thing you can say about air conditioning. It sure helps people deal with the Texas heat. There’s just one problem. Cooling bills can get expensive, especially when the thermometer goes over 100. There are several ways you can keep new homes in McKinney TX cool without setting your A/C on full blast…. Read More »


Community Overview: Preserve at Lonestar Ranch

Are you looking at master planned communities in Frisco TX? Landon Homes offers buyers affordable new homes that are both beautiful and eco-friendly in the community of Preserve at Lonestar Ranch. Located in southwest Frisco, Lonestar Ranch is an amazing place to live and raise a family. The Amenity Center at Lonestar Ranch offers a… Read More »


5 Financial Reasons to Look at Homes for Sale in Frisco TX

If you’re unsure whether to buy one of the available homes for sale in Frisco TX, a report from Harvard University may help you make the decision. Eric Belsky, Managing Director of the university’s Joint Center of Housing Studies, revealed five financial reasons why people should consider buying a home in his paper entitled, “The… Read More »


How to Celebrate the 4th of July in Plano, TX

Have you moved into one of the new homes in Plano TX recently?With the 4th of July coming up, you might want to celebrate your new home and our country’s independence by hosting a cookout for friends and family. Here are a few tips for throwing a successful summertime bash: The secret to a successful… Read More »


How Father’s Day Got Started

Thinking about buying one of the new homes in Frisco TX this summer? Don’t forget to set aside some time to honor your dad when Father’s Day comes around. It’s too bad that this holiday has become an excuse for retailers to hawk power tools and chili pepper neckties. The holiday was intended to be… Read More »