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How Energy Efficient Homes in McKinney, TX Can Reduce Your Energy Bill

February 26, 2014 10:51 am Published by Leave your thoughts

When shopping for energy efficient homes in McKinney, TX, you’ll find that the newest homes provide the most energy savings. That’s because new home builders like Landon Homes incorporate energy-efficient building methods as well as Energy Star rated appliances in every home they build. Energy Star rated products are more efficient than their non-rated counterparts,... Read More »

Outdoor Lighting Tips for Your New Home in Plano

June 14, 2013 9:17 am Published by Leave your thoughts

When buying a new home in Plano, most of the attention naturally focuses on decorating the inside of the house. But don’t forget the outside, especially if you enjoy entertaining. Lighting is an important component for setting the right atmosphere, whether relaxing or hosting a big get-together for family and friends. Here are a few... Read More »

Common Mistakes to Avoid when Selling Your Home

May 31, 2013 12:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Do you have a home for sale in McKinney TX? This area is a popular location, and if you can avoid making the following seller mistakes, you should find a qualified buyer without too much trouble.   Mistake #1 – Getting Emotional Selling your home can be a time-consuming and emotionally challenging experience, especially if... Read More »

Frisco named one of America’s Friendliest Towns in new survey

December 20, 2012 10:57 am Published by Leave your thoughts

By Valerie Wigglesworth/Reporter Frisco’s neighborly hometown feel is getting a boost from a new national survey out this week. Frisco has been ranked one of America’s Friendliest Towns in the survey by the San Francisco-based social network Nextdoor.com and Forbes magazine. Frisco finished sixth among the 25 cities selected for the honor. Frisco is the only... Read More »

Texas bucks national unemployment trend

July 28, 2011 2:18 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

By Paul Davidson, USA TODAY Finding work may not be quite that simple, but it sure seems that way. While the nation’s job growth has limped along since the economic recovery began two years ago, the Lone Star State is enlarging payrolls in Texas-size fashion. From June 2009 to June 2011 the state added 262,000... Read More »

Green Spring Cleaning

March 23, 2011 3:34 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Spring is an excellent time of year to look at homes for sale in North Dallas, TX, especially if you have children in school. With luck, you can find a home and close on its purchase by the end of the school year, so you can move in over the summer. Spring is also the... Read More »

Color My World, Color My New Home

September 14, 2010 6:59 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Did you know that the state of the economy can dictate the colors and furnishing styles you see in a new model home? During an economic slowdown, consumers often become more conservative when decorating. For instance, the design trend for the fall is toward simple, modern lines in furniture and less cluttered interiors. However, despite... Read More »

Building a Green Home in North Dallas

January 16, 2010 12:41 am Published by 1 Comment

Everybody talks about the importance of “going green” these days. And homebuilders are no different. A lot of them tout their homes as being green, but are they really?  Some companies may exaggerate or even mislead consumers when making environmental claims. For example, a foam insulation company had advertised that it did not use CFC’s.... Read More »

Landon Homes Celebrates New Models, Great Schools and the Best Energy Efficient Home Around

January 12, 2010 2:18 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Landon Homes is celebrating the opening of two beautiful model homes in our impressive masterplanned community The Villages at Lakeview. The Lakeview location now features three beautiful models to view and homes priced from the $160’s to the $350’s. The Villages at Lakeview offer some of the best values in the Frisco Independent School District.... Read More »

Expanded Tax Credit Gives You More Buying Power

January 8, 2010 7:35 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’ve been thinking about buying a new home, stop thinking, and start acting.  Right now is a perfect time to buy – with interest rates near record lows and the federal government offering tax credits.  But don’t wait too long!  The $8,000 tax credit for first-time home buyers, and the $6,500 tax credit for... Read More »