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MISD Schools Earn National Healthy Schools Awards

October 19, 2017 5:41 pm Published by Comments Off on MISD Schools Earn National Healthy Schools Awards

Creating healthy communities begins early in life. The habits that children develop when they’re young will have lasting benefits on their well-being. Healthy schools are becoming a sought-after feature for families looking at new homes for sale. In McKinney TX, local schools are creating healthy lifestyles for students and administrators, and many are now being... Read More »


Aramark Opens New Processing Facility in McKinney

March 31, 2017 1:52 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Families frequently buy homes for sale in McKinney TX because of the city’s well-deserved reputation for affordable housing, arts and culture, schools, and a robust economy. During the last decade, Money Magazine has ranked McKinney three times in its top 10 list of best places to live in the country. The publication’s editors have noted... Read More »


How to Add More Storage to Your New Home

February 15, 2017 7:39 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Many of the new homes in McKinney TX feature walk-in closets which offer more storage than a standard closet, and give you more space to organize your clothes, shoes and accessories. However, some home buyers find they still need to maximize their space to hold all of their belongings. If you’re in that position, here... Read More »


October Events in McKinney TX for Families

October 11, 2015 7:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

McKinney TX hosts a number of family-friendly events throughout the year. Here is a sampling of some of the fun things your family can do during the month of October: Scare on the Square – Hundreds of trick-or-treaters descend on historic downtown McKinney for this annual Halloween event. Main Street is closed off so young... Read More »


How to Organize Your Child’s Things

June 19, 2015 8:33 am Published by Leave your thoughts

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 »


6 Ways to Give Your Patio a Spring Makeover

May 18, 2015 2:48 pm Published by 1 Comment

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 »


Community Spotlight: Shiloh Lakes

October 17, 2014 1:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Landon Homes is proud to be offering luxury green new homes in McKinney TX in the family friendly community of Shiloh Lakes. Located just north of Virginia Parkway off Custer Road, Shiloh Lakes has some of the largest homesites in McKinney. In fact, 60 percent of Landon’s lots are oversized, big enough to accommodate a... Read More »


Collin County Farmers Market Opens in Plano

April 9, 2014 3:47 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re moving into one of the new homes in Plano TX and want to find fresh, local produce, head to the Fairview Farms Marketplace, starting April 19. That’s the day when the Collin County Farmers Market reopens for business.  Between April and October, you’ll find dozens of vendors selling locally-grown produce, meats, eggs, and... Read More »


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 »


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 »


Declutter Your Garage

March 14, 2011 9:24 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

When you’re looking at McKinney, TX homes for sale, one feature that is important to note is the size of the home’s garage.  If you and your spouse both have cars, then a two-car garage is probably a necessity.  Home builders today are even including three-car garages to accommodate the homeowners’ vehicles, other recreational vehicles,... Read More »


How to Cure the Winter Blues

January 26, 2011 12:30 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Cold weather got you down? Don’t worry. There is a way to get out of that funk.  You can eat more fruits and vegetables. Go see a funny movie. Or paint away the winter blues by adding a burst of color to a room in your new home. Before you head to your local paint... Read More »