Photo: Legacy West

Photo: Legacy West

Scott Felder Homes has been trying to get its $100 million single-family project at Legacy West off the ground since October, but it took Republic Property Group‘s help to get it done. The Dallas-based developer just closed on the 12-acre property that will accommodate 127 new homes ranging from 1,900 to 3,600 square feet, complete with rooftop decks to view the nearby $2 billion mixed-use development that just attracted JPMorgan Chase, Fannie Mae, FedEx, and myriad others.

It’s the latest in a growing list of projects slated for the Plano hub, and it surely won’t be the last. In fact, Legacy West and Plano are so hot they are practically scalding. Who would have thought that, after years of chasing the tails of Frisco, McKinney, and Allen, that Plano would see such a robust rebirth?

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