What $500k Will Get You for a Brand New House in the Suburbs

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A friend of mine once crudely, “I’d rather buy a brand new house because I want to be the first person to use that toilet.” That’s one way to look at new construction homes.

I’m sure your reason is different for wanting a new construction home, right? For this week’s Suburb Sunday, we rounded up three brand new construction homes priced at $500,000 in Prosper, Frisco, and Lantana. Here’s a look at what 500G’s will buy you in the suburbs.

3020 Clearwater Drive in Prosper

  • Address: 3020 Clearwater Drive, Prosper
  • 5 bedrooms, 4 bath
  • 3,716 square feet
  • $500,000
  • Listed by Ben Caballero with HomesUSA.com

“Ashton Woods home in Prosper ISD only 14 miles from Legacy West and just minutes from Highway 380 and the Dallas North Tollway. Brick and stone exterior, extended backyard patio and a 3-car garage! Hardwood flooring open staircase railing, secondary bedroom on the first floor with full bath. Formal dining room with butler’s pantry. The kitchen is open to the breakfast area and the family room includes Maestro Quartz counters, pot pan drawers, stacked cabinetry, a pull-out wastebasket. Master includes a vaulted ceiling, his-and-her vanities, a tub, shower, and walk-in closet. Three bedrooms two bathrooms are upstairs with game and media rooms.”

See more photos of this Prosper home on the listing.

1705 Briscoe Drive in Lantana

  • Address: 1705 Briscoe Drive, Lantana
  • 4 bedrooms, 4 baths
  • 3,222 square feet
  • $500,048
  • Listed by Ben Caballero with HomesUSA.com

“As you enter this MHI Coventry home, you are welcomed by a soaring ceiling that is sure to impress. You will be in awe of the wood entry. A spacious study perfect for a remote office. There is a Guest bedroom and bath on the first floor. The kitchen is equipped with 52-inch cabinets, soft close door hinges & drawer glides, a large island, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, tile backsplash & a butler’s pantry. The oversized family room boasts an abundance of windows allowing in natural light. The upstairs game room & media room are perfect for entertaining. The covered patio is perfect for hosting a cookout.”

See more photos of this Lantana home on the listing.

16344 Barton Creek in Frisco

  • Address: 16344 Barton Creek, Frisco
  • 5 bedrooms, 5 baths
  • 4,200 square feet
  • Listed by Wendall Miller with Lennar Fort Worth

“The Freedom’s five-bedroom, 4.5-bath design highlights The Home Within a Home, ideal for multi-generational living. Just inside the soaring entryway, a private suite provides its own living room, kitchenette, bedroom, and bath. Beyond the formal dining room, which can be an optional study, the family room, with a fireplace, features high ceilings and a wall of windows looking out onto the covered patio with a fireplace option. The island kitchen offers GE stainless steel appliances and granite countertops, while the master suite’s bath includes his-and-hers vanities and separate tub and shower.”

See more photos of this Frisco home on the listing.

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Shelby Skrhak

Shelby is Associate Editor of CandysDirt.com, where she focuses on sponsored content, estate sales, and suburbs. She's a journalist and podcaster turned full-time freelance writer based in Plano. She comes to CandysDirt.com after running digital content and social media at SUCCESS magazine. She's a Lake Highlands native and graduate of UT-Dallas.

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