Historic McKinney Home Waiting to Add New Buyer’s Story

By Bethany Erickson / April 28, 2019 / 1 Comment

To say the W.D. Smith home in McKinney, built in 1902, has been around for a great deal of North Texas history is an understatement — from its early beginnings as a farmhouse to its life as an abode for an alleged bootlegger and later as home to a McKinney mayor, the quintessential Victorian farmhouse […]

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Honolulu, New York, McKinney? Multifamily Property Trucks Into Listing

By Contributor / March 19, 2019 / 0 Comments

From staff reports It’s not often that a McKinney multifamily property finds itself in a “best of” list that includes properties in places like Honolulu, New York, Washington D.C., and Seattle. But that was exactly what happened last week when the Parkside at Craig Ranch in McKinney was one of 10 award-winning projects Multifamily Executive […]

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A In-Depth Look at McKinney’s New Affordable Shipping Container Homes Neighborhood

By Shelby Skrhak / September 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

Repurposing shipping containers into buildings, so-called cargotecture, isn’t a brand new concept, but it’s groundbreaking for Habitat for Humanity of Collin County, which hopes to build 35 affordable homes in Cotton Groves, the nation’s first residential neighborhood built entirely from upcycled steel containers. Habitat affiliates in Kentucky, Louisiana, and Ohio have explored building affordable housing from […]

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McKinney In Running for $150K Grant to Improve MPAC

By Bethany Erickson / October 30, 2017 / 0 Comments

McKinney officials have been lobbying for a few weeks now, but time is dwindling to increase their odds of winning a $150,000 grant that will be awarded based on daily votes by the public. But if you want to vote and haven’t, you only have two sleeps to get it done — the contest wraps […]

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McKinney Family Left With Half a Roof After Mistake

By Bethany Erickson / May 5, 2017 / 0 Comments
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The Greener family got a rude awakening Thursday morning — literally. They were sound asleep when they heard someone on the roof of their McKinney home. Now, they weren’t frightened — they had begun work on getting a new roof thanks to a recent storm that pelted their neighborhood with hail — but they were […]

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M/I Homes Opens New Model in McKinney’s Park Ridge Thursday

By Joanna England / January 4, 2016 / 1 Comment

If you’re like most Realtors and other real estate professionals in Dallas-Fort Worth, chances are you’ve been working straight through the winter break. And if that’s the case, you probably are ready to see something new and give your eyes, brain, and business a little reset. There’s no better opportunity to meet and greet and […]

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