Collin county real estate news

McKinney Ranks At Top of Best Places for First-Time Buyers

By Candy's Dirt / July 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

From staff reports Nearly 40 percent of 2018’s single-family home purchases were made by first-time buyers — with some places being more friendly to those new to the market than others. McKinney ranked 10th among 300 cities WalletHub looked at in regards to how amenable they were for first-time buyers. The Collin County town ranked 160th […]

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Christie Ranch Home Right In the Thick of Frisco Halloween Central

By Bethany Erickson / October 25, 2018 / 0 Comments

Full confession — we asked our readers to give us the skinny on some of the best neighborhoods and communities that really embrace the whole trick-or-treat, neighborly fun of Halloween. And one reader not only pointed us to the Christie Ranch and Grayhawk neighborhoods, but then pointed out a great house — a house perfect for […]

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Monday Morning Millionaire: Haute Allen Home Has Custom Everything Inside and Out

By Joanna England / April 27, 2015 / 3 Comments

Yes, it’s in the suburbs, just north in Collin County, but this beautiful home has some serious appeal for those who want great schools, fantastic shopping, and tons of amenities. It’s another fabulous Allen listing from Cathy Browne, and you won’t believe what is inside those amazing iron doors. Clad in brick and cast stone, […]

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Craig Ranch Enters Build-Out Phase with Thousands of New Houses, Apartments

By Leah Shafer / February 2, 2015 / 0 Comments

Developer David Craig was in the right place at the right time when he bought the first tracts of land for Craig Ranch 15 years ago, north of State Highway 121 in McKinney. With northward expansion of the population and careful planning by Craig for the mixed-use development, the 2,200-acre planned community has been hugely […]

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Talking Dallas Real Estate With Ron Corning on Daybreak Friday Morning. Or Why Dallas is Becoming Hip Pocket City?

By Candy Evans / March 15, 2012 / 0 Comments

Update 11:08 p.m.: Here’s Steve Brown’s take on the shrinking Dallas real estate market. If you don’t want to read it, he’s basically saying what I said: fewer bargains, less inventory, and we may be inching towards a seller’s market! I am so excited to be on Daybreak with that precious Ron Corning, who, as it […]

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