Archive for May, 2014

Craig Ranch Community Spotlight: Parkside at Craig Ranch

Friday, May 30th, 2014

Telltale signs that a community is thriving are its state-of-the-art amenities, sold lots, homes under construction and new offerings. Craig Ranch has all of the above with our newest offering being Parkside at Craig Ranch, the luxury apartment neighborhood in Craig Ranch in McKinney. These are no ordinary apartments. At Parkside, you will find high [...]

McKinney Named One of the Best Places for Homeownership

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

McKinney, Texas as well as Craig Ranch has been given much recognition for being a wonderful place to live. Due to its affordability, accessibility and amenities, McKinney tops list after list of the best places to reside in Texas. A new title recently given to McKinney is “Best Place for Homeownership in Texas.” This recognition [...]

Green Space = Great Health, Good Attitude

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

When your view is of green space – and you can submerge yourself in a little bit of nature whenever you want to – your health and well-being improve, according to two recent studies on the connection between green space and mood. Look out your window. What do you see? “In areas where 90 percent [...]

Neighborhood Walking Trails Top Homebuyer Checklists

Friday, May 16th, 2014

It’s pretty amazing to be able to say you live in the neighborhood of the future yet it seems as though, when it comes to walking trails, that’s exactly what Craig Ranch is. The Urban Land Institute recently asked four developers from around the world how they’re responding to demands for walking (and biking) friendly [...]

Craig Ranch Awarded Master Planned Community of the Year and Best Internet Media Campaign

Friday, May 9th, 2014

Craig Ranch received the highest award for a master-planned community at this year’s McSam Awards. The McSam Awards program was established in l979 to recognize outstanding achievement in residential home design, marketing and sales as well as recognizing exceptional communities created by some of the finest developers in the country. McSam stands for Maximum Creativity [...]

What’s It Like to Live in the Healthiest City in Texas?

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

While McKinney continues to garner accolades as one of the Healthiest Cities in Texas (and is vying for a Healthiest City in the U.S. ranking), the community of Craig Ranch has a commitment to take it a little further. This neighborhood houses eight freestanding fitness and recreation facilities, plus six parks and a connection to [...]