Archive for the 'Low Maintenance Living' Category


What Makes Craig Ranch Perfect for Empty Nesters?

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

With the convenience, active lifestyle and many other benefits offered at Craig Ranch in McKinney, TX, empty nesters will find that Craig Ranch is the perfect master-planned community for the lifestyle they are looking for.

17 Green Presents: Advantages of a Low Maintenance Home

Friday, February 27th, 2015

Life can get hectic in the blink of an eye, and while a beautiful yard can be a wonderful part of your home, all that upkeep can be taxing. 17 Green at Craig Ranch combines the feeling of a beautiful, lush yard with the easy upkeep that serves on-the-go families, the avid traveler or the [...]

Craig Ranch McKinney: Welcome to the Neighborhood of Nature

Monday, December 1st, 2014

The wonder of nature can fill us with joy at any age – whether we’re 8 or 80. Gazing at a bird soaring over a field. Stealing a look at a rabbit slowly munching its way across the grass. Watching leaves stir in the breeze. That’s why more and more research points to a daily [...]

Craig Ranch Homes Suited for All Lifestyles and Generations

Monday, June 30th, 2014

The neighborhoods in Craig Ranch were created to suit the lifestyles of all kinds of families. If you are a family looking for a larger multigenerational home, a growing family looking for a starter home, or empty nesters downsizing to a smaller home, there is a home at Craig Ranch perfect for you. Your home [...]

Have (Golf) Cart, Will Travel

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

Is there anything that can make your evening and weekend meals easier than this: Step out your back door, hop on your golf cart, and cruise over to the club at TPC Craig Ranch for a bite. While you’re out and about, take that club car over to Cooper Fitness Center at Craig Ranch for [...]

What Makes Your McKinney, Texas Home a Retreat?

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

We know you’ve heard this question before: “What makes a house a home?” But now we’re asking, “What makes a home a retreat?” New home construction and remodeling trends in the past year have focused on creating serene spaces while supporting simpler living and convenience. Take the master suite. Designs have gone far beyond his-and-her [...]

Lock-and-Leave: A McKinney Lifestyle That Clicks

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

It’s Sunday evening, and you’re strolling home after an early supper with your grandchildren. That gives you plenty of time to finish packing for tomorrow morning’s flight – the mini-vacation you threw together at the last minute. The car comes at 8 and the flight leaves at 10; thankfully, you’re just minutes from the airport. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Craig Ranch Community Spotlight: K. Hovnanian Homes in The Villas at Craig Ranch

Friday, February 14th, 2014

This may be your last chance to buy a brand new home built by K. Hovnanian Homes in the Villas at Craig Ranch. There are just a few of these low maintenance, luxury style patio homes left in the Craig Ranch community. If you’re in the market for a new home in McKinney, Texas, you [...]