Archive for the 'Market Watch' Category


Understanding Your Mortgage: The Terms and Lingo You Need to Know

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

When you’re a first-time homebuyer, there are a lot of things you have to learn to be able to successfully purchase your first home. To help you be as knowledgeable of a homebuyer as possible, Craig Ranch in McKinney, TX is going to explain the common terms used when dealing with a home loan mortgage.

5 Trends Impacting the Housing Market in 2017

Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Every year Buda, Texas, the unlikely Wiener Dog Capital of the Lone Star State, puts on their annual County Fair and Wiener Dog Races! This will be their 20th year and our master-planned community is a sponsor this year! Here are some of the things you can expect from this family fun event.

Craig Ranch: Located in One of the Fastest Growing Cities in the Nation

Friday, August 15th, 2014

McKinney, Texas is one of the fastest growing areas in the United States. With its wonderful amenities and beautiful new homes, McKinney is an attractive choice for many new homeowners. To highlight the advantages of purchasing a home in McKinney, here is a look at the recent growth in the area. Increasing Population in Texas [...]

4 Reasons Craig Ranch is Perfect for Families

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Craig Ranch is the perfect place for growing families looking for an active lifestyle. If you are looking for more space than a patio or townhome, we invite you to view one of Craig Ranch’s spacious single family homes. Combine luxury living with family friendly amenities, and what is not to love about your new [...]

Craig Ranch is Family Friendly Living

Monday, February 20th, 2012

Building a new home in Allen, TX with Craig Ranch means you will enjoy all the great amenities, conveniences and perks of a location designed with families in mind. Craig Ranch offers families more than a home in a nice neighborhood. Craig Ranch actually creates a lifestyle of luxury for everyone in the family to [...]

5 Reasons to Build with Highland Homes at Craig Ranch

Monday, December 26th, 2011

Craig Ranch is proud to announce that Highland Homes will build new homes in The Villas at Craig Ranch. The People’s Choice Home Builder of the Year purchased 51 lots and is currently taking pre-sales for new homes in McKinney at Craig Ranch. Here are five reasons you will love living in your new home [...]

7 Great Location Benefits of Craig Ranch

Friday, November 18th, 2011

83 percent of new home buyers today believe that now is a better time to buy a new home in McKinney, TX than the previous year, according to a Residential Strategies survey. New home buyers are also looking for homes in a great location convenient to all of their favorite amenities. New homes in Craig [...]

Green with Pride

Monday, November 7th, 2011

It’s great from an aesthetic perspective to have green space in a master-planned community, but why else is it important? Green spaces and parks encourage contact with the natural world, as well as promote exercise and a healthy living lifestyle.  It makes our communities attractive and livable.  But they can also have economic benefits.  They [...]

connect online

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

What practices nurture meaningful interactions and engagement online?  Here are a few ideas: Be yourself.  Avoid sounding like a faceless corporate entity. Show vulnerability. Show your passion. Be a connector, shine a spotlight on your social network friends, introduce people if you think they should meet. Interview your social network friends for your blog or [...]

People’s Choice Builder of the Year Highland Homes Comes to Craig Ranch

Friday, October 28th, 2011

(McKinney, TX)  Craig Ranch announced today that Highland Homes, the People’s Choice Builder of the Year, (www.highlandhomes.com) has purchased 51 lots in the upscale, master-planned community of The Villas at Craig Ranch.  With prices starting in the upper $300s, the Dallas-based, privately owned new home builder is featuring floor plans ranging in size from 2,800 [...]