McKinney’s Craig Ranch Has It All

By Jeff Cheney | On

McKinney’s Craig Ranch is not only a nationally acclaimed master-planned community, but it is one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in all of North Texas. Boasting stunning green vistas and providing residents with a luxurious yet comfortable lifestyle, it is easy to see why this community is so popular. Located just minutes from the bustling corporate headquarters of many of the area’s top businesses and a short drive from DFW International Airport, shopping, dining, arts and cultural events, you will find no shortage of things to keep you busy when living in Craig Ranch. For many, McKinney is a no-brainer choice when it comes to finding a place to live that is not only centrally located, but has all the amenities you could ever want. From the state-of-the-art Cooper Fitness Center to the more than 400 acres of sprawling green vistas featuring an extensive trail system and the five-star TPC golf course, you will find everything you could ever imagine within Craig Ranch.

Are you looking for a neighborhood that is both family-friendly and amenity-driven? If you are, Craig Ranch is an excellent choice. Here at The Cheney Group, we have been keeping a close eye on all the new home construction within this community, as well as the latest happenings in the area. You will find homes from such well-reputed builders as Landon Homes, Beazer Homes, Ashton Woods, Darling Homes, and more. The eclectic blend of builders allows potential homeowners to be selective and go with a model and architectural style that best fits their needs. If you would like to see what homes are available within Craig Ranch, please do not hesitate to contact The Cheney Group today.


What’s New?

It seems as though there is always something to talk about when it comes to Craig Ranch. This community has long been viewed as one of the most innovative, imaginative, and all-encompassing new urban developments in North Texas and the entire nation. Here is a look at a few of the latest announcements regarding what’s new in Craig Ranch:

  • Moviehouse and Eatery – In April it was announced that Craig Ranch would be getting a new cinema and restaurant. Planned near the northeast corner of Custer Road and State Highway 121, the 40,000 square foot theater and dining chain should feature 10 screens and is scheduled to open in the Spring of 2016.
  • Commercial Epicenter – Within the first six months of 2015, Craig Ranch completed more than $132 million worth of deals totaling 58 acres of land to be used for commercial and residential development. These deals will bring more residents into Craig Ranch, with neighborhood developments expecting an additional 20,000 people to move into the area within the next five years.
  • New Retail Development – At the start of 2015, it was announced that an affiliate of Dallas-based Encore Enterprises Inc. acquired a 20-acre piece of land to be used for a new retail development within Craig Ranch, which will be called Marketplace at Craig Ranch.

These are just a couple of the new developments coming to Craig Ranch, all of which will contribute to the overall lifestyle of the luxurious neighborhood. If you would like to learn more about what is coming to Craig Ranch or what home sites are available within the McKinney master-planned community, please do not hesitate to contact The Cheney Group.