Allen is a great place to call home. It has been named among the country’s 10 Best Towns for Families, Best Cities for Young Families, and Best Places to Live. See all our awards and accolades. Allen is known for it’s nationally-recognized schools, especially Allen High School and it’s $60 million dollow football stadium. Allen has 1,000+ acres of parks and trails and an award-winning public library. Allen ranked #2 in the nation and #1 in Texas in the list of Best Cities for Young Families published by ApartmentList.com.
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Twin Creeks has approximately 2,200 homes and still growing. Our residents enjoy the use of two swimming pools, tennis courts, numerous parks, playgrounds, natural areas, and miles of hike – bike trails. Homes in our community range from moderately priced town homes and single family residences to the gated community of Wimberley that feature “estate” luxury homes. Our Association prides itself on maintaining consistent architectural controls, beautiful landscaping as well as a friendly, responsive, professional management team that carries out the day-to-day operations.
Gated: Yes (Wimberley Place)
At StarCreek, you can enjoy the best of all possible worlds. A prestigious masterplanned community, a host of exclusive private amenities set among a spacious wooded setting – and every conceivable convenience nearby. Combine that with award-winning builders and one of the finest school districts in Texas and we know you’ll agree that StarCreek is the shining star of Collin County!
Situated in the rapidly growing Stacy Road corridor of Allen, Texas, Shaddock Park starts with a great location and gets better from there. Builders bring their finest floor plans to this wonderful new community with oversized Plats. Homes feature open floor plans with soaring ceilings, dramatic fireplaces, winding staircases, porte cochère motor court areas and gourmet kitchens. Interior finish-out is at its best in these unique homes including granite countertops, custom cabinetry and hardwood flooring.
Overall, Shaddock Park has an elegant, yet welcoming feel with some cul-de-sac and treed greenbelt locations available. There is an inviting park area within the community that offers walking trails and a bike trail. This prestigious neighborhood is minutes from major shopping destinations, restaurants, cultural events and three local hospitals. It is also a part of the recognized and highly acclaimed Allen Independent School District.
Just 23 miles north of Dallas, Allen offers residents easy access to DFW while giving them plenty of reasons to enjoy Allen itself. This culturally rich community boasts a wonderful symphony orchestra, excellent shopping with the Allen Premium Outlet Mall and many exceptional restaurants. Families also appreciate the exemplary schools that are part of Allen Independent School district. This progressive school system is known for attracting first-rate teachers and administrators. A new city library with community services adds to the progressive sprit of the area.
Montgomery Farm is a place for those who wish to live in harmony with nature. Defined by its conservation-focused designs and wide open spaces, this dynamic community borders the vibrant cities of Plano and Allen, north of Dallas. Here, thoughtfully planned greenways and trails connect residents to school, work, shopping, recreation, and each other. Situated upon 500 acres of pristine prairie and forest land, Montgomery Farm is truly a model for the environmentally-conscious community of the 21st century. Our goal is the creation of a non-polluting, energy-efficient, and sustainable community whose residents live and work in a place of unspoiled beauty.