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Plano, Texas

Plano, Texas

Plano, Texas

Plano is a city that stands out in many arenas. Among the honors which have been bestowed on Plano are: Best Place to Live in the Western US (Money Magazine, 2005), Wealthiest Large City in America (2000 Census), Safest City with a Population over 250,000 (Forbes, 2008), and Most Tech Friendly City in America (Men’s Health, 2011). Plano is home to corporate headquarters for a number of major American companies such as Frito-Lay, J.C. Penney, Dell, Dr Pepper, and HP. Plano is home to two campuses of Collin College as well as a branch of SMU.

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City of Plano Information
Today Plano boasts a population of 260,000 residents and is the ninth largest city in Texas. A great place to live, Plano recently ranked as the safest city in the United States with a population more than 250,000, according to a study by Forbes magazine. Since 2000, Plano has added 37,811 residents to its roles. During the same period, Collin County has grown 59% to a population of 782,341.

Located 19 miles north of Dallas in north central Texas, Plano is home to four Fortune 1000 organizations: JCPenney, Dr. Pepper Snapple Group, Rent-a-Center and Cinemark. Headquarters of major corporations include Frito Lay, HP Enterprise Services, Ericsson and Pizza Hut.

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Popular Plano Neighborhoods

Kings GateWillow Bend CountryThe Enclave at Willow BendNormandy EstatesThe Greens of GleneaglesLakeside On PrestonShoal CreekKings RidgePreston Lakes
Kings Gate is a small, very exclusive, luxurious neighborhood in Plano, consisting of about 50 mansions on large lots. Kings Gate boasts impressive estates, large established trees and large lots ranging from .7 acres to 3 acres. Homes values in Kings Gate range from $2 million – $4 million plus.

Kings Gate HOA Website

Gated: Yes
Guarded: Yes

Willow Bend is a master planned community with multiple luxury homes neighborhoods. The Willow Bend community contains more than 1,700 homes. The typical lot size in Willow Bend .15 to 1 acre However, lot sizes in Willow Bend Country (Willow Bend’s premiere luxury estates neighborhood) range from .45 acre to 3.3 acres acre. West Plano school are considered some of the best in Texas.

Willow Bend features amenities like neighborhood parks, greenbelts, neighborhood lakes/ponds, jogging/bike paths, children’s playground, gated and guarded neighborhood entrance at Enclave of Willow Bend, and a home owner’s association.

Willow Bend HOA Website

Gated: No
Guarded: No

The Enclave at Willow Bend is an exclusive neighborhood within the Willow Bend community, and is the only gated section of Willow Bend. Willow Bend is a master planned community with multiple luxury homes neighborhoods. The Willow Bend community contains more than 1,700 homes. The typical lot size in Willow Bend .15 to 1 acre However, lot sizes in Willow Bend Country (Willow Bend’s premier luxury homes neighborhood) range from .45 acre to 3.3 acres acre. West Plano school are considered some of the best in Texas.

Willow Bend features amenities like neighborhood parks, greenbelts, neighborhood lakes/ponds, jogging/bike paths, children’s playground, gated and guarded neighborhood entrance at Enclave of Willow Bend, and a home owner’s association.

Willow Bend HOA Website

Gated: Yes
Guarded: Yes

Normandy Estates is a premier gated custom home community in West Plano that features 75 acres of gently sloping hills, tree-lined creeks, a lake with fountain and fishing dock, and a nature trail for walking and jogging. Conveniently located near top businesses, Normandy Estates has easy access to major highways, airports and rapid transit. Our location is situated within close proximity to high-end shopping and retail and recreational activities. This upscale residential neighborhood is the last gated community to be built in Plano, Texas.

Normandy Estates is a European-style residential neighborhood that features villa and estate homes. The community includes a state-of-the-art fitness facility, swimming pool, spa, and pavilion area for family and community gatherings.

Normandy Estates Website Website

Gated: Yes
Guarded: Yes

The Green of Gleneagles is located in prestigious West Plano. The Greens of Gleneagles is one of only a few gated neighborhoods in Plano and most of the homes inside the neighborhood have a view of the beautiful Gleneagles Country Club and Golf Course. Lot sizes in The Greens of Gleneagles can be well over .5 acre.

Neighborhood amenities feature: Gleneagles Country Club, Gleneagles Athletic Club, neighborhood swimming pools, community club house, neighborhood lakes/ponds, neighborhood park/children’s playground, jogging/bike paths, greenbelts, gated and guarded neighborhood entrance at Cliffs of Gleneagles and gated neighborhood entrances at Greens of Gleneagles and Villas of Gleneagles.

The Villas of Gleneagles HOA Website

Gated: Yes
Guarded: No

Lakeside on Preston features luxury homes neighborhood in West Plano! Typical lot size .15 to .7 acre. Lakeside on Preston boasts amenities like community club house, neighborhood swimming pool, tennis courts, basketball court, private 15-acre park with fishing lakes, greenbelts, jogging/bike paths, children’s playground, and a home owners association. Homes range in price from $500k to over $3 million.

Gated: No
Guarded: No

Shoal Creek is a beautiful luxury neighborhood in prestigious West Plano. Neighborhoos amenities include: community club house, neighborhood swimming pool, children’s playground; neighborhood parks, greenbelt, private lake/pond, jogging/bike path, and a home owners associations. Homes in Shoal Creek range in price from $300k to well over $1 million.

Shoal Creek HOA Website

Gated: No
Guarded: No

Located in prestigious West Plano, Kings Ridge is high-end neighborhood in the Lewisville ISD. Kings Ridge features lots up to .5 acres and many community amenities such as: a park, greenbelt, neighborhood lake/pond, jogging/bike path, and a children’s playground. Home prices range from $400,000 – $1 million plus.

Kings Ridge HOA Website

Gated: No
Guarded: No

Preston Lakes is a community of 225 single family homes located in Northwest Plano , a suburb north of Dallas, Texas. Developed in 2005-2009 by custom home builders K. Hovanian and Toll Brothers. There are walking paths, a community pool, a pond with fountain, several common areas, two playgrounds and a historical landmark. Only a few short minutes from the Legacy Drive business park area that boasts such corporate campuses as HP/EDS, Frito Lay, J.C. Penney, Sterling Software, Countrywide, Beal Bank, Ericsson, Computer Associates, McAfee, Intuit and Dr Pepper, along with furthering your education at SMU in Legacy. In a 5-10 minute drive, residents can be at Stonebriar Mall or the Shops at Willowbend, two major shopping mall for North Texas with dozens of quality restaurants for all tastes, Dr Pepper Ballpark – Frisco Roughriders, The Shops At Legacy, a mini-city with scores of restaurants, shops and entertainment venues, and Hwy 121 and the North Texas Tollway which allow access to both DFW Airport and downtown Dallas in 25 minutes.

Preston Lakes HOA Website

Gated: No
Guarded: No

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