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What It Means to Live in a Master-Planned Community

Posted on 9/15/2021 by Taryn Dandurand in homebuying master-planned communities new homes in texas

Throughout the nation, many people have decided they want more from their neighborhoods.

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The Benefits of Walking and Biking to School

Posted on 8/31/2021 by Taryn Dandurand in master-planned communities suburban Dallas planned communities

At Hillwood Communities, we’re proud to be able to give our residents access to quality schools. We strive to place our communities in desirable school districts where we can work with city officials to build on-site elementary schools within our neighborhoods. 

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What Is a Homeowners Association (HOA)?

Posted on 8/15/2021 by Taryn Dandurand in tips homebuying homeowners association HOA

What is an HOA? Generally speaking, a homeowners association (or HOA) is an organization that governs a neighborhood, subdivision, or planned community. In many cases, an HOA also provides certain services and is responsible for some aspects of community maintenance.

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How We Design Communities for Safety

Posted on 7/31/2021 by Taryn Dandurand in master-planned communities new homes in texas

Of the many things you look at when choosing a place to live, safety is one of the most important. We all want a secure place to call home, and that’s why at Hillwood Communities, we design our residential developments with safety in mind.

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New Home Design Trends 2021

Posted on 7/15/2021 by Taryn Dandurand in new homes in texas homebuying master-planned communities

Home design aesthetics seem to change substantially every five years or so, while minor trends in design are introduced more frequently than that. As one of the leading residential real estate developers in the nation, Hillwood Communities is committed to working with builders that offer the residential designs and interior finish options homebuyers are seeking.

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Growth of Rural Towns and Cities on the Outskirts of DFW

Posted on 6/30/2021 by Taryn Dandurand in new homes in Dallas suburban Dallas planned communities master-planned communities homebuying

With pleasant weather and ample job opportunities, the rural towns and cities on the outskirts of DFW have become some of the fastest growing small towns in Texas.

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Why Californians Are Moving to Texas

Posted on 6/15/2021 by Taryn Dandurand in new homes in texas new homes in texas master-planned communities

In recent years, more and more Californians are deciding to leave the Golden State in favor of Texas. That includes celebrities like Elijah Wood, Joe Rogan, and Elon Musk, as well as businesses like Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Oracle, and Charles Schwab. Why are Californians moving to Texas? And how many Californians have moved to Texas in the past few years?

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How Master-Planned Communities Are Changing

Posted on 5/30/2021 by Taryn Dandurand in master-planned communities

Master-planned communities have changed a lot since their debut in the 1960s. Considered to be among the first of the modern era master communities, McCormick Ranch was part of the master plan of the city of Scottsdale, AZ and included homesites as well as parks, retail developments, and office buildings. 

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Dallas Relocation Guide

Posted on 5/15/2021 by Taryn Dandurand in new homes in texas new homes in Dallas suburban Dallas planned communities

Relocating can be stressful. That’s why we’ve put together this Dallas, TX relocation guide so your move to this vibrant area can go a bit more smoothly. When moving to Dallas, you’ll be immersed in a city filled with culture, growing communities, great opportunities for education, and a booming job market.

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U.S. Moving Statistics and Facts

Posted on 4/30/2021 by Taryn Dandurand in news homebuying new homes in texas master-planned communities

How often does the average American move? What are the primary reasons people move? Every day, many Americans make the decision to move to new homes. Some move out of necessity, others move to the areas they love the most, and others move for practical reasons.

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