McKinney Tx Homes For Sale
The community of McKinney has a current population of just about 2250,000. The McKinney area is a popular area to buy a home due to its proximity to Frisco, Dallas, Ft. Worth and other employment areas. McKinney is about 32 miles north of Dallas and you can get there by taking Hwy 75 or the Dallas North Tollway out of DFW.
McKinney, Tx Real Estate
NTREIS data last updated August 8, 2022.
Q. When was McKinney, Tx founded?
A. On March 24, 1849, William Davis, donated 120 acres for the townsite.
Q. How big is McKinney, Tx?
A. McKinney is roughly 68 square miles in size.
Q. How many people live McKinney, Tx?
A. McKinney right around 225k residents and will reach 400k+
Q. What zipcodes serve McKinney, Tx?
A. McKinney contains the following zipcodes: 75033, 75034, 75035
Q. What is the cost of living in McKinney?
A. The cost of living is based on a score of 100 as the U.S. average. The cost of living in McKinney is 107.9.
Q. Is McKinney a good place to live?
A. Every year McKinney ranks as one of the best places to live by just about all of the online "Best Places to Live" studies. It is currently rank #55 out of #413 as a best place to raise a family. The schools test well, crime is low, the city has an excellent long-term master plan. There are great restaurants, shopping, and activities for people of all ages. In short, McKinney is a great place to live.
Q. Where Is McKinney Tx Located?
McKinney Real Estate Market
McKinney Texas was settled around 1841 by the Peter's Colony Settlers. They were offered a gun, help building a cabin and 640 acres of free land. That 640 acres in todays economy would be worth about $96 million, not a bad profit margin by any means. Todays McKinney residents have seen land prices skyrocket for many reasons. The main reason is demand by families wanting to move to McKinney.
McKinney is located in Collin County Texas and is home to a number of incredible lifestyle amenities including a thriving historic downtown area.The City of McKinney has renovated the historic Downtown area into a charming village with shops, restaurants, and office space. McKinney offers homeowners schools with high test scores at the elementary, middle, and high school levels, and there are numerous private school choices as well. Hwy 380 runs east/west through McKinney making it easy to commute from any part of the city. The McKinney real estate market, as with most other areas on the north side of DFW is very strong and the homes are very sought after. McKinney has seen a continued surge in growth with all the relocation from within Texas and without. The city of McKinney has a current population of just about 185,000.
The McKinney real estate market has a wide variety of communities, subdivisions, and neighborhoods to choose from including luxury gated neighborhoods, new construction homes in master planned neighborhoods, older neighborhoods, historic homes near downtown, and condos & townhomes. The school system reports high test scores making the areas sought after for people who have an interest in schools motivated to move here and there are plenty of parks and recreation for outdoor lovers as well.
Some of what sets McKinney apart from most suburbs is the very strong local economy and long-term vision for smart growth. In addition to strong employment with high paying jobs, McKinney has a fiscally responsible local government, and enormous diversity of homes available with options ranging from country clubs, golf communities, luxury homes, swim/tennis communities, and new construction offers something for people with varying tastes in homes. There are amazing neighborhoods with stunning homes and offer excellent schools and lifestyle as more expensive areas.
Living in McKinney
When you start to research McKinney Texas you will find it has won many awards over the years. Livability had McKinney at #58 on its best places to live. Money magazine named it The Best Place To Live for 2014. McKinney boasts amazing neighborhoods, green spaces, shopping, the historical downtown square and great schools.
- DFW: 24 miles
- DAL: 25 miles
- Ft. Worth: 50 miles
- Downtown Dallas: 28 miles
Prices of McKinney Texas Real Estate
When you are trying to decide how to find your McKinney Texas home, you should always start with your price range. Price tends to determine what neighborhood you will wind up looking in and the over all size and feel of your home.
Luxury properties in McKinney Texas will price well over the $1,000,000 mark. Luxury homes usually sit on acreage lots and can exceed 12,000 square feet in size. Luxury homes will consist of at least 5 bedroom, more than five bathrooms, stunning spa like bathrooms, chef's quality kitchens, and upgrades like imported granite or soapstone, 5 or 6 car garages, amazing custom swimming pools and outdoor areas.
You can view our McKinney Luxury Homes page or check out these suggested luxury neighborhoods: Estates at Craig Ranch, Stonebridge Estates, Creekview Landing, Kings Lake, Adriatica Villas, Waterstone Estates, and Serenity.
$500,000 to $1,000,000
Luxury homes in this price range will have slightly smaller homes and significantly smaller lots. The upgrades will still be very impressive and will include granite, stainless, hardwoods and beautiful kitchens. The subdivisions will typically be beautiful with many fun amenities for the family. Some neighborhoods to consider are: Estates Of Verona, Lacima Haven, Mallard Lakes, Trinity Falls.
$250,000 to $500,000
Homes in McKinney prices between $250,000 to $500,000 will be smaller in square footage and lot size. Many of these homes may also need some updates. You can find a great home at this price range and might even be able to find a smaller new construction home in this price range.
McKinney Tx New Homes For Sale
New homes are being built in McKinney at every conceivable price point. For a list of all new homes in McKinney, Texas click here. We are THE new construction experts for McKinney and all over Collin County Texas. We can't publish our list of favorite builders and those we don't advise our clients to build with. Be sure and contact us if you would like to know who to build with...
McKinney Tx Relocation Information
If you are new to McKinney, welcome! If you are a current resident, the list below reflects service providers and resources for you as a homeowner with contact information for your convenience. If you have any questions, suggestions, or need information that you do not see below, please feel free to contact us at the bottom of the page.
Collin County Government - 972.424.1460
Post Office Locations
Main - 7210 Virginia Pkwy STE 100, McKinney, TX 75071
2nd Office - 550 N Central Expy, McKinney, TX 75070
The Market Report
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How We Sell McKinney Homes
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McKinney Tx is a hot and chMcKinneyging real estate market. It is vital you choose an agent that is a listing specialist with marketing experience. Check to make sure your agent knows and has worked in McKinney before. Real estate is all about being hyper-local and must know how to market your home from the macro to the micro. We are able to professionally guide you on pricing, repairs, staging, photographing, videoing, and presenting your home in the best possible light. We then market those digital media to the widest possible pool of buyers. Remember you are under no obligation, so reach out now.