With a median age of 39 years and household income of just over $95,000, Plano is a wonderful place for families raising children who desire a safe community, caring neighbors, great schools, and an enhanced living experience. While the city is quite large with a population of more than 281,000, residents can enjoy quiet, serene neighborhoods and ample opportunities in terms of shopping, fine dining, culture, family activities, and much more.
Located 20 miles northeast of downtown Dallas, the majority of Plano is located in Collin County, with a small portion that extends into Denton County. CNN Money magazine selected Plano as the 11th best place to live in the U.S. in 2006, and voted best place to live in the western U.S. in 2005, 2006, and 2011. This popular city has also been rated high in terms of education opportunities in the nation, and voted safest city in American in 2010. Those who currently reside in this wonderful city have described it as upscale, safe, even “fantastic” for couples raising a family. With plenty to experience and a quick drive to the DFW airport for business or pleasure travel purposes, Plano is a city that while family-oriented, attracts many young professionals in search of a lively atmosphere. Those in search of a quiet, peaceful community will also find the various neighborhoods in the city quite diverse.
With a crime rate approximately 38% lower than the majority of other cities in Texas and median household income 30% higher than that of Denton County, Plano is the ideal location for families who desire safe surroundings, great educational opportunities, easy access to Dallas, and ample housing opportunities whether in search of a moderately-priced home, or more affluent community.
Whether you are in search of a beautiful, quality home in Plano or desire to put your home on the market, count on Team Nelson, your local Plano real estate professionals, for exceptional results, personal attention, and guidance throughout the process.
Kevin Engelbrecht and the entire team at Your Home Free were all extremely professional and went above and beyond in both the sale of our previous home and the purchase of our new home. We highly recommend them and would not hesitate to use them again in the future.
The Nelson Team made our most recent move a pleasure by securing a full asking price offer on the home we were selling within a few days, helping us preview a number of potential new residences in a short time period, connecting us with a lender who moved at an incredible rate of speed, and effectively negotiating with the seller to deliver an excellent value on the home we purchased.
We worked with Team Nelson on our last 2 moves. They really know the market and their insight and guidance has proven to be very valuable as we get ready to transition down in size. And, the savings we realized on the sale side(s) has helped put 2 kids through college. Thanks guys!
Really enjoyed working with Team Nelson. They very helpful and knowledgeable through the entire house buying/selling process. They took their time explaining everything to me and ensured I was comfortable at every stage!
We recently listed our home with Bill Nelson and team and could not be happier with our experience. Very professional staff and always willing to help answer any questions. This is a very big transaction in your life and they take this process very seriously.
Tara is the utmost professional with great interpersonal skills. She's very knowledgeable about Real Estate and was a tremendous resource for our home purchase. Tara guided us through the entire process and made sure everything went smoothly. We moved over 1,700 miles which could have been quite...