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.
Tara McClendon is awesome! with her knowledge and local connection she found me a perfect place that I call home!
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My name is Phillip Neece and me and my family had the pleasure of working with Bill Nelson and his team at Your Home Free in purchasing our new home. As first time home buyers our agent was able to walk us through every step and made sure we were taken care through our the process. I had heard stories about buying your first home, however this agency made it so simple and fast! I can’t reccomend Bill and his team enough, they are quality professionals all around.
Kelly knows her stuff. She was great to work with and provided any answers I needed, and addressed any concerns I had. The sell of my home went smoothly, thanks to her efforts and knowledge.
We purchased our first home with the help of Lindsay at Your Home Free. We looked at over 40 houses, put in multiple bids and after a month finally went under contract on a home. Lindsay was patient with us and understand especially with all the questions we had. If she didn't immediately have...