From parks and arts, from shopping to sports, there are so many exciting new things coming to Frisco, we had to make a list. Best of all, our location at The Grove Frisco puts us right in the middle of the action.
From giant interactive Crayolas to dive-in movies, there are countless ways to enjoy cool summer fun in our hometown of Frisco and our other Four Corners cities of Plano, Allen and McKinney. For starters, we’ve rounded up 10 ideas for refreshing summer fun, with links to many more.
Frisco is the No. 1 Safest City in the U.S. in a new analysis from SmartAsset, and that’s just the latest top ranking for our hometown. From Best Place to Buy a House to Best Public Schools, the No. 1 rankings keep coming for Frisco, and we’re happy to keep adding them to our growing list.
Frisco ISD recently updated the community on its latest growth projections, student demographics, academic accomplishments and more, at its annual Realtor Breakfast & Update. The Grove Frisco was proud to sponsor this event, and our blog has the highlights.
Last time we blogged about three new things coming to Frisco – including H-E-B, PGA and the incredible new Frisco Public Library – it was one of our most-read posts. Now, here are three more great new things headed for our hometown.
We don’t know all the good things in store for Frisco in 2022, but we do know about three. From the PGA to H-E-B, these new developments will bring oodles of new shopping and entertainment opportunities within close reach for residents of The Grove Frisco.
Resident events are a big part of life at The Grove Frisco, thanks in large part to Stephanie Metts, our energetic Lifestyle Director. Stephanie loves comedy and karaoke, and works hard to make sure new residents quickly become part of the community fabric.
Holiday celebrations are back this year, and there are literally millions of twinkling lights to enjoy near The Grove Frisco, in our Four Corners cities of Frisco, Allen, McKinney, Plano and beyond. To make sure you don’t miss a thing, here’s our guide to holiday highlights.
Lawler Middle is No. 1 among traditional middle schools in Texas in the 2022 Niche rankings. That’s just one exciting highlight from these new rankings, with give A grades (or higher) to Frisco ISD and all of the individual campuses serving The Grove Frisco.
Not one but three Oktoberfest events are set for Frisco and other cities near The Grove Frisco this fall. From outdoor movies and Halloween festivities, to art walks and food festivals, there’s something for every member of the family.
Frisco ranks as the No. 1 “Best Place in America to Buy a House” in a new report from WalletHub. Two other cities in our “Four Corners” location also made the top 10 in this study, which analyzed 18 key housing market metrics in 300 U.S. cities.
The Grove Frisco’s developer, Newland-Brookfield, is the 2021 Developer of the Year for the Dallas Builders Association. Sales increases and innovative resident events at The Grove Frisco and our Metroplex sister communities helped Newland-Brookfield win this prestigious award.
Texans love their H-E-B, so we were excited to learn that the Lone Star State’s favorite grocer plans to open new stores in three of the Four Corners cities close to The Grove Frisco. The Frisco store is now under construction and is set to open in Fall 2022.
July 4 is back this year, and we’ve found four family-friendly events to enjoy near The Grove Frisco’s Four Corners location, where our hometown of Frisco meets Allen, McKinney and Plano. With July 4 landing on a Sunday this year, it’ll be a full weekend of fireworks, food and festivities!
Liberty High School, one of the highly regarded Frisco ISD schools serving The Grove Frisco, places 5th among traditional high schools in the Dallas area in the 2021 U.S News Best High Schools rankings.
What makes Frisco great? Many would say “the people,” and we wouldn’t disagree. But there’s also a lot more. From Sports City USA to the Silicon Valley of Golf, here are 10 more things that make our city the best place to live.
Frisco is part of the Blackland Prairie ecosystem which once covered 12 million acres. At The Grove Frisco, we’re doing our small part to help restore some of the Blackland Prairie habitat, with native grasses and flowers that will attract birds, butterflies and other wildlife in our new Bluestem Park.
Social distancing hasn’t kept The Grove Frisco from continuing to be a neighborly, connected community. Our creative Lifestyle Director has found new ways to have safe fun, from wine tastings on Zoom, to scavenger hunts and food trucks rolling through the community.
Actual homeowners rate their builders for this award from the Dallas Builders Association, making it a relevant research tool for anyone planning to buy a new home. The Grove Frisco proudly offers new homes by the nine-time People’s Choice winner, Highland Homes.
Frisco ISD’s Liberty High School ranks No. 2 among traditional public high schools in the Dallas-Fort Worth area in Niche’s 2020 school rankings. Serving The Grove Frisco students in grades 9-12, Liberty High ranks in the top 1% of all Texas high schools.
Seven homes available in The Grove Frisco are finalists for design awards from the Dallas Builders Association, including Home of the Year. The winners will be announced in late August, but you can see these praiseworthy designs right now at The Grove Frisco.
For every new home sold with real estate agent participation, The Grove Frisco donates $100 to a local nonprofit group selected by the agent from a list of 10 potential recipients. It’s our way of building a better community, together with our real estate partners.
The Grove Frisco works hard to preserve as many trees as possible right where they are. Where development is inevitable, we transplant trees to beautify other areas of the community, especially around our parks, amenities and major thoroughfares.
From making goodie bags for the neighbors, to enjoying webcam tours of the solar system with the Heard Natural Science Museum, here are some fun and easy ideas for keeping kids engaged during their extended break from school.
Describing Frisco as a “boomburb” that is quickly developing its own business ecosystem and identity distinct from Dallas, the commercial real estate firm esrp recently hosted an event at The Star in Frisco, with updates on three major projects that promise to transform the city even further.
For 2020, consumers are tiring of stark grays and looking for colors that delight the senses. Blue is the easiest possible entry point from the world of neutrals to the world of color, so maybe that’s why blues are all the rage for this year’s Color of the Year selections from leading paint companies and color experts.
There are literally millions of twinkling lights to enjoy near The Grove Frisco during the holiday season. To make sure you don’t miss a thing, here’s our guide to holiday highlights in Frisco, Dallas and North Texas.
Smart home technology, open floor plans and peace-of-mind warranties are just a few of the reasons new homes are better than resale ones. Add in amenities like Orchard House, available in master-planned communities like The Grove Frisco, and the choice becomes obvious.
People with dogs enjoy a 24% reduction for death from any cause, says a new report published in an American Heart Association journal. As a dog-loving community, with amenities like the dog park and miles of trails, The Grove Frisco welcomes this encouraging news.
“Unexpected repairs” is the No. 1 homeowner regret, followed by undesirable finishes, too much yard work, and unlikeable neighbors. The Grove Frisco has an easy fix for each of these regrets. Plus: see what homebuyers don’t regret at all.
When 5 baby ducklings were washed down a storm drain during one of this summer’s heavy rains, Mama Duck was beyond upset. Fortunately, The Grove Frisco came together for a community rescue effort – and a happy ending.
“The back-to-the-city trend has reversed,” said a leading demographer in a Wall Street Journal report on how young homebuyers are flocking to the suburbs for a better lifestyle and more affordable home prices. Frisco, the 4th fastest-growing city in the U.S. and home to The Grove Frisco, is leading the way.
The beautifully decorated model homes at The Grove Frisco are filled with inspiring ideas for architectural features, indoor/outdoor living areas, and even bold accent walls. Here are six of our favorites, with more to come as we continue this series.
School’s out until August, but you’ll never run out of ideas for free (or cheap) family activities close to home in Frisco, thanks for our ultimate guide to summer fun. Frisco offers countless ways to have fun, and we’ve focused our 12 top picks on ways to stay cool while having a blast.
The average interest rate for a 30-year mortgage recently fell below 4%, prompting the financial advice website Bankrate to call it an “unexpected gift” for borrowers. Low-interest rates are just part of an overall positive outlook for today’s homebuyers.
Orchard House, The Grove Frisco’s flagship lifestyle amenity, has won the Best Community Amenity award from the Dallas Builders Association. It’s the fourth major award won by The Grove Frisco in our first year of home sales.
Honored as Best Planned Community in the Dallas Business Journal’s Best Real Estate Awards, The Grove Frisco has received its third award in its first year of home sales. This prestigious award honors The Grove Frisco’s vision, lifestyle amenities and nature-focused master plan.
More than half of Millennials have seriously considered moving to a new city, so Meyers Research crunched the numbers to create its new Millennial Desirability Index. Bottom line: Dallas is the No. 1 U.S. city with the most appeal to Millennials born between 1980 and 2000.
AreaVibes has released its Best Places To Live in America list for 2019, and we’re proud to report that Frisco ranks No. 6 in the nation. It’s just the latest kudo recognizing Frisco’s high quality of life.
Several leading paint companies have announced their 2019 Colors of the Year, pointing to the trends we can expect to see in everything from interior walls to furniture and accessories. Here are 4 fresh hues to think about when decorating or dreaming.
“Neighborhood regret” is a real thing experienced by more than one-third of recent homebuyers, according to a recent study from Trulia. Here are 4 ways you can avoid wishing you had chosen a different neighborhood.
This spring is looking like a great time to buy a new home, with more affordable choices now available in leading master-planned communities like The Grove Frisco, and with interest rates predicted to stay near their recent historical lows.
Frisco is the best real estate market in the nation for homebuyers, according to a new report from WalletHub. The other cities that make up The Grove Frisco’s Four Corners location – Allen, McKinney and Plano – also rank high.
The Frisco Independent School District has earned an A accountability rating from the Texas Education Agency, and all of the Frisco ISD schools serving The Grove Frisco earned the highest possible campus ratings.
Live music, sweet and savory foods, and demos from experts in wine tasting, craft beer making and floral arranging will all be part of our festive grand opening ceremony. From artisan chocolates to home décor, it’s all part of our vision of crafting community for the modern life.
We call our Frisco location the “Four Corners” because it’s the dynamic crossroads where Frisco, Plano, Allen and McKinney come together, connecting our residents to first-class shopping, dining, entertainment and much more.