How to Find New, Move-in Ready Homes in DFW

Dec 14, 17 • News

A brand new, move-in ready home is a great choice for anyone who is interested in not only living in a brand new home without all the repair issues of an older home, but also for anyone who doesn’t have time for things like updating their home. Some people love working on their homes, and some just aren’t into that sort of thing. If that’s you, you’re in the right place!

First, where do you want to be?

If you’re looking for a move-in ready home in the DFW area, the first thing you’ll want to decide is where you’d like to live. DFW is a huge area spanning two large cities and multiple suburbs. Do some research to decide which of those areas you’d like to be in or near. Remember to take into account school ratings, proximity to your employer (the commute in DFW can get long), and community reviews on sites like Livability, Niche, and AreaVibes.

Second, what are your needs?

What exactly are you looking for in a move-in ready home? For some people it’s a specific number of bedrooms, for some it’s the perfect master suite, and for others it’s a wrap-around deck. Decide what ti is you absolutely need in a move-in ready home, and look for that. If you’re buying a brand new home, you should go for what you really want!

Let’s talk about amenities.

If you’re buying a new home, odds are high that you’ll be looking in master-planned communities. These types of communities can have a lot to offer, so make sure to do your research and pick the one that has the right amenities for you and your family. For instance, if you’re a biker or a runner, maybe there’s a community that’s built around an awesome trail. If you like to drive as little as possible, maybe there’s a community with a grocery store and pharmacy within few blocks.

If you focus on those three things, finding the right community and new home for you won’t be quite as daunting.

To help in your search, here are some quick facts about some of the communities we build in here at Impression Homes!

Aledo, TX: Morningstar
  • Highly acclaimed school district
  • Surrounded by countryside
  • 2 pools
Burleson, TX: Bluebird Meadows
  • Close-knit community (only 35 home sites)
  • Highly acclaimed school district
  • Just off of Chisholm Trail Parkway – Easy access to everywhere
Flower Mound, TX: The River Walk
  • Luxury townhomes
  • An amazing mixture of residential, commercial, medical, dining and retail
  • Beautiful scenic view of the river, flanked with tree-lined walking trails
Fort Worth, TX: Live Oak Creek
  • Entertainment for kids: pools, splash pads, playgrounds
  • Picnic areas, trails, ponds & open green space
  • Easy access to some of Fort Worth’s top employers
Heartland, TX: Heartland
  • Awarded 2009 Community of the Year by The Homebuilders Association of Greater Dallas
  • 400 Acres of Parks, Picnic Areas & Walking/Biking Trails
  • Junior-Olympic Sized Swimming Pool & Tot Pool
Justin, TX: Timberbrook
  • Master-planned community coming soon
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Gorgeous scenery
Kennedale, TX: The Glen of Village Creek
  • Easy Access to I-20 W
  • Short walk to the 58-acre Southwest Nature Preserve
  • Recreation center coming soon!
McKinney, TX: The Villas of Stone Hollow
  • In the highly acclaimed Frisco School District
  • New garden home community
  • Convenient to shopping and downtown McKinney

These aren’t our only communities! Make sure to check out all of them.