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By Bill Ness | Broker in Chicago, IL

Retreat at Craig Ranch, McKinney, Texas

The Retreat at Craig Ranch, McKinney, Texas

The Retreat at Craig Ranch is a new, age-targeted community in McKinney, Texas. Open to residents of all ages, this elegant neighborhood of just 166 estate homes if mostly appealing to the discerning active adult homebuyer. The Retreat is one portion of the larger, master-planned golf course community known as Craig Ranch.

Craig Ranch is a unique community built around a convenient town center and featuring a beautiful golf course, green spaces, wide walkways and narrow streets. There is even a convenient vintage trolley bus offering residents rides to wherever they want to go within the community.

The clubhouse at Craig Ranch is a spacious two-story facility offering exclusive amenities for residents of The Retreat. There are social gathering places, a fitness center, billiard room, hobby room, outdoor swimming pool and a playground. Homeowners at The Retreat also have access to all amenities within Craig Ranch including the Cooper Fitness Center & Spa, a hospital, sports fields for soccer and softball plus miles of nature trails. The town center also offers numerous shops and restaurants all within easy reach for residents of this exciting Texas golf course community.

The TPC Craig Ranch Golf Course was designed by Tom Weiskoph and features challenging play for golfers of all levels. The 18-hole, par-72 course boasts beautiful wooded views and water features throughout. Golfers can get in a lot of practice at the dual-ended driving range, putting green and short game practice area. Membership to this magnificent golf course is exclusive to residents of the communities within Craig Ranch.

The homes at The Retreat at Craig Ranch are all condominium style, single-family homes sized from just over 1,700 to nearly 2,500 square feet. The homes are all Energy-Star certified and offer luxury touches such as raised maple cabinets, granite countertops, ceramic tile baths and hardwood floors in the family room, kitchen and entryway. Prices range from the low $200’s to the high $200’s.

While not enjoying the amenities within the Craig Ranch Texas community, residents can spend time exploring the various attractions in surrounding Texas towns. McKinney itself offers fabulous shopping with numerous malls including the popular Allen Premium Outlet Mall just a short drive from Craig Ranch. Golfers will appreciate the 25 courses within a 20 minute radius of the community. Other area attractions include museums, art galleries, wildlife sanctuaries and more. The excitement of Dallas and Fort Worth are just a short drive away making for a perfect daytrip or weekend getaway.

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