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Moving in McKinney : Real Estate Advice

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Sat Aug 19, 2017
Jmb25dfw answered:
I am a current Allen and former Mckinney resident. From my perspective Allen is friendlier and more socially cohesive. Because the entire town plan was more based on keeping amenities centrally located and shared. 75 splits the town in half, but unlike Mckinney there is little stigma to living on the eastside or in one of the few non mc mansion homes on the westside. Allen is more comfortable in its skin and doesn't try as hard as Mckinney to get noticed. It's more of a hidden gem that is a 2nd move location after arriving in Collin County. You land in Mckinney, Frisco or Plano as default relo-villes. But, once your here you wish you would have started in Allen. Allen really has grown up to still feel like a small town that you can live happily in cradle to grave. Allen is more evenly highly educated and ethnically diverse community that interacts across lines. Mckinney is more defined by the location, income and the subdivision you belong to. ... more
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Sat Sep 14, 2013
Kenneth "Kenny" Bebensee answered:
Yes and No. I know that doesn't help much. But it is true. Some landlords/properties will make exceptions on some credit issues and others will not. Just pick any 1 Realtor to work with on getting answers and helping you with finding your right property.
www.tcrdallas.com
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Tue Aug 6, 2013
Linda White answered:
I do know of one very nice apartment complex that offers 3 and 6 month leases here in McKinney. If you'd like to see them, please contact me at the below number.

Thank you,

Linda M White, Realtor
Ebby Halliday Real Estate
972-837-0119
lindawhite@ebby.com
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Mon Feb 13, 2012
Jeremy Tillett answered:
I hope you are doing well. I worked in Trophy Club a few years ago and it is a very nice area. Many nice families and business professionals live in Trophy Club. McKinney is the 9th best place to live according to Forbes Magazine but the commute would be about an hour or an hour and a half depending on the day. If you are looking to move to McKinney, please let me know and I would love to help you find a home!! Good Luck!! ... more
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