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Fun New Year’s Eve 2017 Celebrations in DFW

We’re less than two weeks away from ringing in 2018! Whether you’re ready for a night on the town or looking forward to a cozy evening at home, CB JENI has rounded up a list of fun New Year’s Eve celebrations in DFW this year.

DFW Homebuyers Choosing Convenience of Townhome Living

With home prices on the rise in Dallas-Fort Worth, DFW homebuyers are turning to the affordability and convenience of townhome living. Whether you are a first-time homebuyer, empty nester couple or a family looking for a new home in DFW, CB JENI Homes builds desirable townhome designs in the most coveted locations across the metroplex. Want to learn more about the benefits of townhome living? CB JENI has compiled the top perks of living in our townhome communities.

Help Available for Homebuyers with Student Debt

Are you in the market for a new home or townhome in Dallas but concerned that your student loan debt will make it difficult to balance all of your expenses? New policies announced this year by Fannie Mae can help borrowers refinance their debt and potentially qualify for a lower mortgage rate. Fannie Mae says the solutions provide three flexible payment solutions to future and current homeowners and, in turn, allow lenders to serve more borrowers.

CB JENI Homes Offers Move-In Ready Townhomes in 3 McKinney Communities

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CB JENI Lifestyle Homes’ award-winning townhome designs are now available in three desirable McKinney communities. CB JENI is known throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth area as the premier townhome builder offering luxury low-maintenance homes with open concept designs, flexible spaces and extensive storage in highly sought-after locations. On Sunday, May 7, from Noon until 6 p.m., homebuyers are invited to tour the model homes of The Villas at Stonegate, Stacy Crossing and McKinney Ranch to learn about the move-in ready homes available in these McKinney communities.

Move-in Ready Luxury CB JENI Lifestyle Homes Available in Fairview

CB JENI Lifestyle Homes’ luxurious townhome community in Fairview, Courts at Sloan Creek, is located just minutes away from HWY 75 and the Sam Rayburn Tollway and one mile from popular shopping destinations like the Village at Fairview, the Village at Allen and the Allen Premium Outlets. Within the intimate community of 36 townhomes, homebuyers will enjoy a low-maintenance lifestyle where the homeowner’s association takes care of front and backyard lawn maintenance and exterior home maintenance. CB JENI Homes offers several move-in ready townhomes in Courts at Sloan Creek priced from the $250s-$300s for two-story designs and from the $300-$340s for sought-after single-story designs.

Spring Party DIY Home Tips

Spring is in full bloom in McKinney, TX! Since CB JENI Homes’ open-concept townhomes in McKinney are perfect for entertaining, you may feel inspired to throw a party to celebrate the changing seasons. Here are a few do-it-yourself home design ideas that would be perfect for a spring party.

Fight Hunger One Bowl at a Time

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CB JENI Homes loves getting involved in charitable events around our communities, and we encourage all of our homeowners to do that same. One of the biggest upcoming events near our many townhomes in McKinney is Empty Bowls McKinney. Here’s some more information on this event that you’ll surely want to take part in at the end of this month: When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 Where: McKinney Performing Arts Center What Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

How Social Media is Changing Home Design

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It comes as no surprise that social media has shaped our society. Now, homeowners have access to thousands of great home design ideas and can even share their own ideas and experiences with other homeowners. Here’s CB JENI Homes’ guide to some of the top social media outlets that are changing the way people decorate their new townhomes. Facebook Not only are there Facebook pages from well-known publications that offer home design ideas like Better Homes and Gardens and HGTV, but there are also hundreds of smaller pages that can cater to more specific tastes. Facebook also allows users to create groups where they can go to share their ideas and get advice from others.

The Hunt for the Best Easter Sunday Brunch

The traditional Easter lunch or dinner can require a lot of planning and time in the kitchen, but fortunately, there are plenty of restaurants in DFW serving fabulous Easter brunches! To help you find some of the best brunch spots near CB JENI Homes’ new townhomes in Plano, here are a few places you’ll certainly want to check out.

Best Places to Eat and Drink in Plano, TX

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CB JENI Homes has been building new townhomes in Plano because we know that homebuyers want to live in cities where there is always something to do. Just to give you an idea of what this city has to offer, here are some of the best places to eat and drink in Plano, TX. Vickery Park Located on the main drag of historic downtown, Vickery Park offers an extensive draft list and classic bar food, such as wings and tacos. Their brunch makes this spot extra popular on the weekends, as does the relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff. If you’re into art, this venue is worth the visit because they also sell a lot of the artwork on display.

Guide to Historic Downtown McKinney

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It’s no secret that McKinney, TX is one of the best places to live in the DFW area. What is it that makes this town so charming? Many would argue that it’s the beautiful, historic downtown McKinney. Here’s our guide of some of the best places to see, fun things to do and delicious places to eat in historic downtown McKinney. Hugs Café Those who dine at Hugs Café are guaranteed to leave with full bellies and hearts! The food and service are spectacular. The mission of this quaint restaurant is to create an inviting place for employees with special needs to train and work while being provided dignity, self-worth and developing respect in the community. Come visit Hugs Café and help them change lives one hug at a time!

CB JENI Builds in Communities in Top School Districts in Texas

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In a recent Niche study, many of the major school districts in Texas were evaluated and then ranked from best to worst. Well, CB JENI Homes is proud to say that many of the cities we build in had their school districts rank fairly high. Most notably Plano ISD and Allen ISD – with Plano ISD being ranked fifth overall and Allen ISD being ranked eleventh! Here are some key things to know about these exceptional North Texas school districts.

How to Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day in DFW

Saint Patrick’s Day is a little over a week away! Now is the time to decide how to celebrate the greenest holiday of the year! CB JENI Homes is sharing a few ways to celebrate St. Paddy’s Day near our new townhomes in DFW. Go All Green Whether it’s just a fun shirt, or full body paint, don’t forget to dawn your greenest apparel to avoid being pinched on St. Patrick’s Day. Don’t let the green stop at your clothes though. Decorate your home with these green and gold home design ideas. Make sure to enjoy some green beer and maybe even some green cuisine. You can also go environmentally green and have an eco-friendly St. Patrick’s Day!

4 Fun Activities in Plano, Texas

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The number of fun activities in Plano, TX is virtually endless! It’s immensely easy to stay active in this great city. Here are some of the most fun activities that’ll get your blood pumping near our new townhomes in Plano! 1. CrossFit Starting off our list is the well-known CrossFit. These high-intensity training sessions aren’t for the faint of heart, and we would recommend that people do this type of training only if they are already in healthy shape. To get involved with a CrossFit gym near you, try the CrossFit Alpha 1 Athlete in Plano, TX.

CB JENI Builds in 2017’s Best Cities to Buy a Forever Home

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Our new townhomes in DFW are in highly sought after locations that are meant to be a homeowner’s forever home! Here are the four cities that CB JENI Homes builds in and that were highly ranked as being the best places to buy a forever home. Allen, TX Ranked as the fourth best city to buy a forever home, Allen, TX is a city for those who like to get out and do things! Truly a hot bed of fun activities both indoors and out, Allen has more than 50 hike and bike trails and more than two dozen recreation centers. If you want to be at this epicenter of fun, you’re in luck! CB JENI Homes is working on a new community of townhomes in Allen, TX called Montgomery Ridge. Townhomes here will start from the $270s.

Fun Things to Do in McKinney, TX

CB JENI Homes has three different communities of townhomes in McKinney all surrounded by all kinds of entertainment! Here’s a list of some of the fun things to do in McKinney, TX. Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary Explore the beauty of nature at the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary. They feature compelling exhibits, extensive collections, and gardens which teach children about the natural world. Their current exhibit – Dinosaurs Live!­­ – featuring a 49-foot T-Rex and nine life-size animatronic dinosaurs, will be open to the public through February 19th.