The Olympics have been going on for thousands of years. However, there was a large period of time in which they weren’t going on. The first modern Olympic Games took place in 1896. Today, the DFW homebuilders, CB JENI Homes, is sharing 5 facts about the first modern Olympics.
1. Most Countries Didn’t Send Official Olympic Teams
Due to a ban on professional athletes competing in the Olympics, many of the world’s top sportsmen didn’t participate. The USA team consisted of 13 college and amateur athletes who traveled to Athens using their own money. In most cases, if they could afford to go, then they could compete.
The Olympic Games is an amazing spectacle of human athleticism and determination. It’s definitely something worth celebrating and getting together to watch with your friends and family. The townhomes that CB JENI Homes builds are perfect for an Olympic themed watch party! Here are a few recipes and home design ideas to help your guests feel like they’re actually in Rio.
CB JENI Homes is excited to announce that McKinney Ranch in McKinney, TX is now pre-selling some amazing townhomes! As McKinney homebuilders, CB JENI Homes knows that buyers like to know all about the neighborhood. So today, CB JENI Homes is going to tell you some of the things you need to know about McKinney Ranch.
Located in McKinney, TX, McKinney Ranch will truly be a great place to live for any family. From the family that’s starting to grow to empty nesters, McKinney Ranch will be perfect. Like all CB JENI Homes’ communities, McKinney Ranch will embrace the best parts of a lock-and-leave lifestyle. There will also be luxurious amenities within the community.
One of the many reasons why CB JENI Homes loves building townhomes in DFW Texas is because the economy is one of the best in the nation. Dallas-Fort Worth is a magnet for corporate headquarters and major company operations. Because of that, there are high-end jobs always available with major companies. Here are just a few of the major company headquarters that call DFW Texas home.
Located in Plano, Texas, the Frito-Lay headquarters is a major source of employment. Frito-Lay has over 50,000 employees in the United States alone. Learn more about Frito-Lay and their available jobs here.
As DFW homebuilders, CB JENI Homes knows that locals love living in DFW Texas. Between all the fun things to do and events in Dallas, it’s clear to see why. Here are just a few of the main reasons why locals love living in North Texas.
1. Dallas Museum of Art
Founded in 1903, the Dallas Museum of Art has a collection of more than 24,000 works of art from all around the world with everything from ancient artifact to contemporary art. Some of the major items they have are ancient Mediterranean art from Egyptian, Greek and Roman times, European artwork from the 16th to 19th centuries. Admission is free, and it’s easy to spend an entire day admiring the beautiful artwork!
2. Six Flags Over Texas
Open year-round, Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, TX has some of the best rides in the state of Texas, and they are constantly adding more! The small kids will enjoy rides like Bugs Bunny Spirit of St. Louie, and the older kids will enjoy the rides like Runaway Mountain. For the adrenalin junkies, rollercoasters like the Titan, Mr. Freeze and the Texas Giant will be perfect!
As DFW homebuilders, CB JENI Homes knows that homebuyers are looking for new homes in communities located in convenient areas that offer many benefits and perks to living there. CB JENI Homes is sharing 4 reasons why Dallas-Fort Worth is one of the best places to live.
Home to 21 Fortune 500 companies, the DFW area has one of the best job markets in the country. Employment in DFW and cities near Dallas is at an all time high. As of March 2016, DFW has seen a 3.9% increase in job growth since last year!
One of the hardest parts of owning a home is keeping everything organized and decluttered. But with these home design ideas and the simple house plans from CB JENI Homes, it will be easy for you to organize your home and simplify your life!
This year, CB JENI Homes won the Best Architectural Design for a Townhome at the 37th Annual McSAM Awards presented by the Dallas Builders Association (DBA)! The specific floorplan that won this award was the Winslow floorplan in The Canals at Grand Park.
What are the McSAM Awards?
The McSAM Awards are held every spring by the Dallas Builders Association to recognize homebuilders, developers and associates who have made a significant and creative contribution in residential marketing.
As DFW homebuilders, CB JENI Homes knows that homebuyers are looking for new homes in communities with great amenity centers. So, what makes a good amenity center? CB JENI Homes is sharing 5 things to look for in an amenity center in DFW Texas.
CB JENI Homes knows that today’s homebuyers lead an active lifestyle and don’t want to have to worry about their home being secure when they leave. That’s why we use modern house plans to create townhomes that fit into a lock-and-leave community. Here are just a few of the perks to living a lock-and-leave lifestyle.
When most people think of gardening, they probably don’t think of urban gardening. However, an urban garden is perfect when you live in a townhome. With open floor plans like at CB JENI Homes, you can grow your small garden with ease!
Is an urban garden really worth it? Well, to answer that question, CB JENI Homes is going to share some of the benefits of urban gardening.
CB JENI Homes builds modern homes for every lifestyle in highly sought-after locations in DFW. Bustling cities like Plano, McKinney and Arlington are great for an active lifestyle. And while these cities may not seem like the perfect place to start a garden, you can start an urban garden! You’ll be able to reap all the benefits of a full-size garden without the high level of upkeep.
CB JENI Homes is ecstatic about our new community of townhomes in Carrollton, TX! Comfortably nestled in a highly-desired area bordering Plano, Mustang Park in Carrollton will be filled with great lifestyle amenities and so much more.
Mustang Park in Carrollton has six distinctive floorplans for two and three bedroom townhomes residents can choose from – Carson, Hampton, Zoe, Dalton II, Oxford and Bristol. All of them have attached 2-car garages. Ranging from 1,500 – 2,300 square feet, you can choose the townhome that’s just right for you.
There’s nothing quite as beautiful as a well-kept garden. However, you may spend hours hunched over on your hands and knees tending to weeds and other garden needs. Just as CB JENI Homes offer residents new, modern house plans, we would like to share with you a new, modern way to garden – vertical gardening. Here are just a few ideas on how you set up your vertical garden.
CB JENI Homes has already discussed the benefits of living in a townhome. One of the reasons that is listed is that townhomes are just the right size for every stage in a family’s life. If you and your family are in a stage of growth, you may be thinking that a townhome may be too small. On the contrary, the modern homes in the CB JENI communities are designed for optimal storage space, so your home never feels crowded.
However, if you want to maximize the potential of every nook and cranny of your townhome, here are some home design ideas that might help.
Multi-Purpose Furniture Pieces
One of the easiest, yet most effective ways to get the most from your space is to use furniture that can be used for more than one task. An example of this would be a bedframe that has drawers for clothes underneath, so you no longer need a dresser.
CB JENI Homes is thrilled about our new community’s grand opening! The Canals at Grand Park in Frisco have model townhomes open and ready for touring. We are proud to be homebuilders in Frisco, TX because it’s such an excellent location not only to build wonderful townhomes but also to raise a family. Here are just a few examples of how The Canals at Grand Park in Frisco bring the best things about living in Frisco and puts them into a community.
It’s February and Valentine’s Day is almost here. Restaurants are starting to fill up with reservations and love is in the air. This year, you should try something different than going out to dinner and try enjoying that special day in your CB JENI Home. If you’re having a hard time thinking about what to do, here are 4 ideas on how to spend Valentine’s Day in your CB JENI townhome.
CB JENI Homes builds luxury townhomes so that residents enjoy energy-efficient and low maintenance living. The modern home floor plans are designed to accommodate today’s busy lifestyle while making everyone that steps in the house feel right at home. One of the biggest things that can make a house feel like a home is the yard. Your yard, no matter what size, is an important part of your home. Here are some great and simple tips on landscaping your townhome:
Portable Planters and Pots
For convenient and low maintenance living, using portable planters and pots is the way to go. You can frequently change them out with the seasons, and you can also move them inside when it gets too cold. Portable pots and plants are easy to maintain making it the perfect match to the convenient lifestyle a townhome provides. If you don’t know what plants you should use for your townhome landscape, here is a list of plants that will survive in cold weather.