Flower Mound, TX Real Estate News

By Cindy Richter, IRIS Dallas, TX Home Stager
(Interior Motiv Home Staging)
Children's Parade11 a.m.Timber Creek Elementary1900 Timber Creek Road Kids of all ages are welcome to participate in the annual Independence Day Children's Parade. Line up begins at 10:30 a.m. at the corner of Eaton and Timber Creek Road. Decorated bikes, trikes, wagons, and strollers will parade a short route to the LISD School Administration Building, where free hot dogs, drinks, Marty the Magician, a DJ, and inflatables await. For additional information, call 972.874.6300.
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By Michelle Pacifico
(DFW Premier Properties & Acquisitions)
River Oaks Estates in Flower Mound, TXFeaturing homes built between 1996-2005, this community prides itself on its large amounts of greenbelt and and its 1-2 acre lots of land. With less than 100 homes, River Oaks Estates is one of the "smaller" developments in Flower Mound. Listed below is current information as of 06/04/07 regarding this fine community. For more information or for a listing of homes currently on the market in River Oaks Estates, feel free to contact me at any time.New Homes on Market: 3Homes Entering Escrow: 1No. of Homes Sold (last 6 months): 2Avg. Sale Price: $726,700Avg. Square Feet: 4,363Avg. Land Size: 1.12 acresMin/Max Bed: 3-5Min/Max Bath: 2-6Schools: Lewisville ISD    
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By Michelle Pacifico
(DFW Premier Properties & Acquisitions)
BridlewoodThe community of Bridlewood; located in Flower Mound, TX; is composed of over 1200 homes all built no later than 1996. The community's main attractions are its award winning golf course which winds its way throughout the entire community, and its availability of larger half acre and one acre lots. Located minutes from DFW airport and other fine attractions, Bridlewood offers schools within the Lewisville ISD and numerous recreational facilities. Listed below is current information as of 06/03/07. For more information or for a listing of homes currently on the market in Bridlewood, feel free to contact me at nay time. New Homes on Market: 42Homes Entering Escrow: 6No. of Homes Sold (last 6 months): 42Avg. Sale Price: $501,049Avg. Square Feet: 3,609Avg. Land Size: 0.35 acresMin/...
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By Michelle Pacifico
(DFW Premier Properties & Acquisitions)
WELLINGTON OF FLOWER MOUNDThe Wellington subdivision is located in the Town of Flower Mound. Flower Mound was ranked #9 among Newsweek's Top Places to Live for 2007 and has won several awards for its many beautification projects. The Town of Flower Mound, population 60,000, is centrally located between Dallas and Ft. Worth and is just minutes away from DFW airport and many other fine attractions. Amenities in Wellington include a full clubhouse with fitness center, outdoor pool, tennis courts, putting green, volleyball courts, beautiful common areas and a large playground. Listed below is current information as of 06/03/07 regarding this fine community. For more information or for a listing of homes currently on the market in Wellington, feel free to contact me at any time.New Homes on ...
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By Leigh Bates, The Trinity Group
(Atlantic & Pacific Real Estate)
In the South's largest metropolitan area, in the second-biggest state in the U.S., about a 15-minute drive from the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, lies the small city of Flower Mound, Texas, named for a large, wild flower-covered mound in the south of town. Flower Mound is named after a prominent, 12.5-acre mound, once covered with blue stem grasses and a variety of indigenous flowers. Historians believe the mound was a sacred ceremonial ground used by Wichita Indians dating back to the early 1800's. This unusual piece of land, located near the intersection of FM 3040 and FM 2499, is now a historical site. Flower Mound shares is bordered by the City of Lewisville, the City of Grapevine, and the City of Highland Village. Flower Mound maintains its desirability due to strict com...
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By Cindy Richter, IRIS Dallas, TX Home Stager
(Interior Motiv Home Staging)
June 14 - Iron Venus Golf Challenge at Bridlewood Golf Club. The four-person scramble tournament features local celebrities, post-tournament dinner, live and silent auctions, raffles, putting and chipping contests, closest to the pin prizes, longest drive prize, straightest drive prize and a hole-in-one contest!  All of that for the low price entry fee of $125 per person or $450 per foursome!  The tournament will benefit "Girls on the Run", a non-profit organization designed to educate and prepare girls for a lifetime of self-respect and healthy living. Visit http://www.ironvenuslive.com/ or call 972-835-6670. 
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By Cindy Richter, IRIS Dallas, TX Home Stager
(Interior Motiv Home Staging)
Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and refreshments and sit back and enjoy an evening of fun and family entertainment sponsored by First Choice Emergency Room and the Town of Flower Mound Parks and Recreation Department. All concerts are free, and will be held at the Parker Square Gazebo, 1500 Cross Timbers. Flower Mound Community Choir - Friday, June 1, 8 p.m. Flower Mound Orchestra - Friday, June 15, 8 p.m You can always go shopping before and after too!
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By Cindy Richter, IRIS Dallas, TX Home Stager
(Interior Motiv Home Staging)
Flower Mound GPS High Tech Hide and Seek! GPS Adventure is an outdoor recreational activity designed for friends and families to explore the Town's park system. A high tech game of hide and seek, the Adventure uses GPS Orienteering to lead participants through 15 of Flower Mound's parks on a hunt to fi nd hidden markers.  Visit http://www.flower-mound.com/ for information needed to participate in the GPS Adventure including the downloadable score card, maps, and useful tips. A GPS receiver can be checked out free of charge at the Parks and Recreation offi ce, 3925 Churchill Drive, with a valid Texas driver's license and proof of Flower Mound residency. For more information, call 972.874.6300.
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By Leigh Bates, The Trinity Group
(Atlantic & Pacific Real Estate)
Summer is here, and vacations are planned... Now it's time to get everything ready to go - but wait, where is "Bingo" going to stay?No problem, visit http://www.caninecourtyard.com/. This is your pet's home away from home!Canine Courtyard is an indoor, climate controlled facility located in Flower Mound, Texas. We provide several different sized runs to fit almost any dog, including large 8X8 runs for large animals or for those who prefer stay together.  All boarding guests are taken outside to our outdoor, fenced play area a minimum of 4 times daily. Because we want all dogs to enjoy their all-inclusive vacation, food, treats and playtime and are all included at no extra charge.  We provide interactive playtime for those of our guests who have been socialized and play well with their n...
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By Cindy Richter, IRIS Dallas, TX Home Stager
(Interior Motiv Home Staging)
GPS Adventure is an outdoor recreational activity designed for friends and families to explore the Town's park system. A high tech game of hide and seek, the Adventure uses GPS Orienteering to lead participants through 15 of Flower Mound's parks on a hunt to fi nd hidden markers.  Visit www.flower-mound.com for information needed to participate in the GPS Adventure including the downloadable score card, maps, and useful tips. A GPS receiver can be checked out free of charge at the Parks and Recreation offi ce, 3925 Churchill Drive, with a valid Texas driver's license and proof of Flower Mound residency. For more information, call 972.874.6300.
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By Cindy Richter, IRIS Dallas, TX Home Stager
(Interior Motiv Home Staging)
Flower Mound's Lakeside Business District was recently featured in the Dallas Business Journal, which noted the rapid growth of the 226-acre business park. The article made mention of the 85 acre, 1.8 million square feet of business space which is being developed by Seefried Properties and Cousins Properties.  The two companies recently announced that Home Depot Supply signed a lease for almost half of the space in the first 750,000-square-foot building, and several developers have expressed interest in purchasing the remaining land in the district. In addition to the Lakeside Business District's booming development, the Dallas Business Journal noted other properties under development in Flower Mound including Cornerstone Park, Lakeside Commerce Center, and the 11-acre Gemmy Corporation...
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By Cindy Richter, IRIS Dallas, TX Home Stager
(Interior Motiv Home Staging)
FMPD Participating in Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP)The Flower Mound Police Department will conduct a focused traffic enforcement program from May 21 to June 3 in order to enforce the State's DWI, occupant protection, and speeding laws during the Memorial Day holiday. The grant-funded program will allow additional Police Officers to patrol for impaired drivers and occupant protection violations during this stretch of time.The time period for this campaign was selected because of the increased number of violations and accidents that historically occur during the Memorial Day holiday. The Flower Mound Police Department would like to remind residents that following posted speed limits, wearing seatbelts, and not driving under the influence saves lives
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By Leigh Bates, The Trinity Group
(Atlantic & Pacific Real Estate)
Welcome Home to Stone Hill Farms Located in Flower Mound, Texas, Southeast Denton County! Just ask the Residents of Stone Hill Farms and you will quickly find out why you would want to call this home. The Neighborhood is located in Northern Flower Mound, bordering Highland Village and Lewisville. Community Amenities Include: pool, multiple parks, children's playground and soccer fields.Conveniently located to 135 and FM 2499 with easy access to DFW Airport, Denton, and Downtown Dallas and Fort Worth.Children attend Highly Rated Lewisville ISDPrairie Trail ElementaryLamar MiddleMarcus High SchoolView AerialMap Stone Hill Farms BuildersDR HortonLennarDiamondEngleFor Homeowner Information visit http://www.shfhoa.orgFor Information on homes for sale in Stone Hill Farms please send Leigh and...
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By Cindy Richter, IRIS Dallas, TX Home Stager
(Interior Motiv Home Staging)
Flower Mound to Honor Heroes on Memorial DayMemorial Day is a special opportunity to honor members of America's armed forces who have lost their lives during time of war.  It is an occasion to mark the graves of the brave soldiers who gave their lives for our country, pay our respects, and give thanks for their sacrifice.  The known graves of these fallen soldiers will be marked with American flags at the Flower Mound Cemetery, 1501 Flower Mound Road (next to the Flower Mound Presbyterian Church), the Shiloh Cemetery, 6500 Cross Timbers Road (next to the Shiloh Church), and Chinn Chapel Cemetery, one mile north of the intersection of Chinn Chapel Road and FM 407. The flags will be placed at the cemeteries by the Flower Mound High School ROTC, Cub Scout Pack 290, and Boy Scout Troop 451 ...
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By Cindy Richter, IRIS Dallas, TX Home Stager
(Interior Motiv Home Staging)
Flower Mound, TX launches Activity Center Webpage Town Launches Community Activity Center WebpageThe Town of Flower Mound recently launched a special webpage on its website dedicated solely to the Community Activity Center. Located at www.flower-mound.com/cac, the CAC section can be accessed by selecting Community Activity Center under the "Information" tab.Visitors may access this site to keep up-to-date on the progress of the center, as well as see current construction photos, a live web cam, history of the project, and a listing of amenities and activities that they will be available to enjoy.
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By Leigh Bates, The Trinity Group
(Atlantic & Pacific Real Estate)
Bakers Branch Estates, Flower Mound, TexasNeighborhood Block PartySunday, May 20th, 4:00 to 7:00Cilantro & Cinnamonplease RSVP to activities@bakersbranchhoa.comTo Find out More about Bakers Branch Visit www.bakersbranchhoa.comFor Information on Denton County Real Estate, Homes Available for Sale in Bakers Branch Estates please contact Leigh Bates or visit www.leighbates.com.Visit www.dfwmarketsnapshot for a FREE Market update.
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By Leigh Bates, The Trinity Group
(Atlantic & Pacific Real Estate)
Flower Mound Texas made National News following two storms causing wind damage to homes and properties across the town.The first storm was categorized as an FO tornado by the National Weather Service and the second storm produced extreme straight-line winds.Town officials opened the Emergency Operations Center in the midst of the first event and EOC personnel were placed on stand-by for the second severe weather episode. In addition, the public works department and other town personnel such as the parks department and emergency management worked to ensure that debris was cleaned up and removed as quickly as possible.In response to the damage caused by these events, the town has initiated a two stage severe storm clean up program.The first stage of the clean up process involved immediate...
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By Cindy Richter, IRIS Dallas, TX Home Stager
(Interior Motiv Home Staging)
Juvenile Curfew Violation Crackdown Stepping up enforcement of the Town's Curfew Ordinance, the Flower Mound Police Department has initiated a Curfew Ordinance Enforcement Program. Due to a high number of juvenile-related crimes documented during the holiday season and a continued increase in the number of juvenile offenses, the department is taking a zero tolerance approach to this issue. As a component of the Curfew Program, the Police Department will dedicate police officers to focus on curfew offenses and related juvenile crimes as a part of the program. Curfew hours for those ages 16 and below and are effective between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and 12:01 a.m. to 6 a.m. Friday and Saturday. The curfew enforcement initiative will continue indefinitely until complianc...
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By Cindy Richter, IRIS Dallas, TX Home Stager
(Interior Motiv Home Staging)
Town Launches Community Activity Center WebpageThe Town of Flower Mound recently launched a special webpage on its website dedicated solely to the Community Activity Center. Located at www.flower-mound.com/cac, the CAC section can be accessed by selecting Community Activity Center under the "Information" tab.Visitors may access this site to keep up-to-date on the progress of the center, as well as see current construction photos, a live web cam, history of the project, and a listing of amenities and activities that they will be available to enjoy.
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By Leigh Bates, The Trinity Group
(Atlantic & Pacific Real Estate)
Adopt-A-Spot ProgramKeep Flower Mound Beautiful would like to encourage residents to participate in the Adopt-A-Spot Program. Individuals, Group, or Families, can adopt a street, trail, park or stream to ensure Flower Mound remains a beautiful place to live. Volunteers in this program commit to a one year agreement, and are involved in activities such as litter removal, cleaning of playground equipment and water monitoring. Keep Flower Mound Beautiful is a 501(c)3 organization, whose mission is "effectively partner with Flower Mound citizens to beautify the community and preserve our unique environment."For more Information, or to make a tax deductible donation, please call 972-874-6333 or email kfmb@flower-mound.com.For Information on Flower Mound Real Estate visit www.leighbates.com 
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