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Four Reasons to Consider Retiring Near Dallas

Posted on: December 29, 2020

Located just 20 minutes from Downtown Dallas, there is a new hometown where value meets lifestyle. Life at Wildcat Ranch in Crandall comes with many perks, such as proximity to a vibrant culture, enjoyable weather year-round, and endless opportunities for outdoor recreation. With an urban-suburban mix, the Dallas area has consistently been ranked as one of the best places to retire. Here are a few reasons to consider retiring near the “Big D”:

Plenty of Warmth and Sunshine Year-Round

Looking to escape the brutal winters or the rainy spring? Then Wildcat Ranch is calling your name! With a four-season lifestyle, the area still offers an enjoyable climate year-round, with average temperatures around the 50s in the winter and mid/high 80s in the summer. With 232 sunny days per year, there’s plenty of time to stay active and enjoy the outdoors.

Stay Active and Live Laid Back

Living at Wildcat Ranch means you can live “Life On Your Terms” and enjoy all of the fun and exciting things this region offers. For those who looking for an outdoor adventure, there are many lakes and natural preserve areas that are perfect for sailing, fishing, hiking, hunting, etc. Being in the Dallas area also means being able to play a round of golf at one of the best courses in the state. For arts and culture lovers, explore the wide range of incredible museums and galleries, experience the eclectic music scene, or relax with a good book at one of the numerous parks.

A Central Location

The best part about this Dallas suburb is that it’s just a short drive to everything you need from medical facilities to airports to sporting events. The Metroplex is home to some of the best medical facilities and several nationally ranked hospitals. With an international airport as the area’s central hub, this makes it easy to travel anywhere or even have friends and family come to visit. When they do come to visit, there are so many options for things to do, especially for sports fans as Dallas is home to several professional sports and college teams.

Affordable Cost of Living

This area ranks as one of the most affordable large metropolitan cities to live in. The state of Texas as a whole is generally affordable with the benefit of no state income tax. As the area continues to rapidly grow, more housing communities are starting to develop, just like Wildcat Ranch. With the area’s budget-friendly estate prices, it is easy to find a variety of housing options at an affordable cost. Among this variety, there is bound to be a place that fits your requirements and for you to call home.

You are invited to discover a master-planned community like no other in the heart of Kaufman County, Texas. Wildcat Ranch is a new hometown where value meets lifestyle with floorplans handcrafted for your needs and homes priced from the $200’s. Choose from three Award-Winning Home Builders to construct your dream home; Beazer Homes, Express Homes, and Lennar Homes. Each locally-known Builder will work with you to ensure your home meets all of your needs. The impressive Amenity Center offers parks, a Fitness Center, an expansive pool, tot lot and more, there is something for everyone. Let your furry friends run in the dog park. Miles of walking and biking trails weave through the neighborhood.

Now is the perfect time to discover “Life On Your Terms” at Wildcat Ranch. The Model Row Village is now open to tour! Join our interest list or stop by our Model Row to learn more about the three builders and life at Wildcat Ranch.

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