If you are looking for a home in Texas that is close to all the activity but not in the middle of it all, check out the town of Frisco TX. Settled in 1860, the town lies just 20 minutes from downtown Dallas. It was the main route for many cattle drives moving through the area from Austin. You can see the many beautiful statues depicting the old west cattles drives along many streets in Frisco. Today the area is a suburb of Dallas and has a population as of the 2010 census of 116,989 residents. There are many local attractions in town and plenty of industry to keep the economy going strong in the area.
Parks and Recreation
As you are checking out all the local properties, take a look at the parks and recreation areas too. There are a number of parks available in town including Central Park, the Commons, B F Phillips Community Park and the Harold Bacchus Community Park as well as several splash parks for hot days. There are also a number of local hiking and biking trails for you to enjoy. The town also includes batting cages and baseball diamonds as well as sponsoring youth and adult recreational activities.
Here are just a few of the many things you can do in town. Take in a ballgame at the Dr. Pepper Ballpark or watch a soccer game at the local soccer complex. You can also do some go-cart racing at the Pole Position Raceway, visit the Heritage Museum, check out the Discovery Center, visit The Museum of the American Railroad or check out the Texas Sculpture Garden.
There is plenty to see and do in town, but if you want more, here are several local events you can attend. Take part in the local farmers market or attend the music in the square night. There is also events such live stage performances, Christmas in the Square, the Freedom Festival, the Weekend Roundup and more. Remember, you are also within a short drive to many professional sports arenas like the Ballpark in Arlington, home of the Texas Rangers baseball team or the AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys football team. You will find plenty to keep you busy here.
When you are ready to purchase real estate in your new hometown, contact the Milstead Team. They know the local market and can help you get the best deal on your new home. Contact them at http://www.themilsteadteam.com/ for more information on the local real estate.