Flower Mound Homes for Sale
Picturesque Master Planned Community
Yes, There Really is a Mound
Newcomers often ask about "the mound"... Yes there really is a flower mound. The town derived its name in the 1840's due to the unusual amount of wild flowers that grow on the 12 acre hill even to this day. You can still see part of that mound, along with much more of the city's pastoral nature and rolling hills. They've been preserved by a forward thinking community that monitors zoning and density closely despite the rapid growth. A picturesque area, parts of the city retain pastures of grazing horses surrounded by residential neighborhoods.
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Master Planned Community
Flower Mound is located in Denton County, just 22 miles northwest of downtown Dallas and only 10 miles north of Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. The city continues to be one of the faster growing cities in the area. But the growth has been well managed by the city's master plan outlining how the 46 square miles that make up the city are used.
Walking and jogging trails connecting neighborhoods to parks and amenities have been written into the land use plan. Still a picturesque area, the city retains pastures of grazing horses surrounded by residential neighborhoods. Money Magazine ranked Flower Mound the "Number One Place to Live in Texas", while BusinessWeek.com listed Flower Mound as one of the Top 25 Best Affordable U.S. Suburbs.
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Flower Mound's Award Winning Outdoor Activities
City Planners developed the Master Planned town around 30 miles of bike trails and almost 550 acres of park land. The U.S. Department of the Interior honored the city with the "Enjoy Outdoor America" award for the town's use of open space. The many lakes in the area make water recreation a way of life. The Lake Grapevine and Lake Lewisville area, of which Flower Mound is a part, is blessed with heavily wooded hills, panoramic views, and an abundance of creeks and shorelines offering unlimited recreational and leisure activities.
Additionally, the city's Community Activity Center offers fun in the form of an outdoor water park, an indoor pool, a fitness track plus cardio and weight training equipment, exercise classes and personal training. Tour 18 and Bridlewood Golf Club, both nationally-recognized golf courses, are easily accessible to residents.
So Much to Do
Flower Mound Activities
Cultural Arts in the city include The Flower Mound Performing Arts Theatre, which also offers youth educational programs. Residents also enjoy The Flower Mound Chamber Orchestra . Offering shopping of all kinds, from boutique to big box, Flower Mound has something for everyone.
Schools Draw Home Buyers to Flower Mound
Home buyers looking for real estate in Flower Mound find a low tax rate, safe neighborhoods and the quality school districts of Lewisville ISD, Coppell ISD, Denton ISD and the Northwest ISD.
Homes for Sale in Flower Mound
If you've read this far you're probably deep into research on Flower Mound homes for sale and living in the city of Flower Mound. From luxury estates to homes with acreage (and horses!), Flower Mound provides home styles and price ranges for nearly everyone.
I hope you'll reach out to me with any questions you may have about a move to the Dallas-Ft. Worth area in general and Flower Mound specifically. I've been in the real estate business in and around Flower Mound since 1989, and I'm always happy to share what I've learned and to help you make your move to Flower Mound the best it can be for you and your family.
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