You could say “banks are a dime a dozen”…

 You could say “banks are a dime a dozen”…  Not Farmers Bank & Trust  A rare gem, Farmers Bank & Trust was chartered in 1906 in Magnolia, Arkansas. The majority of the bank ownership still resides in Magnolia and are descendants of the original founders. In fact, in January 2017, the fifth generation of a founding family assumed the role…

The Green Efficiencies of Home

From solar, wind and geothermal energy for your home to green roofs and roof gardens, there are ever-increasing ways of making your home, new or old, more energy-efficient.

The Red Gate Inn

The slogan at Red Gate Inn is “Come as guests, leave as friends." And, indeed, you will. Part of any experience involves not just where you are and what surrounds you, but, probably even more importantly, who surrounds you. The Red Gate Inn is the epitome of what you would expect in a bed and breakfast. Like the historic downtown McKinney area…

Your Happy Place Awaits!

This stunning, custom home in the Hills at Mallard Lakes offers all you need to make a house a warm, beautiful home.  Inside, there is enough to make you fall in love, and the pool-sized backyard and patio look over an oversized greenbelt.  

Prosper’s New Town Hall

You can’t help but admire the beauty of the new Prosper Town Hall. The traditional architecture will endure many years as a structure that is indicative of its importance to the community it serves.

Comfort, Beauty, Style—Welcome Home!

 Article Tom Bridges | Photography Christie Connell  One of the many advantages of historic Texas neighborhoods is the quaint, relaxing atmosphere of places like downtown McKinney. As you enter neighborhood streets, shaded by massive sycamore trees, you can almost feel the pace of life slow down. The wraparound porch beckons you to grab a cold drink and relax while waving to…

David Yowell Custom Homes

 Article Tom Bridges, Staff Writer | Photography Christie Connell, Azure Photography  High quality materials combined with a superior fit and finish will provide you with a home that is pleasing to the eye, an investment that brings you a return, and the place that you call home is truly your home.  This three-story home is a transitional design focusing on…

Be the ‘King of the Hill’

 Article Tom Bridges | Photography Christie Connell, Azure Photography  This majestic French custom home designed by Warren Wilke has an equally attractive contrasting transitional interior. Perched atop a hill and located on a corner lot in Brookside of Winding Creek, you enter a home built with great detail. Immediately, the patterned inlay floor captures your attention. The groined vault raised…