Lewisville, TX is one of the fastest growing communities in the Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex. It’s is located near Lewisville Lake—a recreational hub of activity for the area. The city offers a variety of art, culture, and recreational opportunities as well. When you buy a home in Lewisville, you can put yourself at the heart of it all. The community is also home to one of the most recognized school districts in Texas! Start shopping for Lewisville homes for sale.
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If you love to spend time outdoors and on the water, then you will love life in Lewisville. The city is located on the shores of Lewisville Lake, what has become a recreational hub of the Dallas-Fort Worth area. The city makes the most of this with a variety of art, culture and recreational opportunities. By investing in real estate in Lewisville, you can put yourself at the heart of it all.
With a population of 95,290, according to the 2010 U.S. Census, Lewisville has more than 39,967 housing units. Lewisville Valley, Indian Oaks Addition, Valley Vista Estates, Vista Ridge Estates, and Westwood Estates are just a few of the neighborhoods developed near community schools.
One benefit of shopping for a home in Lewisville is the fact that real estate options here are quite varied. Luxury buyers will find plenty of estate properties to fit their needs, but the area also offers affordable properties that are perfect for the first-time buyer. If you want a newly built home, you'll find several new developments in and around the community. Town homes and condos are also available here for those who want or need the low-maintenance lifestyle and affordability of these types of properties. A few neighborhoods even sit directly on the lake or one of the community's golf courses, offering a bit of additional luxury and exceptional views. Browse the newest real estate listings in Lewisville, TX.
One of the benefits of looking for a home in Lewisville is the community's exceptional schools. Several of the schools have high ratings, including Lewisville High School, Mcauliffe Elementary School and Creekside Elementary School. Students receive a well-rounded education from staff that is dedicated to their communities when they live in Lewisville. The majority of Lewisville students attend the Lewisville Independent School District. This district is a recognized on the federal and state levels for providing an outstanding educational system. Thirty-eight of the district’s schools have earned an Exemplary rating and 20 schools have earned the Recognized rating by the Texas Education Agency. The district has six National Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence—the highest designation a school can earn from the U.S. Department of Education. Find homes in Lewisville by school district.
Lewisville's location means that the employment options in the entire Dallas/Fort Worth Metro area are a possibility, but the city itself has several employers. Top employers are finance companies JPMorgan Chase and NationStar Mortgage. You'll also find Sysco, Meadowbrook Meat Company and Fleming Companies all have opportunities in the area. Lewisville’s city government has invested in economic development and it has paid off with area jobs, which makes the local economy diverse and strong.
No matter where you live in Lewisville, you can certainly enjoy the lakeside lifestyle. The city is close to some of the lake's 233 miles of shoreline, and residents are often found on the water fishing, boating or enjoying other water activities. Whether you spend your mornings in search of a bass or catfish or take your kids to play at a lakefront playground or swimming beach, you will find the recreational opportunities to be nearly limitless. Lewisville is also home to the LLELA Nature Preserve, a 2,000 acre area of wilderness in the heart of the city. This is the ideal place to get away from it all and see what the native ecosystem was like before the city settled in. Ongoing research helps preserve the local flora and fauna as the cities continue to expand.
If spending time in nature or on the water is not your thing, don't worry. Lewisville offers exceptional entertainment away from the natural areas as well. The city is home to the Medical Center of Lewisville Grand Theater, or the MCL Grand, which has been named the best events venue in Denton County. This popular area attraction hosts concerts, children's programs and exhibits all year long. Award-winning libraries are also found in Lewisville.
Away from the activities of Lewisville Lake, the city is in the center of the Northern Golf Corridor of the Dallas / Fort Worth area. Within the city limits is the Haney Golf Ranch at Vista Ridge and Timbercreek Golf Center. Just south of the city limits is Lakes at Castle Hills, a Jay Morrish-designed course. Near Lewisville Lake are two more courses, Lake Park Golf Course and Lake Park Executive Course.
Lewisville’s heart of the city is Old Town Station. The centerpiece is the Medical Center of Lewisville, known as the MCL Grand. This center is a performing arts hub where the community gathers for events, movies, concerts and festivals. A local newspaper—The Flower Mound Connection, called the MCL Grand the best events venue in Denton County.
When you're ready to start your search for homes for sale in Lewisville, contact our team at RE/MAX DFW Associates—we are ready to get you started!