If you’re looking for an exclusive, luxury community near Dallas, the neighborhoods of Plano’s Willow Bend area are an excellent choice. Buyers will discover a wide array of luxury homes to choose from in this area.

In addition to offering buyers excellent amenities, the Willow Bend area of Plano, TX, also offers home buyers the chance to select from many property types. Many neighborhoods feature spacious five-bedroom homes for sale. Others who need less room will appreciate the selection of four-bedroom homes for sale.

Developments include Windhaven Farm, Lakeside on Preston, The Fairways of Gleneagles, King’s Court, Pebble Brook, The Meadows, Willow Bend Estates, Willow Bend Polo Estates, The Creeks of Willow Bend, and Willow Bend Country to name a few.

For example, The Enclave offers gated properties in Willow Bend. This development has a guarded, gated entrance to provide security to its residents. Other popular neighborhoods, like Kings Court and Pebble Brook, offer luxurious estates for buyers who need something classy, while some of the newer subdivisions also offer eco-friendly properties.

The Willow Bend area has many amenities, including The Shops at Willow Bend, The Shops at Legacy, the Arbor Hills Nature Preserve, the Tom Muehlenbeck Recreation Center, and Presbyterian Hospital of Plano.

Willow Bend is also situated near the Dallas North Tollway, as well as being close to the President George Bush Turnpike for easy access to Interstate 35 and DFW Airport, and US 75.

Additionally, Willow Bend is close to the major corporations of the Dallas North Tollway corridor, such as EDS, JC Penney, Dr. Pepper Snapple Group, Frito Lay, and Cinemark, as well as dozens of other companies.

Buyers will find a great selection of luxurious homes to choose from with varying styles. Willow Bend is known for its custom homes built by quality home builders, and neighborhood amenities such as walking trails, playgrounds and open green areas. Located at the center of the community, The Gleneagles Country Club offers ideal golf real estate.

The area is served by excellent public schools, including Brinker and Centennial Elementary Schools, Renner Middle School, Shepton High School, and Plano West Senior High School. Also located nearby are several private schools, including Prestonwood Christian Academy, Prince of Peace Catholic School, Prince of Peace Christian School, and Trinity Christian Academy.

The University of Dallas has a branch in Plano less than two miles from the Willow Bend neighborhoods. Southern Methodist University and Collin County Community College are two other options for those who wish to pursue higher education. Both have campuses that are just a short drive or walk from homes in the area.

And the greater Plano area – of which Willow Bend is a part – was ranked as America’s safest small city by Forbes magazine in 2010, and continues to enjoy one of the lowest violent crime rates in the nation.

If you want to live amidst charming scenery, luscious landscaping, in a community that offers some of the finest homes in the Dallas area, as well as easy access to luxury shopping, exclusive restaurants and eco-friendly recreation, Willow Bend is an excellent choice.

Realtor Debbie Murray, Broker-Associate with Allie Beth Allman and Associates, is a Willow Bend homes for sale specialist and can help you find the ideal home in any Willow Bend community. Call her at 214-558-1004 or visit DebbieMurray.com.