Are you looking for that ‘small town’ feel while still being close to the services and amenities offered from the Dallas suburbs? Do you want your children to grow up with a keen sense of value and pride? Where can you find a rich community thriving within a beautiful city? Look no further and come to Melissa,TX!
While remembering and honoring our past, embracing small town charm and sensibilities, we have positioned ourselves for quality and managed growth in the coming years. As a result, some of the area's finest homebuilders and developers have settled here. Builders and buyers alike see the potential and appreciate the forward looking vision of our City leaders to, “Leverage our community spirit, our passion for service and our beauty to grow a unique community that welcomes your future with us.”
Recently named the #6 Most Successful City in Texas by Zippia.com, Melissa offers a great quality of life for young professionals, families, empty nesters, alike with 14 current subdivisions and more homes being added regularly by some of the most trusted homebuilders in the market. Melissa has a median age of 30 and was rated as one of the top 5 cities in DFW for young home buyers by Nerd Wallet. The average single-family home value for 2017 was $264,593 at a competitive tax rate. Melissa offers a great community for young families and is home to the recognized Melissa ISD and whether it is through organized athletics, youth activities, or one of the various churches in the City, there is something for everyone to be a part of in this active and growing community.
The following list of available communities or those coming soon in 2018 & 2019, however with development continuing at a steady pace and more subdivisions on the horizon, be sure to check back often to learn more about the great neighborhood options for LIVING IN MELISSA.
For those looking for a place to settle down, that offers small-town charm and big-city conveniences, Melissa, Texas has it all. A community focused on family and education but close to everything you need, it offers that desirable balance of the best of both worlds. Now, with the new HISTORYMAKER Homes development of Auburndale, there's an even more attractive reason to make Melissa your new place to call home. Auburndale homes provide value and choice for your money. For first-time home buyers with children, the additional amenities such as our tot lot, splash pad and covered pavilion, afford families recreational options right in the neighborhood.
Auburndale has much to offer for families looking to purchase a first home. If the nostalgia of small-town sensibilities, a suburban lifestyle and the appeal of a new home are what you are looking for, be sure to see what this new development can offer you.
Learn more about the new community of Auburndale
Berry Farms is a residential community located in Melissa, Texas. Its location affords the comforts of country living, yet remains conveniently close to Melissa, McKinney, and many other surrounding towns and cities. For those with children, Melissa ISD supports bus transportation to the Berry Farms subdivision.â‹
Homes have city water, discrete buried electric service, LPG tanks on select lots, and aerobic septic systems on all lots.â‹
There is a local park and pavilion with a self-contained small walking track that borders the neighborhood. Residents and families of the Berry Farms community represent all age groups and many different walks of life.
The Berry Farms POA seeks to help preserve the natural, open, country-like atmosphere found in the area.
To learn more visit The Berry Farms Property Owners Association website.
Coming soon! Brookside is a new residential community located 35 miles north of downtown Dallas near the intersection of State Highway 121/Sam Rayburn and Milrany Lane in the City of Melissa.
Now pre-selling new homes from the $270's to $380's through the nearby Willow Wood location in McKinney.
Learn more about this new community by Bloomfield Homes.
Country Ridge is a beautiful master-planned community in Melissa, Texas, located just east of US 75 (exit 46). Featuring large (1 to 7-acre) wooded lots, rolling hills, and the security of a gated community, Country Ridge combines the comfort and relaxation of country living with convenient access to the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex.
To learn more visit The Country Ridge website.
Creek Crossing is a new Melissa neighborhood just west of Hunters Creek and south of the expanded North Creek in the north part of the city. Offering flexible new home designs that will fit family focused lifestyle.
Great access from Hwy 75 and Hwy 121 (Sam Rayburn) from Highway 5, Highway 121, and the Outer Loop. Just 10 minutes from downtown McKinney and a short drive 20 minute drive to the the Fairview Town Center and the Village at Allen. Creek Crossing is in the acclaimed Melissa ISD schools.
Hunter's Creek in Melissa, just past McKinney (only 7 minutes away) is close to everything in the city but with a quiet small town country charm. Affordable homes are just 5 minutes to 75 Central and Hwy 121 N. Easy access to Sherman, McKinney, Allen, Plano, and Richardson.
Learn more about Hunters Creek a Shaddock Development
Hunter's Ridge is an established community located just off Hwy 75 and just minutes from McKinney and Dallas area conveniences.
The community offers amenities including a park, community pool and hike and bike trails.
Learn more about Hunter's Ridge at the Community website.
Discover the welcoming community of Liberty, where small-town traditions are a way of life and stargazing with your neighbors is a nightly occurrence. Homes starting in the low $300s.
Liberty is a tightly knit community within a convenient commute to Dallas, McKinney, and everywhere in between. Located just minutes north of the Dallas city limits, Melissa offers residents the advantages of the nearby city without sacrificing the charm of a small town.
From daily walks around the park to spontaneous gatherings at the pavilion, it’s easy to see why life is more relaxed and uncomplicated here. Keep the hustle and bustle of the big city at arm’s length, and experience all that life at Liberty has to offer.
Additional information on this community is available here.
Magnolia Ridge is located North of Milrany Road and Hwy 121 and mostly features large homes that are very reasonably priced. Built between 2016 and 2017, homes in Magnolia Ridge are 3,200 square feet on average and typically have four bedrooms and four bathrooms. Homes in this neighborhood typically sit on quarter-acre lots.
Sumeer Homes is the primary builder.
Future residential community coming soon to Melissa!
Master-Planned living in Melissa, Texas - create the perfect balance between home, family and life at North Creek in Melissa, Texas. One of Dallas-Fort Worth’s finest master-planned communities located just ten minutes north of the historic downtown McKinney Square. North Creek offers a wide range of home styles, lifestyle and fun for the whole family. With Neighborhoods and homes of superior quality, acclaimed Melissa ISD schools and a beautiful future amenity center, North Creek features something for everyone.
North Creek is located on the north side of Sam Rayburn Highway 121 and offers easy access to Central Expressway (State Highway 75) leading to all other major thoroughfares and entertainment venues within the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area.
Learn more about North Creek Living on their website.
Trails of Melissa
Trails of Melissa is a quaint, quiet and family-oriented community nestled in the City of Melissa. Residents enjoy a relaxed family lifestyle surrounded by beautiful tress, two Gazebos and children's playground. Trails of Melissa is conveniently located right off of Highway 121.
Villages of Melissa
The Villages of Melissa offers an array of activities for the entire family. This community is a wonderful place to live, relax and call home. There are many historical, cultural, and recreational entertainment opportunities nearby. The children of the Villages of Melissa have the opportunity to a attend school in the Melissa Independent School District. The natural beauty of the Villages of Melissa, mixed with close proximity to shopping and dining establishments, makes this a much sought after neighborhood in Melissa, Texas.
Amenities include a playground, park, community pool, and cabana. Melissa, Texas is 7 miles northeast of McKinney. The Villages of Melissa is on Fannin Rd between Hwy 75 (Central Expressway) and State Hwy 5.