Why you'd want to live in Prosper
Located in both Collin and Denton counties, the affluent suburb known as Prosper, Texas is a great place to buy a home in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area. Home to around 16,000 residents, Prosper is 10 miles northwest of McKinney near State Highway 289. Originally a stop in Elm Valley on the St. Louis, San Francisco and Texas Railway, Prosper was built in 1902 and incorporated in 1914. Prosper is north of Dallas, Texas, just 32 miles from the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport and 14 miles from the Collin County Regional Airport. Downtown Dallas is within 35 miles of Prosper and Fort Worth is only 55 miles away. Comprised of 27 square miles, Prosper has a median single-family home price around $426,000. However, there are homes of varying ages, sizes and architectural styles so the price range of homes for sale in Prosper is equally diverse. You can find an older 1,000 square foot, 3 bedroom home for around $80,000. You can also find a 10,000 square foot, 5 bedroom home with a 3 acre lot for $2.4 million. The broad price range affords prospective homebuyers impressive and diverse housing options. If you would like more information regarding homes for sale in Prosper, Texas, or you have questions regarding other real estate options in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area, please feel free to contact us today.