Arlington, Texas 0000

TYPE: Master Planned Community
PRICE: $270s - $1M+

Created and Implemented by Huffines Communities in 2005, sold in 2015

Established a PID, TIRZ and an MMD

  • 2,300 acres – 1,100 acres are lakes and open space
  • 3,500 single family homes, attached and detached
  • Largest MPC in the U.S. Stated in 2010
  • 100+ acres of retail and multifamily
  • Proposed town center with shops and restaurants
  • On-site multi-level elementary school joint-designed with HEB ISD and Huffines
  • 404 permit from the Corp of Engineers that included a large island which took 3 years
  • Sold in 2015 for over $130M
  • Awards:
    • Dallas Business Journal 2011 – Best Deal Announced
    • McSam 2012 – Best Future Master Planned Community
  • Amenities:
    • Multiple parks and playgrounds
    • Walking and Biking Trails
    • Tennis Courts
    • Sailing Center
    • Sand Volleyball Courts
    • Beach
    • Canoe & Kayak Launch
    • Viridian Lake Club amenity center
    • Event & Conference Center
    • Dog Park
    • Golf Course
  • Home to historic Birds Fort where the treaty with North Texas Indians was signed.
  • Certified Gold Signature Sanctuary, Viridian is one of the only master planned communities in Texas designed to meet Audubon Gold Signature Standards. The certification is awarded only to new developments that are not only designed and constructed but also maintained according to Audubon International’s standards for planning and environmental stewardship.