These two suburbs are highlighted by Lake Lewisville and a proximity to Dallas and Fort Worth.

Living in Lewisville or Flower Mound, Texas, puts active adults right in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. These charming suburbs are located about 30 minutes north of Dallas via Interstate 35 and about 45 minutes northeast of Fort Worth via Highway 121. Active adults are just a quick drive from the culture, sports, and arts in Dallas or Fort Worth.

However, there’s plenty of fun to experience right in Lewisville and Flower Mound. Located just eight miles from each other, these vibrant cities offer residents a world of entertainment, from the Highland Village Balloon Festival to the Lebanese Food Festival and free outdoor concerts during the summer.

Flower Mound and Lewisville are also located near scenic Lake Grapevine and Lewisville Lake, putting outdoor enthusiasts in proximity to boating, fishing, and watersports.

Whether active adults want to retire near family in Dallas-Fort Worth or live close enough to experience the big city’s energy and excitement, they can discover their ideal home in Lewisville or Flower Mound. Keep reading to learn more about Texas homes for sale in these friendly and welcoming communities.   

Villas at Rockbrook – Lewisville

High $300s - Mid $400s

Many active adults seeking homes for sale in Texas desire a low-maintenance lifestyle. Villas at Rockbrook, a new gated community in Lewisville, allows residents to live their best life without worrying about upkeep. A homeowners’ association fee covers exterior maintenance plus lawn care, giving residents more time to pursue their favorite pastimes.

This amenity-packed community includes a clubhouse with a multi-purpose room, multiple walking paths, a dog park, a fitness center, and an arts and crafts room. Residents who want to make the most of a beautiful day can take a dip in the luxurious outdoor pool or stroll alongside the community’s scenic pond.

With only 66 single-family homes slated for this community, neighbors can get to know each other by name and form meaningful friendships.

Active adult homebuyers can browse floor plans that provide 1,447 to 2,129 square feet with one or two bedrooms. No matter what style they choose, all residents enjoy spacious first-floor master suites with an open layout, covered entries, and covered patios.

Orchard Flower – Flower Mound

Low $400s - High $400s

Situated in Flower Mound, Orchard Flower blooms with beauty. This new active adult community features private streets and homes designed with architectural finesse.

Active adult homebuyers looking for Texas homes for sale are delighted by the design elements and artisan touches found among the 98 homes in Orchard Flower.

Homes feature intricate brick detailing, elegant exterior shutters, vaulted ceilings, and entertainment-ready kitchens. Grenadier Homes designed the residences with spacious back patios, inviting residents to savor a peaceful Texas evening outdoors.

An inviting community center serves as this 55+ community’s social hub. Homeowners can stick to their fitness routine at a well-equipped fitness center, get in some laps at the outdoor pool, or simply relax with a good book at the outdoor patio. With walking and biking trails that wind through the community, active adults can enjoy picturesque views when they take a morning jog or head out for an afternoon bike ride.

The Legends – Flower Mound

High $300s - Mid $400s

The Legends, a new 55+ community in Flower Mound, gives residents an exciting lineup of amenities in addition to beautiful home styles. Conveniently located near the Highlands of Flower Mound, a robust shopping center with stores such as SuperTarget, Stein Mart, and Bed Bath & Beyond, this active lifestyle community puts practically everything in reach for homeowners.

Upon completion, The Legends will be home to 91 single-family residences in an appealing variety of styles. Lennar Homes and Village Builders are designing this neighborhood with active adult homebuyers in mind.

Homes vary from 2,094 to 2,517 square feet, giving homeowners two bedrooms, a den, two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage. Desirable touches abound, from flowing, open floor plans to stainless steel appliances and energy-efficient construction that helps bring living costs down.

Life at The Legends offers plenty of opportunities for residents to mingle and stay engaged. Homeowners can take advantage of a 4,500 square-foot clubhouse that will serve as the heart of the community when it’s completed.

Residents can also gather with friends at the poolside patio or take a refreshing swim in the outdoor pool. With walking and biking trails winding through this scenic community, homeowners can get some exercise and fresh air while enjoying beautiful surroundings. A monthly fee covers lawn maintenance, so residents can spend more time pursuing the activities they love.