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Oct 22, 2013 5:30AM

I've lived in Frisco since 1994 when we had 6,500 people and one stoplight.  There has not been one single case of a blood test coming back with unsafe levels of lead in a person's body.  There has not been one single confirmed case of any illness that had anything to do with Exide.  Do your own homework before you consider moving anywhere - don't just read someone's slanted opinions and make up your mind.  My husband, three sons and I love Frisco and aren't going anywhere anytime soon.  It's been a joy to watch Frisco grow, the schools are fantastic, and there are parks and bike trails all over the place.  We have very little crime and an attentive police force and fire department.  It just doens't get much better than Frisco, Texas!

Jul 26, 2012 1:54PM
this article is BS...they are averaging from the year 2000, and the numbers are deceptive when you account for the last few years and the economic bust. Shame on MSN.
May 20, 2012 6:48AM
You couldn't pay me to live in Port St. Lousy. It's urban sprawl at it's worse. Traffic is terrible. I cringe everytime I have to drive on US1 or PSL Blvd. What port? There isn't one. The ports are in Stuart and Fort Pierce.
Feb 9, 2012 11:49AM
Henderson Nevada looks like an awful place to live. Unfortunately, it looks like most of what has become a very homogenized looking country. Subdivisions and apartment complexes surrounding a strip mall. You could go from Atlanta, to Dallas to Phoenix and it would all look the same. By the way, why is it that most of these towns are in states that just experienced a real estate bust?
Feb 9, 2012 9:28AM

the city of pflugerville grew nearly 200% from 2000 to 2010 census

16335 in 2000 census and 46,936 in the 2010 census

pflugerville is next to round rock so one wonders how it was missed.


but like most items  on msn and realtor they never get the facts actually right


Feb 9, 2012 9:03AM

who the F#%K wrote this?




is this a joke? henderson is in nevada. reno/sparks are in nevada.


i have a home in nevada. lost over $100,000. know others who have lost more.


i lost my job (the same job that allowed me to buy a house in sparks) in sparks & vegas.


what a joke.

Feb 9, 2012 4:33AM
We have lived in Frisco, Texas for the past 12 years, owned three different homes, and now have 2 rentals and our personal residence.  It is a wonderful city.  We have watched the growth go through the roof, yet without jeopardizing city amenities or quaintness.  My real estate company has flourished.  It is a real joy being a part of the families of Frisco.  My wife is an elementary school principal, so we're connected in business as well as education.  "Come on down!" (Kurt Stratton, Broker/Owner, Stratton Group Realtors, LLC).
Feb 9, 2012 2:43AM
been there a dozen times the last year----VERY small town-ish feel!!! good vibes there!  LOTS and LOTS of empty lots!!   HOWEVER------for commerce/retail  cc-ers go over/into ft meyers...seems cc is basically for living and fm is for shoping---------like 1/2 the populace rent housing for the 'season'---there are tons of rentals...and this year there are STILL tons of rentals---the 'birds' just didnt make the trip this year????
Nov 8, 2010 8:33PM
What a misleading article.

The vast majority of these fast-growing "cities" are mere exurbs of major sun-belt metropoles like Miami, Dallas, and Los Angeles. 

As poster National Negotiators mentioned before me: what goes up MUST come down.  Growth in these "communities" comes at the expense of other communities within the same metropolitan area.  This is not good sign; it's actually the effect of the bad urban policies we have in America.  People and businesses leave older, established communities, which then lose their tax base, and become urban (or suburban) wastelands.  It's a system that keeps repeating itself, and is such a waste of land and resources.

The folks that write these articles have absolutely NO knowledge on housing, transport, and urban issues.

Nov 1, 2010 9:50AM

Port St. Lucie sounds great except directions are a little off.

Last time I was there it was about 2 hours NORTH of Ft. Lauderdale.

Rambo 2 is right......if south would really be water front property.

Nov 1, 2010 8:41AM
Phoenix ,Az is a Great place to invest in Business. alot of room for new Ventures, State Tax , Property Tax is still affordable. I would say if any Investor wants to invest . Come to Arizona.Hot
Nov 1, 2010 8:38AM
Ah yes but if you are moving to Frisco you might what to research what we long time residents are now finding out. For years Exide , a battery recycling plant has been releasing unsafe amounts of lead into our air. USA Today broke it to us and the city peddling fast. They are offering blood test and have told us that with in a two mile range of the plant do not open your windows.
Oct 23, 2010 10:01AM
But if you live in Frisco you have to root for the Cowdogs!
Oct 23, 2010 9:44AM

Why in texas?... really? when i first looked at im thinkin wow possible cool  fruitful, relocate? what ? media controls masses of sheep? baaaa


Oct 23, 2010 9:33AM
Fastest growing city?  I always thought it was Dublin....'cuz it is always doublin'.....
Oct 23, 2010 6:54AM
dang this is hard     fox msn  do not want to print anything    they think they are 007    secret agent man   lol
Oct 23, 2010 6:53AM
How can Fox News be #1   and be so darn good     and Fox Sports be so bad and awful?  They really need help, but don't want to be contacted. For them, no News is good News.  They cover for each other. Don't want upper managment to know what is going on. They must be awful also because they are clueless.    mike    not so hard is it?
Oct 20, 2010 11:30AM
my town hasn't grown in 20 years and i like that.
Oct 20, 2010 11:00AM
Interesting that, according to this article, Port St. Lucie is both 2 hours south of Orlando and 2 hrs south of Ft. Lauderdale. (That's what I call OCEANFRONT PROPERTY!)  LOL!
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