Ashton Woods The Farm in Allen

Ashton Woods Named Exclusive Townhome Builder in New Mixed-Use Development in Allen


ALLEN, TEXAS (January 13, 2022) — Ashton Woods, one of the nation’s largest private homebuilders, has announced its new community, Watters Edge at The Farm, in Allen, Texas with 112 homesites available as a part of The Farm in Allen – a 135-acre mixed-use development. The new community will offer homeowners a wide range of amenities all within walking distance of the community, located in one of the fastest-growing areas of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex.

“Watters Edge at The Farm offers numerous natural amenities that make it unique,” said Kara Dederick, vice president of sales for Ashton Woods Dallas division. “The community has everything a homeowner could want — from the wide-open spaces of the greenbelt and West Lake Park to restaurants, entertainment and shopping — all within walking distance of their homes.”

Watters Edge at The Farm is situated on the northeast corner of Alma Drive and Ridgeview Drive, a half-mile south of Sam Rayburn Tollway. Homeowners will be positioned in the heart of The Farm community, with easy access to multiple running, walking and biking paths. The Central District offers several restaurant and entertainment options as well as walkable office commutes. The City of Allen boasts a hometown feel despite being one of Collin County’s fastest-growing cities. The Allen Independent School District is A+ rated and ranked eighth across all Texas school districts.

The Farm in Allen — developed by JaRyCo — is a 135-acre mixed-use project that will include over 1.6 million square feet of offices, 142,000 square feet of retail, a 150-key hotel and 60,000 square feet of restaurants, townhomes and urban residential units.

“Ashton Woods is a key part of our live-work-play-community, and we look forward to seeing the personalized touch their homes bring to The Farm in Allen,” said Bruce Heller, president of JaRyCo. “The Farm is going to be a great addition to Allen and working with great companies like Ashton Woods opens the door for homeowners to get the most out of where they choose to have their home.”

The option to choose between townhome floorplans gives homeowners options when customizing their living space. Design experts at The Studio by Ashton Woods will work with homeowners to create a beautifully designed home that reflects their individual style and specific needs.

Homes in Watters Edge at The Farm start in the mid-$300,000s. To learn more about The Farm in Allen and other Ashton Woods communities, visit

About Ashton Woods

Ashton Woods is one of the nation’s largest private homebuilding companies, blazing new trails in design and personalization to build homes as unique as the people who live in them. Collaborating with homeowners for more than 30 years, the company and its team of world-renowned designers look beyond the conventional to draw inspiration from unexpected sources, resulting in exceptional design in every Ashton Woods home. With hundreds of national and local industry awards in product design, community design, architecture, merchandising, sales, marketing, customer service, and innovation, Ashton Woods is one of the most celebrated homebuilders in the nation and is a past recipient of the coveted Builder of the Year by Builder and Developer Magazine. For more information, or to experience the excitement of becoming another satisfied Ashton Woods homeowner, visit

About JaRyCo

JaRyCo Development LLC was created in 2001 by Bruce R. Heller, who saw an opportunity to pursue development in a manner not common within the industry. With more than 42 years of experience in the design, construction and development of major real estate projects, Heller leads JaRyCo to focus on finding development opportunities which truly make sense from a long-term business perspective, both from an investment standpoint and most importantly from the end user standpoint. Since its founding, JaRyCo has completed a variety of project types including, office buildings, corporate headquarters, medical office buildings, specialty hospitals, office flex, hotels and land development. Mr. Heller has been responsible for the development of nearly 4 million square feet of real estate with a total development cost of well over half a billion dollars. For more information, visit the JaRyCo website at

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