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Top 10 Reasons to Live in Lantana

From the many beautiful Lantana homes to the rolling hills and open spaces, it is not hard to find reasons to live in Lantana. To make it even easier, here are the Top 10 reasons why Lantana is the best place to live in DFW:

Amenities Galore

Lantana has an extensive amount of amenities for the residents. There are five tennis courts, a junior Olympic pool, and a large pavilion overlooking a lake surrounded by green, open spaces. The amenity centers have state-of-the-art fitness equipment, as well as both competition and leisure pools. The residents can also enjoy the Lantana Golf Club and private golf course. 


Residents aren’t the only ones saying that Lantana is the best place to live in DFW. The Dallas Builders Association awarded Lantana the Community of the Year in Dallas/Fort Worth for 2004, 2006, 2011 and 2012. Lantana has also been ranked as one of the top selling communities in DFW for over five years. 


Lantana is centrally located between Dallas and Fort Worth and only 15 miles away from the DFW Airport. Lantana is surrounded by the three growing cities of Flower Mound, Argyle and Highland Village. It is also conveniently located less than 2 miles away from unlimited shopping, dining and entertainment at The Shops at Highland Village.


Lantana hosts many community events throughout the year. There are Spring Festivals, Music on the Green, neighborhood gatherings and much more. You can see all the events we have here.


Lantana offers an outstanding education program, especially with the three on-site elementary schools. Kids can go to school onsite from daycare until 8th grade! The Lantana Educational Foundation has also provided millions of dollars of financial support to area schools and other charitable endeavors.


The rolling topography and exceptional landscaping create a beautiful and peaceful environment for all of the Lantana homes. Over 10,000 trees have been planted and 300 acres are reserved for nature areas in Lantana. Nature sets the stage in Lantana and gives residents the perfect place to kick back and relax. 

The Plan

The wide curving boulevards, meticulously landscaped greenbelts, and a wide variety of neighborhoods in Lantana, are all a part of an exceptional master-plan. The major amenities were placed in close proximity to each neighborhood to ensure residents have easy accessibility.


Lantana provides an environment where grandparents, singles, and young and growing families can live in nearby neighborhoods and be surrounded by friends and family. No matter what point of life you may be in, Lantana has a home for you.


With the consistent architecture implemented in the community, Lantana gives an immediate impression of a welcoming community. This impression is enhanced by the vast open spaces filled with Hill Country flowers.


Lantana’s Home Owners Association, which is also known as the Lantana Community Association, ensures that Lantana is kept immaculate and well maintained. 

It is easy to see why Lantana is the best place to live in DFW and why many people love to call Lantana home. Visit the Lantana website or see the master-planned community in person today!