Dallas, TX- January 21, 2015- SouthStar Woodcreek Developer, LLC, the developers of the Woodcreek community in the Rockwall-Fate area in east Dallas, announced the December sale and closing of approximately 272 acres of land to D.R. Horton, suitable for up to 897 new homes. The property is located at the intersection of Highway 66 and C.D. Borne Parkway.

D.R. Horton, Inc., based in Fort Worth, Texas, has been the largest builder in the United States by volume for twelve consecutive years and is also the largest builder in the DFW market.

Patrick Sessions, Managing Director of SouthStar Woodcreek, said, “We are pleased that D.R. Horton has made such a substantial commitment to their presence in Woodcreek. Their purchase, along with a commitment to provide a second amenity center for the Woodcreek community, will create an excellent opportunity for hundreds of new families to make Woodcreek their home town.
In addition to the purchase by D. R. Horton, Sessions announced that SouthStar will contribute 25 acres of property to the Royce City ISD for a new school in Woodcreek.

Woodcreek is located seven miles northeast of Lake Ray Hubbard in Rockwall County near Interstate 30. The master planned community includes an amenity center, complete with an oversized gourmet kitchen, media and conference room, outdoor patio, fitness facility and children’s play area. The sport fields, a Jr. Olympic-sized pool and splash park overlook the community’s lake. Two highly ranked elementary schools and a large city park are located within the community. Homebuyers can choose from dozens of floor plans with lots available in three distinct neighborhoods within the community.