Most of the homes here are single-family residences and owner-occupied. Townhomes and condos are also available for those in the market for cozier living spaces. If you prefer more old-fashioned architecture, Old Town Rockwall in the northern part of the city may have homes that are more suitable for you. Many people choose Rockwall because the size and type of home they can buy here would be unaffordable in a larger Texas city. There are other reasons to move to Rockwall besides new (or old) construction. The work force is a pleasant mix of employees from widely varying industries. The schools in this city are highly rated and crime is low.

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If you're in the market for new construction, Rockwall, Texas may just have the home you're looking for. This city has seen a significant increase in new homes in recent years. This is a bonus for new homebuyers who won't have to add on modern amenities to an old home as they may come standard with new construction.

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