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new town

(in Britain) a town that has been planned as a complete unit and built with government sponsorship, esp to accommodate overspill population

new town

A new, essentially self-sufficient city, built in a previously undeveloped area, which provides residential, commercial, industrial, educational, recreational, and public facilities.
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PCD) is the developer of the 9,700-acre First Colony master planned community in Sugar Land, Texas, located southwest of Houston.
Lansdowne, a resort-style community located just a few miles from Historic Leesburg, Virginia, received awards for the Best Master Planned Community for Landscaping and Community of the Year for Over 300 Units.
Focus Property Group is a nationally recognized land investment company and master planned community developer.
com) will be Washington's largest planned community, creating an estimated 10,000 jobs over its 20-year build out.
For more information about the planned community of St.
The village of Woodbury on The Irvine Ranch(R) recently received the Gold Nugget Award for "Best Master Planned Community of the Year" at the Pacific Coast Building Conference (PCBC) in San Francisco, CA.
The Ritter Ranch project - envisioned as a state-of-the-art master- planned community in the hills of west Palmdale and south of Elizabeth Lake Road - has been entangled for years in lawsuits and bankruptcy proceedings.