Adriatica, McKinney, Texas

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The Founder

Jeffory D. Blackard is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Blackard Global, Inc. With his distinguished real estate development career now entering it’s 4th decade, Mr. Blackard is responsible for the completion of over 30 Master Planned Communities, comprised in excess of 15,000 single family home sites. During this time, Mr. Blackard had his first experience with the country of Croatia. This proved to be a paradigm shifting moment in both his life and the life of the company.


The Company

With a team of seasoned developers, strategic planners, architects, and investment partners, Blackard Global has established itself as a thought leader on the forefront of modern-day village development. The company is the first firm in the world to advocate for the creation of modern-day villages. Before embarking on this journey, the company developed over two billion dollars worth of real estate of varying kinds.

Journey to a village

Beginning in luxury sub-division development, Blackard Companies are now the global leader of the Contemporary Village movement.

Early Projects

Building Villages


In the News

Recent News

The First Village

Adriatica in McKinney, TX

Featured Projects


Tel: +1 (972) 540-0304


Head Office:

401 Adriatic Pkwy, 7th Floor

McKinney, Texas 75070

United States


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