ing businesses as well as they look to ex-
pand in the coming year.”
tivity and success breeds more success.
“We’re seeing that now with the proj-
ects that are right around the corner. It’s
also been beneficial for some of our exist-
With a population of about 7,200
and at 6.5 square miles, Joshua re-
mains a small town but is posi-
tioned for growth.
The city has seen some resi-
dents selling large tracts of land
and developers buying the prop-
erty for new homes to fit the needs
of a wide range of buyers.
In 2016, Joshua welcomed Cypress
Creek Apartment Homes, a mixed-in-
come community with 40 percent of units
rented at market value and 60 percent
rented at affordable value.
The complex has 180 units, with ame-
nities like a fitness center, party room,
pool and an area where adults and kids
can use Mac computers. For information,
Joshua Community Guide 9
In 2018, Joshua welcomed Mariposa
Apartment Homes, a multi-family devel-
opment for individuals over the age of
55. They have 222 apartments — with
one or two bedrooms.
Each room comes with many ameni-
ties, including an oven, refrigerator, mi-
crowave and a dishwasher and also
comes with connections for a washer and
dryer. The building is three stories with
many elevators available for residents.
At the clubhouse, residents have a fit-
ness center with exercise equipment, a
business center where they can use com-
puters to search the internet and a library
with many residents donating several
For information, visit mariposaapart-