Viridian's Developer

In July 2015, Viridian was acquired by The Johnson Development Corp., a Houston-based, award-winning firm responsible for many of the top-selling communities in Texas. Established in 1975, Johnson has earned a reputation for vibrant, innovative and environmentally sensitive master planning.

“Viridian aligns with our core value of developing inspirational master-planned communities,” said Larry D. Johnson, president and chief executive officer of The Johnson Development Corp. “We’ve had our sights set on the DFW market for quite some time and without question, Viridian is the perfect fit for us.”


The Johnson Development Corp: Connecting Families to Communities For More Than 40 Years.

Established in 1975, JDC is an award-winning residential and commercial land development company founded on vibrant, responsible development and innovative master planning. Johnson Development communities foster an active, family-oriented lifestyle while preserving the natural beauty of the local landscape and offer top-rated schools, designer golf courses and outstanding recreational programs for every age and lifestyle. 

Among the company’s many successful developments are SiennaRiverstoneImperial at Sugar LandCross Creek RanchWoodforestGrand Central ParkHarvest GreenJordan RanchVeranda, Silverlake, Tuscan Lakes, and Edgewater in the Houston area, Trinity Falls in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Bryson in Austin, Towne Lake in BridgeMill, GA, and Lake Arrowhead in Atlanta, Georgia. JDC has more top-selling communities than any other developer in America for the past five years.

For more information on Johnson Development, visit

To view all Johnson Development community homes for sale and our new homebuyer resource guides, please visit

To read the press release about the acquisition, click here.

In 2020, Johnson Development Corp. was presented with Texas' Top Developer - Developer Grand Award by the Texas Association of Builders (TAB). TAB launched the Star Awards – the only statewide tribute to excellence in the homebuilding industry. The annual competition showcased the outstanding work of builders, remodelers, architects, designers, and sales, marketing, and construction professionals in Texas. 


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