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The Benefits of a Master-planned Community

October 12, 2015

Master-planned communities are in demand nationwide, and the reasons are easy to spot: Amenities! Many masterplans are designed with easy access to shopping, dining, schools and recreation—sometimes within walking distance. You may also find popular neighborhood features like parks, trails, playgrounds, picnic areas, and even more substantial amenities like clubhouses, fitness facilities, pools and sports courts have been included. Character! Because master-planned communities are developed from a “big-picture” perspective, more forethought can be devoted to their design aesthetic. Streetscapes and home exteriors may need to conform…

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Best Places to Live: Henderson, NV

September 29, 2015

About 15 miles southeast of Las Vegas, the city of Henderson offers residents an oasis in the middle of the Mojave Desert. Named by Forbes as a “top suburb for retirement” and one of the 10 safest cities in the US, it’s no wonder folks are flocking to this sought-after suburb. Known for its premier master-planned communities and abundant parks, Henderson is a wonderful place to raise a family and enjoy life to its fullest. Shopping and Dining From floral and craft boutiques to book…

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Closing Out in 2015…

September 24, 2015

We’re opening scores of new neighborhoods this year—but we’re also selling our final homes at many others. Don’t miss your chance to make your home at these nearly-complete communities! You may even have a chance to snag a community’s model home, filled with structural upgrades and luxury finishes that showcase our craftsmanship. Click on each community below to see what’s still available near you. ARIZONA Cave Creek Lone Mountain » Goodyear Canyon Trails » Litchfield Park Bethany Estates » Marana Premier at Tangerine Crossing »…

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The Hunt for Great School Districts in the US

July 20, 2015

For parents of school-age children, a great school district is probably at the top of the new home wish list. And let’s face it, even if you don’t have kids, highly-acclaimed schools can be positive for resale value in the future. For those looking to relocate, we’ve rounded up some areas boasting notable school districts. ROCKLIN, CA Located approximately 22 miles from Sacramento, Rocklin has a beautiful Sierra Nevada mountain backdrop. Notable schools and outdoor recreation make it a great place to call home. Residents…

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New Communities—Coming in 2015!

July 3, 2015

We’re opening exciting new communities coast to coast. Here are just a few of the neighborhoods that have recently opened, or will open in the coming months. ARIZONA Green Valley Los Arroyos ~ From the upper $100s CALIFORNIA Costa Mesa Brickyard East and West ~ From the upper $600s Maple Crossing ~ From the upper $600s Palmdale Walden Walk ~ From the low $300s COLORADO Arvada Sunset Mesa ~ From the low $400s Aurora Saddle Rock ~ From the mid $400s Commerce City Creekside at…

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