|By Marketwired .||
|August 20, 2013 07:53 PM EDT||
IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/20/13 -- William Lyon Homes The Branches in the Village of Woodbridge and Willow Bend in University Park have surpassed the halfway mark for new home sales and there is tremendous urgency for prospective homebuyers to purchase as soon as possible. Offering the financial advantage of no Mello Roos fees and low HOA dues, the benefit of single-family detached living within Irvine's most established areas and access to the acclaimed Irvine Unified School District, The Branches and Willow Bend have been an instant and growing success. For immediate details on these two incredible new home offerings in Irvine, visit www.lyonthebranches.com and www.lyonwillowbend.com.
"Both of these neighborhoods present limited and rare opportunities for a prestigious Irvine lifestyle, they achieved immediate popularity and each new phase continues to generate unprecedented demand," said Lesley Pennington, Vice President of Sales for William Lyon Homes. "With new home sales far exceeding expectations and The Branches and Willow Bend quickly passing the 50% mark, these new Irvine neighborhoods are on track to be completely sold-out much earlier than originally projected. It is essential that prospective homebuyers visit the sales gallery of their choice as soon as possible to find their favorite floorplan before these incredible collections are gone."
The Branches' detached floorplans range from approximately 2,209 to 2,557 square feet, with 3 to 5 bedrooms, 2.5 to 3 baths and 2-car garages. Exteriors showcase Early Californian and Traditional architecture. The neighborhood is surrounded by meandering streets and nestled in a tranquil corner of North Lake adjacent to the newly improved Fallbrook Park, and a single entrance greets homeowners. Prices are from the low $1 millions.
Homeowners at The Branches enjoy immediate access to a fantastic array of recreational amenities, including two lakes with docks, beach lagoons, 22 swimming pools, tennis courts, parks and miles of trails. A premium location near business, shopping, dining and entertainment destinations, as well as John Wayne Airport is another benefit for buyers with busy lifestyles.
Willow Bend's detached floorplans range from approximately 2,209 to 2,570 square feet, with 3 to 5 bedrooms, 2.5 to 3 baths and 2-car garages. California Ranch and Craftsman architectural styles include extensive windows and abundant natural lighting. Prices start from the low $1 millions.
Willow Bend students will attend University High School, listed among the top 10 in Newsweek's ranking of the nation's Best High Schools in 2011. The neighborhood is also near University of California, Irvine. Homeowners are within easy reach of William R. Mason Regional Park, a 345-acre natural sanctuary with its own nine-acre lake, biking paths, model boat sailing and wilderness hiking area. Nearby community parks have opportunities for soccer, tennis, sand volleyball and picnicking; golf enthusiasts can hit the links at nearby Rancho San Joaquin or Strawberry Farms Golf Clubs. Two nearby retail centers offer convenient shopping and Willow Bend is just minutes away from Fashion Island, Corona Del Mar, the 405 Freeway and Orange County's major business and leisure centers.
The desirable Irvine setting of The Branches and Willow Bend reinforces to future buyers the exceptional lifestyle they will experience as residents here -- the city of Irvine was ranked sixth by CNN Money as one of America's best small cities, with 44 miles of bike trails, 20,000 acres of parks and preserves and a beach 10 miles away. CNN Money noted in a recent article that "Thanks to smart planning, this big city can feel surprisingly small. The community is divided into 40 'villages,' and a minimum of five acres of park space is added for every 1,000 newcomers."
It matters who your builder is, and William Lyon Homes means it when they say that they put themselves into their homes. They build each and every home as if it were their own and have earned a solid track record for constructing quality homes backed by a solid customer service program since 1954. Learn more by visiting www.lyonhomes.com for updated information on William Lyon Homes' new neighborhoods.
At the 2013 Eliant Homebuyers' Choice Awards, William Lyon Homes was honored with 20 awards, more than any other builder at this event, in a diversity of top categories ranging from overall construction quality to an impressive selection of designs and amenities. Eliant is a leading provider of consumer research who surveyed more than 76,500 homeowners regarding their experiences with 148 major homebuilders across the U.S. and Canada.
To visit The Branches, travel the 405 Freeway, exit Jeffrey Road heading east and turn left on Barranca Parkway. Turn right on E. Yale Loop past the initial stop sign, then turn right on Alderwood, right on Fallbrook and right again on Shadowbrook. The Branches is open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, call 949.679.8501, visit www.lyonthebranches.com and also Like the neighborhood on Facebook.
To visit Willow Bend, travel the 405 Freeway, exit Jeffrey Road, which turns into University Drive and head south. Turn right on Michelson Drive and follow the signs. Willow Bend is open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, call 949-387-1865, visit www.lyonwillowbend.com and also Like the neighborhood on Facebook.
Prices are effective as of the date of publication. Pricing is approximate and is subject to change without prior notice. BRE Officer License: 00982816.
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