SOURCE: William Lyon Homes

William Lyon Homes

February 09, 2011 13:59 ET

Act Now for Great Values at the New Home Neighborhood of San Carlos Court in the Irvine Village of Portola Springs

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - February 9, 2011) -  Starting from the low $300,000s, the lowest price for new attached homes within the Village of Portola Springs®, San Carlos Court is a great opportunity for homeownership in Irvine. The first two phases of this William Lyon Homes neighborhood are almost sold-out and Phase Three was released early to accommodate demand, making now a great time to discover San Carlos Court's new home choices and big value. A must-see for smart consumers who want to spend less and live better in 2011, share the news via Facebook and Twitter or take a virtual tour of San Carlos Court's eight attached townhomes and flats by clicking on

"Offering low prices, low-maintenance new home living and an ideal location surrounded by Village amenities, San Carlos Court is meeting the needs of buyers from young professionals to mature couples," said Lesley Pennington, Director of Sales for William Lyon Homes. "In fact, San Carlos Court recently welcomed its first move-ins, which marked an important milestone for the entire sales team associated with this popular collection. Our buyers are thrilled to be here and know they are starting out together in a new environment, so there is a definite sense of friendship and camaraderie evolving among neighbors."

"Local homebuyers who are currently renting and who prefer to move sooner than later can be accommodated, but they should hurry to San Carlos Court before specific Phase One and Two homes are sold out. A very limited selection is available for a 45-day escrow while the latest homes in Phase Three are slated for a convenient summer move," Pennington added.

Visit San Carlos Court to purchase a brand new home and enjoy access to Irvine Unified schools and a convenient location near shopping and dining. Homebuyers will also experience the pride of William Lyon Homes, a builder who is committed to offering consumers the opportunity to spend less, live better and enjoy enduring value in the year ahead.

Guests who tour the models and Sales Gallery can utilize the Touch Screen to explore the neighborhood's site plan and recreation within walking distance. Visitors can also get important details on current fixed rate FHA financing that requires only 3.5% down and VA or Conventional loan options*.

Set amidst tranquil open space, San Carlos Court offers a diversity of attached townhomes and flats; one to three-story floorplans range from approximately 1,126 to 1,901 square feet, with one to three bedrooms, 1.5 to three bathrooms and one or two-car attached garages.

A true natural wonder, with sweeping views of Loma Ridge and vast expanses of protected open space, the Village of Portola Springs in Irvine offers a community unlike any other. Close to a variety of amenities designed to make the most of the pristine natural environment, Portola Springs features beautiful homes in an array of inspired architectural styles.

All of the village's parks are nearby for residents to enjoy and offer everything from Junior Olympic-size swimming pools to basketball and tennis courts, tot lots, barbecue/picnic areas and grand multipurpose buildings. Upon completion, the Village of Portola Springs will have 18 private parks and a public 25-acre Community Park with lighted athletic fields. Portola Springs® is a registered trademark of The Irvine Company LLC.

Located near the acclaimed Northwood High School, part of one of the best school districts in the state, Portola Springs is also close to parks, trails and open space as well as Irvine's greatest shopping centers.

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 homes throughout the West since 1954.

*FHA, VA and Conventional program guidelines and loan limits are subject to change. All loans subject to credit approval; restrictions may apply. Down payment, payment terms and rates vary based on market conditions and qualifying requirements.

To visit San Carlos Court from the 405 or 5 freeways, exit Sand Canyon and proceed north. Turn right onto Portola Parkway and right onto Silverado. Turn right on Cienega and then right on Full Moon to the Sales Gallery (on right-hand side), which is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 888-248-1533.

Prices are effective as of the date of publication. All homes are subject to prior sale. Prices and availability of homes are subject to change without notice. DRE Officer License: 00982816.