SOURCE: Brookfield Residential

Brookfield Residential

May 07, 2013 19:24 ET

Brookfield Homes' New Palmetto Neighborhood Will Bring the Best in Attached Living to the Master-Planned Community of Rosedale in Azusa

AZUSA, CA--(Marketwired - May 7, 2013) - You've watched the construction, you've cheered our progress, you've waited for an opportunity to call this wonderful place your own and now your chance is near. With model construction well underway, Brookfield Residential is proud to announce Palmetto, its newest collection of townhomes coming this summer to Rosedale, San Gabriel Valley's #1 new master-planned community.

Palmetto will offer an incredible opportunity to own a brand-new townhome in a tranquil, resort-inspired community conveniently located just steps away from the future Metro Gold Line Station, coming in 2015. This neighborhood's beautiful collection of spacious, well-designed townhomes will bring a unique combination of stylish architectural design, innovative floorplans and an array of amenities designed to surround homeowners in luxury and convenience. Three attached floorplans with three to four bedrooms will be offered at prices anticipated to start from the low $400,000s. To receive important neighborhood updates and stay connected, visit to join the growing interest list today.

"Our first neighborhood in Rosedale was a tremendous success and with the new introduction of Palmetto, Brookfield continues to bring high-quality homes to this thriving master-planned setting while creating affordable opportunities for luxury living," said Rocky Tracy, Vice President of Sales for Brookfield Residential. "Brookfield has a long and proud history of meeting the demand of new-homebuyers and exceeding their expectations with exceptional amenities, designer touches, and spectacular floorplans. Palmetto is the latest in a long line of neighborhoods that makes us proud to do what we do and make the new-home dream come true for more San Gabriel Valley homebuyers."

Palmetto's townhomes will offer Brookfield's signature style and attention to detail with open living spaces that include a great room, gourmet kitchen, dining and family configurations and the bonus of maintenance free living. Providing the perfect opportunity for roommates, the approximate 1,447 square-foot Residence One will feature a unique floorplan layout with a downstairs bedroom and bath suite, while the spacious upstairs includes three additional bedrooms, three baths and an outdoor covered deck that offers unmatched entertainment opportunities.

The approximate 1,800 square-foot Residence Two greets visitors with an oversized patio and welcomes them into a large innovative setting, where the first floor includes a comfortable family room, dining room, gourmet kitchen and convenient laundry room. The luxurious upstairs will wow homebuyers with three bedrooms and a large family room that is a perfect place to watch TV, play games and create lasting memories.

Residence Three enhances the feeling of single-family living that Brookfield has created throughout this approximate 2,090 square-foot floorplan. A first-floor bedroom, living room, gourmet kitchen, dining room and the builder's signature launch space grace the first floor. Upstairs, three bedrooms and three baths, as well as a loft option give everyone in the family their personal space.

Palmetto homeowners will enjoy all the advantages of Rosedale's vibrant lifestyle with an incredible array of recreational opportunities that have helped make this master plan one of the country's top 50 best-selling communities for 2012.

Nestled in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains, amidst 518 sprawling acres, including 290 acres set aside for open space, Rosedale offers a classic environment of walkable new home neighborhoods amid a backdrop of park and plaza spaces. Recreational activity includes The Resort, a 4,500 square-foot private clubhouse and two-acre recreation center, the future 5.5-acre Promenade Park and nine neighborhood parks. Situated near the I-10 and 210 Corridor, Rosedale is a tranquil retreat that is easily accessible to urban Los Angeles. Inspired by the past with its focus on the future, Rosedale is the newest and finest master-planned community for brand new home living in the San Gabriel Valley. For more details, please visit

The future Metro Gold Line boarding station is scheduled to open in 2015. Located between Citrus Avenue and Palm Drive, the station will be within walking distance from Palmetto, an easy, cost-efficient alternative for homeowners who prefer the convenience of light rail transportation for their weekday work commute. For more information, visit

The Azusa Pacific University and Citrus Community College are a short walk from the community. Located near the I-10 and 210 corridors, residents have easy accessibility from downtown LA to Orange and San Bernardino counties. Rosedale's convenient setting also places residents within close proximity of Old Town Pasadena's boutiques and cafes, as well as Westfield Santa Anita Fashion Square, Westfield West Covina, Home Depot, Target, Trader Joe's and Costco.

About Brookfield Residential Properties
A leading North American land developer and homebuilder, Brookfield Residential operates in 10 markets with two operating divisions. Brookfield Communities entitles and develops land for the communities we develop, and also sells lots to third-party builders. Brookfield Homes designs, builds and markets our single and multi-family residences. Brookfield Residential is listed on the NYSE and TSX under the symbol BRP. For more information, visit