SOURCE: Brookfield Residential

Brookfield Residential

October 27, 2015 16:55 ET

Brookfield Residential Announces New Legado Neighborhood Coming Soon to Irvine's Portola Springs Village

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 27, 2015) - Brookfield Residential has announced plans for Legado in Irvine's Portola Springs® Village, a brand-new home collection that will continue the company's legacy of building the best places to call home. With its friendly neighborhood setting and central location, Legado's single-family detached and paired courtyard homes will appeal to a variety of family-oriented homebuyers with three and four-bedroom designs showcasing thoughtfully planned living spaces with abundant natural light; open kitchens and desirable first-floor bedrooms; upstairs bonus rooms in select plans; optional outdoor rooms and convenient two-car garages. Legado homeowners will enjoy the advantages of a coveted new location within Portola Springs® Village, offering walkable convenience to extraordinary amenities that include the brand-new, state-of-the-art Portola Springs Elementary School, as well as two new parks equipped with pools, spas, shade structures, barbecues, tot lot/play areas and much more. There are also 12 existing parks that are easily accessible throughout the community. Potential homebuyers are urged to join the Interest List today at

"Legado offers exactly what today's families want with spacious designs and a prime location where Portola Springs' new amenities are just a short walk away," said Mercedes Meserve, Vice President of Marketing for Brookfield Residential Southern California. "This is a rare lifestyle opportunity homebuyers won't want to miss, which is why joining the Interest List now is an essential first step towards homeownership."

With prices anticipated from the $800,000s, Legado will offer three and four bedroom homes with private yards featuring classic Spanish, Santa Barbara and Monterey-inspired architecture and comfortable, well-appointed floorplans. Exceptional features include a Chef's inspired kitchen with island seating, KitchenAid® stainless steel appliances and sliding glass doors, large secondary bedrooms, convenient upstairs laundry room with sink options and beautiful entry foyers. Buyers will also have the freedom to choose from a variety of personalizing opportunities that will include solar packages, home theatre systems, finished garages, outdoor rooms with glass bi-fold doors and more.

Legado's premier Portola Springs® Village setting will offer homeowners abundant leisure and recreational opportunities that include access to the community's impressive parks with resort-style amenities ranging from pools, spas, tennis courts and basketball courts to tot lots, club rooms and picnic areas. Homeowners will also appreciate the convenient proximity to transportation corridors, business destinations, and Irvine's retail, dining and entertainment options, including Woodbury™ Town Center. Legado's younger residents will enjoy inclusion in top schools at the acclaimed Irvine Unified School District, including Northwood High School or the future Portola High School.

The Portola Springs® Village within the Villages of Irvine®, offers residents a community unlike any other, with sweeping views of Loma Ridge and vast expanses of protected open space. 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 that are just minutes from the region's premier shopping, dining and entertainment.

Created by Irvine Company Community Development, the Portola Springs Village is located in the City of Irvine. In 2014, Money Magazine named Irvine California's No.1 city in its "Best Places to Live" list. The highly acclaimed master-planned community is renowned for allowing residents to enjoy a unique lifestyle unmatched in the region -- some of the best schools in the state; America's safest city for eleven years in a row; abundant open space, parks and recreational opportunities; and world-class dining, entertainment and employment. For more information about the Villages of Irvine, visit

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About Brookfield Residential

Brookfield Residential Southern California (Los Angeles and San Diego) a division of Brookfield Residential, is committed to being more than a homebuilder. We strive to create the best places to call home. The Brookfield Residential Southern California (Los Angeles and San Diego) team has the passion, the expertise and the local knowledge to craft homes and neighborhoods that speak to homebuyers at every stage of life. We are an award-winning homebuilder and industry leader with an exceptional reputation for quality, design, and customer service.

Brookfield Residential Properties is a leading land developer and homebuilder in North America. We entitle and develop land to create master-planned communities, build and sell lots to third-party builders, and operate our own home building division. We also participate in selected, strategic real estate opportunities, including infill projects, mixed-use developments, and joint ventures. We are the flagship North American residential property company of Brookfield Asset Management, a leading global alternative asset manager with over $200 billion of assets under management. Further information is available at or