SOURCE: Brookfield Residential

Brookfield Residential

February 16, 2016 16:10 ET

Brookfield Residential Celebrates the Model Grand Opening of Legado at Portola Springs Village

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 16, 2016) - This Saturday, February 20th, homebuyers are invited to a special event celebrating Legado's Model Grand Opening at Portola Springs® Village, as well as Brookfield Residential's 20 remarkable years of homebuilding in Southern California. Doors open at 10 a.m., when guests can toast Brookfield's legacy of creating the best place to call home with refreshments and tours of Legado's beautifully decorated model homes. Those attending will explore four detached and paired courtyard designs, showcasing desirable features such as first-floor bedrooms; chef-inspired kitchens with island seating, KitchenAid® stainless steel appliances and sliding glass doors; large secondary bedrooms; dramatic entry foyers and upstairs bonus rooms. During the event, guests can also experience Legado's coveted setting in the newest enclave of Portola Springs® Village, where homeowners can walk to the state-of-the-art Portola Springs Elementary School, as well as two new parks equipped with pools, tot lots and more.

Join the fun this Saturday and remember to stop by Village Square Park for kids' activities, and delicious teas and treats from The Boba Truck and Funnel Cake Truck.

"Legado exemplifies Brookfield's legacy of creating the best place to call home, which is why the Model Grand Opening is an ideal time to celebrate 20 years of homebuilding in the region," said Mercedes Meserve, Vice President of Marketing for Brookfield Residential Southern California. "Be a part of this milestone event and join us this Saturday, February 20th."

With classic Spanish, Santa Barbara and Monterey-inspired architecture, Legado's home designs feature three to four bedrooms, private rear yards and two-car garages. Prices are anticipated from the $800,000s.

The Portola Springs® Village setting provides exclusive opportunities for recreation, such as access to the community's impressive parks' pools, tennis and basketball courts, club rooms, picnic areas and more. The location is also near transportation corridors, business destinations, and Irvine's retail, dining and entertainment, including Woodbury™ Town Center. Younger residents enjoy inclusion in 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,

To visit Legado, take the north or southbound I-5, exit at Sand Canyon Avenue and turn left. Proceed to Irvine Blvd. and turn right, then turn left on Modjeska, right on Walking Stick and left on Lost Hills. The Legado Sales Gallery and model homes are open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Wednesday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, please call 888.883.4624, or 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