SOURCE: William Lyon Homes

William Lyon Homes

February 22, 2011 18:02 ET

Buy a New Phase Three Home at Blossom Grove in Carlsbad and Enjoy a $10,000 Design Center Allowance

CARLSBAD, CA--(Marketwire - February 22, 2011) - Buyers who act quickly have a window of opportunity to personally style their new Blossom Grove home at The Foothills. Families and couples who purchase early in Phase Three will enjoy a $10,000 Design Center Allowance on select floorplans, including the popular Residence Three. Don't miss out on prices starting from the mid $500,000s and a new low tax rate of just 1.24%* for even greater savings on a brand new home in Carlsbad. For more details on this award-winning** William Lyon Homes neighborhood, click on

"Blossom Grove's $10,000 Design Center Allowance and its dramatic floorplan choices give smart consumers the freedom and flexibility to create their ideal new home environment from top to bottom," said Lesley Pennington, Director of Sales for William Lyon Homes. "Families who choose the Residence Three can opt for a fourth bedroom or office, a fifth bedroom or bonus room, plus they can stretch their personal touch even further with the special allowance on Phase Three homes only."

The innovative Touch Screen in the Sales Gallery offers more details on the neighborhood, including its access to the Carlsbad Unified School District. Guests should also talk to a Sales Counselor about current fixed rate FHA financing that requires only 3.5% down and the advantage of VA and Conventional loan options***.

Blossom Grove's two-story single-family detached floorplans range from approximately 2,806 to 2,840 square feet, with three to five bedrooms, great rooms, three bathrooms and two-car garages plus storage.

The Foothills brings the best of Carlsbad living to everyday life and Blossom Grove homeowners can enjoy three scenic parks with open grassy space and playgrounds. The 2.6-acre residents-only Swim Club offers immediate access to a resort-style swimming pool, children's pool and spa that are all solar-powered, so residents can lounge in the sun or splash around with their kids. The Swim Club has additional park space, a yoga exercise circle and walking trails, as well as paddle tennis courts, an outdoor patio sitting area with fireplace, tot lot, and picnic area with barbecues.

A 3% Broker Referral Fee is offered at Blossom Grove. Brokers must bring their client on their first visit to register. Broker Referral Fee to be paid at the close of escrow.

*Tax rate may vary depending upon sales price of home. 1.24% tax rate is calculated using average sales price at Blossom Grove. See Sales Counselor for details.

**Blossom Grove was honored in the category of 'Best Interactive Point-of-Sale Experience' at the 2010 SoCal Awards.

***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 Blossom Grove, travel the I-5 and exit on Cannon Road east. Pass El Camino Real, turn left on Hilltop Street into The Foothills community and follow the signs. The Sales Gallery and Models are open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 888-712-8980.

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.

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.