SOURCE: William Lyon Homes

William Lyon Homes

December 19, 2011 17:13 ET

Buy Now and Move Early 2012 to San Carlos Court in Irvine by William Lyon Homes

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - Dec 19, 2011) - Give yourself the gift of a lifetime and discover San Carlos Court in the Village of Portola Springs®, a brand new neighborhood that offers the lowest prices for attached living within this popular Irvine community. Local professionals and couples who want the perfect starter home where they can celebrate the beginning of a New Year in style must hurry to this William Lyon Homes address, where a limited selection of move-in ready homes can help them transition from renting to owning as quickly as possible. For all the details, visit www.lyonsancarloscourt.com.

"Consumers whose top priority for this holiday season is buying their first home in Irvine, and moving sooner than later, cannot afford to wait another minute. Now is a great time to visit San Carlos Court to take advantage of prices from the low $300,000s, historically low interest rates and start planning a convenient January move," said Lesley Pennington, Vice President of Sales for William Lyon Homes. "The neighborhood's latest phase is generating impressive demand and timing is everything for couples who recognize that all the important factors from financial value to a desirable location and modern new home designs are in their favor to make their dream of homeownership a reality at San Carlos Court."

"Whether someone has previously toured the models or they are discovering this exceptionally priced neighborhood for the first time, we are here to help them make the exciting leap to homeownership at San Carlos Court before the end of this year," Pennington added.

Set amidst picturesque open space, with easy access to favorite Irvine shopping destinations, the neighborhood's architecture is well-suited for the demands of busy lifestyles. San Carlos Court offers a diversity of eight 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.

The Touch Screen, which is located in the Sales Gallery, is a great way for guests to explore the neighborhood's designs, site plan and village recreation. Visitors can also get important details on current fixed rate FHA financing that requires only 3.5% down and VA or Conventional loan options*.

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.

A variety of parks and recreation close to home is a terrific benefit for residents who enjoy the great outdoors. Amenities include Junior Olympic-size swimming pools, 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.

Award-winning Irvine Unified schools make the Village of Portola Springs a smart decision. The latest ranking by the Orange County Register listed all five of Irvine's middle schools among the top 10 for 2011, including Sierra Vista Middle School, which young San Carlos Court students attend. Students will attend the state-of-the-art Stonegate Elementary School, a California Distinguished School Northwood High School; the University of California, Irvine is also nearby.

The city of Irvine has also been named a Top 100 Place to Live in 2011 by RelocateAmerica and rated one of the Best Cities in America in which to raise a family by Parents magazine.

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. Learn more by visiting www.lyonhomes.com for exciting information on William Lyon Homes' brand new neighborhoods for sale.

*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.