SOURCE: William Lyon Homes

William Lyon Homes

July 08, 2013 19:16 ET

Contempo Model Grand Opening This Saturday, July 13th, at 10 A.M. in Escondido -- Sweet Treats Cupcake Giveaway to First 100 Guests

ESCONDIDO, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 8, 2013) - San Diego homebuyers who are eager to make the move from renting to owning will find this Saturday, July 13th, the one date they cannot afford to resist. Don't miss the excitement as William Lyon Homes hosts the highly anticipated Model Grand Opening of Contempo, a brand new townhome neighborhood in a charming Escondido location. The doors open at 10 a.m. sharp, so arrive early and be among the first guests to tour three professionally decorated and furnished models and take advantage of Phase One homes for sale at prices anticipated to start from the high $200,000s. During this Grand Opening celebration, Sweet Treats Truck will be on-site with FREE cupcakes to the first 100 guests who tour the models and collect their voucher on Saturday. Contempo homebuyers will also have the financial benefit of no Mello Roos and low HOA fees. For more information on Contempo, one of the lowest priced new home communities in San Diego, visit

"This Saturday's special event is already generating enthusiasm from local homebuyers who have been waiting to personally experience Contempo's modern new home designs and beautiful living spaces," said Lesley Pennington, Vice President of Sales for William Lyon Homes. "The neighborhood's three-level architecture, naturally bright interiors and attainable pricing are destined to impress a range of homeshoppers, especially first-time buyers who realize Contempo offers the efficient, stylish floorplans and value they desire. The model opening is going to be a memorable occasion and we expect a terrific response from guests who will have the exciting opportunity to tour these row townhomes for the first time and take advantage of Phase One pricing."

Contempo's smart, functional designs will range from approximately 1,164 to 1,604 square feet of three-level interior space, with two to three bedrooms plus a den, 2.5 to 3.5 baths, two-car, side-by-side direct access garages, patios and/or decks. Homes will showcase abundant windows to emphasize natural lighting and residents will enjoy the privacy of single entry access. This collection will offer the advantages of all new construction and the peace of mind associated with long-term builder warranties and the commitment of an established homebuilder.

Homebuyers with busy careers and schedules who understand the importance of a convenient location will find Contempo ideally situated just minutes from the 15 and 78 freeways, affording an easy commute to Oceanside and San Diego. The SPRINTER Rail Station is also close-by and this new neighborhood is within close proximity to downtown Escondido's shops and entertainment, as well as popular retailers at Westfield North County. For weekend fun and recreation, enjoy golf at The Vineyard at Escondido or hiking at Palomar Mountain State Park.

Residents will have access to the Escondido Union School District and the Escondido Union High School District, where students can attend Central Elementary School, Del Dios Middle School and San Pasqual High School.

Broker will receive a 2% broker referral fee per closing at Contempo. Broker must bring client on first visit to register for broker referral fee. Buyers cannot be registered online prior to first visit. Broker referral fee to be paid at the close of escrow.

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 quality homes backed by a solid customer service program since 1954. Learn more by visiting for updated information on William Lyon Homes' new neighborhoods.

At the recent 2013 Eliant Homebuyers' Choice Awards, William Lyon Homes was honored with 20 awards, more than any other builder at this event, in a diversity of top categories ranging from overall construction quality to an impressive selection of designs and amenities. Eliant is a leading provider of consumer research who surveyed more than 76,500 homeowners regarding their experiences with 148 major homebuilders across the U.S. and Canada.

To reach the Contempo Sales Gallery and Models, from the I-15, travel north, exit W. Valley Pkwy and turn right. Turn right again on S. Orange St. and follow the signs. From Highway 78, travel west, exit Centre City Pkwy. and turn left. Turn left on W. 2nd Ave., then right on S. Orange St. and follow the signs. The Sales Gallery will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For the latest information on this Saturday's Grand Opening, we encourage you to log onto

Prices are effective as of the date of publication. Pricing is approximate and is subject to change without prior notice. BRE Officer License: 00982816.