SOURCE: William Lyon Homes

William Lyon Homes

April 20, 2011 14:30 ET

Ditch the Rent and Buy a Brand New Venue Home From the Low $300,000s

PITTSBURG, CA--(Marketwire - Apr 20, 2011) - The Ditch the Rent Event is underway at Venue by William Lyon Homes, which makes April the perfect month to lose the landlord and gain your freedom at this popular Vista Del Mar neighborhood. This special offer is for a limited time only, so buyers should visit Venue now to take advantage of a new sales release and prices starting from the low $300,000s. Act now and also explore outstanding values on this week's Featured Home. For more information, visit

"Local renters who are looking for their first new home should visit Venue's sales gallery to learn more about the Ditch the Rent Event, which will end on April 30th and other exciting opportunities for homeownership in Pittsburg," said Lesley Pennington, Director of Sales for William Lyon Homes. "Families will find the neighborhood's Featured Home, the Shoreline Residence, Lot #82 that is priced at $379,990, a great choice for a Venue address. With five bedrooms and three bathrooms, this beautifully featured floorplan offers an incredible value for new home living in Pittsburg."

During a visit to Venue's models and sales gallery, visitors should inquire about fixed rate FHA financing that requires only 3.5% down, as well as the advantage of VA and Conventional loan options*.

Venue reflects the pride of William Lyon Homes, a builder who is committed to giving every customer the opportunity to spend less and live better. This single-family detached collection presents two-story floorplans that range from approximately 2,013 to 2,515 square feet, with up to five bedrooms, three bathrooms and two-car garages; front porches highlight the neighborhood's architectural charm. Every Venue buyer will have the peace of mind that comes with a one-year limited warranty and 10-year structural warranty, all new heating, plumbing, electrical and air conditioning systems, state-of-the-art construction materials, new roofing and more.

The Pittsburg community has landscaped parks, superb recreation and a host of shopping, dining and entertainment opportunities; golfers will enjoy the rolling hills of the 18-hole Delta View Golf Course. Close to home, the city hosts numerous civic events that range from art shows to hometown parades and one of the largest marinas in Northern California is located within walking distance of Pittsburg's newly redeveloped Old Town. Venue buyers with busy professional careers and social calendars will appreciate the neighborhood's close proximity to BART and Highway 4, which provide a direct link and easy commute to the cultural and employment hubs of San Francisco and the East Bay.

The Venue neighborhood is included within the Mt. Diablo Unified School District; students will attend Delta View Elementary, Riverview Middle School and Concord High School.

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

*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.

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. Visit to start your new home journey and discover an incredible range of new home opportunities that accommodate your individual lifestyle, budget and expectations for the future.

To visit Venue, take Highway 4 east toward Stockton/ Pittsburg, exit on San Marco Boulevard, make a right, left onto W. Leland Road and right onto Tomales Bay Drive. The Models will be on the right. From Highway 4 west toward Concord, exit on San Marco Boulevard, make a left, then left onto W. Leland Road and turn right onto Tomales Bay Drive.

The models and sales gallery are open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information on Venue, please call 888-244-8296.

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.