SOURCE: Christopher Homes

Christopher Homes

April 29, 2013 13:00 ET

Grand Opening Success Prompts the Early Release of Phase Two on May 4th to Pre-Qualified Buyers Only at Christopher Homes' Wisteria at Rosedale in Azusa

AZUSA, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 29, 2013) - The recent Model Grand Opening of Wisteria by Christopher Homes was a fantastic success, with more than 1,800 enthusiastic visitors touring this brand new neighborhood in the master-planned community of Rosedale in the San Gabriel Valley. Luxury, function and architectural versatility, coupled with expansive homesites unique to this area, instantly captivated guests who generated strong sales for Phase One. To accommodate growing demand for this new home luxury neighborhood, Wisteria is releasing Phase 2A this Saturday, May 4th to pre-qualified homebuyers only! Buyers who don't want to miss this extraordinary opportunity must visit and click on the "Get Pre-Qualified" link to receive priority registration information for this highly anticipated release.

"Homebuyer response to Wisteria has been overwhelming and we are thrilled with the positive feedback from our recent Model Grand Opening event, where visitors were visibly impressed with the beauty and openness of the neighborhood's designs and family-friendly appeal," said Phil Yasskin, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Christopher Homes. "The first-floor master suites were very popular among homebuyers who desire this important feature, as well as the spacious great rooms which appeal to family living. Guests also expressed their desire to purchase a brand new home, where they could experience the advantages of modern construction, along with the wonderful benefits of living in Rosedale, where they can immediately access the pool, parks and other recreational amenities."

Priced from the $700,000s, Wisteria presents the largest residences at Rosedale, among the best-selling master plans in the country. Single-family detached homes range from approximately 2,892 to 3,548 square feet, with four to six bedrooms, up to 5.5 baths and two-car garages with storage; residences variously offer an attached private casita and large secondary bedrooms, including some with ensuite baths. Finely detailed architectural themes showcase Cottage, Monterey, Spanish and St. Augustine influences.

Homebuyers who desire the freedom and flexibility to shape their home will find Wisteria's first-level bedroom suites and convenient home offices, along with upstairs lofts and bonus rooms ideal spaces as their needs change. Wisteria's Residence 2 and 2X will offer a standard downstairs master bedroom suite that will delight buyers who favor this desirable first-floor convenience, while the Residence 2X will also showcase a second master bedroom suite upstairs. Residence 3 will offer an approximately 360 square foot private three-room casita just steps from the activity core of the home, an outstanding layout for families with college students or relatives living with them. Wisteria's optional covered patios include sliding glass walls to extend one's living space outdoors, a priority for many Southern Californians who enjoy dining and entertaining outside.

Nestled in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains, amidst 518 sprawling acres, including 290 acres set aside for open space, Rosedale offers a classic environment of walkable new home neighborhoods amid a backdrop of park and plaza spaces. Recreational activity includes The Resort, a 4,500 square-foot private clubhouse and two-acre recreation center, the future 5.5-acre Promenade Park and nine neighborhood parks. Situated near the I-10 and 210 Corridor, Rosedale is a tranquil retreat that is easily accessible to urban Los Angeles. The future Metro Gold Line boarding station slated for completion in late 2015 will also provide another transportation option and will be within walking distance for residents of Rosedale. Inspired by the past with its focus on the future, Rosedale is the newest and finest master-planned community for brand new home living in the San Gabriel Valley. For more details, please visit

Christopher Development Group and Christopher Homes are privately held companies with offices in Newport Beach, California. They have a 40-year history of building new homes and master-planned communities throughout Southern California. Founder, President and CEO Christopher Gibbs has been directly responsible for more than 15,000 new homes with credits for the Huntington SeaCliff planned communities in Huntington Beach, Westridge in La Habra, Torrey Hills and Santaluz in San Diego. Christopher Homes is currently building coastal luxury townhomes at Pacific Shores in Huntington Beach from the $700,000s to the mid $1 millions. Christopher Homes is known for residential building excellence. Visit for more information.

To visit the Models and Sales Center for Wisteria from Pasadena travel the I-210 east and from San Bernardino and Riverside counties, take the I-210 west. Exit Grand Avenue and head north into the foothills. Turn left on Sierra Madre Ave., proceed approx. one mile then turn left on Vosburg Drive and follow the signs. Wisteria will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, call 626-804-7600.

Prices are effective as of the date of publication.