SOURCE: Brookfield Residential

Brookfield Residential

June 03, 2016 16:35 ET

Legado at Portola Springs Village Impresses With Thoughtfully Planned Homes, Rare Private Driveways

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 3, 2016) - Brookfield Residential's Legado at Portola Springs® Village in Irvine brings an entirely new outlook to courtyard home living with thoughtfully planned detached and paired homes that include two-car garages and the rare luxury of private driveways. Homebuyers greatly covet the convenience individual driveways afford, bringing a sense of arrival to every home, while offering room for guest parking. Legado's beautifully appointed home designs are unquestionably the main attraction, however, potential buyers are also impressed with spacious, light-filled interiors. Legado boasts desirable first-floor bedrooms (some with private, en-suite baths); upstairs bonus rooms in most homes; optional outdoor rooms in Residence Two and Residence Four and a host of other irresistible features and personalization options. The allure is heightened even more by the enviable Portola Springs® Village setting, where homeowners can walk to the state-of-the-art Portola Springs Elementary School, as well as two new parks equipped with pools, tot lots and more.

To begin a rich Irvine legacy in one of the most popular new-home addresses in Portola Springs® Village, visit the sales gallery for model tours and learn more about the path to homeownership at Legado. For additional details, log on to

"Legado's meticulous planning and unique features have truly distinguished it from other courtyard-style offerings," said Mercedes Meserve, Vice President of Marketing for Brookfield Residential Southern California. "From private driveways and two-car garages to the smartly designed, quality-built homes, this is a collection made for today's homebuyers."

Legado at Portola Springs® Village continues Brookfield Residential's legacy of creating the best places to call home with masterfully constructed detached and paired homes graced with classic Spanish, Santa Barbara and Monterey-inspired architecture. The elegant floorplan designs span from approximately 2,040 to 2,382 square feet with three to four bedrooms, three to three and one-half baths and two-car garages. Prominent design highlights include gourmet kitchens with center islands, KitchenAid® stainless steel appliances and granite countertops; large master bedrooms with walk-in closets; private rear yards and enhanced front landscaping. Sought-after options range from outdoor rooms with glass bi-fold doors (per residence) to solar packages. Prices start from the high $700,000s to the high $800,000s. 

Set within vibrant Portola Springs® Village, homeowners enjoy exclusive access to an assortment of premier amenities that extend to the community's impressive parks with pools, tennis and basketball courts, club rooms, picnic areas and more. The Village is also near transportation corridors, business destinations, and Irvine's retail, dining and entertainment, including Woodbury™ Town Center. Homeowners with children appreciate inclusion in the prestigious Irvine Unified School District, which includes Northwood High School or the future Portola High School.

The Portola Springs® Village within the Villages of Irvine®, offers residents a community unlike any other, with sweeping views of Loma Ridge and vast expanses of protected open space. 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 that are just minutes from the region's premier shopping, dining and entertainment.

Created by Irvine Company Community Development, the Portola Springs Village is located in the City of Irvine. In 2014, Money Magazine named Irvine California's No.1 city in its "Best Places to Live" list. The highly acclaimed master-planned community is renowned for allowing residents to enjoy a unique lifestyle unmatched in the region -- some of the best schools in the state; America's safest city for eleven years in a row; abundant open space, parks and recreational opportunities; and world-class dining, entertainment and employment. For more information about the Villages of Irvine, visit

To visit Legado at Portola Springs, take the north or southbound I-5, exit at Sand Canyon Avenue and turn left. Proceed to Irvine Blvd. and turn right, then turn left on Modjeska, turn right on Walking Stick, left on Big Oak and another left on Lost Hills. The Legado Sales Gallery and model homes are open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Wednesday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, please call 888.883.4624, or visit

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About Brookfield Residential
Brookfield Residential Southern California (Los Angeles and San Diego) a division of Brookfield Residential, is committed to being more than a homebuilder. We strive to create the best places to call home. The Brookfield Residential Southern California (Los Angeles and San Diego) team has the passion, the expertise and the local knowledge to craft homes and neighborhoods that speak to homebuyers at every stage of life. We are an award-winning homebuilder and industry leader with an exceptional reputation for quality, design, and customer service.

Brookfield Residential Properties is a leading land developer and homebuilder in North America. We entitle and develop land to create master-planned communities, build and sell lots to third-party builders, and operate our own home building division. We also participate in selected, strategic real estate opportunities, including infill projects, mixed-use developments, and joint ventures. We are the flagship North American residential property company of Brookfield Asset Management, a leading global alternative asset manager with over $200 billion of assets under management. Further information is available at or