SOURCE: William Lyon Homes

William Lyon Homes

February 08, 2011 20:00 ET

Mirasol's New Prime Homesites Make a La Costa Lifestyle Look Even Better

CARLSBAD, CA--(Marketwire - February 8, 2011) - Homebuyers who are in search of the ideal living environment should visit Mirasol by William Lyon Homes, where new prime homesites are now selling. Some of the best settings in the entire neighborhood are currently available and these exceptional locations make a La Costa lifestyle in Carlsbad look even better. Now is the perfect time to visit Mirasol, where luxury homes from the high $600,000s, resort amenities and Carlsbad schools offer a spectacular address for San Diego living. Tour the models today or click on the *award-winning www.lyonmirasol.com website for more details.

"Mirasol buyers are focused on recreational, outdoor activities and the latest release of homesites that boast proximity to open, grassy areas and elevated lots with hillside panoramas is a wonderful complement to a prestigious La Costa lifestyle. As demand continues to grow for these desirable locations, smart consumers should make their selection without delay," said Lesley Pennington, Director of Sales for William Lyon Homes. "This fast-selling neighborhood also has a limited selection of beautifully upgraded floorplans that can accommodate a quick escrow, which presents a convenient schedule for families who are in the process of selling their existing home and who want the freedom and flexibility to move soon," Pennington added.

"Mirasol's impressive architecture and spacious yards are further enhanced by abundant opportunities for fun and leisure just moments from home. For instance, The Presidio is an exclusive facility that is instantly accessible to new Mirasol residents from day one and features a clubhouse, fully equipped fitness facility, swimming pool, tennis courts and more," Pennington added.

There is no time like the present to visit Mirasol's stylish new designs and experience the pride of William Lyon Homes, a builder who is committed to offering consumers the opportunity to spend less, live better and enjoy enduring value. At Mirasol, buyers don't have to compromise -- they can look forward to a rewarding lifestyle, access to top-rated Carlsbad Unified schools and a builder who connects with their dreams of homeownership.

During a tour of the Mirasol Sales Gallery, guests can utilize the Touch Screen for an innovative look at the neighborhood and its amenities. They can also learn about fixed rate FHA** financing options that requires only 3.5% down, as well as the incredibly low 1.35% tax base. Families who are ready to sell their current residence and who are set to buy from Mirasol should inquire about Lyon Elite, which offers the benefit of a full-service real estate group with more than 25 years of combined experience. For details on Lyon Elite, contact Lisa Sanshey-Beaudin at 619-572-1060.

Mirasol presents two-story designs that range from approximately 3,066 to 3,314 square feet, with up to five bedrooms, up to four and one-half bathrooms and up to three-car garages.

La Costa Greens is situated within the Villages of La Costa set in the prestigious La Costa area of southeastern Carlsbad. Planned on 660 acres overlooking the North Course of La Costa Resort, La Costa Greens will feature approximately 858 residences in 13 neighborhoods at build-out. La Costa Greens residents enjoy access to the community's private, residents-only resort-style club called The Presidio. Residents will also enjoy an array of public amenities including the new Poinsettia Elementary School in the Carlsbad School District, bike trails and footpaths, and a proposed 32-acre public community park and aquatic center. For more information, visit www.LaCostaGreens.com. To learn more about the Villages of La Costa, visit www.VillagesOfLaCosta.com.

*Winner of Best Website for a Builder or Community at the 2010 SoCal Awards.

**FHA 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.

Southern Californians know it matters who their builder is, and William Lyon Homes means it when they say that they put themselves into their homes. That's because they build each and every home as if it were their own. They've earned a solid track record for constructing homes throughout the West since 1954.

To visit Mirasol, travel the I-5 and exit east on La Costa Ave. Turn left on El Camino Real, right on Poinsettia Lane and left on Quartz Way. Stay left onto Geode Lane. The Sales Gallery and Models are open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 888-803-0294.

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.