SOURCE: Brookfield Residential

Brookfield Residential

May 30, 2013 18:15 ET

New 11-Acre Sports Park Under Construction at the Master-Planned Community of Audie Murphy Ranch in Menifee

MENIFEE, CA--(Marketwired - May 30, 2013) - Those who are already fortunate enough to call Audie Murphy Ranch home know precisely what makes this premier master-planned community in Menifee so ideal. But life here is about to get even better with the amazing new Sports Park now underway. The 11-acre park site, which will include Menifee's first skateboard park as well as baseball and soccer fields, basketball courts, tennis courts, playgrounds and picnic areas with lighting, has broken ground and construction is moving full speed ahead. Residents and homeshoppers alike are expressing their excitement about these new recreational amenities and the incredible benefits of living within a master-planned community that has been designed in perfect unison with the needs of today's families. Visit Audie Murphy Ranch today and see what everyone is talking about or log onto to register your interest.

"Family-friendly amenities are at the heart of any well-thought-out community and the amenities that are being developed at Audie Murphy Ranch are unlike any others. When completed, the Sports Park will offer a first-of-its-kind facility in Menifee and another reason for residents to be proud of this wonderful community," said Carina Hathaway, Vice President of Marketing for Brookfield Residential Properties, the developer of Audie Murphy Ranch. "Creating vibrant environments that families are proud to call home is a hallmark of Brookfield Residential. Audie Murphy Ranch is the perfect example of how exceptional planning, a desirable location, outstanding amenities and wonderful neighborhoods by some of Southern California's top homebuilders can come together beautifully."

The future Sports Park is not the only exciting milestone unfolding at Audie Murphy Ranch. The recent unveilings of Richmond American Homes' new Palomino neighborhood and Brookfield Residential's Big Sky collection further prove why Audie Murphy Ranch is the only place to live in Menifee.

Palomino is an inspired collection of spacious single-family homes with a host of upscale features. One- and two-story floorplans range from approximately 2,320 to 3,122 square feet, with three to seven bedrooms and two to four baths. Prices start from the low $300,000s.

Big Sky offers an incredible value on new luxurious residences with abundant room for everyday living, entertaining and sports toys. One- and two-story single-family homes range from approximately 2,790 to 3,800 square feet, with three to six bedrooms and 2.5 to 5.5 baths. Prices start from the mid $300,000s.

New homes are also selling at Woodside Homes' Cimarron and Laredo neighborhoods. Cimarron showcases one- and two-story single-family homes that range from approximately 1,662 to 2,465 square feet, with three to five bedrooms and two to three baths. Prices start from the mid $200,000s. Laredo's one- and two-story single-family homes range from approximately 2,304 to 3,119 square feet, with four to six bedrooms and two to four baths. Prices start from the low $300,000s.

Audie Murphy Ranch is a new master-planned community set amidst 1,100 rolling acres of homes, parks and timeless beauty with convenience to local hotspots including the Menifee Countryside Market and the Menifee Town Center. Surrounded by magnificent trees and century-old rock formations, rugged silhouettes of the San Jacinto and San Bernardino mountains provide a majestic backdrop to this special destination. Developed by Brookfield Residential, the master plan community provides a variety of new home neighborhoods for classic family living. Bordering an ecological preserve, Salt Creek is within the center of Audie Murphy Ranch, while miles of meandering trails and paseos link residents to community amenities.

Three planned public parks, including the Sports Park now under construction, will provide an abundance of recreational opportunities, while the private recreational center will be the centerpiece of community fun. Once completed, residents will enjoy a swimming pool, spa, children's pool, barbecues, picnic areas, playgrounds and a 3,500 square foot recreation building for special events. Students of all ages have access to a great education under the Menifee Union School District and Perris Union High School District, as well as charter school opportunities. The community's location near the I-15 and I-215 freeways offers convenient access to business and leisure in San Diego, Orange County, Riverside and San Bernardino. Residents also have convenient access to local amenities such as Menifee Lakes Golf Course, fishing at Diamond Valley Lake, local equestrian stables and The Elsinore Diamond Stadium. For more details, please visit

To visit Audie Murphy Ranch from the I-15 North or South, exit Railroad Canyon, which turns into Newport Road and turn right on Goetz Road into the community. From the I-215 North or South, exit Newport Road and go west. Proceed on Newport Road, turn left on Goetz Road into the community.

About Brookfield Residential Properties
Brookfield Residential Properties (BRP) is a leading North American land developer and home builder with operations in eleven major markets. BRP creates master-planned communities and sells the building lots to third-party builders. The company designs, builds and markets single family and multifamily residences in strategic markets and communities. BRP also participates in selected, strategic real estate opportunities, including infill projects, mixed use developments, infrastructure projects, and joint ventures. For more information, visit

BRP benefits from strong geographic diversification with operations in Austin, Calgary, Edmonton, Denver, Phoenix, Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, Toronto and Washington, D.C. The company's disciplined land entitlement process, synergistic operations and ability to capitalize on a diverse range of real estate investment opportunities are also key strengths. Brookfield Residential Properties is listed on the NYSE and TSX under the symbol BRP. For more information, visit