SOURCE: Brookfield Residential

Brookfield Residential

June 03, 2013 15:31 ET

Spencer's Crossing -- Murrieta's Thriving Master-Planned Community Offers Incredible Amenities and Outstanding New Home Values

MURRIETA, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 3, 2013) - At the master-planned community of Spencer's Crossing by Brookfield Residential, homebuyers are discovering amazing recreational amenities, miles of meandering trails and incredible new home neighborhoods built by some of today's most in-demand homebuilders. Offering a variety of new-home choices to fit the needs of first-time buyers, as well as growing families who are looking to move up to a larger residence, it's clear why Spencer's Crossing is the number-one place to live in Murrieta. Visit Spencer's Crossing today or log onto for immediate information.

"The mark of any truly exceptional community is its mix of location, amenities, and new-home choices, and Spencer's Crossing hits on all three," said Carina Hathaway, Vice President of Marketing for Brookfield Residential Properties, the developer of Spencer's Crossing. "Homebuyers have responded positively to all this master-plan has to offer, which has made Spencer's Crossing one of Southern California's favorite new master-planned communities. With strong sales and interest, we are continually preparing for the near future, as well as the long-term needs of homebuyers with additional new home opportunities coming this summer."

Now selling at Spencer's Crossing is the Altura neighborhood by Woodside Homes. Three distinctive single-story detached floorplans showcase three to four bedrooms, two to three baths, island kitchens and great rooms in approximately 2,214 to 2,535 square feet of living space. Prices start from the low $300,000s.

The Iris neighborhood by D.R. Horton offers four family-sized one- and two-story detached homes with three to five bedrooms, 2.5 to four baths and flexibility that make customizing easy in approximately 2,351 to 3,114 square feet. Prices start from the $300,000s.

This summer, homebuyers will have even more beautiful new home options with the opening of Richmond American Homes' new Willow neighborhood. Willow will offer five distinctive one- and two-story detached home designs with three to six bedrooms, 2.5 to 4 baths and a host of amenities that afford comfortable living with luxurious touches in approximately 2,490 to 3,817 square feet. Prices are anticipated to start from the $300,000s.

Spencer's Crossing is known for the panorama of amenities it provides its residents. Within this dynamic 600-acre master-planned community, miles of trails and a world-class private recreation center and community sports park, both now open for residents, serve as important touch points for families and neighbors. The brand-new recreation center offers a swimming pool, children's wading pool, spa, barbecue area, playgrounds and shade structures. The community's highly amenitized 11.5-acre sports park gives local sports teams a close-to-home spot for playing day and night, with lighted soccer and baseball fields, basketball courts, tot lots, and concession stands.

Nearby shopping, numerous golf courses, a variety of restaurants from casual eateries to fine dining, as well as the popular vineyards and the entertainment potential of Temecula are all within easy reach of residents. The acclaimed schools of the Murrieta Valley Unified School District, one of the highest performing districts in Riverside County, serve Spencer's Crossing's school-aged children with high test scores, highly qualified teachers and a dedicated staff.

To visit Spencer's Crossing from Temecula take the I-15 north, exit Murrieta Hot Springs Road and head east past the 215 Freeway. Turn left on Winchester Road (Highway 79), left again on Max Gillis, right on Leon Road and follow the signs to the individual neighborhoods. From Riverside take I-15 south, exit Bundy Canyon and head east past the 215 Freeway. Turn right on Leon Road and follow the signs to the individual neighborhoods.

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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