SOURCE: William Lyon Homes

William Lyon Homes

April 12, 2012 18:42 ET

Spring Is in the Air at Augusta by William Lyon Homes

TUSTIN, CA--(Marketwire - Apr 12, 2012) - Augusta is the place to be. Beautiful new homes, a great OC location and prices from the mid $600,000s are generating amazing sales among smart consumers who desire single-family living at Columbus Square within the Villages of Columbus. This favorite William Lyon Homes neighborhood recently released Phases Three and Four to the delight of prospective homeowners and Augusta's Phase One and Two homeowners are happily settling in and enjoying their new surroundings. Spring is in the air and residents are walking, biking and swimming in their Columbus Square community, so stop waiting and discover the incredible appeal of this very popular address.

"The weather is beautiful and newly planted flowers are blooming in front yards, which makes spring the perfect season to explore Augusta. As this neighborhood continues to unfold, visitors will see homeowners who recently moved here spending time outdoors, mingling with neighbors and taking advantage of private recreational amenities at the Village Conservatory," said Lesley Pennington, Vice President of Sales for William Lyon Homes. "There is a wonderful sense of welcome and that great vibe has contributed to the growing demand for new phase releases. In fact, Augusta has quickly become one of the area's best-selling neighborhoods, with sales exceeding the 50 percent mark, so there is a certain urgency to choose a favorite floorplan sooner than later."

Augusta's spacious, two-story floorplans that range from approximately 2,587 to 3,008 square feet, coupled with attainable prices and low interest rates, have made this Tustin neighborhood a top choice among first-time buyers as well as families who realize the value of this move-up opportunity. With September and October completion dates scheduled for Phases Three and Four, buyers can find the space they need, the prices they want and the OC community they love -- and start planning for a convenient fall move.

Augusta's innovative home designs showcase three to five bedrooms, 2.5 to 4.5 bathrooms and two to three-car garages. Highlights include private center courtyards; select floorplans offer master bedrooms and secondary bedrooms on the first floor. Colonial, Georgian, Spanish and French architecture grace the exteriors. Visit for an online introduction and Like the neighborhood on Facebook.

Set amidst tree-lined streets and the established backdrop of the Villages of Columbus, Augusta homeowners are spending sunny afternoons with family and friends at the Village Conservatory. This private Georgian-style clubhouse has approximately 5,200 square feet of amenities, including a Junior Olympic saline swimming pool, wading pool, spa, tot lot and Wi-Fi hot spots. Four community parks offer half-court basketball, open play turf, a tot lot, as well as barbecue and picnic areas.

Augusta's prime OC location gives residents with busy lifestyles the accessibility they need. Shopping at The District and The Market Place is close-by, and the neighborhood is just minutes from the Metrolink station, major freeways and John Wayne Airport, a plus for commuters and leisure travelers.

It matters who your builder is, and William Lyon Homes means it when they say that they put themselves into their homes. They build each and every home as if it were their own and have earned a solid track record for constructing homes throughout the West since 1954. Learn more by visiting, to access exciting information on William Lyon Homes' brand new neighborhoods.

To visit Augusta from the I-5, exit Jamboree Road and proceed west. Turn right on Edinger Ave. and left onto Kensington Park Dr. From Kensington Park Dr, turn right on Georgia St., right on Davenport St., left on Charleston and follow the signs. The Sales Gallery and Models are open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, please call 714-389-7748.

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.