SOURCE: William Lyon Homes

William Lyon Homes

February 04, 2015 15:00 ET

The Orchards by William Lyon Homes Brings Invigorating Lifestyle to Downtown Upland

UPLAND, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 4, 2015) - The Orchards by William Lyon Homes is coming to Downtown Upland with two new-home neighborhoods designed to invigorate the lives of today's homebuyers. Citrus Pointe's contemporary townhomes and Citrus Court's beautiful attached residences will embrace a range of lifestyles with brand-new designs, private community amenities and a commuter-friendly location. With attainable pricing anticipated from the mid $300,000s and the added benefit of no Mello Roos, everything you could want in a home will come into play at The Orchards. Those interested in refreshing their lifestyles with comfort, fun and leisure should join the neighborhood Interest Lists at and to stay informed of important news and developments.

"The Orchards will bring a fresh, more vibrant new-home opportunity to Upland and judging from the growing Interest Lists, this is exactly what buyers have been waiting for," said Ben Blomdahl, Director of Sales for William Lyon Homes. "If you haven't yet registered your interest, we encourage you to do so soon, as there will be valuable ground-floor opportunities in the future that you won't want to miss."

The Orchards' Citrus Pointe neighborhood will be comprised of three-story townhomes showcasing contemporary architecture and five appealing floorplan options. The spacious, comfortable interiors will range from approximately 1,177 to 1,583 square feet, with 2 to 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, 2-car attached garages, and dens and lofts in select plans.

Citrus Court will be a beautiful, three-story attached home collection with five distinctive floorplan designs. The well-appointed plans will span between 923 and 1,723 square feet, with 2 to 3 bedrooms, 2 to 3 baths and 2-car garages. Both neighborhoods will offer select locations that enjoy distant views of the picturesque Mount Baldy and the San Gabriel Mountains.

Another highly appealing element to The Orchards' lifestyle will be the community's exclusive amenities, which will include a swimming pool, spa, barbecues and recreation center. Pocket parks and greenbelts will also be scattered throughout the community.

The Orchards' convenient setting is steps from the Metrolink station, offering residents an easy commute to Los Angeles' employment centers and attractions, and is also near to the I-210 and 1-10, easing the burden of daily driving excursions. Frequent travelers will appreciate the community's close driving distance to the Ontario International Airport.

Recreational opportunities are abundant with golf opportunities at both Red Hill Country Club & Golf Course and Upland Hills Country Club; baseball across the street at Olivedale Park; and challenging workouts at Hangar 18 Climbing Gym. Residents will find plenty of culture, dining and shopping destinations near The Orchards with Upland's historic downtown nearby and its mix of charming boutiques, antique stores, restaurants and live theater. In neighboring Ontario, bargain shoppers will have Ontario Mills retail outlet at their disposal, while the renowned Victoria Gardens retail center in nearby Rancho Cucamonga will offer Macys, AMC Theatres, The Cheesecake Factory and a number of other shops and dining spots. Vons and Trader Joe's grocery stores will also be just a short distance from the community.

It matters who your builder is and William Lyon Homes is a company built upon a legacy of pride and integrity. A team of visionaries who are passionate about homebuilding and committed to providing a high quality homebuying and homeownership experience, William Lyon Homes has earned a solid track record for outstanding construction and customer service since 1954. The company continues to expand its well-respected brand beyond California, Arizona and Nevada and into other market areas across the Western region with the acquisition of Polygon Homes, its newest division in Washington and Oregon, and its Village Homes division in Colorado. William Lyon Homes shares are publicly traded on Nasdaq under the symbol WLH. For updated information and to learn more, visit

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