SOURCE: William Lyon Homes

William Lyon Homes

July 07, 2011 16:36 ET

ThreeSixty at South Bay Wins the Coveted Gold Nugget Grand Award for "Best Residential Project of the Year -- Attached in an Urban Setting"

HAWTHORNE, CA--(Marketwire - Jul 7, 2011) - ThreeSixty at South Bay by William Lyon Homes received top honors at the 48th Gold Nugget Awards in San Francisco. This gated community received top honors in the prestigious categories of "Best Residential Project of the Year -- Attached in an Urban Setting" and "Best Infill, Re-Development or Rehab Site Plan -- Five Acres & More." This gated, resort-inspired community was also the recipient of a Merit Award in the category of "Best Multi-Family Housing Project -- Up to Three Stories (For Sale or Rent)." For more details on ThreeSixty, visit www.360southbay.com or follow this award-winning community on Facebook.

"With more than 400 entries in the Gold Nugget competition this year, it is a tremendous honor to be recognized by our peers from such a distinguished field," said Brian Doyle, Regional President for William Lyon Homes California. "ThreeSixty is a dynamic project and I would like to personally recognize our consultants and the team at William Lyon Homes whose vision and talent made this community a unique address that brings together contemporary architecture, a vibrant urban setting and resort amenities."

The gated community of ThreeSixty was innovatively planned to accommodate a broad range of homebuyer preferences and expectations.

Local professionals are encouraged to mark their calendars for Saturday, July 23rd, when ThreeSixty's new luxury neighborhood The Row celebrates its model grand opening. Three-level townhome designs to delight hip lifestyles will showcase two to three bedrooms and 2.5 to three bathrooms in approximately 1,554 to 2,123 square feet. Prices are anticipated to start from the mid $500,000s.

Eight single-level floorplan designs at The Flats collection range from approximately 957 to 1,662 square feet, with up to two bedrooms plus a retreat and up to two bathrooms; buyers also have the benefit of private garages. Prices are from the low $300,000s.

The Court neighborhood offers three-story townhomes that range from approximately 1,367 to 1,978 square feet, with up to three bedrooms plus a loft, and up to three- and one-half bathrooms. Prices are from the mid $400,000s.

Residents of ThreeSixty enjoy the privileges of gated resort living in a location near favorite beach towns. Exclusive recreational amenities at The Center include a resort-style swimming pool, four-lane lap pool, spa and cabanas enveloped by swaying palm trees, as well as basketball, paddle tennis and bocce ball courts. There is also a billiards lounge and bar, wine room, outdoor entertainment area with barbeques and fireplace, state-of-the-art gym with locker rooms, and a multi-purpose room. Future amenities will include a dog park and children's playground.

The 48th Annual Gold Nugget Awards is the centerpiece of PCBC, the Building Industry's leading conference and trade show that recognizes builders, developers, architects, and land planners with communities and projects in the United States and all international countries. Gold Nugget winners share one common denominator: excellence and innovation in addressing complex design/build issues.

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 the newly launched website at www.lyonhomes.com, where online guests can easily access exciting information on William Lyon Homes' brand new neighborhoods for sale.

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