SOURCE: William Lyon Homes

William Lyon Homes

May 19, 2011 12:15 ET

William Lyon Homes Gearing Up for the Model Grand Opening of Augusta in Tustin

TUSTIN, CA--(Marketwire - May 19, 2011) - William Lyon Homes is putting the finishing touches on the professionally decorated models for Augusta, their brand new neighborhood coming soon to the heart of Orange County with home prices anticipated from the high $600,000s. This highly anticipated event is slated for mid June and now is the best time to register your interest for Augusta, which will debut innovative single-family designs of superb value at Columbus Square within the Villages of Columbus. Do not wait another minute and visit to get on the inside track and be among the first to learn about lot-specific pricing, events and phase openings.

"As the beautiful model homes near completion, there is growing excitement surrounding the upcoming unveiling of Augusta within a well established community," said Lesley Pennington, Director of Sales for William Lyon Homes. "Augusta's distinctive floorplans will reveal flexible lofts, gourmet kitchens and convenient first-level master bedrooms in select plans, as well as spacious private courtyards -- open living areas today's homebuyers are looking for. From top to bottom and room to room, buyers are destined to be impressed with the interior elegance and outdoor spaces this new Tustin address will soon unveil."

"Southern Californians who appreciate a great location will also find Augusta the perfect backdrop for convenient, vibrant living within the Villages of Columbus. An abundance of private amenities and parks will let families picnic, swim and play ball within their own community, while close proximity to favorite destinations and access to top Tustin schools make Augusta a great choice for family-oriented buyers who want to plan for their futures with confidence," Pennington added.

Set amidst tree-lined streets and the established backdrop of the Villages of Columbus, Augusta will introduce spacious two-story single-family homes, with three to five bedrooms and 2.5 to 4.5 bathrooms in approximately 2,587 to 3,008 square feet; two to three-car garages will also be included. Private center courtyards will give residents the opportunity to enjoy casual outdoor living in this picturesque setting. Charming Colonial, Georgian, Spanish and French architectural styles will grace the exteriors.

Exclusive recreation will delight every family member at Augusta. The Village Conservatory is a private Georgian-style clubhouse with approximately 5,200 square feet of amenities, including a Junior Olympic saline swimming pool, wading pool, spa, tot lot, Wi-Fi hot spots and more. Four parks situated throughout Columbus Square offer half-court basketball, open play turf, a tot lot, as well as barbecue and picnic areas.

The neighborhood's central Columbus Square location will offer residents easy accessibility to The Market Place and The District, which offer numerous shopping, dining and entertainment venues. Augusta will also be just minutes from the Metrolink station, major freeways and John Wayne Airport.

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, where online guests can easily access exciting information on William Lyon Homes' brand new neighborhoods for sale.

Augusta will soon redefine 'living better' for less in a coveted OC community and now is a great time to learn more by visiting