Lennar JV commences construction on Sunstone community in US
October 17, 2019 – A joint venture between Lennar Corporation, Shea Homes and Woodside Homes has broken ground on Sunstone, a new community in northwest Las Vegas, US.
The new community is expected to provide 3,000 new homes in ten neighbourhoods, offering a variety of designs for families that include condominiums, single-family homes, move-up estates and age-qualified residences.
The new community will be outdoor recreation-focused, with 15 miles of interconnected trails, two parks, active playfields, tot lots and activity stations, along with city lights and mountain views.
Lennar, the managing partner of the project, is expected to build 1,245 homes through five gated communities in Sunstone, which will consist of single-family residences, attached multi-family homes and its Next Gen – The Home Within A Home design.
Each new Lennar home will feature the company’s signature Everything’s Included upgrades and also comprise advanced appliances, integrated home automation and Wi-Fi CERTIFIED designs whole-home coverage, at no additional cost.
Lennar Las Vegas division president Joy Broddle said: “We are excited to partner with the City of Las Vegas to begin the construction and development of this new distinctive community.
“Sunstone has been thoughtfully designed to provide modern yet nature-inspired amenities.
“A diverse and extensive trail system throughout the community will allow for connectivity between the homes, parks, schools and outside services.”
Shea Homes will introduce its brand Trilogy, which will include 1,000 new homes consisting of single-family detached homes and duplexes featuring some of Shea Homes’ newest floorplan designs.
Woodside Homes will create three distinct neighbourhoods to build 627 new homes.
Two neighbourhoods will comprise two-storey homes ranging from 1,600ft² to 2,700 ft², while the third neighbourhood will feature single-storey designs and account for approximately 210 of the total home sites.
Broddle added: “Our goal is to create a desirable new home community designed for the way people live today – with the ability to evolve into how families want to live in 20 years from now.
“We are united with Shea and Woodside in our vision for Sunstone to provide a community that’s modern, promotes technology and provides an overall active and balanced lifestyle.”