Saturday, September 12, 2015

"Best Of Summerlin" 2015 Open For Nominations

Summerlin®, Las Vegas’ largest master-planned community, a development of The Howard Hughes Corporation® (HHC), launched its 2015 Best of Summerlin recognition competition on Sept. 2.  A fun and interactive way to showcase Summerlin’s robust amenities and premier lifestyle, this fun, online poll has become a popular way to celebrate Summerlin icons, landmark places and popular venues.

Through Sept. 18, community and valley residents can nominate their favorite Summerlin restaurants, parks and businesses for categories including Best Locally-Owned Restaurant, Best Community Event, Best Golf Course and Best School Spirit. In total there are 12 categories.

“We look forward to this annual competition because it gives residents an opportunity to tell us what they appreciate most about Summerlin,” said Danielle Bisterfeldt, director of marketing, Summerlin.  “While there are special places and restaurants that are fan favorites year after year, we always learn something new about our community from this competition.”

Nominations can be made at www.summerlin.com.  Anyone can submit nominations but all locations must be within the Summerlin community borders for consideration. Finalists will be announced Monday, Sept. 21, followed by online voting through Oct. 9.  This year’s Best of Summerlin winners will be announced at the Summerlin Festival of Arts, Oct. 10 and 11, in Downtown Summerlin®.

Join Summerlin on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for updates and to follow The Adventures of Summerlin Sam as the community’s jackrabbit mascot visits each finalist and features them on Summerlin social media.

Photo Caption:  In 2014 the Willows Park, located near Town Center and Sahara Drive received the most votes for Best Park. It features lighted baseball fields, a children’s play area, basketball courts and a community center with a pool.

About Summerlin:
Developed by The Howard Hughes Corporation, Summerlin began to take shape in 1990 and has ranked in the country’s top 10 bestselling master-planned communities for nearly two decades. Located along the western rim of the Las Vegas valley, Summerlin encompasses 22,500 acres with approximately 6,000 acres still remaining to accommodate future growth within the master plan. The community is currently home to more than 100,000 residents who enjoy an unparalleled list of amenities. These include more than 150 neighborhood and village parks, more than 150 completed miles of trails, 22 public and private schools, 14 houses of worship, nine golf courses, shopping centers, medical and cultural facilities, business parks and dozens of actively selling floor plans. Homes are available in a variety of styles – from single-family homes to townhomes and condominiums– priced from the $300,000s to more than $1 million. Custom homesites in The Ridges are priced from the $400,000s. Luxury apartment homes offer monthly rents starting from the $900s. Visit www.summerlin.com for more information.

About The Howard Hughes Corporation®
The Howard Hughes Corporation owns, manages and develops commercial, residential and mixed-use real estate throughout the U.S. Our properties include master planned communities, operating properties, development opportunities and other unique assets spanning 16 states from New York to Hawai‘i. The Howard Hughes Corporation is traded on the New York Stock Exchange as HHC and is headquartered in Dallas, TX. For additional information about HHC, visit www.howardhughes.com.

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