Saturday, April 12, 2014
Summerlin, the largest master-planned community in the Las Vegas valley will this year add several new neighborhoods to the community’s inventory of homes. In two Summerlin villages, The Mesa and The Paseos, homebuilders are breaking ground and forming interest lists for six new neighborhoods.
Saturday, April 5, 2014
The name Summerlin is often associated with the entire western rim of the Las Vegas valley but, the 22,500-acre master-planned community has clearly defined borders, stretching as far north as West Cheyenne Avenue and south, just past Russell Road. With nearly 36 square miles of neighborhoods, parks, top-ranked schools, churches and a developing downtown that will house more than 125 shops, restaurants and entertainment venues, Summerlin is clearly in the heart of the valley, particularly given its easy access to the entire city via the 215 beltway.
Saturday, April 5, 2014
Faith Lutheran High School’s Luke Kecman, 18, is known for being artistic with a fascination for video games and a knack for mimicking character voices. He also is a special needs student who plans to graduate this spring with an adjusted diploma for meeting his individualized goals.
Saturday, April 5, 2014
James Sernas, 22, could be the poster person for the Candlelighters. He is approaching the five-year mark of his treatment, beating back cancer that came out of nowhere.
Saturday, March 29, 2014
The master-planned community of Summerlin boasts of a broad variety of new homes, particularly with new neighborhoods emerging in the community’s far western and southern villages. But as new homes continue to populate the 22,500 acre plan, other Summerlin neighborhoods are nearing sell-out out, including Amado, a unique neighborhood in which homes are being built by several homebuilders. Amado is located in The Mesa village, one of Summerlin’s fastest-growing and most popular areas.
Saturday, March 15, 2014
Summerlin’s newest community park, tucked between Wet ‘n’ Wild and Faiss Middle School, opened last year without a name. Completed in partnership with The Howard Hughes Corporation, developer of new homes in Summerlin, and Clark County, the two large entities left the naming of the park to one small group: members of the Faiss Middle School Student Council.
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Buying a new home in Summerlin means investing in a home with the latest and most energy efficient construction and appliances available on the market. But while purchasing an older home may appear more cost-effective upfront, experts say buying new doesn’t just mean modern features, it means long-term cost benefits. It’s just another perk homeowners can add to the list of amenities when living in southern Nevada’s premier master-planned community.
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Summerlin’s hallmark quality of life and focus on outdoor living is part of the package when buying a home in the 22,500-acre master-planned community. In April, more than a thousand runners and cyclists from across southern Nevada and various parts of the world will converge for two of Summerlin’s signature outdoor events: The Summerlin Half Marathon and Tour de Summerlin. Registration is now open for both.
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Popular neighborhoods developed by six builders in multiple villages in the master-planned community of Summerlin have standing inventory with move-in ready homes available. But due to demand by homebuyers seeking immediate move-in, the number of homes ready for quick occupancy is shrinking, according to Danielle Bisterfeldt, director of marketing, Summerlin.
Saturday, February 15, 2014
The broad variety of homes available in Summerlin make it easy to find one to fall in love with. Chris Stacey had already fallen in love with and purchased two Summerlin homes by the time he met Celena Haas at a friend’s Summerlin home in 2005. In 2011 they purchased a home together in Summerlin’s Serrano neighborhood in The Paseos. It was the perfect fit for the now married couple, who wanted extra space for their two dogs.
Saturday, February 1, 2014
The master-planned community of Summerlin, known for its hallmark quality of life created by beautifully landscaped streets and neighborhoods and abundant outdoor amenities, will soon welcome the most highly anticipated new amenity in the valley: The Shops at Summerlin. Representatives from the Howard Hughes Corporation, developer of both Summerlin and The Shops at Summerlin, announced this week the names of several retailers joining the impressive and growing line-up of brand names at Southern Nevada’s newest regional retail and entertainment center opening this fall.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
The Howard Hughes Corporation® (NYSE: HHC) today announced additional tenants joining The Shops at Summerlin, led by an exciting array of leading fashion brands. Fashion is a major focus at The Shops at Summerlin. Numerous upscale retailers have signed on at the open-air center, which is one of the premier regional retail developments across the country, located in the heart of the acclaimed Summerlin master planned community.
Saturday, January 18, 2014
Summerlin, the Las Vegas valley’s largest master-planned community, has for decades been among the 20 best-selling master planned communities (MPC) in the country, according to RCLCO, a national independent real estate advisory firm in Bethesda, Md. RCLCO recently released figures for 2013 naming Summerlin the 11th best-selling MPC in the country. Summerlin bettered its position by one place from its #12 ranking in 2012.
Saturday, January 4, 2014
The year 2013 was highlighted by several exciting developments in the master-planned community of Summerlin. “The year 2013 signaled a true turn-around from the recent economic slowdown, and Summerlin was no exception,” said Kevin Orrock, president of Summerlin. “Construction is now in full swing on The Shops at Summerlin; home sales in Summerlin far exceeded expectations; and homebuilders are lining up to purchase additional Summerlin acreage for future neighborhoods. The year was one of great progress.”
Saturday, December 28, 2013
Summerlin, the valley’s largest master-planned community has once again partnered with Springs Preserve, UNLV and local businesses and organizations to promote Christmas tree recycling.
Saturday, December 14, 2013
Realtors in the valley can once again have a leg up on their competition thanks to the Summerlin Certified Realtors program.
Saturday, December 7, 2013
Summerlin’s most exclusive village, The Ridges, is known for its magnificent custom homes that overlook the Las Vegas valley. Yet Boulder Ridge by Christopher Homes, offers another option for homebuyers seeking a highly customized home without the challenge of building and designing a custom home from scratch.
Saturday, November 30, 2013
The holiday season in Summerlin is marked by many seasonal events for the general public to enjoy. With Chanukah underway and members of the master-planned community’s two synagogues enjoying celebrations like last night’s Chanukah Shabbat service at Temple Sinai, Summerlin offers a plethora of seasonal celebrations throughout the month of December.
Saturday, November 23, 2013
As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, Summerlin residents reflect on why they are thankful for the community in which they live. Today, the master-planned community is home to more than 100,000 Southern Nevadans who appreciate the lifestyle, the amenities, an abundance of beautiful homes and neighborhoods and a sense of community with like-minded residents who share their appreciation.
Saturday, November 16, 2013
Sterling Ridge by William Lyon Homes, a new luxury neighborhood in Summerlin, enjoyed a robust grand opening weekend. Located in the exclusive guard gated village of The Ridges, Sterling Ridge offers semi-custom homes in Summerlin. Sterling Ridge will offer two collections of homes with varying lot sizes, floor plans, and unique features for home buyers to individualize and customize their dream…
Saturday, November 9, 2013
Summerlin, Las Vegas’ largest master-planned community is designed for residents to enjoy their homes, neighborhoods and each other. A major perk to living in Summerlin is the long list of resident-only events afforded those who call the community home.
Saturday, November 2, 2013
Summerlin’s newest neighborhood featuring 53 single-story homes is selling fast. Santaluz by Toll Brothers is located in The Paseos village and is one of the most popular new home developments in the master planned community. These new homes in Las Vegas are tucked along the western rim of the valley and offer three floor plans featuring Spanish Colonial, Mission, Mediterranean and Santa…
Saturday, October 26, 2013
Summerlin is again adding more options to its home inventory with new homes in The Paseos village, offering five floor plans in the sweeping hills adjacent Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. This gated community with only 84 lots starts in the low $300,000s and offers floor plans ranging from 2,050 to 3,285 square feet.
Sunday, October 13, 2013
Twelve Summerlin businesses, popular outdoor venues and a school now carry a coveted title: they are 2013 Best of Summerlin winners. More than 2,000 people cast votes on summerlin.com from September 9 through Oct. 11, selecting from among three top nominees in each category.
Saturday, October 12, 2013
This weekend more than 100 artists and craftsmen from across the country will display a broad array of art at Summerlin Centre Community Park for the 19th annual Summerlin Art Festival. The event features fine art collections including paintings, glasswork, pottery, jewelry, metal works, sculpture and mixed media.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
A Special 16-page Feature in the Las Vegas Review Journal.
Saturday, October 5, 2013
The Summerlin Art Festival returns with exciting changes and more than 100 fine artists and craftsmen Oct. 12 and 13 at Summerlin Centre Community Park. In addition to the broad variety of artwork on display along with live art demonstrations and stage performances, this year children will have a new piece of hands-on fun thanks to Discovery Children’s Museum.
Saturday, September 28, 2013
Summerlin’s westernmost village The Paseos continues to take shape at a quick pace fueled in large part by consumer demand for new homes in Summerlin. Currently, the village boasts three neighborhoods under development including Esperanza by Lennar.
Saturday, September 21, 2013
For the eighth year, residents and fans of Summerlin are sharing their opinions about what they love most about the community through the community’s “Best of Summerlin” campaign. This year, hundreds of nominations were received during August with voting now underway. Winners of the 2013 “Best of Summerlin” recognition campaign will be announced at Summerlin Art…
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc., announced today plans to open an approximately 36,000-square-foot store in fall 2014 at The Shops at Summerlin, a 1.6 million-square-foot mixed-use development of The Howard Hughes Corporation that will launch the downtown of the acclaimed master planned community.
Saturday, September 7, 2013
In a mid-year 2013 survey of master-planned communities conducted by national real estate consultant RCLCO, Summerlin ranked 9th nationally, moving up three spots from its 12th place year-end 2012 ranking.
Monday, August 26, 2013
Twenty-four schools have already opened their doors or will open their doors for more than 35,000 students on the first day of school in the master-planned community of Summerlin. The 12 public and 12 private schools in Summerlin include 10 percent of Clark County School District’s highest ranking public schools and many of the valley’s top performing and nationally-ranked private…
Saturday, August 17, 2013
Summerlin public and private schools receive high accolades for student performance during the school year, but many schools in the master-planned community extend their core curriculum calendars to the summer, offering academic advancement programs, supervised play and learning programs as well as sports clinics for young people.
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Three college-bound students from the master-planned community of Summerlin each received a $4,000 scholarship from The Summerlin Children’s Forum, a nonprofit organization established in 1997 by community leaders and The Howard Hughes Corporation to enhance the educational experience of students in the community.
Saturday, August 3, 2013
Summerlin, Las Vegas’ largest master-planned community, a development of The Howard Hughes Corporation (HHC), launches its 2013 Best of Summerlin recognition campaign. A fun and interactive way to showcase Summerlin’s robust amenities, this exciting competition has become a popular way to celebrate Summerlin icons, landmark places and popular venues for their contributions to the…
Saturday, July 27, 2013
Summerlin’s newest family park, Community Park, at 7025 S. Fort Apache Rd., sits between the new Wet ‘n’ Wild water park and the top ranked Faiss Middle School. The new park offers yet another location for families to enjoy the beautiful outdoor landscape in the southernmost tip of the developing master-planned community.
Saturday, July 20, 2013
Woodside Homes today unveils four model homes available for two unique styles of homes: Seville at Andorra and Castille at Andorra in Summerlin’s Paseos village. Located north of West Charleston Blvd. along the base of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, the Andorra neighborhood adds a total of seven new floor plans to Summerlin’s growing list of new home offerings.
Saturday, July 13, 2013
Looking for your next Summerlin home? Now is a great time to buy with more than 50 floor plans by 10 builders in five villages. Single-family detached, townhomes, condos and exclusive custom homes are all being built as buyers line up for a shot at some Summerlin real estate.
Saturday, June 29, 2013
The master-planned community of Summerlin is home to a variety of lifestyle-amenities, including resident-only, family-friendly events offered year-round throughout the community’s 19 villages. But Summerlin’s Fourth of July parade, a massive annual celebration, is open to the public, and this year’s 19th annual Summerlin Council Patriotic Parade is shaping up to be the best yet.
Saturday, June 22, 2013
It’s a fact. During the hot Las Vegas summers the higher the elevation, the lower the temperatures. And Summerlin has some of the highest elevations in the valley.
Saturday, June 15, 2013
According to a report released Friday by the Nevada Department of Education, public schools in the master-planned community of Summerlin rank among the best in the state. Eight of the community’s 12 CCSD public elementary, middle and high schools received the top score of 5 in the state’s new critical performance assessment scale.
Saturday, June 8, 2013
The Paseos village in Summerlin is one of the latest Las Vegas valley development areas to experience the new building boom that has home buyers eagerly lining up for a look. The new homes in the Paseos include single-story floor plans, three-car garages and optional casitas, and according to Danielle Bisterfeldt, marketing director for Summerlin, they are proving to be very popular with…
Saturday, June 1, 2013
New home buyers often look for amenities in homes and neighborhoods that include cozy comforts and convenient, family-friendly activities in the area. Summerlin’s more than 150 miles of trails throughout the 22,500-acre master-planned community on the west side of the valley are among the most popular neighborhood amenities for residents.
Saturday, May 25, 2013
Memorial Day weekend signals the start of summer, and for residents of the master-planned community of Summerlin, that means the start of pool season. Spanning 22,500 acres along the western rim of the Las Vegas valley, Summerlin is known for its robust outdoor amenities, including two community pools for the exclusive use of residents and one large public aquatic facility owned and operated by…
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Summerlin, the 22,500-acre master planned community populating the western-rim of the Las Vegas valley, is known for its beautiful desert landscape and close proximity to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Now, in addition to having one of the best natural desert wonders in their backyard, Summerlin residents have a world-class water park at their doorsteps. Wet ‘n’ Wild Las…
Monday, May 13, 2013
Summerlin Las Vegas Baseball Club LLC, a joint venture comprised of The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE: HHC) and Play Ball Owners Group, including investors Steve Mack, Bart Wear and Chris Kaempfer, today announced that they have completed the purchase of the Las Vegas 51s from Stevens Baseball Group.
Saturday, May 4, 2013
When you purchase a home in Summerlin it comes standard with amenities that promote a lifestyle of outdoor activity and healthy living. An ample variety of parks and recreational facilities generously spread throughout Summerlin cater to an active lifestyle and complement each neighborhood.
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Summerlin’s newest village, located in the southwestern corner of the 22,500-acre master-planned community, is bursting with activity. The Mesa has several new single-family homes featuring 19 floor plans. Builders are working to make this another stand-out Summerlin neighborhood with distinct architectural elements and unique amenities both inside and outside of these new homes.
Saturday, April 20, 2013
Homebuyers looking for a new home in the 22,500-acre master-planned community of Summerlin now have a quick and convenient way to search for the perfect new home. The Howard Hughes Corporation (HHC) has launched the Summerlin mobile phone app, a new, free, downloadable search engine for smart phones.
Saturday, April 13, 2013
One of the most engaging public events in the master-planned community of Summerlin is right around the corner: The 12th annual Tour de Summerlin, Saturday, April 20. Online registration closes this Thursday, April 18. Last-minute registrations can be handled in person at McGhies Ski, Bike & Board on Friday, April 19, from noon to 7 p.m.
Saturday, April 6, 2013
Outdoor enthusiasts who are on the fence about participating in the 3rd annual Summerlin Half Marathon have only five days left to pre-register online. Runners hoping to slide into the race the day of the event risk being turned away.
Saturday, March 30, 2013
Summerlin, the artfully designed master planned community that spans the Las Vegas Valley’s western rim and boasts more than 150 parks, including dozens of baseball fields, is calling “Batter up!” as the Summerlin North and Summerlin South Little Leagues kick-off their spring baseball seasons.
Saturday, March 23, 2013
The Summit at Amado by KB Home is Summerlin’s newest neighborhood, located in the master-planned community’s picturesque Mesa village in the southwest corner of the valley. The neighborhood offers single-family, two-story homes priced at $249,990, $259,990 and $269,990, respectively, offering 1,852, 2,055, and 2,256 square feet. All homes come standard with three bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a…
Saturday, March 16, 2013
The newest business to open its doors in Summerlin is giving residents yet another reason to enjoy the 150-miles of winding trails and gorgeous neighboring Red Rock landscape. The Las Vegas Cyclery held its grand opening ‘WheelaPaLooZa’ in The Gardens Summerlin South village March 9 and 10.
Monday, March 4, 2013
The Mesa, Summerlin’s southernmost village, is adding a unique style to the distinctly designed master-planned community. Nestled at the base of the picturesque Spring Mountain range, this 500-acre desert contemporary inspired village is home to seven actively selling neighborhoods with dozens of floor plans ranging from 1,450 square feet to 3,050 square feet and priced from $227,950 to…
Saturday, March 2, 2013
Spring in Summerlin is marked by two annual events that underscore the community’s healthy, active lifestyle: the 3rd annual Summerlin Half-Marathon and 12th annual Tour de Summerlin. Registration is underway for both events that are open to the public.
Saturday, February 16, 2013
The master-planned community of Summerlin launched its 2013 marketing campaign this week, and according to Danielle Bisterfeldt, Summerlin marketing director, community residents are the stars of the new multi-media campaign.
Friday, February 8, 2013
An active, outdoor lifestyle has long been a hallmark of quality of life in the master-planned community of Summerlin. The community’s extensive trail system, 150-plus parks, adjacency to Red Rock Canyon with world-class hiking and rock-climbing, ideal streets and scenery for cyclists, and community youth and adult sports leagues combine to encourage a healthy, active lifestyle that appeals…
Friday, February 8, 2013
The intersection of Alta Drive and Desert Foothills Drive will close to vehicle, pedestrian and cycling traffic February 18, 2013. The closure, scheduled for approximately 10 months, is necessary to complete infrastructure work for development expansion.
Monday, February 4, 2013
In a national survey of master-planned communities conducted by national real estate consultant RCLCO, Summerlin ranked 12th nationally for 2012 home sales. According to Kevin Orrock, president of Summerlin and executive vice president of master-planned communities for The Howard Hughes Corporation. Summerlin’s 471 home sales in 2012 represent a 113 percent increase over 2011.
Saturday, February 2, 2013
Development activity is well underway in The Paseos village of Summerlin as The Howard Hughes Corporation, developer of Summerlin, prepares for significant growth. Five new home neighborhoods are scheduled to open in 2013 along with an extension of the village’s popular paseo trail system.
Saturday, January 26, 2013
Amado Pointe by Ryland Homes is now selling in the master-planned community of Summerlin. The neighborhood features four two-story home floorplans ranging from 2,175 to 2,389 square feet priced from the high $200,000s.
Saturday, January 19, 2013
Three two-story home floorplans are now selling in Summerlin’s newest neighborhood, Cresta del Sol at Amado by Woodside Homes. Floorplans range from 2,236 to 2,518 square feet and are priced starting in the mid-$200,000s.
Thursday, January 17, 2013
The intersection of Alta Drive and Desert Foothills Drive will close to vehicle, pedestrian and cycling traffic in early February. The closure, scheduled for approximately 10 months, is necessary to complete infrastructure work for development expansion.
Saturday, January 12, 2013
Thousands of Summerlin residents are taking advantage of the community’s award winning recreational amenities to meet health and fitness goals for the new year.
Saturday, January 5, 2013
The master-plan community of Summerlin is ushering in 2013 with big plans. “We have a full schedule of residential, retail and recreational development in Summerlin,” said Kevin Orrock, president of Summerlin and executive vice president of master-planned communities for The Howard Hughes Corporation.