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Buyer Demand Prompts New Phase Releases at Brookfield's La Vita at Orchard Hills

IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/24/14 -- Incredible buyer demand has prompted new phase releases at La Vita at Orchard Hills™, where private new home luxury has raised the bar for discerning homebuyers in Southern California. Those seeking a grand expression of home and the lifestyle they so richly deserve are encouraged to visit La Vita today and see why this new home offering within a magnificent natural setting continues to captivate buyers. With four breathtaking new model homes to tour, it's time to discover La Vita's expansive designs, grand luxury and elegant appointments behind the dramatic entry gates of the Groves in Orchard Hills. For immediate details, log on to

"The defining features of a Brookfield luxury neighborhood in Irvine is the meticulous quality, care and uniqueness we bring to every home design," said Mercedes Meserve, Vice President of Marketing for Brookfield Residential Southern California. "The La Vita homes are the perfect illustration -- and when you add the pristine Orchard Hills setting to the picture, it's pure magic."

Priced from the mid to high $1 Millions, La Vita's alluring new home neighborhood offers the ultimate address for refined living. Floorplans seamlessly blend indoor and outdoor living spaces for grand entertaining and comfortable gatherings. Authentic Tuscan elevations create inviting street scenes further enhanced by the neighborhood's gracious piazzas with two to four-car private driveways.

Refined interiors and superb detailing create incredible vantage points at every turn in the four single-family detached, two-story designs. These exceptionally innovative home designs range from approximately 3,400 to 4,000 square feet with 4 to 5 bedroom suites, 4.5 to 5.5 baths and 2-car garages plus additional storage.

The kitchens at La Vita impress even the most studied gourmet chef with expansive islands and adjoining prep/high heat wok kitchens with walk-in pantries, sinks and second dishwashers. Homeowners also have the flexibility of turning this space into a craft room. First-floor master suites and/or generous guest suites in all four plans present tremendous space for families and guests. Outdoor rooms offer bi-fold or multi-slide doors to bring the outdoors in and showcase breathtaking views amidst the tranquil landscape of Orchard Hills.

Orchard Hills™ is a village so unique, there will never be another opportunity like it in Orange County. A place of such dramatic topography and natural beauty, it is distinguished as a true landmark within the Villages of Irvine®. Set amidst rare natural beauty, 12 new home neighborhoods offer an impressive range of architectural designs within this extraordinary Irvine address. Rolling hillsides, acres of open space and proximity to working avocado groves highlight the village's rare natural splendor and serenity. Brand new luxury neighborhoods epitomize sophistication and architectural differentiation.

Created by Irvine Company Community Development, Orchard Hills is conveniently located in Irvine, California. The City of Irvine was recently ranked by Money Magazine as the "6th Best Place to Live in America." The highly-acclaimed master-planned community is renowned for allowing residents to enjoy a unique lifestyle unmatched in the region -- some of the best schools in the state; America's safest city for nine straight years; abundant open space, parks and recreational opportunities; and world-class dining, entertainment and employment. For more information about the Villages of Irvine, visit

To visit La Vita from I-5, exit Culver Dr. and head east. Cross over Portola Pkwy, make a left on Settlers and proceed through the Groves entry gate. Turn left on Fiddlebow and turn left on Sunset Cove. The guest parking lot is located on your right hand side, past the model homes. The La Vita Sales Office and Model Homes are open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesdays. For more information, please call 888.331.5915 or visit

Prices are effective as of the date of publication.

About Brookfield Residential
Brookfield Residential Los Angeles is a premier lifestyle provider comprised of a dedicated, knowledgeable team of professionals with the passion and experience to craft exceptional new homes, neighborhoods and communities. From the goals of first time buyers to the prestige of luxury homes, we are proud to offer opportunities that embrace a diversity of aspirations. Respected as an award-winning innovator, we are recognized for delivering consistent quality, design details and an outstanding customer experience. Please visit for more information.

Brookfield Residential Properties Inc. is a leading North American land developer and homebuilder with operations in eleven major markets. We entitle and develop land to create master-planned communities and build and sell lots to third-party builders, as well as to our own homebuilding division. We also participate in selected, strategic real estate opportunities, including infill projects, mixed-use developments, infrastructure projects, and joint ventures. Brookfield Residential is listed on the NYSE and TSX under the symbol BRP. For more information, visit

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