Lennar’s Caldwell Commons Community Now Officially Open for Sale in Charlotte

Homebuilder Offering Brand New Homes Priced from the $170s in the Highly Desirable University Area

Charlotte, NC, January 06, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Lennar, one of the strongest names in the homebuilding industry, is celebrating the opening of its newest community in Charlotte continuing its increased commitment in the city.

Lennar’s new homes in Caldwell Commons are located in Northeast Charlotte in the highly desirable University area. The community will offer two-story homes with 3 to 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and two-car garages. Homes will range from 2,152 to 2,808 square feet with prices starting from the $170s.

Regardless of what home floor plan design buyers choose at Caldwell Commons they will still enjoy the value added benefits of Lennar’s “Everything You Want. Everything You Need.” philosophy of including the most desired features in every home as standard at no additional cost.

Caldwell Commons homes feature exceptional interiors that include 9-foot smooth ceilings, 30 ounce stain resistant carpeting, an interior trim package and brushed nickel hardware.

Kitchen features include castled maple sinclair birch kitchen cabinets with crown molding and nickel hardware, GE brand black on black appliance package including a smooth top electric range, built in microwave oven and dishwasher and double bowl stainless steel sinks with Moen single handle stainless steel pullout faucet.

Bath features include separate shower with glass door in master bath, oval garden tub in master bath, cultured marble vanity tops and double bowls in master bath and brushed-nickel faucets in all bathrooms.

“Our Company asked thousands of prospective homebuyers which features and upgrades they wanted most when they were searching for a new home and we simply made sure our new home products included them at no additional charge,” said Kyle Rush, Director of Sales and Marketing for Lennar’s Carolinas division. “As a national homebuilder we are able to leverage our vast buying power to work with name brand suppliers and buy these items at a lower price and pass this value along to our homebuyers.”

The community will feature plenty of family oriented amenities including a community swimming pool, clubhouse and cabana. The community is conveniently located near Interstate 485, Interstate 85, Highway 29 and Highway 49 for easy commuting.

Caldwell Commons location in the heart of the University area puts the community near Charlotte’s high-tech business and residential district that includes UNCC, the Carolinas Medical Center, University Hospital and University Research Park. Concord Mills Mall and Northlake Mall are just minutes away. This area of Charlotte is known for its array of convenient shopping, dining, entertainment and extracurricular activities that are available.

“We understand that the purchase of a home is one of the largest investments one will make in a lifetime,” said Rush. “So we try to assist our homebuyers in any way possible to make the buying process quick and simple.”

One way Lennar simplifies the buying process is by offering its in-house lender Universal American Mortgage Company (UAMC). UAMC is a full-service mortgage banking company that has assisted more than 300,000 families with their mortgage financing needs. Right now, UAMC is offering low monthly payments and incredible finance rates. These opportunities are on top of Lennar’s already low home prices and are in addition to the recent $8,000 first-time homebuyer tax credit extension. If you haven’t owned a home in the last three years you may qualify to receive this government tax credit of up to $8,000. * Additionally, now current homeowners may also be able to receive a $6,500 tax credit.‡ These tax credits are not loans and there is no re-payment.

Prospective homebuyers interested in more information on Caldwell Commons can visit Lennar.com/Charlotte or call 1.888.841.7341.

The community is located just off Caldwell Road in Northeast Charlotte.

About Lennar Corporation
Lennar Corporation, founded in 1954, is headquartered in Miami, Florida and is one of the nation’s leading builders of quality homes for all generations. Lennar builds affordable, move-up and retirement homes in Communities that cater to almost any lifestyle – such as urban, golf course, Active Adult or suburban Communities. Currently the company builds homes in 16 different states in some of the finest markets across the country.

Lennar - Carolinas Division
Brandi McDonald