Phoenix, AZ, August 29, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Nestled against the Sonoran Desert and Phoenix Mountain Preserve in north Phoenix, Arizona homebuyers are finding Taylor Morrison’s Norterra Ridge is truly a desert gem waiting to be uncovered.
“Norterra Ridge is one of the last opportunities for Phoenix homebuyers to secure a home in a gated mountain preserve community,” said Charlie Enochs, president of Taylor Morrison Arizona. “We’ve taken great care to create a community experience that is second to none in the Valley.”
Conveniently located just two miles east of the I-17 freeway and five miles north of Loop 101, Norterra Ridge provides easy access to local shopping (including The Shops at Norterra), entertainment venues, medical facilities and downtown Phoenix.
Norterra Ridge offers four distinctly Taylor Morrison single-level floor plans ranging from 2,691 to 3,814 square feet and offering 3 to 5 bedrooms and 2.5 to 3.5 baths. Prices for new Phoenix homes at Norterra Ridge start from the high $330,000s.
The Tahoe, a 2,691-square-foot home with three bedrooms and 2.5 baths offers spacious living with a three-car tandem garage. The split floor plan offers solitude and privacy for the master suite and a large great room and kitchen for entertaining.
The 3,179-square-foot Stowe provides four bedrooms and 2.5 baths with a formal dining room, den and the option of a fifth and sixth bedrooms and a three-car garage. The optional extended patio provides outdoor entertaining space across the full width of the rear of the house.
The Whistler is a four bedroom, 3.5 bath single-level home with 3,534 square feet of living space. With a dedicated play room, bonus room and optional office, the Whistler greets visitors with a covered entry and formal dining room.
At 3,814 square feet, the Telluride is the largest plan available at Norterra Ridge and is featured as an onsite model for tour. Five bedrooms, 3.5 baths and a tandem four-car garage highlight the home. A formal dining room and formal living room are complemented by a large kitchen with breakfast nook and bonus room.
Amenities at Norterra Ridge include a 16,000-square-foot community center with year-round activities, programs and events. A state-of-the-art fitness center and aerobic facility complement a heated lap pool, basketball court, two tennis courts and miles of hiking and biking trails that surround Norterra Ridge.
“Norterra Ridge truly represents a community that your family can call home for years to come,” Enochs said.
In addition, Taylor Morrison Arizona announced in April that all of its new home communities will now carry energy ratings based on the energy-conscious HERS®Index, giving Arizonans an opportunity to discover the most energy-efficient home available for their family.
All Taylor Morrison Arizona homes will now be built to Energy Star 3.0 specifications with 100 percent Energy Star rated appliances. Radiant barrier roof sheathing, high efficiency 14-SEER air conditioning, low-E vinyl framed windows and programmable thermostats are also included. The eco-driven features are part of the homebuilder’s new Elem3nts program, which stresses environment, energy and efficiency.
Norterra Ridge is located at 1529 Oberlin Way at North Valley Parkway and Norterra Parkway just north of Jomax Road. The Sonoran Desert Preserve is located just northeast of the community. For more information, please call (602) 358-0121.
For more information on Taylor Morrison homes and communities, please visit www.taylormorrison.com.
About Taylor Morrison
Taylor Morrison was named the No. 1 private homebuilder in the United States in 2010 and 2011 by Builder magazine and builds a wide range of product for discerning home buyers across the country. With more than 140 communities in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida and Texas, Taylor Morrison offers first-time, mid-market and mid-to-upscale housing in both master-planned communities and urban infill neighborhoods. The company also operates one of Canada’s largest homebuilding companies, Monarch, in Ontario, Canada, where it builds single-family homes and high-rise condominiums in Toronto and Ottawa. For more information, visit www.taylormorrison.com.