Lyon Communities Begins Leasing Homes at Apex in Milpitas

New Community Includes Resort-Style Design, Architecture, Amenities

Milpitas, CA, May 08, 2013 --( Apex, a new, modern apartment community in Milpitas will begin leasing new homes this month, May 2013, officials announced today.

Built by Newport Beach-based Lyon Communities, recognized as one of the most respected privately held multi-family real estate companies in California, Apex will feature resort-style amenities on the rooftop. A pool, spa, outdoor entertainment area with TV wall, fitness center, gourmet demonstration kitchen, movie theatre and game room are just some of the amenities that will be available on the 9th floor. Apex will also showcase a Pet Spaw™, where residents can groom their pets onsite. The apartment homes consist of studio, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom and 1 – 2 bathrooms.

“Apex is a brand-new community unlike any other rental opportunities in the region,” said Suzanne Maddalon, Senior Vice President for Lyon Communities. “The rooftop amenities are unmatched in the area and provide an upscale living experience that meets the demands of discerning Silicon Valley renters.”

Conveniently located near the South Bay, Apex residents will have easy access to the Silicon Valley’s most vibrant employment centers, including San Jose, Santa Clara, Sunnyvale and Mountain View. The community is within walking distance to the light rail Great Mall station, and close to Highways 880, 680 and 237.

Apex is just blocks from the second-largest retail mall in the region, The Great Mall of the Bay Area, which offers more than 1 million square feet of shopping, dining and entertainment options. Additional grocery stores and a big box retailer, Costco, are located near the community as well.

Apex will feature 366 apartment homes ranging from approximately 580 to 1,450 square feet. The homes will include modern, open floorplans with 8 to 10-foot ceilings, gourmet kitchens with stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops and European style cabinetry, designer fixtures and hardware, oversized tubs, in-home washers and dryers, and will be high-speed data ready.

Club Apex provides residents with an array of rooftop amenities that are an instant escape from the day’s hectic pace. Those include a luxurious resort-style pool and spa with multiple lounging areas and private cabanas, outdoor entertainment area with TV wall, a state-of-the-art fitness center, a movie theater, billiards and game room, a gourmet demonstration kitchen and Wi-Fi café. Additional community amenities include multiple courtyard parks with barbeques, picnic and entertainment areas; a group of e-business centers, conference centers, and a Pet Spaw™.

“Our goal is to create a very special community for our residents by providing an environment with amenities and features which appeal to the active lifestyle enjoyed by Silicon Valley residents,” said Maddalon.

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Lyon Communities is a leading real estate development and investment company headquartered in Newport Beach, California. Established in 1988 by General William Lyon and Frank T. Suryan Jr., it is recognized as one of the most respected privately held multi-family real estate companies in the Western United States. The company has a market capitalization of $2.0 billion and over the years has acquired more than 21,000 apartment homes and managed the development and renovation of 30,000 apartment homes in California, Colorado, Florida and Georgia. Lyon Communities takes pride in our ability to provide long-term, income-producing investments for our investors. Our communities offer residents a variety of housing and amenity choices with unparalleled customer service in some of the finest and most innovative rental living experiences in the country. For more information:
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