Villages of Irvine Named Top-Selling Master Planned Community in the Region for Fourth Consecutive Year

Success Due to "Decades of Thoughtful Planning"

Irvine, CA, January 09, 2016 --( Homebuyers purchased new homes across the Villages of Irvine in 2015 at a pace unmatched in the Western United States for the fourth consecutive year, according to the just-released Robert Charles Lesser Company (RCLCO) annual report.

The popularity of the new homes earned the Villages of Irvine – built by Irvine Company’s Community Development Company – the 2015 ‘Top-Selling Master-Planned Community in the Western United States’ award from RCLCO.

“Homebuyers continue to make the Villages of Irvine the ‘Top-Selling Master Planned Community in the West’ because they appreciate the unparalleled quality of life enjoyed from decades of thoughtful planning,” said Tom Veal, Vice President of Residential Sales and Marketing for Irvine Company Community Development.

He continued, “New homebuyers consistently tell us that Villages of Irvine homes are attractive because they are great homes built by renowned builders, with nearby access to acres of open space. Schools are planned within our neighborhoods, and our homes are close to employment and world-class shopping, dining and entertainment. Clearly the lifestyle experience across the Villages of Irvine continues to resonate with new homebuyers in the region."

The large volume of new home sales – 1,674 in 2015 – across the Villages of Irvine eclipsed 2014’s total of 1,414 and marked the largest number of new home sales in the region. No other new home community in Southern California ranked in the top 10 of the new report, and the Villages of Irvine is the only Orange County, CA new home master-planned community to make the top-selling list.

New homeshoppers can find many opportunities across the Villages of Irvine.

Interest lists are forming now for new neighborhoods debuting in early 2016 at Irvine’s newest village, Eastwood Village, and at Portola Springs Village.

Eastwood Village will open with an array of different home types in six neighborhoods by Irvine Pacific - from townhomes and single-floor flats to single-family homes. Irvine’s newest village will provide residents with the opportunity to live close to nature with spacious parks and endless scenic trails, all leading to the village center.

Five new neighborhoods are debuting at Portola Springs Village by acclaimed homebuilders California Pacific Homes, William Lyon Homes, Brookfield Residential and The New Home Company. Opening in early 2016, these new neighborhoods in Portola Springs Village provide new homebuyers with several different home types, from townhomes and flats to single-family homes, close to a variety of amenities surrounded by a pristine environment.

Cypress Village offers new homeshoppers the next generation of innovative home designs by Irvine Pacific. Cypress Village neighborhoods epitomize luxury, refinement and fresh living spaces that set a new benchmark for single-family homes. Residents enjoy a resort-style lifestyle, complete with expansive amenities, shopping, abundant trails and new schools within the most-heralded district in the region.

Set against the backdrop of Loma Ridge, Orchard Hills Village epitomizes luxury and sophistication with a distinct blend of topography and landscape reminiscent of the European countryside. The elevated location and unique atmosphere features rolling hillsides, acres of open space and close proximity to working avocado groves.

Stonegate Village is distinctive and charming, offering neighborhoods within inward-oriented enclaves that allow residents to take advantage of unmatched recreational amenities – including seven Village parks and the nearby Jeffrey Open Space Trail.

For more information about these Villages of Irvine neighborhoods, visit, or contact a Villages of Irvine New Home Consultant at (949) 720-3234.

About Irvine Company Community Development

Irvine Company Community Development built the Villages of Irvine, recently honored as the "Top-Selling Master Planned Community in the West" for the fourth straight year. The Villages of Irvine are located in the City of Irvine, ranked by Money Magazine as California's No. 1 city in its 2014 "Best Places to Live" list. 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 11 straight years; abundant open space, parks and recreational opportunities; and world-class dining, entertainment and employment. For more information, please visit
John Christensen