July 18 2019

Find Affordability and Luxury Urban Living at Magnolia Walk in Los Angeles County

by racheal

New home community in Los Angeles Magnolia Walk

The newly established neighborhood of Magnolia Walk is reasonably priced and comprised of only 94 homes located in Los Angeles, CA. Here you will find a quaint gated community with amenities that can’t be beaten as well as upgraded features and is easy accessibility to nearby shopping, dining, entertainment, and exceptional schools.


The two-story floor plans offered at Magnolia Walk are between 3-4 bedrooms with up to 3 bathrooms and span up to a vast 2,004 square feet of living space. The open concept living spaces offer plenty of natural lighting and incorporate a modern kitchen with an optional island and an upstairs loft that offers flexibility for a spare bedroom, playroom, or even a home office. The master suite in most floor plans provides a spacious walk-in closet, dual sinks, and upscale finishes that will give you a spa-like feel after a long day’s work. The secondary bathrooms include cultured marble countertops, contemporary white thermofoil cabinetry with concealed hinges and chrome knobs, and a chrome centerset faucet. 


These single-family dwellings are also energy efficient and healthy offering several features that will assist in saving money as well as saving the planet. All of the homes at Magnolia Walk either meet or exceed California’s energy-saving Title 24 requirements and include a carbon monoxide detector and automatic fire sprinklers. Auto shut-off motion sensors in all bathrooms, air conditioning with a programmable digital thermostat, water-efficient faucets, and even an Energy Star dishwasher are all available in your new energy-efficient home.


You’ll appreciate the abundance of shopping available at establishments such as the Del Amo Fashion Center, South Bay Galleria, and the Southbay Pavilion. Create lasting memories with family as you explore the ample entertainment Los Angeles has to offer right in your own backyard such as The Natural History Museum of LA, Mulligan Family Fun Center, the LA Zoo, Dodger Stadium, and the Griffith Observatory.


The homebuilder Olson Homes was founded in 1988 to help cities solve the problem of a shortage of affordable housing within urban areas. They have been recognized as the leader in providing urban housing throughout California. This has allowed many families the ability to take advantage of living out the American dream of owning a home while being close to employments, local transportation, and an urban lifestyle. The commitment of Olson Homes is to “improve the local neighborhood experience by capturing the best that exists in each neighborhood socially and architecturally.”


Olson Homes has partnered with the Community Development Commission of Los Angeles County in order to offer an opportunity for low and moderate-income families the chance of owning a new home below market purchase price. Out of the 94 homes constructed at Magnolia Walk, 30 of those homes have been designated as affordable housing with prices ranging from around $358,000 to $373,000 compared to its normal rates within the mid $500,000's. 11 of them will be designated for low-income buyers and 19 will be solely for moderate home buyers. Down payment assistance will also available.


If you’re on the hunt for an affordable new home in Los Angeles, your search stops here. No matter where you are in your new home journey, you’ll find everything you need and so much more at Magnolia Walk by Olson Homes.  

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January 25 2019

Pardee Homes Keeps Community First at Verano at Aliento

by Erin

Clubhouse at new development Verano at Aliento in Los Angeles County

Home Builder Pardee Homes has developed a new residential community within Los Angeles County in the low $500,000’s. The new homes in Santa Clarita, CA, Verano at Aliento offers upscale single story homes precisely for active adults 55 and over.  Experience up to 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, and up to 2, 470 square feet when looking into your newfound LA home. The quaint neighborhood of Verano features amenities such as a resort-style pool, vertical community garden, Wi-Fi workstations, private wine lockers, and a community spa for unwinding after a long day.


Take a glance at the Plan2 home design offering 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with approximately 1,670 square feet of living space.  Choose from either a Traditional Farmhouse or Interpretive Farmhouse with included features such as convenient USB drop zones, slab granite countertops and white cabinetry in the gourmet kitchen, and a spacious master bedroom suite with a luxurious bathroom and generous walk-in closets. If you believe extra space is needed for those holiday visitors or a home office, the Loft options are sure to suit your needs.  Choose from the options of a junior master, guest suite, or the 2 bed guest suite to boost the level of living space in your home. 


Efficiency is key at Verano at Aliento.  The home builder has literally thought of everything ensuring that their homes are health, energy, earth, water, and home smart.  All homes are energy smart with LED lighting, Low-E windows, and a Wi-Fi thermostat.  Your water smart home comes with a Rinnai® tankless water heater, water efficient toilets, and Delta WaterSense® labeled faucets.


Pardee Homes has made themselves a household name in both Southern California and Nevada since establishing in 1921.  They continue to provide smart solutions to their homebuyers with new construction homes that they can trust. Pardee Homes have been recipients of many awards that reflect their integrity and commitment to the communities they build and continue to invest in. The National Association of Home Builders Green Building Corporate Advocate of the year and Builder magazine’s America’s Best Builder are just a few of the amazing accomplishments that Pardee Homes has achieved for their outstanding building practices. Safety is the priority for Pardee Homes above all else.  They are the first to receive the Voluntary Protection Programs Designation for twelve years consecutively which recognizes effective worksite-based safety and health.


Create memories in a home community that you can trust at Verano at Aliento by Pardee Homes. Contact the sales office today to schedule your viewing.

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December 26 2018

Enjoy Lavish Living in the Heart of Silicon Beach at The Collection

by Erin

Living room The Collection at Playa Vista Los Angeles County

Sophisticated luxury living can be yours at The Collection in Playa Vista. Brookfield Residential is now offering three-story townhomes close to amenities and just a mile from the beach in the heart of the Silicon Beach community. Elegant, spacious, and inviting you’ll love the lavish details and the lifestyle you’ll find at The Collection in Playa Vista.


The townhomes at The Collection are sleek, sexy, and brimming with fine details. Every home features an open-concept design with large windows, private elevators, outdoor entertaining space, private parking, and a green area. Choose from three unique designs featuring chic industrial finishes and high-end touches. Residence 1 offers 2,688 square feet with 4 bedrooms and Residence 1X offers 2,624 square feet of grand living, 3 large bedrooms, and 3.5 sumptuously appointed baths. Residence 2 features 3,627- 3,666 square feet, 4 or 5 large bedrooms, 3 elegant full baths, plus 2 powder rooms. The open, airy design draws energy and light through the open spaces. The chef-inspired kitchen features stainless steel appliances, gleaming quartz countertops, an oversized island, sleek high-gloss cabinetry with soft-close drawers and under-cabinet lighting, as well as Kohler® Vault™ stainless steel sink with Delta® Trinsic® fixtures, and a walk-in pantry. Master ensuites offer delightful soaking tubs and walk-in showers, white E-Stone® countertops, Kohler® Adair® Comfort Height® toilets, and Kohler® sinks with chrome fixtures. The laundry rooms feature counterspace and utility sinks with gas hook-ups. 


Ever tech savvy, Brookfield Residential has provided your new home with Category 6 data wire and many USB ports. Your home comes pre-wired for your flat-screen TV. Smart lighting and thermostat controls can be operated from your mobile device.  Many environmentally-friendly and money-saving features are standard including dual-glazed windows and tankless water heaters. 


Playa Vista residents enjoy 29 parks, access to the Bellona Freshwater Marsh, the riparian corridor, and the beach. The Resort fitness center and The Centerpointe Club offer sparkling  pools, a media screening room, a variety of meeting areas, and classrooms with an on-going schedule of adult and kid-friendly events. STEM programs and magnet schools are on-site serving Playa Vista’s children. Families enjoy strolling the market area; stopping for coffee and picking up some essentials for dinner. This is the lifestyle you’ve dreamed of and Brookfield Residential has put it in your reach; come home to The Collection at Playa Vista.  Connect with the sales office to learn more about how you can begin the buying process by joining the interest list today.

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December 18 2018

Time is of the Essence to Acquire One of the Remaining Three Luxury Jewel Homes

by Erin

home office Jewel at playa vista los angeles county

Playa Vista’s association with the tech world, the entertainment industry, and “All Things L.A.” makes for the most desirable addresses in the area. Brookfield Residential’s Jewel homes have been featured in Mansion Global, California Home & Design, Financial Times, L.A. Confidential and many more fine home publications. These extraordinary three-story, single-family, detached homes by the esteemed Robert Hidey Architecture firm are brokered exclusively by Hilton & Hyland and only three remain available. You must act quickly to claim yours.

Sleek and sexy industrial treatments embellish the open, light rooms of these residences. Soaring ceilings, multiple balconies, lofts, and chic entertaining spaces throughout let you know you are in a very special place. Imagine tea by the infinity fireplace while you catch up on correspondence in the morning and then wine on the third floor balcony, with someone special, to wind down the evening. All three available addresses feature private interior elevators, parking for two cars plus a guest parking spot, pre-plumbing for outdoor kitchen installation on two levels, a creative office space, and a side yard.

5914 Firefly Place is a gorgeous 4,494 square foot home featuring 5 bedrooms and 5 sumptuous full baths plus 2 half baths. This model is move-in ready and already has many upgrades including high-end flooring and countertops.
5916 Village Drive features 3 large bedrooms, 3 full plus 2 half baths, and 4,288 square feet of elegant living. You’ll find the office and an additional social area on the third floor of this move-in ready model. This home has also had many upgrades.

5922 Firefly Place at 4,288 square feet offers 3 bedrooms, 3+ 2 half bathrooms. Engineered hardwood flooring upgrades are included as are high-end countertops throughout. The third floor entertainment loft includes a covered deck with a beverage station.
Playa Vista offers residents many options for expanding their entertainment beyond the scope of their home with large meeting rooms and full kitchen facilities. The Resort fitness center offers state-of-the-art equipment as well as engaging classes. The Centerpointe Club offers many interesting classes involving cuisine, arts, and activities for children. Glorious sparkling pools and 29 parks beckon for outdoor refreshment. Playa Vista has beach access and many hiking trails leading through the Bellona Freshwater Marsh and Riparian Corridor. The children of Playa Vista attend state-of-the-art STEM schools and enjoy easy access to shopping and entertainment via the community’s shuttle bus service.

These luxurious homes will not last. Claim your lifestyle at Jewel before it’s too late. Contact the sales office at 310-702-6299 today to get started.

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November 29 2018

Live Your Best Life at the New Development of The Collection at Playa Vista

by Erin

The Collection at Play Vista is Brookfield Residential’s hottest, most on-trend achievement to date. Known for comfortable North American homes that offer families traditional architecture with charming interiors, Brookfield Residential designers have really exercised their creativity for The Collection. These homes are sleek, industrial masterworks. Featuring spacious, light-filled, ultramodern living with every imaginable convenience all wrapped up in a sexy, sophisticated package. They’ve designed the ultimate Playa Vista homes for the most discerning, and most deserving, Silicon Beach residents.

You have three floorplans to choose from at The Collection. All feature three stories of amazing open-concept living space, private yards, covered decks on two levels, personal elevators, and guest parking. Residences 1 and 1X offer 2,624 square feet of living space with 3 expansive bedrooms and 3.5 luxurious bathrooms. Residence 2 features a 3,327- 3,633 square feet floorplan with 4 or 5 bedrooms, 3 sumptuous bathrooms, and 2 powder rooms. This model offers two complete master suites on different levels. There is also potential for a full outdoor kitchen upgrade on the larger deck area. Every model features a chef-inspired kitchen with stainless-steel appliances, quartz countertops, an oversized island workspace, high-gloss cabinets with soft-close doors, a stainless-steel Kohler® Vault ™ sink with Delta® Trinsic® fixtures and a walk-in pantry. The master ensuites feature decadent soaking tubs, walk-in showers, white E-Stone® countertops, Kohler® Adair® Comfort Height® toilets, and Kohler® fixtures. It wouldn’t be Playa Vista without extravagant high-tech features, so you will find Cat-6 data wiring, multiple USB ports, pre-wiring for a flat-screen television, Smart lighting and thermostat controls, Ubiquiti  Networks® Wi-Fi, Apple TV streaming, and much more.

Tech wizards, retail giants, and media masters have to get out in the sunshine and breathe fresh air, so Playa Vista offers 29 beautiful parks, beach entry, and access to the Bellona Freshwater Marsh and riparian corridor. Indoor fitness activities are available at The Resort facility, and The Centerpointe Club has sparkling pools, a media screening room, meeting areas, and classrooms. STEM programs and magnet schools within the community serve the educational needs of families at Playa Vista. An exclusive shopping and dining area offers eclectic shops and markets for residents to enjoy.

This is the Silicon Beach lifestyle and you deserve to be a part of it.  Contact Brookfield Residential at 888-895-9496 to learn more about The Collection at Playa Vista.

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November 16 2018

Only Three New Los Angeles Residences Remain Available at Jewel in Playa Vista

by Erin

walk in closet in new los angeles community at jewel at playa visit

The exciting “Silicon Beach” development in Playa Vista offers some of the most original housing designs available; from luxury condos to posh retirement apartments, to exotic single-family detached homes. Brookfield Residential is honored to be represented here with Jewel, an ultramodern neighborhood of industrial-themed three-story homes with personal elevators and multiple outdoor entertainment areas. Offered exclusively by Hilton & Hyland and designed by none other than Robert Hidey Architecture these unique homes have sold well and only three addresses remain.

5914 Firefly Place is move-in ready with every imaginable comfort and all the elegant trimmings you’d expect. Priced to sell at $3,959,000.00 this home features 5 bedrooms, 5 full baths and 2 half-baths. This residence offers 4,494 square feet of sumptuous living with an on-trend industrial vibe. The light-filled and gracefully flowing design allows for large gathering areas as well as elegant private spaces. You’ll enjoy personal parking for two cars and a complimentary guest parking space. Multiple covered outdoor spaces, a creative office space, and a loft expand your possibilities even further.

5916 Village Drive features many upgrades. Selling for $4,058,000 and spanning 4,288 square feet this home is exquisite! Featuring 3 large bedrooms, 3 full baths plus 2 half-baths, a spacious lounge, and entertaining areas on every level. The third floor covered deck is pre-plumbed for an outdoor kitchen. The bathrooms are refreshing retreats and every bedroom has a walk-in closet.

5922 Firefly Place has a price tag of $4,119,000.00 and will become available in December 2018. This home reflects many of the attributes of the Village Drive home but with even more upgrades.

With the beach just a short walk away every lazy morning and cool evening will beckon you outdoors. As a Playa Vista resident you’ll enjoy 29 parks, walking entry to the Bellona Freshwater Marsh and riparian corridor, and private beach access. The Resort Fitness Center will keep you in top physical condition and the Centerpointe Club will entertain you with pools, spas, and fun community classes. The children of Playa Vista attend schools with a STEM curriculum. Stroll the retail area and enjoy a variety  of dining options, Starbucks, and eclectic shops.  This is the life you’ve been dreaming of! All that’s left to do is to decide which address will be yours. To learn more about how you can begin the home buying process at Jewel at Playa Vista, call 310-702-6299.

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November 1 2018

Brookfield Residential Rolls out Connected Home Feature in New Southern California Communities

by Erin

Southern California Connected Homes Brookfield Residential

Brookfield Residential has an exciting new feature installed in their most recent new home developments within the Southern California area. IntroducingThe Connected Home feature is rolling out and it is definitely something to add to your list of amenities when purchasing your next home.  This feature is easy to use and will make your life even easier.  Don’t fret if you forget to turn off the lights when leaving your home and don’t bother to leave your cozy bed when the temps get cooler.  Control and adjust the lighting, locks, and temperature in your home from anywhere whether you’re on the road in right in your living room.

This new element of technology is available on the Apple® Home app on your IPhone which allows ease of access to control the features of your home from your fingertips. Adjust the temperature in your home hands-free by using Siri to do the work for you.

Other than your cell phone, your new home will include several devices that can all be used within the Connected Home feature. The Connected Home component includes a Schlage Sense™ Bluetooth®-enabled front door lock with touch screen that offers convenient and secure access to your residence without the stress of forgetting your keys or second guessing if you forgot to lock up.  The Honeywell® Lyric™ T6 Pro Smart Thermostat and Lutron® light switches are also included in the Southern California new homes by Brookfield Residential that provide the ability to regulate the essential features of you home from anywhere.

New communities in Los Angeles County, Orange County, San Bernardino County, Riverside County, and even in Sand Diego County are all equipped the upgraded technology of the Connected Home feature and are ready and waiting for you to dive in.  Join the interest list to schedule a visit with the home builder Brookfield Residential and learn more about Connected Homes as well as details of the home buying process.

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October 28 2018

The Los Angeles Final Sale Homes are Happening Now for Brighton at Five Knolls

by Erin

Brighton New Homes

The vibrant master-planned community of Five Knolls has seen an exciting summer of sales and now as autumn arrives, the final homes are being offered. Brighton offers homebuyers an exclusive gated neighborhood of upscale homes in Santa Clarita, CA. Conceived and built by Brookfield Residential, these high-quality homes offer a luxury lifestyle in a rural setting only 30-minutes away from the Los Angeles Basin via the I-5 and SR14.

Brighton offers a pleasing street scene of Craftsman-style and Spanish-influenced architecture with exterior details that add curb appeal. You’re greeted by a stately 8’ entry with Venetian bronze hardware. Stepping inside you’ll find a spacious open-concept floorplan featuring an airy great room. Take note of the fine details that really express the quality of a Brookfield Residential home: painted banisters, bullnose corners, MaxGrade® Baker egg-shaped knobs on the interior doors, and more. Brighton homes have floorplans that offer 3,116- 3,470 square feet of luxury living with up to 6 bedrooms, 2.5 to 4.5 well-appointed bathrooms, 2-3 car garages, and options for covered balconies and patio spaces. Imagine the cuisine you’ll create in the beautiful kitchen! Stainless-steel Whirlpool® appliances, Delta® Palo® faucets, and crisp white Shaker-style thermofoil cabinets gleam with possibilities. Lovely and durable granite countertops and backsplashes come in a variety of colors. The master bathroom will transport you with the sumptuous soaking tub uniquely placed in the center of the room beneath a large light-giving window. Adding to the elegance is the elongated toilet, walk-in shower with a built-in seat, and dual sinks set into beautiful countertops.

Five Knolls does not skimp on the amenities. The recreation center, called The Club, features a sparkling pool, a spa, and meeting spaces. Golden Valley Park features a shaded playground, picnic areas, a basketball half-court, and two dog parks. The rural landscape beckons with miles of hiking and biking adventure. Families enjoy the close proximity to Six Flags Magic Mountain and Hurricane Harbor, The William S. Hart Museum, and the stunning Vasquez Rocks Natural Park. Parents and students alike appreciate the fine education offered through the Saugus Union and William S. Hart School Districts.

The inventory is shrinking; don’t miss your chance to own a lovely, luxurious home at Brighton in Five Knolls.  Schedule a viewing while you can by contacting home builder Brookfield Residential at 888-222-7174.

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October 27 2018

Only a Few Luxury New Constructions Remain Available at Jewel

by Erin

 Playa Vista New Homes

Playa Vista is Los Angeles’ grand achievement in curated living, work, and play. Many tech, engineering, media, and retail giants are headquartered here. Playa Vista also caters to the shopping and residential needs of the inhabitants. Among the many upscale housing options is Jewel, a masterful expression of modern industrial design. The last three of these stylish well-appointed homes are being offered now by Hilton and Hyland for Brookfield Residential.

5914 Firefly Place is a 5 bedroom home that features 5 full baths and 2 half-baths. This stylish three-story single-family home offers approximately 4,494 square feet of upscale living space with a private elevator, a two-car garage and a private guest parking space. Some of the highlights of this amazing home are the high ceilings with loft lounge space, two balcony spaces one that is pre-plumbed for exterior kitchen applications, and a side yard that is also outdoor-kitchen-ready. Many of the finishes have been upgraded.  This home is being offered for $3,959,000.00.

5916 Village Drive is a stunning 3 bedroom home offering 4,288 square feet of contemporary living. This home features 3 full baths and 2 half-baths, a private elevator, and includes a 2-car garage and a private guest parking space. Many chic features are included in this model: pocket doors, second floor lounge area, a creative office space, upgraded countertops, walk-in closets in every bedroom plus a second massive walk-in closet in the master suite. This home also incudes pre-plumbing for outdoor entertaining options on two different levels. Make this home yours for $4,058,000.00.

5922 Firefly Place is slated to be completed December 2018. This model will be a mirror image of the Village Drive home described above but with upgraded countertops and flooring. It is listed at $4,119,000,00.

Playa Vista offers many fine amenities to residents. For the outdoor enthusiast, there are 29 parks, beach entry, and access to The Bellona Freshwater Marsh and riparian corridor. The state-of-the-art Resort fitness center and The Centerpointe Club offer sparkling pools, a screening room, meeting spaces, and classrooms. Residents send their children to magnet schools with STEM curriculum offered at exclusive onsite facilities. Playa Vista’s marketplace provides exciting shopping options, 24-hour coffee shops, meeting areas, and a calendar of community events.

Playa Vista is the epitome of luxury, curated living. There are only three homes left and one of them should be yours.  Join the interest list to contact the home builder Brookfield Residential today to grab your new home before it’s gone.

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October 26 2018

Final Sale Homes at High Glen are Rapidly Selling Out. Act Now!

by Erin

High Glen New Homes for saleSales have been booming in the beautiful gated neighborhood of High Glen at Five Knolls. Brookfield Residential designers and builders have outdone themselves to bring you these lovely, well-constructed homes. Situated overlooking the spectacular Santa Clarita Valley, Five Knolls offers amazing views, stellar amenities, and easy access to the Los Angeles Basin via the I-5 and SR14 freeways. 


Stately, yet welcoming architecture patterned after Monterey, Santa Barbara, and Farmhouse designs feature trims and finishes that “wow.” High Glen homes offer a roomy 3,788- 4,285 square feet of living space with 4- 6 large bedrooms and 3.5- 5.5 elegant bathrooms. Your 8’ entry door makes a statement and welcomes you into an atmosphere of style and grace highlighted by 13” x13” ceramic tile at your entryway that you’ll find repeated in the higher traffic areas. Your spacious open-concept great room is anchored by a large granite-topped workspace in the kitchen. This provides a perfect space to gather intimate friends or lay out a feast for a grand entertainment. Beautiful stainless-steel Kitchenaid® appliances and Shaker-style cabinets add utility and style. Under-cabinet lighting adds soothing ambiance and makes preparation easier. Dual-basin stainless-steel sinks by Sterling®Mainline® with Delta® Palo® faucets are stylish and hardworking. Your Master suite is a private get-away with a massive walk-in closet and an elegant bathroom featuring a decadent soaking tub, an elongated toilet, a frameless walk-in shower, and dual china sinks with Delta® Windmere® faucets. Brookfield Residential knows you want your home to stand out and make a personal statement, so customization and upgrading is encouraged: add a bedroom, a covered balcony, or a covered patio space! High Glen homes are money-savers too, with reflective roofing, WaterSense® plumbing fixtures, dual-glazed windows, programmable thermostats, and much more. 


Five Knolls residents do not wont for amenities! You’ll enjoy exclusive access to The Club, a  facility offering sparkling pools and spas, indoor/outdoor meeting areas, firepits with seating, Ping-Pong tables, and a fully-functioning kitchen to expand your entertainment options. Golden Valley Park gets active families outdoors to picnic or BBQ, play in the shade, play basketball, and run the family dog at one of the dog parks. Your children will LOVE the close proximity to Six Flags Magic Mountain and Hurricane Harbor, the Vasquez Rock Formations, and the William S. Hart museum. Five Knolls students enjoy a high-quality education from the Saugus Union and William S. Hart Union School Districts. 


The last buyers are lining up at High Glen. You don’t want to miss this opportunity!  Hurry over to Brookfield Residential at 20532 Arden Place, Santa Clarita, CA 91350 to claim your new home today.

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