Exterior Design

Enjoy the Best of Outdoor Living in a New Shea Home

by Shea Homes Arizona on February 17, 2017

 

It’s February in Arizona! While much of the country is buried under snow, we’re gearing up for some fun in the sun. When you live in a state that has some of the best weather in the country (most of the year, anyway), it makes perfect sense to choose a home designed to take full advantage of outdoor living. Here are a few of the latest popular new home features that let homeowners enjoy Arizona living to the fullest.

Courtyards
CourtyardsCourtyards add expanded living space, give your family more room to spread out, and provide multiple entertaining spaces for kids and adults. With the right furniture, a fireplace and maybe a stocked bar, you’ll find plenty of reasons to enjoy the great outdoors year-round.

Casitas, Ramadas and Cabanas
Casitas, Ramadas, CabanasIf you like to entertain, casitas, ramadas and cabanas are great ways to transform your backyard into the ideal party spot. Throw in a flat-screen TV or two, and you can alternate between watching the big game and cooling off with a dip in the pool.

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Introducing Julep at Parasol Park!

by Shea Homes Southern California on January 30, 2017

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We’re excited to announce that our newest addition to the Shea Homes® SoCal family, Julep at Parasol Park, is NOW OPEN! These fabulous floorplans are chic, modern, and located within the gorgeous community of the Great Park Neighborhoods in Irvine. Each floorplan at Julep offers 3 beds, 2.5 to 3 baths, and approximately 1,734 – 2,131 square feet of comfortable living space.

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Peek Inside The Painted Sky Ranch Models At BackCountry

by Shea Homes Colorado on November 28, 2016

 

If main floor living is on your wish list—as it is for many—this post is for you.  Shea Homes® is pleased to announce that three new ranch models are open and ready for touring. The photos below offer a sneak peek at what you’ll see on your visit to the Painted Sky Collection at BackCountry™.

The new Painted Sky Collection by Shea Homes includes three ranch plans—Daybreak, Stargazer, and Indigo Mist—with exceptional appeal and livability. Sizes range from 2-5 bedrooms, 2.5-4.5 bathrooms, and approximately 2,221-3,540 square feet. All three plans are available in two elevations with warm, character-rich exteriors. Entertaining is often a priority for families seeking a ranch home, as is space for out-of-town guests. The Painted Sky Collection delivers nicely with large, well-designed kitchens with eating bars, open-concept living, patios, and options for finishing basements with extra bedrooms and entertainment spaces. Prices range from the upper $500s-upper $600s.

Daybreak

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Choose the elevation that suits your style. High Plains Territorial, shown here, or BackCountry Ranch.

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Visit Vista Dorado in Charming Brentwood

by Shea Homes Northern California on August 17, 2016

In a private setting bordered by vineyards, olive groves, and the rolling hills of Contra Costa County, Vista Dorado is an extraordinary place to live. Located among the rolling hills of Mount Diablo, this new Shea Homes® community offers easy access to Brentwood’s small-town charm. This gated community features large single-level homes as well as two story homes that sit on approximately 1/3 to half acre lots, with indoor/outdoor living, independent multi-generational Suite Homes with their own private entry and over-sized gourmet kitchens.

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Meadow Walk Model Homes Now Open!

July 19, 2016




Hundreds of guests flocked to these gorgeous new model homes at the Meadow Walk Grand Opening Celebration on July 9th at Bay Meadows in San Mateo. Check out the PHOTO ALBUM to see all the fun we had! Did you miss the big day? Don’t worry, it’s not too late to come take a tour. Three stunning new […]

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Meadow Walk Grand Opening at Bay Meadows July 9th!

June 20, 2016




Join us for the Meadow Walk by Shea Homes® Grand Opening Celebration at Bay Meadows. The event takes place in San Mateo on Saturday, July 9th from 10AM to 2PM for fun and refreshments! Bring your family and friends to come tour 3 stunning new model homes. RSVP on Facebook for interior design sneak peeks!

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BackCountry: The summer home that wasn’t…

June 17, 2016




  Cathy and Sam loved Colorado. They’d been vacationing here for years to escape the sticky Houston summers. So when they retired a few years ago, and with their son married and living in England, they turned to each other and said, “Now we can live where we want to live.” Thinking they’d buy a […]

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Sage Model Homes Now Open in Livermore!

June 13, 2016




  The wait is finally over! The first model homes at Sage by Shea Homes® in Livermore are now open to tour. ​Our interior designers have been working hard to showcase these 6 stunning new home plans. Tranquility plans 1, 2 and 3, and Balance plans 2, 4 and 5 have been furnished in a fun and […]

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Summer Preview: Shadow Walk Collection at BackCountry

May 31, 2016




  Shea Homes’ Shadow Walk Collection is currently generating a lot of interest with six plans, including one ranch and five two-story homes. Best of all, the collection has four models readily available for tours. To whet your appetite, here’s a preview of the entire collection, and you can get even more info, including floor plans, […]

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Plan before you plant.

May 26, 2016




  Is it a mere coincidence that plan precedes plant in the dictionary? We think not. As any master gardener will tell you, a thoughtful plan is as indispensable a tool as, say, your gardening spade. And, as any sun-starved gardener will tell you, the snowy/rainy days of early spring are the perfect time to […]

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