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‘Azure’ – noun: the blue color of the cloudless sky.

The serenity of a warm, breezy day. The expanse of unending horizons. Open. Unrestrained. Free. Azure, Paradise Valley - Residence 3 Showhome

That’s Azure.

Next Saturday, October 20, 2018, marks the grand opening of the first entry in our Shea Signature® line, Azure, Paradise Valley. Encompassing 66 homesites over 23 acres and a part of the Ritz-Carlton master-planned community, Azure is luxury on a new scale. Tours of the Azure showhomes will be available from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Saturday, October 20 and Sunday, October 21, then by appointment only following the grand opening weekend. If you’ve been eager to see what our team has been hard at work on for the last year, now is your chance!

Azure, Paradise Valley - Residence 1 BackyardEight distinctive, highly customizable floorplans make up Azure. Here, your home is designed specifically to you, whether you prefer the minimal lifestyle or the luxe. Options range from two bedroom configurations to five bedrooms, from approximately 2,986 square feet homes to 6,800, with lot sizes from 10,000 square feet to 20,300. Base pricing ranges from $1.9 million to $3.9 million.

Located at Indian Bend Road and Mockingbird Lane in the shadow of Camelback Mountain, Azure was specifically crafted to take advantage of the beautiful natural surroundings. Residences feature transitional architecture and open floorplans designed to maximize enjoyment of the outdoors. Open riser staircases, interior courtyards, and rolling walls of glass offer a seamless flow between outdoor and indoor living spaces. Available zero edge swimming pools (from preferred pool builders), backyard patios, and loft balconies offer stunning desert and mountain views from many locations.

Shea’s architecture team led by Tracy Finley, in collaboration with lead architect Scott Carson of award-winning firm PHX Architecture has pulled out all the stops. From the eye-catching features like residential elevators and linear gas fireplaces, to carefully selected details like the natural Jerusalem stone and Distinctive Custom Cabinets, there is thoughtfully crafted beauty everywhere you look.

Azure’s interior design team will work with each buyer to personalize the interior to their specific lifestyle. By taking into account floorplans, home size, wish lists, and lifestyle, the team creates a design that is uniquely you. Azure, Paradise Valley - Residence 3 Backyard

With so many choices, no two homes in Azure will be alike.

Convenience and walkability are key at Azure. With pedestrian paths leading to nearby restaurants and shops, homeowners will be able to leave the car in the garage. With paths linking Azure to the upcoming Ritz-Carlton Paradise Valley resort, as well as The Palmeraie Shops™, a planned destination featuring over 70 premier designer boutiques, specialty retailers, and gourmet restaurants, residents will never be short on entertainment.

Additional information about Azure, Paradise Valley is available at Private appointments and tours can be scheduled beginning October 22 by contacting 480.385.1620 or 888.244.8022. To check out our other artfully designed communities, visit

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The newest addition to the Charlotte, NC line up of new homes neighborhoods isn’t anything like the others. The all new luxury floorplans were created specifically for Atherton, which is located in Weddington. Below we’ve given you the neighborhood overview along with a sneak peek introduction to each new plan and it’s options.

Neighborhood Overview:
 We’ve been hard at work on our newest neighborhood, Atherton, which is nestled within Union County off of Weddington Road. The neighborhood’s new plans offer some much sought after options – first floor private guest suites, 4 and 5 car garages, and spa bathrooms just to name a few. No need to hire an exterior designer, to ensure Atherton has a united elegant and rustic feel, a professional colorist/designer was brought in to help develop exterior color schemes.  Amenities for the neighborhood will include a pool and gathering area. Our two models, the Grayson and the Providence are currently under construction.


Kingsley Exterior - Atherton

The Kinglsey
Sq. Footage 4,639 – 5,703
Bedrooms 5 – 6 Master Down
Bathrooms 4.5
Bells and Whistles – Laundry has met it’s match, with a stacked washer and dryer right off the owner’s spa bath and a spacious laundry room on the second floor, you’re sure to have plenty of time to lounge in the sunroom. Explore the Kinglsey!


Aspen Exterior

The Aspen
Sq. Footage 4,734 – 5,443
Bedrooms 4 – 5 Master Down
Bathrooms 3.5 – 5 full 2 half baths
Bells and Whistles – With a 2 story Family and Morning Room open space is abundant, while dual fireplaces maintain the warm and cozy appeal. Explore the Aspen!


Providence Exterior - AthertonThe Providence
Sq. Footage 4,817 – 5,028
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 4.5
Bells and Whistles – From coffee to wine the Providence has you covered. In the morning your cup of coffee awaits you at the morning bar, only steps outside of the owner’s suite. In the evening venture into your personal wine room to choose the perfect pairing for dinner. Explore the Providence!


Preston Exterior - AthertonThe Preston
Sq. Footage 5,051 – 5,669
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 4.5 – 5.5
Bells and Whistles: The Preston’s dual staircase, architectural details, jack & jill bath, and large sunroom make this plan very livable and a great choice for families. Explore the Preston!


Grayson Exterior - AthertonThe Grayson
Sq. Footage 5,033 – 6,043
Bedrooms 5 – 6 Master Down
Bathrooms 4.5
Bells and Whistles –In the Grayson, luxury touches are what matter most. The master closet’s island and the 16 foot sliding panel door to the outdoor entertaining space offer the high end elements the home deserves. We don’t like to play favorites but… the Grayson gets our vote for “All Around most Elegant”. Explore the Grayson!

Two plans have yet to be revealed, join the interest list to be the first to know when they are released!


Looking for a luxury home in the Northwest Valley? We invite you to visit the recently opened third installment of our popular community, Vista Montaña right away – before the homes are all gone. Vista Montaña is a gated community located south of Happy Valley Road at 77th Ave. in Peoria, AZ.VMIII_Backyard

Shea Homes opened Vista Montaña III as an expansion of the popular Vista Montaña II community, which opened in March of 2014 to huge demand. The 38 homesites at Vista Montaña boast average lot sizes of ¾ acre + and offer detached RV and non-RV garages, basement options, guest casitas, pool cabanas and more. There are six floor plans, ranging between 3,091 to over 4,869 square feet. Prices start from the $514,990’s.

All homes in the Vista Montaña communities are built using the new Energy Star 3.0 rating, carry the Environments for Living designation and have solar options available. The open floor plans feature spacious bedrooms, various flexible spaces for a “custom” feel, large kitchens with expansive islands and oversized 3-car attached garages.

The new models come with an optimized kitchen that includes self-close dovetailed drawers and pullouts, upgraded appliances, a built in spice rack and Lazy Susan. The master bathrooms have been upgraded withVTIII_Bathroom the addition of an oversize shower.

Buyers also now have the option of multiple detached garage options with extras that can be customized into a dorm room, guest casita, hobby space or garage workshop with bathroom, or storage loft.

“In light of how popular our Vista Montaña communities have been; it only made sense to add a third community of these luxury homes,” said Shea Homes Arizona Vice President of Sales and Marketing Ken Peterson. “The continued interest in housing in the Northwest Valley is really exciting for us at Shea Homes. We hope to continue building more and more communities there.”

VMIII_GarageFor more information about Vista Montaña III or other Shea Homes’ communities across the Valley, please call 1-866-696-7432 or visit


Coral Ridge at Blackstone Grand Opens March 16th!

by Tanner Celestin on March 15, 2013


Come join the fun as we grand open our newest Orange County community – Coral Ridge at Blackstone!  So our visitors can truly view the beauty of Blackstone, a day event and sunset event are planned starting from 10am through 7pm this Saturday, March 16th.

Enjoy refreshments including on-site oven-baked cookies, a barista and herb and citrus infused lemonade while you take in the breathtaking, spectacular views from the community. Music, a face painter and balloon artist will entertain kids and adults alike. Early sunset festivities being at 5pm with a jazz trio, a barista, s’mores and non-alcoholic Blackstontini signature cocktails.

Coral Ridge will offer a magnificent collection of two-story homes distinguished by breathtaking, expansive views. Designed to give established and growing households the space they need and the comfort they desire, the homes range from approximately 3,877 to 4,191 square feet with 4-7 bedrooms, up to 5-1/2 bathrooms and up to a 3-car garage. Varying plans will be enhanced by a library, studio, prep kitchen or private casita. Superior appointments will include built-in professional-grade KitchenAid® stainless steel appliances and Caesarstone® Quartz countertops. Master baths will feature free-standing tubs. Select plans will also be enhanced by an outdoor fireplace for year-round indoor/outdoor living.

To join the celebration, take the 57 freeway and exit at Lambert Road. Proceed east on Lambert Road and turn left at Kraemer Boulevard into the Blackstone community.


Date: 03/16/2013
Time: 10:00 AM-7:00 PM
Where: Coral Ridge
2770 E Ojai Drive
Brea, CA 92821 (view_map)

Coral Ridge Grand Opening March 16th

More popular ranch style homes at our expansion of the luxurious community Vista Montaña

March 8, 2013

Is your home becoming overcrowded with soon-to-be teenagers?  Or are you dreaming of beginning that large family your mother has always asked you for?  Luckily, Shea Homes has opened its first new community of the year with no home under one acre of space!  Vista Montaña II is a gated luxury community located in Peoria […]

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