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Recker Pointe Map It’s been a busy summer for Shea Homes®! We are so excited about the land purchase, construction completion, and grand opening of each new community, as it gives us the opportunity to provide you with a home that meets your needs and allows us to welcome you to the Shea family, no matter where you are in the Valley of the Sun.

Our most recent community addition, coming this fall, is Recker Pointe in Gilbert, Arizona.

Recker Pointe will be composed of three communities, located at the southwest corner of Ray and Recker Roads. The three communities are as follows:

1.) Compass at Recker Pointe

This community offers 3 innovative, two-story homes with large great rooms, versatile lofts and spacious bedrooms. These courtyard villas are stand-alone homes with private rear yards and a shared tumbled paver auto court. Homes range from approx. 1,855- 2,197 sq ft. Homes offer 3 to 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. Floor plans are now online. Anticipated opening in November.

2.) Inspire at Recker Pointe

A new Shea3D community, offering 4 distinctive floor plans approx. 2,462- 3,351 sq ft. Homes offer 3 to 4 bedrooms and 2 to 3.5 baths. Choose the living space that perfectly match your lifestyle. With Shea3D, Life Opens Up! Floor plans coming online soon. Anticipated opening late October.

3.) Ambition at Recker Pointe

A new Shea3D community, offering 4 distinctive floor plans approx. 1,710- 2,991 sq ft. Homes offer 3 to 6 bedrooms and 2 to 3.5 baths. Never before could you purchase a home where you choose the living space that perfectly matches your lifestyle. Floor plans and renderings are now online. Anticipated opening early October.

Pricing for all three communities is not yet available, but we invite you to join our Interest List to be among the first to know all of the exciting details.

For those who are ready to buy a home now, we invite you to visit the Shea Homes website where you can explore homes in our existing communities throughout metro Phoenix. Then come tour our model homes to find the Shea home that’s perfect for you.

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Labor Day EventsAs we enter into Labor Day weekend, we would like to wish you and your family a fun-filled, safe holiday. In order to help you stay cool while you celebrate, we have put together a list of some fun events throughout the Valley that are designed with family in mind. Enjoy!

 SCOTTSDALE

On Saturday, September 2nd, get the family together at the Phoenician Resort for a day full of fun with golf course safari tours, dive-in-movies, crafts and hula hoop contests! For details and more information, visit: https://www.thephoenician.com/seasonal-events/

TEMPE

Blast off into imagination and adventure with Space Mission at LEGOLAND © Discovery Center Arizona! This attraction is housed within Arizona Mills in Tempe, AZ and will be open until December 31, 2017. For complete details, visit: https://www.tempetourism.com/event/space-mission-legoland-az/

PEORIA

There’s plenty to see at the Peoria Labor Day Parade & Picnic! The event will begin with a parade at 10 a.m. in front of the fire station on Monroe Street and food and beverages will be served at Riverfront Festival Park until 2 p.m. For more information, visit: http://www.peoriaevents.com/events/labor-day-parade-picnic

GLENDALE

Stay cool while giving your kids a day full of fun at the Labor Day Party at Great Skate in Glendale on Monday, September 4th. Two time slots are available: from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., where your family can enjoy pizza, games and nonstop skating fun. For more information, visit: http://www.unitedskates.com/public/glendale/schedule/special-events/index.cfm 

CHANDLER

Let the skating fun continue with a Labor Day Skate Party at USA’s Skateland in Chandler! On Monday, September 4th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. families can enjoy pizza, roller skating or roller blading and will have the opportunity to meet the Trolls and the Smurfs! Admission is $5. For more information, visit: http://www.unitedskates.com/public/chandler/schedule/special-events/index.cfm

PHOENIX

For those feeling adventurous, visit Desert Botanical Garden on Saturday, September 2nd, for a flashlight tour of the desert! From 7 to 9:30 p.m. you and your family will have the opportunity to visit discovery stations featuring various desert animals and elements. For more information, visit: https://www.dbg.org/events/flashlight-tours

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Grand Opening - Latitude at Cantilena

It’s been a busy summer for Shea Homes®, and we are gearing up to launch our third new community in Peoria, Arizona, Latitude at Cantilena. If you haven’t yet been out to see our beautiful model homes at The Reserves at Cantilena and Evolve at Cantilena, then the August 19th grand opening of Latitude is a great reason to join us and see what all the excitement is about.

Priced from $553,990, Latitude at Cantilena offers homes ranging from 4-5 bedrooms and 2.5 – 4.5 baths. The community has a selection of five thoughtfully designed floorplans that start at approximately 3,091 square feet up to 4,937 square feet. All five plans include a 4 car garage, so you’ll have plenty of room for all your vehicles, toys, and gear.

Each home is a single-level, ranch style home — and for those who covet a basement, you’re in luck. One of these plans has a basement standard. Latitude will also provide home buyers with exclusive offerings such as RV garages, casitas/guest suites, and pool cabanas. When complete, Latitude is slated to include 21 homes.

Within the community, homeowners will enjoy BBQ’s, ramadas, benches, and play equipment – perfect for enjoying Arizona outdoor living with the family. Cantilena is located close to Lake Pleasant, hiking trails, shopping, and dining. Come out and see for yourself why Peoria is becoming such a sought after destination for new home buyers. We’ll be happy to show you around and help you select and design your dream home.

Find more information about Latitude at Cantilena and to sign up to join our Interest List, visit http://www.sheahomes.com/community/latitudecantelina/

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5 Ways to Turn Memories into Home Décor

by Shea Homes Arizona on July 21, 2017

Turn Memories into Home DecorSummer is all about escaping the heat, getting away for some much needed rest and relaxation and soaking up time with family and friends before the kids head back to school. It is a time to create memories that will last a lifetime. You can share these memories with friends and have daily reminders of your fun adventures by incorporating them into your home décor. Here are our 5 DIY home décor ideas:

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5 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Monsoon Season

June 16, 2017




Rain. Wind. Dust. Hail. Ready or not, Arizona monsoon season officially began June 15 and will be here until September 30. So if you live in the Phoenix area, now is the time to prepare. Here are our top five tips to get your home ready for the monsoons. Check your roof There’s nothing worse […]

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Get Out of Town! Cool Off With August Festivals Around Arizona

July 22, 2016




Want to sneak in a trip to cooler temps before summer is over? Here are four fun festivals and events happening around the state next month!

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Celebrate National Ice Cream Month with an Ice Cream Party

July 8, 2016




July is National Ice Cream month! What better reason to grab a cup or cone, invite the neighbors over and celebrate! Here are five fun ways to enjoy this cool sweet treat with family and friends.

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School’s Out! 5 Summer Activities to Keep Your Family Cool and Entertained

May 27, 2016




 Photo credit: U.S. Department of Agriculture on Flickr Congratulations parents, you did it! You successfully dropped off, packed lunches, helped with homework and guided your kiddos through another school year. Now the time has come to soak up summer days, encourage adventure, embrace the crazy and to laugh until your sides hurt – make memories. […]

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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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A Day Trip To Remember: Prescott, AZ

July 31, 2015




  Hello Weekend! This is the second in a series meant for the Phoenician weekender looking for a little day trip adventure. This day trip is a blast from the past as you walk the streets of the old west and make memories for years to come. Home to the World’s Oldest Rodeo, historic downtown, hiking […]

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