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Pardee's investment in community quality and remarkable sense of place made Skyline a worthy winner of Master Planned Community of the Year. Well done!" Lisa Parrish, SoCal Awards Judging Chair.
PASADENA, CA, October 22, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Pardee Homes Los Angeles Ventura has won the coveted "Master Planned Community of the Year" designation in the 2019 SoCal Awards, for Skyline in Santa Clarita, CA. Presented by the Greater Sales & Marketing Council and the Building Industry Association of Southern California, the prestigious SoCal Awards encompass all facets of professional achievement, sales, marketing, merchandising and design in California's homebuilding industry. Winners emerged from more than 500 entries in the 2019 program, and were celebrated in October in Anaheim, California.
"The judges were truly impressed with Pardee's thoughtful approach to Skyline's complex challenges," said Lisa Parrish, SoCal Judging Chair and producer of SoCal. "The meticulous crafting of amenities that buyers can enjoy immediately; the savvy approach to all marketing elements; and the pride and enthusiasm Pardee demonstrates created a remarkable sense of place—even before model opening. This company's investment in community quality and superior execution made Skyline a worthy winner of Master Planned Community of the Year. Well done!"
Skyline took additional SoCal Awards for project signage, the sales office at Sola and Sola's Plan Two model home merchandising. Also noted were Skyline's 8 Finalist honors: The Lookout as Community Amenity; model merchandising of Lyra Plan 3; architectural design of Sola Plan One; and the Skyline brochure, special promotion, online marketing campaign, advertising campaign, and website.
The SoCal Awards add to a growing roster of accolades for Pardee LA Ventura that also includes 2019 Gold Nugget Awards of Merit for Skyline as a master planned community and for its site planning. Gold Nugget honors innovation and excellence in architecture, neighborhood planning and sustainable development practices.
"Skyline reflects a truly collaborative commitment to exceptional place-making, and we are deeply gratified by these honors," said Dave Little, Pardee Homes LA Ventura Division President. "Skyline has come to life as envisioned, thanks to the steadfast, skilled efforts by our project team and local development officials to deliver quality in both home and community—and we are delighted!"
Team credits for Skyline's SoCal honors include: architects Bassenian Lagoni, KTGY and WHA, Inc; interior designers PDI/Pacific Dimensions, Inc. and Yolanda Landrum Interior Design, Inc.; site planning and landscape architects Placeworks and BrightView; signage fabricator Outdoor Dimensions; and graphic and signage design, marketing and advertising by Wick Marketing. Project photography is by Tsutsumida Pictures.
Buyer response to Skyline equals the enthusiasm of SoCal and Gold Nugget judges, as shown by nearly 200 sales to date at the first four neighborhoods, which opened in late 2018. Little said the sales rate continues to outpace many Southern California markets, and noted attainable pricing, stylish, diversified designs, and the scenic hilltop location as among the factors cited by Skyline homebuyers.
About 80% of Skyline's 2,173 hilltop acres is dedicated open space, with walkability core to its earth-friendly, lifestyle planning concepts. Internal destinations include neighborhood overlooks, a 10-acre city park and The Lookout recreational center, an indoor/outdoor community hub with pools, a spa, deck and cabanas, playground, workout studios, outdoor grills, coffee bar and kitchen.
A top spot at Skyline is reserved for a proposed new K-6 school in the Sulphur Springs Unified District. Also on Skyline's horizon are additional amenity centers and a county park with sports fields, picnic areas, playgrounds and gathering spaces.
Skyline is convenient to Santa Clarita's work centers and to neighborhood retail, dining and leisure choices. Also close are Metrolink, and freeways to regional destinations. See www.LifeAtSkyline.com.
Pardee Homes Los Angeles/Ventura builds thoughtfully designed and innovative new homes and communities for first-time through luxury homebuyers. Pardee Homes is a member of the TRI Pointe Group of regional homebuilders. www.pardeehomes.com
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