For Immediate Release
Oct. 13, 2017
Skye Canyon Announces Phase II Homebuilders Lennar Homes, Richmond American Homes, Pulte Homes, and Woodside Homes
Skye Canyon announces that its 214-acre second phase of residential development will include Lennar Homes, Richmond American Homes, Pulte Homes, and Woodside Homes. Pardee Homes announced its expanded presence to Phase II earlier this year. Skye Canyon expects Phase II to be made up of 11 neighborhoods. Phase II is located north of Grand Teton Drive and west of Skye Village Road.
Richmond American Homes and Pulte Homes will offer two neighborhoods. Pulte recently closed on two parcels that are 15.39-acres and 16.81-acres. Pulte’s Evergreen neighborhood in Phase I, offering both one and two-story floor plans, is nearing close out. Richmond American Homes closed on parcels that are 12.52 acres and 20.32 acres. Lennar Homes and Woodside Homes will each offer one neighborhood having closed on 18.38 and 19.54 –acres, respectively.
Pardee and Pulte Homes anticipate opening model homes in Q2, 2018 and Lennar Homes, Richmond American Homes, and Woodside Homes will open later in the year.
“Skye Canyon offers a new way of experiencing life in Las Vegas. The response to Phase I of our next-generation master-planned development has exceeded our expectations,” said Garry Goett, CEO of Olympia Companies, developer of Skye Canyon. “In Phase II, our homebuilders will continue to evolve the concept of indoor-outdoor living that homebuyers have embraced, as well as expanding our amenities that support our resident’s healthy active lifestyle.”
In conjunction with the development of Phase II, Skye Canyon is adding amenities for residents. Work has started on Skye Canyon Marketplace that includes Las Vegas’ first Smith’s Marketplace, a 123,000-square-foot store with a merchandise mix of clothing, housewares, and groceries. The shopping center will incorporate an assortment of retailers and is expected to open in mid-2018.
Somerset Academy of Las Vegas, a K-8 tuition-free charter school will open its doors for the start of the 2018/19 school year. The Skye Canyon location is the sixth Somerset Academy to open in the Las Vegas valley. The college prep-focused curriculum includes art, STEM, music, Spanish, physical education, as well as enrichment courses, clubs, and sports. Enrollment starts January 2018. More information can be found at www.somersetskyecanyon.org.
Other amenities in Skye Canyon’s Phase II include a two-acre park, a network of walking trails that are easily accessible from each neighborhood that ends in the park, and designated bike lanes on all the major streets.
About Skye Canyon
Skye Canyon is a 1,700-acre master-planned community in Northwest Las Vegas located on US Highway 95 at Skye Canyon Park Drive. Offering entry-level, move-up and luxury neighborhoods for individuals, couples, families and active adults who share a passion for outdoor activities, wellness and immersive living, it is the first master-planned community to break ground in Las Vegas in nearly a decade. Skye Canyon includes unique amenities like Skye Canyon Park that features Skye Center, the community’s social hub with an open-air bistro and indoor and outdoor fireplaces, and Skye Fitness, a state-of-the-art workout facility and outdoor junior Olympic size swimming pool that is exclusive for residents. Among the many other amenities offered are designated bike lanes and an extensive network of hiking and walking trails. Shopping, office space, and gaming will be offered at Skye Canyon, which at build-out will include 9,000 home sites.
Skye Canyon is a product of leading developer Olympia Companies, joined by Stonehill Capital Management and Spectrum Group Management LLC. For more information visit www.skyecanyon.com or connect with Skye Canyon on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.