New communities in North County

COAST CITIES — Taylor Morrison Home Builders offers several new developments for North Coastal County California livingIn Carlsbad, it offers Viridian (part of La Costa Greens), plus the newly minted Vista del Mar, which offers Robert Hidey Architects-designed homes with distant views of the Pacific Ocean. Nearby is the gated community of North River Village in Oceanside.

Since its debut in May, Vista del Mar in Carlsbad has been the focal point of Taylor Morrison’s San Diego offerings, with 37 home sites planned to maximize ocean views and the surrounding topography. The work of award-winning architect Robert Hidey is displayed in all four floor plans offered at the Carlsbad community. With homes that stretch from 1,893- to 2,982-square-feet, the homes at Vista del Mar are designed with California living in mind. Nearby is the Carlsbad Community Theater, Children’s Discovery Museum, the historic Mission San Luis Rey and Legoland Resort.

Further north from Carlsbad is North River Village, a gated community that sits in the hills of Oceanside along the San Luis Rey River. Spanish and Mediterranean architecture accent town homes that start in the $220,000s and offer homebuyers up to three bedrooms and bathrooms and two-car garages.

“Living in San Diego means enjoying all of the culture, outdoor experiences and family fun opportunities that the area has to offer,” said Phil Bodem, president of Taylor Morrison’s southern California division. “The culture is as diverse as the homes we offer at Vista del Mar.”

At Viridian, homebuyers can choose from homes that range in size from 2,204 to 4,635 square feet and up to six bedrooms and 4.5 baths. Viridian homeowners have access to La Costa Greens amenities, including the Presidio, a private club that features all of the appointments of a private clubhouse including a fully-equipped fitness facility, tennis courts, competition-sized pool, gourmet kitchen and gathering room.

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