With Second Quarter Coming to Close, Pulte Homes Announces Impressive 2012 Sales Figures at Applecross Country Club
DOWNINGTOWN, Pa. (July 5, 2012) — With the second quarter coming to a close, the 2012 sales figures at Applecross Country Club demonstrate that the word is out about the unrivaled lifestyle available at the sought-after Downingtown community. Pulte Homes announced today that, since the start of 2012, an incredible 43 homes have been purchased at Applecross, which is known for offering a wide variety of home designs and exceptional amenities.
Many Applecross homebuyers continue to select the community’s spacious Village Singles design. With prices starting at just $299,990, the two-story Village Single homes offer more than 2,000 square feet of living space with four spacious bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths, full basement, and a two-car garage.
“The phenomenal sales pace we’ve experienced at Applecross Country Club in the first two quarters of this year is most definitely related to the incredible value proposition that is available now,” stated Paul Schneier, president of PulteGroup's Northeast Corridor Division. “When prospective homebuyers visit the community and see the quality craftsmanship and resort-like amenities, the value is evident. Due to the historically low interest rates, the time is right to make the move to a low-maintenance, family friendly neighborhood such as Applecross.”
To learn more about Applecross or to schedule a private tour of the community’s 11 fully furnished model homes, please call 888-817-2212.
On June 23, Pulte held a barbeque open house event to showcase Applecross, which was recently honored with a prestigious “Community of the Year” Synergy award by the Home Builders Association (HBA) of Bucks/Montgomery and Chester/Delaware Counties. Featuring fun in the sun, including a hot dog stand and music, the event served as an excellent opportunity for prospective buyers to tour the community and speak with current residents about what it’s like to enjoy such a unique lifestyle.
In addition to the Village Singles, many attendees expressed interest in purchasing the community’s recently introduced Kingston and Merritt townhome designs. Priced at just $244,990, the stylish Kingston offers plenty of living and entertaining space with three bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths and a two-car attached garage. The Merritt is a spacious two-story townhome three bedrooms, two and one-half baths, and an attached garage for a total of 1,762 square feet of living space that starts at 249,990.
Located in historic Downingtown, Pa., the home designs at Applecross are priced from $244,990 to the upper $500,000s, and range from well-appointed townhomes and expansive carriage homes to ranch-style homes, classic single-family and magnificent estate homes. All of the available homes include Pulte’s distinctive standard features and a lavish lifestyle with top-of-the-line amenities.
Applecross Country Club offers a wide variety of first-class amenities. For golf lovers, the community has an exclusive 18-hole Nicklaus Design golf course that was recently named one of the 25 best new courses in the United States by Golfweek, the premier golf magazine and website for serious golfers.
Other amenities include Trego’s restaurant and bar with indoor and outdoor dining and spectacular views of the 18th fairway and green, and “The Grove” — a state-of-the-art wellness center that includes a 3,000-square-foot gym, indoor and outdoor pools, kid’s splash-pad, two outdoor tennis courts and snack shop.
The Downingtown area also offers a variety of recreational possibilities such as hiking, biking, and water activities at numerous state parks including Marsh Creek, Valley Forge and Ridley Creek. Shopping venues include Main Street Village at Exton, Brandywine Shopping Center, The Shops on Eagleview Boulevard, Exton Square Mall and King of Prussia Mall.
Applecross Country Club is located at 160 Bollinger Road in Downingtown, Pa. The sales office and model homes are open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information about the community, please call 888-817-2212 or visit www.pulte.com/applecross.
PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE: PHM) based in Bloomfield Hills, Mich., is America's premier home building company with operations in 60 markets throughout 28 states. The company has an unmatched capacity to meet the needs of multiple buyer segments through its brand portfolio that includes Pulte Homes, Centex and Del Webb. As the most awarded homebuilder in customer satisfaction, the brands of PulteGroup have consistently ranked among the nation's top homebuilders as surveyed by third-party, independent national customer satisfaction studies. For more information about PulteGroup, Inc. and PulteGroup brands, see www.pultegroupinc.com; www.pulte.com; www.centex.com; www.delwebb.com.