Summerlin has been the fastest growing Master Planned Community in the country for the past 8 years. Located along the western rim of the Las Vegas valley, this community offers a unique lifestyle to its residents. Surrounded by the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Summerlin consists of several villages of residential properties, schools cultural centers, shopping, parks, trails, professional and medical facilities and golf courses. More than one-third of Summerlin´s acreage is designated as open space, which includes parks, trails, golf courses and nature trails. There is something here for everyone!
Homes, condominiums, town homes and custom home building lots range from the $200,000´s to more than $2,000,000. The villages ? The Willows, The Ridges, The Vistas, The Crossing, The Gardens, The Crossing, The Arbors, The Trails, Ridgebrook, Red Rock Country Club, Siena and Summerlin Sun City are designed to offer a variety of residential property choices. Within each village are homes offered by various developers to meet each buyer´s special requests. One can buy production or custom homes, some located on golf courses and many with beautiful mountain views!
The Summerlin Council is a non-profit community association designed to promote the social and recreational welfare of Summerlin residents. The council supports the community´s cultural and recreational activities, planning year-round special events for residents of all ages. There are more than fifteen special interest clubs for community residents.
The Vistas is a new village situated west of the I-215 Beltway, near Red Rock Country Club. Buyers can choose from semi-custom homes to custom home lots, many on the golf course, on which to build their dream home. The location is perfect, just minutes from the upscale shopping mall, which will include unique boutiques shopping and fine dining. And the views from the custom homesites are awesome!
Red Rock Country Club has recently announced its newest addition of Toll Brothers Homes.
Two brand new villages have been completed. The Paseos and The Mesa. These villages are ideally located, just west of the new I-215 Beltway, offering beautiful mountain views, high above the Las Vegas valley. The Paseos includes 14 residential developments, a new elementary school, 2 churches and a 15-acre community park and trail system. The Paseos village has a southwestern theme with portals, arches, arcades, courtyards and barrel tile roofs.
The Mesa, located at the southwestern edge of Summerlin, is set against a ridgeline running along the western boundary of the community. The Mesa includes 497 acres, with 16 residential parcels, a new elementary school, private high school, 2 churches retail/commercial properties. It also has an 18-acre part located on the tip of one of the ridges.
Summerlin was designed to be developed as a 25 year plan. So there will be new villages, developments and projects coming. Call us for updates about this beautiful Master Planned Community!
Summerlin offers residents many educational choices. There are 9 public schools and 7 private schools within the community. The Meadows School Nevada is the state´s first non-sectarian college preparatory school with students from preschool to the 12th grade. Other private schools are the Milton I. Schwartz Hebrew Academy, Faith Lutheran Jr./Sr. High School, Merryhill Preschool, Alexander Dawson School and St. Elizabeth Ann Secton Catholic Elementary School. And the Community College of Southern Nevada is building a new campus in Summerlin, with courses in Accounting, Computers, Sociology, Philosophy, Math, Political Science, to name just a few.
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There are currently 10 major parks and more than 40 neighborhood parks throughout the community. Parks are situated in the center of each village and each is designed to accommodate a specific focus, including soccer, tennis, softball, and swimming. Currently residents enjoy Hills Park, Pueblo Park, Trails Park, Crossing Park, Arbors Tennis & Play Park, Willows Park, Oxford Park and Cottonwood Canyon Park. Under development are the New Park in the Willows and the Arbors Sports Park. Among the special features of these parks are outdoor concerts, theatrical productions, sand volleyball, basketball, picnic armadas, nature areas, Little League, lighted tennis courts, water slides, fountains, full-size gymnasium, Olympic-sized pool and softball fields.
The new Veteran Memorial Leisure Services Center is a 45,000 square foot recreation and cultural facility that is city-owned and operated. Its amenities include 20,000 square feet of classroom and workshop space, a full-court gym, fitness center, and dance/aerobics studio and game/play room. The center offers dance, yoga, martial arts, senior activities, fitness programs, arts and crafts and gymnastics.
One of the most unique and interesting features of Summerlin is its Summerlin Trail System. It is designed to link the community´s villages, neighborhoods and parks, and will eventually encompass more than 150 miles. Currently there are more than 40 miles of the system that consist of village trails, regional trails, natural trails and street-side trails. Village trails are often located in natural arroyos and man-made corridors, designed to give walkers a rest from traffic and noise. Regional trails are part of the proposed valley-wide trail system and will link the bureau of Land Management land in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. These trails are cooperative efforts with Clark County, City of Las Vegas and the Howard Hughes Corporation. They are designed for non-motorized uses. Natural trails, designed for hiking, will connect from undeveloped areas of Summerlin to the planned regional trails.
Summerlin is currently home to eight golf courses, some of which have been designed by Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer. TPC at Summerlin is a PGA Tour Tournament Players Club stadium course with an 18 hole, private championship course. TPC at The Canyons is an 18-hole daily fee course nestled in The Canyons village in Summerlin.
Bear´s Best Las Vegas in The Ridges, recently opened and features replications of signature holes from Nicklaus courses throughout the United States and Mexico. It is a daily fee course designed to accommodate corporate retreats. Red Rock Country Club will offer two 18 hole golf courses, one if which is currently open. Siena Golf Club, located in the age-qualified village of Siena, is an 18 hole executive course designed by Curley-Lee Schmidt. And there are 3 golf clubs in the age-restricted community of Del Webb Sun City Summerlin.
The Summerlin Library and Performing Arts Center is the cultural cornerstone of the community. Featuring more than 100,000 volumes, a used bookstore, conference facilities, art gallery and audio-visual and technology center. The library also hosts youth-oriented programs of books and films.
The Academy of Nevada Ballet Theatre is located in the Donald W. Reynolds Cultural Center. Students train with the professional dancers of the Nevada Ballet Theatre. The center is home to 300 students and dancers and is expected to grow to 2,000 during the next several years. Programs are offered for children, teens, adults and pre-professional ballet. It is one of the most significant cultural programs in Nevada.
Summerlin is home to more than a dozen houses of worship representing ten different religions. Among those now are St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Summerlin Evangelical Lutheran Church, Temple Beth Am, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Grace in the Desert Episcopal Church, Summerlin Community Baptist Church, Desert Springs United Methodist Church, Red Rock Community Presbyterian Church, Hindu Temple, Temple Beth Sholom, Faith Community Lutheran, New Hope Lutheran, Sun City Community Church, Shadow Hills Baptist Church, to name a few.
Summerlin Medical Center is one of the city´s finest medical facilities, offering the latest in medical technology and education programs. The hospital is equipped with 166 private rooms, with more than 1,000 physicians on staff. The hospital offers The BirthPlace, a progressive maternity center, outpatient surgery center, urgent care center and many other new and innovative medical programs. The center also offers seminars and special programs to consumers dealing with health related issues.
Retail business continues to grow in Summerlin. Several shopping centers have opened and are planned for the next 2 years. In addition, a major retail mall has recently opened at the gateway to Summerlin, offering shopping, banking, dining and many retail services.