This Weekend Fun, Food & New Homes to Highlight Grand Opening of Blackstone in Brea

Visit This Weekend and Enter to Win an iPad(R)* and 42-Inch LCD TV**

BREA, CA--(Marketwire - March 9, 2011) - Come to the Grand Opening event at Orange County's newest master-planned community, representing the vision of two of the nation's premier homebuilders, Shea Homes and Standard Pacific Homes, Blackstone will present four neighborhoods, each of which will be unveiling decorated model homes, this weekend, Saturday, March 12th.

Fun, food and fantastic new homes will highlight the celebration, in addition, everyone who attends will have the opportunity to enter to win a new Apple iPad®* and a 42-inch LCD TV.** Attendees will also enjoy food and beverages served from gourmet food trucks from 11 AM to 2 PM. The participating mobile vendors include The Grilled Cheese Truck, Fresh Fries LA, Longboards Ice Cream and Del's Lemonade Truck.

Everyone who tours the models will discover residential designs that blend harmoniously with the natural setting with prices ranging from the mid $500,000s to the high $900,000s.

Standard Pacific's Sorano offers a trio of two-story residences that extends from approx. 1,739 to 2,001 sq. ft., including 3 to 4 bedrooms. Shea Homes' Amber presents three innovative two-story homes with living areas ranging from approx. 2,015 to 2,199 sq. ft., including 4 bedrooms. Shea Homes' Jade provides the flexibility of many floor plan options, measuring approx. 2,806 to 3,360 sq. ft., the homes encompass 4 to 5 bedrooms. Standard Pacific's Castillian showcases residences spanning approx. 4,220 to 4,971 sq. ft. with as many as 6 bedrooms.

To join the event, take the 57 freeway and exit at Lambert Rd. Proceed east on Lambert Rd. and turn left at Kraemer Blvd. into Blackstone. To visit Castillian, drive west on Lambert Rd., turn right on State College Blvd., right on Balsa Ave and right again on Carmichael Dr.

Further details are also available by visiting or calling 1-866-696-7432.

Blackstone is a development of Shea Tonner Hills, LLC and Standard Pacific of Tonner Hills, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company. For more info visit or

*iPad® is a registered trademark of Apple, Inc. All rights reserved. Apple is not a sponsor of, nor associated with, this promotion.

**All participants must visit all 4 Blackstone communities. No purchase is necessary and no fee is required. Limit 1 entry per household. Shea & Standard Pacific Employees and their immediate family members are not eligible. Drawing to be held on 3/17/11 at 4 PM. Winner need not be present to win. Additional restrictions and limitations apply.

Contact Information:

Fran Bangert
Kovach Marketing