Carissa by California Pacific Homes Debuts This Weekend at Portola Springs® Village

Irvine, California, UNITED STATES

IRVINE, Calif., July 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- This weekend, the Model Grand Opening for Carissa by California Pacific Homes debuts in Irvine’s Portola Springs® Village. Doors open at 10am on Saturday and Sunday, when guests can tour four model homes that showcase the collection’s beautiful two- and three-story townhome designs. The homes span from approximately 1,231 to 1,590 square feet and feature two to four bedrooms; up to three and one-half baths; open living and dining areas; gourmet kitchens with stainless steel Bertazzoni and Bosch appliances; first-floor bedrooms in select designs; spacious master bedrooms, and two-car garages. Decks or private courtyards are standard in every home for outdoor pleasure.

The Grand Opening event is also a perfect time to explore the Portola Springs setting, where residents enjoy family friendly parks, trails and resort-style recreation, including a Jr. Olympic pool just steps from home. Access to top-rated Irvine Unified Schools, and nearby shopping, dining and entertainment provide more lifestyle advantages. For additional details about Carissa, go to the Grand Opening or visit

“This weekend’s Grand Opening gives buyers a first chance to see what makes Carissa such a great addition to Portola Springs,” said Robin Fiorello, Director Marketing and Design Center. “Come anytime between 10am and 6pm and find the right attached design for your family.”

Carissa’s Village of Portola Springs location offers numerous recreational amenities that keep residents active and connected. Village Square Park, which is within walking distance of home, features a clubhouse, Jr. Olympic pool, wading pool, tot lot, and putting green. Portola Springs Community Park, a public park opening this fall, will also be nearby with lighted sports fields, tennis courts, sand volleyball court, pickleball court, and more.

The central Irvine address provides easy access to transportation corridors, and close proximity to great retail and dining at Woodbury™ Town Center and Irvine Spectrum Center®. Residents of Portola Springs® Village experience a welcoming environment that was masterfully planned to inspire a sense of community and a social connection to friends and neighbors. The comfort of home is enhanced by a naturally serene location that balances tranquility with convenient proximity to popular shopping centers, an abundance of parks and recreational amenities. Students have the opportunity to attend award-winning Irvine Unified schools, including the state-of-the-art Portola Springs Elementary, which is located within the village.

Irvine Company Community Development (ICCD), the nation’s premier master planner, created the Villages of Irvine®, which was recently honored as “Top-Selling Master Planned Community in the West” for the sixth straight year. The Villages of Irvine delivers timeless architecture set among the best park system in Southern California, the best public schools in the state, and the safest city of its size in America — for 12 straight years, according to FBI statistics. This highly acclaimed community is also renowned for its more than 57,000 acres of preserved open space; world-class shopping, dining and entertainment; and modern business centers — all of which work together to create an unparalleled quality of life. Thanks in large part to the Villages of Irvine, Money magazine routinely ranks the city of Irvine as the one of the state’s “Best Places to Live.” For more information, please visit 

To attend the Carissa Model Grand Opening from the I-5 Freeway, exit at Sand Canyon and turn left. Turn right on Irvine Blvd. and left on Modjeska. Turn right on Still Night, left on Oak Forest, right on Outwest and follow the signs to Carissa. For more information on Carissa or to join the neighborhood interest list, go to

California Pacific Homes is a landmark homebuilder comprised of forward thinkers who possess the capacity and intuition to design and deliver inventive new neighborhoods in the most desirable locations. Driven by innovation and a fresh approach, the art and expertise of homebuilding is elevated to the next level by consistently introducing extraordinary new-home opportunities to the Southern California marketplace.

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