Estrella by Newland Communities has been ranked by John Burns Real Estate Consulting and real estate advisory firm RCLCO as 17 of the 50 top-selling master-planned communities in the country.
In the past year, Estrella was ranked 30 but moved up because of the sales of 490 homes, a 23-percent increase.
Newland Communities, the development manager for Estrella, is the largest private developer of planned residential and urban mixed-use communities in the United States. Running for 50 years, the organization has more than 140 diverse real estate developments, 20 million square feet of commercial and retail space and 175 residential units.
“Estrella offers a multitude of resort-style amenities and housing options that consistently attract new homebuyers, putting us among the top-selling master-planned communities in the country,” said William Olson, senior vice president and division manager for Newland Communities.
Estrella by Newland Communities has 20,000 acres, 500,000 homes, 500 acres of parks, 72 acres of lakes, several hiking trails, basketball, volleyball, pickleball and tennis courts and The Golf Club of Estrella.
Floor plans range from 1,220 square feet to more than 3,400 square feet and begin around $200,000.
The community is planning to continue growing by developing its 1,600 acres of commercial space by 2023 and filling its newest village, Lucero.
Lucero will have five homebuilders with six neighborhoods, a model village, café, more than 10 miles of biking and hiking trails and a local bike shop.
Olson said, “Our community continues to grow year after year, providing that it is truly a place people want to call home.”