Estrella Archives

Terrata Homes enters Phoenix market with Estrella neighborhood

Reviving the Construction Industry

Newland Communities today announced Terrata Homes as the latest new builder to join its Goodyear master-planned community of Estrella, with 92 lots in Montecito. Its “Mirador” neighborhood will mark Terrata’s debut in Arizona and feature four distinct floor plans, each exceeding 2,000 square feet. The homes will sit on 65-foot-wide lots and feature the luxurious… Read More →

KB Home will build homes in Estrella

Master-planned community

Newland Communities announced that KB Home (NYSE:KBH) closed on 67, 60 feet x 120 feet wide lots in Estrella. The builder is set to break ground on its “Stone Canyon” neighborhood in the Montecito community in spring of 2016. The builder plans to introduce six single-story home plans ranging in size from from 1,576 –… Read More →

Shea breaks ground on Shea3D community in Estrella


Shea Homes Arizona will break ground in mid-September, on its fifth Shea3D community in the West Valley, anticipated to open this December. Inspire at Estrella will be the sixth Shea Homes community opening this year. Located in Goodyear, Estrella is a 20,000 acre resort-style, master-planned community set against the Sierra Estrella Mountains. Although it’s a… Read More →

Vietnam Memorial comes to the Valley

by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Estrella by Newland Communities will host “The Moving Wall™,” a half-size traveling replica of the Washington D.C. Vietnam Veterans Memorial beginning at noon on October 2 through noon on October 6 and is free to all attending. The Wall will be open 24 hours a day with volunteers stationed at The Wall from 8 a.m.… Read More →

Headed for a boom, the West Valley is ready to go

The Loop 303 interchange is under construction. Photo courtesy of ADOT.

Clumps of curved freeway fragments balancing on massive pillars of concrete resemble a giant modern art sculpture greeting Interstate 10 travelers through the far West Valley of the Phoenix Metro. Later this year, those “art” segments will gel into a multi-level interchange linking the I-10 and the Loop 303, and launch the area’s burgeoning commercial… Read More →

Estrella Makes List Of Top Master-Planned Communities

The Colony, Cush Wake

The Goodyear master-planned community of Estrella has been ranked 35th by the national independent research firm John Burns Real Estate Consulting (JBREC) on its annual list of Top 50 Master-Planned Communities of 2013. The rankings are based on new home sales and Estrella is one of only four Arizona communities to make the top 50.… Read More →

Scottsdale Builder Wins 4th straight Eliant Award

by in Business News | Real Estate

Eliant recently announced Rosewood Homes as winner of the 2013 “Homebuyers’ Choice Award” for providing the “Best Overall Purchase and Ownership Experience” in North America. Rosewood was also recognized again for having the highest “First Year Quality” rating. This is the first time a homebuilder has been honored in four consecutive years and Rosewood Homes… Read More →

Estrella Sees Significant Growth As Community Expands

Estrella - Walgreens

Newland Communities is experiencing a surge of growth in its Goodyear master-planned community, Estrella. In addition to a steady stream of home sales, new commercial projects are underway — including a Walgreens and Banner Health center. Currently under construction, Walgreens will open this fall in Estrella’s Mountain Ranch Marketplace. In line with the shopping center’s… Read More →