09 Jan Skye Canyon Ranks No. 1 in Growth for U.S. Master Planned Communities in 2018 and is Listed as a Top 25 Master-Planned Community
Skye Canyon, the award-winning master-planned community in northwest Las Vegas, finished 2018 strong, checking-in with the country’s highest growth rate for master-planned communities, according to John Burns Real Estate Consulting (JBREC), which ranked Skye Canyon no. 21 on its 2018 Top 50 Master-Planned Communities list. Skye Canyon was also ranked no. 22 in the U.S. by RCLCO Real Estate Advisors on its 2018 Annual Best-Selling Master-Planned Communities Report. Both reports were issued last week.
“Skye Canyon’s success as a multi-generational community is attributed to our unique lifestyle offering and our homebuilders who have created distinctive indoor-outdoor living experiences,” said Garry Goett, CEO, and president of Olympia Companies, developer of Skye Canyon. “We look forward to this month’s opening of Lennar Homes’ Woodlands neighborhood and continued success in 2019.”
JBREC used sales data to structure this year’s list along with interviewing industry contacts. Last year, Skye Canyon ranked no. 49 on the organization’s list. Real estate consulting firm RCLCO releases its top-selling master-planned community report twice per year.
On Jan. 19, Skye Canyon will host First Look Lennar Homes introducing Lennar’s Woodlands neighborhood to the public. Skye Canyon opened Phase 2 of the development in June 2018 with homebuilders Pardee Homes, Pulte Homes, Richmond American Homes, and Woodland Homes.
Since Skye Canyon’s grand opening in March 2015, the community has received numerous awards and honors for its responsible land practices, homes sales, architectural design, resident programming, and philanthropy including:
- Placemaking Award for Excellence by the Urban Land Institute Nevada in 2018
- 2018 Silver Nugget Award for Las Vegas’ Best Active Lifestyle and Best Master Planned Community Parks and Amenities
- Named no. 17 in the country onRCLCO Real Estate Advisors Top-Selling Master-Planned Communities Mid-Year 2018 list
- Named on the John Burns Real Estate Consulting’s 2017 Top 50 Master-Planned Communities in the U.S.
- Received the National Association of Home Builders’ Silver Award for Best Sales/Welcome Center
For more information about Skye Canyon’s amenities, visit www.skyecanyon.com.
About Skye Canyon
Skye Canyon is a 1,000-acre master-planned community in Northwest Las Vegas located on US Highway 95 at Skye Canyon Park Drive. Offering entry-level, move-up and luxury neighborhoods for individuals, couples, families and active adults who share a passion for outdoor activities, wellness, and immersive living. Skye Canyon includes unique amenities like Skye Canyon Park that features Skye Center, the community’s social hub with an open-air bistro and indoor and outdoor fireplaces, and Skye Fitness, a state-of-the-art workout facility and outdoor junior Olympic size swimming pool that is exclusive for residents. Among the many other amenities offered are designated bike lanes, an extensive network of hiking and walking trails and shopping at Skye Canyon Marketplace. Other commercial offerings such as office space and gaming will be added as the community grows.
Skye Canyon is a product of leading developer Olympia Companies, joined by Stonehill Capital Management and Spectrum Group Management LLC. For more information visit www.skyecanyon.com or connect with Skye Canyon on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and on Pinterest.