DesignLens Newsletter Example: January 2018 | John Burns Real Estate Consulting



DesignLens Sample Newsletter:
January 2018

Below are the communities featured in DesignLens in January 2018.

This sample is part of a monthly newsletter released by DesignLens. In order to receive a copy of previous editions and in-depth tours of the design trends featured below, you must be a paid DesignLens subscriber. To find out more about DesignLens and how to become a paid subscriber, click here.



Contemporary High-Density Detached Homes with Optional Elevators

Three distinct floor plans offer different living arrangements that provide broad market appeal.

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Bellwether Place
Lone Tree, CO

Berkeley Homes / Harvard Communities
Godden Sudik Architects
TRIO Environments
8.9 per acre

Modern Formal Townhomes with Great Rooms and Large Front Courtyards

A single floor plan with three second floor variations keeps costs down while still providing buyers options.

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Mansell Townhomes at Avalon
Alpharetta, GA

Monte Hewett Homes
Lew Oliver Inc.
In-House Interior Design
approx. 8.5 to 9 per acre

Health-Focused Move-Up Homes with Optional Finished Basements

The mix of lot widths creates a diverse street scene.

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Vita at Stapleton
Denver, CO

Thrive Home Builders
Pel-Ona Architects & Urbanists
Atmospheres by Kris
7-8 per acre

Small Duplexes with Style and Storage for Young Families

Small plans provide an attainable opportunity with backyards.

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Cobalt at Esencia
Rancho Mission Viejo, CA

The New Home Company

Bassenian Lagoni Architects

Studio Mosaic

15.1 per acre

Mediterranean Elevations with a Formal Layout and Multigenerational Suites

Mix of single- and two-story plans provides diverse opportunity for buyers.

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Capistrano Estate at Maple Ridge
Ave Maria, FL

CC Homes
Sotolongo Salman Henderson Architects
Kelley Young Design Associates
3 per acre

Modern Luxury Homes That Embrace Courtyard Living and Multigenerational Opportunities

Courtyard-centric design gives the home strong indoor/outdoor connectivity while retaining privacy.

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Artesana, Residence 1
San Diego, CA

Pardee Homes
Bassenian Lagoni Architects
Ami Samuel Interiors
Less than 2 per acre

High Density Infill Masterplan with Attainable Prices and Many Beautiful Amenities

An infill California masterplan, with a creative amenity mix, offers diverse products with an urban feel.

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McKinley Village Masterplan
Sacramento, CA

Developed by
The New Home Company & Riverview Capital Investments

Historic Texas Town with Homes Dating Back to the 1890s

Includes Georgian, Craftsman, Victorian, and Farmhouse styles.

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Historic McKinney
McKinney, TX

For a complete tour of all these communities, please check out DesignLens.

Our team of industry experts have identified these communities as the latest and greatest examples of design leadership in their market segments. We carefully select projects from around the nation to inspire new ideas and increase your knowledge of trends and opportunities. Learn where they are built, what makes them extraordinary, and who helped bring them to market.


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