All 23 homes in two phase releases at the new-home communities of Monteluz and Andalusia at 4S Ranch sold in less than one hour earlier this month.

“We couldn’t be more pleased about the response to our new neighborhoods. We attribute the sell-out to offering homes that today’s buyers are looking for: beautiful architecture with functional, flexible floorplans and great value in desirable locations,” said Robert Thorne, CEO of Carlsbad-based homebuilder California West Communities.

A combined total of seven new model homes were unveiled to the public in January 2010 in the master-planned community of 4S Ranch. The 23 initial phase homes were all sold March 6.

Monteluz at 4S Ranch new homes feature expansive and elegant interior spaces in Santa Barbara, Tuscan and Monterey design influences. Floorplans range from approximately 2,566 to 3,949 square feet, 3 to 6 bedrooms and 2 1/2 to 5 baths. Home sites sizes average approximately 8,281 square feet, making these homes appealing to larger and extended families. Pricing for the next phase of homes to be released is anticipated to begin in the mid- to high-$700,000s.

Designed for couples and young families, Andalusia at 4S Ranch highlights are efficiency and style, offering tasteful combinations of Spanish, Cottage and Craftsman architecture. At build-out, Andalusia at 4S Ranch will be comprised of 94 new homes. Floorplans range from approximately 2,222 to 3,486 square feet, 3 to 6 bedrooms and 3 to 4 baths, with home sites averaging approximately 6,782 square feet. Home prices for the upcoming phase release are anticipated to begin in the mid- to high-$600,000s.

Andalusia and Monteluz at 4S Ranch anticipate releasing an additional phase of homes for sale in early May of this year. Prospective homebuyers are encouraged to contact the respective sales offices for information on the steps to take to purchase a home at either community. Sales consultants can be reached at Andalusia at 4S Ranch by calling (858) 312-6850; the Monteluz at 4S Ranch sales consultants can be contacted at (858) 705-6031.

The sales office at Monteluz is located at 17721 Hunters Ridge Road, San Diego, 92127, and the Andalusia sales office is located at 10510 Black Opal Road, San Diego, 92127. For more information about Madison Lane, Andalusia and Monteluz communities, visit the website at www.californiawestcommunities.com.