Celebrate Your Love of Breakfast at These 5 Great West Valley Restaurants

1/29/2016 12:00:00 AM

Happy National Breakfast Week! Are you looking for an egg-tastic restaurant in the West Valley? Look no further — we found five great places to stop in for breakfast in the area! These places broke free of the restaurant chain mold and serve your favorite breakfast foods with delicious originality, along with great lunch menus. Whether you’re craving mouth-watering eggs benedict, gluten-free pancakes, or South-of-the-Border omelets, our list has you covered.

Tags: Restaurants & Retailers,Area

Golf Tips from the PGA Pros at Golf Club of Estrella

1/21/2016 12:00:00 AM

Anytime you’re trying to improve your skills in a particular field, it’s really nice to have a bona fide professional give you some pointers. If you’re hoping to improve your golf game in 2016, we have the perfect solution for you — Golf Club of Estrella has two PGA pros, Head Golf Professional Trevor Finton and PGA Pro Doug Rikkers, available for personal instruction. In the meantime, we chatted with them and they gave us some great advice for lowering your handicap and improving your golf swing in 2016. Here are some of our favorite tips.

Tags: Fitness,Golf,Lifestyle,Amenities

Why Do Residents Love it Here?

1/19/2016 12:00:00 AM

Is it the 72 acres of lakes and natural beauty? Estrella's five-star amenities? Or our inviting, close-knit community?

Tags: Amenities,Lifestyle

Estrella Foothills High School: Our Students Get the High-Tech Advantage

1/17/2016 12:00:00 AM

In the fall of 2015, Estrella Foothills High School launched its “Get Connected” program, further demonstrating the school’s strong commitment to bringing enhanced technology to the classroom.



Tags: Schools,Family

A Very Special Group - CantaMia Founders’ Club

1/15/2016 12:00:00 AM

Estrella’s 55-Plus community, CantaMia, hosted its grand opening in 2010 with the unique approach of integrating an active adult community within a robust, existing master-plan.
Trusting the vision for CantaMia, the first 100 to purchase a home in the community were a very special group and became what we call – The Founders’ Club.

Tags: CantaMia by AV Homes 55-Plus,Clubs & Groups

Places Your Furry Friend Will Enjoy

1/14/2016 12:00:00 AM

Our furry companions are an important part of the family and at Estrella we understand that once in a while your pets need to get out of the yard to explore our great community with you. If you’re looking for fun places to take a walk with Fido we’ve got you covered.

Tags: Pets,Lakes

5 Creative Ways to Turn 2015 Memories into 2016 Home Decor

1/12/2016 12:00:00 AM

For many in the Estrella community, 2015 was filled with great memories of moments like the Goodyear Lakeside Music Fest, the monthly Farmers Market, regular walks around the lakes, or occasional rambles along the scenic trails. It’s so easy to put pictures of fun memories like these on Facebook, and then forget about them completely. Get your favorite 2015 memories off your Facebook wall and onto your actual walls with this list of fun and creative crafts.

Tags: Tips,Home Ideas,Family

Long-Term Sustainability in Action

1/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

Before it was popular, Newland Communities was looking at ways to protect and restore the land we develop, preserving or improving areas of natural topography, and integrating them within the community plan.  We take every measure we can to protect the rich history and traditions of the land, while providing healthy living opportunities for our homeowners. 


Tags: Newland Communities,Conservation & Sustainability

Estrella Welcomes Beazer Homes Back to the Community

1/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

We are excited to announce Beazer Homes will again join the community with another neighborhood and anticipated model opening this spring. They will offer five home plans, three single-story and two two-story. Beazer's “Overlook” neighborhood will be located in the Mountain Ranch community and feature two new models to tour. This will be Beazer's return to building at Estrella, having previously built 800+ homes in the community.

Tags: Beazer Homes,New Homes