EDMONTON, Feb. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - Canada Lands Company is pleased to
announce that its Village at Griesbach community has been selected as a finalist in five categories of the 2012 Awards of Excellence in Housing presented by the Canadian Home Builders' Association (Edmonton Region).
"It's an honour to be recognized as a finalist", says Marvin Neumann,
Director of Real Estate at Canada Lands Company in Edmonton. "The
Village at Griesbach is a unique 620-acre master planned community that
offers so much character, including spectacular lifestyle amenities and
inspired architecture in home choices."
Mark Laroche, President and CEO of Canada Lands Company, adds: "Our
Company is committed to achieving commercial success and applying
sustainable development principles to meet the highest environmental
standards. We are proud to bring beautiful new homes to residents,
while honouring the proud history of Canada's military in Edmonton."
The Village at Griesbach was once home to Canada's most distinguished
military regiments, officers and personalities. In 2005, following
consolidation of Canadian Forces activities, the Griesbach lands began
an amazing transformation into one of the most beautiful and award
winning residential neighbourhoods in the City, redefining the way
people perceive community planning.
The Village at Griesbach has been designated a finalist in the following
categories: Best Subdivision; Best Website; Best Community Entrance;
Best Development Landscaping and Amenities; and Best Home Parade.
The winners will be announced at a gala event to be on March 17, 2012 at
the Shaw Conference Centre.
SPRING BRINGS EXCITING NEWS AT THE VILLAGE
The Village at Griesbach, a unique master planned community offering
inspired architecture, spectacular lifestyle amenities and a proud
legacy of honour and character announces the following upcoming
NEW LOTS NOW AVAILABLE: Stage 9, located in the northwest area of the Village at Griesbach is
now open. The road names in Stage 9 honour military heroes such as
William Smith Ziegler CBE, DSO with Ziegler Way and Reverend Cyril
Martin, who landed in the trenches in Belgium and France at the very
young age of 16 with Martin Avenue. Recognition plaques, located
throughout the community are a tribute to their dedication and
sacrifice. A variety of lots are available including larger pie shaped
home sites. Please call one of our various builders for more
information on lot selection. You can find contact information on our
website villageatgriesbach.com under the 'Homes' tab.
NEW SCHOOL COMING SOON: Major General Griesbach School is planned to open this fall. The school
will offer an educational facility for students from Kindergarten to
Grade 9. The new school will have all the latest technology for
learning as well as hosting sports fields for the more active.
NEW HOME CHOICES ON THE HORIZON
Edgewater, a contemporary multi-family development, is now breaking ground. This
maritime-themed complex offers 140 home units and backs onto the
beautiful Bedford Lake. Residents of all ages can enjoy the serene
landscaping, walking trails and abundant park space. Encompassing two
buildings, Edgewater hosts an amenity centre and elegant home
interiors. The on-site sales and information trailer will be open soon
for those wishing to have priority selection on both home location and
Victory Lane, another Abbey Lane craftsman masterpiece, is now preselling. Victory
Lane offers two storey townhomes, ranging from 1200 sq. ft. to over
1400 sq. ft. with two and three bedroom floor plans to choose from.
These units also come with unfinished basements for more development
GRIESBACH LIFESTYLE AND HOME CHOICES: Show homes and show suites are open for viewing from a variety of
builders that offer the home that best suits your lifestyle choice.
Choose from Executive Homes, Family Homes, Duplexes, Townhomes, Apartment Condos and Adult Villas.
For more information on The Village at Griesbach, developed by Canada Lands Company, please visit villageatgriesbach.com
SOURCE Canada Lands Company
For further information:
To learn more about Canada Lands Company and this exciting community, please visit clc.ca and villageatgriesbach.com.