CCMC is proud to announce that vice president Andy Babbitt has been selected to serve on the newly-formed Lifestyle Residential Development Council-55 for the Urban Land Institute (ULI), a multidiscipline real estate forum dedicated to creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide through the responsible use of land. With more than 30,000 members, ULI is recognized as one of the world’s most respected sources of information regarding urban planning, growth and development. As a national council member, Andy will join an elite network of developers, land planners, and other professionals who, like CCMC, have a specific expertise in active adult lifestyle communities and are recognized as industry leaders who offer innovative application in their respective fields. “It is quite an honor for me to represent CCMC among national leaders in the active adult world,” says Andy.
About ULI: Today, ULI has more than 25 U.S. Product Councils, each with its own narrow focus. These councils offer industry leaders various opportunities to exchange information and share best practices. Council members play a critical role in building communities, developing neighborhoods, bringing residential and recreation spaces to life, and designing facilities that are sustainable environments. Each member has a high level of commitment and responsibility to his or her council. This may include presenting, advising, publishing, educating, researching and serving.
One year ago, CCMC began providing pre-development consulting to FG Aledo Development LLC for Morningstar. Today, we announce that we have successfully transitioned our consulting agreement into a management contract. Our services began on June 1, 2016.
Located in Fort Worth, Morningstar will be situated on 738 acres and eventually grow to 2,100 homes. Community amenities will include acres of open green space, filled with native wildflowers, manmade lakes and streams that run throughout the community, clubhouse, resort-style pools, play yard, lakeside amphitheater and two-and-a-half miles of hiking and biking trails that wind along creeks lined with mature shade trees and natural landscape. Homes sales are expected to begin in September of this year.
FG Aledo Development LLC was formed as a partnership between Lackland Holdings and Sable Development. Lackland Holdings, LLC and its affiliates have completed over 120 real estate developments or acquisitions since inception in 1991. Currently, the company owns properties or notes in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas, New Mexico and Missouri. With a customer base of national and regional homebuilders, Sable Development specializes in development of single-family communities in high growth areas around the DFW Metroplex.
CCMC has been selected to provide community management services to the Inspiration Community Association, a new active adult community located within the Inspiration Metropolitan District in Douglas County, Colorado. This district is also managed by CCMC. Developed by Newland Communities, the Inspiration Community Association will eventually include 1,237 homes. Our service will begin on May 1, 2016.
Residents of the Inspiration Community Association will enjoy panoramic views in the exclusive 20 Mile House when it opens later this year. The club will feature a café, gym, multi-purpose rooms, outdoor pool, tennis and pickle ball courts. District parks and open space complete the picture for this authentic Colorado experience.
Newland Communities is the largest private developer of planned residential and urban mixed-use communities in the United States. Together with its financial partners, the firm is committed to creating enduring, healthier communities for people to live and enjoy what matters most to them.
CCMC has been selected by Meritage Homes to provide community management services for Province, an active adult community located in the city of Maricopa. “It is very rewarding to know that this new business was the direct result of referrals from our existing clients,” explains division president Delores Ferguson. “Their high praise and positive experiences working with CCMC on both consulting and community projects helped us earn the trust of this new client.” Our services will begin on May 1, 2016.
Tucked away in the quiet community of Maricopa, Province is a gated, age-qualified neighborhood featuring new, energy-efficient, single-family homes. Amenities include 50 acres of lakes, 125 acres of greenbelts, heated resort-style swimming pool and spa, indoor lap pool, fitness center, 18-hole putting course, library, ballroom, pickleball, tennis and bocce courts. Province currently has 1,200 homes and will grow to 2,000.
Established in 1985, Meritage Homes is an award-winning builder of energy-efficient homes that can save owners up to 50% on utility bills. Meritage is the first national top 10 homebuilder to build only 100% ENERGY STAR certified homes. The company focuses on building incredible new homes in prime locations for fantastic prices to suit every lifestyle.
CCMC has been selected by Starwood Land Ventures to provide community management services for Homestead South. This will be our second project with SLV, our first being Terrain in Castle Rock, Colorado. Our services at Homestead South will begin on June 1, 2016.
Located in the vicinity of Tortosa, Homestead South will eventually grow to 984 households. This family community offers many neighborhood amenities, including tot lots, parks, walking trails, basketball courts and a soccer field. “We are very pleased to expand our relationship with SLV,” says division president Delores Ferguson. “After being introduced to their Arizona team at the Phoenix Open, we were invited to meet and discuss our unique approach to community management, lifestyle programming and neighborhood communications. In the end, it was our commitment to customer service and passion for building community that led to this new business.”
Starwood Land Ventures, LLC is an affiliate of Starwood Capital Group Global, a leading private equity firm focused on real estate investments. SLV has participated in the development and financing of award-winning master-planned communities all over the country.
Following a four-month vetting process, Forestar Group has selected CCMC to manage Cibolo Canyons. Our contract will begin May 1, 2016.
“Initially, this new business referral came from Bob Burton of Winstead PC,” explains division president Todd Davidson. “Ultimately, however, it was the exceptional service that Forestar experienced at our existing San Antonio communities that sealed this deal. We are incredibly grateful for all our San Antonio team members who have demonstrated the CCMC purpose of creating experiences that connect people.”
Cibolo Canyons currently has 950 homes and will ultimately grow to 1,500. Tucked away in the tranquil, rolling hill country, the neighborhood is just minutes from downtown San Antonio. Set in 2,100 acres of breathtaking landscape, the community features distinctive homes, community amenities, a world-class JW Marriott resort and spa, and two PGA Tournament Players Club golf courses, designed by Pete Dye and Greg Norman.
At CCMC, we love it when our communities shine! So, we were particularly pleased to see the list of Ranking Arizona’s 2016 Best Master-Planned Communities. In fact, the public opinion poll lists six communities in our care among Arizona’s top 10 master-planned communities. That’s right… six of the top ten master-planned communities are managed by CCMC! Coincidence? We’ll let you be the judge. In the meantime, we’d like to offer our heartfelt congratulations to all our top-ranked communities. We truly admire your CCMC style.
After nearly one year of consulting, CCMC has smoothly transitioned into the management of La Estancia, Sunbelt Holdings’ first planned community in Tucson. This will be our fifth management agreement with Sunbelt, others include Power Ranch, Vistancia, Sonoran Foothills and Johnson Ranch. Additionally, we are currently providing pre-development consulting to Sunbelt on four other projects named Norterra, Windrose at Zanjero Tails, La Privada and Lakin Ranch. Our management services at La Estancia will begin on May 1, 2016.
La Estancia is composed of 565 acres and will eventually grow to 1,500 households. Centrally located along I-10, this community is accessible to the University of Arizona, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base and Tucson International Airport. Home products will be designed to attract both first-time and move-up buyers. La Estancia will offer an authentic and thoughtful plan, a unique set of amenities, distinctive architecture, modern charm and highly-ranked schools. Parks and trails will be used to connect residents and promote community.
CCMC has been selected by Fulton Homes to provide community management services to Ironwood Crossing. The community currently has 1,144 homes and will ultimately grow to 2,147. Our contract will begin on May 1, 2016.
Extremely family-friendly, this community features 20 different neighborhood parks. This equates to about one for every 100 families and includes basketball courts, picnic areas and shaded tot lots. The aquatic center features a 7,000 square-foot pool with a giant shade structure, splash pad and clubhouse with kitchen. Situated in an emerging part of town, the community is close to shopping, restaurants and a new charter elementary school. Fulton Homes is Arizona’s largest family-owned and operated homebuilder. The company has been in business for more than 35 years and has built a legendary reputation for quality. Please join us in welcoming Ironwood Crossing to CCMC.
CCMC is pleased to announce the promotion of Jeremy McClain. In his new role as director of client fulfillment for the Nevada division, Jeremy will be responsible for establishing solid client relationships, training and mentoring several Las Vegas-area teams, and the daily coaching of managers on applying the art of community management that differentiates CCMC. “Jeremy’s ability to build genuine connections with people, combined with his optimistic approach, purposeful leadership and unrelenting process improvement, has consistently set him apart,” explains division president Tony Ledvina.
Originally from Las Vegas, Jeremy joined CCMC in 2010 with a background in project and construction management. He first served as the assistant community manager for Mountain’s Edge. In August 2013, he was promoted to community manager for Inspirada. Under his extraordinary leadership, this growing community has expanded and diversified its lifestyle program, formed a resident social committee, developed a maintenance program for all City Home products, and successfully established several new service areas. His exceptional performance over the years has led to his latest promotion.
“I am thrilled to have this opportunity to expand my role with CCMC,” says Jeremy. “This is a great company with great people. It is a true privilege to represent it in this new capacity and be in a position to work with even more of our incredible team members.” Jeremy holds his Nevada Community Association Manager (CAM) certificate and his Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA) designation from the Community Associations Institute (CAI).
Jeremy will assume his new role once his successor at Inspirada has been identified and trained. The search for qualified candidates will begin immediately.