Pardee Crafts Coastal Two-Story Homes


Tucked away in sunny San Diego is Pacific Highlands Ranch, a masterplanned community by PardeeHomes with two new communities that feature countless amenities.

Pardee Homes builds with energy-efficiency and individuality in every project. They have delivered smart solutions to homebuyers and civic leaders, with great locations, quality construction, community partnerships and industry–leading green and safe building practices since 1921, and the additions to Pacific Highlands Ranch offer no dispute.

Pardee Homes is recognized for superior master-planning concepts, quality construction, energy-efficient building practices, responsive customer service and dedication to overall goals of the communities in which they build. Pardee Homes was one of the first builders in San Diego to embrace sustainable building practices and continues to build consideration for the planet into every home and community within easy reach of protected natural habitat and award-winning schools.

Pardee Homes is a member of TRI Pointe Group, a family of premium regional homebuilders supported by the significant resources, economies of scale and thought leadership of a national foundation. Surrounded by acres of preserved natural habitat, Pardee Home’s master-planned community of Pacific Highlands Ranch gives its homeowners access to convenient shopping, ‘award-winning schools in the Del Mar Union and San Dieguito Union High School districts, and an expansive nature reserve with hiking and biking trails.

The neighborhood of Canterra in Pacific Highlands Ranch offers timeless, two-story homes with large interiors each with welcoming entries, attractive courtyards and rear entry garages.


Buyers can choose from are three easy-tomaintain floorplans featuring an indoor-outdoor living experience that is impressive to every taste. Attention-grabbing features range from spacious great rooms, generous dining rooms, and space-enhancing lofts to well-defined firstfloor bedrooms suitable for guests.

Each home includes four bedrooms, three to four baths and is approximately 2,077 to 2,588 square feet.

Several options give the luxurious feel such as the master bathroom, master bedroom retreat, or the unique guest suite and add to the unique livability of these stylish new homes. Canterra includes the LivingSmart® package in which homeowners have the option of standard and optional features that increase energy-efficiency, improving the air and living environment as well as help to save water and money, and contribute to the homeowner’s longterm peace of mind.

Included features such as fluorescent lights, dimmer switches, tankless water heaters, Low-E spectrally selective glass windows, programmable thermostats and pre-ready for solar are included. Additional optional features such as a solar roof-mounted solar electric system, LED lighting, electric car charging station and reverse osmosis water system in the kitchen are available.

Gourmet kitchens have convenient food preparation and eating islands, granite slab countertops, deep pot/pan drawers, and GE appliances including a 30-inch convection over thermal oven, built-in microwave oven, and ENERGY STAR dishwasher.

The comfortable homes of Canterra create a picturesque neighborhood setting with rear entry garages.

Each aspect of this beautifully designed neighborhood showcases San Diego culture and are richly flavored by indigenous architectural styles such as Spanish, Coastal, Traditional and Napa.

“Both Canterra and Casabella feature versatile guest suites and standard optional eco-friendly features that increase energyefficiency and save water as well as incorporating materials that come from recycled and sustainable resources,” said Jimmy Ayala, Division President.

“Buyer response has been encouraging, with home shoppers especially excited about the fresh designs, spacious great rooms, outdoor rooms and unique optional prep and chef’s kitchens available at Casabella,”.


Casabella is the newest neighborhood at Pacific Highlands Ranch and comes complete with solar pre-ready and a fully integrated multimedia wiring system.

Gourmet kitchens include a food prep and eating island, granite slab countertops and a stainless steel GE appliance package. With excellent location, eco-friendly living entices buyers with a choice of four floorplans including three model designs. These luxurious new homes boast large living spaces, lofts, covered patios, amazing optional prep or chef kitchens and optional spa showers.

There is an optional guest room in Plan 4 that provides an additional bedroom within the home and comes with its own bathroom, making it ideal for visitors or extended family to enjoy open living areas with separate sleeping spaces. Casabella, priced from the low $900s, offers four to five bedrooms with three bathrooms, two- and three-bay garages and approximately 2,134 to 2,824 square feet.

This larger and slightly higher-end neighborhood within the community gives homebuyers a chance for secluded luxur Pacific Highlands Ranch occupies one of San Diego’s best coastal-close locations. It is surrounded by 1,300 acres of preserved natural habitat, drought-tolerant landscaping and a multi-use trail system for hiking and biking. A swim club is planned for this area of Pacific Highlands Ranch with back country views while also offering residents close proximity to beaches, shopping, parks and hiking trails.

Neighborhood shopping at The Village Center is growing and includes a Trader Joe’s, Panera Bread and Starbucks.

The close surrounding shopping center make it ideal location for target buyers in the mid to move up buyer range with amenities for every demographic.

Pardee Homes has achieved various prestigious awards including the National Association of Home Builders Green Building Corporate Advocate of the Year, America’s Best Builder and the Hearthstone Builder Humanitarian Award.

Devon Douglas is the Assistant Editor for Builder and Developer magazine. She may be reached at

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