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Taylor Morrison Debuts New Community, Willowcroft Manor at Columbine Valley

DENVER - Taylor Morrison, a leading builder and developer in North America, today announced the debut of its latest Denver community, Willowcroft Manor at Columbine Valley.  The boutique community will boast 41 luxury ranch style homes, offering Denver-area homebuyers an opportunity to purchase a home in the highly sought after Town of Columbine Valley. 

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Taylor Morrison Helps Save the Family Gives Phoenix Homeless a Fresh Start

PHOENIX – Taylor Morrison, a leading builder and developer in North America, donated its time and services to help Save the Family Foundation of Arizona improve the lives of Mesa families recently faced with homelessness. 

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Marine Sergeant Recieves Custom, Mortgage-Free Home from Taylor Morrison and Homes for Our Troops

Phoenix, Ariz. – Taylor Morrison, a leading builder and developer in North America, has handed over the keys to its newly built Home for Our Troops house, just in time for the holiday season. 

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Taylor Morrison Unveils Brand New Model Home at Sienna Plantation

Missouri City, Texas -- Taylor Morrison has opened its latest model home in the Legacy Series at Sienna Plantation, the Salerno.

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Taylor Morrison Announces Start of Pre-Sales at New Cypress Community, Alder Trails

Cypress, Texas -- Taylor Morrison, a leading builder and developer in North America, has announced that its newest neighborhood at Alder Trails is now open for pre-sales, offering buyers three distinct collections of homes.

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Montecina, Taylor Morrison’s First New San Diego Community in Two Years, Opens to the Public on October 25

Taylor Morrison’s latest new home community in the San Diego area, Montecina, opens to the public with a grand opening on October 25.

Located in Carlsbad, the new home community will mark a return to San Diego for Taylor Morrison, which saw its previous communities Vista del Mar, Viridian and Santaluz received well by southern California homebuyers.continue reading



Taylor Morrison Begins Pre-Sales at Cypress Master-Planned Community Bridgeland

HOUSTON - Taylor Morrison has announced the beginning of pre-sales for its new Legacy Series collection in one of Houston’s most anticipated communities, Bridgeland.

Priced from the high $400,000s, the Legacy Series is comprised of six floor plans that have been tested throughout the Houston area and provide living spaces that fit today’s homebuyer, said Jim Ellison, vice president of sales and marketing for Taylor Morrison’s Houston division.continue reading



Find a New Move-In Ready Taylor Morrison Home Before Schools Starts

AUSTIN – Austin homebuyers looking to find their dream home before the new school year starts can find everything they’re looking for with Taylor Morrison this month.

The Austin homebuilder has almost two dozen of their homes available for immediate move-in with incentives to make the move even better.continue reading



Taylor Morrison Hosts Third Annual Halloween Treat Street Event for Valley Families at Adora Trails on October 29

Gilbert, Ariz. - The Third Annual Adora Trails Halloween Treat Street is coming to the Valley with safe trick or treating, fun prizes, free activities and 10 Halloween-decorated homes for Valley families. Proceeds from the night will go towards supporting St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance.

Included in the fun will be two bounce houses, an obstacle course, kids crafts, a stilt walker, magician and balloon twister to give an extra flare to each costume. Food and refreshments will be provided along with a treat bag for the kids. A professional photographer will be on hand to help capture the night’s special memories for parents and their children.continue reading



Taylor Morrison’s Long Awaited Willowcroft Manor at Columbine Valley Debuts October 11

DENVER - Taylor Morrison’s latest Denver community, Willowcroft Manor at Columbine Valley, opens to the public for the first time on October 11.

Offering just 41 luxury ranch-style homes, Willowcroft Manor at Columbine Valley will represent a special opportunity for Denver homebuyers looking to call the desirable Town of Columbine Valley home.continue reading



Taylor Morrison Announces Pre-sales for Final Steiner Ranch Neighborhood Will Begin November 1

AUSTIN - Taylor Morrison has announced that pre-sales for the last large-scale neighborhood at Steiner Ranch will begin November 1.

The Grove at Steiner Ranch will consist of 84 upscale homes in a neighborhood that offers mature trees and the gently rolling hills that homebuyers expect to find so close to Lake Austin. The neighborhood will offer access to the numerous amenities of Steiner Ranch. continue reading



Taylor Morrison Begins Pre-Sales for New Patio Home Collection in Avalon at Riverstone

HOUSTON - Taylor Morrison has announced the start of pre-sales for its latest neighborhood at Avalon at Riverstone in Sugar Land.

The new neighborhood will feature Taylor Morrison’s thoughtfully designed patio home collection in the gated Avalon at Riverstone neighborhood, offering homebuyers the opportunity to live in one of Houston’s most desirable communities. continue reading



Taylor Morrison’s 55+ Community Skyestone Takes Home Top Honors at 2014 Denver MAME Awards

Taylor Morrison’s first 55+ community in Denver, Skyestone, was named “Community of the Year” at the 2014 Denver MAME Awards, one of seven awards for the Broomfield development.

The awards, presented by the Sales and Marketing Council and HBA of Denver, represent the year’s best in marketing, sales, interior design, architectural and builder awards. Taylor Morrison, which developed Skyestone and whose creative strategy was shaped by The CSK Group|DOMOREGOOD in Colorado Springs, tallied the most wins of any builder at the event. continue reading



Taylor Morrison Adds to Its Hill Country Presence with North Austin Purchase

AUSTIN - Taylor Morrison has purchased more than 50 acres in north Austin with plans to begin development this fall, the company announced today.

The new community, Montebello, is located on Highway 620, between Anderson Mill and FM 2222. With Balcones Canyonland Preserve and convenient shopping nearby, Montebello will offer residents both the open space and the shopping destinations they desire.continue reading



Darling Homes Announces the Start of Pre-Sales for its New Grapevine Community, Glade Hill

DALLAS - Darling Homes has announced the start of pre-sales for its latest Dallas community, Glade Hill in Grapevine, where the company is debuting a new series of floor plans to homebuyers.

The Dallas homebuilder said it is currently building a VIP list for the new community, where the floor plans offer expansive living spaces with the thoughtful touches Darling Homes is known for including.continue reading



Taylor Morrison Donates Florida Wetlands to Duval Audubon Society’s Crosby Sanctuary

Taylor Morrison has donated 64 acres of land to the Duval Audubon Society’s 445-acre Crosby Sanctuary in Orange Park, Florida.

The homebuilder donated the land, which sits adjacent to its former development Orange Park Golf and Country Club, to the society so that it could be classified as protected land. The official ceremony marking the donation will take place on September 27 and will be open to the public. Ceremony details are available at continue reading



Taylor Morrison Announces Purchase of Home Sites in The Groves

HOUSTON – Taylor Morrison will build single-family homes in one of northeast Houston’s newest master-planned communities, The Groves, the company announced today.

The new community, expected to debut in early 2015, will feature the Houston homebuilder’s Grande Series on 70-foot-wide lots, said Jim Ellison, vice president of sales and marketing for the company’s Houston division. continue reading



Taylor Morrison Donates Land for New Goodyear Elementary School

Goodyear, Ariz. - A new elementary school is underway for the Liberty Elementary School District, thanks to a land donation by local homebuilder Taylor Morrison.

The Phoenix homebuilder, currently developing Las Brisas in Goodyear, donated approximately 15 acres needed for the new elementary school earlier this year, with design on the brand new school currently underway by the Liberty Elementary School District. continue reading



Taylor Morrison Unveils New Home Collections at Goodyear’s Las Brisas

Goodyear, Ariz. - Taylor Morrison’s latest newest home collections in Phoenix have opened at its Goodyear community, Las Brisas.

The Discovery II and Encore II collections debuted this week, offering nine floor plans that range from approximately 1,637 to 3,543 square feet of living space. The new homes include up to five bedrooms and 3.5 baths in homes that offer single and two-story options. Prices start in the mid $100,000s. continue reading



Denver Realtors Still Have a Chance to Drive Home a New Mercedes with Taylor Morrison’s “Keys to Success”

Denver Realtors have four months left to become eligible to drive home a new Mercedes-Benz with Taylor Morrison’s “Keys to Success” sales campaign.

To be eligible for the campaign, Denver real estate agents must sell at least one Denver home from Taylor Morrison before December 31, 2014. The more homes they sell, the more entries they receive for the year-end event, which awards the use of a new Mercedes-Benz to one lucky Realtor. continue reading



Taylor Morrison Holds “I Heart the North Valley” Grand Opening Sept. 6 as KISS 104.7 Gives Away Tickets to iHeartRadio Festival

PHOENIX - Taylor Morrison is kicking off the fall season with a grand opening event featuring, fun and a chance to win tickets to the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas featuring Taylor Swift, Coldplay, Lorde and more.

The Phoenix homebuilder’s “I Heart the North Valley” event, taking place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 6 at Sonoran Commons and Norterra in north Phoenix, will also give attendees the chance to win an iPod Touch and one of two iPod Shuffles. continue reading



Taylor Morrison Announces Purchase of Home Sites in Cypress Master-Planned Community Bridgeland

HOUSTON - Taylor Morrison has agreed to purchase almost three-dozen home sites in one of northwest Houston’s best-known master-planned communities, Bridgeland.

The Houston homebuilder has announced that it will build on a series of 70-foot home sites in the community, located in Cypress, with an expected opening date for the neighborhood in the fall of 2014. continue reading



Taylor Morrison Offering Denver Homebuyers the Opportunity to Move into a New Home Before Autumn Arrives

Denver - homebuyers who need a quick move-in but still want the option to personalize their new home can find everything they’re looking for with Taylor Morrison this fall.

Inventory homes are available for immediate and quick move-in from the Denver homebuilder in communities such as Terrain in Castle Rock, Castle Pines Village, Leyden Ranch in Arvada or the Broomfield communities of The Village at Palisade Park, Silverleaf and the new 55+ Skyestone. continue reading

 Sanctuary in Orange Park, Florida.

The homebuilder donated the land, which sits adjacent to its former development Orange Park Golfand Country Club, to the society so that it could be classified as protected land. The official ceremonymarking the donation will take place on September 27 and will be open to the public. Ceremony details are available at continue reading



Taylor Morrison Announced as No. 1 Production Homebuilder in Arizona for 2014 by Ranking Arizona

February 24, 2014: Scottsdale, Arizona - Taylor Morrison’s Phoenix division has been voted as the No. 1 Top Production Homebuilder 2014 by Ranking Arizona, the largest business opinion poll in Arizona.

The Scottsdale-based homebuilder was nominated by the Phoenix public on the AZ Big Media website, where the general public was allowed to vote once per hour for their favorite business in a variety of categories. The Ranking Arizona publication is published annually and is based on the quality of product and services of each business. continue reading



A Red Mercedes Benz Turns Into Fresh Water in Kenya, Thanks to a Denver Realtor and Taylor Morrison

March 6, 2014: Denver, Colorado - Denver realtor Judy Pitt sells homes for a living.  That's her job.  But her vocation is helping others.  

In addition to being a real estate agent, Pitt also serves as the executive director of the Kazi Yake Foundation, which provides much needed help to rural villages in Kenya.  While she works tirelessly to help the people of Kenya, Pitt knows that work isn't enough.  Money and donations make just as large a contribution.  continue reading  



Anthem Educator Recognized by Taylor Morrison 

January 13, 2014: Anthem, Arizona - Taylor Morrison and KEZ 99.9 FM are partnering to spotlight one outstanding Valley educator each month during the 2013-2014 school year as part of the radio station’s “Excellence in Education” recognition program. 

December’s winner is Julie Paschal of Diamond Canyon School in Anthem. Paschal, a kindergarten teacher at Diamond Canyon School, is being recognized for her kindness and child-centered teaching techniques that put an emphasis on challenging students to do their best and build on their areas of weakness. She will receive an “Excellence in Education” plaque from Taylor Morrison and KEZ 99.9 FM, $99 and a prize for her exceptional achievements in the classroom. continue reading



Taylor Morrison’s Springhouse Debuts at Pavilion Park in Irvine on Sept. 28

September 28, 2013: Irvine, California - Irvine’s latest neighborhood from Taylor Morrison offers a chance for home buyers to experience the latest home designs from Taylor Morrison while celebrating the heritage of the Irvine area.


Springhouse at Pavilion Park opens to the public on Sept. 28 and offers a variety of two-story, single-family homes from Taylor Morrison within a community that delivers the authentic charm of Orange County to every home’s doorstep. continue reading



Houston Home Builder Taylor Morrison Announces Purchase of 700+ Homesites in Woodforest

August 1, 2013: Houston, Texas - Taylor Morrison has taken a major stake in the master-planned community of Woodforest in South Montgomery County, the company announced today. According to company officials, Taylor Morrison will build homes in its first 55+ community in the Houston area at Woodforest, signaling a new era for the builder and the four-year-old development. The builder disclosed that it will purchase more than 700 homesites from Johnson Development Corp. with sales beginning in early 2014.



Taylor Morrison Home Corporation Wins Builder of the Year Award

5/15/2013: SCOTTSDALE, Ariz

(BUSINESS WIRE) Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE: TMHC) today announced that it has received the prestigious Builder of the Year Award by BUILDER, the leading media brand for residential construction. This achievement highlights Taylor Morrison's commitment to building differentiated communities and quality homes for today's families across the United States and Canada. "Taylor Morrison is honored and privileged to be selected as the Builder of the Year. This award is a testament to our dedicated team members and the Company we've built. In each of our communities across the United States and Canada, we strive to create quality homes that families can be proud of, and I believe this award highlights that commitment," said Sheryl Palmer, President and Chief Executive Officer of Taylor Morrison. "Palmer and her expert team organized two companies into one unified one with staffs working together efficiently and effectively," said Jean Dimeo, BUILDER's editor in chief. "Plus, they navigated a declining market, sale from a British company, a private equity purchase, and now a public offering."

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Taylor Morrison and Toll Brothers Purchase More than 2,100 Acres in Leander, Aim to Build Austin’s Next Preeminent Community

New Leander Community to Include More Than 2,900 Homes, 355 Acres of Open Space When Completed

May 1, 2013: Austin, Texas

 Taylor Morrison of Texas and Toll Brothers (NYSE:TOL) have purchased more than 2,100 acres of land in Leander, Texas, from Texas-based The Lookout Group as the Austin home builders work to build on the success of nearby developments and the resurgent housing market. Situated adjacent to Crystal Falls, one of the top three volume master-planned communities in Austin according to Metrostudy, the new master-planned community will be named Travisso and is being brought to market through a partnership between Taylor Morrison and Toll Brothers by summer 2014, company officials said.

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April 9, 2013: Scottsdale, Ariz.

, Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE: TMHC) today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 28,572,000 shares of the Company's Class A common stock at a price to the public of $22.00 per share. The shares will be listed on the New York Stock Exchange and will trade under the ticker symbol "TMHC" beginning on April 10, 2013. The underwriters also have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 4,285,800 shares of the Company's Class A common stock at the initial public offering price less the underwriting discount. The offering is expected to close on April 12, 2013.

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Job Seeking Georgia Man Wins $200,000 Dream Home in Taylor Morrison's Dream Home Giveaway

8/17/2012: Scottsdale, Ariz.

The promise of a new home and a new life is coming true for Georgia resident Mark Roberson, who was announced today as the winner of the Taylor Morrison 2012 Dream Home Giveaway. Roberson, an unemployed truck driver from Clarkston, Georgia, saw the fortunes of him and his wife, Gloria, change with a single phone call last week when he was notified by Taylor Morrison representatives that he had won a $200,000 dream home. As the grand prize winner, he was told he could select a home wherever Taylor Morrison currently builds. Roberson and his wife chose Houston, Texas, where they plan to begin a new chapter in their lives together.

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Taylor Morrison Builds on Recent Success, Positioning for Future With Strategic Land Investments

11/01/2011: Scottsdale, Ariz.

Four months after completing a $955 million sale to private equity partners, national homebuilder Taylor Morrison is working hard to position itself for the future, acquiring land that fits the needs of its homebuyers and the approval of its investment committee. Erik Heuser, vice president of land investments for the company, said Taylor Morrison is methodically looking to bolster the land positions in each market it builds in, but doing so prudently, only pulling the trigger when the deal makes sense for the company.

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Taylor Morrison Helps Bring Water Resources to Kenyan Village

10/31/2011: Scottsdale, Ariz.

One Kenyan village now has access to a natural resource that many take for granted, thanks in large part to a local Denver real estate agent and Taylor Morrison. Taylor Morrison recently held a REALTOR® promotion called Reach for the Stars, which promised a brand new Mercedes Benz to one lucky REALTOR® for selling a Taylor Morrison home. Denver agent Judy Pitt won the promotion but when it came time to collect her prize, she had a surprise for Taylor Morrison.

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Taylor Morrison Announces $20,000 Ultimate Home Tailgate Party for NFL, NCAA Football Fans

10/03/2011: Scottsdale, Ariz. NCAA and NFL football fans have a chance to enjoy their favorite team in style if they win the 2011 Taylor Morrison $20,000 Ultimate Home Tailgate Party.

From now until December 31, 2011, football fans can enter the sweepstakes, with prizes that include a 70-inch LED HDTV, stainless steel gas grill with refrigerator, $10,000 of family room furniture from Club Furniture, team jerseys and $2,500 in free food or a cash award.

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Chicago-Area Woman Wins $200,000 Dream Home from Taylor Morrison

8/05/2011: Scottsdale, Ariz.

Lauren McCaleb of Chicago has been chosen as the 2011 Taylor Morrison Dream Home Giveaway winner, beating out more than 1.1 million entries to claim her $200,000 grand prize. McCaleb, a mother of two and grandmother of four said she and her husband, Richard, initially couldn't believe her good fortune, which was delivered via voice mail on her home phone. Two weeks later, the shock of winning is still settling in. "I've listened to the message at least 10 times," McCaleb said. "It's hard to believe that I've actually won. I had to make my husband read it for himself on the computer the other day. He wasn't buying the whole thing."

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Press Room/Press Releases/Taylor Morrison Monarch Poised to Move Forward

3/31/2011: Scottsdale, Ariz.

North American arm of Taylor Wimpey plc to be sold to TPG Capital, Oaktree Capital Management and JH Investments  - Top 10 North American homebuilder Taylor Morrison is being sold to a private investment consortium for $955 million, according to top company officials. Taylor Wimpey plc announced today that it has agreed to sell its North American holdings, Taylor Morrison in the United States and Monarch in Canada, to investment funds separately managed by TPG Capital and Oaktree Capital Management, as well as JH Investments.

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Taylor Morrison’s Dream Home Giveaway Returns for Fourth Year

1/07/2011: Scottsdale, Ariz.

Taylor Morrison's Dream Home Giveaway - and the $200,000 grand prize home - is back for 2011 with a new twist - a home for one lucky winner and the chance to win prizes from Microsoft and HP each week for those people who refer their friends. The new Taylor Morrison dream home awaits the grand prize winner wherever Taylor Morrison currently builds - the company has more than 150 communities in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida and Texas. As with previous years, the winner will have the opportunity to design the home they win, selecting the floor plan and home options that best suit their lifestyle and making the grand prize a home they can truly call their own.

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Arizona Father of Four Receives Keys to Taylor Morrison Dream Home

11/18/2010: SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.

The wait came to an end on Nov. 18 for Michael Bernardo, the Arizona father of four who this summer was declared the winner of the 2010 Taylor Morrison Dream Home Giveaway. With his family watching, Bernardo cut the large red ribbon placed across his new home's entryway and entered the $200,000 grand prize/dream home he first learned he'd won back in July. Bernardo won the home while he was unemployed, entering the popular Taylor Morrison contest every day during the promotional period. His 119 entries resulted in him randomly winning the $200,000 grand prize, perfect for his family, which includes two sons, two daughters, his wife and his 92-year-old mother.

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Arizona Father of Four Wins Taylor Morrison’s 2010 Dream Home Giveaway

7/15/2010: SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.

Michael Bernardo, a father of four from Phoenix, is the winner of the 2010 Taylor Morrison Dream Home Giveaway. Bernardo, who lives in El Mirage, entered the popular contest every day during the promotion period. His 119 entries resulted in his winning the $200,000 grand prize, perfect for his family, which includes two sons, two daughters, his wife and his mother. The recently-unemployed father said the announcement couldn't have come at a better time, although he was skeptical when he first found out that he had won.

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Arizona resident Kristin Pierce has finally fulfilled her dream of home ownership, thanks in large part to homebuilder Taylor Morrison.


Pierce was notified earlier this year that she had won the 2009 Taylor Morrison Dream Home Giveaway. This week, she walked through the front door of her completed $200,000 home for the first time while the construction crew who built her dream home watched. "The shock has finally worn off," said the Arizona wife and mother who beat out 147,000 other entries to claim her prize. "I can't begin to describe how happy this makes our family."

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Arizona Couple Wins the 2009 Taylor Morrison Dream Home Giveaway

6/23/2009: Scottsdale, Ariz.

Kristin and Geoffrey Pierce can't remember ever winning a contest they've entered. Their luck changed on June 23 when the couple was announced as the winners of the 2009 Taylor Morrison Dream Home Giveaway. The Queen Creek couple was chosen out of more than 147,000 entries received during the two-month nationwide contest sponsored by the Scottsdale-based homebuilder. The Pierces have chosen the Taylor Morrison community of Stratland Estates in Gilbert to build their dream home.

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Taylor Morrison Awards Dream Home to Lucky Winner

4/10/2009: Folsom, CA

Jennifer Draa, a single mother from Citrus Heights, Calif., now has her own piece of the American Dream, thanks to homebuilder Taylor Morrison. Draa and her son were selected as the homebuilder's 2008 Dream Home winner and moved into their new suburban Sacramento home on April 10, just days after Taylor Morrison launched its 2009 Dream Home Giveaway. Inspired by the Innoventions Dream Home located at the Disneyland® Resort in Anaheim, Calif., the first sweepstakes generated more than 635,000 entries during the two-month promotion. The second sweepstakes, which started April 2 and runs until June 1 at, is expected to generate the same buzz.

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