Construction Watch: Verrado Golf Course

Construction is progressing on the golf course at Verrado’s Adult Retirement Community in Buckeye, AZ!  See some of these beautiful photos, taken by Tim Bukovszky at a site visit this week.  These images are on the 15th and 18th holes; AndersonBaron is providing schematic design, character, landscape architecture and construction observation services for the first five holes at the Verrado ARC golf course.  Click on the images for larger viewing:

Construction Watch: Aventura Park

Construction continues to progress on Aventura Park in Henderson, Nevada! A new video below (filmed April 4, 2015) shows the 22-acre park come to life. Aventura Park is the 3rd City of Henderson park designed by AndersonBaron in the 1,900-acre master plan of Inspirada, and will be the largest to date (Potenza Park is 5 acres and Capriola Park is 13 acres, both opened last fall).  The video shows off the three multi-purpose fields, two little league fields, two each…

Construction Watch: Meridian

Construction is progressing at the William Lyon Homes’ project: Meridian!  Check out some of the latest photos of “The Colonnade” and “The Village” parks.  Meridian is located southwest of Ocotillo and Signal Butte roads in Queen Creek, Arizona, where “The Courtyard” and “The Rooftop” parks are under construction, and “The Living Room” park is complete.  The Colonnade (photos below) will have vine-covered archways, a green vine-covered trellis entry, tire tunnels, climbing apparatus, and turf mounds within a large open turf…

Andy Baron Explains the Inspirada Parks!

Principal Andy Baron was featured in a video on Potenza, Capriola, and (the future) Aventura Parks in Inspirada. Andy describes what goes into the planning and design of such heavily programmed parks, and Guy Martin of Martin-Harris Construction comments on the construction process as well.   One main goal with these parks in Inspirada? To appeal to the multi-generational residents with activities for all ages, and keep the design concept open so parents can be in the areas programmed for their…

Cane Island Breaks Ground!

November saw the official start of construction for an AndersonBaron project in Katy, TX – one of Houston’s fastest growing suburbs. The 1,000-acre master planned community, “Cane Island”, is planned to bring 2,000 homes and is expected to open halfway through next year. In addition to the mix of homes offered, Cane Island will feature a welcome center and amenity center with glass conservatory for plants, an outdoor amphitheater, and an expansive treehouse projection system on four acres of wooded…

Construction Progresses for Inspirada

As the construction on the Inspirada development in Henderson, Nevada progresses, our Project Managers have been on site and making sure things run smoothly.  Here are some updated photos of Jim Beckman and Chris Szabo in their hard hats, overseeing construction of Potenza Park, Capriola Park, Aventura Park, and the Overlook.  The Inspirada Grand Opening for the builder models is August 2nd and the grand reopening is October 4th! Are you following the Inspirada blog?  Check it out for the…

Inspirada Breaks Ground on Two New Parks!

January 11, 2014: The New Year is bringing many exciting things for the 1,900-acre master planned community, including breaking ground on two of the newest Inspirada parks, “Capriola” and “Potenza”! The ceremony began with a “61-shovel salute” to honor the City of Henderson’s 61st birthday and the excitement surrounding the growth and development.  The parks will also be the 60th and 61st parks within the City. Even with much more in the works on this project, this ceremonious occasion whispers…