Benchmark Communities Announces Opening of Sales at New Ripon Community, Cornerstone II

SAN JOSE, CA, June 3, 2015 – Benchmark Communities (“Benchmark”), a leading national homebuilder, today announced Cornerstone II, its newest Central California community located in Ripon, will be opening for sales on Saturday, June 13th.

Benchmark is building a quaint enclave of 43 homes set on oversized home sites offering five single-story floor plans, with up to 2,859 square feet. Cornerstone II homes feature timeless architecture with intricate exterior designs, grand master bedrooms, spacious open kitchens and great room plans. In addition, homebuyers will enjoy three-car garages and large homesites averaging 8,580 square feet. Cornerstone II is characterized by streetscapes with pavers, which add to its unique character and charm, and is adjacent to an established, attractive neighborhood. Prices will start in the mid-$400,000’s.

“Cornerstone II offers a unique opportunity to own an affordable, new home in an upscale neighborhood in Ripon, and in one of the most highly sought after places to live in the San Joaquin Valley,” said Brandy Tschappler, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Benchmark Communities’ Central Valley Division. “With a high demand of new home opportunities in the market, we highly encourage interested buyers to contact us about a Cornerstone II home today. Our interest list is growing quickly every week.”

Ripon, known as “the Jewel of the Valley,” offers residents a small-town charm and a close-knit community feel with desirable amenities including parks, recreational facilities like the Mistlin Sports Complex, and excellent schools located just blocks away. Ripon is also in close proximity to Highway 120, making it a desirable place to live for local move up buyers and Bay Area commuters.

Cornerstone II is Benchmark’s first community in Ripon and newest addition to its portfolio of communities in Central California, which includes Canterain Madera and Diamond Crest, Vantage at Harlan Ranch and Pasaro at Loma Vista, all in Clovis.

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