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MBK Homes Introduces 1600 at Artesia Square Eco-Friendly Townhome and Live-Work Community in Gardena, Units Now on Sale Starting from Low $400,000s

MBK Homes, the builder ranked #1 by homebuyers for purchase and ownership experience through the Eliant survey systems, today debuted 1600 at Artesia Square, a collection of eco-conscious townhomes and live-work units in the city of Gardena. Offering solar standard in every home, the 97-unit contemporary LEED certified community is currently for sale at attractive prices starting in the low $400,000s. A hard hart sneak peek tour of the community will be held on Saturday, August 20th from 10am to 6pm. The first 150 people to tour the models between 12pm and 3pm will receive complimentary fare from the famous Kogi BBQ truck.

Urban Living Floorplans and Attractive Amenities
The community includes 63 new townhomes and 34 live-work units. All include standard sustainable features and a 20-year pre-paid solar lease. The three-story townhomes offer four floorplan options ranging in size from 1,706 to 2,212 square feet with up to 4 bedrooms, 2 to 3.5 baths and attached garages. Prices start in the low $400s. The live-work units offer three floorplan options ranging in size from 1,766 to 2,309 square feet with first floors devoted to flexible office and home-based business space, and upper floors reserved for contemporary living with up to 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. Prices start in the mid $500s.

"We have brought 1600 at Artesia Square to Gardena in response to the high regional demand for urban lifestyle options and at-home business opportunities," says MBK Homes President Tim Kane.

Onsite resident amenities include a dog park, Tai Chi garden, and two outdoor entertaining spaces including fireplaces, barbeques and seating. Additionally, there are three separately owned retail buildings located on the north of the property on Artesia Blvd. that will cater to residents. Artesia Square is also within walking distance to existing attractions such as regional favorite Marukai market.

Convenient Location Provides Immediate Access
Situated on 5.56 acres, 1600 at Artesia lies near to downtown Los Angeles, LAX and the Port of Los Angeles/San Pedro. Access to and from Gardena includes the San Diego Freeway (I-405), the Artesia Freeway (SR-91), the Harbor Freeway (I-110) and the Century Freeway (I-105). "This community addresses the needs of South Bay residents who seek shorter commutes to jobs and regional restaurants and entertainment options," notes Kane.

Sales Underway - Learn More
Sales are currently underway with sales representatives available to discuss pricing and tour the homes. Anticipated occupancy is first quarter 2012. For additional information, call 310-327-0160, email and visit the company's website at

Posted on August, 11th 2011

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