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MURRIETA, CA – As one of the best-priced neighborhoods in the area, Traditions by MBK Homes is experiencing tremendous sales success, selling out immediately of their first phase. With a new release of their next phase, interested homebuyers are encouraged to visit soon. Traditions presents homeshoppers with a huge array of price-included features you would have to pay for elsewhere.

With striking architectural design and comfortable floorplans, these homes situated on large lots with generous-sized backyards that are adjacent to a park and a picturesque oak ravine creating a peaceful, beautiful setting. Presented in three stunning model homes, Traditions is a collection of single-family one- and two-story residences in three floorplans with three to six bedrooms, two to three-car garages and well-designed living space from approximately 2,270 to 3,050 square feet. Prices begin in the low $200,000s.

"As one of the best priced neighborhoods in the area, Traditions represents not only a good value, but a good investment as so many of the surrounding new homes are much more expensive," said Stefan Markowitz, President of MBK Homes.

Traditions "sister" neighborhood, Heritage provides a value rarely found in today's market with its large one- and two-story homes offering 2,869 to 3,408 square feet and three to seven bedrooms all priced from the mid $200,000s.

The community of Heritage and Traditions at The Oaks has definitely left an impression on many homeshoppers. "The Oaks feels like an established neighborhood because of the unique and beautiful reserve of oak trees preserved on our property," said Markowitz. "With six professionally decorated model homes now open at Traditions and Heritage, buyers have a range of choices for their homebuying decisions and will also appreciate the fact that there are no homeowners dues."

Tradition and Heritage are located within The Oaks, a planned community close to excellent schools, neighborhood parks, and a wide variety of local shopping centers.

One of the hallmarks of an MBK Home is the superior craftsmanship achieved by using only the highest quality materials. The homes at Traditions feature classic traditional architectural designs and are enhanced by fire-resistant concrete tile roofs in designer colors, side and back yard fencing for privacy, designer selected color schemes and exterior lighting.

MBK's attention to important details is evident throughout these homes which include many standard features homebuyers appreciate including dramatic entry foyers with ceramic tile, vaulted ceilings, nine-foot ceilings throughout, rounded wall corners, six panel colonist interior doors, interior laundry rooms, woodburning gas fireplaces, built-in media niches and more.

Traditions gourmet kitchens have been designed for efficiency with European style oak cabinetry, ceramic countertops, gourmet appliances, and roomy nooks.

Comfortable master bedroom suites feature appreciated walk-in closets and well appointed bathrooms with separate tub and shower, ‘his and her' sinks in the vanity area.

Energy efficiency is very important in these homes featuring air conditioning with night setback thermostat, energy efficient water heaters, furnaces and dishwashers, dual pane windows and sliding glass doors.

Within just a few miles from Traditions is the Santa Rosa Plateau, a natural preserve for scenic nature hikes where no vehicles are permitted. In addition a nearby mountain pass, funnels cool ocean breezes to the area ideal for growing grapes for the regions numerous wineries.

With its keen attention to detail, MBK Homes Ltd. is dedicated to delivering superior craftsmanship in every home it builds. MBK chooses its locations carefully, building its neighborhoods in family-oriented communities within well-respected school districts. Strengthened by the reputation and financial stability of its' parent company, Mitsui & Co., Ltd., MBK Homes is committed to providing its customers with the best value their homebuying dollar can buy and to building homes to last a lifetime.

MBK Homes continues to expand its homebuilding activities in some of Southern California's most desirable locations. MBK neighborhoods include: Soleil in Aliso Viejo; Wisteria in The Corona Valley; Annandale in North Fontana; The Highlands and Saratoga at Hillcrest in Castaic; and MBK Homes at Emerald Square. In addition, MBK Homes is now developing new projects in Brea and in Eagle Glen in South Corona. For more information on any of these communities, please call (888) 943-HOMES or visit the company's web site at

To visit Traditions at The Oaks, take the I-15 at California Oaks Road and drive north. Turn left on Jackson Avenue and follow signs to the sales center, which is located on he left. The sales center and models are open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and additional information is available by calling (909) 698-2200.

Posted on January, 10th 2001

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