New Homes at Agave at The Preserve in Carlsbad
January 2017 Update
The new homes at Agave in The Preserve neighborhood in northeast Carlsbad are now ready.
This community is located just south of the 78 freeway and west of College Boulevard. The 156-acre Preserve, originally called Quarry Creek, will offer 4 housing communities with 294 homes. Reportedly over 50% of the acreage dedicated to open space including hiking trails.
AGAVE is the first community to be built, consisting of 88 2-story townhomes with 1420 SF to 1681 SF, 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths plus a master bedroom terrace in 2 of the floor plans and private fenced yards. Homes will have 2-car attached garages in all 3 floor plans. The first move-in is anticipated around the end of March 2017 and homes are now selling.
Homes at Agave, in Phase 1, are priced in the $499,990 to mid $500 range (as of this writing to $539,990) with prices determined at the time homes become available for sale.
HOA dues for Phase 1 are $389 but are expected to drop to $363 at build-out. There are Mello Roos and the tax rate is projected to be approximately 1.3% for both property taxes and Mello Roos fees.
The amenities at The Preserve will include a recreation center with fitness center, parks, hiking trails that hook up to the Carlsbad hiking trail system, pool and spa, playground, BBQ area, and tot lots/playgrounds. The Preserve is close to shopping and dining including a shopping center by the entrance (e.g., Albertsons, Kohl’s, Wal-Mart, multiple dining options), major commuting routes (including the 78 and 5 freeways ) with other shopping centers close by in neighboring Oceanside, medical facilities (e.g., Tri-City Medical Center), general services (including Home Depot), and a tribal resource center ($100 fee per buyer upon closing escrow). Children living in The Preserve will attend the Carlsbad Unified Schools (e.g., Hope Elementary, Calavera Hills Middle School).
If a new home at Agave is not of interest, or you are loking for a larger detached single family home, check out all the homes for sale in Carlsbad using the link by clicking on the photo to the right.