Ryan Homes Announces the Grand Opening of the Dunlora Forest Griffin Hall Villa Model in Charlottesville, VA

Nov 06, 2013, 10:01 ET from NVR, Inc.

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NVR, Inc. (NYSE: NVR), one of the nation's largest homebuilding and mortgage banking companies, announces the grand opening of its community at Dunlora Forest in Charlottesville, Virginia. Built by NVR's Ryan Homes division, Dunlora Forest offers main-level living villas and luxury townhomes that are only 2 ½ miles to the historic area of Charlottesville.

Residents will enjoy impressive views and a convenient location near the boutique shopping, eclectic and traditional restaurants and entertainment available in Charlottesville. The Charlottesville location, rated by Frommer as among the best places to live in America, is in the esteemed Albemarle County School District. Golfers will find several golf courses within easy reach, and I-64 and Route 29 are nearby.

The homes at Dunlora Forest are set among beautiful, wooded walking trails within a 7-acre nature preserve. Homeowners will find a community garden on site as well as a community playground and Pen Park nearby.  For residents looking to stretch their legs, there are community-walking trails that lead right to the Rivanna River and Rivanna Trail System.

Homeowners can choose from 2 villa floorplan designs and 3 expansive townhome designs, all designed with you in mind.  Enjoy the convenience and easy accessibility of main-level living in a new villa home, or customize your new townhome with features that allow for a single-family feel. Homes offer up to 4 bedrooms, 3 ½ baths, a 2-car garage and almost 4,000 square feet of living space.

The Griffin Hall villa model offers a convenient layout design with many amenities located on the first floor. Enter through an expansive entrance foyer and find a graceful arched passageway framing the view of the formal dining room and great room. The gourmet kitchen features a large walk-in pantry along with an optional center island and breakfast bar, as well as an outdoor kitchen featuring granite countertops, a gas grill and a pergola. Homeowners may choose to add a sunroom to the main living space. Buyers will enjoy a large walk-in closet along with a dual vanity and shower in the ensuite bath. Upstairs are two additional bedrooms with walk-in closets, an office, a full bathroom and a loft. Options include a basement along with a lower level study and bath. HardiePlank® and stone facades along with a convenient 2-car garage enhance the Griffin Hall model.

Like all new Ryan homes, those at Dunlora Forest are fully ENERGY STAR® Certified, yielding monthly utility bills up to 30% lower than standard homes, according to the EPA. All Ryan homes carry 10-year structural warranties, and are independently verified for quality by a third-party inspection company. 

For further information about Ryan Homes' new Griffin Hall model at Dunlora Forest and the luxury townhomes available, please phone (434) 529-8879 or visit RyanHomes.com. You can also "Like" Ryan Homes on Facebook or visit DunloraForest.com.

About NVR

NVR, Inc. operates in two business segments:  homebuilding and mortgage banking. The homebuilding unit sells and builds homes under the Ryan Homes, NVHomes, Fox Ridge Homes and Heartland Homes trade names, and operates in 27 metropolitan areas in 14 states and Washington, D.C. For more information about NVR, Inc. and its brands, visit www.nvrinc.com, www.ryanhomes.com, www.nvhomes.com, www.foxridgehomes.com and www.heartlandluxuryhomes.com.