Aug 8, 2014

FivePoint Communities Announces Strategic Alliance with Related California and Riverside Charitable Corporation to Build Affordable Senior Housing

Solaira at Pavilion Park to Serve Residents Ages 55 and Up with a Range of Amenities at Great Park Neighborhoods   IRVINE, Calif. (Aug. 8, 2014) – FivePoint Communities, development manager of Great Park Neighborhoods, today held a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the beginning of construction of Solaira at Pavilion Park, a 221-unit affordable senior [...]


May 12, 2014 | John Gittelsohn

California Builders Boom With FivePoint New Schools: Real Estate

FivePoint Communities Management Inc. is already constructing a school at its Great Park Neighborhoods project in Irvine, California, for 1,000 elementary and middle school students even as it’s still building the first 700 homes.   “We build the schools ahead of time,” said Emile Haddad, chief executive officer of Aliso Viejo, California-based FivePoint, which has [...]


February 2, 2014 | Andrew Khouri

Emile Haddad, CEO of developer FivePoint Communities

Haddad runs a company that is building several master-planned communities in California. Emile Haddad runs FivePoint Communities, a developer master-planned communities in California. (Cheryl A. Guerrero, Los Angeles Times / September 20, 2013) The gig: Emile Haddad is president and chief executive of FivePoint Communities Management Inc., an Aliso Viejo real estate developer. Jointly owned by Haddad and Miami [...]


January 15, 2014

FivePoint Communities Management, Inc. Selects FirstService Residential to manage Great Park Neighborhoods Community Association in Irvine

FirstService Residential, California’s leading property management company, has been selected to operate the community association for Pavilion Park, the first of the Great Park Neighborhoods, Irvine’s newest master-planned, mixed-use development. FivePoint Communities is the development manager of Great Park Neighborhoods, which opened its first neighborhood to thousands of potential homebuyers in September 2013.   Pavilion [...]


December 2, 2013 | Kimberly Pierceall

Great Park to take shape in 5 years

IRVINE – The plan for the Great Park changed again last week with the approval of a developer’s proposal to build more than half of the park in exchange for the right to build 4,606 homes outside its eastern edge.   FivePoint Communities has promised a five-year turnaround to finish building the 688 acres of [...]


November 28, 2013 | ABC7

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November 27, 2013 | Frank Mickadeit

Mickadeit: Choi, Shea, Lalloway get big win

Had lunch twice this week with Irvine Mayor Steven Choi – first about 12 hours before the Great Park vote and then about 12 hours after. Over a pauper’s meal of soup and bread at the Second Harvest Food Bank’s “’No Lunch’ Lunch” on Tuesday, he predicted there would be a majority to move the Great Park [...]


November 27, 2013 | Anh Do

Developer set to build smaller version of Irvine’s Great Park

Split vote also allows firm to build 4,606 more homes, but critics call the reduced plan a broken promise. A developer will be allowed to build a scaled-down version of Great Park in exchange for the right to construct thousands of homes in a deal that would appear to extinguish Irvine’s long-running promise to give [...]


November 27, 2013 | L.A. Biz

Irvine passes Orange County Great Park plan after late-night wrangling

In the early hours this morning, the Irvine City Council voted 3-2 in favor of a plan to allow developer FivePoint Communities to build out the Orange County Great Park, plus thousands of new homes nearby. According to a report by the Orange County Register, Irvine’s Mayor Pro Tem Jeff Lalloway extracted various concessions from FivePoint in order to [...]


November 26, 2013 | Sukhee Kang

Irvine Great Park’s best chance

The City Council should approve a proposal from FivePoint Communities to build and maintain it. One of the most important decisions in Orange County history comes before the Irvine City Council o Tuesday: Whether to make the long-promised Great Park a reality. The council is scheduled to vote on a $191-milllion proposal from FivePoint Communities. [...]