Serve your holiday buffet at the island in the designer kitchen and great room at 5650 Cottontail Drive, ready now from McStain Neighborhoods.

Priced at $699,900, the 4-bedroom, 4-bath Harmony Mid-Century Modern is McStain’s largest floor plan at West Grange, with 2,781 finished square feet.

Celebrate the Holidays in a New Home!

Moving vans and construction trucks have been coming and going all fall from West Grange, the bustling new community at 75th Street and Nelson Road in southwest Longmont. The first buyers are moving into their new homes and several more homes are under construction. Builders Markel Homes and McStain Neighborhoods are move-in-ready on three single-family homes in time for closings before the holidays. McStain Neighborhoods will wrap up two more homes in December, and great lots from both builders are still available for fall and winter home buyers.

Move-in-ready ranch-style and two-story homes from Markel Homes
Buyers looking for single-story living can eat, live and sleep on the same floor in the 1500 Modern Incline Ranch from Markel Homes, priced at $679,900. Located at 5821 Grandville Avenue in Longmont, the home offers 1,500 square feet of well-organized space on the main level. Huge windows, sloped ceilings, and designer-selected finishes give the open floor plan a contemporary look and feel. The master suite and second bedroom and bath are on the main level; the third bedroom and bath are downstairs in the finished walk-out lower level.

The 1500 Two-Story Modern Farmhouse from Markel Homes is also move-in ready, with ten-foot main floor ceilings and abundant natural light. The open living and cooking area is anchored by a rectangular island in a kitchen that features stainless steel appliances, gas range, and quartz countertops. All three bedrooms plus two baths are located on the upper level. Both homes are certified by four leading industry programs to offer maximum energy efficiency, cost savings, indoor comfort, and healthy living spaces. The homes are featured in the Markel Homes Modern American Classics Collection of contemporary-styled architectural favorites.

Large windows and the open floor plan in the 1500 Modern Farmhouse from Markel Homes put a contemporary spin on a favorite architectural style, available now for $604,900.

Move-in-ready single-family home from McStain Neighborhoods
McStain has loaded its Mid-Century two-story at 5650 Cottontail Drive with designer upgrades. Priced at $699,900, the four-bedroom, four-bath home is the builder’s largest plan at West Grange. Features include the main floor study, formal dining room plus casual dining in the kitchen, spacious five-piece master bath, larger basement, outdoor living front and back, and three-car tandem garage. The slate-blue and white shaker kitchen cabinets are a highlight. Front and backyard landscaping is included.

More homes coming soon from McStain Neighborhoods
Attractive interest rates are reason alone to lock in pricing now on homes that will be finished later this year. McStain has two properties coming on in December, located at 5809 and 5813 Grandville Avenue in Longmont. Both homes feature spacious open plans with four bedrooms, three baths, larger basements, and outdoor living. Upgrades like rain showerheads, black metal railings, painted kitchen cabinets, and black plumbing fixtures give the homes a designer touch.

Get in now for best lot selection
Great lots are still available in the spacious 126-acre community. Visit and peruse the interactive site map for lot availability, builder, and plan information. If you’re in the market for a custom build, nine premium lots are available from Markel Homes or Masterwork Home Company. Check the site map for custom lot location and information. Stellar location draws buyers to West Grange

Home buyers give West Grange high marks for trails, parks, and nearby Lagerman Reservoir. Families love the close proximity to three St. Vrain schools serving kindergarten through 12th grade. Gorgeous mountain, foothills and open space views bring a sense of expansiveness to the community. When it’s time to run errands, big box as well as specialty stores like Whole Foods and Ozo Coffee are minutes away. Longmont offers an array of restaurant choices, many of them ten minutes or less from home.

Access to trails and parks, nearby Lagerman Reservoir, and the cycling corridor along Nelson Road attract outdoor enthusiasts to the new community at 75th Street and Nelson Road in southwest Longmont.

Looking ahead: townhomes and duplexes coming from Markel Homes

The plans for low-maintenance townhomes and ranch-style and two-story duplexes are undergoing final revisions before being released for presale. Pricing for the townhomes will start in the high $300Ks. Duplex pricing will start at $599,900. Interested buyers are encouraged to get on the interest list at to receive presale release dates.

Sales center open daily

The West Grange Sales Center at 5801 Grandville Avenue is open daily from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Three furnished models are available for touring. Interested buyers can find single-family, multi-family, and custom lot locations on the interactive site map at The map also provides builder information, floor plans, and pricing for the homes and plans at West Grange.

By Rebecca Lee, Photography by Markel Homes