Phase Close-Out Auction is a First for William Lyon Homes Pittsburg, Calif. – William Lyon Homes, one of the nation’s premier homebuilders, has teamed with Accelerated Marketing Partners (AMP) to hold a close-out auction for 37 single-family homes at Vista Del Mar, a master-planned community in Pittsburg, Calif., on Sun., May 4 at the Embassy Suites Walnut Creek. Minimum selling prices for the three- to six-bedroom homes throughout four neighborhoods in Vista Del Mar will be available at auction for minimum selling prices beginning at $265,000. “We have teamed with Accelerated Marketing Partners to execute an auction marketing event that will deliver an extraordinary opportunity to buyers looking to purchase exceptional homes at Vista Del Mar,” said Gary Galindo, regional president of William Lyon Homes. Advance registration is required for the auction, which will take place at 5 p.m. at the Embassy Suites Walnut Creek, located at 1345 Treat Blvd., Walnut Creek, CA. The Vista Del Mar auction information center is open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 2730 Montego Bay St., Pittsburg, CA.. “This is a historic event and a one-shot opportunity for buyers to determine what they feel a premier home in a William Lyon Homes community is worth,” said Ken Stevens, co-founder and west coast CEO of Accelerated Marketing Partners. “Buyers should act now before this phase of Vista Del Mar sells out.” William Lyon Homes has built more than 100,000 residences throughout Northern and Southern California, Nevada and Arizona. The company has garnered many of the building industry’s highest honors, including awards from Professional Builder magazine and the California Building Industry Association. Other successful William Lyon Homes communities in the Bay Area include Groves at Falling Leaf in Modesto, Calif. and Rivergate Laurels in Antioch, Calif. All four neighborhoods at Vista Del Mar feature homes designed with quality, comfort and efficiency in mind. The Villages collection offers 11 three-bedroom residences ranging in size from approximately 1,560 sq. ft. to 1,783 sq. ft., with minimum selling prices beginning at $265,000. The Venue neighborhood provides seven three-, four- and five-bedroom homes ranging in size from approximately 2,128 sq. ft. to 2,515 sq. ft., with minimum selling prices beginning at $305,000. The Vineyard collection features 11 three- to six-bedroom homes ranging in size from approximately 2,216 sq. ft. to 3,443 sq. ft., with minimum selling prices beginning at $305,000. The Victory neighborhood offers nine three- to five-bedroom residences ranging in size from approximately 2,471 sq. ft. to 3,665 sq. ft., with minimum selling prices beginning at $325,000. Created with William Lyon Homes’ signature attention to detail, residences at Vista Del Mar feature grand entry doors, front-yard landscaping with automatic sprinkler systems and full rear-yard fencing in most homes. Elegant living areas provide stylish ceramic tile entries, plush carpeting, designer-selected lighting fixtures and wood-burning fireplaces, as well as vaulted ceilings in select homes. Gourmet kitchens feature Maytag® or stainless steel Whirlpool® appliances, maple or light oak cabinets, recessed lighting and ceramic tile flooring and countertops. Spacious walk-in closets complement luxurious master suites, which feature opulent marble baths and vanities, as well as hand-set ceramic tile vanities with Kohler® sinks in select homes. Vista Del Mar is conveniently located off State Rte. 4 and is just minutes from the Pittsburg/Bay Point Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station for an easy commute to San Francisco and the East Bay. Situated near a bevy of parks and recreational areas, the community is also close to the Delta View Golf Course and shopping, dining and entertainment opportunities. For more information on the Vista Del Mar auction, please call 888-404-7152 or visit www.vistadelmarauction.com.