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Meritage Homes brings three new communities to Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City—Meritage Homes, the fifth-largest public homebuilder in the U.S., announced two new home communities opening this year and one in 2024 in the greater Salt Lake City area. Located in Grantsville, Tooele and Eagle Mountain, the developments, Erickson MeadowsProsperity at Overlake, and Brylee Farms, will offer a wide variety of homes, whether seeking proximity to national parks, world class ski resorts, sporting events, or entertainment and cultural experiences.  

“We are excited to expand into the Salt Lake City market with our first three communities this year,” said Dave Prolo, division president for Meritage Homes in Salt Lake City. “This is a highly desirable area, and we are thrilled to bring affordable, modern and energy-efficient homes for individuals and families.”   

Erickson Meadows in Grantsville—Opening in November 2023 

Features stunning interior and exterior finishes and four floorplans for homeowners to choose from. Offers quick access to downtown Salt Lake City and the many outdoor recreation areas along the Wasatch Front.  

Erickson Meadows – Exterior  

·       Price Range: Starting $501,990 

·       Home Sizes: 1,808 – 2,575 sq. ft.   

·       Homesites: 38 

·       Bedrooms: 3-4 

·       Bathrooms: 2-3 

·       Sales Center Address: 297 W. Chimney Rock Drive, Grantsville, UT, 84029  

Prosperity at Overlake in Tooele—Opening in November 2023 

Features four stunning single-family floorplans featuring 2-3 bathrooms and 3-4 bedrooms. Easy access to Salt Lake City International Airport and downtown Salt Lake City. In close proximity to Skyline Park, top-rated school districts, restaurants and shopping.  

Prosperity at Overlake – Exterior 

·       Price Range: Starting from $456,990 

·       Home Sizes: 1,808 – 2,777 sq. ft. 

·       Homesites: 70 

·       Bedrooms: 3-4 

·       Bathrooms: 2-3 

·       Sales Center Address: 170 W. 1320 N., Tooele, UT, 84074 

Brylee Farms in Eagle Mountain—Model Home Opening in early 2024 

Features three single-family floorplans in the rapidly growing and centrally located Eagle Mountain. Offers access to amenities exclusive to Meritage homeowners, including a community pool, club house, parks, pickle ball courts. 

·       Price Range: Starting from $499,990 

·       Home Sizes: 2,126 – 2,607 sq. ft. 

·       Homesites: 36 

·       Bedrooms: 3-5 

·       Bathrooms: 

·       Sales Center Address: 5555 E. Andiron Lane, Eagle Mountain, UT, 84005 

Erickson Meadows in Grantsville and Prosperity at Overlake in Tooele will open for sales in November. Brylee Farms in Eagle Mountain will open in early 2024, with sales to follow. The new communities offer move-in timelines that fit your deadlines, financing incentives to lower interest rates and a simple buying process with clear pricing and no surprises. 

Meritage Homes is committed to constructing energy-efficient, sustainable and healthy homes for its buyers. Every Meritage home is built with energy- and money-saving features including spray-foam insulation, ENERGY STAR® certified appliances, Low-E windows and a high-performance air filtration system that improves the home’s air quality and reduces the number of allergens. Every home also includes Meritage’s M.Connected Home™ Automation Suite, with smart door locks, door sensors and motion detectors, USB outlets and advanced thermostats, which are centrally managed through a smart home hub and app.  

For more information about Meritage’s Salt Lake City region communities, please visit or call 1-855-862-1956. 

About Meritage Homes Corporation 

Meritage Homes is the fifth-largest public homebuilder in the United States, based on homes closed in 2022. The Company offers energy-efficient and affordable entry-level and first move-up homes. Operations span across Arizona, California, Colorado, Texas, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Utah. 

Meritage Homes has delivered over 170,000 homes in its 37-year history, and has a reputation for its distinctive style, quality construction, and award-winning customer experience. The Company is an industry leader in energy-efficient homebuilding, a ten-time recipient of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (“EPA”) ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year for Sustained Excellence Award since 2013 for innovation and industry leadership in energy-efficient homebuilding, and the recipient of the EPA’s 2023 Market Leader Award for Certified Homes as well as the EPA’s 2023 Indoor airPLUS Leader Award. 

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