PLANT CITY, Fla., Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NVR, Inc. (NYSE: NVR), one of the nation's largest homebuilding and mortgage banking companies, announces the grand opening of its new Sandpiper Point single-family model home at Walden Pointe in Plant City, Florida. Built by NVR's Ryan Homes division, Walden Pointe is a charming community near Walden Lake and close to community schools. Homes at Walden Pointe are priced from the $190's. Walden Pointe is in a prime location near the west coast of Florida. The Plant City location places the neighborhood just west of Lakeland, 25 miles east of Tampa and 70 miles from the excitement of Orlando. Walden Pointe is in the center of Florida's strawberry capital, where the Strawberry Festival takes place annually. Attractions including Dinosaur World, Airstream Ranch, Parkesdale Farm Market and the Mulberry Phosphate Museum are nearby. Residents will also enjoy the Keel & Curly Winery and the Edward Medard National Park within easy reach. The Sandpiper Point model offers all the conveniences of a one-story layout. Step into the entrance foyer accented with a graceful archway and discover a formal living room and dining room on either side. An inviting, oversized kitchen with a dinette area is in the heart of the home. The arch theme is echoed in the arched breakfast bar that provides a functional and attractive workspace for the kitchen. The kitchen also features a convenient storage pantry. A sliding glass door in the large family room brings the outdoors in. There are four spacious bedrooms in the Sandpiper Point model including an owner's suite with a personal bath and a huge walk-in closet. The attached two-car garage is accessible through the handy laundry room. Homeowners may tailor the Sandpiper Point layout to suit their needs by adding a sitting room to the owner's suite and transforming the living room into a study or a fifth bedroom and bathroom. An optional lanai may be added off the family room for outdoor enjoyment. The opening of the Sandpiper Point model will be celebrated with a full barbeque on Saturday, September 28, with food and refreshments provided from noon through 3:00 pm. Visitors will be able to take full tours of the newly opened model as well as speak with an on-site mortgage officer. Like all new Ryan homes , those at Walden Pointe are fully ENERGY STAR ® Certified, yielding monthly utility bills up to 30% lower than standard homes, according to the EPA. All Ryan homes also carry 10-year structural warranties, and are independently verified for quality by a third-party inspection company . For further information about Ryan Homes' new Sandpiper Point single-family model at Walden Pointe, please phone (813) 704-4858 or visit RyanHomes.com. You can also "Like" Ryan Homes on Facebook or visit MyRyanHome.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, see www.nvrinc.com, www.ryanhomes.com, www.nvhomes.com, www.foxridgehomes.com and www.heartlandluxuryhomes.com. The information in this press release is subject to change and the pricing and other features of any NVR-built home will be established at the time of sale. ENERGY STAR ® is a registered trademark owned by the U.S. government. SOURCE NVR, Inc.