WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Nov. 7, 2013/PRNewswire/ -- NVR, Inc. (NYSE: NVR), one of the nation's largest homebuilding and mortgage banking companies, announces the grand opening of its new Courtland Gate single-family model home at The Colonies at Powhatan in Williamsburg, Virginia. Built by NVR's Ryan Homes division, The Colonies at Powhatan is a luxurious collection of estate-style homes in the heart of Williamsburg. Our new homes at the Colonies at Powhatan are priced from the upper $460,000s.The Colonies at Powhatan community offers a comfortable lifestyle with a wide range of amenities right on site. The impressive estate homes are set on expansive wooded homesites with graceful cul-de-sac streets that create a sense of seclusion. Elegant details including brick exteriors and architectural shingles add classic elegance to the community. Interiors feature top finishes such as granite countertops and upgraded cabinetry and trim. Residents will enjoy a neighborhood clubhouse, a swimming pool, a playground and a large community lake. Shopping and dining are close by at Monticello and Windsor Meade Marketplace. The Williamsburg area is known for its beautiful golf courses, historic sites, Colonial Williamsburg and Busch Gardens. Homeowners at The Colonies at Powhatan will have a multitude of professional opportunities in education, defense and entertainment. The College of William and Mary is just a few miles away, and major Virginia cities of Newport News, Virginia Beach and Richmond are easily reached.The stately Courtland Gate model offers 4+ bedrooms, 2+ baths and 2,900+ square feet of living space. Enter through the dramatic two-story foyer and find a formal living room and dining room which can be accented with optional columns. Tucked away behind double doors is a secluded study that can be used as a convenient home office. The center island kitchen offers a functional pantry, and the adjacent dinette flows seamlessly into the expansive family room. For even more space, homebuyers may add a sunny morning room and a family room extension. A mud room leads to the 2-car garage. Upstairs are 4 bedrooms, including a huge owner's suite which may be customized with a personal sitting area. This lavish retreat offers a large walk-in closet and a dual sink vanity and separate soaking tub and shower in the bath. An additional full bath serves the other 3 bedrooms. There is also a upper-level laundry room, and the basement may be finished with a media room, exercise room and powder room.Like all new Ryan homes, those at The Colonies at Powhatanare fully ENERGY STAR ® Certified, yielding monthly utility bills up to 30% lower than standard homes, according to the EPA. All Ryan homes carry 10-year structural warranties, and are independently verified for quality by a third-party inspection company. For further information about Ryan Homes' new Courtland Gatemodel at The Colonies at Powhatan, please phone (757) 702-3989or visit RyanHomes.com. You can also "Like" Ryan Homes on Facebook or visit MyRyanHome.com.About NVRNVR, 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, visit 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.