PHOENIX, Feb. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LGI Homes, Inc. (Nasdaq:LGIH) announces the Grand Opening of its newest community in the Phoenix market, Tuscano. This new home community offers Phoenix area residents exceptional homes in a family-friendly environment.

Tuscano has a variety of spacious homes to choose from with three to five bedrooms and two to three baths. Home options include charming one stories, such as the open-concept Ajo floor plan, to vast two stories, such as the Cimarron floor plan. Every new home in Tuscano includes over $10,000 in attractive upgrades such as all new energy efficient appliances including refrigerator, stunning wood cabinets, spacious countertops, raised two-panel doors and brushed nickel hardware and fixtures. Also included with every new home is an impressive 10-year structural homeowner warranty. Homes at Tuscano start in the low-$200,000s, making homeownership an affordable option for Phoenix area residents.

Located in the Laveen area, Tuscano is close to downtown with an assortment of attractions nearby such as Encanto Golf Course, the Phoenix Art Museum, the Arizona Science Center and the Children's Museum of Phoenix. Families with small children will enjoy the convenience of having Tuscano Elementary School located in the neighborhood, as well as a gorgeous community park with a children's playground, ramada, picnic area, open green space and walking trails. Other nearby parks include El Oso Park, which offers families an array of outdoor activities such as soccer fields, baseball fields, basketball courts, an archery area and a playground, and Trailside Point Park which includes a beautiful fishing area, splash pad, sports court, and playground.

LGI Homes will be hosting a Grand Opening event this weekend, Feb 18 th & 19 th, offering discounts and specials for one weekend only. Interested homebuyers are encouraged to call (855) 473-8700 ext. 3421 to learn more.

About LGI Homes, Inc.

Headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas, LGI Homes, Inc. engages in the design, construction and sale of homes in Texas, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, New Mexico, Colorado, North Carolina, South Carolina, Washington and Tennessee. The Company has a notable legacy of more than 13 years of homebuilding operations, over which time it has closed over 16,000 homes. For more information about the Company and its new home developments please visit the Company's website at  www.LGIHomes.com.

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