How luxury downsizing in Pasadena fosters luxury travel for Baby Boomers

February 28th, 2019|0 Comments

What do Baby Boomers want? Luxury travel. How are they going to get it? By trading their high-maintenance homes for luxury downsizing in Pasadena at communities like Terraces at The Ambassador Gardens in Old Town Pasadena. Terraces is slated to open the highly-anticipated Model Homes late spring, offering plush tri-level townhomes with private elevators and single-level flats priced from the mid $2 millions. Luxury downsizing in Pasadena doesn't have to mean downgrading. These upscale residences have all the bells and whistles in a lower-maintenance presentation. This trend is playing out all across as the country, as retirees and those who are getting ready to retire look to downsize without downgrading. Increasingly, they are choosing to lighten their load by selling their large estate, which frees up time to travel the world.  “Given the fact that many Baby Boomers came of age during a time of lucrative retirement packages and economic strength, the majority of this generation has been able to retire in comfort with the funds to travel during their golden years,” said Rezdy. “Only 57 percent of Boomers say that their budget plays a factor in their trip, and many are prone to booking luxury services included upgraded tour and activity ... Read more

etco HOMES rolls out exclusive 50/50 Broker Program at Terraces

January 17th, 2019|0 Comments

Acclaimed builder etco HOMES has just rolled out a new program that makes selling a new luxury residence at Terraces at The Ambassador Gardens even more rewarding. For a limited time, brokers whose clients purchase at this spectacular new community in Old Town Pasadena can take advantage of an exciting program that pays them a 50 percent referral fee upfront. The exclusive 50/50 Broker Program is a great way to kick off the year with a huge bonus while helping your clients find the ideal property in one of Southern California’s premier settings. Terraces is now selling from the mid $2 millions. Earn 50% commission upfront when you sell one of these luxury homes in Pasadena from etco HOMES during this special program. Who wouldn’t want to collect half of a 2.5% referral fee now instead of waiting until after your client closes escrow?! Once they see Terraces, it’s only a matter of choosing which residence they want! These high-end townhomes and flats have been captivating everyone from those moving from a large estate in the area and seeking a luxury downsize opportunity, to second-home buyers, to families who want to be close to the acclaimed area schools. ... Read more

  • It's the festive season, and holiday events in Old Town Pasadena will keep you busy and having fun through the end of the year.

Holiday events in Old Town Pasadena

November 29th, 2018|0 Comments

Holiday events in Old Town Pasadena will put those who live at Villas and Terraces at The Ambassador Gardens right in the heart of all the festive fun. Adults and children alike can enjoy everything from holiday-themed karaoke to live theatre to multiple opportunities to meet and take pictures with Santa. There’s even a special dog-themed holiday activity in Pasadena! We’ve got the rundown on the December events you’ll want to get on your calendar. For more information on Villas and Terraces from renowned builder etco HOMES, contact a sales executive at Only a few of the luxury townhomes with private elevators remain at Villas, priced from the low $2 millions. Terraces is selling swiftly, with buyers falling in love with the high-end townhomes with private elevators and single-level flats. Prices for Terraces begin in the mid $2 millions. It's the festive season, and holiday events in Old Town Pasadena will keep you busy and having fun through the end of the year. Holiday Karaoke Kick-Off Saturday, December 1, 6–9pm/One Colorado Courtyard “Kids’ Karaoke begins at 6pm and adults can take over the mic at 7pm accompanied by a live band. The song repertoire will include karaoke and holiday ... Read more

All the must-do Pasadena events this fall

October 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Summer is over, but that doesn't mean the fun has ended in Pasadena. In fact, Autumn is a wonderful time to explore Pasadena, as crisp air bristles through the gorgeous oak trees and leaves start to change to fall colors at both the Arboretum and the Huntington Library. Whether you already live in the city or are coming to tour Terraces at The Ambassador Gardens, etco HOMES’ coveted community of luxury townhomes and flats priced from the mid $2 millions, you’ll want to mark your calendar for these fall Pasadena events. Pasadena events in the fall are fun, entertaining, and educational. Art Night Pasadena—Pasadena, October 12 During one of the city’s favorite Pasadena events, museums are open with no admission fee, and many offer special programming. Free shuttles are also available to take the nearly 30,000 visitors from venue to venue. Craftoberfest—Brookside Golf Course, October 13 “Craftoberfest will feature over 30 different craft breweries and unique Los Angeles and Pasadena food vendors.” The Woman in Black —Pasadena Playhouse, October 17–November 11 Pasadena Playhouse’s fall production is “a classic ghost story about a man who believes he and his family have been cursed by a ghostly woman in black. He tells ... Read more