Audie Murphy Ranch, a top selling master-planned community in Menifee was named the “2019 Master Planned Community of the Year” at the Building Industry Association (BIA) Icon Awards in San Diego in October. The community was recognized for its quality amenities, including its 3149 square-foot recreation center, multiple parks and swimming pools, along with quality homebuilders and prime location with access to award winning school districts and growing shopping and dining experiences. “I’m not surprised to see Audie Murphy Ranch receive this distinguished award,” said District 2 Councilmember, Matt Liesemeyer. “Brookfield Residential developed a top notch master planned community that is one of the countless benefitting factors businesses and families are pointing to as a reason for locating in Menifee.” The 1,100 acre community offers seven one and two-story collections built by some of the nation’s top builders and features several unique amenities, such as its recreation center with several pools, a tot lot, game area, firepit, BBQ and picnic spaces. The community also offers a multitude of outdoor recreation opportunities throughout the year at its 11-acre sports park Audie Murphy Spirit Park and the 3.4 acre Silver Star Park, which hosts many signature events. The growing community boasts inclusion in top quality school districts, including Menifee Union School District, which opened the state-of-the-art Taawila Elementary School onsite at Audie Murphy Ranch in 2018. It’s close proximity to major regional thoroughfares and premiere quality of life amenities, including location in one of California’s Top 50 Safest Cities, have enhanced its appeal as a top selling community in the seventh fastest growing city in California.