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Grand opening set today for Waterpointe
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Today’s (Saturday, June 21) the grand opening of Van Daele Homes newest community, Waterpointe at River Islands in Lathrop.

Home shoppers are invited to come celebrate and enjoy the festivities including family entertainment and lunch by the Me So Hungry food truck (from  noon to 2 p.m. or while supplies last).

Grand opening prices are from the low $400,000s. The first phase of homesites is also being released for sale during the grand opening weekend. Van Daele is prepared to meet the demand with homes already under construction, and they will welcome their first homeowners to Waterpointe in the fall. 

As one of the premier home builders selected for the first phase of River Islands master plan, Van Daele’s Waterpointe is a spectacular offering of just 68 homes in this beautiful new masterplanned community. River Islands gives residents the luxury of resort-like living with access to lakes and Delta waterways, recreational amenities, community schools and a business campus all connected by a beautiful river front and scenic trails.

Van Daele debuts three stunning plans with rich architecture of Early California Ranch, European Cottage and Craftsman styles. Interiors offer 2,859 to 3,601 square feet with four to six bedrooms, three and one-half to six and one-half baths, Great Rooms, Bonus Rooms, Home Office, Imagination Room, My Place and three-car garages. Floorplan options allow for creativity and flexibility with selections such as a Guest Suite with Sitting Area and Kitchenette and a Super Great Room. A highlight of these Van Daele homes are their signature California Rooms which creates a generous indoor/outdoor living space ideal for entertaining, family fun or relaxing.

Van Daele Homes is known for outstanding price-included amenities and the homes at Waterpointe offer buyers spectacular value. Amenities include granite kitchen countertops, stainless steel appliances, soaring 9’ ceilings on first and second floors,  maple cabinetry throughout, Delta faucets, and their Efficient by Design  features such as a tankless water heater, dual glazed Low-E glass windows, high efficiency central air conditioning, environmentally friendly engineered lumber products and many others. Additional luxury options are available for an expanded kitchen island, master suite deck, secondary pantry and much more.

Van Daele Homes is a privately-held, California-based homebuilder specializing in single family homes in Northern and Southern California since 1987. The Van Daele family and their team take great pride in the design and construction of every home and have a personal commitment to every home buyer that they will make you “feel good about your new home”. Van Daele Homes has been honored by the industry as a Builder of the Year consistently ranks as at the top of Eliant customer satisfaction surveys.

To visit Van Daele’s Waterpointe at River Islands or the River Islands Welcome Center, , travel the 5 Freeway south and exit at Manthey Road. Turn right on Manthey Road, then right on Mossdale Road and follow the signs to River Islands. For more details, please call sales counselors Bradd Novacek and Denise Ramos at 209.565.1020, contact them via email at or, or visit