Del Webb Sweetgrass Completes 27,000-Square-Feet Amenity Center

Grand Opening Event of The Lakehouse to Feature Cook for the Cure® Silent Auction, Cooking Demonstrations and Live Music on Saturday, September 8

HOUSTON – August 21, 2012 – Del Webb Sweetgrass, the first Del Webb active adult community in the Greater Houston area, will celebrate the grand opening of its much-anticipated 27,000-square-foot amenity complex, The Lakehouse on Saturday, September 8 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The Lakehouse features: a fully staffed, recreation and fitness center; indoor and outdoor swimming pools; pickleball, bocce and tennis courts; amphitheatre and event law; indoor and outdoor kitchen areas; fishing pier and non-motorized lake access; state of the art computer classroom for life-long learning; and multi-purpose rooms for extensive health and fitness programming, such as yoga, pilates and Zumba, as well as for social clubs and countless community activities.

“Caldwell Development has done a phenomenal job in creating a one-of-a-kind amenity center,” said Kevin Mueth, division president of Del Webb in Houston. “With all the amenities, the clubhouse will be a fantastic gathering place for our residents to engage in social, physical and educational pursuits.”

According to Tanya Rizzo, director of marketing, nearly 200 families already reside at Sweetgrass, and new homes are being completed at a rate of about 15 per month. Upon completion, Sweetgrass will feature approximately 1,500 single-family homes.

“Since we opened 18 months ago, Sweetgrass has been abuzz with activity,” said Rizzo. “Our residents are so excited about using all of the offerings of The Lakehouse.”

About Del Webb Sweetgrass

Nestled on 500 acres about 25 miles from downtown Houston, Del Webb Sweetgrass is an active adult community for those aged 55 and older. The community features single-family, one-story homes ranging from 1,148-2,636 square-feet and are priced from the $140s. 

The community shares a boundary with the Fort Bend Country Club to the north and features 50 acres of water on site including Rabb's Bayou. The rolling topography also creates beautiful country-like views of the area with plenty of opportunities to view wildlife in its natural habitat.

Del Webb Sweetgrass is located at FM 762 and US 59 South, Richmond, TX 77469.

For more information about Del Webb Sweetgrass and the active adult lifestyle it fosters, visit or call toll free at call 877.695.9338.

About Del Webb
Del Webb, the pioneer of active adult retirement communities, is America’s leading builder of developments for people ages 55+. Since 1960 Del Webb has redefined retirement and retirement living by meeting the housing and lifestyle needs of the active Baby Boomer. Del Webb’s amenities and program offerings provide residents an engaging environment, which fulfills their creative, social, physical fitness and intellectual needs as they journey into the next chapter in their lives – whether it means retirement or still working. Del Webb has grown to more than 50 communities currently open for new home sales in 20 states. For more information on Del Webb, visit To learn more about how to plan a smart future, check out financial tools at

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