If you love mid-century modern design but prefer today’s standards, Palm Springs might just have that perfect home for you. Meet the homes at Murano, character and design style that set the tone for Palm Springs’ Mid-Century living while taking full advantage of today’s green building technology.

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– James Cioffi, Architect.

We are currently in phase 4 of the development. Contact us for more info or to preview these homes:

Murano, palm springs, new homes with a mid century design flair

Community Features

• Located within minutes of the world famous downtown Palm Springs
• Spectacular mountain views
• Fee land – You own the land


• Mid-century modern architecture with window shadow boxes and extended roof lines
• Pool and spa with Pebble Tech® finish (choice of 6 colors – see representative for selections)
• Low maintenance light sand dash finished stucco exterior
• 2 car garage
• Insulated roll up garage door
• Garage door opener with 2 remotes
• 6′ +/- rear and side precision block walls
• Elegant 3’6″ x 8′ tall entry 1-lite French door with frosted glass
• Kwikset Tavaris® polished chrome entry hardware
• Private courtyard (varies by Residence)
• Concrete walks and driveway
• Front yard drought tolerant landscaping with automatic sprinklers
• Modern aluminum finish light fixtures
• Gas stub-out for BBQ (location varies by Residence)
• 2×6 exterior wall construction (most locations)
• Metal Pergola (varies by Residence)


• Bosch® stainless steel appliance package including:
◦ 36″ built-in cook top with 5 burners
◦ Built-in 30″ convection oven (self cleaning)
◦ Built-in 30″ convection microwave wall oven with trim kit
◦ Fully integrated dishwasher with quiet operation feature
◦ 36″ wide exhaust hood with decorative chimney cover
• Refrigerator area pre-plumbed with recessed box for automatic ice maker
• Alexander stone counter tops with a 6″ high backsplash (full height backsplash at cook top) with a miter edge detail
• Custom contemporary Thermo-foil flat panel cabinets (choice of 3 finishes – see sales representative for finish selections)
• Custom cabinet details include large pots and pans drawers under cook top
• Modern loft pulls
• Integrated trash/recycling bins to keep your gourmet kitchen clutter free
• 18-gauge large single basin stainless steel sink
• Moen® modern high arched chrome faucet with pull out sprayer
• Cabinet pantries
• Large kitchen island with bar seating
• Under cabinet task lighting
• Recessed fluorescent lighting

Master Suite

• Generously sized walk-in closet(s)
• 36″ high Thermo-foil flat panel cabinets (choice of 3 finishes – see sales representative for selections)
• Piedrafina slab vanity with a 6″ high backsplash (choice of 2 colors – see sales representative for color selections)
• Piedrafina slab on tub deck with a 6″ high back splash
• Piedrafina slab on tub face and shower walls
• Moen® 90 Degree polished chrome wide spread faucets
• Large frameless mirror with sconce lighting
• Frameless mirrored medicine cabinet(s)
• Compartmentalized water closet with exhaust fan
• LCD/Plasma flat panel connection and chase to run HDMI cable to equipment below
• Voluminous ceiling heights vary from room to room
• Great room for all entertaining
• Convenient interior laundry room include base and upper Thermo-foil cabinets to match kitchen cabinets and laundry sink with oval chrome bar
• 45″ linear fireplace with topaz crystal ember bed
• Elegant 8’0″ tall solid core flush panel doors through out
• Baldwin Reserve® polished chrome levered finish hardware
• 3 ¼” MDF slim-line baseboards
• All interior house walls (excluding ceilings and closets) painted with choice of 5 decorator colors (see sales representative for color selections)
• Stack bond cmu veneer feature wall at great room (except for residence 3)
• Smooth hand troweled drywall finish throughout (except garage)
• Pre-Wired for Smart Home® capability
• Pre-wired for satellite and cable television in all bedrooms and great room
• Pre-wired for telephone in all bedrooms and great room featuring Category 5 telephone wire
• Pre-wired for ceiling fans in all bedrooms and great room
• Pre-wired for security system
• LCD/Plasma TV prewire above great room fireplace with electric outlet and chase to run HDMI cable or other cabling from media niche to above fireplace location
• Pre-wired for surround sound at great room
• Pre-wired for two outdoor speakers
• Decora style rocker light switches throughout and Decora style electrical outlets at kitchen backsplash
• Interior fire sprinkler system and hardwired smoke detectors for your safety
• Comfort height elongated toilets through out
• All secondary bathrooms and laundry room feature solid surface slab counter tops with a 6″ high backsplash and laminated square edge detail
• Sealed, polished concrete flooring in entry, kitchen, great room and dining room
• 12″ x 24″ porcelain tile flooring in bathrooms and laundry room
• Shaw® Simple Times carpeting in all bedrooms and closets
• Drywalled garage
• Garage includes fluorescent light fixture and multiple electrical outlets

Energy Efficient and “Green Building” Features

• R-38 roof insulation and R-21 wall insulation
• Radiant roof barrier – keeps roof cooler by reflecting heat away from attic
• Natural gas forced air heating and air conditioning with high efficiency 16 seer rating
• Programmable recessed digital thermostat(s)
• Deluxe energy efficient dual glazed Low-E vinyl windows throughout
• Tight sealed heating and air duct system
• Tankless water heater
• Low VOC paint
• Variable speed pool/spa pump
• Energy efficient fluorescent recessed lighting meeting Title 24 requirements
• Solar Powered Roof Panels (location of solar panels on roof varies by Residence and orientation of the lot with the sun)

Customizing Options

• Select room conversion
• Outdoor shower package
• Stain grade cabinet finish
• Cabinet glass door inserts
• Upgraded appliance packages
• Upgraded flooring
• Electrical upgrades
• Light Fixtures
• Audio/Visual packages
• Pool/Spa Options and Upgrades
• Garden wall option
• Three panel stacking sliding glass door
• Interior LED lighting package