16 Sales at Toscana in 2014!

Warren W. Smith
Vice President of Sales

What a great time to be in the Desert! The amazing weather, the BNP Paribas tennis tournament, Fashion Week and all the other events and activities attract a large number of visitors. We have been very busy in the Sales Center with these visitors and the guests that our Members bring.

With all that activity, we are excited to share our most recent summary of the 2014 sales and other highlights:

  • 8 resale homes and estate homesites (5 sold and/or listed by Toscana).
  • 5 new Sunrise homesites for to-be-built homes.
  • 1 new completed Sunrise Signature Home.
  • 2 new Sunrise Estate Homesites.
  • 20 Sunrise Homes under construction.
  • Over 1,500 guests visiting the Model Homes

DON'T FORGET! Join us for our next Open House on Sunday, April 6, 2014 from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm at the Sale Center. Enjoy refreshments, tour the Show Homes and learn what is new at Toscana. We hope to see you there!



Check out our recent price reductions and call us today for more information! 760-772-7000.

43-767 Via Orvieto ▪ 721 Tuscan   76-289 Via Volterra 921 Italianate
Portfolio of Listings

Our current portfolio includes a wonderful selection of Toscana homes and homesites for this season.  Here are two of our new listings - click to view additional photos.

76-142 Firenze 622 Italianate
3,724 Square Feet $1,565,000

76-504 Via Chianti 721 Early California
4,246 Square Feet $2,275,000

Available Properties

Please click here to see all the properties available through the Toscana Sales Center. 
Meet the Toscana Experts!



Warren Smith has an extensive 30 year record of luxury real estate sales, community development and operations and is a 17-year Sunrise Company veteran. Warren started his career as a golf professional with Sunrise Company and rose to become Senior Vice President of Club Operations. He then spent 10 years as Vice President of Bighorn in Palm Desert overseeing all development, sales and club operations. For the past eight years, Warren was the President of Pine Canyon Club in Flagstaff, an award-winning golf community, where he was responsible for all operations including an active sales program. He brings a wealth of knowledge of the luxury market and a proven track record of leadership and results. Warren and his wife Cathy live at Toscana and have two grown sons and four grandchildren.


Judith Hamilton has been a Sales Executive with Sunrise Company since 1999. Practically a desert native, Judith is originally from Kentucky, and has lived and raised her family in the Coachella Valley since 1990. You'll find Judith to be positive, enthusiastic and ready to help you with all of your Toscana real estate needs. "My goal is to exceed your expectations when it comes to customer service and work with you to achieve the best results for you." Judith's commitment to service and her ability to get the deal done have resulted in many sales that would have never happened without her. Rising early each morning Judith practices Yoga daily and focuses on a healthy desert lifestyle. She enjoys spending time with her seven grandchildren.


Linda Menne has over 18 years experience in private club memberships and has been at Toscana since it opened. Prior to joining Toscana, Linda was the Membership Sales Manager at PGA West. She also has sold luxury real estate in many different markets across the United States. Linda is actively involved in every aspect of the real estate sales process and is here to assist both sellers and purchasers with their real estate needs. As our prior Membership Director, Linda is intimately familiar with all aspects of the Club and the lifestyle choices it offers. In her leisure time, Linda is an avid horsewoman and enjoys spending time with her husband Dave.


Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, Jamie Shelton began his career as a golf professional before entering luxury real estate sales over 20 years ago. Jamie has enjoyed a highly successful career in luxury real estate sales in golf communities from the East Coast of the United States to Hawaii. Before joining Toscana, he was employed at Hokulia in Hawaii. In addition, his career includes ten years of resort sales with the George P. Mitchell Family, the original developer of The Woodlands in Texas and Bald Head Island in North Carolina. What makes Jamie an exceptional Sales Executive is that he earns the trust of his clients by taking their best interests to heart. An avid golfer and PGA Member, he and his wife Melanie enjoy playing the game in their leisure time. 


Dudley Latham has a 20 year background in the real estate industry. Dudley's real estate career began with his own mortgage company in Orange County, CA. After moving to the Desert in 1995, he changed his direction to working with developers and was regional sales manager and vice president for one of the largest new home sales and marketing companies in the Nation. Dudley's comprehensive experience encompasses real estate sales, management and marketing of a wide range of properties including country club communities and premium custom built estates. Dudley enjoys spending time with his wife Laura and their two children, Daniel and Danna, and is passionate about golf.

Sales & Membership Team

Our staff is always available to provide you with any information and assistance. 
Please contact them at 760.772.7000 or their email below.

Warren W. Smith,
Vice President of Sales
  Linda Menne, Sales Executive
Judith Hamilton, Sales Executive
  Jamie Shelton, Sales Executive
Dudley Latham, Sales Executive
  Crista Collins, Membership Director
Luanne Amundson, Office Manager
If your property is currently listed with another broker, this is not intended to be a solicitation for a listing.