Hamlet Homes is excited to host a Grand Opening Celebration for their newest community, The Cottages at Applecross, located at 2918 W. Nairn Way (7800 South) in West Jordan, UT 84088. The event will take place on October 20th-22nd and will run from 11 am until 6 pm on Friday and Saturday, and from 12 pm to 5 pm on Sunday. The public and press is invited to attend. Hamlet Homes has partnered with the Utah Food Bank to kick off the holiday season with a donation drive to benefit families in need. The community is encouraged to support the initiative by donating a bag of canned or prepackaged food and in exchange, receive a complimentary Food Truck Meal Ticket to enjoy at the event. To welcome The Cottages at Applecross, Hamlet Homes will hold a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the model home on October 20th at 12pm. The West Jordan City Mayor Kim Rolfe-who will be speaking, highlighted that “The Cottages at Applecross will be a nice addition to our community. Hamlet Homes met with the surrounding neighbors and businesses to make sure the project would complement the existing neighborhood and even provided a sidewalk so the children in the adjacent subdivision could access the school. They worked closely with city staff to ensure a quality project.” Councilmen, City Officials and members from the Chamber of Commerce will courteously introduce and join the Hamlet Homes team for the celebration. Hamlet Homes’ Grand Opening of The Cottages at Applecross promises to be an unforgettable experience. Guests will have the chance to help fill the Utah Food Bank Pantry that supports schools and local neighbors struggling to put a plate of food on their table. Ginette Bott, Utah Food Bank Chief Development Officer, explained that they are “grateful for the incredible support of Hamlet Homes, along with everyone who helps to ‘Fill the Pantry’. Fighting hunger is a collaborative effort, and having the ongoing partnership of such a dedicated organization is crucial to helping us continue to fight hunger statewide into the future.” The attendees will be invited to help Fill the Pantry with their generous donations, visit the models and experience The Cottages at Applecross community. All while enjoying delicious meals from the Food Truck League, who are also donating 10% of the total sales from the general public to the Utah Food Bank. The Hamlet Homes family understands there is a huge need to combat starvation in Utah and hopes to inspire other Utahns to join them. Hamlet employees and partners will be contributing to “Fill the Pantry” at The Cottages at Applecross. Guests will also have the opportunity to participate in a contest “Guess the Cans in the Pantry” for a chance to win a $500 gift card of their choice provided by Hamlet Homes. The winner will be announced on Monday October 23rd on Hamlet Homes’ Facebook Page @hamlethomesutah. Hamlet Homes’ The Cottages at Applecross, is located in the Salt Lake Metropolitan Area of West Jordan, Utah. The project offers 38 Single-Family homes with five spacious two-story and rambler floor plans situated at the heart of a residential community surrounded by three beautiful community parks. Homes include fully landscaped yards and HOA maintenance. Residents will have transportation, shopping, entertainment, with dining and recreation possibilities right at their doorstep. Jordan Landing Shopping Center, movie theaters and numerous golf courses are minutes away, as is access to Bangerter Highway, I-15 and I-215. Home prices start at low as $384,990 with plenty of design and color options to help any homeowner create their dream home. ABOUT HAMLET HOMES Hamlet Homes (www.hamlethomes.com) crafts quality, customer-oriented townhomes and single-family homes located in attractively designed neighborhoods in northern Utah. In addition, Hamlet is a leader of urban redevelopment, transit-oriented communities. Since the company’s founding in 1994, Hamlet has built over 3,400 homes in 53 communities. The company is a proud recipient of many awards including the 2015 Green Business Award for Sustainable Business & Design from Utah Business magazine; Builder of Integrity Award from the Quality Builder Warranty Corporation in 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007 and 2010; and in 2003, 2004, 2006 and 2007 Hamlet was awarded Utah’s Best of State medal for residential construction. Hamlet has been a finalist in the National Housing Quality Awards as well as the recipient of the 2009 Governor’s Quality Growth Award. Located in Murray City, Utah, Hamlet Homes is part of the Hamlet group of companies, which includes Hamlet Development and Hamlet Commercial.