Frequently Asked Questions

What is the timeline for the Desert Color Development?

Desert Color is a long-term commitment that will grow thoughtfully and in harmony with St. George City, Washington County, and the region.


When will the first homes be built?

It is anticipated that construction on the first phase of homes will begin early 2019.


What types of homes will be available for purchase and what will the price range be?

Desert Color has a preferred builder pool that will construct a variety of residential products: resort, traditional and active adult. Residence prices are $250,000 and up.


Will individual lots be for sale for custom homes and private builders? If, yes, when will those lots be available?

Custom lots will be available through the custom builders that are part of the Desert Color builder pool.


When will partners, like builders and retailers, be announced?

There are many partners in the Desert Color master planned development. Regular updates will be announced as contracts and partnerships are formalized. Visit for the latest updates.


What type of commercial opportunities will be available at Desert Color?

Desert Color will have a robust commercial/lifestyle center that will feature hotels, food and beverage, office, and a variety of retail. Desert Color has partnered with PEG Development and Colliers International to develop the commercial/lifestyle center.


Will Desert Color connect to existing transportation networks?

Yes. Desert Color will feature interconnected community trails that will tie into the existing regional trails of the St. George Area. Desert Color submitted its master plan to the Dixie Municipal Planning Organization, which is part of the Five County Association of Governments. We are part of the planning process and we are committed to work with them as the project grows.


Will Desert Color have an HOA?

Yes. Desert Color will have an HOA to help support the common core amenities, to ensure the consistency of development standards, and maintain property values.


Does Desert Color have a water conservation plan?

Yes. Desert Color is more than a water-conscious development. It is a water conservation development with a vision and commitment to water stewardship.

Desert Color is working with the City of St. George, Washington County Water Conservancy District, and the State of Utah to manage existing water and explore ways to ensure that adequate supplies of water are available for future needs.

Visit this page to view Desert Color’s Water Stewardship Vision.