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Ask anyone to name Florida's premier luxury homebuilder and chances are they'll say, Arthur Rutenberg Homes. Arthur Rutenberg® has been a respected name in Florida homebuilding since 1953 and his award-winning designs are still the first choice of upscale home buyers. Arthur Rutenberg, founder and CEO of the company that bears his name, remains as passionate today about building his unique franchise system of homebuilders as he was about building his first homes in Clearwater, FL, in 1953. Arthur Rutenberg Homes is the country's largest franchise system of independently owned and operated building companies. Each builder is carefully selected to build Arthur Rutenberg's legendary homes in a specific territory Our customers get the best of both worlds: they benefit from the resources of a large company and enjoy the personal service and individual attention of a small, custom-home builder. When we talk about Arthur Rutenberg Homes, who do we mean when we say 'we?' 'We' refers to the relationship between your Arthur Rutenberg Homes franchised builder; Arthur Rutenberg Homes, Inc., the franchisor; our professional interior decorators who staff the Arthur Rutenberg Design Centers, and our suppliers of nationally recognized brands of building products. Together, 'we' are Arthur Rutenberg Homes.
Bamboo building & Development, Inc is recognized as one of South Florida's leading builders. With over three decades of experience in architectural design and custom building, Bamboo building & Development, Inc. has created distinctively designed homes for a very select cliientele, including such dignitaries as Donald Regan, former Chief of Staff of the U.S., well known celebrities in the entertainment industry, and presidents of major corporations.
A recent poll taken by the Tampa Bay Business Journal has ranked Bruce Williams Homes as the region's 15th fastest growing private company. After being ranked 65th last year, it's obvious business is booming. Revenues have increased 87% over the last two years and they are set to surpass that this year.
Centex Homes is one of the nation's leading and largest homebuilders, operating in more than 90 markets in 26 states. Its brands include entry-level builder Fox & Jacobs Homes, on-your-lot builder Wayne Homes and resort/second home builder Centex Destination Properties. Centex Homes is the only builder to rank among the Top 10 on Professional Builder’s "Giant 400" list each year since its inception in 1968, and in 1998 the magazine named Centex Homes its "Builder of the Year."
Award-winning custom homebuilder Gibraltar Homes prides itself for innovative design and superior craftsmanship. Our company embraces a team philosophy by employing highly skilled and dedicated professionals for every stage of the home planning and construction process. From architectural design and environmental sensitivity to energy conservation, Gibraltar Homes combines authentic detailing, superior workmanship, and premium brand components to create a perfect balance of long-lasting beauty, value and comfort in every custom home we build. Gibraltar Homes has been recognized locally, regionally and nationally with industry accolades including “Best Overall” designations in the annual Parade of Homes, Aurora Awards presented by the Southeast Builders Conference, “Best Detail” Award from Builder Magazine and coveted selection as one of the top 101 Best Companies To Work For in the Residential Construction Industry by Professional Builder Magazine.
The Homes by Towne® name was established and registered to provide The Towne Group with a nationwide brand name for marketing its single-family and condominium homes. The Homes by Towne® name carries with it a well established reputation for quality and value. In each of the markets, in which it has had a presence for years, it is the name that is sought out by consumers when making a home purchasing decision.
Founded in 1989 in Tampa, Florida, the Inland Homes® Builders currently consists of eight franchises that are independent building companies operating under the Inland Homes® trademark, through franchise agreements with Inland Homebuilding Group, Inc. (IHG) IHG provides continual modifications and support to the franchise system in efforts to protect and enhance the Inland Homes® brand. Inland Homes® homebuilding companies offer eight product lines. The single family detached consists of product for: 40’ lots, 45’ lots, 50’ lots, and 60’-70’ lots and 70’-80’ lots. The offered homes range from 1,267 to 3,909 square feet. Two town home product lines are offered that are traditional neighborhood developments (TND) with rear alley loaded garages, and a villa (duplex) product. Square footage on these three product lines runs from 1,185 to 2,017 square feet. Base prices for all products range from the $120's to over $300,000.
Jade Homes was founded in 1997 by British-Born Andrew Coles. Andrew is a fourth generation master home builder, preceded by a great-grandfather and grandfather who were owners of the largest home building company in Hampshire, England. After graduating from Bournemouth College of Technology with a degree in business studies, he joined his father's building company as a project manager. Years of hands-on experience working and managing constriction jobs, has expanded Andrew's collective knowledge of the home building business to literally every facet of the building process.His combined knowledge, and expertise for designing unique floor plans and elevations has given him an intuitive sense for accommodating the wants and needs of every prospective home buyer that walks through the doors.
In 1987, John Cannon Homes was founded and officially became incorporated. The vision for the company however began long before then. John Cannon earned a degree in building construction from the University of Michigan. After graduation he loaded up his car and moved to Sarasota, Florida to work as a management trainee for a national builder. Moving up in the ranks quickly and increasing his responsibility he began overseeing projects in Bradenton, Naples and finally West Palm Beach. After working on the east coast of Florida he returned to Sarasota, joined a local builder and met his wife-to-be, Phillipa. Almost immediately after marrying, the couple began the business, literally from the garage of their home. Through creative thinking they secured the financing for their first model home in Misty Creek. In their first year they built three homes, by the second year it was eight. John Cannon Homes became a reality and is now considered one of Florida's premier builders of exceptional luxury and quality homes.This tremendous success was achieved by designing and building luxurious custom homes located on individual waterfront and golf course properties in Southwest Florida's most prestigious neighborhoods. In Sarasota County, where Cannon built his first home, his reputation for excellence and exceptional quality gained notoriety as he began building in the upscale communities of Prestancia and Turtle Rock in Palmer Ranch, Sarasota Ranch Club, North Creek Estates and Siesta Estates. In Manatee County his reputation was secured as he began building at University Park Country Club and eventually Longboat Key and Amberwynd of Sneade Island.
Kemick Construction has over 50 years combined experience building custom homes. Our homes range from 2000 sq. ft. to any custom square footage of living area and have earned us numerous state and local awards for energy efficiency. We save our customers tens of thousands of dollars on electricity over the life of the home when selecting options available. We are building homes that have EPI scores as low as 50 (Code requires no more than 100). The most popular options a customer typically selects are included as standards in our pricing. On average, we are building 80+ homes per year.
Kimball Hill Homes is a recognized leader in the building industry and winner of numerous awards for our communities, designs, and quality construction. Founded in 1939, integrity in all facets of construction has been the hallmark of each new Kimball Hill Home. Your home is a reflection of who you are. A place to put down roots, and an investment in your family's future. Kimball Hill Homes recognize that this is one of your most important buying decisions. It is our pledge to provide a professional staff, from our Sales Consultants to our Construction Managers, to assist you in building the home of your dreams. Our commitment to quality construction and craftsmanship inspired by D. Kimball Hill, Sr. serves as the foundation for Kimball Hill Homes that continues to grow today. To serve his fellow veterans and their families as they returned from the war, Kimball Hill Sr.'s vision and efforts brought him recognition as one of the original inductees to the National Building Hall of Fame. Circa 1940's Building fine homes of enduring value in the Meadow Land areas of Chicago, Kimball Hill Homes has helped thousands of families achieve the American Dream of home ownership. Today Kimball Hill Homes builds on our tradition while leading the industry with innovative approaches to construction and community design, under the leadership of David Kimball Hill, Jr., Chairman and CEO of Kimball Hill Homes.
In Southwest Florida, there is one homebuilder creating homes with elegant style, traditional design and careful attention to architectural detail. La Maison, long respected as an industry leader in outstanding home design, combines these qualities to create the home of your dreams. La Maison's homes are designed by a team of highly talented professionals committed to meeting the needs of the homebuyer. La Maison offers a wide selection of home plans with outstanding architectural accents, volume ceilings and windows that enhance the Florida outdoor lifestyle. Each home is carefully planned to combine state of the art features with enduring quality. The La Maison team works closely with homebuyers to select a home plan suited to their unique needs and style of living. Throughout the construction of each new home, a team of skilled craftsmen works closely together with La Maison's experienced professionals to make your plans a reality. Russell LeGrande, the Senior Vice President of La Maison, is highly involved with the entire construction process to ensure that every detail meets the highest standard of workmanship. La Maison has won numerous top awards in the Parade of Homes including the Award of Excellence and Best of Category. In 1994, La Maison was awarded the prestigious "Builder of the Year" Award by the Manatee County Homebuilders Association. These Awards demonstrate the business integrity of La Maison and recognize the outstanding attention to home design that sets them apart from others.
Your decision to buy a new home is the start of an exciting adventure, leading to the fulfillment of your dream. As you choose your home, you begin to appreciate the Lee Wetherington Difference: a unique feel, an elegant look, an assurance of unsurpassed quality based on nearly three decades of experience. Insist on the Lee Wetherington Difference for superior design and construction, one-stop convenience and enhanced resale value. The Lee Wetherington Companies are known for exceptional quality and a high level of customer satisfaction, coupled with a long record of outstanding community service. Since 1974, this firm has built award-winning homes for discerning people. We're with you at every step of the way, speaking your language and responding to your needs. Our commitment to excellence doesn't end until you are completely satisfied..
Lennar Corporation traces its history to 1954 when it commenced operations as a small local homebuilder in Miami, Florida. Since then, Lennar has grown from an initial $10,000 investment to become a $9 billion national homebuilding company. The Company's initial goal was to build a better home that customers could cherish for a lifetime. Five decades later, the founding principles have not changed. The Lennar Family of Builders continues to make building a better home the cornerstone of building a better Company . . . because "We Care." Today, Lennar offers the most diversified product line in the industry building homes for first-time, move-up and active adult buyers. With homes priced from below $100,000 to above one million dollars and available in urban infill communities to golf course communities, we are focused on providing homes for a wide spectrum of buyers. Our unique dual marketing strategies of "Everything's Included" and "Design Studio" provide customers with flexibility to choose as to how they would like to purchase their new home. And the Company's commitment to quality is seen through our "I Care" approach to building and delivering each individual home. Lennar offers additional services through our Lennar Financial Services. The Company makes the home buying process simpler for our customers, by providing everything from title, mortgage and closing services to high speed Internet access, cable television and alarm system installation and monitoring. For Lennar, doing a better job for our customer is just the beginning. We're creating a great place to work for our Associates and reaching out with local community involvement. We're building a better company - because we care to be "Even Better."
When Abraham Levitt and his sons William and Alfred formed Levitt and Sons, Inc., in 1929, no one knew the Levitt name would one day epitomize the American Dream and become a legend in its own right. From its beginnings through the 1940's, the firm built luxury homes on New York's Long Island and more than 2,000 homes in the Norfolk, Virginia area for naval personnel. But it was during William Levitt's service in the Navy during World War II that the concept for which the Levitt name would become known began to take form.
Welcome to McKenzie Builders LLC. We are a full service company building affordable homes in Manatee counties on Florida's beautiful Gulf Coast. The majority of homes we build are "on-your-lot" but we also have homes available today in some of the area's nicest new home communities. Roy McKenzie of McKenzie Builders LLC and George Dudas, co-owners of McDudas Realty, can help you on the purchase of new homes, existing homes or vacant land for off site building. The McKenzie Builders team creates an atmosphere of professionalism and provides an arena where personal pride and enjoyment ensures complete customer satisfaction. Special skills are required to build quality affordable homes. The ability to bring out the best in our people - from our carpenters to your financing partners - is imperative. As a 3rd generation home builder, Roy McKenzie grew up learning these skills. Roy has been licensed in the State of Florida since 1986.
Complete customer satisfaction is our overall objective at Medallion Homes. We will provide you with a quality home in an excellent location at an exceptional value. We are an award winning builder with communities in both Manatee County and Sarasota County in Florida. Visit any of our communities online and if we can be of any additional service please give us a call. Medallion Homes has maintained a reputation for quality, service, value and intergrity and would be honored to build your place in the sun. A Medallion Home that you can be proud of for years to come.
The World's Most Experienced Homebuilder George Wimpey, PLC - a Tradition of Excellence Morrison Homes is a wholly-owned subsidiary of GEORGE WIMPEY PLC, a publicly held, British-based company. Formed more than 100 years ago, Wimpey began building homes in the 1920s and continues to be one of the most prolific builders today. Wimpey also boasts an extremely strong financial position, with more than $4.5 billion in annual revenues and a debt-to-equity ratio of 45%. Morrison Homes focuses solely on the development of single-family homes and town homes, located both in stand-alone subdivisions and as part of larger, master-planned communities. Morrison Homes' growth and reputation are built on customer satisfaction. John Woodland of Woodland O'Brien Associates rates Morrison Homes among the top 5% of all homebuilders in the nation for customer satisfaction. And with nearly 4,000 home sales annually, Morrison Homes ranks as one of the top 25 homebuilders in the United States.
To create homes that fit today's lifestyles, Neal Communities has gathered a management team with decades of experience in every aspect of residential planning, architectural design and construction. All share a commitment to uncompromising quality and customer satisfaction. Together, they have brought national acclaim and countless awards to the company. The staff, craftsmen and creative individuals associated with Neal Communities are among the best and most respected professionals in the home building industry.
1985. That was the year Peter Tibma and Kenneth Emery decided the time had come for a different, and better, kind of homebuilder in the Greater Tampa Bay area. In founding Nohl Crest Homes, they brought with them extensive experience in home design, construction and customer service. Since then, Nohl Crest Homes has built more than 1,600 fine homes throughout the Tampa Bay area from Sarasota north to Pasco County. In the process, Nohl Crest Homes has also been recognized for its excellence of design and construction with more than 150 industry awards including Builder Of The Year. The company has been rated by Pro Builder Magazine among the top two percent of homebuilders nationwide. More importantly, Nohl Crest Homes has satisfied more than 1,600 families over the years... families who time and again refer them to their friends and family. That is their greatest source of pride.
Since 1967, Ryland has crafted over 220,000 beautiful homes all across the country, making us one of the country's largest home builders. You'll find our communities throughout the nation. And, while many things have changed since our founding, one thing remains the same: our commitment to building quality and value into each of our homes. Including yours. Ryland has a home for nearly everyone, whether you're a first-time homebuyer or moving up to your second or third home. Our homes range in price from $90,000 to more than $500,000, with the average price about $224,000. We believe in making homebuying as easy as possible. So we provide you with a complete list of essential services through Ryland Homes and Ryland Mortgage Company. We handle each aspect of the process, from design, construction and sales to competitive mortgage-financing programs and title search, settlement and escrow services. That way we can give you the best home at the best value. As a company, we build on our geographic diversity, financial strength and market-driven strategies to achieve success and staying power.
We remember that day we shook the hands of our first homeowners and handed them their keys. Building beautiful new homes, built with care and craftmanship was a great beginning for our company. Ron Smith, a 30-year professional in the homebuilding business, founded Premier Homes of Southwest Florida in 1998. At the end of 1999, son Marcus joined the Company as its Vice President of Sales & Marketing and in the Spring of 2003, oldest son Scott joined as Vice President of Operations. Today, both are Shareholders in the Company and important members of its Executive Management Committee. The Smith family has invested many years of hard work and personal commitment in order to build the home building company into a successful position of market prominence. Now, with three decades of experience behind it and two generations of the Smith family involved in the Company, the next era approaches as we proudly change our name from Premier Homes to "Smith Family Homes". Our Company has always been family owned & operated. Since the very first day, we have made decisions right here at home and we know that is a key reason for our tremendous success. We have never lost the focus and dedication to building the best home the best way we know how, never cutting corners or considering anything that would compromise our integrity, quality and excellence. Throughout the years, our focus and mission has never wavered, because we know that your new home is the single most significant lifetime investment that your family will ever make.
Standard Pacific is one of the nation's largest and most successful homebuilding companies with shares traded on the New York Stock Exchange. We take pride in having created more than 60,000 homes in California, Texas, Arizona, Colorado, Florida and North Carolina over the past four decades. This pride comes from knowing that home ownership is a cherished American tradition. A new home is also the largest single financial commitment that most families ever make. All of us at Standard Pacific are dedicated to offering the utmost in new home choice, quality, and value. New home developments that bear the name Standard Pacific carry a signature of our long-standing commitment to excellence in design and craftsmanship that has earned the trust and respect of homeowners year after year. When you are looking for a place in which to build your future, look for the signature of excellence that comes with a Standard Pacific home.
We focus on our customers' aspirations, designing homes with our customers' needs in mind. We offer greater choice and variety, building to the highest possible standards. We have invested considerable time and energy in our design and customer services because we recognise that every purchaser is different, with different lifestyles and different priorities when it comes to their home.
Their award-winning design, single-family homes are found in several of Sarasota and Manatee’s most desirable communities Our reputation for excellence is built on personal service and attention to detail, making the building process a seamless, pleasant experience. Vision Homes is committed to innovative design and quality construction. You can rely on us to provide you with stellar customer service before, during, and after the completion of your dream home. We know the importance of choosing the right builder and the extensive research that goes into making such a decision. You’ll sleep easier knowing your home is in the hands of our skilled team of builders, consultants, designers, contractors, and superintendents that work diligently to provide you with superior craftsmanship. We encourage you to form an active role in the building process. This allows you to see first hand the quality we put in to your home. Our team has the talents and skills to bring you the newest innovative ideas. We are confident that we will build your family a home that will truly be enjoyed for years to come.
The sun shines year round on Florida's coasts. The pleasing climate creates a casual, jovial atmosphere where residents can pursue a multitude of activities. Calm rivers meander to the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Ocean inviting campers, boaters, naturalists and fishermen. The endless seashore beckons with its sandy beaches and sparkling water. The rich environment nurtures a marvelously varied assortment of plants and animals. A unique mix of communities, towns and cities thrive along these coastal paths.No wonder people want to make this place home. Enjoy the best of Florida living in a Whitehall Quality Home. A major builder along Florida's coasts, Whitehall's offerings include leisure paired villas, golf villas, carriage and coach homes, town homes and single family homes in Florida's most desirable new communities. For business, for pleasure, for live . . . Florida is a great place to live!
Windward Homes motto of "Great Homes. Great Neighborhoods. ®"" is not just another tag line, but a business philosophy strongly adhered to by Windward Homes. Founded in 1995 by Chad Horne and Dave Nader on a commitment to construction quality and design excellence, Windward Homes has grown to be one of Tampa's largest builders with homebuilding operations in 23 communities. Acquired in November 2003 by K. Hovnanian Enterprises, a nationally recognized homebuilding company, Windward is now a part of one of the top 10 builders in the United States. Horne, Nader and the entire original Windward Homes team continue to manage all of Windward's operations. Most anything customers need relating to their new home, from title services through interior decorating, can be handled through Windward. Windward's partnership with Wells Fargo even means customers can handle their mortgage financing with favorable rates, terms and outstanding service. This one-stop shopping approach has proven to be popular with our customers.



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