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March 31, 2017
Cape Coral Daily Breeze

Aubuchon Homes' The Riverside wins two BIA Parade of Homes awards

Aubuchon Homes, the custom home building division of Aubuchon Team of Companies, earned two top awards in the 2017 Lee BIA Parade of Homes March 14 during the awards celebration held at The Marina at Edison Ford, for their newest contemporary custom home, The Riverside, on the Caloosahatchee River. Awards won in their specific category are: Superior Home Award and Architect & Design Award

The Riverside, located at 5769 Riverside Drive, Cape Coral, is a two-story custom home with 5 bedrooms, 7 baths and a 3-car garage. Contemporary features include unique ceiling treatments with LED lighting, modern cabinetry and plumbing fixtures, his and her built-in wardrobes, an abundant use of glass including a glass wine room storing 540 bottles and a luxurious master suite on each floor. The home has a total living area (under air) of 4,785 square feet and total area of 6,351 square feet.

The public is invited to tour this home, 7 days a week, Monday-Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday noon to 5 p.m.

Aubuchon Team of Companies includes Aubuchon Homes, Miloff Aubuchon Realty Group, Evalutions by Aubuchon, and Omni-One Title. Since its inception in 1992, Aubuchon Homes has designed and built more than 500 homes; this year they celebrate their 25th Anniversary in business. Find out more about this home,

For more, contact Diane VanArsdale, 239 980 2598.

New homes available at Sunset Pointe

Sunset Pointe, which is located at the end of Cape Coral Parkway almost as far west as possible in Cape Coral, has now been open for nine months.

D.R. Horton's Southwest Florida division offers eight distinctive home plans at Sunset Pointe, ranging from 1,816 to 3,020 square feet of living space, each with a 2- or 3-car garage and starting at $289,990. A limited number of lake view homesites remain for sale.

The public is invited to tour the professionally decorated Camden model. Featuring 2,795 square feet of living space, this one-story home offers 4 bedrooms and 3 1/2 baths, plus a great room and cafe space adjoin an open kitchen that overlook the lanai. A virtual tour of the model is available on the community's web page at

All plans feature tile roofs and paver driveways, and select sites offer views of the community's central fountain lake.

The professionally decorated model is open seven days a week at 3067 Sunset Pointe Circle in Cape Coral. For an appointment or more information, contact sales agent Robin Hull at (239) 850-2492.

Founded in 1978 in Fort Worth, Texas, D.R. Horton has operations in 78 markets in 26 states in the East, Midwest, Southeast, South Central, Southwest and West regions of the United States. For more, visit

Westwood Place is almost sold out

D.R. Horton's Southwest Florida division has announced that only seven brand new homes currently remaining for sale in Westwood Place. The gated community opened in late 2015 on preserve area south of Summerlin Road on Winkler Road in Fort Myers.

Three home plans remain at Westwood Place, ranging from 1,983 to 2,583 square feet of living space, with prices starting in the high-$300s. Each offers the convenience of an open-concept, single-story layout. Luxury finishes include crown molding, granite kitchen countertops, eight-foot doors throughout, and brick paver driveways and lanais.

A furnished, decorated model is open for viewing seven days a week at 8705 Westwood Oaks Place in Fort Myers. For a tour, call sales agent Noelle Graff at (239) 839-7195.

For more information, visit

Founded in 1978 in Fort Worth, Texas, D.R. Horton has operations in 78 markets in 26 states in the East, Midwest, Southeast, South Central, Southwest and West regions of the United States. For more information, visit our website at

Pre-construction opportunities are now available at Entrada

Two furnished models are available for touring at Entrada in advance of the opening of Cape Coral's newest community. Conveniently located off Del Prado Blvd. and U.S. 41, Entrada will offer homes from D.R. Horton's Southwest Florida division's flagship product brand, plus the value-priced offerings from Express Homes, starting at $199,990.

The two models are the D.R. Horton Clifton, with 1,816 square feet of living space, and the 1,756-square-foot Express Eastham. The Eastham is a three-bedroom, two-bath home with a two-car garage. The Clifton offers three bedrooms, two baths and a two-car garage. Entrada offers lake and preserve view homesites that are 50- to 60-feet wide.

Completion of several move-in ready homes is expected in April and May. Planned amenities include a resort-style pool, tennis and pickleball courts, and a state-of-the-art fitness center. Entrada is minutes from downtown Cape Coral and the historic River District of Fort Myers.

To schedule a private tour in advance of Entrada's official opening, contact sales agents Kevin Baas at (239) 462-5889 or Anthony Lucas at (239) 898-1549.

For more information, visit

Founded in 1978 in Fort Worth, Texas, D.R. Horton has operations in 78 markets in 26 states in the East, Midwest, Southeast, South Central, Southwest and West regions of the United States. D.R. Horton has been the largest builder in the United States by volume for 15 consecutive years. For more information, visit our website at

R.D. Johnson Construction Inc. welcomes Zimmerman

R.D. Johnson Construction Inc. has welcomed Chrissy Zimmerman as its new project manager assistant for the company. In this position, she is responsible for handling administrative tasks including project set-up, permitting, subcontractor and vendor invoicing, document and drawing management, and project close-outs. She will also assist the project managers with subcontractor and vendor communications, scheduling and change order processing.

Originally from Ashville, Ohio, Zimmer-man moved to Southwest Florida in 2004. She graduated from Eastland-Fairfield Career & Technical School with a degree in business, finance and marketing. Prior to joining the team at R.D. Johnson Construction, she accrued more than a decade of local experience in assistant positions within construction-related fields, with previous roles at Creative Door & Millwork, Advanced Roofing and Sheet Metal and Tri-City Electrical Contractors.

Founded in 2000, R.D. Johnson Construction, Inc. is a full service construction management and general contracting firm serving all of Southwest Florida. The company specializes in the construction and renovation of commercial and health care facilities and has extensive experience in the development of a wide range of small to multi-phase projects. R.D. Johnson Construction, Inc. is located at 15800 Brothers Court, Suite 8 in Fort Myers.

For more information, call 239-489-0930, email or visit RDJ.Construction.

Neal Communities earns Parade of Homes awards

Neal Communities recently received three awards from the local 2017 Parade of Homes.

The homebuilder's Bright Meadow model in Daniels Place and White Star model in Coconut Cove each won a Superior Home Award from the 31st annual Lee Building Industry Association's Parade of Homes.

Neal Communities' Kendal model in Avalon of Naples earned the Merit Award in the under $300,000 category from the Collier Building Industry Association's Parade of Homes.

Featuring model homes by some of southwest Florida's premier builders, the 2017 Parade of Homes offered residents and visitors opportunity to explore a variety of exquisite homes in exclusive neighborhoods.

Located in the highly desirable Daniels Parkway location, the 2,288-square-foot Bright Meadow boasts three bedrooms, two bathrooms and a one-car garage. The one-story plan has a large kitchen with breakfast nook and an open family room.

Coastal-themed Coconut Cove is conveniently located south Fort Myers. The one-story White Star plan features 2,064 square feet with three bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms and a two-car garage.

The 1,467-square-foot Kendal model, located in the newly opened Avalon of Naples, offers two bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, one-car garage, open family room and a large kitchen with breakfast nook.

With over 40 years of building homes, Neal Communities has over 70 communities throughout Southwest Florida. To date, Neal has built over 11,000 homes in Southwest Florida. Visit



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