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December 21, 2018
Cape Coral Daily Breeze

Express Homes features two new floor plans in Gator Circle

Express Homes by D.R. Horton Southwest Florida has announced it's now selling two new floor plans by appointment only in Gator Circle, an neighborhood of single-family homes located in the northeast corner of Cape Coral.

The 1,389-square-foot Boardwalk boasts three bedrooms, two baths, a two-car garage and is available starting at $178,990. The master suite is tucked at the back of the home with a spacious walk-in closet and double-sink vanity. Starting at $183,990, the Freeport floor plan includes 1,499 square feet of living space, four bedrooms, two baths and a two-car garage. The kitchen looks out into the expansive great room.

Both floor plans will include the new D.R. Horton Home is ConnectedSM package, an industry-leading suite of smart home products that keep residents connected with the people and place they value most. The technology allows homeowners to monitor and control their home from the couch or across the globe. For more details on the Home is ConnectedSM package, visit

For more information, call sales agent David Bowers at 239-225-2693 or email

Founded in 1978 in Fort Worth, Texas, D.R. Horton has operations in 83 markets in 28 states in the East, Midwest, Southeast, South Central, Southwest and West regions of the United States. For 40 years, D.R. Horton has delivered top-quality new homes to homebuyers across the nation. For more information, visit our website at

Realtor Winchel of Koffman Group announces new Fort Myers condos

Realtor Ross Winchel, team broker for The Koffman Group at Royal Shell Real Estate, has announces new condominiums for sale in the Majestic Palms Community, located in the Iona McGregor Area of South Fort Myers.

Majestic Palms is an established, gated community with approximately 350 existing condominiums and townhomes built from 2006 to 2009. Once finished, this new project will complete the community. Six new open floor plans with two and three-bedroom units, ranging from 1,126 to 1,754 square feet, are currently available for purchase. With one new building complete and one scheduled to begin construction in early 2019, home buyers can now purchase a new condo, with luxury features, in a fantastic location, at an extremely affordable price.

"A total of 80 new condominiums in two 4-story buildings are planned for the entire project, with the first building completed in August 2018. Construction on the second building is set to begin in early 2019," said Winchel. "The Koffman Group Sales Team staffs three decorated models in the new building and we are open every day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. We have units complete and ready for immediate occupancy. The proximity to 2 fantastic beaches and no set weight limits for pets are 2 big features of this community."

Majestic Palms pricing begins at $190,500 and goes to $300,000 with low monthly HOA fees. It is a pet-friendly community, with no set quantity or weight restrictions.

The Koffman Group at Royal Shell Real Estate is the exclusive marketing team selected by the developer, Jaxi Builders.

The Koffman Group works with buyers and sellers in Fort Myers, Fort Myers Beach, Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Estero, Lehigh Acres, Captiva Island and Sanibel Island, Naples, Pine Island, Bokeelia, and St. James City. The Koffman Group - Royal Shell Real Estate is located at 1105 Cape Coral Parkway, E., Cape Coral, FL 33904. For more information, please call (239) 443-5191, or visit

Jenkins named Lee BIA President

Award-winning custom homebuilder Frank R. Jenkins was recently installed as the Lee Building Industry Association's president.

The Lee BIA is a not-for-profit trade organization representing Lee, Hendry and Glades counties and is a powerful voice for the building industry in the regulatory arena. The mission of the Lee BIA is to promote, protect and preserve homeownership, private property rights and affordable housing by advocating for balanced laws, regulation and fees through member education and outreach. Membership in the Florida Home Builders Association (FHBA) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is automatic upon joining the Lee BIA. Currently the Lee BIA has more than 370 members.

Jenkins has more than 26 years working in the custom home building industry and was recently awarded Lee BIA's Pinnacle Award for Best Kitchen Design for his Longwater Chase custom home in Gulf Harbour.

Jenkins has been a member of Lee BIA since 1995 and has previously served as president of the organization in 2000, 2001 and 2004. He will serve a two-year term.

For more information, contact Frank R Jenkins Custom Homes at 239-590-8629. Florida Contractor's license CRC 056918.

Stevens Construction Inc. expands project management team

Jon Zander has joined Stevens Construction as project manager, announced Mark Stevens, company president.

Zander will have overall responsibility for the management and execution of health care and commercial projects during all phases of design and construction, ensuring projects maintain budget and schedule. Zander will also work closely with the design team to provide cost savings suggestions, constructability analysis, as well as negotiate and award vendor contracts, conduct owner/subcontractor meetings and monitor the construction team.

Zander brings 24 years of commercial construction experience completing more than $250 million in commercial construction. He previously served as a project manager for a local construction management firm, where he completed a $12 million assisted living facility in Fort Myers and multiple retail and storage projects in Lee and Collier counties.

With offices in Fort Myers, Tampa and Orlando, Stevens Construction specializes in providing construction management, general contracting and consulting services to clients and design professionals. Other services include site and design team selection, budgeting, project scheduling, permitting, cost and quality control and warranty service. The company builds healthcare, commercial and hospitality facilities. For information, visit or call 239-936-9006.

Villamil joins Frank R Jenkins Realty

Realtor Rose Villamil has joined Frank R Jenkins Realty.

Originally from Puerto Rico, Villamil grew up in New York and moved to Southwest Florida in 2004. A licensed Realtor, she has more than 12 years experience in the real estate and custom home building industry. She earned her associate's degree from Central Bible College in Springfield, Missouri.

Villamil is passionate about saving local wildlife and regularly volunteers at the Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife on Sanibel.

Frank R. Jenkins Realty, which is located at 12140 Carissa Commerce Court in Fort Myers, helps clients find their perfect home or property throughout Southwest Florida.

For more information, contact Villamil at (239) 938-4200 or email

New model home showcases enticing opportunities at Rails End

Homebuyers can bask in the sun just steps from the Caloosahatchee River at Rails End, a gated Emerald Homes community by D.R. Horton Southwest Florida. Tours of the Berkley, a professionally decorated model home, are now available in this elegant community along McGregor Boulevard.

The 2,540-square-foot Berkley features three bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths and a three-car garage. The master suite includes two walk-in closets and a private bath with a double-sink vanity. The stylish island kitchen has granite countertops in designer colors and quality-crafted cabinets. A great room and dining area overlook a lanai.

This upscale community offers four other coastal home designs ranging from 2,214 to 3,461 square feet of living space. Plus, riverfront homesites offer homebuyers a rare opportunity to choose from several additional home design options of up to approximately 5,350 square feet.

The same floor plans are also offered at Caloosa Pointe, another Emerald Homes community a few miles to the north. For information on how to secure your piece of paradise at Rails End or Caloosa Pointe, call sales agent Ellie Stevenson at 239-225-2660 or email

Founded in 1978 in Fort Worth, Texas, D.R. Horton has operations in 83 markets in 28 states in the East, Midwest, Southeast, South Central, Southwest and West regions of the United States. For 40 years, D.R. Horton has delivered top-quality new homes to homebuyers across the nation. For more information, visit our website at



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