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Real Estate Briefs 12-6

By Staff | Dec 5, 2019

Stevens Construction completes CaliBurger and Marlins Brewhouse: Local Craft Beer & Daiquiri Bar

Stevens Construction has completed the build-out of CaliBurger and Marlins Brewhouse, announced Dan Adams, vice president/principal, Stevens Construction, Inc.

Located within the University Village Shops at 19800 Village Center Drive in Fort Myers, CaliBurger launches in Florida with its first location south of Washington, D.C. The California-based, fast-casual burger chain features a menu of 100% all-beef burgers, marinated chicken sandwiches, french fries and milkshakes. The CaliBurger experience includes innovative technology with face recognition ordering, interactive gaming and robotic kitchen assistants that flip burgers and make french fries.

CaliBurger shares a central dining room with the second location of Marlins Brewhouse: Local Craft Beer & Daiquiri Bar, where guests can enjoy both menus. With indoor and outdoor seating, Marlins Brewhouse includes a variety of selections from local breweries and a full frozen drink bar. Marlins Brewhouse also features a stage for live music.

The 7,330-square-foot build-out was completed in four months and delivered to the client under budget.

The Stevens Construction team included project manager, Alan Bennett; superintendent, Gary Tipton; and project administrator, Angie Sugg. Southview Studios, LLC was the architect of record.

Stevens Construction completed Southwest Florida’s first Marlins Brewhouse and Chronic Tacos located at 5611 Six Mile Commercial Court in 2017.

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 www.stevensconstructioninc.com or call 239-936-9006.

Pulte Homes’ twin villa model home in Esplanade Lake Club nearly complete

Pulte Homes, one of the nation’s largest homebuilders, is nearing completion on its twin villa model home in Esplanade Lake Club, a new 650- homesite community near the intersection of Alico Road and Ben Hill Griffin Parkway in Fort Myers.

The Ellenwood, a two to three-bedroom, two-bath home design, offers 1,579 square feet of living space and features an owner’s suite positioned for privacy and a flex room that can be configured as a guest room for visiting family and friends.

Pulte will offer 186 twin villas in Esplanade Lake Club that feature flexible open spaces, large great rooms for gathering, and gourmet-inspired kitchens with numerous upgrade options. Also available, the Kendrick home design offers two bedrooms, two baths and flex space for a home office or den in 1,543 air-conditioned square feet.

All homeowners will have access to the 352-acre lake that allows residents recreational boat use.

The Ellenwood model is scheduled for completion in January. A VIP Grand Preview Event is planned for Saturday, Feb. 1. For an exclusive invite to the event and updates as the community progresses, join the VIP Interest List by visiting https://bit.ly/2qtct6P. Esplanade Lake Club is located less than two miles from I-75 and offers easy access to Gulf Coast Town Center, Florida Gulf Coast University, Southwest Florida International Airport and top A-rated schools. Homes to start from the low -$300,000s.

For more information, visit www.Pulte.com/Esplanade.

For more information about PulteGroup, Inc. and PulteGroup brands, go to pultegroup.com; www.pulte.com; www.centex.com; www.delwebb.com; www.divosta.com; www.jwhomes.com; and www.americanwesthomes.com. Follow PulteGroup, Inc. on Twitter: @PulteGroupNews.

Wumkes joins GATES Construction as senior superintendent

GATES Construction has announced the addition of David Wumkes as senior superintendent. Wumkes is responsible for daily onsite supervision of GATES’ projects, including quality control, safety, security, project close out and transition planning. Wumkes,who relocated from Chicago area to Southwest Florida in 2003, has over 35 years of construction experience with a wide variety of project types such as healthcare, hospitality, government and commercial construction.

Wumkes will be based out of GATES Construction’s Headquarters in Bonita Springs.

For over 25 years, GATES Construction has provided award-winning construction management, general contracting and design-build services throughout the Southeast United States and Latin America. The company has a diverse portfolio of commercial, multi-family, industrial, healthcare and club and hospitality projects showcasing numerous landmarks constructed over the past quarter of a century. GATES serves its clients from offices in Bonita Springs, Sarasota and Palm Beach Gardens. For more information on GATES, call 239-593-3777 or visit the website at www.GATESinc.com.