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7 January, 2016 | New apartments in the works as part of Gardens on Millenia, BizJournals

A South Florida real estate firm inked a second development deal as part of the new 47-acre Gardens on Millenia mixed-use project in southwest Orlando. BBX Capital Real Estate, a division of Fort Lauderdale-based BBX Capital Corp. (NYSE: BBX), on Jan. 7 announced it signed a joint-venture agreement with Altamonte Springs-based ContraVest Builders to develop a 292-unit apartment complex on an 11.5-acre site northeast of The Mall at Millenia. New York-based Case Pomeroy & Co. Inc. also is an investor

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20 December, 2015 | Urban Convenience in a Resort Town, Winter 2015 MultiFamilyFlorida, www.faahq.org

20 December, 2015 | Urban Convenience in a Resort Town, Winter 2015 MultiFamilyFlorida, www.faahq.org Urban Convenience in a Resort Town, Winter 2015 MultiFamilyFlorida 23 by Mary Lou Jay | Read full PDF article: Urban Convenience in a Resort Town MF FL Winter 2015 The Courtney at Universal Boulevard,a new apartment community in South Orlando, offers the best of both worlds for people who live and work in the area. While only a short drive away from resorts like SeaWorld Orlando, Universal Orlando Resort and Walt Disney World, it’s

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FGBC Unveils Names of Its Top 15 Home Builders
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21 October, 2015 | FGBC Unveils Names of Its Top 15 Home Builders

21 October, 2015 | FGBC Unveils Names of Its Top 15 Home Builders Florida Green Building | Article featured on home page of http://www.floridagreenbuilding.org/:  FGBC Unveils Names of Its Top 15 Home Builders The Florida Green Building Coalition (FGBC) has announced it selected the state’s top 15 builders of sustainable homes to honor as part of the group’s 15th anniversary celebration. “These builders are being recognized for their conscientious green building efforts in creating healthier and safer homes and a more

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20 October, 2015 | ContraVest selected in top 15 builders of sustainable homes by Florida Green Building Coalition

Group names best 15 builders of sustainable homes in state – Orlando Sentinel Kevin SpearContact Reporter Orlando Sentinel Top green builders named by Florida Green Building Coalition.   Florida Green Building Coalition unveiled on Tuesday a statewide list of its top 15 builders of sustainable homes. “These builders are being recognized for their conscientious green building efforts in creating healthier and safer homes and a more sustainable Florida,” said Suzanne Cook, council executive director.  Rankings of the 15 will be

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6 August, 2015 | New Construction in Orlando, Randal Park – Colonial Grand at Randal Park

ContraVest Builders will start construction on a new apartment community located in the City of Orlando at Randal Park called Colonial Grand at Randal Park Phase II Aug 15, 2015. It is located near the intersection of the 417 and Dowden Road. The project will consist of 318 market rate apartment homes.  The owner of the project is Mid-American Apartments, a publically traded real estate investment trust (REIT). The project is expected to take approximately 20 months to complete and

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5 June, 2015 | Fast times at Hilton Orlando: Inside the 2015 Central Florida Fast 50 event

BizJournals.com | Inside the 2015 Central Florida Fast 50 event Jim Carchidi Orlando Business Journal Another year, another honor for the fastest-growing companies in Central Florida. And with the numbers tallied and the surveys submitted, all that was left was the party. The speedsters of economic expansion slowed down enough to celebrate on Friday, June 5, as the local business community gathered for Orlando Business Journal’s 2015 Fast 50 awards event. Hilton Orlando hosted the lunchtime awards reception, which included

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5 June, 2015 – ContraVest #1 Fast 50 Orlando Business Journal

2015 Fast 50: ContraVest Builders | View Entire Article on BizJournals.com Jun 5, 2015, 6:00am EDT Steven Ogier of ContraVest Builders Susan LundineManaging Editor- Orlando Business Journal No. 1: ContraVest Builders, ContraVest Management Co., ContraVest Development Partners, 501% growth My firm’s most memorable “aha” moment: Realizing with our 29-year history, we have a terrific reputation, track record and credibility to secure new joint-venture partners for new apartment developments. My advice to other entrepreneurs: A great work ethic, company vision, strong

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1 April, 2015 | ContraVest Breaks Ground on Luxury Apartment Community in Metro Tampa

Posted on April 1, 2015 by John Nelson, REBUSINESS ONLINE TEMPLE TERRACE, FLA. — ContraVest has broken ground on The Addison at Tampa Oaks, a 262-unit luxury apartment community in Temple Terrace, roughly 10 miles northeast of Tampa. Located on the southwest corner of Fletcher Avenue and I-75, the property’s floor plans will span from studio units to three-bedroom apartments. The community’s amenities will include a clubhouse, fitness center, cyber café, yoga room and resort-style pool. ContraVest will be providing

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30 March, 2015 | ContraVest Develops Luxury Apartments in Temple Terrace (Tampa), FL

ContraVest Develops Luxury Apartments in Temple Terrace (Tampa), FL  ContraVest, a vertically integrated multifamily real estate company, has commenced construction on a 262 unit luxury apartment community in Temple Terrace.  The community, named The Addison at Tampa Oaks, will have 3, 4 and 5 story buildings with elevators and will consist of studio, one, two, and three bedroom apartments, clubhouse, fitness center, cyber café, yoga room and resort style pool.   It is conveniently located on the Southwest corner of Fletcher

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10 March, 2015 | Study: Rental Boom is Boon to Orlando Economy, Contributing $5.8B Locally in 2013 Fueled by Demographic Changes, Growing Millennial Population, Rediscovery of Urban Cores, People are Increasingly Drawn to Apartment Living

NATIONAL   NATIONAL MULTIFAMILY   APARTMENT HOUSING   ASSOCIATION COUNCIL     Contacts: Adrienne Walkowiak | 603/659–9345 | Adrienne@AdrienneWalkowiak.com Amanda Hoang | 407/644-0539 x205 |  Amanda@aago.org Study: Rental Boom is Boon to Orlando Economy, Contributing $5.8B Locally in 2013 Fueled by Demographic Changes, Growing Millennial Population, Rediscovery of Urban Cores, People are Increasingly Drawn to Apartment Living WASHINGTON, D.C. – The apartment industry emerged as one of the strongest sectors coming out of the Great Recession, and a new study shows just how much the

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13 November, 2014 | Northwestern Mutual Real Estate Investments, LLC | On a personal note…

ON A PERSONAL NOTE…  Upon receiving a hard cover photo album of the Courtney at Bay Pines professional photos, John R. Jacobs of Northwest Mutual Real Estate Investments, LLC wrote us the following reply: Mark, Steve & John – you blew me away!  Thanks for the photo album of The Courtney at Bay Pines.  The project is simply wonderful.  We are so proud of it.  I like it, we like it and the market appears to love it as well. There

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27 October, 2014 | Mark Ogier inducted into Florida Apartment Association Hall of Fame

We want to welcome our very own Mark Ogier to the Florida Apartment Association Hall of Fame. The FAA Hall of Fame was established in 2005 in order to recognize individuals for their long-term service and accomplishments to the Florida Apartment Association and the apartment industry.   Mark makes us very proud! Congratulations!   Purpose  The FAA Hall of Fame was established in 2005 in order to recognize individuals for their long-term service and accomplishments to the Florida Apartment Association

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