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Arthur Rutenberg awards SandStar Homes, LLC of Punta Gorda, FL the 2011

Jim Sanders and Larry Sandles of SandStar Homes, LLC, Arthur Rutenberg Homes Charlotte County franchisees, were named "2011 Builder of the Year" at the Rutenberg 20th annual Pride in Partnership Conference at the Hilton Carillon in St. Petersburg, FL. In a field of over 30...

Builder's eye on design 'stunning'

In 1953, Arthur Rutenberg relocated to Florida from Chicago. He was 26 years old when he built the first Rutenberg Home in 1954 on an $800 lot in Clearwater, and in 1978 he sold his first franchise. Today there are franchises in Florida, Georgia and...

Testimony of Barry Rutenberg

Barry Rutenberg and Associates, Inc. Press Release: 2011-05-25 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Testimony of Barry Rutenberg on Behalf of the National Association of Home Builders before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Insurance, Housing and Community Opportunity Hearing on "Legislative Proposals to Determine the Future Role of FHA, RHS, and...

Refined Designs in Lakewood Ranch

Nelson Homes, Inc. Press Release: 2011-05-21 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Raja Jaghab or Eric Swanson 13922 58th Street Clearwater, FL 33760 727-536-5900 ext 317 rjaghab@arhomes.com eswanson@arhomes.com The master paid a visit to the student last week at Lakewood Ranch. Arthur Rutenberg, nearly 60 years removed from his first home-building experience, was being escorted around a...

The Family Business

In business, as in real estate, timing is critical -- especially when you mix the two. Derek Nelson was feeling the pressure of timing last summer, when the local Arthur Rutenberg Homes franchise was coming available with the retirement of M. Pete McNabb. Derek Nelson has...

Parade of Homes showcase zero-energy options

Barry Rutenberg and Associates, Inc. Press Release: 2011-04-09 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Raja Jaghab or Eric Swanson 13922 58th Street Clearwater, FL 33760 727-536-5900 ext 317 rjaghab@arhomes.com eswanson@arhomes.com Members of the Builders Assosiation of North Central Florida will host the 53rd annual Parade of Homes, which will boast new homes for prospective buyers beginning April...

Custom homes leader shows strong belief in south Charlotte's future

Arthur Rutenberg Homes is putting its faith and money behind the Queen City's housing market, as the custom home builder continues to expand its presence in south Charlotte. After moving regional offices to Ballantyne and opening a franchise in nearby Matthews, the national developer is making...

National Association of Home Builders

Barry Rutenberg, a Gainesville, FL based home builder and remodeler with more than 35 years of experience in the building industry, is the 2011 First Vice Chairman of the Board of the more than 160,000 member National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). Rutenberg is president of...

Building a Legacy

Barry Rutenberg chooses his words carefully and speaks softly, but he exudes a quiet energy and joyousness when he gets talking about homebuilding. That's no surprise, since it's been his life since he was a youngster. Rutenberg started by picking up trash at job sites for...

Arthur Rutenberg Homes is back in area as franchiser

Arthur Rutenberg Homes franchise recently began work on a new model in Crescent Resource's Springfield neighborhood in Fort Mill, S.C. The model should be ready by May - weather permitting. Leaders at both companies say the groundbreaking marks a hopeful start to the new year and...