Arthur Rutenberg Homes Blog

How to Have a Million Dollar Garden in a Small Space

Sometimes the process of decorating your luxury home with an equally luxurious garden means thinking small, and targeting specific ideas and themes. For example, you may want beautiful perennial flowers along the front of your home. You may want a small track of herbs or...

How to Create a Luxury Outdoor Living Room

Create a Luxury Outdoor Living Room Do you need a special place to escape from the stresses of everyday life? Do you want a comfortable and carefree spot to entertain family and friends? An open-air living room just might be the answer, acting as an exotic...

Professional baseball player sells $1 million Lakewood Ranch mansion

Here's a great article about one of our homes that was one of the first million dollar homes built in this community by Derek Nelson! A Major League baseball player sells the first-ever million-dollar home ever sold in Lakewood Ranch sold  for $1.8 million. The Arthur Rutenberg...

How to Put Together A Luxurious Last Minute 4th of July Party

How to Put Together a Luxurious Last Minute Fourth of July Party For anyone that is used to the finer things in life, parties can be lavishly extravagant affairs, particularly when celebrating freedom in the nation that made it all possible. A Fourth of July should...

6 Things You Must Know to Build a Custom Home

Building can be an exciting experience with a very rewarding outcome—your luxurious new home. However, a custom home is a major investment. Educating yourself on the process helps ensure your money, time, and energy are well spent, and that critical details aren't overlooked. From financing...

Celebrate the Summer Season by Accessorizing Your Home

When people think of the summer, they think of bustling barbecues, vivacious vacations, meaningful memories, and the warmth of the season's blaze, but certainly nothing blasé. In this time of year, the sun's radiant rays illuminate our homes and yards. They cast away the shadows of spring...

Featured Plan – The Bristol 1300

The Bristol 1300 Living Area: 3954 Under Roof: 5690 Width: 75 Depth: 61 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Half Baths: 2 Stories: 2 Great Room Den Bonus Room   ...

Long day? Well, at least you have a soaker tub...

3 healthy high end recipes you must make to impress your guests

3 healthy high end recipes you need to know for this weekend to impress your guests. When you have a luxury home, your guests expect the food you serve to be as luxurious as your home. These healthy recipes are designed to be easy, yet serve as a showcase...

Arthur Rutenberg Homes Captiva Model Wins Parade of Home Award

The TAMPA Bay Builders Association Parade of Homes announced the Captiva Model home was a Winner in its price class at the 2015 Parade of Homes. The winners were announced at the annual Parade Banquet with over 200 members and guests in attendance. The Parade of Homes took...