New Arthur Rutenberg/SandStar Lotus Model Home – Coming Soon

Coming Soon... Our  New LOTUS Model Opening in Burnt Store Meadows early in 2013, the Lotus model, at a conservative price point (based on limited choices & options) will allow more people the enjoyment of owning an Arthur Rutenberg/SandStar home. We took a simple idea and added a lifetime of experience...high quality, value-designed homes, at [...]

By |December 6th, 2012|FL, Model Homes, New Home Construction, Punta Gorda, Real Estate|0 Comments

Meet Susan Moore, New Sales Associate

Susan is a licensed realtor and certified elementary school teacher. She graduated from the University of Central Florid with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration. After several years of teaching, she decided to make the change and the change brought her to Arthur Rutenberg/SandStar Homes. Susan is looking forward to helping folks build their dream [...]

By |November 9th, 2012|Model Homes, New Home Construction, Punta Gorda|0 Comments

Rutenberg/SandStar Luau – Great Success!

If you didn't have a chance to stop by our Luau last night you missed a great time. The food was delicious, the steel pan music by Mark Dupuy fantastic and the conversation and networking...superb! Teresa Mc Carthy, Senior Sales Associate, and her crew did a great job in putting the event together. We hope [...]

By |October 18th, 2012|FL, Model Homes, New Home Construction, Punta Gorda|0 Comments

Pig Roast – Luau Party – Save the Date!

You're Invited! Mark the date on Your Calendar! Who? Everyone! Clients, Friends, Realtors, Potential Clients... What? Pig Roast Luau Party Where? At our Arthur Rutenberg/SandStar Homes award winning "Coquina" Model 5025 Bal Harbor Blvd, Punta Gorda, FL 33950 When? Wednesday, October 17th     5pm - 7pm Food, beer, fru-fru drinks and fun! Steel pan music by [...]

Low Interest Rates – Best time to Buy!

Interest rates, factoring in inflation, puts us near a 0% interest rate…couldn’t be a better time to make the move to a new home or purchase that vacation home you‘ve always dreamed of. Your little piece of Paradise is waiting for you in beautiful Punta Gorda, FL. Please stop by our award winning Coquina model [...]

By |September 19th, 2012|Model Homes, New Home Construction, Punta Gorda, Real Estate|0 Comments

New Home Market Turning

As the market recovers we are seeing more new construction beginning in Punta Gorda,  Charlotte County and even areas beyond.  Pricing and demand go hand in hand so we are starting to see rising costs in the various construction products used to build a home.  Now is definitely the time to buy and beat the [...]

By |August 22nd, 2012|New Home Construction, Punta Gorda, Real Estate|0 Comments

SandStar Gold Cup Winner for Excellent Customer Service

The 21st annual Arthur Rutenberg Homes Pride In Partnership awards dinner was held June 19th at the Hilton Carillon Park in St. Petersburg. Awards were presented to ARH franchisees and vendor partners who exhibited noteworthy performances during the past year. The Builder Gold Cup Award went to Jim Sanders and Larry Sandles of SandStar Homes.  [...]

By |July 26th, 2012|Model Homes, New Home Construction, Punta Gorda|0 Comments

Thank You! Art with Art Event Success!

  On behalf of your hostesses, Teresa McCarthy for Arthur Rutenberg Homes and Karen Brown of Five Star Realty, we would like to extend a warm "Thank You" to all our friends that participated in the "Art with Art" fundraiser for the Visual Art Center's Student Scholarship Program on June 19th. It truly was a [...]

By |July 11th, 2012|FL, Model Homes, New Home Construction, Punta Gorda|0 Comments

Good News! PUNTA GORDA #7 In Rising Real Estate Market

          Photo...Punta Gorda, Fla., train station via Flickr/M. Keefe   Zillow Home Value Index                        $117,800* Year-over-year change in ZHVI (%)        3.5%* Punta Gorda #7 of Top 10 rising real estate markets in May as featured in Inman News® INMAN NEWS May's top 10 rising real estate markets Recovery front-runner Phoenix and [...]

By |June 26th, 2012|Punta Gorda, Real Estate, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Custom Designed Charleston Revival

Arthur Rutenberg/SandStar Homes specializes in custom homes built to reflect your style. This totally custom home is designed in the Charleston Revival style. It's a great showcase that exemplifies how we can use your "ideas" to create the perfect home for your family. The exterior features a beautiful entry that makes you think you are [...]

By |June 22nd, 2012|FL, New Home Construction, Outdoor Living, Pools, Punta Gorda|0 Comments