New Home Construction Hard Hat Tour 1-16-13

Interested in seeing new home construction in progress? Join SandStar on January 16 for our monthly "Hard Hat Tour". Walk the site, hear about the construction process, the products being used and have your questions answered. Open to all and of particular interest to realtors and prospective home buyers. Save the date and most importantly, [...]

By |January 2nd, 2013|New Home Construction, Punta Gorda|0 Comments

Ground Breaking – New Lotus Model – Burnt Store Meadows

  Lotus Model       Pouring the footer   Jim Sanders, Arthur & Barry Rutenberg               We broke ground for our new Burnt Store Meadows model...the "Lotus"...a few weeks ago. We had an impromptu visit from Barry & Arthur Rutenberg who enjoyed [...]

By |December 13th, 2012|Model Homes, New Home Construction, Punta Gorda, Real Estate|0 Comments

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

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

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

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

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

Fabulous Outdoor Living Area Customized to Fit Lot

This home is a spectacular showcase of just how we can customize one of our already fabulous homeplans to fit a specific lot. Start with our Coquina V plan, and then adjust for the lot and customers needs. Inside the ‘expansion’ offered great additional storage areas, an ensuite guest room, and views abounding from almost [...]

Welcome to Sand Star Homes in Punta Gorda, FL

Welcome to the Arthur Rutenberg-SandStar Homes blog! We'd like to introduce you to the members of our Team and to our little area of Paradise. The owners of the Arthur Rutenberg-SandStar Homes franchise in Punta Gorda, FL are Jim Sanders, President and Larry Sandles, Vice President. They have been in the FL new construction business in [...]