FL Star completes move-in ready home at Sapphire Cove

FL Star has completed construction of the Egret II, a new move-in ready home within Sapphire Cove, an intimate new residential community being developed off Collier Boulevard in South Naples.

“The Egret II is one of the two-story designs available at Sapphire Cove,” said Gary Hains, vice president of FL Star, developer of the community. “This spacious design includes a complete suite with private bath on the second level and a generous loft, which can be used to create private living space for an extended family or as additional recreational amenity for the entire family. It is a flexible design with appeal for a variety of lifestyles.”

The Egret II is an innovative design with four bedrooms, three full baths, a study and the upstairs loft in 3,001 air-conditioned square feet. With covered entry, two-car garage and covered outdoor living area, the home has 3,966 sqaure feet under roof.

The great rooms plan includes a designer island kitchen with space for casual dining, quartz countertops, upgraded cabinets and adjacent dining area. The living area features triple sliding glass doors opening to the spacious screeened outdoor living area, complete with pool and jacuzzi. The master suite opens off a private hallway and includes his and hers walk-in closets, a bath with twin vanities, quartz countertops, a free-standing soaking tub, separate walk-in shower and private water closet.

In this split plan, two guest rooms are located on the opposite side of the home and share a full bath. The study is conveniently located at the front of the home, providing the perfect space for a home office or a quiet retreat.

This move-in ready home is priced at $559,900. Pricing for the Egret II design begins from $472,900 and is available for viewing. To preview the community, visit the Sapphire Cove welcome center within the clubhouse, located on Lord’s Way off Collier Boulevard. Online visit SapphireCoveNaples.com.

Sapphire Cove offers a selection of eight home plans with both single-story and two-story designs, ranging from a spacious home with three bedrooms plus a study in 1,915 square feet to an expansive plan with four bedrooms and three and one-half baths in 3,178 square feet.

Designed as an intimate community, Sapphire Cove’s 30-acre site will include only 75 single-family homes on generous lots measuring 57 feet wide by 140 feet deep. The community is bordered by a preserve and is centered around a 3-acre lake fringed with native grasses and vegetation.

Sapphire Cove is being developed by an affiliate of FL Star. At the helm of FL Star, a conglomerate of real estate entities, are David E. Torres and Gary Hains. Other projects by FL Star include Milano Lakes, a luxury apartment community also located off Collier Boulevard in Naples, and Arrowhead Reserve, a community of single-family homes in Immokalee. FL Star is building single-family homes in Golden Gate Estates.

FL Star announces plans for Golden Gate Estates homes

FL Star, a Southwest Florida real estate development and management group, has announced that the company has reeived permits for nine new homes to be built in Golden Gate Estates.

“We have received a great deal of interest in the homes that we are currently building in Golden Gate Estates, and the demand for homes in this desirable area is growing,” said Gary Hains, vice president of FL Star. “We have purchased sites in the area north of Oil Well Road to the east and west of Everglades.”

Hains said that the homes that will be built include a selection from the company’s collection of designs to meet the lifestyle needs of a variety of families. Plans selected range from a spacious three-bedroom plus study, two-bath plan with 1,610 air-conditioned square feet to an expansive design with four bedrooms, a study and three baths in 2,574 air-conditioned square feet.

Priced from the upper $200,000s to the lower $300,000s, the homes will be constructed by FL Star Construction, LLC, and will include luxurious finishes such as granite countertops, undermount sinks, stainless appliances and tile in the living areas. Construction is expected to begin later this month with completion in the fall.

For more information contact Gary Hains, FL Star Development, email gary@Fl-star.com. For information about other FL Star projects, visit www.fl-star.com. The company’s current projects include Milano Lakes, a luxury apartment community located off Collier Boulevard in Naples, Sapphire Cove, a new community of single-family homes also located off Collier Boulevard, and Arrowhead Reserve, a community of single-family homes in Immokalee. FL Star Construction is currently building Botanika, a new condominium community at Bonita Fairways in Bonita Springs.

FL Star is a conglomerate of real estate entities headed by David E. Torres and Gary Hains, who offer more than 40 years of combined experience in the construction industry. FL Star also provides management services for commercial and industrial buildings for real estate owners and condominium associations including maintenance, collection of rents and financial reporting.

Sapphire Cove opens for sales in South Naples

With the first models complete and the clubhouse nearing completion, developers have opened sales at Sapphire Cove, a new residential community being developed off Collier Boulevard in South Naples.

“It is exciting to unveil this new community in the vibrant area of South Naples,” said David E. Torres, developer and principal in FL Star. “Sapphire Cove is particularly suited to the lifestyles of both family-oriented and active adults who will enjoy all of the activities that are available in this most desirable area as well as the pleasures of an intimate community.”

When complete, the 30-acre site of Sapphire Cove will include only 75 single-family homes on generous lots measuring 57 feet wide by 140 feet deep. The community is bordered by a preserve and is centered around a 3-acre lake fringed with native grasses and vegetation.

A selection of eight home plans are designed to meet the lifestyle of every family. Single-story and two-story designs are available, ranging from a spacious home with two bedrooms with a study in 2,041 square feet to an expansive plan with four bedrooms and three and one-half baths in 3,178 square feet. Each home includes the most desirable interior finishes, such as granite countertops, undermount sinks and stainless steel appliances. A swimming pool is available as an option. State-of-the-art construction and attention to detail by FL Star Construction assures each home is of the highest quality.

“The Cedar Key is being shown as a furnished model to give future residents a sample of the quality of our homes as well as the options available to them,” Torres said. “The home features a contemporary open floor plan with a spacious great room, dining area and island kitchen, perfect for family life or entertaining guests.”

The Cedar Key includes three bedrooms plus a study and three full baths and a powder room, which doubles as a pool bath. The master suite offers two walk-in closets, a double vanity, soaking tub, separate shower and private water closet. The master suite has its own private entry to the outdoor living area and pool.

The Cedar Key has 2,619 square feet of air-conditioned living space and with two-car garage and covered lanai, the home encompasses 3,535 total square feet.

“We have additional homes that are move-in ready, providing visitors to the community a sampling of other home styles that area available within Sapphire Cove,” Torres said.

The heart of Sapphire Cove activity will be the community clubhouse, where neighbors may gather to enjoy a rigorous workout in the state-of-the-art fitness center, challenging yoga or a refreshing swim in the resort-style pool.

“The location of Sapphire Cove offers residents an abundance of enrichment and educational opportunities in addition to those on site,” Torres said. “Nearby Serenity Park and the Collier Boulevard bike trail provide options for the outdoor enthusiast. The 80-acre campus of Florida Southwestern State College is just down the road, where residents may take a course or simply enjoy sports or a performance. And for medical care, Physicians Regional Hospital and an array of other medical facilities are located right on Collier Boulevard. There is literally something for everyone.”

To preview the community, visit the Sapphire Cove welcome center within the clubhouse, located on Lord’s Way off Collier Boulevard. For a private showing, contact Jim Borden at 239.451.8153, email jim@fl-star.com. For more information, visit the Sapphire Cove website, SapphireCoveNaples.com.

Sapphire Cove moves toward opening

With site work in process and model permits secured, developers are moving toward the start of construction in early 2018 for Sapphire Cove, a new residential community being developed off Collier Boulevard in South Naples.

“We are excited that Sapphire Cove is nearing the point where visitors will begin to see the results of months of preparation,” said David E. Torres, developer and principal in Lord’s Way 30 LLC, an affiliate of FL Star. “This community will complement the residential neighborhoods and commercial entities that are making this part of Naples a vibrant and most desirable area.”

Sapphire Cove is an intimate community designed to appeal to a mixture of family-oriented and active adult lifestyles. The 30-acre site will include only 75 single-family homes on lots measuring 57 feet wide by 140 feet deep. The community is bordered by a preserve and is centered around a 3-acre lake fringed with native grasses and vegetation.

“We have created a selection of eight home plans that are designed to accommodate the needs and lifestyle of a variety of families,” Torres noted. “Single-story and two-story designs are available, ranging from a home with two bedrooms and a study in 2,041 square feet to an expansive plan with four bedrooms and three-and-one-half baths in 3,178 square feet.”

Each home includes interior finishes, such as granite counter tops, undermount sinks and stainless steel appliances. A swimming pool is available as an option. State-of-the-art construction and attention to detail by Fl Star Construction assures each home is of the highest quality.

The heart of Sapphire Cove activity will be the community clubhouse with a fitness center and a resort-style pool.

“The location of Sapphire Cove offers residents an abundance of enrichment and educational opportunities in addition to those on site,” Torres said. “Nearby Serenity Park and the Collier Boulevard bike trail provide options for the outdoor enthusiast. The 80-acre campus of Florida Southwestern State College is just down the road, where residents may take a course or simply enjoy sports or a performance. And for medical care, Physicians Regional Hospital and an array of other medical facilities are located right on Collier Boulevard. There is literally something for everyone.”

Construction of the first models at Sapphire Cove is expected to begin in the first quarter of 2018. The property is part of the Hacienda Lakes Community Development District and is accessed via the Lord’s Way, ½-mile east of Collier Boulevard, north of Rattlesnake-Hammock Road.

Contact Gary Hains at Gary@Fl-star.com for information.

Sapphire Cove is being developed by an affiliate of FL Star. Other projects by FL Star include Milano Lakes, a luxury apartment community off Collier Boulevard, and Arrowhead Reserve, a community of single-family homes in Immokalee.

FL Star also provides management services for commercial and industrial buildings for real estate owners and condominium associations including maintenance, collection of rents and financial reporting.

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Work underway for new community of Sapphire Cove

Site work is underway for Sapphire Cove, a new residential community being developed off Collier Boulevard in South Naples. The 30-acre site is planned to include 75 single-family lots measuring 57 feet wide by 140 feet deep.

“At this point, clearing and blasting have been completed and installation of underground utilities has commenced,” said David E. Torres, developer and principal in Lord’s Way 30 LLC. “This community will complement the residential neighborhoods and commercial entities that are making this part of Naples a vibrant and most desirable area.”

Sapphire Cove is designed to appeal to a mixture of family-oriented and active adult lifestyles. Planned amenities will include a community clubhouse and a resort-style swimming pool. Approximately 3.5 acres of the property are being set aside as a nature preserve in addition to a lake of about the same size.

Construction of homes is expected to begin late this year. The property is part of the Hacienda Lakes Community Development District and is accessed via the Lord’s Way, approximately ½-mile east of Collier Boulevard.

For information about Sapphire Cove, contact David E. Torres by email david@flstardevelopment.com.

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