Real Estate Briefs 10-4
October 4, 2019


Cape Coldwell Banker agents, Sunbelt Title hold Homes for Dogs event

Staff and real estate agents with Coldwell Banker's Cape Coral Office and Sunbelt Title, along with event partner Gulf Coast Humane Society in Lee County, held their annual Homes for Dogs pet adoption event during National Pet Adoption Weekend. Several dogs were adopted, and attendees donated more than $3,000 worth of supplies purchased at Publix and Dollar Tree for Gulf Coast Humane Society to help run the facility throughout the year.

Attendees also donated more than $500 in cash to Coldwell Banker CARES Foundation, which will be donated to the Gulf Coast Humane Society.

McCartney joins the Raso Realty Team in Cape

The Raso Realty Team has announced that Michael McCartney has joined its real estate group in Cape Coral.

As a licensed marine contractor for more than 30 years, McCartney has built the area's premier boat docks, seawalls, boat lifts and numerous other waterfront projects. He understands the many regulations and permit requirements imposed on coastal areas and how to navigate through the regulatory maze. With a thorough understanding of marine construction methods, he a pro when it comes to evaluating a property to make sure it's right for you. With that experience, he knows the positives and pitfalls of waterfront properties here in paradise.

As a long-time and active Southwest Florida resident, he knows the community and is committed to helping homeowners and future homeowners find the right waterfront home for their specific needs.

For more information about the Raso Realty Team, located at 4812 Cape Coral St., Cape Coral, call 239- 542-2254 or visit

Haynie joins GATES Construction as senior superintendent

GATES Construction is pleased to announce the addition of Ben Haynie as senior superintendent. Haynie is responsible for daily onsite supervision of GATES' projects, including quality control, safety, security, project close out, and transition planning.

Haynie has over 37 years of construction experience with a wide variety of project types such as commercial, industrial, hospitality, retail construction and much more.

He will be based out of GATES Construction's Headquarters in Bonita Springs.

For over 25 years, GATES Construction has provided award-winning construction management, general contracting and design-build services throughout the Southeast United States and Latin America. Its diverse portfolio of commercial, multi-family, industrial, healthcare and club and hospitality projects showcases numerous landmarks constructed over the past quarter of a century. GATES serves its clients from offices in Bonita Springs, Sarasota and Palm Beach Gardens. For more information on GATES Construction, call 239-593-3777 or visit the website at

Stevens Construction Inc. adds Moore

Scott Moore has joined Stevens Construction as director of operations, announced Mark Stevens, president.

Moore manages the construction program for Stevens Construction's South Florida office. Leading the project management and field teams, Moore ensures projects achieve client's budget, schedule and quality goals. Moore is also responsible for guiding the company's safety program, standard operating procedures and assisting in project development.

With a 30-year career serving as the contractor, field architect and the owner's representative, Moore has managed more than $1 billion in construction including multiple projects at Shell Point Retirement Community and Manatee Memorial Hospital.

With offices in Fort Myers, Tampa and Orlando, Stevens Construction specializes in providing construction management, general contracting and consulting services to clients and design professionals. Other services include site and design team selection, budgeting, project scheduling, permitting, cost and quality control and warranty service. The company builds healthcare, commercial and hospitality facilities. For information, visit or call 239-936-9006.

GMA Architects & Planners completes new building design for Legacy Dental Studio

GMA Architects & Planners has completed the building design for Legacy Dental Studio, a new 3,033-square-foot dental office on New Brittany Boulevard in Fort Myers.

The building presents a residential scale, with exterior finishes featuring an exposed wood beam entry feature, stone veneer and metal roof. Interior finishes include a soothing color palette, raised panel wood doors with wood casings, plantation style shutters and comfortable furnishings.

Six state-of-the-art dental bays are equipped with the latest equipment, featuring custom casework to enhance workflow and staff efficiency. In addition, staff and office consultation areas, a high-end cosmetic dental laboratory and a full-service refreshment bar provide a balance of calming patient experience combined with patient care.

Since 1981, GMA Architects has been one of Southwest Florida's leading architectural design firm. Earning recognition from the American Institute of Architects-Florida Southwest, Florida Home Builders Association and the Lee Building Industry Association, the firm has provided award-winning architectural and interior design services for a broad range of clients in the public and private sectors, including several leading area developers.

For more information, call 239-275-0225 or visit

Studio+ collects 1,000 donations for hurricane relief in Bahamas

Studio+, an architecture and Interior design firm, has collected nearly 1,000 donations for The Bahamas at its September barbeque. All items will be donated to Naples Organizing Bahamas Support organized by the Hardy Family to go towards Hurricane Dorian recovery efforts. Donations include children's shoes, bottled water, diapers, tarps, non-perishable food, backpacks, school supplies, and other items to help in the recovery from Hurricane Dorian.

Items were donated by Studio+ team members, clients and partners.

The Studio+ Fort Myers office is located at 12271 Towne Lake Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33913.

For more information, call 239-476-8888 or visit

Weichert joins Weichert, Realtors - Agency ONE

Weichert, Realtors - Agency ONE, located in Fort Myers, this week announce that Realtor Ashley Weichert has joined their team. She will be assisting home buyers and sellers in Fort Myers and the surrounding areas with all their real estate needs.

Weichert joins a team of knowledgeable and dedicated agents at Weichert, Realtors - Agency ONE, which brings many years of combined real estate experience to their clients. She is a member of the Royal Palm Coast Realtor Association, the Florida Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors.

In addition to being a licensed real estate agent, Weichert also holds multiple undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Virginia, George Mason University and Yale University.

Weichert lives in Fort Myers.

Weichert, Realtors - Agency ONE is an independently owned and operated Weichert affiliate. The company serves Cape Coral, Fort Myers, Naples and surrounding areas in Southwest Florida.

For more information about the company, located at 8191 College Parkway, Suite 206, in Fort Myers, contact Megan Eister at 239-415-6500 or visit


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