The Aurora showcased:
Best (detached) Single Family Home; Best Kitchen; Best Interior Detailing (including ceilings and trim work); Interior Merchandising; and, Landscape & Pool design. The Gulfview 2 was created by the architectural firm of Bassenian/Lagani. Creative Design Consultants designed the interior merchandising with the landscaping and pool design handled by Dunlap and Associates. This is the second award recognition in as many weeks for Sabal Homes’ Gulfview 2. In early July, it won the Grand Home award during the 2007 Parade of Homes. “We could not be more proud of and happy for our team at Sabal Homes,” commented Dawn Turner, marketing manager for FishHawk Ranch. FishHawk Ranch is located at FishHawk Boulevard off Lithia-Pinecrest Road, seven miles east of exit 250 (Gibsonton-Riverview) on Interstate 75. The information center and 18 model homes are open Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., and Sunday noon-6 p.m. For more information, please call (813) 685-7500. In Tampa Bay, Newland Communities created and built the award-winning communities of FishHawk Ranch, MiraBay and Covington Park. Two new communities are currently in the planning stages-Waterset in the Southshore area of Hillsborough County and Bexley Ranch in central Pasco County. Approximately 2500 new residents move to Newland Communities each year within the Tampa metro area. Newland Communities has been creating desirable, livable communities across the nation for nearly four decades. With expertise in creating a special sense of community, Newland Communities brings to life the unique history, culture and traditions of the land it develops. Newland Communities’ active and long-term approach to community creation and development delivers on its vision while responsibly managing its partners’ investment.