Wednesday, August 16, 2017

NAI Realvest Negotiates New 5,000-SF Lease of Industrial Space in Sanford, FL

Allison Reynolds

Sanford, FL --- NAI Realvest recently negotiated a new lease agreement for 5,000 square feet of industrial space at 230 Power Court in Sanford. 

Allison Reynolds, vice president at NAI Realvest, negotiated the transaction representing the landlord Jesse Maxwell, III of Maitland.    

The new tenant is Storm Solutions of Central Florida a manufacturer and supplier of seamless gutters, soffit and facia. 

For more information about this release, please contact:

Larry Vershel or Beth Payan, Larry Vershel Communications Inc. 407-644-4142

Allison Reynolds, Vice President, NAI Realvest, 407-875-9989,

Robin L. Webb, CCIM, CHA, CHB, CRB, CPM, MRICS, Managing Director, NAI Realvest, 407-875-9989

Pulte Homes Plans Grand Opening Sept. 16 at Oviedo Park Terrace in Oviedo, FL With Luxury 3-Story Townhomes

Tristan Knop

OVIEDO, FL – Pulte Homes is now pre-selling three-story luxury townhomes at Oviedo Park Terrace, located at Oviedo Boulevard and Piazza Point. A grand opening for the 51-unit community is slated for Sept. 16.

The two, three and four-bedroom townhomes are available in four floor plans: The Rivington, The Hayward, The Briarcliff and The Avondale, according to Tristan Knop, marketing manager for Pulte’s North Florida Division.

Oviedo Park Terrace Townhomes, Oviedo, FL
“We’re excited to offer this unique opportunity to buy a townhome nestled in the heart of Oviedo,” Knop said. “And with its flexible space and open concepts, Oviedo Park Terrace will have homes suitable for families of all sizes.”

Square footage will range from 2,100 to 2,196 with optional bedrooms, dual suites and from between 2½ to 4½ baths. Pre-construction prices start at $288,990.

Less than one mile from State Road 434 and two miles from State Road 417, the intimate neighborhood will feature its own pool and cabana, with easy access to Center Lake Park, located across the street, which includes a playground, splash pad, dog park, lakeside promenade, amphitheater, paddleboard rental, and more.

For more information about the community, call 866-219-7658 or visit

For more information about this release, please contact:

Tristan Knop, Marketing, PulteGroup / North Florida Division, 407-661-1409

Larry Vershel or Beth Payan, Larry Vershel Communications Inc. 407-644-4142

Meritage Homes Closes on 200 Acres in Orlando to Develop New 700-Home Community

ORLANDO, FL — Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE: MTH), a leading U.S. homebuilder, announced plans to develop more than 200 acres in the Winter Park submarket of Orlando.

The new Meritage community, which will be named Hawk’s Crest, is located along Lake Howell off of Red Bug Lake Rd. and  E. Semoran Blvd.  Hawk’s Crest will include more than 700 lots for 250 townhomes and 458 single-family homes. 

 Lake access is among the gated community’s on-site amenities along with running and walking trails, resort-style pools and a community clubhouse.

Brian Kittle
“Hawk’s Crest caters to those looking for a health and wellness lifestyle with open outdoor spaces, lakefront views and resort-style amenities,” said Brian Kittle, Orlando division president of Meritage Homes. “We are excited to bring a much-needed supply of beautiful new homes to the market, and make Hawk’s Crest a long-awaited reality.”

Hawk’s Crest will offer four product lines ranging from approximately 1,600 to 5,200 square feet of living area. The new homes with from three to six bedrooms are expected to be priced from $260,000 to $635,000.

The homebuilder’s signature energy efficiency and home automation packages are standard features in every home. 

Meritage is consistently recognized as the industry leader in technologically advanced homebuilding, and is the first Central Florida builder to offer solar panels as an upgrade in all of its communities.  

By building healthier, cleaner, more efficient homes, Meritage helps deliver short- and long-term energy cost savings to its homeowners without compromising design.

Hawk’s Crest is one of 21 Meritage communities in the Orlando area. It will be built in phases and is expected to open for sales in late 2018 with the first closings projected for early 2019.

For more information, please contact:

  Larry Vershel or Beth Payan, Larry Vershel Communications Inc. 407-644-4142


NAI Realvest Negotiates $950,000 Sale of International Drive Site in Orlando, FL

Paul P. Partyka
ORLANDO, Fla.  – NAI Realvest recently negotiated the sale of a 9.07-acre parcel of vacant land on S. International Drive in Orlando for $950,000.00.

NAI Realvest Partner Paul P. Partyka, CCIM, MICP represented the seller, Southeastern Conference Association of Seventh Day Adventists, Inc. who sold the property to fund construction of new larger church in an Orlando location that’s to be determined.   .   

The buyer of the property, Alessandro Da Silva Oliveria of Windermere, Fla. was represented by Marcelo Cruz of Selecta Realty.  

For more information, please contact:

  Larry Vershel or Beth Payan, Larry Vershel Communications Inc. 407-644-4142

NAI Realvest Represents Belhaven University in New Office Lease in Downtown Orlando

Andrew 'Andy' McCaw
ORLANDO, FL -- NAI Realvest recently negotiated a new lease representing Belhaven University for office space at 801 N. Magnolia Ave. in downtown Orlando.

Andrew “Andy” McCaw, vice president of tenant representation at NAI Realvest negotiated the transaction on behalf of the tenant who leased the 1,106 office suite to establish a convenient centralized location for all marketing, student recruitment and on-line programs. This new location replaces the office classroom space it occupied at  its Vineland Road campus. 

The landlord of the 52,748 square foot building built in 1984 is Chugin (USA) Inc. represented by Brian Grandstaff and Brittany Morrison of Millenia Partners V, LLC.  

Belhaven University, based in Jackson, MS,  serves 5,000 students, and stands among select Christian colleges and universities with national influence, being repeatedly named one of “America’s 100 Best College Buys."

The University offers 70 areas of undergraduate study as well as a variety of Master Degree programs and Doctoral Degrees in education.

For more information, please contact:

  Larry Vershel or Beth Payan, Larry Vershel Communications Inc. 407-644-4142


Hold-Thyssen Negotiates Long-Term Restaurant Lease in New Port Richey, FL

Carol Kinnard

New Port Richey, Fla. --- Hold-Thyssen, LLC, a full service commercial real estate services firm with offices in Clearwater, recently negotiated a long-term lease of 1,560 square feet of retail/restaurant space at 7202 Massachusetts Ave. in New Port Richey.

Leasing Associates Carol Kinnard and Theresa Margaris located the tenant and negotiated the transaction on behalf of the owners/landlords, John H. and Christina Pimenidis / Kostas A. and Pauline Magganas. 

The new tenant SLCA Ventures Incorporated d/b/a Scotty’s Pizzeria, has been in operation in Pasco County for over 10 years and the Massachusetts Ave. restaurant is a new location for their business expansion. 

Theresa Margaris

While initial discussions with the tenant began a year ago, the transaction took less than one month from Letter of Intent to lease execution, according to Kinnard and Margaris.

Hold-Thyssen provides commercial property brokerage and leasing and management services to institutional and private investor clients nationwide.  The 40-year old firm’s current portfolio includes more than100 commercial properties throughout the United States.

For more information, please contact:

 Richard J. Fisher, Vice President/Investor Services, Hold-Thyssen, Inc., 813-880-7100 ext303

Robert P. Hold, Principal, Hold-Thyssen, Inc., 407-691-0505,

 Larry Vershel or Beth Payan, Larry Vershel Communications Inc. 407-644-4142