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quattro at naples square - naples fl

The latest residential building to come to Naples Square is quickly attracting interest from new buyers and even some who already reside in other buildings in the community. Quattro at Naples Square buyers are no doubt attracted to the enticing downtown location and its amenities, but it’s the appeal of larger residences that has many shopping for a home in Quattro.

As the fourth building at Naples Square, buyers are drawn to Quattro for its sizeable floor plans, which are said to be considerably larger than those found in the property’s original three buildings. That has some making the decision to upgrade to one of Quattro’s 64 new residences.

Many of Quattro’s ten floor plans have been designed to live more like a single-family home than a

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aqualane shores - naples fl

While some buyers are drawn to the security of gated communities, there are certainly some great properties that sit within non-gated communities in Naples. These types of communities sometimes offer homebuyers more flexibility and fewer rules and regulations. Although you might think of gated communities being the place to find large homes and properties, some of the most exclusive and expensive homes in Naples actually sit in non-gated communities. Many of them are found to the west of US 41.

Aqualane Shores

Exclusive Aqualane Shores is known for its deep-water canals and its easy access to some of the best shopping and dining destinations in Naples. As one of the first locations to be developed in the Naples area, some homes in this

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quattro at naples square - naples fl

For the combination of downtown living and onsite amenities, you cannot beat the available options at Quattro. Within walking distance of virtually everything in Downtown Naples, Quattro offers a front row seat to boutique shopping, dining and luxurious home designs.

As the fourth building of Naples Square, Quattro brings some exciting new options to the thriving area. People are drawn to the community as much for its private and shared amenities as they are for its location.

Residents of Quattro enjoy an amenity deck, complete with a swimming pool, hot tub, lounge chairs and cabanas. You will also find grilling areas, a covered bar and a fire pit with extra seating.

In addition, the owner’s club room at Quattro offers another bar area plus a

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tin city - naples flPhoto: Todd Van Hoosear

With dozens of unique shops, waterfront dining and water-based activities, Tin City is an ideal spot for locals and visitors alike in Naples. While it’s a fun place to visit these days, it’s hard to believe Tin City once served a very different role in Naples.

This part of the waterfront was originally settled by pioneers in the 1800s. Tourists, investors and snowbirds eventually followed. By the 1920s, the original Tin City began greeting its visitors, with a unique location right alongside the Gordon River.

The descriptive name “Tin City” comes from the buildings and their tin roofs. The rustic buildings were used at that time as a busy center for oyster processing, clam shelling and boat building. They also served as

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eleven eleven central - napes fl

Expect to find an array of luxury features as plans push ahead for Phase II of Eleven Eleven Central in Downtown Naples. The Ronto Group recently detailed the floor plans and some of the private inclusions new buyers will find.

Phase II of Eleven Eleven Central includes your choice of nine different floor plans. Those designs range from around 1,400 to 2,500 square feet of living space.

Priced from the high $600,000s, there are also some units within Phase II priced well above $1 million. New buyers can expect to find an island kitchen, walk-in closets and a covered balcony.

Options range from two- to three-bedrooms, with some of the floor plans also including a den. The homes of Phase II will also feature Bosch appliances and a Jacuzzi

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mangrove bay - naples fl

The opening of a highly anticipated Wellness Center makes the latest addition to Mangrove Bay in Naples. Perched right along the Gordon River in Old Naples, Mangrove Bay pairs waterfront living with the enjoyment of newer construction homes.

While wellness centers typically offer a range of health-related services, the newly opened Mangrove Bay Wellness Center features a fitness center, concierge office and a resident lounge. The center also offers a viewing deck and a paddleboard/kayak storage area for residents.

In addition, the property offers a furnished Dock Pavilion for classes and social gatherings. The new center only complements the private residences of Mangrove Bay. Each home in the community offers up its own private boat slip, as

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850 central naples fl

Construction is underway in Midtown Naples for the new Eight Fifty Central residential development. The three-story condo building will eventually offer your choice of nearly two-dozen condos, along with some ground-level retail and office space.

Crews officially broke ground on the stylish new condo project in October. The condos of 850 Central are expected to include open floor plans with high ceilings and light filled interiors.

Prospective residents can also expect to find two- and three-bedroom floor plans, with around 1,300 to 1,800 square feet of living space. Conceptual drawings of the new construction building show large private terraces and relaxing shared community space.

The 850 Central condo building will also offer its residents

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naples square - naples fl

More and more condo buyers are beginning to experience the true mystique of Quattro at Naples Square. This walkable and bikeable community marks the final phase of Naples Square, highlighted by a maintenance free, luxury lifestyle in one of the most exciting locations in the Naples area.

The Naples Square community has already transformed living in Downtown Naples. Not only does the area help connect up 5th Avenue to the Design District and Bayfront, but it also makes it easy for area residents to further enjoy everything the downtown area has to offer just steps from home.

Found at Goodlette-Frank Road and 5th Avenue South, Quattro is said to offer up some of the largest condos in Downtown Naples. In fact, these single-level condos are so large

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naples pet friendly new construction

For new construction with a pet-friendly environment, you’ll find several options in Naples. From dog parks to an array of added amenities, some of the newest Naples communities have it all.

Talis Park

One good option for pet owners is Talis Park. The new community is great for families, including those family members of the four-legged variety. The Talis Park dog park is a great space for pet owners and their pets to unwind. Talis Park also offers access to golf, bocce ball and social activities, plus tennis courts, a lap pool and a clubhouse. With a range of price points too, you’re sure to find a lot of variety when you choose from one of the many available floor plans in Talis Park.

Naples Square

Right in Downtown Naples, Naples

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David & Jerri Hoffman - Naples FL

Old Naples is in the midst of change, thanks in large part to one visionary family. After vacationing in Naples in the past, David and Jerri Hoffmann decided to move to the city a few years ago.

Since then they’ve made a major investment in the area. Their company is now the city’s largest commercial property owner and landlord. Local leaders credit them for driving more and more people to the downtown area.

The family holds a majority ownership in Fifth Avenue South and Third Street South commercial real estate. They also recently acquired Hertz Arena and the Florida Everblades, and they’re not finished yet.

The Hoffmanns say they want to create a unified hospitality environment, with the goal of turning Southwest Florida into a virtual

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