Written by Ronda Burson

North Fort Myers Custom Home

April 2016:  North Fort Myers, Florida – This custom home includes 2599 sq ft of living area and 1147 sq ft of covered porches (both front and back).  This 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home with inside laundry room consists of an owner’s suite with master bath, including walk in closets, shower, tub, double vanities and private toilet area.  2 guest bedrooms boast their own full private baths.  A powder room is conveniently located near the inside laundry room and the 1013 sq ft 3 car garage. Enter the front double doors into a Great Room, continue to the kitchen and breakfast area and exit to the back porch through one of the 2 french doors.  The home site was cleared and well and septic tank was installed.

Written by Ronda Burson

Buckingham Custom Home

June 2015: Fort Myers, Florida –  Custom 2 bedroom, 2 bath home in Buckingham.  A coffered ceiling will enhance the master suite and great room.  The kitchen is complete with a walk-in pantry and bar that is open to the great room and separate dining area. The 1652 square foot living area also includes an office and inside laundry room. A covered lanai, front entryway and garage make this a 2428 square foot home.  The home site was cleared and well and septic was installed and driveway poured.

Written by Chrissy Carter

Impact Fees Going Up Soon!

We originally posted about this in 2013 when it took effect. The 80% reduction in impact fees for all new construction in Lee County is set to expire on 3/13/15. What does that mean for you? If you apply for a building permit after 3/13/15, expect to pay an additional $10,000 just to obtain your permit. If you were thinking about building a new house in 2015, give us a call today239-940-2250

Written by Bethany Carter

Now is the time to build!





If you have been holding off on building due to the crushing impact fees, we have good news. The Lee County Commissioners voted to reduce impact fees by 80%!  No, that is not a typo. This measure took effect March 13th and will expire on March 13, 2015. 

What does an 80% impact fee reduction mean to you?  It means the cost of building just got more affordable:












If you’ve been on the fence about building on your lot, the cost just went down significantly.  Whether you already have plans or you are just beginning to explore your options, give us a call today.  We’d love to build your new dream home!

Written by Bethany Carter

September 2009: Custom Home

September 2009 Fort Myers, FL – Olde Florida Contracting, Inc. was the contractor for the Roszell family’s custom Cracker-Style home in Buckingham. Work commence September 21, 2009p; two weeks ahead of schedule. As part of the scope of work, Olde Florida Contracting, Inc. was responsible for:

» Plan creation coordination
» Permitting and review
» Code compliance for Lee County & State of FL
» Subcontractor procurement & agreements
» On site supervision and subcontractor coordination

Completed: Scheduled for April 2010, completed January 2010


Windmill Village Exterior
Written by Bethany Carter

August 2007: Windmill Village

Windmill Village Clubhouse

March 2007 Punta Gorda, FL – While working for Gary Wilkes, Inc. Jacob Carter was the Assistant Builder for the Windmill Village Clubhouse. This 10,000+SF clubhouse was a replacement for the one destroyed by Hurricane Charlie in 2004. It also serves as a hurricane shelter for the residents of Windmill Village.

Completed: August 2007

Written by Bethany Carter

May 2006: Condos

Moody River Coach & Carriage Homes

May 2006 North Fort Myers, FL – While working for Meritage Homes, Inc. Jacob Carter was a Builder Supervisor in the multi-family division for Moody River Estates. Over a year and a half period, he completed over 60 units, 10 with ZERO defects.

Completed: January 2007